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Jumper (2008)

4 Ratings: 0.8
Action & Adventure and Science Fiction & Fantasy movie directed by Doug Liman

As preposterous action movies go,Jumperis pleasantly unpretentious and breezily entertaining. A young man named David (Hayden Christensen) discovers he has the power to teleport (or "jump") anywhere he can visualize. After using this power to steal and … see full wiki

Director: Doug Liman
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure, Fantasy
3 reviews about Jumper (2008)
review by . April 28, 2009
Jumper is an action-adventure story about a man who can teleport from one location to another at will just by thinking about it. The movie chronicles the life of this "jumper" from the day he learned of his ability while in school, through his exploits using his skills, to his final confrontation with his mother, who is a paladin; someone who hunts down and kills jumpers. Our jumper is played by Hayden Christiansen, who puts in another fine job that again demonstrates he is a good actor, contrary …
review by . July 11, 2008
posted in Movie Hype
`Jumper' could be the perfect manipulative teen movie fantasy. Start with a boy who faces a distant, but menacing father in a divorced family where the mother's been absent since his fifth birthday, a bully at school who keeps him from his dream girl, and we have all the makings of an escapist venue about someone who gets and tries to keep it all.     In an early confrontation, David Rice (Hayden Christensen) meets school bully Mike as he connects with Mike's girlfriend, Millie …
review by . September 08, 2008
For the generation that won't wait for anything, the teleporting protagonists of Jumper may have more appeal than the likes of Spiderman and Wolverine. If you skip ads, sneak a peek at the last chapter of a book, have ever wanted to fast forward through a boring flight, or truncate the dull commute to work, it may be your fantasies that Hayden Christensen is living in Bourne director Doug Liman's globe-trotting sci-fi outing.    Not content with such mundane shortcuts, gadabout …
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