Tag Archives: Barkhad Abdi

Blade Runner 2049 Teaser Trailer

Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford star in this sequel to the classic sci-fi, set 30 years later in a world even more complex and dangerous…

Blade Runner 2 Director Says Sequel Won’t Live Up To Original

French-Canadian director Denis Villeneuve is fast becoming one of my favourite filmmaker working today. From “Incendies” to “Prisoners”, to “Sicario”, he’s proven himself a formidable talent. And as weird as “Enemy” was, I thought that was compelling as hell. His latest film “Arrival” is garnering rave reviews too, and I can’t wait to see that.Continue Reading

Courage Of The Everyman

Electroshadow foreign contributor Qiu Jun Xing is back with a look at “Captain Phillips”, the Tom Hanks-starring true life thriller. Does it live up to its Oscar hype?…

Paul Greengrass Addresses Controversial Accusations About Capt Phillips

“Captain Phillips” is a new film by director Paul Greengrass, and it has been getting all kinds of rave reviews. Unfortunately, it has also become the subject of controversy. Several crew members who were onboard the ship that was hijacked by Somali pirates claimed that Phillips acted in a way that led to their capture.Continue Reading