7 January 2013 3:00 PM, PST | HollywoodChicago.com | See recent HollywoodChicago.com news »

Chicago – I heard from a lot of people during the recent year-end season of top ten lists, critics awards, and Oscar predictions that one of the films I needed to catch up with that was underrated was David Koepp’s “Premium Rush,” recently released on Blu-ray and DVD. The movie has hardcore fans. I don’t quite get the most adamant of those fans. It’s an Ok flick, a decent rental with strong pacing, impressive stunts, and a great cast, who elevate a pretty mediocre script.

Rating: 3.0/5.0

Easily one of the best actors of his generation, Joseph Gordon-Levitt adds to his already-impressive 2012 resume (which also included “The Dark Knight Rises,” “Lincoln,” and “Looper”) with the role of a bike messenger who gets the most important package of his fast-paced career. Michael Shannon steals the movie as the guy who tries to get it back while Dania Ramirez more than »

- adam@hollywoodchicago.com (Adam Fendelman)

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