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Mel Gibson

Hacksaw Ridge (2016)

"War! Huh, yeah! What is it good for?" "Oscar nominations!" "Say it again, y'all!" Gibson's fifth directorial feature tells the tale of Desmond Doss (Garfield), the first conscientious objector to receive the Medal of Honour during…

Win Hacksaw Ridge DVDs

Having received a 10-minute standing ovation when it first premiered at the Venice Film Festival, Lionsgate is pleased to announce that HACKSAW RIDGE – the extraordinary true story of conscientious objector Desmond Doss – will be…

Machete Kills (2013)

Machete don’t tweet. Machete kills. Robert Rodriguez’s career has got ”action comedy” written all over it. Desperado (1995) was a memorable and promising breakthrough for him, which he even surpassed, in this reviewer’s opinion, with the…

Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985)

The classic Mad Max franchise must be said to comprise proper cult movies. There is a new Mad Max movie on the way; will it be commercial tripe or something akin to the old movies? Almost certainly the former, but we shall see. The first…