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Interview: 211 Director York Shackleton on His Bank Heist Film

In York Shackleton's bank heist/action film 211, a group of soldiers from the special forces get fucked up by their boss, who doesn’t pay them for their (dirty) work. We also follow a young African American student who gets bullied...

Review: THE CON ARTISTS Aims Right Down the Middle And Is All The Better For It

There are many things we demand from films: good stories, strong characters, style... the list goes on. However, more than everything else, there is one thing people clamor for the most, particularly in its absence: originality. We readily point out clich├ęs...

McAvoy Pulls Off A Heist In New Clip From Danny Boyle's TRANCE

It appears that Danny Boyle is headed back to the good old days with Trance, his James McAvoy and Vincent Cassel starring heist thriller calling back to the energetic films of his youth. You know, stuff like Shallow Grave and...

Review: PARKER - This Crime Dud Should Be Illegal

I like Jason Statham, I really do. I mean, sure, he's got the best first name of any actor that has ever lived, but I like the guy. I like that whatever movie he's in, he makes it his own....