Faster (Review)
Nov24

Faster (Review)

FASTER (11/24/10; Action, Drama) Dwayne Johnson, Billy Bob Thornton, Carla Gugino, Moon Bloodgood, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Maggie Grace, Matt Gerald SCR: Tony Gayton, Joe Gayton DIR: George Tillman, Jr. MPAA: R for strong violence, some drug use and language. 1 hour 38 mins BOX: $23,225,911 Johnson sets out to avenge his brother’s death after years in prison. That’s about it, plot wise. There are people to be killed, and killed they...

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Burlesque (Review)
Nov24

Burlesque (Review)

BURLESQUE (11/24/10; Musical) Cher, Christina Aguilera, Eric Dane, Cam Gigandet, Julianne Hough, Alan Cumming, Peter Gallagher, Kristen Bell, Stanley Tucci SCR/DIR: Steven Antin MPAA: PG-13 for sexual content including several suggestive dance routines, partial nudity, language and some thematic material. 1 hour 59 mins BOX: $39,440,655 Aguilera makes a pleasant film debut alongside Cher, who returns to the big screen after an...

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1
Nov11

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1

HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS, PART 1 (11/19/10; Fantasy) Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, Brendan Gleeson, Richard Griffiths, John Hurt, Rhys Ifans, Tom Felton, Jason Isaacs, Bill Nighy, Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Helena Bonham Carter SCR: Steve Kloves; based on the novel by J. K. Rowling DIR: David Yates MPAA: PG-13 for some sequences of intense action violence, frightening images and...

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Due Date (Review)
Nov05

Due Date (Review)

DUE DATE (11/5/10; Comedy) Robert Downey Jr., Zach Galifianakis SCR: Alan R. Cohen, Alan Freedland, Adam Sztykiel, Todd Phillips DIR: Todd Phillips MPAA: R for language, drug use and sexual content. 1 hour 35 mins BOX: $100,539,043 Downey is trying to get back to his wife, who is about to give birth. An early act contrivance forces him onto the “no fly list” and he’s forced to travel by car with Galifianakis, once again playing a guy...

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