Mile 22 (2018)

Mile 22 hit theaters this weekend and I had to go to one of the first showings because I will watch anything with Mark Wahlberg. Critics across the internet consider this shoot’em up style movie a first-person shooter video game that turned into a full-length feature. That kinda put a damper on my expectations, when … More Mile 22 (2018)

The Fighter (2010)

7/10 Boxing movies usually focus on rags to riches kind of stories, focusing on guys who struggle to make it to the top. The Fighter is a true story about a guy who can’t escape his brother’s shadow despite the tarnish legacy he has. Mark Wahlberg is good here, but not great, and is outshined … More The Fighter (2010)

Contraband (2012)

6/10 Contraband is a tangled web of predictable drug related incidents, problems, and resolutions. The story plays out like some pity soap opera, because that’s what happens when people trust idiots to get the job done right the first time. The characters and their clever drug smuggling ways are the only fun part of this … More Contraband (2012)

Ted 2 (2015)

What did I like? I absolutely loved the offensive jokes, the hiliarious one liners, bad comebacks, and the fact I will never think of Google the same way ever again. What didn’t I like? The opening title sequence, it dragged on forever. The library scene would also not make the highlight reel. Was Ted 2 … More Ted 2 (2015)

The Gambler (2014)

release date: 25 December 2014 (Canada) run time: 111 mins rated: 14A considered: Crime, Drama, Thriller director: Rupert Wyatt starring: Mark Wahlberg, George Kennedy, Jessica Lange, Omar Leyva, Brie Larson, Michael Kenneth Williams, Alvin Ing, Emory Cohen, Anthony Kelley, Domenick Lombardozzi, Andre Braugher, John Goodman, Richard Schiff movie summary: Gambling is an addiction. It is a safe bet that the … More The Gambler (2014)

Planet of the Apes (2001)

release date: July 27, 2001 (USA) run time: 119 mins rated: PG considered: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi director: Tim Burton starring: Mark Wahlberg, Tim Roth, Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Clarke Duncan, Paul Giamatti, Estella Warren, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, David Warner, Kris Kristofferson, Erick Avari, Lucas Elliot Eberl, Evan Parke, Glenn Shadix, Freda Foh Shen, Chris Ellis movie summary: In the … More Planet of the Apes (2001)

Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

run time: 165 mins rated: PG considered: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi director: Michael Bay starring: Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Kelsey Grammer, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Titus Welliver, Sophia Myles, Bingbing Li, T.J. Miller, James Bachman, Thomas Lennon, Charles Parnell movie summary: In 2011 Optimus Prime led the Autobots to the moon where they discovered Sentinel Prime and woke … More Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

Shooter (2007)

run time: 124 mins rated: 18A considered: Action, Crime, Drama director: Antonie Fuqua starring: Mark Wahlberg, Michael Pena, Danny Glover, Kate Mara, Elias Koteas, Rhona Mitra, Jonathan Walker, Louis Ferreira, Tate Donovan, Rade Serbedzija, Alan C. Peterson, Ned Beatty, Lane Garrison, Zak Santiago, Michael-Ann Connor movie summary: One the world’s best sharp shooter assassins, Bob … More Shooter (2007)

Ted (2012)

run time: 106 mins rated: R considered: Comedy, Fantasy director: Seth MacFarlane starring: Seth MacFarlane, Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, Joel McHale, Giovanni Ribisi, Patrick Warburton, Matt Walsh, Jessica Barth, Aedin Mincks, Bill Smitrovich, Patrick Stewart, Noah Jones, Sam J. Jones, Tom Skerritt, Bretton Manley movie summary: Every kid wishes that their stuffed animals would come … More Ted (2012)