Billy Summers: ‘Red Sparrow’ has the makings of a good spy movie, but it’s much too slow
I can't wait for the new Francis Lawrence ("Water for Elephants," "I Am Legend," "The Hunger Games" franchise) adaptation of "Red Sparrow" to come out on DVD!
Then I can speed it up to about 125 percent and watch a very good movie.
"Death Wish" NEW
Bruce Willis stars in this remake as a surgeon seeking revenge after his family is brutally attacked. With Vincent D'Onofrio, Elisabeth Shue, Dean Norris, Kimberly Elise. Written by Joe Carnahan, based on the 1974 screenplay by Wendell Mayes from novel by Brian Garfield. Directed by Eli Roth.
Movie Minute: Jennifer Lawrence’s Russian accent, Bruce Willis’ Death Wish
Movie Minute: Jennifer Lawrence's Russian accent, Bruce Willis' Death Wish
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Now that you've seen "Black Panther," it's time to put that MoviePass to work.
There's a trio of new movies opening in theaters this weekend. "Red Sparrow" is a spy thriller starring Jennifer Lawrence. Bruce Willis headlines a remake of the 1974 Charles Bronson classic "Death Wish." There's also "The Lullaby," a creepy horror film from South Africa.
New movies: Jennifer Lawrence in ‘Red Sparrow,’ and ‘Death Wish’ returns
Jennifer Lawrence is an undercover Russian operative who becomes romantically entangled with a CIA agent, played by Joel Edgerton. Also starring in this thriller directed by Francis Lawrence (who made the last three "Hunger Games" movies) are Jeremy Irons, Mary-Louise Parker and Cirian Hinds.
Review: ‘Red Sparrow’ with Jennifer Lawrence never takes off
In the James Bond films, sex with a globe-trotting spy seems to be fun, fun, fun. A martini, a tuxedo, a witty line or two and then it's off to a luxurious bed with two tanned, muscular bodies. Not so in the new thriller "Red Sparrow ," where the sex is cold, ugly and often violent.
Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘incredibly challenging’ new role
Jennifer Lawrence admits it was "really scary" to shoot a fully nude scene in her new film 'Red Sparrow'.
The 27-year-old actress stars as Russian prima ballerina-turned-spy Dominika Egorova in the new movie by Francis Lawrence and in one scene she had to strip naked and she has revealed she couldn't sleep the night before the shoot.