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.
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.
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.
It’s been a full year since the events of Avengers: Age of Ultron took place, and in Captain America: Civil War, things are about to get interesting. After yet another international incident involving Steve Rogers / Captain America (Chris Evans) results in collateral damage, politicians are deciding to get involved. Up until this point the Avengers have operated with unlimited power and no supervision – something that many no longer find tolerable. Although many people see the Avengers as heroes, after the latest incident many are now starting to call them vigilantes. As a result of this schism, an act is passed that regulates superhuman activity and creates government oversight and accountability for the Avengers.
Jane Got a Gun is a western with a twist: the protagonist is a woman, Jane Hammond (Natalie Portman), who has to defend her home and family against a group of outlaws.
As it turns out, this isn’t the first time that Jane has gone up against the ultra-violent Bishop Boys gang. But after being tormented by these outlaws in the past, Jane has now built a new life with her ex-criminal husband Bill Hammond (Noah Emmerich) and their daughter.
London Has Fallen, the sequel to the worldwide smash hit Olympus Has Fallen, is based on a premise that is probably even more timely today than when it was conceived. After the British Prime Minister dies under mysterious circumstances, his funeral becomes a must-attend event for the leaders of the Western world. With security at unprecedented levels, this London gathering of the world’s most powerful leaders becomes the most protected event on earth. But that doesn’t stop a group of terrorists whose goal is to unleash their own terrifying vision of the future.