All posts tagged taken

Exclusive Review of Cold Pursuit

10 years after Taken, Liam Neeson rarely does action anymore. You could argue that this was because his brand of action cinema grew stale and the films themselves were far […]

The Tyranny of Certainty: The Politics of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

It is safe to say that recent politics has been overrun by epochs of political tribalism. At least in the UK, that is, where the tumults of Brexit have divided […]

The Commuter Review – Liam Neeson’s Particular Set of Action Hero Skills Stand Out in a Film That Still Comes a Little Off The Rails

In 2008, with the release of Pierre Morel’s Taken, the unthinkable happened: rugged Irish thespian Liam Neeson, known for his award-nominated roles in films such as Schindler’s List and Michael […]

Coffee House Sessions Interview #2 – Sonia Stein

The second Coffee House Session is with singer Sonia Stein, performing in Drapers Bar & Kitchen 1pm Tuesday 24th January: You’d describe your music as…   Singer-songwriter pop You’re currently […]

FILM REVIEW: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

If there is one thing that can be agreed upon, in relation to modern cinema, it is that Tom Cruise is the strongest candidate for the designation of ‘movie star’. […]