Vince Vaughn electrifies in ‘Brawl in Cell Block 99’

Bradley Thomas (Vince Vaughn) doesn’t start fights; he’s “a finisher” who also happens to be psychotic. An ex-boxer and auto mechanic with a penchant for violence, Thomas takes a job as a drug courier, a risk that ends up with him in jail after a job goes wrong. Once there, he finds out his pregnant wife (Jennifer Carpenter) has … More Vince Vaughn electrifies in ‘Brawl in Cell Block 99’

Interview: ‘Wheelman’ writer/director Jeremy Rush

With Netflix’s Wheelman, writer/director Jeremy Rush set out to make something different. Working with a simple setup (getaway driver gets sabotaged, spends entire night figuring out who wronged him), a first rate leading man in Frank Grillo and dynamite producer (Joe Carnahan, launching War Party with Grillo), Rush tricked out the action thriller genre entry … More Interview: ‘Wheelman’ writer/director Jeremy Rush

A towering Christian Bale makes ‘Hostiles’ truly special

Captain Joseph J. Blocker (Christian Bale) is a conflicted man as 1892 rolls around and the last of the Native Americans are being rounded up by the American soldiers. A legendary leader to so many, he quietly battles demons about the things he has done in honor of his country-and wonders about the toll it … More A towering Christian Bale makes ‘Hostiles’ truly special

‘Sweet Virginia’: Independent beauty with dark intentions

Sam (Jon Bernthal) is a simple man with a colorful past that won’t quite let him go. Once upon a time, he was a rodeo star with a family. Now, he is the manager of a motel with a hitch in his step, early on-set Parkinson’s, and is engaged in an affair with a married … More ‘Sweet Virginia’: Independent beauty with dark intentions