Shortly after some films start, you might engage with
yourself in a conversation on the wisdom of dedicating
another hour or two to the experience.
One thing 2009's Terminator Salvation made clear was
that people did not want to see a Terminator movie
that did not have Arnold Schwarzenegger in it.
Mike may have the magic, but it's the ladies that have the
control in "Magic Mike XXL," as five buff men cater to the
female gaze in the supercharged raunchy male stripper movie
Hollywood composer James Horner, who scored the Oscar-winning
film Titanic and its megahit theme song My Heart
Will Go On, has been killed after the private plane he
was piloting in crashed in Southern California. He was 61.
Most movies make a bit of an effort to make the male and
female leads a little multidimensional and then cram in
secondary characters to fit the needs of the story.
Dinosaurs stomped to a box office record over the weekend as
"Jurassic World" notched the biggest movie debut in history,
with a global total of $US524.1 million, Universal Pictures
Sherlock Holmes hits British cinemas this week but not quite
as many might imagine the legendary sleuth.
A variety of mandarin is an unlikely device for a film about
early '90s conflict in Georgia, but that is what makes
Tangerines such a beguiling film.
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