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Free Fire: Reminiscent of Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs [Review]

Action-comedy is a genre that walks a fine line; too far in one direction and the other can falter.  The result is either a funny movie with some action or an action movie with some cheesy one liners. Recent movies like Kingsmen: The Secret Service or Kick-Ass are prime examples of the perfect blend of entertaining action and hearty laughs. That sometimes can work or be a misfire, but those elements culminate in a perfect blend for Ben Wheatley’s latest directorial effort Free Fire. Continue reading Free Fire: Reminiscent of Quentin Tarantino’s Reservoir Dogs [Review]

Analysis: Dunkirk Prologue Hints at Tension and Intensity of Christopher Nolan’s Latest in IMAX

On Wednesday, Warner Brothers dropped the official trailer for Dunkirk, director Christopher Nolan’s next movie. While it showed plenty of drama and action sequences around the historic evacuation, it didn’t necessarily give anything away (not shocking considering it’s coming from Nolan, who is all about teases). Personally, I think the trailer is great, but I’ve talked to more than a handful of people who came away unimpressed with the first full trailer.

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Dunkirk Trailer Reveals Christopher Nolan’s Stunning True War Story

From Warner Bros. Pictures and writer/director Christopher Nolan comes the true story war film Dunkirk. Starring Fionn Whitehead, Jack Lowden, Aneurin Barnard, Harry Styles, Mark Rylance, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, James D’Arcy and Tom Hardy. The film which was shot with IMAX cameras will open theatrically on July 21, 2017. Continue reading Dunkirk Trailer Reveals Christopher Nolan’s Stunning True War Story

The Top 10 TV Shows of 2016: Game of Thrones, Quarry & Peaky Blinders

What a tremendous year of television – once again. We finally surged past the source material on Game of Thrones in show-stopping fashion, we discovered in horrific detail who Negan beat to death and although Banshee came to a close, showrunner Greg Yaitanes came up with the thrilling sleeper hit of 2016 – a hitman thriller named Quarry.  Continue reading The Top 10 TV Shows of 2016: Game of Thrones, Quarry & Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders Series 3: Tommy Shelby is Right Up There with Tony Soprano & Walter White [Review]

From the BBC TWO and creator Steven Knight comes the period crime drama Peaky Blinders. Starring Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Joe Cole, Finn Cole, Sophie Rundle and Tom Hardy, the third series has concluded and is available to stream on Netflix while series four and five are in the works.

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Peaky Blinders Renewed for Series 4 & 5 with Steven Knight Writing Every Episode

From the BBC TWO and creator Steven Knight comes the period crime drama Peaky Blinders. Starring Cillian Murphy, Helen McCrory, Paul Anderson, Joe Cole, Finn Cole, Sophie Rundle and Tom Hardy, the series is currently airing it’s third series.

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