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.…

DOOM: He Went to One Galaxy, His Ass Went to Another

Doom (2005) – Directed by Andrzej Bartkowiak – Starring Karl Urban, Rosamund Pike, Raz Adoti, Dwayne Johnson, Dexter Fletcher, and Doug Jones. DOOM almost works. Almost. If you just want 2 hours of a nice-looking sci-fi shoot ‘em up, DOOM certainly delivers, but it’s one of those films that verges on actually being a good…

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…

DIE ANOTHER DAY: I’ve Missed Your Sparkling Personality

Die Another Day (2002) – The 20th James Bond Film; The 4th (of 4) Pierce Brosnan Films – Directed by Lee Tamahori – Starring Pierce Brosnan, Halle Berry, Toby Stephens, Rick Yune, Rosamund Pike, Judi Dench, Michael Madsen, and John Cleese. “You see, Mr. Bond, you can’t kill my dreams… but my dreams can kill…