Hancock Review

Hancock is a 2008 superhero comedy drama film directed by Peter Berg, starring Will Smith, Jason Bateman, Charlize Theron, Eddie Marsan, and Jae Head.  Hancock is a superhero whose ill considered behavior regularly causes damage in the millions. He changes when the person he saves helps him improve his public image. Positives: Great performances Bateman, Theron, and Smith are awesome Good action sequences Great use of special effects Good score Really good story Good writing Witty dialogue Negatives: Lackluster antagonist Plot:  It tells the story of a vigilante superhero, John Hancock…

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Kubo and the Two Strings Review

Kubo and the Two Strings is a 2016 3D stop-motion fantasy action-adventure film directed by Travis Knight, starring Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Ralph Fiennes, Rooney Mara, George Takei, and Matthew McConaughey.  The plot revolves around Kubo, who has magical powers, who is accompanied by Monkey and Beetle, he must subdue the Sisters, Raiden the Moon King and his army of evil spirits. Positives: Good visuals Great voice performances Good music Great characters Compelling story Negatives: n/a Plot: The story starts off with Kubo taking care of his ill mother, Sariatu.…

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Mad Max: Fury Road Review

Mad Max: Fury Road is a 2015 post-apocalyptic action film directed by George Miller and the fourth installment in the Mad Max series. The film stars Tom Hardy, Charlize Theron, Nicholas Hoult, and Hugh Keays-Byrne. Max joins Furiosa to protect five women who are fleeing Immortan Joe and his army.

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Snow White and the Huntsman Review

Snow White and the Huntsman is a 2012 dark fantasy film directed by Rupert Sanders, based on the fairy tale “Snow White“.  The film stars Charlize Theron, Chris Hemsworth, Kristen Stewart, Sam Claflin, Ian McShane, Bob Hoskins, Ray Winstone, Nick Frost and Sam Spruell, and the film follows Snow White (Stewart) after escaping the capture of her stepmother, Queen Ravenna (Theron), enlist the aid of the Huntsman (Hemsworth) to help stop her stepmother’s evil reign.

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