Posts tagged "Vin Diesel"

"Fate" sputters to the middle of the Furious pack

"Fate" sputters to the middle of the Furious pack
THE FATE OF THE FURIOUS Genre: Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 136 mins. Premise: Dom (Vin Diesel) is forced to turn against his crew by a malevolent hacker named Cipher (Charlize Theron). Can Dom’s crew stop Cipher’s plans for world domination before Dom turns his back on family for good? Behind-the-Scenes: After James Wan declined to return, F. Gary Gray took over directing duties,... Read more »

Movie Review - xXx: Return of Xander Cage

Movie Review - xXx: Return of Xander Cage
xXx: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE Genre: Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 107 mins. Premise: When his handler is killed, the extreme sports, fur-jacket wearing Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) is brought back into the xXx program to recover a stolen device called “Pandora’s Box” and, you know, save the world and shit. Behind-the-Scenes: Hot off the... Read more »

Furiously Ranking All Seven Fast & Furious Movies

Furiously Ranking All Seven Fast & Furious Movies
About a month ago, I took it upon myself to re-watch all six previous films in the Fast & Furious franchise in preparation for this weekend’s much-anticipated (by me at least) release of Furious 7. The Fast & Furious movies aren’t perfect, and all of them are dumb in varying degrees, but I find myself... Read more »
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Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy

Movie Review: Guardians of the Galaxy
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Genre: Comic Book Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 122 mins. Premise: When the galaxy is threatened by the evil Ronan the Accuser, five criminals (including an outlaw who calls himself Star-Lord, a green-skinned mercenary, musclebound revenge-seeker, talking raccoon, and humanoid tree) must put aside their differences to team up and work together... Read more »

Movie Revue: Riddick, Insidious Chapter 2, The Family, Short Term 12

Movie Revue: Riddick, Insidious Chapter 2, The Family, Short Term 12
Movie Revue is a collection of short but sweet reviews of the week’s latest releases in theaters, On Demand, and everywhere in between. RIDDICK.  Having recaptured a good chunk of his fame by stepping back into the Fast & Furious franchise, Vin Diesel could have gone anywhere with his career.  And, where does he decide... Read more »

Movie Review - Fast Five (****)

FAST FIVE.  130 mins.  PG-13.  Directed by Justin Lin.  Written by Chris Morgan. When Fast & Furious opened in April 2009 to a surprising $71 million and rescued the Fast/Furious franchise from the dead by reuniting the original cast, you just knew the studio and filmmakers would take a victory lap in the form of... Read more »
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