Furious 7: Movie Reviewed

Furious 7By Orla Smith

STARRING: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, Ludacris, Lucas Black, Kurt Russell, Gal Gadot, Luke Evans

DIRECTED BY: James Wan

WHAT ELSE HAVE THEY DIRECTED: Stygian, Saw, Dead Silence, Death Sentence, Insidious, The Conjuring, Insidious: Chapter 2

GENRE: Action

SYNOPSIS: The Fast and Furious crew come together again to fight against a formidable villain looking for revenge.

RATING: 8/10

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While We’re Young: Movie Reviewed

While We're YoungBy Orla Smith

STARRING: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried, Maria Dizzia, Adam Horovitz

DIRECTED BY: Noah Baumbach

WHAT ELSE HAVE THEY DIRECTED: Kicking and Screaming, Mr. Jealousy, The Squid and the Whale, Margot at the Wedding, Greenberg, Frances Ha, Mistress America

GENRE: Comedy, Drama

SYNOPSIS: A middle aged couple meet a younger couple and begin to adopt their carefree outlook on life.

RATING: 9/10

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John Wick: Movie Reviewed

John WickBy Orla Smith

STARRING: Keanu Reeves, Willem Dafoe, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie Allen, John Leguizamo, Dean Winters, Adrianne Palicki

DIRECTED BY: Chad Stahelski, David Leitch

WHAT ELSE HAVE THEY DIRECTED: N/A (Both are successful stuntmen)

GENRE: Action, Thriller

SYNOPSIS: An ex-assassin, grieving over his recently deceased wife, goes on a revenge mission.

RATING: 8.5/10

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Cinderella: Movie Reviewed

CinderellaBy Orla Smith

STARRING: Lily James, Richard Madden, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Stellan Skarsgard, Sophie McShera, Holliday Grainger, Derek Jacobi, Hayley Atwell, Rob Brydon

DIRECTED BY: Kenneth Branagh

WHAT ELSE HAVE THEY DIRECTED: Thor, Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, Dead Again, Much Ado About Nothing, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, Hamlet, Henry V, Love’s Labour’s Lost, As You Like It

GENRE: Family, Fantasy, Drama

SYNOPSIS: A live action version of the classic Disney tale of Cinderella, about a girl, mistreated by her stepmother, who is helped by her fairy godmother to escape for one night to the palace ball.