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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Sherlock Holmes Review

Sherlock Holmes is a 2009 neo-noir mystery period action film, directed by Guy Ritchie, starring Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, and Mark Strong.  The film is based on the character of the same name created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and follows eccentric detective Holmes and his companion Watson who are hired by a secret society to foil a mysticist’s plot to expand the British Empire by seemingly supernatural means. Positives: Great performances Great cast Great story Great soundtrack Great script Witty dialogue Great characters Great action sequences…

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