Welcome back for Part 2 of my 20 most anticipated films of 2016. If you missed Part 1 then make sure you check it out here! On with the party and we’ve got a doozy, including a secret project and … Continue reading Part 2: 20 Films to look out for in 2016
If you caught my post on Matt Damon’s Top 5 performances I made it pretty clear that The Martian could worm it’s way into the list. Thankfully I don’t have to retract my optimism and can happily report that The … Continue reading Embrace The Martian: Matt Damon Stuns in Ridley Scott’s Must-See
If we take a look back over the last eight years Matt Damon has hardly set the world on fire. Sure, Jason Bourne is back sometime over the next couple of years with a still untitled, hotly anticipated Bourne sequel. … Continue reading Will Hunting to Jason Bourne: Top 5 Matt Damon Performances
What is a “post-Snowden world”? The Bourne franchise is arguably one of the greatest spy franchises released in the 21st century, heck maybe even all time. There’s no real question about it. We’ve seen Jason foster a severe case of … Continue reading Jason Bourne “post-Snowden”, what now?
Earlier in the week I participated in Darren’s, of Movie Reviews 101, Opinion Battle Round 4 – Heist Movies. My selection was Ocean’s Eleven and it got me thinking how I hadn’t reviewed it yet. The sequels were nothing to get excited about but the original plays on all Heist sub-genre tropes and it’s glorious. “They might as well call it whitejack!” Steven Soderbergh’s ensemble cast of Hollywood heavy hitters smooth talk their way to the acquisition of $163 million in a daring casino heist with a groovy jazz score for company. In North Jersey State Prison Danny Ocean sits … Continue reading Ocean’s Eleven