Review of movie: Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger is the collection of adventures, lived by the duo – Tonto and John Reid, bringing the corrupts to justice for their immoral actions.

A Review of: Oblivion

The story focuses on the character Jack Harper (played by Tom Cruise). The year was 2077. Jack Harper and other men were sent to the destroyed Earth for maintaining the drones that defend power stations.

A review of the film, ‘The Croods’

The Croods is a 98 minute English film, set in a fantasy pre historic era. In this story, the world’s first family has their cave destroyed. They must now undergo a road trip to find a new home.

A review on the movie, ‘Frozen’

Frozen is a very cool comedy adventure ever, according to fans. The film is full of sing along songs. The frames are very beautifully animated. The script is smart and is a worthy Disney movie.

A review of the movie, ‘Gangster Squad’

This movie was distributed and directed by Warner Bros. The plot relays the story of a small secret crew of LAPD. The storyline is set in Los Angeles in the year 1949.

Monday, 13 January 2014

A review of the film, ‘The Croods’

The movie, The Croods, is an American film released in the year 2013. The film is a full length 3 D computer animated comedy adventure. Originally named, the crood awakening, the film was produced by Dream Works Animation and was distributed by the 20th Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, Catherine Keener, Clark Duke, Ryan Reynolds, and Cloris Leachman, with the narration done by Emma Stone.

The Croods is a 98 minute English film, set in a fantasy pre historic era. In this story, the world’s first family has their cave destroyed. They must now undergo a road trip to find a new home. This journey to their new territory is fun filled, strange and adventurous animations, that provides for a fast paced funny adventure. This is a family entertainer and is filled with very cartoonish prehistoric sceneries and characters.


The Croods was both directed and written by Kirk DeMicco and Chris Sanders. This film was premiered on the 63rd Berlin International Film Festival. This film received good to positive reviews form most critics. On a budget of a hundred and thirty five million dollars, the film grossed over five hundred and eighty seven million dollars worldwide. A sequel is expected to be confirmed soon and a television series on the same name and concept have been already put to development. The film was a box office success too.

This film is the first movie to be screened with the 4 DX format. The cinema City Theater screened this movie with tilting seats, blowing wind, fog effects and strobe lighting. The blu ray DVD was released on October 1, 2013, with each DVD accompanied by a plush toy. This film is the fourth highest grossing movie of 2013.

A review of the film, ‘Riddick’

Riddick is a British American film, released in 2013. It is a science fiction film and is the third movie of The Chronicles of Riddick film series. David Twohy, has written the film and directed it, just like the first two films of the series – Pitch Black and The Chronicles of Riddick. The lead starrer, Vin Diesel, is also the producer of this film. The film has been released in both IMAX digital theatres and the conventional theatres.

The supporting cast of Riddick includes, Jordi Mollà, Matt Nable, Katee Sackhoff, Dave Batista, Bokeem Woodbine, Raoul Trujillo and Karl Urban. In the movie, the leading star plays the antihero Riddick. The hero is a very dangerous convict who escaped prison. Every bounty hunter of the galaxy sets in search of the antihero. The antihero is left to die in a scorched planet and is over powered by lethal aliens. The only way out is by alerting bounty hunters and make them descend on the planet. The story goes on with the antihero on one side, the aliens, and the bounty hunters on the other side with a storm raging on the horizon.

The teaser trailer of this film was released on the 22nd face book page. Also, the lead actor, Vin Diesel, agreed to appear in a cameo role in Universal Studios’ film, ‘The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift’. In exchange, he got the ownership to the rights of ownership to the Riddick franchise and character. This film was received by critics with mixed to positive reviews. This film grossed an amount of ninety Eight million three hundred thirty-seven thousand dollars worldwide. It was at the first position on opening but dropped to 3rd  place in the second week. The Blu Ray Disc is set be released in 2014.

A review of the film, ‘Kick A$s 2’

The movie, Kick A$s 2, is a British American film of the superhero, action and comedy genres.This movie was released as a sequel to the 2010 movie, Kick Ass. This movie continues as the second release in the Kick Ass series. The lead actor of the movie is Aaron Taylor-Johnson. The other actors include, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Chloë Grace Moretz and Jim Carrey.

The film’ music has been composed by Henry Jackman and Matthew Margeson with Jeff Wadlow on the screenplay. Aaron Taylor-Johnson, the Kick ass in the movie, inspires a great wave of masked vigilantes with his heroic antics. A vengeful villain, Red Mist, emerges as a formidable challenge to this team of vigilantes. The villain also becomes the world’s first super villain when he emerges as the Mother F**ker to avenge for the death of his father killed by Kick Ass and Hit Girl. Hit Girl, who has retired, joins the force back to fight The Mother F**ker.

