Category Archives: Must See

This Is Why Immortals Is a Perfect Hollywood Epic

This Is Why Immortals Is a Perfect Hollywood Epic

The “sword-and-sandals” film is a classic Hollywood genre that encompasses a number of famous pictures like Spartacus, Clash of the Titans, and 300. However, unlike many other genres, like westerns or romantic comedies, this type of film is rare. This is likely because it can be difficult to get right. Because these movies usually depict… Read More…

Why You Need to See Hunter Killer

Why You Need to See Hunter Killer

Hunter Killer, which is set to be released worldwide later this year, promises to be an exceptional action thriller. While there’s no shortage of these types of movies, those that ultimately stand the test of time benefit from certain key advantages that are directly related to the decisions made by the filmmakers. Hunter Killer will… Read More…

This Is Why MacGruber Is One of the Best Films Based on an SNL Sketch

This Is Why MacGruber Is One of the Best Films Based on an SNL Sketch

In the past, several recurring Saturday Night Live characters and sketch formats have spawned major motion pictures. Some have been successful (Wayne’s World), others (It’s Pat) less so. Granted, it’s not easy to take a character that works in a short, three to five-minute sketch and try to make him or her sustain a full-length… Read More…

This Is Why Horror Fans Need to See The Strangers Sequel

This Is Why Horror Fans Need to See The Strangers Sequel

The Strangers is a 2008 horror film starring Liv Tyler and Scott Speedman. It tells the story of a young couple who find their vacation home under siege by vicious attackers whose motives remain unclear. The film terrified audiences by jettisoning cheap special effects in favor of truly suspenseful storytelling. Its sequel, The Strangers: Prey… Read More…

Brothers: A Powerful Exploration of Family and Redemption

Brothers: A Powerful Exploration of Family and Redemption

Presented by Lionsgate and Relativity Media, Brothers is a 2009 war drama that delves into emotional and relatable matters of love, adversity, morality, and forgiveness. An American adaptation of an award-winning Danish film, Brothers received primarily positive reviews and numerous accolades for its updated portrayal of a family shaken to its core by the realities… Read More…

Creating the Awesome World of Death Race

Creating the Awesome World of Death Race

A gritty action thriller presented by Universal Pictures in association with Relativity Media, Death Race (2008) transports viewers to a barren dystopian shell of America, where a brutal competition between imprisoned felons has become the national pastime. Fueled by the sheer volume of prisoners, a national preoccupation with violence, and the potential for private jailers… Read More…