Posts Tagged ‘Jeremy Renner’

Review: American Hustle

— by RON WILKINSON — “The Fighter” mega-stars Christian Bale and Amy Adams reunite with director David O. Russell in a pot-boiling romp through political and law enforcement corruption in the morally adrift 1980s. Bale plays con man Irving Rosenfeld who, after founding a string of[...]

American Hustle: Feature Trailer

— by ADAM POYNTER — The second trailer for David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” is here and it looks phenomenal, giving us much more narrative and plot points than the first trailer did. This is a film that can pretty much combines the casts of “The Fighter” and “Silv[...]

Review: Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters

— by ADAM DALE — In recent years, there has been a growing trend in Hollywood to take classic fairy tales or children’s stories/movies and re-imagine them with a more adult-targeted story in mind. In the past few years, we have seen the fairest of them all get an edgier tone with “Sn[...]

Trailer: Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

— by ADAM POYNTER — When it comes to a darker retelling of classic fairy tales, there has been no shortage in recent years, including Tim Burton’s “Alice in Wonderland” in 2010, Catherine Hardwicke’s “Red Riding Hood” in 2011 and this year’s “Snow White and the Huntsman[...]

Review: The Bourne Legacy

— by ADAM DALE — It is hard to predict the weekend box office for “The Bourne Legacy” when hits theaters Aug. 10. While it will be a continuation of the previous trilogy, it is substituting another star in the lead role and missing previous franchise front man Matt Damon. Another maj[...]

Trailer: The Avengers

— by ANDY BEHBAKHT — If you loved the movies “Captain America: The First Avenger,” “Thor,” and “Iron Man,” then the word “love” will not be enough for what you are about to see — the first teaser trailer for Marvel Comics’ biggest movie ever. While I know that[...]

The First Image from ‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’

— by JOSUE SANCHEZ — Check out the new promo photo below that Paramount Pictures has revealed for “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.” It’s simple, with just Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) wearing a sweatshirt hoodie, and looking troubled. The background also seems to be on f[...]

Ed Norton to Play ‘Bourne’ Villain

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — When Tony Gilroy said Matt Damon wasn’t returning to the “Bourne” series, I wasn’t pleased. Gilroy stated “The Bourne Legacy” wasn’t a reboot or a recast or prequel. “Legacy” is to be viewed as a whole new chapter entirely — a stand-alone[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Paramount Pictures has released the official trailer for “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.” It’s basically the same as the French version but, of course, it’s in English. I have to say, the more I watch this action-packed trailer the m[...]

‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’ Trailer Leaks

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — Your mission, should you choose to except it, is to watch the first “Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol” trailer. Granted, it’s dubbed in French, but if you can’t wait to watch the English version, which is set to debut[...]

Jeremy Renner to Take Over The Bourne Legacy

— by SEAN GERSKI — If I was an actor, I think I would want Jeremy Renner’s agent. It seems like every time there is a plum role in a movie franchise up for grabs, Renner is in the mix — and he certainly has pulled in his fair share those roles. The actor — […][...]

Under Review: ‘The Town’

— by ADAM POYNTER — Charlestown is a blue-collar neighborhood in Massachusetts and crime can be a way of life there. Families pass down their knowledge and status in the crime syndicate like it’s an antique family heirloom. Doug MacRay (Ben Affleck) is a smart and intuitive guy. He als[...]

Ten Clips from ‘The Town’

— by AMANDA KOEHLER — It’s Ben Affleck’s second major turn at directing, and from these clips, “The Town” proves Affleck has the chops to helm a movie. In the film (which he also cowrote and adapted from the Chuck Hogan novel “Prince of Thieves”), Affl[...]

Trailer Talk: ‘The Town’

— by RACHEL COYNE — Hey, Jon Hamm has a large role in a nationally-released movie! Here’s my $12, and can you please direct me to the concession stand? OK, fine. If Mr. Hamm’s chiseled chin isn’t enough to get you interested in a movie, “The Town” has a lot of other things goin[...]