Posts tagged Brenton Thwaites

Movie Review: “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales”

The latest episode of Captain Jack Sparrow has been released from Disney and it is the best of the follow-ons so far. It has a good story and leaves plenty of leeway for another episode. Johnny Depp reprises his role as Captain Jack Sparrow and is augmented by a fine cast. The story begins with […]


“Gods of Egypt” Movie review

In this movie, the “Gods of Egypt” come alive in a spectacular display of computer graphics and superb costume design.  There is a plot.  As the god Horus is about to be crowned King of Egypt, his uncle, Set, arrives on the scene and stops the coronation.  Set takes over Egypt and Horus, blinded by […]


“The Giver” Movie Review

This movie is about a society that has created a safe environment–safe from violence, warfare, and emotion.  At 18, the children are promoted to adult status and are placed into careers chosen for them by the elders.  One of those children, Jonas played by Brenton Thwaites, has been selected to become a receiver.  In his […]