The World's End

THE WORLD’S END: Drink Up. Let’s Boo-Boo.

The World’s End (2013) – Directed by Edgar Wright – Starring Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Paddy Considine, Martin Freeman, Pierce Brosnan, Eddie Marsan, Rosamund Pike, and Bill Nighy. The third and final film in the Cornetto Trilogy from Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg, and Nick Frost is both the best and worst of the three films.…

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ABOUT TIME: My Extraordinary Ordinary Life

About Time (2013) – Directed by Richard Curtis – Starring Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy, Tom Hollander, Lindsay Duncan, Margot Robbie, Lydia Wilson, and Richard Cordery. Every so often, it’s nice to remember that science fiction doesn’t need robots and explosions and spaceships and aliens to engage an audience. ABOUT TIME is not a…

TOTAL RECALL (2012): I Give Good Wife

Total Recall (2012) – Directed by Len Wiseman – Starring Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel, Bryan Cranston, Bokeem Woodbine, John Cho, and Bill Nighy. Are you new here – then be aware, SPOILERS LIE AHEAD. LOTS AND LOTS OF SPOILERS, so if you don’t want the movie SPOILED, stop reading. Follow along on Twitter.…

WRATH OF THE TITANS: Being Half Human Makes You Stronger Than a God

Wrath of the Titans (2012) – Directed by Jonathan Liebesman – Starring Sam Worthington, Rosamund Pike, Édgar Ramírez, Toby Kebbell, Danny Huston, Ralph Fiennes, Liam Neeson, Bill Nighy, and Bubo (for about ten seconds). Giving credit where credit is due, WRATH OF THE TITANS addresses one of my biggest problems with its predecessor, Louis Leterrier’s…

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: AT WORLD’S END: All Men Are Drawn to the Sea, Perilous Though it May Be

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End (2007) – Directed by Gore Verbinski – Starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Stellan Skarsgård, Bill Nighy, Tom Hollander, Chow Yun-fat, Geoffrey Rush, Jack Davenport, Naomie Harris, Kevin McNally, David Schofield, Jonathan Pryce, Mackenzie Crook, Lee Arenberg, and Keith Richards. If you want to argue that PIRATES…

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN’S CHEST: I’m Afraid Currency is the Currency of the Realm

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (2006) – Directed by Gore Verbinski – Starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Bill Nighy, Stellan Skarsgård, Naomie Harris, Jack Davenport, Kevin McNally, Tom Hollander, Lee Arenberg, Mackenzie Cook, Jonathan Pryce, and Geoffrey Rush. I find that PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN’S CHEST ages very well.…

LOVE ACTUALLY: The Classic Fool

Love Actually (2003) – Directed by Richard Curtis – Starring Alan Rickman, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, Colin Firth, Sienna Guillory, Lúcia Moniz, Liam Neeson, Thomas Sangster, Bill Nighy, Gregor Fisher, Martine McCutcheon, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Andrew Lincoln, Laura Linney, Rodrigo Santoro, Kris Marshall, Abdul Salis, Heike Makatsch, Martin Freeman, Joanna Page, Olivia Olson, Billy…