Tag Archives: Don Cheadle

Cinema Review – Captain America: Civil War

After members of the Avengers cause collateral damage in their attempt to take down a criminal in Lagos, the UN pulls the superheroes in line, forcing them to sign an accord that puts them under UN control. When Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan) is implicated in a terrorist attack, Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) sets out to protect his friend, effectively splitting the Avengers, and turning them against one another in their bid to do good. What the former friends don’t know, however, is that someone else is controlling Barnes, and wants to see the Avengers empire crumble from the inside. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Miles Ahead

Don Cheadle makes his directorial debut with this largely fictional look at the life and times of jazz pioneer Miles Davis. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Iron Man 3

In the aftermath of Loki’s attack on New York, Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) finds that his experience with the Avengers left a lasting impression. Meanwhile, a new threat to Iron Man’s world arises in the form of The Mandarin, and some of Tony’s old friends and enemies return. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Flight

Pilot Whip Whittaker (Denzel Washington) is a highly functioning alcohol and drug user, but when a plane he is in charge of crashes, the investigation threatens to throw Whip’s entire way of life into chaos. Continue reading

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Retro Review – Iron Man 2

Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) must take on his greatest challenges yet; he is coming to terms with the fact that he has outed himself as a superhero, the device he uses to stay alive is slowly killing him, and Ivan Venko – AKA Whiplash – is looking for vengeance. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Guard

Garda Gerry Boyle (Brendan Gleeson) is not the kind of person that likes change in his life, so when FBI agent Wendell Everett (Don Cheadle) is sent to the wilds of Galway to investigate an international drug smuggling ring, Boyle is less than pleased. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Iron Man 2

Originally written for movies.ie

We join Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) as he deals with the fall out of the news that he is Iron Man. Stark now not only has a company to run, but he has a Senate hearing to deal with, along with new enemies and a whole host of new allies. Stark has managed to annoy a lot of people by not handing over the Iron Man suit like the Senate and military want him to, but he still has people on his side… Doesn’t he? Continue reading

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