The Hunger Games return with such a sequel twist that you can't believe writer Suzanne Collins didn't think of film when writing. Catching Fire builds up with all types of subversive messaging which is interesting but also brings into relief the limitations of the genre and film.
Cormac McCarthy’s bones and Ridley Scott's style do not make The Counselor something more than an interesting curiosity. A film that seems destined more to be remembered as that move where Cameron Diaz does that thing with the car than anything else.
In October of 1962 spy plane photos monitoring cargo shipments to Cuba reveal the existence of Soviet nuclear missiles en route to that island nation, prompting an American military and political response that brought the two nations closer to fiery confrontation than ever before. Based on the book The Kennedy Tapes: Inside the White House During the Cuban Missile Crisis, Thirteen Days takes audiences inside America's political leadership during one of the nation's--and the world's--most terrifying confrontations.