Top Critics Give John Travolta’s ‘From Paris With Love’ Movie Ok Reviews
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.” Michael Phillips at the Chicago Tribune gave it a B rating. He said, it “doesn’t do much for Paris or love, or your brain cells, but it flies like a crazed eagle on uppers and comes from the talented, propulsive schlocketeer Pierre Morel.”
Owen Gleiberman at “Entertainment Weekly” gave it a C, stating, “The movie has been fashioned in a crudely hurtling style that barely pretends to make sense.” Michael Rechtshaffen from the “Hollywood Reporter” gave it another C. He said, “Travolta has/is a blast in an action-thriller-comedy that otherwise comes up short on all three counts.”
And Finally, The New York Times’ Stephen Holden gave it a B-. He said, “For better or worse, From Paris With Love is an effective stimulant.” “From Paris With Love” movie is in theaters now.