John Cusack

  • 'The Frozen Ground' review: Nicolas Cage saves the day August 31, 2013

    Cast: Nicolas Cage, John Cusack, Vanessa Hudgens, Dean Norris, Kevin Dunn, Olga Valentina, Michael McGrady Director: Scott Walker Rating: 3 out of 5 The narration rolls on from 1983, when a 17-year-old prostitute and stripper Cindy Paulson (Vanessa Hudgens) is in hand cuffs and escapes from the clutches of her psychologically-disturbed client....
  • Review: 'The Raven' has an inconsistent end May 20, 2012

    Films about fiction becoming facts or writers playing detectives are many. But there are few, which do both. As a filmmaker if you wanted to do both, who had better Edgar Allan Poe - the one who invented detective fiction, who is known for his gothic works, who died under...
  • Friday Release: Gothic thriller 'The Raven' May 17, 2012

    New Delhi: When dark, gothic thriller 'The Raven' debuts in Indian theaters on Friday, it will mark the return of actor John Cusack to more serious roles from recent forays into comedy with 'Hot Tub Time Machine' and the sci-fi adventure in '2012.' Cusack portrays famed American writer Edgar Allan Poe...
  • 'Think Like a Man' beats 'The Avengers' at the BO April 30, 2012

    Los Angeles: Romantic comedy 'Think Like a Man' easily beat four new films to win the U.S. and Canadian box office race for a second time while superhero movie 'The Avengers' stormed into overseas theaters with record-breaking sales. 'Think Like a Man' led domestic charts with an $18.0 million total from...
  • Friday Releases: Housefull, Chase... April 30, 2010

    And this Friday - it's going to be Housefull at the theatres near you all thanks to Sajid Khan. Take a look. HOUSEFULL After Heyy Babyy, director Sajid Khan is back with another multi-starrer, Housefull. Akshay Kumar leads the pack as a very jinxed Aarush, who is convinced that only true love...
  • Masand's movie review: 2012 is loud and crazy November 14, 2009

    Cast: John Cusack, Amanda Peet, Chiwetel Ejiofor Direction: Roland Emmerich Don't go in to watch director Roland Emmerich's 2012 if you're going to come out complaining that it's a preposterous film. Let's face it, what did you expect? Using an ancient Mayan prophecy to establish its doomsday scenario, this nihilistic disaster...
  • Exclusive: Meet the cast of disaster film 2012 November 12, 2009

    The biggest disaster film of all time - 2012 hits screens worldwide this Friday. Rajeev Masand talks to the film's lead cast John Cusack, Thandie Newton and director Roland Emmerich on their $260 million - end of the world saga. ...
  • Masand's Movie Review: Martian Child artificially sweetened May 9, 2009

    Cast: John Cusack, Bobby Coleman Director: Menno Meyjes I've rarely missed a film that stars John Cusack, but how I wish I'd skipped this one. Martian Child which opens at cinemas this weekend, is not an unwatchable movie. But it's schmaltzy and sentimental, and it kills me to have to watch the...
  • Sneak Peek: Igor, the evil lab-assistant June 25, 2008

    New Delhi: Jay Leno and John Cusack team up for a monster of an animation titled Igor. After the incredible hulk, a monster of a different kind is headed to the big screens. Igor is an evil scientist's hunch-backed lab assistant who has big dreams of becoming a scientist himself...
  • Entertainment Wrap: All that's buzzing in Hollywood November 29, 2007

    Paris Hilton has a knack of creating news out of thin air and this time we caught her talking babies. We also get you John Cusack walking the red carpet for the premiere of his Iraq War drama Grace is Gone in Beverly Hills. And wrap it up with a...