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THE DAILY UPDATE AT THE MOVIES: TAKEN 2 REVIEW

Taken 2 poster

Directed by: Oliver Megaton Starring: Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Famke Janssen, Rade Serbedzija In cinemas October 4th It may be four years since the original Taken hit our screens but this is set a mere year after the events of that flick. A surprise hit, Taken captured the imaginations of the public and Liam Neeson’s speech where he talks to the sex traffickers who have kidnapped his … [Read more...]

THE DAILY UPDATE AT THE MOVIES: THE DARK KNIGHT RISES

Dark Knight Rises poster

Directed by: Christopher Nolan Starring: Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Matthew Modine, Marion Cotillard, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Cillian Murphy, Liam Neeson, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman In cinemas now. To say this film has been eagerly anticipated is something of an understatement. Director Nolan set the bar incredibly high with his previous offerings Batman … [Read more...]

THE MOVIE REVIEW: BATTLESHIP

Battleship poster

Director: Peter Berg Starring: Taylor Kitsch, Brooklyn Decker, Rihanna, Liam Neeson The posters for this boast “from Hasbro – the people who brought you Transformers”; no doubt trying to attract fans of the robot sci-fi franchise, However, while the Transformers were toys and all had individual and distinct personalities, Battleship was a game and the only personality involved was that … [Read more...]

THE MOVIE REVIEW: THE GREY

The Grey

Directed by: Joe Carnahan Starring: Liam Neeson, Frank Grillo, Dermot Mulroney, Dallas Roberts Trailers for this film wrongly give the impression that this is an action movie. Rather it is a story of human endurance and survival played out against the harsh but stunning backdrop of Alaska. Neeson plays John Ottway, a man haunted by his own demons who works killing wolves that threaten oil … [Read more...]