Films: Mackenzie Davis

Terminator: Dark Fate

  • 2019
  • US
  • Directed by: Tim Miller
  • Cast: Linda Hamilton, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mackenzie Davis, Gabriel Luna, Natalia Reyes, Diego Boneta
  • UK release: 31 October 2019

Another film in the Terminator franchise. The time-travelling killer robots will, probably, yet again, focus solely on the timelines of Sarah Connor and her son.

Tully

  • 4 stars
  • 2018
  • US
  • 1h 36min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Jason Reitman
  • Cast: Charlize Theron, Mackenzie Davis, Mark Duplass
  • UK release: 4 May 2018

Marlo (Theron) is exhausted after the birth of her third child, when night nanny Tully (Davis) enters her life and offers her help and friendship. Cody’s smart, perfectly observed screenplay sidesteps the clichés and offers brutal truths about motherhood and ageing, and Theron gives an astonishing central performance as…

Blade Runner 2049

  • 5 stars
  • 2017
  • US
  • 2h 43min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
  • Cast: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Mackenzie Davis, Sylvia Hoeks, Lennie James, Carla Juri, Robin Wright, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto
  • UK release: 6 October 2017

Blade Runner K (Gosling) is tasked with finding replicants who are passing themselves off as human, but then he makes an earth-shattering, game-changing discovery. Villeneuve’s long-awaited sequel to Scott’s original is beautiful, powerful and relevant; Gosling is exceptional, and Ford steals the show as the ageing but…

Always Shine

  • 2016
  • USA
  • 1h 25min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Sophia Takal
  • Cast: Mackenzie Davis, Caitlin FitzGerald, Lawrence Michael Levine

Two actresses with differing degrees of success head off on a weekend forest retreat. Competitiveness and jealousy cause them to not only lose their friendship, but also sight of who they are.

We Gotta Get Out of This Place

  • 4 stars
  • 2013
  • US
  • 1h 30min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Simon Hawkins/Zeke Hawkins
  • Written by: Dutch Southern
  • Cast: Ashley Adams, Mackenzie Davis, William Devane

Three Texas teens hope to make a break for it and escape their dead-end existence in a cotton-mill town but get sucked into the seedy underbelly of organized crime when one of them steals from the wrong man.

What If

  • 4 stars
  • 2013
  • Ireland / Canada
  • 1h 42min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Michael Dowse
  • Cast: Daniel Radcliffe, Mackenzie Davis, Zoe Kazan

A med school dropout (Radcliffe) and an animator (Kazan) struggle to define their close relationship, wondering what if the love of your life is actually your best friend.