Archive for February, 2010

Crazies, The (Review)

Posted by flicknation on February - 26 - 2010

CRAZIES, THE (2/26/10; Horror) Timothy Olyphant, Radha Mitchell, Danielle Panabaker, Joe Anderson SCR: Scott Kosar, Ray Wright; based on the 1973 screenplay by George A. Romero DIR: Breck Eisner MPAA: R for bloody violence and language. 1 hour 41 mins BOX: $36,949,003 Remake of Romero’s cult classic retains the original idea of a small Iowa  [ Read More ]

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Cop Out (Review)

Posted by flicknation on February - 26 - 2010

COP OUT (2/26/10; Comedy) Bruce Willis, Tracy Morgan, Adam Brody, Kevin Pollak, Guillermo Diaz, Seann William Scott, Jason Lee SCR: Robb Cullen, Marc Cullen DIR: Kevin Smith MPAA: R for Pervasive language including sexual references, violence and brief sexuality. 1 hour 56 mins BOX: $44,464,065 Willis and Morgan are longtime NYPD partners on the trail  [ Read More ]

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Ghost Writer, The (Review)

Posted by flicknation on February - 19 - 2010

GHOST WRITER, THE (2/19/10; Thriller) Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Cattrall, Olivia Williams, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Hutton, Eli Wallach, James Belushi SCR: Roman Polanski, Robert Harris DIR: Roman Polanski MPAA: PG-13 for Language, brief nudity/sexuality, some violence and a drug reference. 1 hour 49 mins BOX: $15,541,549 (Domestic), $60,012,087 (Worldwide) McGregor is a successful ghostwriter  [ Read More ]

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Dear John (Review)

Posted by flicknation on February - 5 - 2010

DEAR JOHN (2/05/10; Drama, Romance) Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Henry Thomas, Richard Jenkins, Keith Robinson SCR: Jamie Linden; based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks DIR: Lasse Hallstrom MPAA: PG-13 for Some sensuality and violence. 1 hour 45 mins BOX: $76,626,086 A little forbidden romance, some broken promises, a whole lot of fate getting in  [ Read More ]

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Frozen (Review)

Posted by flicknation on February - 5 - 2010

FROZEN (2/05/10; Drama, Horror) Emma Bell, Kevin Zegers, Shawn Ashmore, Kane Hodder SCR/DIR: Adam Green MPAA: Rated R for some disturbing images and language. 1 hour 34 mins BOX: $246,176 Three friends get stuck on a ski lift after the resort closes. What follows should be a nail-biting close-quarters psychological thriller in the vein of  [ Read More ]

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