Tag: ianmcshane

Review: JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 2, There Will Be Blood, Oh, So Much Blood

All he wants to do is enjoy his retirement. With his new dog. But first, he needs his car. So begins John Wick: Chapter 2, continuing the tearjerking saga of the titular character, an assassin who broke free of his...

Keanu's Back In The Slick, Action-Packed Trailer For JOHN WICK

Someone has killed his dog! Bitches. Must. Pay. The Fantastic Fest Gala Screening of John Wick, starring Keanu Reeves, directed by stuntmen Chad Stahelski and David Leitch, is just around the corner. Production company Lionsgate dropped the first trailer today, in...

Review: HERCULES, A Pretty Good Hot Dog

Brett Ratner may have finally found his niche. Freed of a modern-day setting and any thought of realism, the director's inclination toward outlandish action takes flight almost immediately. The opening moments of Hercules are narrated efficiently; the story takes place...

CUBAN FURY Clips: It's A Dance-Off To The Death!

Now available to watch via various Video On Demand platforms, and coming to DVD next week (July 29), Cuban Fury stars Nick Frost in the tale of a man who learns how to dance the salsa so he can woo...

Win A CUBAN FURY Poster And Blu-Ray

Nick Frost and Chris O'Dowd star in Cuban Fury as - of all things - rivals competing for the same woman (Rashida Jones) with the power of salsa dance. The UK comedy hits DVD and Blu-Ray on July 29th and...

THE MAN ON CARRION ROAD: Ian McShane And Patrick Wilson Don Hats, Firearms, And Jeans

Coming out of Cannes is the first whiff of this contemporary, dusty American thriller from Spanish director Gonzalo López-Gallego (Apollo 18, Open Grave). Ian McShane, he of the eloquent cuss-laced soliloquy, is playing a soon-to-be retired Sheriff training his replacement (Patrick Wilson)...

Review: CUBAN FURY Shakes Some Good Moves, But Falls A Bit Flat

Romantic comedies have hit a bit of a slump in recent years, at least ones from big Hollywood and UK studios. The same patterns, cliched images, characters, and formulas have become predictable and dull. And in many ways, Cuban Fury...

Review: CUBAN FURY Is Less Than The Sum Of Its Parts

Romantic comedies have hit a bit of a slump in recent years, at least ones from big Hollywood and UK studios. The same patterns, cliched images, characters, and formulas have become predictable and dull. And in many ways, Cuban Fury doesn't...

Nick Frost And Chris O'Dowd Face Off In Second CUBAN FURY Trailer

Nick Frost and Chris O'Dowd will face off on UK dance floors with the February 14th release of salsa themed romantic comedy Cuban Fury. Yes, Frost dances. More than that, he's trained to do so by a badass former champion...

CUBAN FURY: Nick Frost And Chris O'Dowd Dance Like Men In First Trailer

If the thought of Shaun Of The Dead star Nick Frost as a former champion salsa dancer trying to regain past glory to win the girl puts a smile on your face then you, friend, are the target audience for...

Review: JACK THE GIANT SLAYER Boldly Slashes Forth, Free Of Irony

Color me surprised, because if Jack the Giant Slayer isn't quite the best movie of the year so far, it's at least a damn good one.It's fair to say the movie had a stink about it. It was meant...

Nick Frost And Chris O'Dowd Will Dance The CUBAN FURY

Nick Frost. Chris O'Dowd. Salsa. No, not the food. The dance.Nick Frost and Chris O'Dowd will star as rivals in upcoming comedy Cuban Fury, in which Frost will play a former teen salsa prodigy attempting a career comeback after his...

Weinberg Reviews PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES

It happens to every film franchise eventually -- even our new favorites -- and we, the hardcore movie-addicts must simply chalk it up to a hazard of this particular hobby, shrug our shoulders, and move on. Here's how it works:...

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES Review

"People want to see Johnny Depp - not a bunch of crap!" That's a quote from a friend during a recent visit, in which we somehow ended up discussing the often-quirky filmography of Johnny Depp. When the mythology-heavy and...

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES Review

They extended a perfectly decent trilogy for this?Yeah, I know I'm among the few who enjoyed the third Pirates movie.  It was too long, had too many characters to keep track of, and lost a bit of the fun of...

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN 4 Super Bowl Trailer

Other than Ian McShane as Blackbeard - an inspired bit of casting - I fail to see anything in the Super Bowl trailer for Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides that would entice me to go out and see...

CASE 39 Review

"Ludicrous thriller" may not sound like a compliment, but rest assured that in the case of Christian Alvart's CASE 39, released wide today in the US, it is both an accurate description and more than modest praise. Shelved for more...

CASE 39 Delivers A Pair Of Teasers

Renee Zellweger, Bradley Cooper (who has to be the hardest working and most diverse actor in big Hollywood today) and Ian McShane anchor Case 39 and with the film delivering a pair of fresh TV spots recently a couple...

Johnny Depp Rambles Drunkenly.

Unless I heard wrong, I do believe that in this new promo video for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Johnny Depp wraps things up by offering viewers a Bloody Mary 'on the Mouse', in which case I'd like...

Say Hello To Blackbeard. Ian McShane Joining PIRATES ...

I have complete faith in Rob Marshall's ability to destroy the Disney cash cow that is the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise but I've gotta say: This is truly inspired casting. Ian McShane as Blackbeard. The only question is why...