Casey's Movie Mania

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Review: GANGNAM BLUES 강남 1970 (2015)

GANGNAM BLUES is far from a definitive Martin Scorsese-style of gangster epic, but sufficient enough as an engaging 1970s gritty drama.

Monday, 18 May 2015

Review: TOMORROWLAND (2015)

Brad Bird's sci-fi adventure is a promising, but uneven effort that combines the childlike wonder of Steven Spielberg and the whiz-bang cinematic magic of Robert Zemeckis.

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

Review: MAD MAX: FURY ROAD (2015)

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD is a pure visceral cinema of post-apocalyptic madness filled with electrifying action, crazy stunts and surrealistic visual beauty.

Monday, 11 May 2015

Retrospective: The MAD MAX trilogy


Thirty years after the supposedly final chapter of MAD MAX BEYOND THUNDERDOME (1985), Australian director George Miller finally returns to his original root of post-apocalyptic genre that made him famous in the first place. Scheduled for nationwide release on May 14, the fourth instalment -- titled as MAD MAX: FURY ROAD -- stars Tom Hardy, who replaced Mel Gibson as the new Max Rockatansky and Charlize Theron as Imperator Furiosa.

In conjunction with the upcoming release of MAD MAX: FURY ROAD, let's take a look back at the retrospective of the original MAD MAX trilogy during the late '70s till mid '80s period:

Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Review: IT FOLLOWS (2015)

Writer-director David Robert Mitchell manages to capture a frightening sense of dread and paranoia associated with the fear of the unknown, but feels muddled in the narrative standpoint.