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Top Critics Gave ‘The Lightning Thief’ Movie Pretty Mixed Reviews

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Top Critics gave ‘The Lightning Thief’ movie pretty mixed reviews. 20th Century Fox introduced it’s new supernatural flick today entitled,”Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief.” It sort of impressed a couple of the top critics,but mostly, they say it was half good,or not really that good. It stars: Logan Lerman, Brandon T. Jackson, Alexandra Daddario, Sean Bean, Pierce Brosnan, Steve Coogan, Rosario Dawson, Catherine Keener, Kevin McKidd, Joe Pantoliano, Uma Thurman,and Ray Winstone.

Wesley Morris at the Boston Globe gave it a C rating. He said, “struggles in shadow of Harry Potter.” Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a B. He stated, “Uma Thurman demonstrates she can wear a snake-covered head as gracefully as Pierce Brosnan can trot around with a horse’s netherlands.” Read more »

‘The Wolfman’ Movie Gets Mediocre Reviews From Top Critics

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‘The Wolfman’ movie gets mediocre reviews from top critics. Universal Pictures’ remake of the classic “The Wolfman” movie hit theaters today,but the top movie critics in the business weren’t all that impressed. They claimed that it didn’t pack quite the punch they were expecting. It stars: Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt, Hugo Weaving, and Art Malik.

Ty Burr from the Boston Globe gave it a B-. He said, “The movie is by no means good but it’s surprisingly enjoyable.” Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a B-. He stated, “In any event, The Wolfman makes a satisfactory date movie for Valentine’s Day, which is more than can be said for Valentine’s Day.” Read more »

Top Critics Give ‘Valentine’s Day’ Movie Pretty Bad Reviews

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Top Critics give ‘Valentine’s Day’ movie pretty bad reviews. New Line Cinemas released it’s new romantic/comedy, “Valentine’s Day” today, and the top movie critics didn’t seem to like it that much. In fact, a couple of them pretty much despised it. It stars a whole ton of celebrities which include: Jessica Alba, Kathy Bates, Jessica Biel, Bradley Cooper, Eric Dane, Patrick Dempsey, Hector Elizondo, Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Garner, Topher Grace, Anne Hathaway, Ashton Kutcher, Queen Latifah, Taylor Lautner, George Lopez, Shirley MacLaine, Emma Roberts, Julia Roberts, and Taylor Swift.

Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a C-. He stated, “attention Costco shoppers: Quantity here runs a distant second to quality.” Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C. He said, “I won’t even attempt to describe the plot.” Read more »

‘Dear John’ Movie Gets Below Average Reviews From Top Movie Critics

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‘Dear John’ movie gets below average reviews from top movie critics. Screen Gems’ new drama movie entitled, “Dear John” hit theaters today. It stars: Channing Tatum, Amanda Seyfried, Henry Thomas, Richard Jenkins, and Keith Robinson. It got some pretty “below average” reviews from top movie critics,getting mostly Ds and Cs across the board.

Janice Page from the Boston Globe gave it a C. She said, it “Sparks of familiarity in this tear-jerker.” Roger Ebert at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C. He stated,it “tells the heartbreaking story of two lovely young people who fail to find happiness together because they’re trapped in an adaptation of a Nicholas Sparks novel.” Read more »

Top Critics Give John Travolta’s ‘From Paris With Love’ Movie Ok Reviews

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Top Critics give John Travolta’s ‘From Paris With Love’ movie ok reviews. Lionsgate has released their new John Travolta “From Paris With Love” movie today ,and it pretty much just got “ok” reviews from the top movie critics with Cs and a couple of Bs. The movie also stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Kasia Smutniak,and Richard Durden.

Wesley Morris from the Boston Globe gave it a C. He said, “The climax involves a bomb, a kind of djellaba garment, and a speech about love. You have to see it to believe it, and I’m not saying you should.”

Roger Ebert over at the Chicago Sun-Times gave it a C. He stated, Pauline Kael has already reviewed this movie in her book Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, and it only took her the title.” Read more »

‘When In Rome’ Movie Delivered Lots Of Laughs & Weird Love Spells

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‘When In Rome’ movie delivered lots of laughs & weird love spells. Touchstone Picture’s new comedy, “When In Rome” hit theaters yesterday,which stars one of my favorite actresses, Kristen Bell. I just saw it today. It had a lot of funny moments that were mostly spawned from a weird love spell plot that was thrown in the mix. It also stars: Josh Duhamel, Will Arnett, Alexis Dziena, Jon Heder, Dax Shepard, Kate Micucci, Bobby Moynihan, Danny DeVito, and Anjelica Huston .

“When In Rome” revolved around character, Beth (Kristen Bell) who resides in New York and works in the arts field as a coordinator. She eventually flies to Rome to be there for her little sister’s wedding to a man she just met two weeks ago. Beth is very skeptical and pessimistic on the whole idea of marriage,but wants to be there for her sister. While there, she meets a funny,charming guy named Nick (Josh Duhamel). Read more »

Critics Gave Mel Gibson’s ‘Edge Of Darkness’ Movie Really Good Reviews

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Critics gave Mel Gibson’s ‘Edge Of Darkness’ movie really good reviews. Warner Bros. Pictures has unleashed its new Mel Gibson thriller movie, “Edge of Darkness” today,and the top movie critics seem to think it’s pretty damn good. It mostly got Bs across the board and only two Cs. It stars: Mel Gibson, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston, Shawn Roberts, Bojana Novakovic, Frank Grillo, and Gbenga Akinnagbe.

Sam Allis from the Boston Globe gave it a B-. He stated, “Gibson returns to the screen stripped of his glamour. It’s a smart way to go.” Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times gave it another B-. He said, “(Mel Gibson) remains a likable man with a natural screen presence.”

Michael Philips over at the Chicago Tribune gave it a B rating. He said, “conflicted but entertaining.” Read more »

Top Movie Critics Give ‘When In Rome’ Movie Poor Reviews

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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

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‘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

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‘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 »