“Hacksaw Ridge” Review: Deeply Moving and Gripping War Movie

HACKSAW RIDGE (2016) Review Directed by Mel Gibson It’s quite a unique mix of themes, having to tackle a war story that has romance and a main character that has deep faith and rejects murder or killings, Hacksaw Ridge is not your ordinary war hero story. If not for the cancellation of The Amazing Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield …

NOW SHOWING IN THE PHILIPPINES (February 22, 2017)

NOW SHOWING IN PHILIPPINE CINEMAS February 22, 2017 FIST FIGHT – Rated R-13 BEFORE I FALL – Rated PG HACKSAW RIDGE – Rated R-16 HIDDEN FIGURES – Rated PG RINGS – Rated R-13 RAILROAD TIGERS – Rated PG STILL SHOWING  MY EX AND WHYS – Rated PG I’M DRUNK, I LOVE YOU. – Rated PG FIFTY SHADES DARKER – Rated …

Mel Gibson Guns for Oscar Best Director Prize with “Hacksaw Ridge”

With films that span from the classic, Oscar Best Picture-winning Braveheart to The Patriot, We Were Soldiers, The Passion of the Christ and his most recently directed film, the Mayan civilization epic Apocalypto, Mel Gibson has become known for meshing big themes with atmospheric style that takes audiences into revealing worlds. Now, Mel Gibson’s re-creates …

Andrew Garfield Vies for Best Actor Oscar with “Hacksaw Ridge”

British actor Andrew Garfield earns his first Academy Award nomination by playing real-life hero, Desmond Doss, in director Mel Gibson’s World War II epic, Hacksaw Ridge. Nominated for eight Oscar Awards including Best Picture, Hacksaw Ridge centers on the story of Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), a Seventh-day Adventist who became an army medic while …

For Sam Worthington, “Hacksaw Ridge” Takes Timely Look at War

Australian actor Sam Worthington, seen in such blockbuster films as Avatar, Clash of the Titans and most recently Everest, portrays real-life soldier, Captain Jack Glover in the critically acclaimed war film, Hacksaw Ridge. Vying for eight Oscar Awards including Best Picture, Hacksaw Ridge centers on the story of Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), a Seventh-day …

Luke Bracey, from “Point Break” to “Hacksaw Ridge”

Rapidly ascending Australian actor Luke Bracey, recently seen in the hit action-thriller Point Break, now stars opposite Andrew Garfield in the critically acclaimed war film, Hacksaw Ridge. Vying for eight Oscar Awards including Best Picture, Hacksaw Ridge centers on the story of Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), a Seventh-day Adventist who became an army medic …

“Hacksaw Ridge” Receives Six Oscar Nominations, Including Best Picture

Manila, 26th January – Hacksaw Ridge, a true story of a World War II hero – Desmond Doss, a “non-combatant” medic who singlehandedly saved the lives of 75 fellow comrades, has earned its rank with a total of six Academy Award nominations including Best Picture, Best Actor (Andrew Garfield), Best Director (Mel Gibson), Best Film …

Teresa Palmer — A Loving, Nurturing Force in “Hacksaw Ridge”

Teresa Palmer is becoming one of the most globally recognized actresses, bringing her talents to the US and worldwide from Adelaide, Australia. She has starred in many major films including box office hits Lights Out and Warm Bodies. Now she stars as the wife of a pacifist soldier in Golden Globe Best Picture nominee Hacksaw …

“Hacksaw Ridge” Tells of Real-Life Soldier Who Saved Lives Unarmed

From the Oscar-winning director of Braveheart comes Hacksaw Ridge, the extraordinary true story of Desmond Doss who, in Okinawa during the bloodiest battle of WWII, saved 75 men without firing or carrying a gun. He was the only American soldier in WWII to fight on the front lines without a weapon, as he believed that …

“Hacksaw Ridge” a Contender for Best Picture, Director, Actor at Golden Globes

Director Mel Gibson’s critically acclaimed war film, Hacksaw Ridge, is vying for three major categories at the Golden Globe Awards on January 10, 2017, including the much-coveted Best Motion Picture – Drama. Its two other nominations are for Best Director – Motion Picture for Mel Gibson and Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion …