Movie Review- Mission: Impossible – Fallout

Christopher McQuarrie writes, directs, and produces Mission: Impossible – Fallout, the latest in the spy film franchise led by Tom Cruise and a plethora of explosions. Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) is sent to recover plutonium stolen by by an anarchist terrorist group. CIA Director Erika Sloane (Angela Basset) forces IMF Secretary Hunley (Alec Baldwin) to…

Movie Review Flashback- The World’s End

The World’s End, released in 2013, is the final comedy film in director Edgar Wright’s “Three Flavours Cornetto” trilogy, kicked off by the zombie parody Shaun Of The Dead. Of course, these movies are unrelated except for similar casting and all three feature Simon Pegg as the lead actor. It is worth noting the film…

Movie Review Flashback- Hot Fuzz

Comedy duo team director Edgar Wright teams-up with actor Simon Pegg once again for 2007’s Hot Fuzz, the second installment in the Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy. Taking a break from zombie films, it then flips to action comedy. London Metropolitan Police Service PC Nicholas Angel (Simon Pegg) is an exemplary member of law enforcement with…

Movie Review Flashback- Shaun Of The Dead

Edgar Wright co-wrote and directed this 2004 horror-comedy Shaun of the Dead, a strange, gross, but seriously hilarious spoof of zombie features. Shaun (Simon Pegg) is an electronics salesman who is having trouble with his girlfriend Liz (Kate Ashfield) who breaks up with him when he forgets to plan a special date. He is a…