Pixels (2015)

What did I like? The funny one-liners between Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Josh Gad, and Michelle Monaghan. I was one of the few in the full theatre who had a chuckle here and there, but this humour was far from what we have come to expect from the gang. Their future does not look bright … More Pixels (2015)

Southpaw (2015)

What did I like? I can’t hide my emotions for this movie because that’s how powerful and amazing it was, Southpaw made me cry like five times. This story is heart breaking, raw, moving, and captivating. When the film was reaching it’s very climatic ending, in the middle of the ring, I had to remind … More Southpaw (2015)

Spy (2015)

release date: 5 June 2015 (Canada)  run time: 120 mins rated: 14A considered: Action, Comedy, Crime director: Paul Feig starring: Jude Law, Raad Rawi, Melissa McCarthy, Jessica Chaffin, Miranda Hart, Sam Richardson, Katie Dippold, Jaime Pacheco, Romain Apelbaum, Rose Byrne, Richard Brake, Steve Bannos, Morena Baccarat, Jason Statham, Carlos Ponce movie summary: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the … More Spy (2015)

Jurassic World (2015)

release date: 12 June 2015 (Canada)  run time: 124 mins rated: PG considered: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi director: Colin Trevorrow starring: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Nick Robinson, Vincent D’Onofrio, Ty Simpkins, Ifffan Khan, Jake Johnson, Omar Sy, BD Wong, Judy Greer, Lauren Lapkus, Brian Tee, Katie McGrath, Andy Buckley, Eric Edelstein movie summary: Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar … More Jurassic World (2015)

Film Club: Snowpiercer

In the May 2015 edition of Film Club, we discussed the sci-fi movie Snowpiercer, directed by Joon-ho Bong. Check out what the group thought of this action packed movie about the last remaining humans on earth, who happen to be aboard a non-stop train that circles the frozen tundras of the globe. Film Club: Snowpiercer

San Andreas (2015)

release date: 28 May 2015 (Canada)  run time: 114 mins rated: PG considered: Action, Drama, Thriller director: Brad Peyton starring: Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino, Alexandra Daddario, Colton Haynes, Ioan Gruffudd, Archie Panjabi, Paul Giamatti, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Art Parkinson, Will Yun Lee, Susan Minoque, Todd Williams, Matt Gerald, Alec Utgoff, Marissa Neitling movie summary: In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper … More San Andreas (2015)

Run All Night (2015)

release date: 13 March 2015 (Canada) run time: 114 mins rated: 14A considered: Action, Crime, Drama director: Jaume Collet-Serra starring: Liam Neeson, Ed Harris, Joel Kinnaman, Boyd Holbrook, Bruce McGill, Genesis Rodriguez, Vincent D’Onofrio, Lois Smith, Common, Beau Knapp, Patricia Kalember, Daniel Stewart Sherman, James Martinez, Radivoje Bukvic, Tony Naumovski movie summary: Every big time mob boss has a hired gun to … More Run All Night (2015)

Blackhat (2015)

release date: 16 January 2015 (Canada) run time: 133 mins rated: 14A considered: Action, Crime, Drama director: Michael Mann starring: Chris Hemsworth, Leehom Wang, Wei Tang, Viola Davis, Holt McCallany, Andy On, Ritchie Coster, Christian Borle, John Ortiz, Yorick van Wageningen, Tyson Chak, Brandon Molale, Danny Burstein, Archie Kao, Abhi Sinha movie summary: Nicholas Hathaway (Chris Hemsworth) is locked away in a … More Blackhat (2015)

Film Club: Heat

  In the February 2015 edition of Film Club, hosted by Kieron at http://whataboutthetwinkie.com/, we discussed the 1995 crime drama Heat. This film is considered a great movie because it was the first time Al Pacino and Robert De Niro shared a scene together on camera. Check out what the group thought of this epic game … More Film Club: Heat

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015)

release date: 13 February 2015 (Canada) run time: 129 mins rated: 14A considered: Action, Adventure, Comedy director: Matthew Vaughn starring: Colin Firth, Mark Strong, Michael Caine, Jack Davenport, Samantha Womack, Mark Hamil, Velibor Topic, Sofia Boutella, Samuel L. Jackson, Taron Egerton, Geoff Bell, Jordan Long, Sophie Cookson, Hanna Alstrom movie summary: The Kingman tailor shop is located in the heart of London. … More Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015)