Posts Tagged ‘Sam Worthington’

This week’s releases include: a new kind of military drama; the will to survive; a true sci-fi adventure; the ultimate distraction; and a romance undone. (more…)

This week’s releases include: a stoner holiday special; a case of mistaken identity; a family from hell; a real-life terrorist hi-jacking; a classic K-9 love story; an ill-fated relationship; a space parody; a philosophical debate; and a severe cop drama. (more…)

This week’s releases include: a courtroom period drama; a spy thriller in two different eras; another bachelor party gone wrong; a true story of fantasy and murder; a playful tale with penguins; a look at famous hockey feuds; a consequence of ‘the wrong place, the wrong time’; an adaptation of a childhood classic; a trilogy about a young woman who takes matters into her own hands; and an historical re-enactment.  (more…)

Jessica Chastain, Sam Worthington and Marton Csokas in a scene from The DebtThe life of a national hero is not always all interviews and roses; it can be complicated, and drenched in regrets and secrets. This is the dark paradigm explored in The Debt, based on the fictional 2007 Israeli film Ha-Hov. The partnering of an American and British production team to remake a recent Israeli picture is an anomaly, but in this case the result will hold your attention without letting go. (more…)

This week’s releases include: two exploits of the “Man with no name”; a cop thriller about an impressionist killer; an environmental documentary; a cop thriller about an impressionist killer; a humorous, relatable documentary; an interpretation of a bloody civil war; the reimagining of history with marionettes; an interesting exercise in examining a relationship; a samurai film turned western; a religious murder mystery; an original sequel to a remake; the tale of two blue lovebirds; a crime drama; a real-life success story; and a vampire apocalypse film. (more…)

Many of this week’s releases appear a little late for Halloween, but there’s also some entertaining family drama: a magical people attempts to avoid extinction via industrial progress; a couple stumbles upon a town with dangerously peculiar children; a VHS camcorder captures all the family moments no one wants to remember; a ghostly possession could lead to the end of the world; a woman discovers she’s not who she thought she was; a young man befriends an eccentric gigolo; a weekend of gaming goes terribly wrong; a family is forever changed after the kids seek out their father; and a deranged family’s harvest involves collecting people. (more…)

Clash of the Titans blu-rayClash of the Titans (Blu-ray and DVD combo pack)
In Clash of the Titans, the ultimate struggle for power pits men against kings and kings against gods, but the war between the gods themselves could destroy the world. Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus (Sam Worthington) is helpless to save his family from Hades (Ralph Fiennes), vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus (Liam Neeson) and unleash hell on earth.

Special features include: maximum movie mode by Worthington, Neeson, Fiennes and director Louis Leterrier with picture-in-picture, enhanced scene breakdowns, enhanced visual effects breakdowns, on-the-spot vignettes and close-up views of the monsters; “Sam Worthington: an action hero for the ages”; additional scenes; an alternate ending; and digital copy. (Warner Home Video) (more…)