Hmmm...a teenager gets shot in the head while he is talking on his smart phone. Sound like a bad thing? Well not in this movie.....that turns out to be the origin of a superhero as the smart phone gets merged with his brain and powers start happening. I guess they thought if we can buy a radioactive spider bite then this scenario will be bought as well. Some parts of the movie are interesting but there are more parts that…
In this one, which is based on a true story, a Yale law student gets drawn back to his hometown grapples with family history, A well acted movie with Glenn Close shining the brightest. Despite the great acting this is not a fun movie to watch. Easily a one and done movie....as I can never see watching this Ron Howard directed movie ever again. Final thought: Kudos for the performances...but this one is very bleak and depressing ...BUT....I hope Close at least gets an Oscar nomination.
Ranked 36th of 48 movies on our UMR Glenn Close Movie Ranking Page. www.ultimatemovierankings.com/glenn-close-movies/
I have watched Predator many many times. I have seen it in theaters. I have seen it on VHS. I have seen it on laserdisc. I have seen it on DVD. I have seen it on Blu-Ray. I now have seen it in 3D...damn I sound like Dr. Seuss.
As for the movie....this is one of the greatest action movies ever...right there with the original Die Hard movie! Arnold Schwarzenegger and his buddies go into the jungle for a rescue…
Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio). Movie depicts his rise and fall in the powerful world of Wall Street. Be prepared to go one one crazy and mind boggling ride. The life of Jordan is filled with drugs, crime, sex and most importantly greed. He makes Michael Douglas' Gordon Gekko from Wall Street look like a saint.
The performances in this movie are very impressive. DiCaprio's performance will be remembered for a very long time...I used…