Tag: cillian murphy

New Trailer: The Party – Official Trailer #1

THE PARTY Synopsis: Janet hosts an intimate gathering of friends in her London home to celebrate her political ascension. After her acerbic best friend and others arrive, some with dramatic news to share, an announcement by Janet’s husband provokes a series of revelations. As the sophisticated soiree starts to unravel, a night that began with champagne soon ends up with arguments, shouting and a pointed … Read More New Trailer: The Party – Official Trailer #1

New Trailer: Dunkirk – Official Main Trailer

DUNKIRK || Christopher Nolan returns to the director’s chair, following the Dark Knight trilogy and Interstellar, with the WWII action-drama, Dunkirk. Set during the 26th of May to the 4th June in 1940, this was relatively early in the war. “As part of the Battle of France on the Western Front, the Battle of Dunkirk was the defense and evacuation of British and Allied … Read More New Trailer: Dunkirk – Official Main Trailer

Movie Review: Transcendence (2014)

TRANSCENDENCE BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLJULY 24, 2014 Give Wally Pfister a break. In his directorial debut, Pfister was placed against impossible odds. Having been Christopher Nolan’s cinematographer for around fourteen years, the man was being compared to one of the best directors of our time. With Nolan’s name almost front and center in the marketing and with everyone hoping some of Nolan’s thought-provoking talent would … Read More Movie Review: Transcendence (2014)

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One Minute Review: 28 Days Later (2003)

Release Date June 27, 2003 Director Danny Boyle Screenplay Alex Garland Distributed By Fox Searchlight Pictures Budget $8 million Drama, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller Rated R for strong violence and gore, language and nudity 113 minutes 28 Days Later A staple in the growing zombie horror niche, “28 Days Later” takes most of the elements we love from the genre and carries them to … Read More One Minute Review: 28 Days Later (2003)

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Proof Review: Batman Begins (2005)

Release Date June 15, 2005 Director Christopher Nolan Screenplay Christopher Nolan David S. Goyer Distributed By Warner Bros. Pictures Budget $150 million Action, Adventure, Thriller Rated PG-13 for intense action violence, disturbing images and some thematic elements 140 minutes Batman Begins “…this is the movie I did not realize I was waiting for, because I didn’t realize that more emphasis on story and character … Read More Proof Review: Batman Begins (2005)

New Trailer: Red Lights – Official Trailer #1

RED LIGHTS / Though Sigourney Weaver doesn’t exactly sell this film for me, Cillian Murphy and Robert De Niro do. Also, after Martha Marcy May Marlene and The Silent House, I think a lot of us were wondering where we’d see Elizabeth Olsen next and this looks like the perfect supporting role for her eerie expertise. Weaver and Murphy play investigators of psychics and … Read More New Trailer: Red Lights – Official Trailer #1

Movie Review: Peacock (2010)

PEACOCK BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLJULY 9, 2010 “Peacock” is a modern day Hitchcock’s “Psycho.” Cillian Murphy plays bank boy, John Skillpa. On the first appearance, he looks like an ordinary guy, but within minutes of the film’s beginning you find out that there is more than meets the eye at the Skillpa residence. Emma Skillpa, on the other hand, is unknown to anyone in the … Read More Movie Review: Peacock (2010)