Angel Has Fallen

2019 Millennium Media/G-BASE/Lionsgate Directed by Ric Roman Waugh Produced by Gerard Butler/Alan Siegel/Matt O’Toole/John Thompson/Les Weldon/Yariv Lerner Screenplay by Robert Mark Kamen/Matt Cook/Ric Roman Waugh Story by Creighton Rothenberger/Katrin Benedikt Based on Characters by Creighton Rothenberger/Katrin Benedikt In order to fully enjoy and appreciate ANGEL HAS FALLEN I think it’s best that you forget the […]

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Ghostbusters (2016)

2016 Sony Pictures/LStar Capital/Village Roadshow Pictures/The Montecito Picture Company/Columbia Pictures Directed by Paul Feig Produced by Ivan Reitman/Amy Pascal Written by Katie Dippold/Paul Feig Based on the 1984 motion picture “Ghostbusters” Directed by Ivan Reitman and Written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis Music by Theodore Shapiro Cinematography by Robert Yeoman  Edited by Brent White/Melissa […]

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Hardcore Henry

2015 Bazelevs/Versus Pictures/STX Entertainment Written and Directed by Ilya Naishuller Produced by Timur Bekmambetov Music by Dasha Charusha Cinematography by Sergey Valyaev/Andrey Dementiev/Ilya Naishhuller/Pasha Kapinos/ Vsevolod Kaptur/Fedor Lyass Edited by Steve Mirkovich The concept of telling a movie’s story from the perspective of the protagonist isn’t exactly as new or as revolutionary as HARDCORE HENRY […]

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Taken 3

2014 20th Century Fox/EuropaCorp Distribution Directed by Olivier Megaton Produced by Luc Besson Written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen Cinematography by Eric Kress Edited by Audrey Simonaud/Nicholas Trembasiewicz Music by Nathaniel Mechaly TAKEN 3 is a perfect example of why I turn my hearing off when I hear whining about spoilers. If you’ve […]

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Edge Of Tomorrow

2014 Warner Brothers Pictures Directed by Doug Limon Produced by Erwin Stoff Screenplay by Christopher McQuarrie, Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth Based on “All You Need Is Kill” by Hiroshi Sakurazaka Music by Christophe Beck Cinematography by Dion Beebe Edited by James Herbert/Laura Jennings After all these years Hollywood has finally managed to do it. […]

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Brick Mansions

2014 EuropaCorp/Warner Bros./Relativity Media Directed by Camille Delamarre Produced by Luc Besson, Ryan Kavanaugh and Tucker Tooley Written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen Music by Trevor Morris Cinematography by Christophe Collette Edited by Carlo Rizzo/Arthur Tarnowski I’m gonna save you a lot of time if you want to go back to web surfing, […]

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Sabotage

  2014 Albert S. Ruddy Productions Directed by David Ayer Produced by Bill Block, David Ayer, Ethan Smith, Paul Hanson and Palek Patel Written by Skip Woods and David Ayer Music by David Sardy Cinematography by Bruce McCleery Edited by Dody Dorn I’m going to put my neck out there and say that I truly […]

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The Man With The Iron Fists

2012 Universal Pictures Directed by Rza Produced by Eli Roth and Marc Abraham Written by Rza and Eli Roth Cinematography by Chi Ying Chan Edited by Joe D’Augustine Music by Rza/Howard Drossin It’s not necessary for you to have watched 1970’s Kung Fu movies as obsessively as I did and still do to enjoy THE […]

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Taken 2

2012 EuropaCorp/Canal+ Directed by Olivier Megaton Produced by Luc Besson Written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen Cinematography by Romain Lacourbas Edited by Camille Delamarre/Vincent Tabaillon Music by Nathaniel Mechaly It would be difficult for TAKEN 2 to top 2008’s “Taken” and I think it’s a smart move on the part of all concerned […]

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Taken

2008 EuropaCorp/Canal+ Directed by Pierre Morel Produced by Luc Besson Written by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen Cinematography by Michel Abramowicz Edited by Frederic Thoraval Music by Nathaniel Mechaly We really shouldn’t have been surprised that Liam Neeson emerged in 2008 as an authentic action hero in TAKEN. After all, he’s been playing badasses […]

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