Friday, October 20, 2017

GEOSTORM

GEOSTORM movie poster

Janet's TAKE: # GeostormMovie is an entertaining matinee disaster flick that has an important message at the end. B-

This formula Gerard Butler movie is right on par with his other popcorn action films. The supporting cast, including Jim Sturgess and Ed Harris, makes this stormy thriller with a dash of political intrigue work well.

Synopsis:
After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world’s leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe.  But now, something has gone wrong—the system built to protect the Earth is attacking it, and it’s a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything...and everyone along with it. -Warner Bros.


Rating: PG-13 for destruction, action and violence
Running Time: 109 minutes

Friday, October 13, 2017

THE FOREIGNER

Janet's TAKE: #ForeignerMovie is slower-paced than most Jackie Chan flicks but he and Brosnan make formidable adversaries. C

A surprisingly emotional Chan makes the movie worth seeing.  There are just too many

Friday, October 6, 2017

THE MOUNTAIN BETWEEN US

Janet's TAKE: #TheMountainBetweenUs is a compelling survival tale with winning performances -up until the contrived romance hits the screen. C

Great cinematography and casting cannot

Thursday, October 5, 2017

BLADE RUNNER 2049

Blade Runner 2049 Ryan Gosling poster

Janet's TAKE: #BladeRunner2049 has masterfully crafted visuals and music with solid performances, but goes on too long. B

It felt like