TV Review: Ballers (Sky Comedy) – Season Five

The fifth and final season of Ballers aired in February 2020 and saw Spencer Strasmore (Dwayne Johnson), a retired NFL player turned financial manager of other NFL players, shaken out of retirement after receiving an offer he can’t refuse. Meanwhile, Joe (Rob Corddry) and Lance (Russell Brand) take a gamble on the future of Sports X, as Ricky (John David Washington) lands himself in hot water with Charles (Omar Benson Miller).

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Film Review: Rampage

Directed by Brad Peyton and based on the video game series of the same name, Rampage a primatologist (Dwayne Johnson) and a geneticist (Naomie Harris) who team up to stop three animals -a gorilla, a wolf, and a crocodile – from destroying Chicago after they are turned into raging creatures of enormous size as a result of a rogue experiment.

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Film Review: Moana

Directed by Ron Clements and John Musker and the 56th Disney animated feature film, Moana tells the story of the strong-willed daughter of a chief of a Polynesian village who is chosen by the ocean itself to reunite a mystical relic with the goddess Te Fiti. When a blight strikes her island, Moana (voiced by Auli’i Cravalho) sets sail in search of Maui (Dwayne Johnson), a legendary demigod, in the hope that he will help her to save her people.

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Film Review: San Andreas

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Directed by Brad Peyton, San Andreas is set in the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, where Ray (Dwayne Johnson), a rescue-chopper pilot, makes a dangerous journey from Los Angeles to San Francisco in order to rescue his ex-wife, Emma (Carla Gugino), and their daughter, Blake (Alexandra Daddario). But their treacherous journey north is only the beginning. And when they think the worst may be over… it’s just getting started.

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Film Review: Furious 7

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The seventh installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise and directed by James Wan, Furious 7 continues the unstoppable franchise as the crew have returned to the United States to live normal lives. That it is until Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham), a rogue special forces assassin seeking to avenge his comatose younger brother, puts them in danger once again, as he seeks revenge against the franchises best – Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel), Brian O’Conner (Paul Walker), Letty (Michelle Rodriguez), Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson), Roman (Tyrese Gibson), and Tej (Ludacris). To get to Deckard, Toretto must first do a favour for Mr. Nobody (Kurt Russell), and find hacker Ramsey (Nathalie Emmanuel).

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Film Review: Pain & Gain

Based on an unbelievably true story and directed by Michael Bay, Pain and Gain follows a trio of bodybuilders (Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson and Anthony Mackie) affiliated with Sun Gym in 1990s Miami who, in pursuit of the American Dream, get caught up in an extortion ring, compromising of the kidnapping, extortion, torture, and murder of several victims, that goes terribly wrong.

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