Paul Walker


In the beginning, The Fast and the Furious was basically Point Break for street racers. But just like how the original Nightmare on Elm Street series became more about Freddy Krueger the crude jester than Feddy the monster, the Fast & Furious movies have more to do with everything else you can do in a car besides race them. Things like driving them off a plane, or ride them between buildings, or outrunning a drone. You know, regular bad ass spy stuff. Furious 7 continues the bizarre 14 year evolution of this franchise, an evolution that makes this seventh film in the series look only superficially like film that started it all in 2001. (more…)

rupert friend

Way back in 2007, there was an attempt to bring the widely famous Hitman video game series to the big screen. Of course, like many video game adaptations, Hitman turned out to be much less than fans would have hoped. Now, however, a new flick is in the works – Agent 47. Unfortunately, the untimely death of Paul Walker means that the role of Agent 47 (aka The Hitman) is up for grabs. Now it looks as if they may soon have the role filled by actor Rupert Friend. (more…)