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Review: Fast & Furious 6

Directed by: Justin Lin.

Starring: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Luke Evans, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Gina Carano, Jordana Brewster, Elsa Pataky.

Rating:   Running Time: 130 mins.

Since the events of Fast Five, all is good for the families of Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel), Brian O’Conner (Paul Walker), and the members of their crew who worked together to rob $100 million from a drug dealer, living happy extravagant lives in non-extradition countries. Brian and Mia (Jordana Brewster) now have a son and Dom is living with Elena (Elsa Pataky), but Brian admits to Dom that there’s no sense of having a home since they are wanted in the United States and unable to return. Meanwhile, Agent Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson), who promised to chase down the crew, is dealing with a bigger fish – Owen Shaw (Luke Evans), a man similar to Dominic who runs a crew, only with lower morals. Read the rest of this entry

Review: The Raven

Directed by: James McTeigue

Starring: John Cusack, Luke Evans, Alice Eve, Brendan Gleeson.

Rating:   Running Time: 111 mins.

Set in 1849, The Raven is a fictional account of the last days of writer Edgar Allan Poe (John Cusack). As the movie opens we are witness to the Baltimore police being alerted to screams from a residence, arriving just in time to hear the screams go silent and the key turning in the door to lock from the inside. They break the door down to find the murdered body of a woman and her young daughter, with no sign of the killer or how he escaped as there are no other doors and the window is nailed shut. Read the rest of this entry