Tag: Liam Neeson

Men in Black: International (12A)

Director: F. Gary Gray Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Liam Neeson, Emma Thompson, Rafe Spall, Kumail Nanjiani and Rebecca Ferguson. ⭐⭐ The good guys dress in black, remember that? Yes, it’s 22 years since the first Men in Black film crash-landed onto cinema screens and introduced us to Agents Kay and Jay with the perfectly cast…

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Cold Pursuit (15)

⭐⭐⭐⭐ Liam Neeson, as Nels Coxman, once again seeks revenge in Cold Pursuit as a man who has a very different particular set of skills to those we’ve seen before. This time his area of expertise is keeping the roads safe by driving a snow plow through the drifts of Kehoe, a sleepy ski resort…

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The Ballad of Buster Scruggs

⭐⭐⭐ Quirky director’s Joel and Ethan Coen return to the big screen, and their first feature made for a streaming service, with The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, a bonanza of six mini-movies all originating from the American frontier coming to select cinemas and Netflix in November. Part musical, part comedy and part drama, a razor-sharp…

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The Commuter

⭐⭐⭐ Through a rather nifty opening montage we meet ex-cop Mike (Liam Neeson) and his family. The tedium of his daily commute is cleverly revealed to us, as well as his financial difficulties. Two mortgages and a son about to start college are all taking their toll and Mike desperately needs some luck. But, he…

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