Django Unchained (2012)

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson, Kevin Costner, Walton Goggins Directed by: Quentin Tarantino R. 166 mins Poor taste and high style are in abundance here with Quentin Tarantino’s latest tale of bloody revenge. In his least inventive tale yet, we are taken back to the South, two years…

Horrible Bosses (2011)

Starring: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx, Donald Sutherland Directed by: Seth Gordon R. 106 mins As unoriginal as it is vulgar, Horrible Bosses squanders it’s potential by opting for immaturity and improvisation over what could have been a deviously clever tale of revenge. The implausible plot…

Rio (2011)

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Jamie Foxx, George Lopez, Tracy Morgan, Jemaine Clement, Rodrigo Santoro, Leslie Mann, Jane Lynch, Wanda Sykes, will.i.am Directed by: Carlos Saldanha G. 99 mins Charming characters come to life with vibrant animation in this kids flick that offers more fun and adventure than most of its kind. The makers of…

Jarhead (2005)

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Jamie Foxx, Peter Sarsgaard, Lucas Black, Brian Geraghty, Chris Cooper, Jacob Vargas, Laz Alonso Directed by: Sam Mendes R. 122 mins A strong film with great performances – this first-person account of the first Gulf War has more brains than blood. Directed by Sam Mendes (American Beauty, Road to Perdition), the film…

Collateral (2004)

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Mark Ruffalo, Bruce McGill Directed by: Michael Mann R. 120 mins A dense noir-thriller that benefits from two strong leads and even stronger direction. Jamie Foxx plays Max, a cabbie who hopes to open his own limo company someday. After picking up a beautiful young attorney and even…