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  • Film review: Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation
    July 30, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    We first saw Tom Cruise play special agent Ethan Hunt in Brian DePalma’s Mission: Impossible, which was partly set in Prague. The film was released 20 years ago, in 1995, […]

  • Film review: Paper Towns
    July 23, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    “I can feel my heart beating in my chest!” screams the teenage Quentin Jacobsen (Nat Wolff) late one night in the midst of a prank that has his nemesis fleeing […]

  • Film review: Magic Mike XXL
    July 16, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Magic Mike XXL, the follow-up to Steven Soderbergh’s surprise hit from 2012, may as well have been subtitled, “Bigger, Longer and Uncut.” Channing Tatum, one of the gang of seven […]

  • Film review: Terminator Genisys
    July 9, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    In Terminator Genisys, the fifth installment in the franchise best known for the immortal lines “I’ll be back” and “Hasta la vista, baby,” former heroes are vilified, and time does […]

  • Film review: Time Out of Mind
    July 4, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    He has a scar on the left side of his head, but we don’t know what happened. He is homeless, but we don’t know why. He used to be handsome, […]

  • Film review: Woman in gold
    July 3, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    A new film about the struggle for the restitution of one of Austria’s most famous works of art to a private individual, an old Jewish woman in California who had […]

  • Film review: Big Game
    June 18, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    In Finnish director Jalmari Helander’s Big Game, Samuel L. Jackson stars as the Most Powerful Man in the World, but the character he portrays may just be the weakest POTUS […]

  • Film review: Jurassic World
    June 11, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    The opening minutes of Jurassic World, the fourth instalment in the series that first thrilled audiences in 1993 with the release of Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster Jurassic Park, spark very little […]

  • Film review: San Andreas
    June 4, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    Disaster movies are all more or less the same. In the quest to provide their audiences with the most visceral experience, they tend to combine extravagant special effects showcasing horrendous […]

  • Film review: Mad Max: Fury Road
    May 14, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

    By the time the emblematic Dies Irae section of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Requiem” flares up on the soundtrack during the second half of George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road, the film […]