Hardcore Henry, a sci-fi action adventure filmed entirely from the perspective of the hero, puts the viewer into the action in a way that makes you feel as though you are the protagonist, and things are happening to you.
Over a decade ago Doug Liman directed The Bourne Identity, the 2002 film that kicked off the Bourne of action spy thriller series based on the story of Jason Bourne (Matt Damon), a CIA assassin suffering from extreme memory loss. As Matt Damon said in a 2007 interview, “so much of what makes [Jason Bourne] interesting is that internal struggle that was happening for him. Am I a good guy? Am I a bad guy? Why am I remembering these disturbing images?”
Warcraft is an epic fantasy adventure film based upon the world of Azeroth that Blizzard Entertainment has created for its video games and novels.
In Warcraft, the Orc’s world, Draenor, is dying, and a group of Orcs led by Durotan (Toby Kebbell) has gone through a gateway known as the Dark Portal to find another world on which to live. This appears to be very bad news for the humans of Azeroth, which has been at peace for many years. Now Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization must deal with the threat of destruction that the Orcs’ arrival represents.
The Trust illustrates the well-known fact that sometimes cops go bad. This includes police officers working extremely dull administrative jobs in the evidence room of the Las Vegas Police Department, such as Waters (Elijah Wood) and Stone (Nicolas Cage). While in the past Waters and Stone had confined their law-breaking activities to selling stolen Civil Service Exams to other officers, they’re about to take things to a whole new level – with very serious consequences.
Raised in the jungles of Africa by apes, Tarzan (Alexander Skarsgård) is no normal man. He was thought to be an evil spirit, a ghost in the trees. No man ever started with less. The Legend of Tarzan takes us to a time that is many years after the legendary King of the Apes left Africa for a gentrified life in London with his beloved wife, Jane Porter (Margot Robbie). Now Tarzan – now known as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke – has been invited back to Congo.
In the science fiction film The Divergent Series: Allegiant, the first of two films based on the riveting final chapter of the Divergent trilogy, the adventure continues where The Divergent Series: Insurgent left off. The faction-based society that Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) used to believe in is in tatters. Violence and power struggles rule the land; loss and betrayal are commonplace. Now Tris and Four (Theo James) have the opportunity to escape and find out what lies beyond the wall that surrounds Chicago – and leave the only home they have ever known.
It’s England in the 1970s, and an enormous new residential tower has been built at the site of what will soon become the world’s financial hub. But this isn’t just any high-rise building. Elysium Tower is a virtual vertical city, marketed as a “sanctuary for challenging times.” Residents can enjoy everything from restaurants and entertainment to swimming pools, libraries, theaters and even a research hospital – all without leaving the “safe” confines of the high-rise in which they live.
THEY’RE BAACK! The Portokaloses, everyone’s favorite Greek family, is back in My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, the long-awaited sequel to the 2002 hit romantic comedy, My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Now it’s Toula (Nia Vardalos) and Ian’s (John Corbett’s) daughter Paris (Elena Kampouris) who has fallen in love with a non-Greek. While Paris struggles to get her family to accept this young man, she also struggles to come to terms with her heritage and cultural identity. And, of course, deal with a ridiculously close family that seems to follow her everywhere.
The sequel to X-Men: Days of Future Past and the ninth installment in the X-Men film series, X-Men: Apocalypse takes place in 1983, a decade after the events of X-Men: Days of Future Past. Now that everyone knows about the existence of mutants, secret societies are forming filled with people who believe that the mutants are some type of “second coming” or sign of God. One group finds a way to awaken Apocalypse (Oscar Isaac), an immortal mutant from ancient Egypt – which unleashes a series of events that they did not expect.
Based on the incredible true story that you probably don’t remember hearing about in your American History class, Free State of Jones tells of Newt Knight (Matthew McConaughey) and the rebellion that he lead against the Confederacy during the American Civil War.