Denis Villeneuve Directing the Next James Bond Movie? Daniel Craig Wants Him

Denis Villeneuve Directing the Next James Bond Movie? Daniel Craig Wants Him

There are two directors that I’m DYING to see direct a James Bond movie: Christopher Nolan and Denis Villeneuve. I know it is a long shot to have either of these A-List filmmakers helm a Bond thriller, but The Playlist reported this morning that Daniel Craig wants Denis Villeneuve. The thought of this literally gives me chills, but how likely is it to happen? Read more

Logan Lucky: Ensemble of the Summer Shines in This Witty Heist Movie (Review)

Logan Lucky: Ensemble of the Summer Shines in This Witty Heist Movie (Review)

It is so refreshing to see a heist film that has a good blend of comedy, wittiness, and cleverness. Sometimes, heist movies try too hard and have too many twists and turns until it becomes a mess. Logan Lucky is the complete opposite of that. It is truly hilarious and written so well that its difficult to look away from the screen. The entire cast is great as well, making it one of the summer’s best films.  Read more

Logan Lucky is Another Highly Entertaining Soderbergh Heist Film (Review)

Logan Lucky is Another Highly Entertaining Soderbergh Heist Film (Review)

2017 has been a refreshing year for the heist movie.  Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver kicked off the summer with a highly entertaining movie with a kickass soundtrack.  Logan Lucky is a heist movie of a similar fashion.  Steven Soderbergh returns to form with a hilarious robbery film with an awesome cast that excels in a different roles than audiences might expect from them. Read more

Daniel Craig to Star in 20-Episode Showtime Series Purity from Little Children Director Todd Field

Daniel Craig to Star in 20-Episode Showtime Series Purity from Little Children Director Todd Field
[PRESS RELEASE] SHOWTIME announced the pick-up of the new limited series PURITY, based on the novel of the same name from best-selling author Jonathan Franzen, and starring and executive produced by internationally-acclaimed actor Daniel Craig. Todd Field (Little Children, In the Bedroom) will write, direct and executive produce, along with executive producers Scott Rudin, Eli Bush, David Hare and Jonathan Franzen. Hare and Franzen will also serve as writers on the series. Field will direct every episode. PURITY will be a 20-episode limited series set to air over the course of two years on SHOWTIME. Production will begin in 2017. The announcement was made today by David Nevins, President and CEO, Showtime Networks Inc.

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Spectre: Worth Seeing But This is Not the Same Bond We Saw in Casino Royale [Review]

Spectre: Worth Seeing But This is Not the Same Bond We Saw in Casino Royale [Review]

I was surprised by how crowded the theatre was when I went to see Bond.  It was Sunday afternoon, the movie had been out for two days already and the place was still packed.  That’s rare for Lethbridge. James Bond is pretty popular and it’s not hard to see why.  You know what you’re getting into – there’s car chases and fights and seductions and witty repartee all of these things done very very well. They must have sunk a ton of money into that thing, it was breathtaking to watch.

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