Tag: Stellan Skarsgard

The-Hunt-For-Red-October-DVD-Cover
April 3, 2012 Rhonda
The Hunt for Red October: Invisible. Silent. Stolen.

This early 90s picture was made during the waning days of the Cold War, but it is set in a time when we were still on high alert. In 1984, the Soviet Union was still very strong, and nuclear subs on both sides of the world had to power to level cities. This is based on one of the very successful books in the Tom Clancy Jack Ryan series. In this story, Jack (Alec Baldwin) is working for the CIA as a consultant as his wife (Gates McFadden) works through her residency in London. At this time, a new wold has been put to sea out of Polijarny Inlet, and she is the Red October. Her captain is Marko Ramius……

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September 30, 2011 Cleave
Thor 2011 Courage Is Immortal

Marvel Studios brings us the story of Thor like we have never seen before. They have always been doing all of the other heroes but have done little with the Champion of Asgard till now. We get to see the story behind the hero and not just bits and pieces from some over stylized comic stiff cartoon. We get to see the grandeur of Asgard, the relationship that he has with some of the other Asgardians and how he pissed off his father enough to wind up stuck on Earth or Midgard. We get to see the man behind the god and get to see just how human he can really be.  Read more... (849 words, 12 images, estimated 3:24……

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