Mel Gibson Boards Kamikaze War Thriller DESTROYER

Mel Gibson (‘Hacksaw Ridge’) is to take the director’s chair for ‘Destroyer,’ a World War II naval war movie based on John Wukovits’ nonfiction book ‘Hell From the Heavens,’ according to THR. Published in 20...
1.0Bah Humbug!

Daddy’s Home 2

Daddy's Home 2 (USA / PG / 99 mins)  Directed by Sean Anders. Starring Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson, Jon Lithgow, Linda Cardellini, John Cena.   The Plot: Having bumped heads in the previous film, doting dads Brad (Will Ferrell) and Dusty (...

Frank Grillo & Mel Gibson Circle Action Thriller FINAL BOSS

Joe Carnahan (‘Grey,’ ‘Stretch,’ ‘The A-Team,’ ‘Smokin' Aces’) is to take the director’s chair for ‘Boss Level,’ a ‘Groundhog Day’-style actioner that has Frank Grillo (‘Wheelman’ ‘Captain America: The Winter S...

DADDY’S HOME 2 Trailer Promises Seasonal Shenanigans

Two families under one roof for the holidays - what could go wrong? New look at the Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg-led comedy sequel, hitting Irish cinemas November 22nd. In the sequel to the 2015 global smash, father and stepfather, Dusty (Mark Wahlberg)...

Mel Gibson – Interview for BLOOD FATHER

You might have spotted Mel Gibson walking the streets of Dublin this month, he’s currently in town making ‘The Professor and the Madman’ with Sean Penn. After a few years away from film-making, the ‘Lethal Weap...

10 things you need to know about ‘Blood Father’

Mel Gibson’s first leading role since ‘How I Spent My Summer Vacation’ in 2012 – ‘Blood Father’ – is released in Irish cinemas this week. Directed by Jean-Francois Richet, the film follows John Link (Gibson), a man trying to stay on the straight and narrow aft...

Mel Gibon’s BLOOD FATHER Drops New Trailer

"People get caught when they make mistakes… You stick with me, I'll give you everything I got.” After her drug kingpin boyfriend frames her for stealing a fortune in cartel cash, 17-year-old Lydia (Erin Mor...

PROFESSOR AND THE MADMAN To Star Mel Gibson and Sean Penn

Hollywood heavyweights Mel Gibson (‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ ‘Mad Max,’ ‘Braveheart’) and Sean Penn (‘Into The Wild,’ ‘The Last Face,’ ‘The Gunman’) are teaming up for a film adaptation of Simon Winchester’s best-seller...

HACKSAW RIDGE – Trailer for Mel Gibson’s WWII Epic

"While everybody is taking life, I'm going to be saving it." Me Gibon’s first directorial effort in a decade, HACKSAW RIDGE tells the true story of WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss. As a Seventh-Day Adventist conscientious objector, Doss refused to...

New BLOOD FATHER Trailer Starring Mel Gibson

‘They Left Him No Choice’ Directed by Jean-François Richet (‘Mesrine,’ ‘Assault On Precinct 13’) BLOOD FATHER stars Mel Gibson as John Link, an ex-convict who fights to protect his estranged daughter from t...
3.0Fun but familiar

Cannes Review – Blood Father

BLOOD FATHER (France/TBC/88mins) Directed by Jean-François Richet. Starring Mel Gibson, Erin Moriarty, Dale Dickey, William H. Macy, Elisabeth Rohm. THE PLOT: Living a clean and sober life since he got out ...

Cannes Diary – Days 10 and 11

After almost two weeks in the south of France, the tiredness has well and truly hit us today, as we almost had to crawl out of bed to go and see the new film from director Sean Penn; ‘The Last Face’. Set against the backdrop of a war torn country in Africa, ‘T...

Cannes Diary – Days 8 and 9

DAY 8 Another early start this morning, but we did not head down to the Palais for the screening of ‘The Unknown Girl’ by the Dardenne Brothers, instead we walked in the opposite direction; to the Theatre Croi...