Minority Report

minority-report-poster“Everybody runs.”

The Scoop: 2002 PG-13, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Cruise, Max von Sydow, and Samantha Morton

Tagline: What would you do if you were accused of a murder, you had not committed… yet?

Summary Capsule: A cop battles the system he helped create and the fate it drives him to, only to fall exactly into its trap.

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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

kiss-kiss-poster“Don’t worry, I saw Lord of the Rings. I’m not going to end this 17 times.”

The Scoop: 2005 R, directed by Shane Black and starring Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, and Michelle Monaghan

Tagline: A bad week in a tough town.

Summary Capsule: It’s film noir lite mixed with a little Ferris Bueller

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Louise does Cloud Atlas

cloud-atlas“From womb to tomb, our lives are not our own.”

The Scoop: 15 2013, directed by Tom Tykwer, Lana Wachowski and Andy Wachowski and starring Tom Hanks, Halle Berry and Hugo Weaving.

Tagline: Everything is Connected.

Summary Capsule: Fifteen actors, six stories, three directors, one film. Continue reading