Tag Archive | Heroism

Movie Review: Watchmen (2009)

Watchmen

Watchmen

Watchmen (2009)

Rated MA

It’s the day after I’ve seen Watchmen. I’ve waited just over 10 years to see this movie. Ever since I first picked up the book, I’ve wanted to see what it would look like on the screen. Like many, I was fearful that it was impossible. That anyone who tried would be doomed to failure. The trailers for Zack Snyder’s epic brought new hope. Here was a man who appeared to get it. The expectations began to rise. If this was good, then there would be much rejoicing. If it was a tragedy? There would be blood. Oh yes, there would be blood.

So it’s the next day. Am I ecstatic or are my hands stained with human bean juice? Well, actually neither.

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Movie Review: Quantum of Solace ( 2008 )

Quantum of Solace

Quantum of Solace

Quantum of Solace ( 2008 )

 

Rated M

Starring Daniel Craig

You always know what you’re going to get when you walk into a James Bond movie. Hot girls, clever puns and fantastic gadgets. No surprises, just a good, action packed movie. Well that’s how it used to work. The last Bond movie, Casino Royale shook things up a bit. The latest Bond movie, Quantum of Solace, continues this trend. Daniel Craig returns in the lead role in a movie about revenge, greed and espionage.

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