Tag: Tom Cruise

Edge of Tomorrow [2014]

As long as you don’t spend too much time thinking about it, the latest Tom Cruise action sci fi (the poor casting of 52-year-old Tom Cruise and Action together…

TCreplacements

The list of actors who would have been more fittingly cast in every Tom Cruise film since Jerry Maguire.

Jerry Maguire [1996] I didn’t bother seeing it – but by all counts TC was good in this one as it was the inversion of his typical role…

Oblivion [2013]

I’ve heard a few different theories on why Tom Cruise continues to get big roles in Hollywood cinema when even a chimp could tell that he is past…

Jack Reacher [2013]

It is with great regret that I pronounce this film to be…not as bad as I had thought it would be. Not good mind you, just not awful….

The Colo[u]r of Money [1986]

This isn’t much of a review, but then again it isn’t much of a film. Basically, Martin Scorsese, in a rare prophetic case of one of his early…

Cocktail [1988]

Here is what I have learnt from watching this film in simple dot-point format (the lessons, not the film – FYI I love dangling modifiers). Every character in…