Fresh out of high school, Doug Masters steals an F-16 fighter jet from a US Airforce base and single handedly takes out the defences of an entire country to rescue his father being held hostage. All with no previous experience having flown a military aircraft. All whilst listening to 80's rock.
There was a day 30 years ago where someone pitched that idea and it actually got greenlit into this film.
I can't say this film is good but it's…
It is rare to find a modern biblical film that is both high in quality and handles the source materially as accurately as possible which makes this film a gem!
Written by Helen Edmuson & Philippa Goslett (How To Talk to Girls At Parties) the story focuses on Mary Magdalene and dramatises the life, from the little we know of her, of a woman taking a prominent role within a new, religious movement that was largely dominated by men. Perhaps less…
Being in the mood to watch 'American Sniper' but being too skint to rent any films at the moment I went for 'Lone Survivor' on Netflix instead and was surprised with the quality of this film!
From the screenwriter/director of Battleship (2012) and being a modern war movie with Mark Wahlberg I honestly expected this movie to be a little tacky, cheesy and lacking in any real depth. The story in this film, especially during the second & third acts is…