“Oz the Great and Powerful” is not the world’s first attempt at remaking the 1939 classic “The Wizard of Oz”, but it is likely the best of them. The viewer’s trip into the land of Oz is a sight to see, with great sets and wonderful use of computer-generated imagery (CGI) that does not over power the senses.
Whether you’re a die-hard action movie fan, or just a typical moviegoer looking for a thrilling movie experience, “Gangster Squad” will have you at the edge of your seat. Romantic, action-packed, and even saddening at times, it’s not an over-the-top, stellar thriller movie but it is definitely worth watching.
“Les Miserables” was first a French historical novel written by playwright and politician Victor Hugo, and published in 1862. It was primarily written as a humanitarian piece that took place in 19th century France, and revolved around hope and compassion for others, even when all seems lost. It then premiered as a Broadway musical on March 12, 1987.
Everyone knows the man: James Bond, 007 — skilled agent, loyal Brit, dangerous flirt, and refined alcoholic. It’s his character, rather than his exact story, that is legend. Each new Bond movie waves away a little more of the smoke that clouds his past, slowly revealing to us a little more of his emotional, flawed side.