Manly Movies

Eva Green

The Salvation (2014)

The Salvation (2014)

The Salvation    27 Feb 2015

R 92 minReleased

IMDB: 6.7/10 328 votes

This movie flew silently and speedily under the radar this year. I missed it and wasn’t even aware it existed until someone pointed it out on our Facebook page. This is a Danish production, shot in South Africa. And as far as projects like that go with a $10,000,000 budget it is impressive. It’s a bit formulaic, but the formula is revenge, usually a premise that is too manly too fail. Mads Mikkelson plays the understated Danish ...

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

300: Rise of an Empire (2014)

300: Rise of an Empire    07 Mar 2014

R 102 minReleased

IMDB: 6.2/10 262 votes

I’m not sure if you’ve noticed but the trend these days is that if a movie is 3D, especially a converted 3D movie, it has something to hide. I’m not talking about the pros and cons of 3D itself either. Rather I can’t remember the last time I watched a decent 3D movie. I think it was Jurassic Park (review) but that doesn’t really count now, does it? It’s not a new movie. So the ...