Tag "arnoldschwarzenegger"

Review: TERMINATOR GENISYS, The Embodiment Of Fan Disservice

The fifth instalment of the troubled sci-fi time travel series reveals itself to be a frustrating reboot-sequel hybrid, cherry-picking iconic moments from throughout the franchise and reworking them into a confused and mostly absurd new narrative. The result is a... More »
By James Marsh   
  

The Many Faces Of Arnold Schwarzenegger

This week sees the wide release of Henry Hobson's debut film Maggie, a zombie drama. The big eye-catcher here is that it stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, cast against type as a father trying to cope with the impending death of his... More »
By Ard Vijn   
  

Tribeca 2015 Review: MAGGIE, An Elegant Zombie Melodrama

Geoff Gilmore, chief creative officer of the Tribeca Film Festival, in his introduction to the world premiere of Maggie, the first feature by Henry Hobson - starring some guy you may have heard of named Arnold Schwarzenegger - called the... More »
  

New TERMINATOR GENISYS Induces A Different Kind Of Dread

As much as I try to be a positive person, especially about movies that have not yet been released, everything I've seen about Terminator Genisys has induced a sense of dread that it will be truly terrible. Now, maybe I am... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

TERMINATOR GENISYS Living Poster Makes Schwarzenegger's Head Explode

Speaking frankly, Terminator Genisys is struggling to arouse any genuine interest in me right now. Obviously I loved the first two, thought the end of Rise of the Machines excused everything that came before it, and - hey! - actually... More »
By James Marsh   
  

TERMINATOR GENISYS: Big Game Spot

As the Big Game approaches on Sunday studios continue to build up for some big trailer releases and game spots. Paramount and Skydance are apparently planning something big for Terminator: Genisys on Sunday so they have released their Big Game... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

First TERMINATOR GENISYS Trailer Goes Back To The Future Past

The first trailer for Terminator Genisys follows on the heels of last week's marketing material debuts for Jurassic World (trailer) and Star Wars: The Force Awakens (teaser). What all three have in common is nostalgia. Set to arrive in theaters on... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

Review: THE EXPENDABLES 3 Isn't Execrable...Mostly

"It's better than the last one!" Faint praise, perhaps, but given that Expendables films don't aim very high, it's probably praise that will be graciously accepted for The Expendables 3. Probably. It's fair to say the entire Expendables franchise... More »
By Jason Gorber   
  

The Gang's All Here In These EXPENDABLES 3 Character Posters

Want to get a good look at Sylvester's Stallone's veiny arm, Kelsey Grammar's fishing hat, Wesley Snipes' collection of knives and / or Mel Gibson preparing to say something unprintable? Then look no farther than this collection of Expendables 3... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Review: SABOTAGE, A Genuinely Gripping And Suspenseful Thriller

What's easy to forget about Arnold Schwarzenegger is that he excels in roles that maximize his strengths. His range may be limited, but make him the unquestioned leader of a hard-bitten team of DEA undercover operatives, give him a script... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

THE EXPENDABLES 3 Teaser Has Everyone

You. Me. Sly. Dolph. Dr. Fraiser Crane. While we ain't yet to see a smidge of actual footage from the third outing of action movie veterans and young upstarts alike, this teaser does a tease right enough.  Patrick Hughes (Red... More »
By Ben Umstead   
  

Watch Half An Hour Of Arnold Schwarzenegger Killing People

What's that? You want every Arnold Schwarzenegger kill scene cut together into one unstoppable loop of violence and mayhem? Okay. Here you go. Over 500 kills in twenty eight minutes. Enjoy.... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Destroy All Monsters: It's TERMINATOR Time (Again)

Of the many mistakes Terminator Salvation made -- and boy, there were a lot of them -- perhaps the biggest was the film's failure to recognize the storytelling potential contained within the franchise's own in-built time travel framework. While I... More »
By Matt Brown   
  

Old Guys Can't Hardly Run Fast But Sly And Arnie Have An ESCAPE PLAN

Sylvester Stallone is an escape artist genius paid large sums of money to break out of prisons and expose their weaknesses for future refinement. Arnold Schwarzenegger is an old guy stuck in an escape proof jail. Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Review: Gorber & Marsh Duke It Out Over THE LAST STAND

Arnold Schwarzenegger returns to our screens this month in his first leading role since Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines back in 2003. The Last Stand casts him alongside Johnny Knoxville, Forest Whitaker and Peter Stormare in an adrenaline-fuelled neo-Western... More »
By James Marsh   
  

Red Band THE LAST STAND Trailer Gets Silly In All The Right Ways

As any fan of director Kim Jee-woon will tell you, one of the director's great strengths is his ability - where appropriate - to fuse his enormous technical ability with a crackingly visual sense of humor. That skill was abundantly... More »
By Todd Brown   
  

Hey, NYC! Wanna See THE LAST STAND For Free?

Well, of course you do. It's Arnold Schwarzenegger's proper return to the big screen, plus Kim Jee-woon's English language debut. I'm gonna make this really straight forward for y'all. The first 200 NYC area readers to head on over to... More »
By Ben Umstead