Truman (1995)

8/10 Truman is an intimate look into the life and political career of US President Harry S. Truman. This made for TV movie is a rare film that really showcases the personal struggles and sacrifices someone makes to move up the political ladder. Truman grew into a leader during one of the worse times in … More Truman (1995)

The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2015)

release date: 2 January 2015 (Canada) run time: 98 mins rated: 14A considered: Drama, Horror, Thriller director: Tom Harper starring: Phoebe Fox, Merryn Pearse, Mary Roscoe, Helen McCrory, Amelia Crouch, Amelia Pidgeon, Casper Allpress, Pip Pearce, Leilah de Meza, Jude Wright, Alfie Simmons, Oaklee Pendergast, Thomas Arnold, Jeremy Irvine, Adrian Rawlins movie summary: Eel Marsh House has been all but abandoned after … More The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death (2015)

The Imitation Game (2014)

release date: 25 December 2014 (Canada) run time: 114 mins rated: 14A considered: Biography, Drama, Thriller director: Morten Tyldum starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Rory Kinnear, Allen Leech, Matthew Beard, Charles Dance, Mark Strong, James Northcote, Tom Goodman-Hill, Steven Waddington, Ilan Goodman, Jack Tarlton, Alex Lawther, Jack Bannon  movie summary: World War II had many secrets. There were … More The Imitation Game (2014)

Unbroken (2014)

release date: 25 December 2014 (Canada) run time: 137 mins rated: PG considered: Biography, Drama, Sport director: Angeline Jolie starring: Jack O’Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund, Takamasa Ishihara, Finn Wittrock, Jai Courtney, Maddalena Ischial, Vincenzo Amato, John Magaro, Luke Treadaway, Louis McIntosh, Ross Anderson, C.J. Valeroy, John D’Leo movie summary: In a small California town there is a young kid … More Unbroken (2014)

Fury (2014)

run time: 134 mins rated: 14A considered: Action, Drama, War director: David Ayer starring: Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman, Michael Pena, Jon Bernthal, Jim Patrick, Brad William Henke, Kevin Vance, Xavier, Samuel, Jason Isaacs, Anamaria Marinca, Alicia von Rittberg, Scott Eastwood, Laurence Spellman, Daniel Betts movie summary: History will tell us that Germany was winning the Second World War and … More Fury (2014)

Captain America (2011)

run time: 124 mins rated: PG-13 considered: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi director: Joe Johnston starring: Chris Evans, Hayley Atwell, Sebastian Stan, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Dominic Cooper, Richard Armitage, Stanley Tucci, Samuel L. Jackson, Toby Jones, Bruno Ricci, Neal McDonough, Derek Luke, Kenneth Choi, JJ Feild movie summary: Steven Rogers (Chris Evans) is a proud … More Captain America (2011)

The Monuments Men (2014)

run time: 118 mins rated: PG considered: Action, Biography. Drama starring: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, John Goodman, Jean Dujardin, Hugh Bonneville, Bob Balaban, Dimitri Leonidas movie summary: George Clooney is Frank Stokes, a Lieutenant in the U.S. Army during World War II. He briefs President Franklin D. Roosevelt about Hitler and … More The Monuments Men (2014)

The Book Thief (2013)

run time: 131 mins rated: PG-13 considered: Drama, War starring: Sophie Nélisse, Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Nico Liersch, Barbara Auer, Ben Schnetzer, Roger Allam movie summary: While subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. Under the stairs in her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her … More The Book Thief (2013)