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Night at the Museum
Where History Comes To Life
Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits. Larry tries desperately to keep the museum under control, but he's fighting a losing battle until President Teddy Roosevelt comes to the rescue.
Oh look, it's the Ben Stiller Story Arc prancing around in a museum filled with poor CGI and lame humour.
Some campy good fun, and I like the inner, adventurous spirit-like approach this movie employs.
Unfortunately, a lot of the comedy is quickly dating (something Adam Sandler doesn't seem to be picking up on... someone tell him!) and the film isn't totally engaging for anyone over the age of 12, at times.
Ben Stiller is relatively charming, but mostly just plays himself. And hey, anything with a roman miniature in it can't be all that bad...
Some cheap fun, and has its moments.
"Good Lord, Lawrence! Why are you slapping a monkey?"
Remembering Robin Williams Part 2
Even though it's not one of his more popular films, mostly because it's really a Ben Stiller film, Robin Williams is actually the scene stealer in this family film. In fact, this is actually probably close to one of my favorite family comedies in recent memory, because of the incredibly amount of comedic talent involved in the film. With the likes of Stiller, Mickey Rooney, Dick Van Dyke, Ricky Gervais, and of course Robin Williams, there's not a better display of different kinds of comedy in one single place. It's not perfect, but it's a fun two hour distraction, and better, it may make kids excited…
"I'm made of wax, Larry. What are you made of?"
It's quick, it's wondrous and it's fairly well-made, in order to hate Night at the Museum you must be something of a pessimist, because, despite conveniences and an annoying child actor, it's just a simple and charming experience that kills time in a pleasant way.
Definitely only wanted to watch it for the A Day To Remember song reference.
Goofy fun for the kids. It provides an opportunity to talk about history with kids as they ask who all the characters are. Ben Stiller is silly as always, so childish adults, such as myself, can enjoy it as well.
This movie is almost as boring as a real museum
Mediocre comedy that is saved by the original idea.
On the positive side, Ben Stiller is not as bad as he usually is. On the negative side, the CGI really is distractingly bad. It is a film like Jumanji... Aimed at young kids but with enough that adults might like it too. Switch your brain off (and ignore Stiller) and you will likely enjoy it.
I like night at the museum it's funny and cute and it's a pretty cool concept. Makes me want to work in a museum
Mah...boh..mi frega piu un cazzo di ben stiller. Non fa piu nulla di rilevante dai tempi di tutti pazzi per mary. Non dico che questo film sia un'emerita merda ma ci sarebbe stato bene un altro attore. mi sta simpatico quando interpreta quei personaggi un po dementi e goffi ma allo stesso tempo timidi..il solito, insomma... in quelle mezze commedie un po biricchine da martedi sera.
Still enjoyed by both Pitman generations on second viewing. Are not that many good live action films suitable for a 5 year old. The fact I had a wee nap at one point is more a testament to my fatigue than the film.
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