It’s a little weird seeing Oscar nominee James Franco play a local Louisiana druglord named Gator in the latest Jason Statham movie, “Homefront” (though admittedly not much weirder than watching him play a grill-wearing Florida gangster named Alien in last year’s “Spring Breakers”). Nothing against Franco, but High Times’ 2008 “Stoner of the Year” isn’t exactly the most… Continue reading 'Homefront' Review: James Franco's a Better Match for Jason Statham Than You'd Think
Sitting down with Jason Statham to talk about his latest movie is a treat for any action fan: If you’re female, the fact that he greets you with “darling” and calls you “love” doesn’t hurt.
In his new film, “Parker,” he plays a thief who’s double-crossed by his partners (MIchael Chiklis and Clifton Collins, Jr.) and must track them down in Palm Beach. There he relies on the know-how of local… Continue reading Jason Statham, 'Parker' Star, On Doing His Own Stunts And 'Expendables 3'
It seems unlikely that anyone who saw the original The Fast and the Furious would have guessed the film would be the starting point for one of Universal Pictures’ biggest franchises, but with five installments finished, the series has a worldwide box office total of over $ 1.5 billion dollars (just under $ 700 million of that was domestic). Clearly, these movies about tuner… Continue reading 'Fast and Furious 6 & 7' Eyes Jason Statham and a Back-to-Back Shooting Schedule
With four new films in wide release, plus another handful in limited engagements, the final weekend of September feels like the unofficial kick-off of the fall movie season. After all, this weekend brings a Brad Pitt Oscar favorite (‘Moneyball’), a Taylor Lautner-led potential action juggernaut (‘Abduction’) and the latest Jason Statham meat grinder (‘Killer Elite’). Plus, ‘Dolphin Tale’! Which film will emerge victorious? Let’s discuss ahead.
‘Moneyball’What’s the story: Brad… Continue reading Weekend Movie Preview: Can Brad Pitt Out-Slug Taylor Lautner and Jason Statham?