The film was produced by Marv Films along with Universal Pictures. The movie, Kick A$s 2, is based on the comic book, Kick Ass and another comic Hit Girl. The first Kick Ass had positive reviews and the Kick Ass 2 sequel was not well received as the first movie. It was reviewed by critics as shaving no wit and the movie was full of generic and very usual fight scenes. Critics, who liked the first movie, just treat this as a separate movie with no lively story line as the first movie.

The movie, Kick A$s 2, was expected to earn around 19.8 million by the studio, based on the collections of the Kick Ass 1. The industry experts expected around 15 million dollars. The film finally grossed around 13 million, grossing below all expectations.

A review of the film, ‘Instructions Not Included’

Instructions Not Included is a Mexican film that was released on the 30th The film has originally has a Spanish title, ‘No se aceptan devoluciones’. The film, Instructions Not Included, is a 115 minute comedy drama, released in both English and Spanish. The lead character’ role has been played by Eugenio Derbez in the role of Valentín. Eugenio Derbez is also the co writer and director for this film. The other supporting roles have been taken up by Jessica Lindsey, Loreto Peralta, Daniel Reymont and Alessandra Rosaldo.

The film’s music has been scored by Carlo Siliotto. This film revolves around the lead character, Valentin. Valentin, on a journey to find the mother of a baby on his doorstep, ends up saving his own daughter from a swimming pool. Though he is a play boy by nature, he raises his daughter for 6 years. The hero becomes one of Hollywood’s top stuntmen in the meantime and his daughter is his coach. The movie further flows with the incidents that take place when the daughter’ mother shows up and whether this unique family remained together for ever after.

Instructions Not Included had great viewer reviews upon its release. About 93% of viewers recorded that the film was amusing. The film was released on the Labor Day weekend of 2013. This film grossed over seven million dollars in the opening weekend throughout 347 theaters. It ranked as the fifth highest grossing film of the Labor Day weekend. It is the highest grossing Spanish language film in the United States. The movie shattered box office records in Mexico by grossing a record breaking collection of eleven million and five hundred thousand dollars, making it the highest grossing opening for a Mexican film in all time and also the highest grossing Mexican film of all time.


A review of the movie, ‘Gangster Squad’

Gangster Squad is an American action crime film released in 2013. The main star cast of the movie characters are JoshBrolin, Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Nick Nolte, Anthony Mackie, Michael Peña, Giovanni Ribisi, and Robert Patrick. The film is loosely based on the Tales from the Gangster Squad by Paul Lieberman.

This movie was distributed and directed by Warner Bros. The plot relays the story of a small secret crew of LAPD. The storyline is set in Los Angeles in the year 1949. A ruthless mob king, Mickey Cohen is the bad guy of the town. All his gains are ill gotten – from drugs, guns, prostitutes and bets. The paid goons of this mob king protect him. The police and the politicians are under his control. Any expert or brave cop will be easily overcome with fear – but this small group of the LAPD outsiders join together to form a tiny little force to tear the mob king’s world apart.



The sets for the movie Gangster Squad were recreated in the Sony Pictures Studio in the Culer City. There were also many sets located all over L.A. County from the San Fernando Valley to the county border. The release of the Gangster Squad was delayed from September 7, 2012.

The trailer of the film was released and was aired on television. The teasers were also shown before the screening of films. These trailers on YouTube and other sites had a scene of gun hooting in a theater. The trailer was pulled from all places after the mass shooting incident of the theater in Aurora. The cast reunited and re shoot the action sequence of the film. The new version was released with an open space fighting sequence in the place of the movie theater scene.


A review on the movie, ‘Frozen’

The movie frozen is an American 2013 film. This is a computer animated musical fantasy film. This film was produced by the Walt Disney Animation Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures. This is 53rd based on the fairy tale, The Snow Queen. The star cast includes Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad and Santino Fontana.

The movie’s screenplay was handled by Jennifer Lee. Frozen is a very cool comedy adventure ever, according to fans. The film is full of sing along songs. The frames are very beautifully animated. The script is smart and is a worthy Disney movie. The snow queen casts a spell on a kingdom, trapping it in winter forever. So Anna, an optimist, teams up with the mountain man Kristoff and his sidekick reindeer Sven on a journey to find the Snow Queen. The comical and dream like journey is all fun. The rest of the plot deals with their adventure to save their kingdom and you will know whether they won or lost and how. This is a very worthy movie to watch and enjoy.


Frozen, with the snow queen character, was opened, scrapped and helved several times from 1990 to 2010 before it successful release. Following the success of Tangled, Disney decided to give the story one more chance. A new title was chosen, a new release date and a different crew was selected to recreate it. Many aspects of the film were hand drawn in addition to the computer animated stereoscopic 3D. This has lent a special charm to the places needed. Also, the crew has had many changes to the old shelved story. The story has been better enhanced to relate better with the viewers.