Brian Taylor

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Review: Jonah Hex

Think Will Smith’s Wild Wild West killed the Western?
Disfigured antihero shacks up with a prostitute
By BRETT MICHEL  |  June 25, 2010

Review: Gamer

This film from Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor features two fictional games: Society and Slayers , and both involve the mind control of volunteers by gamers who pay to play.
It's a bit tough to swallow
By MADDY MYERS  |  September 11, 2009

Review: Crank: High Voltage

Chinese triads. Corey Haim. Porn actors on strike. REO Speedwagon. Yes, the creators of this nearly unwatchable sequel will use anything to achieve their twisted goal: to shock ADHD teenagers.
A heartless thrill ride
By CHRIS WANGLER  |  April 24, 2009


Brian Taylor and Mark Neveldine, who together wrote and directed, seem to have skipped the most rudimentary classes in how to put together a film and gone straight to video games — though that may be an insult to video games. Watch the trailer for Cr
An insult to video games
By BROOKE HOLGERSON  |  September 06, 2006