January 2017 | Casey's Movie Mania | Movie Reviews, Features & Others

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

Review: KUNG FU YOGA 功夫瑜伽 (2017)

Review: KUNG FU YOGA 功夫瑜伽 (2017)

Famous Chinese archaeology professor Jack (Jackie Chan) join forces with a beautiful Indian professor Ashmita (Disha Patani) to locate the lost treasure of the Magadha kingdom. Also joining the expedition are Jack's assistants, Xiaoguang (Zhang Yixing) and Nuomin (Miya Muqi) alongside treasure hunter Jones (Aarif Rahman). Trouble arises when their first stop at the Kunlun Mountains is being ambushed by Randall (Sonu Sood) and his henchmen. A series of action-comedy hijinks ensues as their subsequent adventures brought them from China to Dubai and finally India.

Friday, 20 January 2017

Review: XXX: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE (2017)

Review: XXX: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE (2017)

In this third instalment of the XXX movie series, Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) is back in action to retrieve the "Pandora's Box" from Xiang (Donnie Yen) and his rogue crew. Instead of using the American soldiers recruited by CIA, Cage put together his own crew for the mission. This includes sharpshooter Adele Wolff (Ruby Rose), driver Tennyson (Rory McCann) and deejay Nicks (Kris Wu).

Monday, 16 January 2017

Review: RESIDENT EVIL: THE FINAL CHAPTER (2017)

Review: RESIDENT EVIL: THE FINAL CHAPTER (2017)

Following the events of RESIDENT EVIL: RETRIBUTION (2012), Alice (Milla Jovovich) is given a 48-hour time period to return to The Hive in Raccoon City. En route, she reunites with Claire Redfield (Ali Larter) alongside a new team of survivors to fight against the enemies of the Umbrella Corporation once and for all.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

Review: LA LA LAND (2016)

Review: LA LA LAND (2016)

Jazz pianist Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and aspiring actress Mia (Emma Stone) are both struggling artists trying to fulfil their dreams in contemporary Los Angeles. Both of them eventually meet and fall for each other after a few chance encounters.

Monday, 9 January 2017

Review: ARRIVAL (2016)

Review: ARRIVAL (2016)

When twelve mysterious alien spacecraft landed on different parts of the world including one in Montana, linguistics professor Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is brought in to help the US military, led by Colonel G.T. Weber (Forest Whitaker), to attempt a communication with the extraterrestrial beings.