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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

Trailer: Fast & Furious 6

With all the cast returning from previous movies, the team’s back, this time to help Hobbs (Dwayne ‘The Rck’ Johnson) as he tracks a team of thieves more dangerous than them. Hot on the trailer of the Superbowl ad comes this extended trailer.

First Impressions: With all the cast returning as well as director Justin Lin from the previous three ‘Fast’ movies, this is one of the big summer movies I’m really looking forwards to. Fast & Furious 6 is released in the UK on the 24th of May.

Review: Resident Evil: Retribution

Directed By: Paul W. S. Anderson

Starring: Milla Jovovich, Sienna Guillory, Michelle Rodriguez, Bingbing Li

Rating Running Time: 96 mins

Back in 2002 small director Paul W. S. Anderson was brought in to bring the Resident Evil series to the big screen after having a bit of success with his first video game movie Mortal Kombat, this was going to be a very tough job for Anderson as the Resident Evil series was a hug franchise for Capcom (in fact there biggest) and trying to bring that to the big screen was going to be a tough thing to do, fortunately he managed to do this as it managed to gross nearly 4 times it’s budget.  Fast forward to now and we have the fifth in the series but has it managed to be as enjoyable now as it was 10 years ago or are we treading on the same ground and the series should be laid to rest.

 

 

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