In The Crosshairs

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Review

Plot: Captain Jack Sparrow finds the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost pirates led by his old nemesis, the terrifying Captain Salazar, escape from the Devil’s Triangle, determined to kill every pirate at sea…including him. Captain Jack’s only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a […]

Versus

John Wick vs. John Wick: Chapter 2

A genuinely decent, nicely shot, R rated actioner with first rate characters is pretty rare these days but there have been a select few. I’d say the best series would have to be John Wick which not only reinvigorated Keanu Reeves’ career but also demonstrated that an action movie could have oodles of style and […]

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Baywatch (2017) Review

Plot: Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchanan butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay. Review: I’ll be honest and say I went into Baywatch with pretty low expectations; the trailers weren’t particularly funny and I figured it was just going to be low […]

Thriller
 
 
 
 
 

Black Butterfly (2017) Review

Plot: Outside a mountain town grappling with a series of abductions and murders, Paul (Antonio Banderas), a reclusive writer, struggles to start what he hopes will be a career-saving screenplay. After a tense encounter at a diner with a drifter named Jack (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), Paul offers Jack a place to stay – and soon […]

Trailers

Final Trailer for Valerian

VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director of The Professional, The Fifth Element and Lucy, based on the ground-breaking comic book series which inspired a generation of artists, writers and filmmakers. In the 28th century, Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara […]

Trailers

All New Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer

SYNOPSIS: A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging super hero in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, Peter returns home, where he lives with his Aunt May (Marisa Tomei), under the watchful eye of his new mentor Tony Stark (Robert […]


 
 

 

Dredd is Coming to TV

This is news we’ve been hoping for but it sounds like Judge Dredd will be coming to a TV screen near you soon. No word on whether Karl Urban will don the iconic helmet again but I bloody hope so.  Entertainment Weekl...
by Eoin Friel
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Death Sentence: James Wan’s Finest Hour

If you’ve never seen Death Sentence then you’re probably best to not read this article as I go into some spoilery details. I consider James Wan one of the best directors working today and he as really made a name for himsel...
by Eoin Friel
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Legionnaire: Underrated Van Dammage?

Plot: “Alain Lefevre (JCVD) is a boxer paid by a Marseille mobster to take a dive. When he wins the fight he attempts to flee to America with the mobster’s girlfriend Katrina. This plan fails and he seeks escape by joi...
by Eoin Friel
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The Hunter’s Prayer (2017) Review

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The Verdict: 3.5 / 5 - High Octane!
by Eoin Friel
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New Trailer for Blade Runner 2049

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him o...
by Eoin Friel
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The Mummy (2017): Hit or Miss?

Tom Cruise returns this summer in Universal’s reboot of The Mummy; it also stars Russell Crowe and is meant to be the start of a shared universe with other classic monster movie characters like Van Helsing, The Creature from ...
by Eoin Friel
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Final Trailer for Wonder Woman

And now we have the final trailer to Wonder Woman. Plot: Before she was Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana meet...
by Eoin Friel
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New Clip from Spider-Man: Homecoming

The MTV Awards have posted a new clip to Spider-Man Homecoming which you can check out below.   “You’re the Spiderman!” Here’s your first look at a brand new @SpiderManMovie clip, exclusively from the #MTVAwards ai...
by Eoin Friel
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Shock Wave (2017) Review

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The Verdict: 4 / 5 - Explosive!
by Eoin Friel
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Trailer for Wukong

Rising in the realm of martial arts and action films with lead roles in Unbeatable, Rise of the Legend, and Call of Heroes, Eddie Peng takes on the iconic role of the Monkey King, aka Sun Wukong, in the upcoming film ...
by Jeffrey Hu
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Kill Switch Trailer

What started out in 2009 as a proof of concept short is now a full fledged feature film. Acclaimed writer-director Tim Smit explodes on to the scene with his futuristic, VFX-heavy feature debut! KILL SWITCH charts the story of ...
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New Trailer for Dunkirk

We’ve got a new trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk which is looking mighty impressive with a cast that includes Tom Hardy, Mark Rylance, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Fionn Whitehead, Aneurin Barnard, Harry ...
by Eoin Friel