Top movie critics give ‘When In Rome’ movie poor reviews. Touchstone pictures has released its new comedy, “When In Rome” today,which stars one of my favorite actresses, Kristen Bell. However, it has gotten some pretty poor reviews from top movie critics. It got nothing but Ds and Cs from them,but I’ll still go and see it. It looks pretty funny. It also stars: Josh Duhamel, Will Arnett, Alexis Dziena, Jon Heder, Dax Shepard, Kate Micucci, Bobby Moynihan, Danny DeVito, and Anjelica Huston.
Janice Page over at the Boston Globe gave it a D. She said it was, “predictably charmless and forgettable.” Michael Philips from the Chicago Tribune gave it a D +. He stated, “Certain scenes in When in Rome signify nothing less than the death of screen slapstick.” Read more »
‘Legion’ movie delivered a lot of intense action and excitement. Screen Gems released it’s new acton/thriller movie, “Legion” yesterday. I just saw it,and I must disagree with a lot of the top critics and say this movie was great. It had a lot of action and thrills,and it was fun to watch. It stars: Paul Bettany, Dennis Quaid, Tyrese Gibson, Jon Tenney, Charles S. Dutton, Lucas Black, Kate Walsh, Doug Jones, Adrianne Palicki, Kevin Durand, and Willa Holland.
“Legion” revolved around the angel Micheal (Paul Bettany) who has decided to go against God’s orders to exterminate the human race,believing that there is still some hope for them. Meanwhile, a group of people end up in a diner way out in the middle of nowhere. However, there’s a girl that works there who’s pregnant with a child who is supposed to be the key to saving mankind. Read more »
‘Extraordinary Measures’ movie got OK reviews from top critics. CBS Films released it’s new Harrison Ford drama movie entitled, “Extraordinary Measure” in theaters today. It also stars: Brendan Fraser, Keri Russell, and Courtney B. Vance. The top movie critics didn’t seem to be impressed by it,but didn’t exactly flush it down the toilet either. Overall they gave it “just ok” reviews,but didn’t really like the plot.
Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a B-. He said it was, “entertaining enough.” Roger Ebert at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C. He stated it was, “an ordinary film with ordinary characters in a story too big for it.”
Michael Phillips over at the Chicago Tribune gave it a C rating. He said, “The results feel a little harried, as if the focus issues were never really solved.” Read more »
Top movie critics gave new ‘Tooth Fairy’ movie pretty bad reviews. 20th Century Fox released its new family/comedy movie, “Tooth Fairy” in theaters today. It stars: Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Judd, Julie Andrews, Stephen Merchant, and Ryan Sheckler. The top movie critics have crushed this movie with some pretty bad reviews. It mostly got Cs and Ds across the board.
Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a D. He said, “Most of the scenes just sit there on the screen, inert.” Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C. He stated, “There’s no way I can recommend this movie to anyone much beyond the Tooth Fairy Believement Age.”
Michael Phillips at the Chicago Tribune gave it a C- rating. He said, “Johnson… comes perilously close to tiring out the audience with all the nervous activity and the mugging.” Read more »
‘Legion’ movie gets mediocre reviews from movie critics. Screen Gems has released it’s latest supernatural/action movie creation, “Legion” to the theaters today. It stars: Paul Bettany, Dennis Quaid, Tyrese Gibson, Jon Tenney, Charles S. Dutton, Lucas Black, Kate Walsh, Doug Jones, Adrianne Palicki, Kevin Durand, and Willa Holland. It has gotten some pretty mediocre reviews from a couple of professional movie critics on the net. Some of them thought it was great,just ok,and then absolutely horrible. I think that the usual top critics in the biz were cut off from pre-screening the film. The studios do that sometimes,but these critics took the time to find a way to watch it and give a review.
