Combat flick LONE SURVIVOR is out in the UK on Friday, and out now in North America.
My take on it: http://www.filmaluation.com/lone-survivor.html
A review embargo has now been put into place for BENNY & JOLENE, that is why there is a password required to read the article. As soon as we are given the go-ahead, the password necessity will be removed.
A LONG WAY DOWN is premiering at the Berlin International Film Festival 2014. The trailer:
With an all-star cast, OUT OF THE FURNACE opens in the UK tomorrow.
My take on it: http://www.filmaluation.com/out-of-the-furnace.html
Out to own today:
“It’s a wonderful way to live and it’s the only way to drive. The closer you are to death, the more alive you feel,” James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth)
In a way RUSH has all the ingredients for why many go to the pictures: Glamour, adrenaline, good-looking protagonists, sex, nudity, thrills and grounding in reality. Forget the TV movies-of-the-week that have come to epitomise director Ron Howard’s career: A BEAUTIFUL MIND, APOLLO 13, CINDERELLA MAN, etc. Here, we have a gripping rivalry, based on a true story, full of banter and incendiary performances – whether smouldering or burning up the screen or both. [To read more, click here.]
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