Browsing All posts tagged under »Gary Oldman«

Hunter Killer

October 27, 2018


Hunter Killer – Captain Joe Glass (Gerard Butler) is brought in from his vacation in Scotland to command a submarine search for a lost American sub with over 100 crew members. Also finding a sabotaged Russian submarine, Glass takes the captain (Michael Nyqvist) as prisoner. Russia’s defense minister wants to oust President Zakarin (Alexander Diachenko) and […]

Darkest Hour

December 23, 2017


Darkest Hour – It’s 1940 and Germany’s ready to invade England. Needing a new prime minister, King George (Ben Mendelsohn) has few prospects and ends up appointing Winston Churchill (Gary Oldman), a man who breakfasts on Scotch and cigars. Described as lacking judgment, volatile, emotional, and delusional, Churchill has to decide whether to fight the […]

The Space Between Us

February 4, 2017


The Space Between Us – Because Astronaut Sarah Elliot (Janet Montgomery) “behaved irresponsibly”, she finds that she’s pregnant shortly after landing on Mars for a four-year stay. Those in charge decide to keep it a secret from the world. After Sarah dies during childbirth, her son Gardner is raised by the scientists on the red […]

April 25, 2015


Child 44 – 1953 Ukraine, Stalin era. Leo Domidov (Tom Hardy) is MGB, state security, and realizes a child killer is out there somewhere. No one wants to admit it because it would mean this monster was created by government leaders. When Leo won’t denounce his wife Raisa (Noomi Rapace) as a traitor, she begins […]

The Dark Knight Rises

July 23, 2012


Dark Knight Rises – Eight years after the last Batman venture, Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale) is now a reclusive cripple.  Former orphan and now Officer John Blake (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) knows Wayne’s true identity and gets him back in the game after he discovers Wayne Corporation is no longer sending checks to the local orphanage.  A really bad […]

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

January 19, 2012


Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – I’ve never considered myself the brightest bulb in the chandelier but I did not have a clue about this movie.  It’s based on John Le Carre’s book, which is supposed to be excellent and which I’ve not read.  George Smiley (Gary Oldman) is a retired British intelligence agent who is […]