Revue of 21 BRIDGES

21 Bridges follows an embattled NYPD detective (Chadwick Boseman), who is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after uncovering a massive and unexpected conspiracy. As the night unfolds, lines become blurred regarding who he is pursuing, and who is pursuing him. When the search intensifies, extreme measures are taken to prevent the killers from escaping Manhattan as the authorities close all 21 BRIDGES to prevent any entry or exit from the iconic island.

Revue of BLACK AND BLUE

Black And Blue is about a rookie cop (Naomie Harris) who inadvertently captures the murder of a young drug dealer on her body cam. After realizing that the murder was committed by corrupt cops, she teams up with the one person from her community who is willing to help her (Tyrese Gibson) as she tries to escape both the criminals out for revenge and the police who are desperate to destroy the incriminating footage.

Revue of ANGEL HAS FALLEN

Angel Has Fallen is the 3rd in the series but this time when there is an assassination attempt on the US president Allan Trumbull (Morgan Freeman), his trusted confidant, Secret Service Agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) is wrongly accused and taken into custody. After escaping from capture, he becomes a man on the run and must evade his own agency and outsmart the FBI in order to find the real threat to the president.

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Producer(s) : Luc Besson and Marc Shmuger

Cast : Sasha Luss, Luke Evans, Cillian Murphy and Helen Mirren

Genre : Action/Thriller

Release Date : June 21, 2019

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”Revue of ANNA” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_empty_space height=”25px”][vc_column_text css_animation=”left-to-right”]Anna is directed by visionary director Luc Besson and is about Anna (Sasha Luss) who is recruited to become a government assassin for the Russian KGB. However, when the agency goes back on its word, it must feel her wrath.

If John Wick and Black Widow had a child, that child would be Anna because she takes head shots just like Wick, and also is acrobatic in taking down her foes just like Black Widow. I absolutely loved the action sequences in this film which came at such pace and intensity although there were too few of such scenes and I wished for more because they were that good.

When I saw the trailer of this film, I got some Red Sparrow vibes because both films had a similar plot with female assassins relying on their sex appeal to take down their foes. However, unlike Red Sparrow, Anna not only relied on her pretty face and technical dexterity but also used her psychoanalytic skills to best her opponents. Talking about psychoanalysis, you will need to pay attention to the timelines of the film because they play a very important role in the development of the plot. If you don’t pay attention you could get lost in the first 20 minutes of the film and that will ruin the whole experience for you.

I am so happy the Luc Besson who has given us a lot of heroines (like Scarlet Johansson in Lucy and Milla Jovovich in Sixth Sense) redeemed himself with Anna after the farce that was Valerian and the City of A Thousand Planets – which was such a really awful film. Anna couldn’t have come at a better time what with the feminist movement that is sweeping the planet.

Anna is a very intense film and action-packed film with a not so novel plot but with a delicious twist thrown into it, so I highly recommend that you go see it because it’s really entertaining. If you do get to see Anna, please let me know what you think in the comment section below or on Twitter and Facebook.

Have a great week!

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