Divergent Review

Divergent is a 2014 science fiction action film directed Neil Burger, starring Shailene Woodley, Kate Winslet, Theo James, Ansel Elgort, Zoe Kravitz, Maggie Q, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Mekhi Phifer, and Miles Teller.  Set as the first installment in the The Divergent Series and based off the novel of the same name by Veronica Roth, the film is set in a dystopian and post-apocalyptic Chicago where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues. Beatrice Prior is warned that she is Divergent and thus will never fit into any one of the factions. She…

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Underworld: Blood Wars Review

Underworld: Blood Wars is a 2017 supernatural action horror film directed by Anna Foerster, starring Kate Beckinsale, Theo James, Lara Pulver, James Faulkner, and Charles Dance.  Serving as the fifth installment in the Underworld franchise the plot follows Selene (Beckinsale) who’s on the run from both the Vampire Coven and the lycans led by the powerful Marius (Menzies). Positives: Good performances Great cast Interesting story Great characters Good action Great use of make-up effects Great costume designs Good score Negatives: CGI could be better Flat antagonists Uneventful story Plot:  One…

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The Divergent Series: Allegiant Review

The Divergent Series: Allegiant is a 2016 sci fi adventure film directed by Robert Schwentke. serving as the third installment in the Divergent series but is the first of two parts based on the final book in the Divergent trilogy written by Veronica Roth. The film stars Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Jeff Daniels, Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Zoe Kravitz, Maggie Q, Ray Stevenson, Daniel Dae Kim, Bill Skarsgard, Octavia Spencer, and Naomi Watts, and the film focuses on Tris and Four who escape Chicago to find a peaceful solution beyond…

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