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Soul Surfer Rides Wave of Faith, Resilience

Soul Surfer inspires in its depiction of overcoming setbacks and the role faith plays for surfer Bethany Hamilton.

  • Christian Hamaker |
  • August 02, 2011 |
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Clever Premise Dumbed Down in Source Code

Complex layers and multiple realities pose tough ethical questions in Source Code, but its clever premise is dumbed down.

Limitless Doesn't Break the Mold

Part anti-drug message movie, part paranoid thriller and part star vehicle, Limitless is only partly enjoyable.

Rango More a Cinephile’s Dream

With striking framing and imagery, Rango will stir the souls of cinephiles with its visual references to the likes of Sergio Leone and John Ford, as well as non-Western films like Chinatown.

Courtroom Thriller Rebooted in Lincoln Lawyer

Stellar casting, an intriguing setting, a well-chosen soundtrack and a compelling debate elevate The Lincoln Lawyer.

More Clean Comedy on Thou Shalt Laugh! 5

Hosted by Chonda Pierce, Thou Shalt Laugh! 5 is clean comedy that won’t make you cringe or hit the "mute" button.

Beastly: A Tale as Old as Time, Updated

Beastly, a modern-day retelling of Beauty and the Beast, is a mostly sweet story in a prickly shell.

Season of the Witch Doesn't Slow Cage's Sad Slide

Nicolas Cage and director Dominic Sena have teamed up again for the torpid tale, Season of the Witch.

Fate Goes Nowhere in The Adjustment Bureau

On the poster, it suggests that you should “fight for your fate.” That eventually sets the stage for a lively debate about fate and free will that never happens.

Wimpy Kid Sequel Suffers from Stunted Growth

Like the transitional adolescent phase the story depicts, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, based on the book series by Jeff Kinney, is a bit awkward and unsettled.

Know This: Unknown Lacks Any Real Thrills

Unlike the Bourne trilogy, Unknown lifts the missing identity premise but doesn’t bother giving the audience a thrilling protagonist or at the very least, a great car chase scene.

Crudity and Cliché Found in Cedar Rapids

Striving to be a raunchy comedy with a heart of gold and despite sincere attempts at character development, Cedar Rapids ultimately undercuts its own potential and resorts to crudity and cliché.

The Scariest Part of Red Riding Hood is the Script

Apparently “the next big thing” is modernizing fairy tales. But not only is Red Riding Hood’s script virtually devoid of any charm, it’s wildly unfocused to boot.

No Surprises in Big-Budget Battle: Los Angeles

This big-budget invasion flick offers no surprises. But if you’re into this sort of thing, Battle: Los Angeles provides exactly what you’re looking for.

Kings of Crass Stoop Lower with Hall Pass

With Hall Pass, the Farrelly Brothers return to what they know best. If anything, the success of The Hangover has empowered them to dream up even dirtier jaw-dropping antics.

Timing Is Everything: Doing the Right Thing

Every day the front page news tells us this country is in an ethical free fall. It’s time to do the right thing.

True Grit Has Plenty of Fighting Spirit

Thanks to a whip-smart script by those ever-inventive Coen brothers, True Grit has plenty of substance and style, a formidable combination for any film, let alone a remake.

Lack of Laughs Stings in Just Go with It

Adam Sandler is Danny, a loser who, after being jilted by his bride-to-be 20 years earlier, learns that single women are easier to bed if he wears a wedding ring and pretends to be married.

Cameron's Sanctum Sinks and Stinks

Those excited to see James Cameron's name associated with Sanctum shouldn't be fooled. He produced, but direction was left to Alister Grierson, who has only one previous feature under his belt.

Costner Enlivens Routine Company Men

Writer/Director John Wells tackles economic downturn head-on in The Company Men, a well-performed but curiously unaffecting tale of corporate callousness and career retrenchment.

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