During his rapid rise to the top, Eddie begins to discover the side effects of NZT. While trying to escape his enemies and secure himself a future, Eddie fights for his life as his supply diminishes.
The Mechanic is a new action/hitman movie starring Jason Statham. I thought this one had a chance to fork off Statham’s usual formula and provide something a little denser.
Arthur is an elite mechanic, or hit man. He lives his life and carries out his contracts according to a specific formula, one that has allowed him to rise up as one of the world’s most trusted mechanics.
After having to fulfill a contract on his most trusted friend Harry McKenna, Arthur begins training Harry’s son, Steve. Steve is young and foolish, but dangerous. As he trains Steve in his image, Arthur must be careful to guard his secret.
True Grit is a remake of it’s identically named 1969 counterpart (which starred John Wayne). Directed by the Coen brothers (No Country for Old Men) and commanding an all star cast, True Grit carried quite a hype train behind it.
After the careless murder of her father, strong willed Mattie Ross sets out for retribution. While fiercely negotiating her father’s final affairs, she arranges for the toughest U.S. Marshal she can find to aid in finding her father’s murderer, Tom Chaney.
Mattie’s aid – Reuben “Rooster” Cogburn, is a shoot first, ask later lawman. After negotiating the assistance of a Texas Ranger named LeBeouf who had been pursuing Chaney for a separate crime, the trio set out on a hog hunt. They encounter surprises and challenges on their adventure while Cogburn’s heart, and Mattie’s grit, are truly tested. As they all pursue Chaney’s gang for their own purposes, they must work together in order to succeed.
Tron Legacy revives the 28 year old story from 1982. Returning the original star Jeff Bridges, and employing modern effects, Tron Legacy looked to rule the screen.
Sam Flynn is an orphan, living completely on his own for 15 years. When a mysterious page comes from his missing father’s old office, Sam goes to investigate. He ends up being pulled into the spectacular digital world his father created 20 years before. As he begins to grasp his situation, he meets his father, Kevin, the man he was so sure was dead.
Realizing this as their only chance of escape, Kevin Flynn and Sam embark on a mission to reach the portal and return to the real world. Along for the ride is Quorra, the beautiful apprentice and protector of Kevin for many cycles. Together they make a rush for the portal before it closes forever. Read more…
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The Tourist is a new thriller boasting a compelling cast of Depp and Jolie. I went in hoping for something watchable with a few twists and turns.
Elise Ward is a striking figure, and girlfriend of a mysterious thief, Alexander, who is being pursued by numerous police forces. She receives a message from Alexander to lead the police away by choosing a man with similar features on a train to Venice. In doing so, she begins to fall for the man she’s met, Frank, as he struggles to figure out what he’s involved in.
Meanwhile, the enemy wronged by Alexander’s theft closes in on Elise and Frank in attempt to get his money back.