James McAvoy

  • 'X-Men' packs a punch in opening week June 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Director Matthew Vaughn and his writers did a fascinating job in depicting the mutant universe, their fears and their need to belong in X-Men: First Class and the action-adventure flick has not only received rave reviews, it has earned rich dividends at the Indian box office by grossing...
  • Wanted: A ridiculous film but good fun August 30, 2008

    Cast: James McAvoy, Angelina Jolie, Morgan Freeman Director: Timur Bekmambetov Wanted, the new action film starring James McAvoy and Angelina Jolie is what I'd describe as a guilty pleasure. It's a ridiculous film with a preposterous premise, but it's also really good fun. McAvoy stars as Wesley, a scrawny, squeaky-voiced, frustrated...
  • A look at the favourites at Oscars this year January 2, 2008

    New Delhi: The Oscars will be handed out on February 24 in Los Angeles. The New Year also indicates that the Oscars are just a couple of months away. It’s close enough for the list of favourites to roll out and leading the pack of Oscar hopefuls is filmmaker...