Tag Archives: Jason Bateman

Cinema Review – Central Intelligence

Twenty years after high school Calvin Joyner (Kevin Hart) has not lived up to his potential of being “most likely to succeed”. When he declines the Facebook invite to his high school reunion, an former schoolmate gets in touch; Bob Stone (Dwayne Johnson). A far cry from the overweight, self-conscious kid he was in school, Bob is now in the CIA and chasing down a threat to national security, a threat that he needs Calvin’s help in stopping. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Zootropolis

In an animal world where predators and prey have evolved enough to live together in peace and harmony, the big city of Zootroplis beckons to newly minted bunny cop Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin). After she is assigned to parking duty, and becomes acquainted with the cunning fox Nick Wilde (Jason Bateman), mammals start to go missing, and it is up to Judy and Nick to put their differences aside and work together to solve the case. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – This is Where I Leave You

When their father dies, four adult siblings are forced to shit Shiva in their childhood home for a week, in accordance with their dad’s wishes. While there, they encounter people from their past, various partners and the ones that got away. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Identity Thief

When businessman Sandy Patterson (Jason Bateman) has his identity stolen, he must track down the thief in order to bring her to justice and clear his name. When he meets Diana (Melissa McCarthy) however, Sandy realises that the journey from Florida to Denver will be a trying one. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Change Up

While peeing into a magical wishing fountain, Dave and Mitch wish that they had one another’s lives. The next day they find out that wishes do come true. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Horrible Bosses

Have you ever had a boss that you just cannot stand, who makes your life a living hell on a day to day basis? This is the problem faced by Nick (Jason Bateman), Dale (Charlie Day) and Kurt (Jason Sudeikis). Breaking point comes when they are skipped over for promotion, sexually harassed, demeaned and belittled, so they come up with a very simple solution. Kill their bosses. The problem is, that murder is not as easy as one might think… Continue reading

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