Slipping into theaters this weekend and beating the rush of blockbusters, Spectre the new James Bond thriller should garner a lot of box office bucks from its loyal fan base. The movie however drags between action scenes and falls short in supporting roles. That said, Spectre does entertain with cinematography that’s picturesque, explosive and slathered with CGI. If you are a big fan of the series then get in line for a ticket to another big film featuring 007. Read more
One of the best James Bond pictures ever made, Skyfall makes its way into theaters this weekend for what I believe will be a box-office blowout. The action packed thriller starts with a bang and doesn’t disappoint in the finale. For all you 007 addicts it’s time to check it out on the 50th anniversary of a solid film franchise.
Bond (Daniel Craig) finds himself vanquished when a bullet meant for his foe takes him out atop a train. His mission was to retrieve a list of secret British agents before they got into the wrong hands. With a mission failed, M (Judi Dench) finds herself under the heat of the British Government when six of the spies on the list get targeted for death. When M gets a formal threat on her life and they find Sylva (Javier Bardem) an ex-spy is involved, Bond shows up to track him down. Read more