London Has Fallen

2016 Millennium Films/Focus Features/Gramercy Pictures Directed by Babak Najafi Produced by Gerard Butler/Mark Gill/Matt O’Toole/Alan Siegel Screenplay by Christian Gudegast/Creighton Rothenberger/Katrin Benedikt/Chad St. John Story by Creighton Rothenberger/Katrin Benedikt Based on characters created by Creighton Rothenberger/Katrin Benedikt We’re all busy people here so I’m going to cut right to the chase: there is absolutely no […]

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Olympus Has Fallen

2013 Millennium Films Directed by Antoine Fuqua Produced by Gerard Butler, Alan Siegel and Mark Gill Written by Creighton Rothenberger Cinematography by Conrad W. Hall Edited by John Redfoua  Music by Trevor Morris Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) is the agent of charge of the Secret Service’s Presidential Detail. And as such he enjoys an usually […]

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The Core

Paramount Pictures 2003 Directed by Jon Amiel Produced by Sean Bailey, David Foster and Cooper Layne Written by Cooper Layne and John Rogers I suppose that in order to properly appreciate a movie like THE CORE one would have to have been brought up on movies like 1966’s “Fantastic Voyage” in which a team of […]

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Battle: Los Angeles

2011 Columbia Pictures Directed by Jonathan Liebesman Produced by Jeffrey Chernov and Neal H. Moritz Written by Christopher Bertolini Much of the creative entertainments we enjoy are done according to formula, agreed?  Why is such practiced, especially in movies?  Because there are certain movie formulas that are guaranteed to work no matter if the movie […]

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