An ambitious films that relies on the audiences ability to suspend belief with a story that lacks a grounding history. Continue reading Lacking Compelling History | Review of ‘Mortal Engines’ (film)
By: Cynthia Ayala
Having reclaimed their homeland from the Dragon Smaug, the Company has unwittingly unleashed a deadly force into the world. Enraged, Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo’s frantic attempts to make him see reason drive the Hobbit towards a desperate and dangerous choice. But there are even greater dangers ahead. Unseen by any but the Wizard Gandalf, the great enemy Sauron has sent forth legions of Orcs in a stealth attack upon the Lonely Mountain. As darkness converges on their escalating conflict, the races of Dwarves, Elves and Men must decide – unite or be destroyed. Bilbo finds himself fighting for his life and the lives of his friends in the epic Battle of the Five Armies, as the future of Middle-earth hangs in the balance.
- Synopsis provided by movie | fone
Amazing movie! Spellbinding, captivating and simply amazing. This movie was so good. Here you have about five different timelines that, at first do not seem to coincide with one another but do. What also made this movie so great was the cast. Yes, it is, for the most part, and A-List cast, but also some not American stars like Bae Doona who was simply amazing … Continue reading Cloud Atlas
By: Eric Eisenberg There are hundreds of questions that Marvel fans are still asking about the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but few are as big as, “What happened to Red Skull at the end of Captain America: The First Avenger?” For those that don’t remember, the disfigured German supervillain touched the Cosmic Cube at the end of the movie and it appeared that … Continue reading Hugo Weaving Hints At The Future Of Red Skull, But He Might Not Play Him Again