Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Christopher Eccleston, Kat Dennings, Rene Russo, Anthony Hopkins Directed by: Alan Taylor PG-13. 112 mins An uneven, yet entertaining sequel that retains the humour of it’s predecessor without skimping on the action. The story of Thor continues as he finds himself pitted against a an…

Beowulf (2007)

Starring: Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins, Angelina Jolie, Brendan Gleeson, Robin Wright, John Malkovich, Crispin Glover Directed by: Robert Zemeckis PG-13. 115 mins Inspired by the 9th century poem, this version combines live actors with digital technology to enhance each performance into a video game-like finish. Like the poem, the film follows the epic tale of…

Alexander (2004)

Starring: Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie, Val Kilmer, Jared Leto, Anthony Hopkins, Rosario Dawson Directed by: Oliver Stone R. 175 mins Grates on the nerves and never rises to the ‘Greatness’ of it’s subject, Alexander is an overly long and emotionally distant wreck. Colin Farrell stars as the Macedonian conquerer in a role that would be…

Red Dragon (2002)

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes, Emily Watson, Harvey Keitel, Mary-Louise Parker Directed by: Brett Ratner R. 125 mins An elegant and dark film that, while nothing new, is bolstered by brilliant performances and a chilling script. Based on Thomas Harris’ novel, Red Dragon serves as a prequel to Silence of the Lambs. It…

Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Ted Levine, Scott Glenn, Anthony Heald, Brooke Smith Directed by: Jonathan Demme R. 118 mins An electric and intelligent thriller that completely redefined the genre and set a standard for every psychological thriller that followed. Jodie Foster stars as Clarice Starling, a brilliant student at the FBI’s training academy assigned…