24 – Season Four

There isn't a whole lot of the history of this show that needs to be explained- season 4 almost functions as a stand-alone season, making it much more accessible for new fans to jump on board. Having been forced out of CTU a year ago, agent Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) Continue Reading

The Island

This sci-fi action thriller stars Lincoln Six-Echo (Ewan McGregor) and Jordan Two-Delta (Scarlett Johansson) who are living amongst a community of people that are actual clones of real individuals. All are dressed in white jumpsuits; their eating habits controlled and their every move is monitored. The replicas have been told Continue Reading

Cinderella Man

The time of the Great Depression in the United States has been used previously for films that show the triumph of the human spirit despite trying conditions and this film is no exception. Cinderella Man is a movie based on the life of James J. Braddock, an Irish American who Continue Reading

Lifeboat

During World War II in the Atlantic Ocean an Allied ship and a German U-Boat are engaged in battle and both sink. The survivors from the Allied ship manage to get on a lifeboat. They include journalist Connie Porter (Tallulah Bankhead – A Royal Scandal, Faithless), wealthy businessman Charles Rittenhouse Continue Reading