Tag: sean bean

Patriot Games 4K UHD Review

Gaming the Patriot Jack Ryan, aged 20 years since The Hunt for Red October, now lives in the prototypical American home. It’s a lavish, expensive structure, painted white with …

Ronin (Arrow Video) Blu-ray Review

Car Melee John Frankenhiemer’s Ronin is pure atmosphere porn. A dimly lit bridge at night, surrounded by wet reflective concrete giving off a glow. A safe house, littered, and …

Stormy Monday Blu-ray Review

A Smoldering Thriller from the 1980s Written and directed by Mike Figgis (Leaving Las Vegas) in his directorial debut, Stormy Monday is a noirish thriller with major starpower. Melanie …

Pixels 3D Blu-ray Review

Pixelated Videogames are treated as nothing more than a pop culture anomaly in Pixels. Played by nerds, played by geeks – the archetypes are decades out of place. Between …

The Martian Review

Matt Damon Looks at Earth with Envious Eyes Inspiring and playful, The Martian is the least cynical of Hollywood’s space epics. Trapped astronaut Mark Watney’s (Matt Damon) bright demeanor …

Black Death Review

Black Death is less about the plague than about religious retribution, the disease serving as a rather pointless MacGuffin in the backdrop.

Death Race 2 Review

... a couple of splatter kills are about the only thing that sets the proper satirical tone of the Roger Corman original and 2008 remake.