While the validity of the “true story” at the heart of Scott Derrickson’s Deliver Us from Evil can be hotly debated and contested, the film itself is a masterful work of modern horror and one of a very small handful of scary movies to be actually unsettling and terrifying.
As far as wartime sagas go, Peter Berg’s Lone Survivor is certainly a technical marvel and it’s nothing if not genuine at heart, but as a film it’s far too underdeveloped and misguided to really have any impact.
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Short on enthusiasm and originality, the legal thriller Closed Circuit wastes a talented cast, writer, and director on something that's been done to death. The film isn't merely ill conceived. It feels like it was cloned in a lab.
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Not to be confused with the Nicolas Cage campfest of the same name, Deadfall is an overly plotted crime thriller that cares more about piling on story notes than developing actual characters.
Hanna is about a young girl being raised by her father in a log cabin in the sub-arctic. But as you might guess, this eponymous girl is unique: she is being trained as an assassin. Too often movies try to be more than they are - to impress with such intensity as to send them over the top - but Hanna is content to be a little piece of something elegant.
The final trailer for J.J. Abrams Star Trek prequel/sequel has hit the web and can be seen on Apple.com. The trailer can also be seen this weekend attached to the much anticipated adapation of Watchmen. Star Trek trailer @ Apple.com Don’t get me wrong, I think this movie looks good. I just don’t know if […]