TIFF 2020 – Concrete Cowboy (2020)

TIFF 2020 – Concrete Cowboy (2020)

Directed by: Ricky Staub. Starring: Idris Elba, Caleb McLaughlin, Lorraine Toussaint. Runtime: 1h 51 min. Released: This film premiered at TIFF as part of the Gala Presentations on Sept. 13, 2020. When picking the films I wanted to watch for this year’s TIFF, I picked Ricky Staub’s Concrete Cowboy because of Idris Elba. I’m glad [...]

The Jungle Book (2016)

The Jungle Book (2016)

Released: April 15, 2016. Directed by: Jon Favreau. Starring: Neel Sethi, Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley. Runtime: 1hr, 45 min. Director Jon Favreau brings his vision of Rudyard Kipling’s classic story of The Jungle Book to the big screen – telling the story with fantastic visuals and a stellar cast. It’s a coming-of-age tale about Mowgli [...]

Pacific Rim (2013)

Release Date: July 12, 2013. Director: Guillermo del Toro. Stars: Charlie Hunman, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi. Runtime: 132 min. "Pacific Rim" is the first movie I attended a premiere for since "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" back in December. As the day of the premiere approached, I became more and more excited. Heck, I could hardly even sleep one [...]

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2012)

Release Date: February 17, 2012. Directors: Mark Neveldine, Brian Taylor. Stars: Nicolas Cage, Violante Placido, Ciarán Hinds. Runtime: 95 min. The Ghost Rider rides again in this not completely horrid, but not a very good sequel. Johnny Blaze is hiding away in a remote part of Europe in an attempt to keep his inner Rider hidden away. When he's [...]