Your standard modern fantasy action fare and another ego-trip for its star. Fun in small doses, but overall, you’d be better off playing Dungeons & Dragons.
The latest from Guillermo del Toro is sumptuous, beautiful but ultimately hollow gothic story. Though, with visuals like these, who needs narrative?
Starring Mia Wasikowska, Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain and Charlie Hunnam
Written by: Guillermo del Toro and Matthew Robbins
Directed by: Guillermo del Toro
Rated ‘R’ for supernatural imagery, blood, gore and Lannisterian overtones
Runtime 119 minutes
Another short walk down memory lane with this South Korean actioner!
Starring Yoo Gong, Hee-soon Park, Seong-ha Jo, Da-in Yoo and Jae-yun Jo
Written by: Sang-yun Lim
Directed by: Shin-yun Won
Rated ‘Unrated’ Contains Strong Spy Violence, some strong language, vehicular manslaughter, and LOTS OF INTRIGUE!
Runtime 137 minutes
Year Released 2013
Country South Korea