Tag Archives: Thriller

Blade Runner 2049 to Bond 25: yes, Mr Villeneuve, we expect you to direct

Like Christopher Nolan, Sam Mendes and Peter Jackson, Villeneuve is a rare example of a visionary film-maker with franchise nous. Can he get the 007 gig? Sam Mendes may have done more than just reload 007s Walther PPK with box-office bullets when he took on Quantum of Solaces Marc Forster; Die Another Days Lee Tamahori) Read more »

The Fate of the Furious review – Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson ensure franchise still has va-va-vroom

The latest instalment of the car-based action thriller also called Fast & Furious 8 has lost none of its zip, and even gained Charlize Theron, Jason Statham and Helen Mirren The resurgence of Fast and the Furious from straight-to-DVD-destined three-wheeler to multiplex monolith has been one of the more unlikely cinematic successes of recent years. Read more »

The Fate of the Furious review – Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson ensure franchise still has va-va-vroom

The latest instalment of the car-based action thriller also called Fast & Furious 8 has lost none of its zip, and even gained Charlize Theron, Jason Statham and Helen Mirren The resurgence of Fast and the Furious from straight-to-DVD-destined three-wheeler to multiplex monolith has been one of the more unlikely cinematic successes of recent years. Read more »

The Fate of the Furious review – Vin Diesel and Dwayne Johnson ensure franchise still has va-va-vroom

The latest instalment of the car-based action thriller also called Fast & Furious 8 has lost none of its zip, and even gained Charlize Theron, Jason Statham and Helen Mirren The resurgence of Fast and the Furious from straight-to-DVD-destined three-wheeler to multiplex monolith has been one of the more unlikely cinematic successes of recent years. Read more »