The appealing cast and well-executed comic timing can't mask the repulsive core of this ugly tale.
- December 17, 2013 |
Plain and simple, a kid's movie: lots of fun to watch, the colors are bright, the laughs are many.
For those who like to celebrate with a good action film, this is the place to start: humor, tension, non-stop action and more.
As much as we learn about J.D. Salinger from those who were part of his life, what's curiously glossed over is Salinger's writing itself.
Contains likeable characters pulling off jaw-dropping physical feats while teaching some valuable lessons about teamwork, too.
Christian rock-umentary serves as a touching lesson on the natures of faith, family, and life in the midst of change.
- December 07, 2013 |
Surprising how much better it is to its predecessor is in every possible way. The storyline is just as compelling as the special effects.
- December 03, 2013 |
What is meant to be a family-friendly comedy sadly becomes a big blue blunder and waste of studio money.
- December 03, 2013 |
Does just about everything RED did, just not quite as well. Makes attempts at the same charm and flair but the execution is often forced.
Sounds like a great American dream, and it is—but the filmmakers show us the downright ugly along with the good in this TV-ish biopic.
Has a preposterous premise and action scenes that make the audience feel like they’re playing a video game.
Not bad, but not awesome, and definitely below Disney standards for quality. It's cute, funny, sweet, and forgettable.
Not a film for movie-goers looking for a heart-tugging story or an uplifting theme. But fans of British sci-fi and comedy will love it.
Doomed by predictability, but worst of all is the complete lack of suspense. Hopefully it won't hurt Harrison Ford with the Academy.
Finally, the funny, fast-paced action movie we've been waiting for all summer has arrived.
Skeptics may abound, but sometimes logic and common sense just aren’t enough to explain away otherworldly occurrences.
- November 13, 2013 |
Clear parallels to the life of Christ and themes of sacrifice, redemption and love elevate Superman's story above mere entertainment.
Just as reflective about universal emotional experiences as director Baumbach's previous work, but positively jubilant in comparison.
An impossibly cute but decidedly conventional story about striving for the seemingly impossible dream.
Not everything works, but the film's oddness makes for a unique viewing experience. It's a major comeback for director Green.