Movie Reviews – time to play catch up again – again

Same old story – been very busy at work and home, but now that we are in repeats in TV land (except for Rescue Me, one of the best shows on TV (and fodder for another entry)) we are getting through more movies.

This goes back aways and are in no particular order.

Blade 2

Rating – B-

Saw on DVD

Black leather, rock & roll, and dead vampries – woo hoo

The Constant Gardener

Rating – A-

Saw on DVD

Definitely more thinking in this one. Makes you wonder what is really going on in the 3rd world.

Red Eye

Rating – B

Saw on DVD

Loved it when she “penned” the guy.

Nanny McPhee

Rating – B+

Saw on DVD

Feel good movie. Mary Poppins for the 21st Century.

Match Point

Rating – A-

Saw on DVD

It is hard being rich out here.

Underworld : Evolution

Rating – B-

Saw on DVD

More black leather, rock & roll, dead werewolves, and Kate Beckinsale – woo hoo.

Transamerica

Rating – A

Saw on DVD

Great job by Felicity Huffman showing the importance of following your heart, not what society wants.

Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Rating – A+

Saw on DVD

Loved this one. I know that Robert Downey Jr has had his challenges, but I do like his acting – he has that “smart-aleckness” down pat.

Wallace & Gromit: The Curses of the Were-Rabbit

Rating – A-

Saw on DVD

Love my W&G and great to see them in a full-length movie.

The Transporter 2

Rating – B-

Saw on DVD

Great guys movie, lots of action but do need to check reality at the door.

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Rating – B

Saw on DVD

Grizzly Man

Rating – C+

Saw on DVD

This guy was not playing with a full deck.

The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill

Rating – B

Saw on DVD

Made a better because it takes place in a location we have been.

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