Chris Hemsworth

BLACKHAT – what it was supposed to be

2015-02-10 // 0 Comments

I wonder: Who hacked BLACKHAT and cut in random scenes of half hearted sex and half witted violence? There are brilliant scenes in it, beautifully filmed, with as much as coherent (and correct) tech talk. But then Hathaway (Chris Hemsworth – too hunky to be a hacker anyhow, sorry, Thor) points at a URL and [...]

BLACKHAT – another cyber thriller

2014-11-14 // 0 Comments

BLACKHAT , directed and partly written by Michael Mann, “follows a furloughed convict and his American and Chinese partners as they hunt a high-level cybercrime network from Chicago to Los Angeles to Hong Kong to Jakarta” says the press info. Another cyberthriller? Will it be better than WHOAMI – KEIN SYSTEM IST SICHER or ETTOR NOLLOR? Well, [...]

RUSH is about Superheroes: Best film ever

2013-09-26 // 4 Comments

Niki Lauda has always been a living legend to us Austrians. After having seen Ron Howard’s epic film RUSH here at the ZFF though, Niki goes right up to Olympus for this Austrian girl. And so does German actor Daniel Brühl. It’s eerie how he just IS Niki Lauda, gait, face, speech, eyes and all. [...]

RUSH: Austrian icon Niki Lauda … to be continued

2013-09-26 // 0 Comments

This Austrian blogger is of course especially keen to see the German premiere of RUSH, Ron Howard’s biopic about Austrian racing legend Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl). The film shows how Lauda almost gets burned to death in his quest against his nemesis, the Brit James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth). Howard is a petrol head, as we [...]