The Gunman

2015 Anton Capital Entertainment/Canal+/Silver Pictures/TF1 Films Production/Open Road Films Directed by Pierre Morel Produced by Adrian Guerra/Sean Penn/Peter McAleese/Andrew Rona/Joel Silver Screenplay by Don Macpherson/Pete Travis/Sean Penn Based on the novel “The Prone Gunman” by Jean-Patrick Manchette Just going by the trailers I saw for THE GUNMAN I figured that Sean Penn was throwing himself […]

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Lucy

2014 Universal Pictures Written and Directed by Luc Besson Produced by Virginie Silla I know quite a few people who have said that they’re not going to go see LUCY because it’s “scientifically inaccurate.” You see, the plot of the movie hinges upon the long held belief that human beings only use 10% of their […]

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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

2014 Paramount Pictures Directed by Kenneth Branagh Produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Mace Neufeld and David Barron Screenplay by Adam Cozad and David Koepp Based on characters created by Tom Clancy About halfway through JACK RYAN: SHADOW RECRUIT I had the same feeling I did the first time I watched “Sneakers.” I felt like I […]

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