Monthly Archives: November 2008

TWILIGHT

Twilight Movie Review

PG_13, 122 min, 2008

Director: Catherine Hardwicke
Writers: Melissa Rosenberg (screenplay), Stephenie Meyer (novel Twilight)
Stars: Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Billy Burke

Catherine Hardwicke’s Twilight, an (I guess faithful) adaptation of the universally-astronomically popular novel by Stephenie Meyer, is for a niche audience – and that niche ain’t me. Continue reading

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MADAGASCAR: ESCAPE 2 AFRICA

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Movie Review

PG, 89 min, 2008

Directors: Eric Darnell, Tom McGrath
Writers: Etan Cohen (written by) and Eric Darnell (written by) & Tom McGrath (written by)
Stars: Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa is a decent and quasi-likable sequel to a decent and quasi-likable animated film that I couldn’t quite recommend a few years back. This one’s not really much better, you understand, but more on that later. Continue reading

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