IF Magazine gave it 4 and a half stars. They said, “The new film has some undeniably cool action sequences and a serious, soulful performance by Paul Bettany as an angel who wants to help humankind…..LEGION is lively enough….the action with Bettany is actually memorable…..The script and the cast also contribute some good character moments, particularly Dutton and Gibson.” Read more »
Chicago Bears’ Gaines Adams died today and autopsy Is scheduled. According to TMZ, Chicago Bears’ Gaines Adams died earlier this morning after being rushed to the emergency room. They say the Chicago Bears defensive end Gaines Adams died this morning in South Carolina at age 26. He was rushed to the emergency room at Self Regional Hospital in Greenwood, South Carolina,and they declared he was dead at about 9am this morning.
An autopsy on the body is being scheduled for later on today. The autopsy will be performed by the Anderson County forensic pathologist. Some early reports say that he might have suffered a heart attack,but of course, we won’t know for sure until they perform the autopsy later on today. Stay tuned.
Gaines Adams was originally drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft. Read more »
Jackie Chan’s ‘The Spy Next Door’ movie brought lots of laughs & action. Lionsgate’s new action/comedy flick, “The Spy Next Door,” starring Jackie Chan hit theaters this weekend,and I must say it was pretty entertaining,delivering a lot of laughs and action fight scenes. It also stars: Madeline Carroll, Alina Foley, George Lopez, Billy Ray Cyrus, Amber Valletta, and Katherine Boecher.
“The Spy Next Door” movie revolved around character, Bob Ho (Jackie Chan) and a group of funny kids. Bob is a secret spy who is trying to get out of the biz,but he agrees to take a look at one more secret file for a friend. Bob is also dating a mother, Gillian (Amber Valletta) who has three kids. He wants to marry her, however, she wants to wait until he establishes a good relationship with her kids first.
He ends up watching over them, when Gillian goes away on a trip,and this is when all the trouble starts. Read more »
‘The Lovely Bones’ movie told a pretty interesting yet long story. Dreamworks Picture unleashed its long,interesting movie, “The Lovely Bones” this weekend in nationwide release. I just watched it,and it was pretty interesting and unique,but I think it ran way too long. Towards the end, I was like, can we wrap this up already? Maybe it was because I had to pee. I don’t know,but I was ready for it to be over about 30 minutes before it actually ended. It stars: Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Weisz, Susan Sarandon, Stanley Tucci, Michael Imperioli, and Saoirse Ronan.
“The Lovely Bones” movie revolves around a young 14 year old girl named Susie Salmon (Saoirse Ronan), and her family. Susie is a very happy girl until one day her neighbor, George Harvey (Stanley Tucci) from across the street becomes responsible for her untimely death. Read more »
‘The Book of Eli’ movie delivered action,Denzel, & The Holy Bible. Warner Bros. Pictures new action packed flick, “The Book of Eli” movie hit theaters this weekend. It delivered a lot of good fighting action,explosions,along with Denzel trying to deliver the Holy Bible. It stars: Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson, Jennifer Beals, Frances de la Tour, Michael Gambon, Evan Jones, Joe Pingue, and Tom Waits.
“The Book of Eli” movie revolves around the character, Eli (Denzel Washington) who has been walking the Earth for the past 30 years after it had been burned out. He discovers that the new generation of people can’t read,think for themselves,and held captive by some of the evil, older people who can. His whole mission is to deliver a mysterious book out west. Read more »
Top critics gave Jackie Chan’s ‘Spy Next Door’ movie pretty bad reviews. Lionsgate pictures unleashed it’s new Jackie Chan comedy/action flick, “The Spy Next Door” in theaters today. It also stars: Madeline Carroll, Alina Foley, George Lopez, Billy Ray Cyrus, Amber Valletta, and Katherine Boecher. The movie critics sure didn’t like this one. They mostly gave it Cs and one D,stating their dislike of the film.
Ty Burr from the Boston Globe gave it a C-. He said, “Burnt toast, clogged toilets, and life lessons ensue.” Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C-. He stated, “Jackie Chan is 55. Just sayin’.”
Michael Phillips over at the Chicago Tribune rated it a C-. He stated, “It’s hard to imagine anyone being offended, except fans of good comedy.” Bill Gibron at Filmcritic.com gave it a D. He said it was, “egregiously dumb.” Read more »