Real Steel directed by Shawn Levy, staring Hugh Jackman, Evangeline lilly and Dakota Goyo. This is set in the near future where robots have replaced people in the world of boxing, Jackman plays a retired boxer trying to make a living from boxing robots. His son played by Dakota Goyo whom he has never met before as he fled when the child was born.
This film is a fun film to be watched on an easy afternoon, its slightly predictable however don’t let this take away how good a film this is. It’s very much enjoyable and has actual believable chemistry between the three main characters which is a nice change of pace. Jackman is excellent as always in this though his character is at times a bit predictable, however no one comes to this film expecting an inception style plot and in depth complicated characters. They see this film to watch good action fights, good action music and feel slightly inspired to do something physical. Continue reading