Best films of the week
Follow us with the introduction of the best films of the week (6 April)
1) Good Kill (2014)
Director: Andrew Niccol
Stars: Ethan Hawke, January Jones and Zoë Kravitz
Synopsis: A family man begins to question the ethics of his job as a drone pilot.
2) Blackhat (2015)
Genre: Action | Crime | Drama
Director: Michael Mann
Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Viola Davis & Wei Tang
Synopsis: A furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta.
3) Cut Bank (2014)
Director: Matt Shakman
Stars: Teresa Palmer, Liam Hemsworth and Billy Bob Thornton
Synopsis: A young man’s life is unraveled after witnessing a murder that he filmed in his rural town of Cut Bank.
4) Last Knights (2015)
Genre: Action | Adventure
Director: Kazuaki Kiriya
Stars: Clive Owen, Morgan Freeman and Aksel Hennie
Synopsis: A fallen warrior rises against a corrupt and sadistic ruler to avenge his dishonored master.
5) Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action | Thriller
Director: Olivier Megaton
Stars: Liam Neeson, Forest Whitaker and Maggie Grace
Synopsis: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills is accused of a ruthless murder he never committed or witnessed. As he is tracked and pursued, Mills brings out his particular set of skills to find the true killer and clear his name.
6) Any Day (2015)
Genre: Drama | Romance | Thriller
Director: Rustam Branaman
Stars: Sean Bean, Kate Walsh and Eva Longoria
Synopsis: An ex-fighter finds redemption from his troubled past.
7) An Act of War (2015)
Genre: Drama | War
Director: Ryan M. Kennedy
Stars: Russ Russo, Natasha Alam and Doug E. Doug
Synopsis: Battling insomnia & undiagnosed PTSD, a war veteran works nights as a projectionist at a decrepit theater. While struggling to adapt to civilian life, he soon finds himself tangled in an inescapable web of seduction, addiction, & violence.
8) Three Nights in the Desert (2014)
Director: Gabriel Cowan
Stars: Wes Bentley, Vincent Piazza and Amber Tamblyn
Synopsis: Set against the majestic landscape of the desert, three estranged friends and former band mates “celebrate” turning 30.
9) Wild (2014)
Genre: Biography | Drama
Director: Jean-Marc Vallée
Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern and Gaby Hoffmann
Synopsis: A chronicle of one woman’s 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe.
10) The Gambler (2014)
Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Director: Rupert Wyatt
Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Jessica Lange and John Goodman
Synopsis: Lit professor and gambler Jim Bennett’s debt causes him to borrow money from his mother and a loan shark. Further complicating his situation is his relationship with one of his students. Will Bennett risk his life for a second chance?