F Gary Gray

5 articles

Sorted by popularity / date

Men In Black: International

12 Jun 20192 stars

Fourth instalment in the series reboots the action-comedy to no great effect

New cast, same old story. Men In Black: International – the fourth in the series but the first without Will Smith or Tommy Lee Jones – reboots the 'aliens-among-us' action-comedy to no great effect. True, we now have Thor star Chris Hemsworth to show…

F Gary Gray to direct Men in Black reboot

2 Feb 2018

Film gossip

F Gary Gray is reportedly in talks to direct the 'Men in Black' reboot. The 48-year-old film producer has had a very successful few years as he's recently wrapped up 'Fast and Furious 8' and now bosses at Sony are keen to persuade him to lead the…

Straight Outta Compton

24 Aug 20154 stars

Pulsating and punchy NWA biopic from F Gary Gray, with Paul Giamatti

There aren’t many albums influential enough to build a movie around, but NWA’s 1988 classic Straight Outta Compton is undoubtedly one of them. Directed by F Gary Gray (Friday, Law Abiding Citizen), this biopic shows how Ice Cube (uncannily played by his…

Watch N.W.A biopic Straight Outta Compton Red Band trailer

9 Feb 2015

Brilliant trailer showcases highly anticipated and potentially electric film on 80s rap group's rise

Dropping with a bombastic beat is the debut trailer for Straight Outta Compton, the F Gary Gray directed N.W.A biopic, dramatising the birth of late 80s/early 90s rap group and building up to the 1992 L.A. Riots

Law Abiding Citizen

13 Nov 20092 stars

(18) 108min A highly dubious morality undermines anything worthwhile in Be Cool and The Italian Job director F Gary Gray’s violent thriller about the nature of justice. When ambitious assistant District Attorney Nick Rice (Jamie Foxx) grants a…