Tag: Zoe Saldana

Top Ten: Films That Kickstarted Actors’ Careers

Top Ten: Films That Kickstarted Actors’ Careers

Films have been an important part of human culture since the late 19th century and they have also helped the actors get their own take. The only rule is that no musicians (except Sandler) are allowed. 10. Billy Madison (1995): Then SNL-player Adam Sandler was able to make an immature man decide to retake all … Continue reading Top Ten: Films That Kickstarted Actors’ Careers

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Timeless Classics: Star Trek Into Darkness

Timeless Classics: Star Trek Into Darkness

J.J. Abrams did a great job reintroducing Star Trek to the big screen and eventually created Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) that publicly addressed a post-9/11 world in a science fiction universe. While whitewashing can cause controversy, the villain (Benedict Cumberbatch) is a great highlight. The film was also the last filmography appearance of Leonard … Continue reading Timeless Classics: Star Trek Into Darkness

Timeless Classics: Star Trek

Timeless Classics: Star Trek

J.J. Abrams was able to resurrect a well-known science fiction franchise like Star Trek for the film that is Star Trek (2009). Filled with unique visuals and acting talents from both old and new generations of Star Trek cast and crew, the film helped begin a new era for Trekkies worldwide. The film series got … Continue reading Timeless Classics: Star Trek

Timeless Classics: Avatar (2009)

Timeless Classics: Avatar (2009)

As a result of pioneering of 3-D films and motion capture, James Cameron was able to create one of his finest films: Avatar (2009). A spiritual successor to Titanic (1997), a human named Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) decides to blend in with the Na'vi of Pandora, including Neytiri (Zoe Saldana). The film was known for … Continue reading Timeless Classics: Avatar (2009)

Timeless Classics: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Timeless Classics: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Taking place just mere months after Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), the hit sequel takes the throwback soundtracked follow-up to great effect. Peter Quill (Chris Pratt) was taking a break from defending the galaxy with his four friends and encountered a human form of the planet Ego (Kurt Russell), who is Quill's father. Since the … Continue reading Timeless Classics: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Timeless Classics: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Timeless Classics: The Curse of the Black Pearl

"You best start believing in ghost stories, Ms. Turner. You're in one!" The first and the most iconic of Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean series, The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) helped bring an iconic Disneyland ride to life with the storyline about Aztec coins that have been a curse to the crew of … Continue reading Timeless Classics: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Timeless Classics: Guardians of the Galaxy

Timeless Classics: Guardians of the Galaxy

Like Deadpool (2016) after it, Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) is a long breath of fresh air for all the angsty superhero films. James Gunn directed and co-wrote a masterpiece that had a lot of multigenerational flair such as cassette tapes from a walkman. The characters were unlikely to have a debut because they all … Continue reading Timeless Classics: Guardians of the Galaxy