Based on Joseph Delaney's The Spook’s Apprentice, Seventh Son is the silver screen adaptation by Sergey Bodrov and it stars Julianne Moore, Ben Barnes, Olivia Williams, and Jeff Bridges. Premise: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected his country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner … Continue reading Seventh Son | Great potential but
Based on a novel by Lisa Genova, the film stars Julianne Moore, Kristen Stewart, Kate Bosworth (Last Vegas 21), Hunter Parrish (Weeds, The Good Wife) & Alec Baldwin (30 Rock). The film was directed by Richard Glatzer & Wash Westmoreland (Americas Next Top Model). Premise: Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned … Continue reading Still Alice | Psychology violent, scary and very good
Still Alice a movie about a renowned linguistics professor, Alice Howland, who receives a devastating diagnosis. Alice and her family find their bonds tested.
Based on the third installment of Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games book series. Mockingjay - Part 1 if the first half of Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) last adventures. Premise: After Katniss Everdeen shattered the games forever, Katniss must fight against all odds and save a nation moved by her courage. Review: Mockingjay really came anew because everything in the movie … Continue reading The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 | Broader, nuanced but a bit long