Pierre Morel
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Taken: Daddy Tortures Best
5 Feb 2009 // 1:59 PM

Mill's towering righteousness is just too much for this weak little film, whose only interest is in affirming the white patriarchal prerogative.


'The Gunman' Loves Nicotine More Than Non-Stop Action
20 Mar 2015 // 2:30 AM

Sean Penn tries to better Liam Neeson in the middle-aged ass-kicker action film genre, and fails miserably.

In 'From Paris with Love' Dir. Morel's Action Scenes and '90s References are Far From Subtle
7 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

Come back to us, Jerry Bruckheimer! From Paris with Love is so fun-minded that it lacks any tension, even in its serious bits.


Travolta is Terrific; 'Paris' is Just Passable
5 Feb 2010 // 5:05 AM

The John Travolta we are introduced to at the beginning of the Pierre Morel's latest Looney Tunes action effort, From Paris With Love, is the

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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