Posts Tagged ‘Ciaran Hinds’

Under Review: ‘Tinker, Tailor, Solider, Spy’

— by ADAM DALE — Based off a 1974 novel by the same name, “Tinker, Tailor, Solider, Spy” is an espionage film that focuses on the British Intelligence agency known as “The Circus” during the height of the Cold War when the head of the agency, named Control (John Hurt), is forced [...]

Under Review: ‘The Debt’

— by ADAM POYNTER — Directed by John Madden (“Shakespeare in Love” and “Proof”) and written by Matthew Vaughn (“Kick-Ass,” “X-Men: First Class”), “The Debt” is an American remake of a 2007 Israeli film that takes place in two different eras. It follows a trio of under[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance’

— by ADAM POYNTER — When “Ghost Rider” hit the screen in 2007, it was apparent that this awesome character and concept was being utilized in an underwhelming comic-book based movie franchise. Half a decade later, Columbia Pictures is releasing a reboot/sequel to the criticall[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘John Carter’

— by LYNN TACKITT — Edgar Rice Burroughs is best known for writing the “Tarzan” books and “The Land That Time Forgot.” But, did you know that way back in 1911, he started his career by writing about a man who gets transported to Mars? Who was that man? That man was John Carter. J[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Gary Oldman is an incredible actor. In the 30-plus films he’s starred in, Oldman has given magnificent performances, yet he’s never been nominated for an Academy Award. Hopefully, that will change this Oscar season with his portrayal of espionage veteran, Ge[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘The Woman in Black’ (Teaser Version)

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Here’s a look at Daniel Radcliffe’s first post-Harry Potter film . The movie — titled “The Woman in Black” — is about a young lawyer who travels to a remote English town to sort out a recently-deceased client’s papers. While settling his fo[...]

Review: The Eclipse

— by MARIUSZ ZUBROWSKI — The romance genre is known for being feminine. Its reoccurring themes include newly-discovered love, passion and, of course, heartbreak. When watching any sort of romantic film, one can expect to see at least one scene where the protagonists intensely kiss in the[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Life During Wartime’

— by ROB COX — “Life During Wartime” is an upcoming dramedy from director Todd Solondz. There’s not much in this two-minute clip in the way of plot specifics, but there’s certainly some witty dialogue. The clip starts out on a high note — “Well, I see [...]