There are more movies about the Vietnam war than almost any other subject, so it takes something very special to stand out from the crowd. Step forward Platoon ($9), a blood and guts look at the horrors of war through the eyes of a young recruit. Starring Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger and Willem Defoe and directed by Oliver Stone, anyone who thinks that war is nothing to get excited about needs to watch this movie as it’s the nearest thing to being out in the field yourself.
Writer and Director Luc Besson have worked on movies like La Femme Nikita, The Professional and the Fifth Element. So you have a pretty clear idea where he’s taking his latest female action hero, Lucy ($TBA). Scarlett Johannson plays Lucy a drug mule who obtains superhuman powers from drugs smuggled in her body. Where the […]