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‘Nine’ Movie Gets OK Reviews From Top Movie Critics

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‘Nine’ movie gets “OK” reviews from top movie critics. The Weinstein Company’s new feature film entitled, “Nine” hit theaters today,and it garnered “just ok” reviews from top movie critics,mostly getting Cs,two Bs,and two Ds. It stars : Daniel Day-Lewis, Marion Cotillard, Penelope Cruz, Nicole Kidman, Judi Dench, Kate Hudson, Stacy Ferguson, and Sophia Loren

Owen Gleiberman from Entertainment Weekly gave it a C. He said, “If there’s a lesson to be learned from Nine, it’s that writer’s block is not a great subject for a musical.”

Chris Barsanti over at Filmcritic.com gave it a C. He stated, he was “wandering, sporadically entertaining.” Kirk Honeycutt gave it a C. He said, ” The disappointments here are many, from a starry cast the film ill-uses to flat musical numbers that never fully integrate into the dramatic story.” Read more »

Top Movie Critics Gave ‘Sherlock Holmes’ Movie Great Reviews

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Top movie critics gave ‘Sherlock Holmes’ movie great reviews. Warner Bros. Pictures new “Sherlock Holmes” movie starring Robert Downey Jr. hit theaters today,and the top movie critics appear to be pretty happy with it,giving it great reviews. It got mostly Bs and only two Cs. It stars: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong, Eddie Marsan, and Kelly Reilly.

Roger Ebert from the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a B. He said, “Guy Ritchie’s film is filled with sensational sights, over-the-top characters and a desperate struggle atop Tower Bridge.”

Owen Gleiberman of Entertainment Weekly gave it a B- rating . He stated, “A top-heavy light entertainment.” James Berardinelli over at Reelviews gave it another B-,stating, “Guy Ritchie’s ‘re-interpretation’ of Holmes feels more spastic than kinetic.” Read more »

Critics Give ‘Alvin And The Chipmunks’ Squeakuel Mediocre Reviews

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Critics give ‘Alvin And The Chipmunks’ Squeakuel mediocre reviews. 20th Century Fox’s new family comedy movie, “Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakuel” hit theaters two days ago. The top movie critics thought this installment was less-than-stellar,giving it some pretty mediocre reviews. However,it did get one B,but mostly Cs and one D was what this movie scored.

Owen Gleiberman at Entertainment Weekly gave it a C-. He said, it was a “A slapstick pacifier.” Betsy Sharkey from the Los Angeles Times gave it a B . She stated, ” The fun follow-up to the 2007 blockbuster is filled with teen chipmunk drama.”

Neil Genzlinger over at the New York Times gave it a C- rating. He said, “The earlier Alvin movie made more than $217 million just in the United States. It’s hard to imagine this somewhat confused sequel doing as well.” Read more »

Sportscaster, George Michael Dies At Age 70 Due To Cancer

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Sportscaster, George Michael dies at age 70 due to cancer. According to the Los Angeles Times, longtime sportscaster, George Michael died early this morning after a long two-year battle with cancer. He was 70 years old,and was most noted for his nationally syndicated TV program entitled, ” The George Michael Sports Machine.” It was a syndicated TV show that ran nationwide for 27 years. He was on TV for more than 25 years in Washington,and he was a sports anchor on NBC’s channel 4.

His producer, Matt Glassman said he was a pioneer. He stated, “George was a pioneer in sports broadcasting.He was a gifted interviewer, a master storyteller, and one of the hardest working journalists out there.” Read more »

Natalie White Convincingly Wins ‘Survivor Samoa’ 19

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Natalie White convincingly wins “Survivor: Samoa” season 19. Tonight’s 3 hour finale show started off with a brief recap of the entire season. They showed two regular shows. Then, they aired the live reunion show where the winner was announced.

In the first regular show, Russell was still wanting to get Brett out. In fact, everyone wanted Brett out. They immediately headed over to their next immunity challenge,which involved putting a puzzle together. Brett won it again to take immunity for a 3rd consecutive time. Russell decided he wanted to keep Natalie and get rid of Jaison,so he pitched the idea to Mick.

