“Neeson at his gritty best” Run All Night review


Director: Jaume Collet-Serra   

Music: Junkie XL

Starring: Liam Neeson, Ed Harris, Joel Kinnaman

It’s fair to say Liam Neeson has picked some decidedly dodgy acting jobs since his rise to become an A-list Hollywood action hero. From a disappointing turn in the most recent A Team movie to the laughably bad Taken 3, he seems to have been turned from fan favourite to the butt of so many jokes.

After January’s poorly received Taken 3, Neeson returns to give the genre another go in Run All Night, but does Jaume Collet-Serra’s intriguing direction return him to the top of the food chain? Continue reading

Non-Stop – Review


Director: Jaume Collet-Serra  

Music: John Ottman

Starring: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Michelle Dockery

On the wrong side of 60 you’d be forgiven for thinking that it was time for Liam Neeson to hang up his gun and move away from the cold, steely world of action films, into the fuzzy and sentimental territory of a rom-com.

Thankfully he and director Jaume Collet-Serra, who Neeson previously worked with on the disappointing thriller Unknown, have decided to continue with the action thriller theme in Taken on a Plane, sorry… Non-Stop. Continue reading