Fans across the globe are still thronging the theatres to witness it all end; amidst mixed feelings though. The last movie in the Harry Potter franchise has, no wonder, been the most awaited movie of the year but along with its promise to dazzle the fans with special effects and action where good fights evil and inevitably triumphs, the movie also signifies the end of the decade old movie franchise which for the first generation readers is difficult to depart from.
Thor is a 2011 superhero movie starring Australian actor Chris Hemsworth as the title character and also features Oscar winners Natalie Portman and Anthony Hopkins. The movie is based on Marvel's comic book character by the same name. Released on 6th May, 2011 in U.S, the epic adventure is presented by Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment.
The sexy 'Twilight' vampire and heartthrob of many girls, Robert Pattinson stars in the romantic drama film, Water for Elephants. The movie was released on 22 April, 2011 and is based on a best-selling novel by Sara Gruen by the same name. The film is directed by “I am Legend” director, Francis Lawerence and also stars Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon and Christoph Waltz.
The thrill of street car racing and non-stop action returned to big screen with the release of Fast five, the fifth movie in the Fast and the Furious Franchise. The 2011 action film is directed by Justin Lin and released on April 29, 2011. The movie follows Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker), Dom Toretto (Vin Diesel) and Mia Toretto (Brewster) on the run and are amongst the most wanted criminals list in America.
Jumping the broom is directed by Salim Akil (his debut feature film) and is based on African-American theme. The comedy movie stars Laz Alonso and Paula Patton. The uptown-meets-downtown comedy movie about the clash of two different families was released on May 6, 2011. The film’s cast also includes Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine, Tasha Smith, Julie Bowen and Mike Epps. The movie title is derived from the African American tradition where the bride and the groom jump over the ceremonial broom after they get married.