Tag Archives: Charlie Hunnam

Triple Frontier

Santiago ”Pope” Garcia (Oscar Isaac) gathers a team of friends, all retired Special Forces soldiers, for a mission to Colombia where they intend to steal millions of dollars from a drug lord. A change of pace for J.C. Chandor, who’s not exactly famous for his action-thrillers – but he has plenty of help from co-writer … Continue reading Triple Frontier

The Lost City of Z

IN 1925, PERCY FAWCETT VENTURED INTO THE AMAZON IN SEARCH OF A MYTH. WHAT HE DISCOVERED BECAME LEGENDARY.  After a strife-ridden journey to the Amazon rainforest in the early 1900s, British officer Percy Fawcett (Charlie Hunnam) becomes obsessed with going back and finding a lost city of gold. Director James Gray knows his Brooklyn very … Continue reading The Lost City of Z

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

RAISED ON THE STREETS. BORN TO BE KING.  Arthur (Charlie Hunnam) is transported from Londinium to the sword Excalibur along with other young men as part of King Vortigern’s (Jude Law) attempt to find and kill the rightful heir to the throne. Another fanciful attempt, this time in 3D, to give the King Arthur tale … Continue reading King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Crimson Peak

BEWARE. In the early 20th century, aspiring American author Edith Cushing (Mia Wasikowska), who writes in the tradition of Mary Shelley, is charmed by an English aristocrat (Tom Hiddleston); after a tragedy, he takes her to his crumbling mansion… Guillermo del Toro’s stab at a joyously old-fashioned horror movie will delight fans of classics like … Continue reading Crimson Peak

Sons of Anarchy: The Family That Slays Together Stays Together

It was during the hiatus between seasons four and five of Sons of Anarchy that its creator Kurt Sutter realized that a character audiences sympathized with a lot more than many others on the show had nowhere else to go but getting killed. In an interview with Deadline.com, Sutter described the decision as “brutal” but … Continue reading Sons of Anarchy: The Family That Slays Together Stays Together

Children of Men: Aiming For Tomorrow

NO CHILDREN. NO FUTURE. NO HOPE. I have no idea how P.D. James, the 86-year-old mystery writer behind the novel “The Children of Men”, reacted when she saw Alfonso Cuarón’s adaptation. He and the four co-writers made considerable changes to the story and parts of it are disturbingly bleak and realistic. I can only imagine … Continue reading Children of Men: Aiming For Tomorrow

Abandon

WATCH WHO YOU LEAVE BEHIND. Tortured A student Katie Burke (Katie Holmes) is running late with her thesis and is not exactly helped by suddenly seeing her missing boyfriend (Charlie Hunnam) all over the place. It’s not difficult to guess that there will be a twist at the end of the film. That “surprise” does almost … Continue reading Abandon