Blood Father Mel Gibson

Blood Father

Of late, my local multiplex seems hellbent on preventing me from going to the cinema. Several films that I have wanted to go and see had screen time of approximately less than a week before disappear...

Hacksaw Ridge

Mel Gibson directs this American War Hero movie, depicting the life of Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield), the first man in American history to be given the Medal of Honour without firing a single shot d...

Braveheart

With all the discussion surrounding the future of Scotland, it was inevitable that some people would start to quote and reference, what for them, was the greatest film about the country. The film was...

New Releases for August

August is a bit of a mixed bag in terms of releases. The majority of the summer hopefuls are now behind us and its only the stragglers left. What this means is that some smaller films and a few selec...

Machete Kills

Starting off as mock trailer featured in the Robert Rodriguez Grindhouse film Planet Terror, the character of Machete has shown a good deal of staying power.  A real feature was produced in 2010 and ...

Payback

How much is a life worth? $70,000. No more, no less. Under the Second Chance Cinema banner, Moviescramble re-assesses the 1999 Mel Gibson film Payback. In 1999 Mel Gibson was still at the top of his ...