X-Men: First Class (2011)

Released: June 3, 2011. Directed by: Matthew Vaughn. Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence. Runtime: 132 min. X-Men: First Class opens with what opened the original X-Men, but Matthew Vaughn adds his own stylish direction to it and extends the story. It introduces what motivates Erik Leshnerr (a.k.a. Magneto) and the main villain – [...]

Arthur Christmas (2011)

Released: November 23, 2011. Directors: Sarah Smith, Barry Cook. Stars: James McAvoy, Hugh Laurie, Bill Nighy. Runtime: 97 min. The plot of Arthur Christmas is effectively simplistic. On Christmas night at the North Pole, Santa's youngest son looks to use his father's high-tech operation for an urgent mission. Arthur has a certain tenderness and he truly cares about [...]

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Release Date: December 9, 2005 Director: Andrew Adamson Stars: Tilda Swinton, Georgie Henley, William Moseley Runtime: 143 min Tagline: The beloved masterpiece comes to life December 9. It's a pretty great fantasy children's and family film. I wasn't aware that this was actually based [...]