Broderick Johnson

Harrison Ford and Ridley Scott bury hatchet

12th June 2014 -

 News

Harrison Ford and Ridley Scott appear to have buried the hatchet.The pair fell out during the filming of 1982's 'Blade Runner' but they met at restaurant 34 in London's Mayfair and made amends over a...

Edgar Ramirez to replace Gerard Butler in Point Break

15th May 2014 -

 News

Edgar Ramirez will replace Gerard Butler in 'Point Break'.The 37-year-old actor is in talks with production company Alcon over the role of Bodhi - a part originally played by 'Dirty Dancing' hunk Patrick Swayze in...

Transcendence

25th April 2014 -

 Movie Review

Far too slow-paced to work as a thriller and too shallow to properly challenge us as science fiction, this film is unlikely to please many audience members. That isn't to say that it's unwatchable: it...

Ray Winstone joins Point Break starring Luke Bracey, Gerard Butler

7th April 2014 -

 News

Ray Winstone will star in the remake of 'Point Break'.The 'Noah' actor will play Luke Bracey's partner, Agent Angelo Pappas, which Gary Busey famously played in the 1991 original, according to Variety.com.Bracey will take on...

Prisoners

26th September 2013 -

 Movie Review

What makes this thriller extraordinary is its willingness to make us scratch our heads and ask questions as the tense, fable-like story patiently unfolds. This creates an almost unbearably involving vibe, from the slow-burn pacing...

Beautiful Creatures

15th February 2013 -

 Movie Review

While this package has all of the key marketing elements to reach the Twilight audience, the film itself is rather a lot more fun, made with some wit and intelligence, plus a cast that's happy...

Johnny Depp to star in Transcendence?

25th October 2012 -

 News

Johnny Depp is in talks to star in 'Transcendence'.The 'Dark Shadows' actor could play the lead in Oscar-winning cinematographer Wally Pfister's directorial debut, which is being described as a sci-fi thriller about a man who...

Jake Gyllenhaal confirmed for Prisoners

4th October 2012 -

 News

Jake Gyllenhaal has been confirmed to star in 'Prisoners'. The 31-year-old actor will star alongside Hugh Jackman in the movie, which tells the story of a carpenter called Keller who seeks revenge when his daughter...

Joyful Noise

29th June 2012 -

 Movie Review

Life-affirming to the point of distraction, this comedy is so warm and cosy that it never even approaches believability. If only writer-director Graff had injected the film with half as much earthy energy as he...

Christopher Nolan To Produce Wally Pfister's Directorial Debut

14th June 2012 -

 News

Christopher Nolan will executive produce Wally Pfister's directorial debut.'The Dark Knight Rises' director and his producing partner Emma Thompson have confirmed they will be working on the Oscar-winning cinematographer's first film as director, an unnamed...

Harrison Ford To Appear In Blade Runner Sequel?

28th May 2012 -

 News

Harrison Ford looks set to appear in the 'Blade Runner' sequel. The 69-year-old star - who is well known for his titular role in 'Indiana Jones' and portrayal of Han Solo in the original 'Star...

Hugh Jackman Joins Prisoners

16th March 2012 -

 News

Hugh Jackman is to star in 'Prisoners'.The 'Les Miserables'' actor will begin work on the thriller - which has been in development since 2009 - early next year, once he has completed filming on superhero...

Jeremy Irons To Join Cast Of Beautiful Creatures

14th March 2012 -

 News

Jeremy Irons is in final negotiations to join the cast of 'Beautiful Creatures'. The 63-year-old actor will join a star studded ensemble including Viola Davis, Emma Thompson, Emmy Rossum and Thomas Mann in the supernatural...

Dolphin Tale

13th October 2011 -

 Movie Review

Relentlessly heartwarming, this film can't help but move us to tears. Honestly, it stars a disabled dolphin, an injured war veteran, a couple of cute kids and Morgan Freeman! It's also a great story, nicely...

New Point Break Movie Announced

13th September 2011 -

 News

Alcon Entertainment has announced plans for a remake of 'Point Break'.The film production company revealed the reboot of the 1991 movie - which starred Keanu Reeves, Patrick Swayze and Gary Busey and told the story...

Eddie Murphy To Voice Hong Kong Phooey

11th August 2011 -

 News

Eddie Murphy is to voice Hong Kong Phooey for a new children's movie.The comic actor is going to lend his vocal talents to the project which is based on the 70s cartoon of the same...

The Blind Side

26th March 2010 -

 Movie Review

Based on a remarkable true story, this film has quite a lot in common with Precious, although this is a much more mainstream movie with a more white-liberal perspective. But it's involving and very well-acted,...

The Book of Eli

15th January 2010 -

 Movie Review

Although it feels like a parallel story taking place at the same time as The Road, this post-apocalyptic thriller has the opposite effect, actually getting less complex and interesting as it goes along. At least...

One Missed Call

14th January 2008 -

 Movie Review

People are obsessed with cell phones. They talk while shopping for groceries, getting their hair done, even running on treadmills at the gym. Hell, I've seen a person talk on their cell phone while swimming...

P.S. I Love You

21st December 2007 -

 Movie Review

Several times a year, greeting cards clutter up a mantel -- their words are filled with sentiment, but they don't really say anything and mean even less to others who idly pick them up, flip...

Insomnia (2002)

11th November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Director Christopher Nolan, the auteur behind the masterful Memento, has made an odd choice for a follow-up, choosing to remake the Norwegian film Insomnia, which starred Stellan Skarsgård as a troubled cop investigating a murder...

Racing Stripes

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

God bless Hollywood's family film genre. Where else could Malcolm in the Middle star Frankie Muniz receive top-billing over Oscar winners Dustin Hoffman and Whoopi Goldberg? And where else could squeaky-clean pop singer Mandy Moore...

Dude, Where's My Car?

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

I really wanted to like Dude, Where's My Car? After a week of deadlines, dead time, and dead emotions, I needed a goofy movie to revive me.So, imagine my horror as I sat alone...

My Dog Skip

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

The wise man once said "You can't run through the gauntlet of PACs without getting somebody on their high horse." Political Action Committees -- groups that watch Hollywood second only to watching Washington --...

The Affair of the Necklace

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

There are inherent risks in making a costume drama -- giving everything too much weight, and not getting the mood just right. The opportunity for grandiose accents, overly lavish wardrobe, and stagy, oh-so-clever performances...

Chasing Liberty

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

If you really want to know what Mandy Moore did last summer, then check out her European travelogue called Chasing Liberty. But be warned, watching her travels in this film makes sitting through the reels...

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

You don't need to be a teenage girl to enjoy The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. I thought it was a fun movie, if not a bit disingenuous. For every truth the movie offers into...

Love Don't Cost a Thing

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

Hey studio execs! I know that the economy, for lack of a better word, sucks. I know that in such unsure times it's best to bet on the movies that have been fine-tuned by the...

Lost & Found

1st November 2005 -

 Movie Review

At last the public's thirst for a David Spade-Sophie Marceau comedy is quenched with this story of a hapless restaurant owner who kidnaps his neighbor's dog in order to get cozy with her. Harmless,...

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