Archive for April, 2010

Human Centipede, The (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 28 - 2010

HUMAN CENTIPEDE, THE [FIRST SEQUENCE] (4/28/10; Horror) Dieter Laser, Ashley C. Williams, Ashlynn Yennie, Akihiro Kitamura SCR/DIR: Tom Six MPAA: Unrated 1 hour 32 mins It’s been called the most disgusting movie ever made. I don’t know, I can think of a few that are worse, but you have to give writer-director Six some credit  [ Read More ]

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Back-Up Plan, The (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 23 - 2010

BACK-UP PLAN, THE (4/23/10; Comedy, Romance) Jennifer Lopez, Alex O’Loughlin, Danneel Harris, Eric Christian Olsen, Anthony Anderson, Noureen DeWulf, Tom Bosley, Linda Lavin SCR: Kate Angelo DIR: Alan Poul MPAA: PG-13 for sexual content including references, some crude material and language. 1 hour 46 mins BOX: $33,737,302 Cliché-ridden comeback-of-sorts for Lopez is a fluffy and  [ Read More ]

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Boogie Woogie (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 23 - 2010

BOOGIE WOOGIE (4/23/10; Comedy) Gillian Anderson, Alan Cumming, Heather Graham, Danny Huston, Christopher Lee, Joanna Lumley, Charlotte Rampling, Amanda Seyfried, Stellan Skarsgård, Jamie Winstone SCR: Danny Moynihan, based on his novel DIR: Duncan Ward MPAA: R for strong sexual content, graphic nudity, language throughout and some drug use. 1 hour 31 mins Who knew the  [ Read More ]

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Death at a Funeral (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 19 - 2010

DEATH AT A FUNERAL (4/16/10; Comedy) Chris Rock, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Danny Glover, James Marsden, Luke Wilson, Zoe Saldana, Regina Hall, Columbus Short, Peter Dinklage / SCR: Dean Craig DIR: Neil LaBute MPAA: R for language, drug content and some sexual humor. 1 hour 30 mins BOX: $34,691,129 Riddle me this: What’s the justification  [ Read More ]

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Exit Through the Gift Shop (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 16 - 2010

EXIT THROUGH THE GIFT SHOP (4/16/10; Documentary, Comedy) Thierry Guetta, Banksy, Shepard Fairey, Invader, André DIR: Banksy MPAA: R for some language. 1 hour 27 mins BOX: $3,291,250 A fascinating rumination on the concept and perception of art, alternative artist Banksy’s acclaimed doc arrived with plenty of baggage. Taken at face value, it appears to  [ Read More ]

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Cemetary Junction (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 10 - 2010

CEMETERY JUNCTION (4/14/10 UK; Drama) Christian Cooke, Felicity Jones, Tom Hughes, Jack Doolan, Emily Watson, Ricky Gervais, Matthew Goode, Ralph Fiennes SCR/DIR: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant MPAA: R for language and some sexual material. 1 hour 35 mins In 1970s Britain, three friends find themselves at a crossroads while “shagging, drinking, and fighting” in this  [ Read More ]

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Date Night (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 9 - 2010

DATE NIGHT (4/09/10; Comedy) Steve Carell, Tina Fey, Mark Wahlberg, Taraji P. Henson, Jimmi Simpson, Common, William Fichtner, Leighton Meester, Kristen Wiig, Mark Ruffalo, James Franco, Mila Kunis SCR: Josh Klausner DIR: Shawn Levy MPAA: PG-13 for sexual and crude content throughout, language, some violence and a drug reference. 1 hour 28 mins BOX: $90,604,361  [ Read More ]

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Greatest, The (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 9 - 2010

GREATEST, THE (4/09/10; Drama) Pierce Brosnan, Susan Sarandon, Carey Mulligan, Johnny Simmons, Aaron Johnson, Michael Shannon SCR/DIR: Shana Feste MPAA: R for language, some sexual content and drug use. 1 hour 36 mins BOX: $474,129 Powerful drama concerns the aftermath of a tragic car accident that claims the life of a teenage boy. Brosnan and  [ Read More ]

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City Island (Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 2 - 2010

CITY ISLAND (4/02/10; Drama, Comedy) Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Steven Strait, Emily Mortimer, Dominik García-Lorido, Alan Arkin SCR/DIR: Raymond De Felitta MPAA: PG-13 for sexual content, smoking and language. 1 hour 43 mins BOX: $4,531,275 The Rizzos are an argumentative Bronx family filled with secrets. Dad Vince (Garcia) is a correctional officer who really wants  [ Read More ]

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Clash of the Titans (2010; Review)

Posted by flicknation on April - 2 - 2010

CLASH OF THE TITANS (4/02/10; Fantasy) Sam Worthington, Liam Neeson, Ralph Fiennes, Alexa Davalos, Gemma Arterton, Mads Mikkelsen, Jason Flemyng, Pete Postlethwaite, Polly Walker, Danny Huston SCR: Travis Beacham and Phil Hay & Matt Manfredi DIR: Louis Leterrier MPAA: PG-13 for fantasy action violence, some frightening images and brief sensuality. BOX: $163,693,297 The Greek mythology  [ Read More ]

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