"This whole world is wild at heart and weird on top"
As a huge fan of Pieces, I had to check out this film from Juan Piquer Simon first. When a group of teenage punks score a bag of cocaine and end up shooting a police officer, they need a place to hide out until everything cools off. To solve this, they take an aging magician and his daughter hostage and make their way to their old mansion, which happens to be hiding a dangerous occult secret. The film poster…
John Wick, released on October 17, constitutes a major comeback for Keanu Reeves, who has not had a very well-received film since The Matrix. Newcomer directors David Leitch and Chad Stahelski provide a no nonsense revenge film that knows exactly what its audience wants.
The directors have no experience being in charge of a film. Their experience is primarily in stunts, which is easy to tell, considering the medley crazy things that Keanu Reeves does onscreen during the film. More…
Interstellar, the latest film from Christopher Nolan (The Dark Knight), may not be the director’s most complete film, but the sheer scale and visual aspects of the film make it more than worth the time. The film clocks in at a huge 169 minutes, yet the pace is kept up beautifully throughout.
The film begins with Cooper, a former pilot (Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club), in a world that can barely sustain the human population. When he stumbles across the…