Summer Block Busters: Part 3
There were just a few movies I overlooked in this series so allow me to post them today.
White House Down (June 28, 2013)
This is the year of two movies about the White House being taken over by terrorists. Olympus Has Fallen is in theaters now while White House Down is coming in June. This movie stars Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins & James Woods.
Despicable Me 2 (July 3, 2013)
I really liked the original and I hope this one will be just as good. No plot synopsis as of yet. This movie stars Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Miranda Cosgrove, Russell Brand, Al Pacino, Steve Coogan, Ken Jeong
Hammer of the Gods (July 5, 2013)
This movie takes place in Scandinavia in the year 871. A young Viking warrior, faces hostile conditions and tribes to bring back his estranged brother to the kingdom he will one day rule. The movie stars Charlie Bewley, Elliot Cowan, Clive Standen, Guy Flanagan, Michael Jibson
The Lone Ranger (July 3, 2013)
The Lone Ranger has not done well on the big screen. In 1980 or was it 81 the last time he was on the big screen and it failed miserably. Johnny Depp stars as Tonto (can he pull it off?) with Armie Hammer as the Lone Ranger. From the looks of the trailer the tone of the film looks like the movie will be an action adventure with somje fun mixed in. My type of movie! These stars round out the cast. Tom Wilkinson, William Fichtner, Barry Pepper, James Badge Dale, Ruth Wilson, Helena Bonham Carter.
The Wolverine (July 26, 2013)
The X-Men’s favorite superhero is back with another solo film. His first solo film, 2009’s X-Men Origins: Wolverine, did pretty good at the box office but reviews are mixed. It was an alright film but not the ones fans really wanted. Here is hoping that this one will be it! It stars Hugh Jackman, Will Yun Lee, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hal Yamanouchi, Tao Okamoto, Rila Fukushima, Brian Tee
300: Rise of an Empire (August 2, 2013)
This is the sequel to 300. With Zack Snyder, who directed 300, now directing Man of Steel, Noam Murro is sitting in the directors chair. Based on Frank Miller’s latest graphic novel “Xerxes” Greek general Themistokles (Sullivan Stapleton) attempts to unite all of Greece by leading the charge that will change the course of the war. The movie stars Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, Lena Headey, Hans Matheson, Rodrigo Santoro, David Wenham, Igal Naor, Callan Mulvey, Jack O’Connell, Andrew Tiernan
Kick-Ass 2 (August 16, 2013)
Kick-Ass & Hit-Girl are back to fight crime. Jim Carrey also joins in on the fun. This movie looks like a raunchy fun action and adventure! Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chlo Grace Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Morris Chestnut, John Leguizamo, Donald Faison, Jim Carrey
The World’s End (August 23, 2013)
This movie stars the wonderful comedy team of Simon Pegg, & Nick Frost (Paul, Sean of the Dead) and it is about drinking parties and the end of the world…what more could you ask for? As they re-stage an old drinking marathon and decide what they need to do for their future, they must also face the world as it comes to an end. The movie also stars Martin Freeman, Paddy Considine, Eddie Marsan, Rosamund Pike
There you have it….I knew there were more movies coming out that I wanted to see. Keep posted to this blog for further reviews!!
Posted on April 18, 2013, in Coming soon.... and tagged 300, 300: Rise of an Empire, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Al Pacino, Andrew Tiernan, Armie Hammer, Barry Pepper, Brian Tee, Channing Tatum, Charlie Bewley, Chlo� Grace Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Clive Standen, David Wenham, Despicable Me 2, Donald Faison, Eddie Marsan, Elliot Cowan, Eva Green, Guy Flanagan, Hal Yamanouchi, Hammer of the Gods, Hans Matheson, Helena Bonham Carter, Hiroyuki Sanada, Hit Girl, Hugh Jackman, Igal Naor, Jack O'Connell, James Badge Dale, James Woods, Jamie Foxx, Jason Clarke, Jim Carrey, John Leguizamo, Johnny Depp, Ken Jeong, Kick-Ass 2, Kristen Wiig, Lena Headey, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Man of Steel, Martin Freeman, Michael Jibson, Miranda Cosgrove, Morris Chestnut, Nick Frost, Noam Murro, Olympus Has Fallen, Paddy Considine, Paul, Richard Jenkins, Rila Fukushima, Rodrigo Santoro, Rosamund Pike, Russell Brand, Ruth Wilson, Sean of the Dead, Simon Pegg, Steve Carell, Steve Coogan, Sullivan Stapleton, Svetlana Khodchenkova, Tao Okamoto, The Lone Ranger, The Wolverine, Tom Wilkinson, White House Down, Will Yun Lee, William Fichtner, Zack Snyder. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.