All posts tagged "Dwayne Johnson"

  • Community Reactions: Brain vs. Brawn vs. Fluff(y)?

    This weekend sees a sci-fi, Luc Besson-enhanced ScarJo combatting an amped up, bedraggled demigod at the box office. In terms of ticket sales, Lucy has...

  • Hercules (★★½)

    Sword and sandals films conjure up images of the atrocious double whammy of Wrath of the Titans and Immortals, add director Brett Ratner’s name to the...

  • Watch the Trailer for ‘Hercules’ with Dwayne Johnson

    Paramount Pictures and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ film HERCULES, starring Dwayne Johnson, bows on July 25th.  Based on Radical Comics’ Hercules by Steve Moore, this ensemble-action film...

  • ‘Kon-Tiki’ Star to Play Villain in Ratner’s ‘Hercules’

    Multiplexes have been treated to two Snow White movies and two White House take over films, and soon we will have competing Hercules flicks. One...

  • Pain & Gain (**)

    If you ever wondered what filmmaker Michael Bay considered to be a low budget character piece, I suppose Pain & Gain is literally your answer....

  • Snitch (***)

    Snitch is one of those films that you go in expecting one thing and get those judgments and preconceived notions blown to bits by a sharp screenplay,...

  • Weekend Openings: 2/22/2013

    As Awards Season draws to a close this weekend, new releases feebly hoping for some viewership are kept to a conservative minimum.  With no shortage...

  • First Trailer for Summit Entertainment’s ‘Snitch,’ Starring Dwayne Johnson

    Dwayne Johnson stars in the fast-paced action thriller, Snitch, playing a father whose teenage son is wrongly accused of a  crime.  In a desperate attempt to rescue...

  • Michael Bay’s ‘Pain & Gain’ gets a poster, April 2013 release date

    Michael Bay’s Pain & Gain was set to be his follow up project to Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen but ended up getting pushed back...

  • G.I. Joe: Retalliation being moved to 2013!

    It was only a matter of time before the success of The Avengers and The Hunger Games had an affect on the industry. In a...

  • G.I. Joe: Retalliation Trailer

    With Cinema Con in full force out in Las Vegas, more information regarding many of the summer blockbusters is being released. The folks over Paramount...

  • Fast Five (**1/2)

    On the way to the screening for “Fast Five”, it dawned on me that not only is this the fifth film in the “Fast and...