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Big Fat Whale
There actually is a safe in Boaz Yakin's Safe , but you have to wade through a lot of blood to get there, and then more after that.
A lot of blood
| May 04, 2012
Review: Killer Elite
First Point Blank and now Killer Elite — isn't there a copyright law about stealing the titles of a better movie? Gary McEndry's espionage thriller isn't bad, but it isn't Peckinpah; all the two films have in common are the title and lots of shootin
| September 23, 2011
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Following the blighted example of Gulliver, Kelly Asbury's vapid adaptation takes a great classic and makes it stupid for the kids.
Inevitable movie allusions and a hideous flamingo don't do this animated flop any favors
| February 11, 2011
Review: The Expendables
Just about every superannuated action hero in Hollywood — Sylvester Stallone and Dolph Lundgren and a couple of uncredited cameos among others — takes a bow in this lumbering hulk of a movie.
| August 13, 2010
Coming soon to a fake IMAX near you
The first torture-porn-porn!
Big Fat Whale
| May 28, 2010
Review: Crank: High Voltage
Chinese triads. Corey Haim. Porn actors on strike. REO Speedwagon. Yes, the creators of this nearly unwatchable sequel will use anything to achieve their twisted goal: to shock ADHD teenagers.
A heartless thrill ride
| April 24, 2009
Just like old times
Well, it's been a few months, so it's about time to check in on our old pal Todd Marinovich.
Two sports-crime all stars get busted again. Plus, another Bengal drops the ball.
| April 17, 2009
OMFG! Crank 2!
You know it has to be something special if I am going to work during my vacation and this is.If you ...
| January 02, 2009
The new Transporter spills out in a jumble of frenetic action vignettes.
A poor man’s version of the latest James Bond outing
| November 25, 2008
Glistening torso Jensen Ames (the ubiquitous Jason Statham), is framed for the murder of his sweet wife in this loose remake of the 1975 cult favorite Death Race 2000 .
A B-movie full of crowd-pleasing bullshit
| August 27, 2008
“If I actually stopped to think about what’s going on, I’d probably shit myself,” says James Rushent, singer/bassist for UK electro-rock quartet Does It Offend You, Yeah?
The unlikely rise of Does It Offend You, Yeah?
MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG
| August 26, 2008
The Bank Job
He's both smart enough to sense he’s being played by people far more powerful than he is and dumb enough not to walk away. Kind of like us moviegoers.
| March 05, 2008
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale
In this chintzy exercise in mediæval conquest, taciturn martial-arts impresario Jason Statham takes on a maniacal Ray Liotta.
| January 16, 2008
Forget whatever you know about Guy Ritchie films.
Call the script doc
| December 05, 2007
Despite the stilted dialogue, the porn-star-quality acting, and the incoherent stitching together of action sequences, War does stir some interest.
The dumber the better
| August 29, 2007
Brian Taylor and Mark Neveldine, who together wrote and directed, seem to have skipped the most rudimentary classes in how to put together a film and gone straight to video games — though that may be an insult to video games. Watch the trailer for Cr
An insult to video games
| September 06, 2006
New to DVD for the week of January 13, 2006
The Constant Gardener, Red Eye, Saraband , and Transporter 2
Capsule Reviews of The Constant Gardener, Red Eye, Saraband , and Transporter 2
| January 18, 2006
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