Then, they went to cast their votes. Mick got 1 vote,and Jaison got 3 votes. Read more »

Movie Star, Brittany Murphy Surprisingly Died Abruptly Today

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Movie Star, Brittany Murphy surprisingly died abruptly today. TMZ is sadly reporting that famous movie star, Brittany Murphy died earlier this morning after going into full cardiac arrest,and could not be revived. She was 32 years old.

They say a 911 call was made by her mother at 8am this morning. Her mother called them from Brittany’s husband’s home in Los Angeles, California. Brittany was later taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center,and they said she was dead on arrival. Brittany Murphy played in movies like: “Clueless,” “8 mile,” and “Don’t Say a Word.” I particularly remember her from “8 mile” with rapper, Eminem. Read more »

James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ Delivered High Tech Adventure & A Great Story

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James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ movie delivered high tech adventure & a great story. 20th Century Fox’s most anticipated movie of the year, James Cameron’s “Avatar” finally hit theaters this weekend,and I must say it certainly did not disappoint.It filled the full 2 hours and 40 minutes with an awesome story,coupled with great special effects,action, and adventure.

The movie starred: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Giovanni Ribisi, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Peter Mensah, Laz Alonso, Wes Studi, Stephen Lang, and Matt Gerald

“Avatar” revolved around characters, Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) and the Navi, Neytiri (Zoe Saldana). Jake Sully is a crippled Marine who’s twin brother died while on a mission to Pandora. Since Jake has his same DNA,they can use him for the same “Avatar” body his brother would have used. Read more »

‘Did You Here About The Morgans’ Movie Gets Awful Reviews From Critics

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‘Did You Here About The Morgans’ movie gets awful reviews from top critics. Columbia Pictures new comedy flick, “Did You Here About The Morgans ?” got released in theaters today. However,it was apparently to the top movie critic’s dismay as they really slammed this movie into the ground with ugly Cs,Ds, and one F ratings.

Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a D. He said, “Most bad comedies plod from scene to scene. This one plods from sentence to sentence.”

Roger Ebert from the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C- rating,stating, “Saints preserve us! Not another one of those movies where Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker end up as the front and back halves of a rodeo clown’s cow suit!”

Michael Phillips of the Chicago Tribune rated it a bad F. He stated, “It’s not just the sound of crickets you hear watching this movie. It’s the sound of dead crickets.” Read more »

Top Movie Critics Give James Cameron ‘Avatar’ Movie Rave Reviews

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Top movie critics give James Cameron ‘Avatar’ movie rave reviews. 20th Century Fox’s most anticipated film of the year, James Cameron’s “Avatar” finally released in theaters today. The top movie critics in the biz are giving it rave reviews with As and Bs across the board. However, it’s mostly As.

Ty Burr of the Boston Globe gave it an A-. He said, “It’s easy to get lost in the visually spectacular world .” Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a solid A rating. He stated that it was an “an extraordinary film.”

Michael Phillips from the Chicago Tribune gave it a B. He said, “The first 90 minutes of Avatar are pretty terrific — a full-immersion technological wonder with wonders to spare. The other 72 minutes, less and less terrific.” Read more »

Cincinnati Bengals’ Chris Henry Died This Morning Due To Car Injuries

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Cincinnati Bengals’ Chris Henry died this morning due to car injuries. TMZ reported the sad news earlier this morning that Cincinnati Bengals’ Chris Henry has died as a result of the car injuries he incurred after falling out of the back of a moving pickup truck yesterday evening.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg police says he died at around 6:36am this morning. he was 26 years old. The cops reported that they believed Chris Henry jumped into the back of the truck in an attempt to stop his fiancee,Loleini Tonga from leaving a “domestic situation” they were having at her parents’ house in North Carolina. After that, Chris was rushed to the hospital,and then died this morning. They also say that the authorities are still investigating the situation.

This is really sad,and it happened so fast too. It really seems like it was totally unnecessary. Read more »