10 Great Action Thrillers – From Page to Screen
Jul19

10 Great Action Thrillers – From Page to Screen

The latest action thriller making the journey from page to screen is THE GUNMAN. With an acclaimed cast, including Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Idris Elba and Ray Winstone, the film embraces Hollywood’s love of adapting crime novels for the big screen, enabling audiences to enjoy a grittier, more authentic type of action movie. To celebrate its release, on digital platforms from 13th July, 2015 and on Blu-ray and DVD from 20th July 2015,...

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With The Upcoming Release Of ‘The Gunman’, We Take A Look At Action Movies vs Real Life
Jul14

With The Upcoming Release Of ‘The Gunman’, We Take A Look At Action Movies vs Real Life

All good action movies need a hero you can rely on, and over the years, cinema has given us countless hard-men who are more than capable of looking after themselves and others. THE GUNMAN showcases a cast of tough guys who also happen to be wildly talented actors, including Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Ray Winstone and Idris Elba; and to celebrate the film’s home entertainment release, we’re taking a look at how some of Hollywood’s...

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The Gunman (15) Close-Up Film Review
Mar20

The Gunman (15) Close-Up Film Review

  Dir. Pierre Morel, US, 2015, 115 mins Cast: Sean Penn, Idris Elba, Jasmine Trinca, Javier Bardem, Ray Winstone, Mark Rylance Having earned three 3 best Actor Academy Award nominations and won two Best Actor Oscars (for Milk and Mystic River) what’s left for Sean Penn to prove? Not a lot, one would think. But here, directed at a usefully rapid pace but not much else of not by Pierre Morel who transformed Liam Neeson into an...

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