Once they were enemies; now they are… frienemies? Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw find themselves in an uneasy alliance when a cyber-genetically enhanced anarchist steals a bio-threat that could alter humanity – and bests the MI6 agent who’s Shaw’s sister to do it! (The guy has a very strange family!) Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & […]
Tag: David Leitch
Now the bloom is off the metaphorical rose, the big question for lovers of R-rated superhero movies is this: Is Deadpool bigger and better than Deadpool 1?
Yup, Deadpool needs help to keep Cable from killing some kid – so he posts an ad in the paper. Thus, he adds to his standing backup – Negasonic Teenage Warhead and Colossus – Bedlam, Shatterstar, Domino (even though luck ‘isn’t cinematic’) and a guy named Peter… Deadpool 2 opens on May 18th. The final […]
Atomic Blonde may not be as supple, flexible and dynamic is its lead, but still punches above its head in odd and intriguing ways. To begin with, the action set pieces feel like they could have been part of a John Wick movie. Then there’s the feeling you get watching Charlize Theron – if she’s […]
Lorraine Broughton is MI6’s most lethal – and resourceful – operative. If things are FUBUAR, she’s the one you send in to fix things. In Atomic Blond, she’s sent into Berlin to bring a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city. Her contact, Berlin station chief David Percival (James McAvoy) is to show her her way through this deadliest […]
Charlize Theron stars as the titular Atomic Blonde of Universal’s new action flick – based on the hit comic from Oni Press. She’s MI6’s most lethal operative – the one you call on to fix things when others screw up badly (or if the job is just. that. important.). Sent alone into Berlin to deliver […]
The first teaser for Deadpool 2 is playing ahead of 20th Century Fox’s Logan and it’s a real treat. (Thank you for posting it, Ryan Reynolds.) Wade Williams is walking along when he hears a cry for help and steps into a phone booth to change into his costume. From there it all goes so […]
With comic book superheroes being so popular, Sony Pictures and Valiant Entertainment are teaming up for a five picture slate of movies based on the latter’s Bloodshot, Harbinger and Harbinger Wars titles. Bloodshot – about a government assassin powered by nanotech and artificial memories – will be written by Jeff Wadlow (Kick-Ass 2) and directed […]
Why would we go to see yet another hitman comes out of retirement to wreak vengeance movie? Because it takes the reliable (okay, maybe overused) trope and reinvigorates it with style, a degree of wit and a unique world with unusual details. Also, Keanu Reeves at his best.