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reviewed Moulin Rouge!. November 25, 2011
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Moulin Rouge
**** out of ****    I believe the first Baz Luhrmann film that I ever saw was "Romeo + Juliet". I viewed it in an English class after we had finished reading Shakespeare's legendary …
reviewed Invasion (2007 movie). February 20, 2010
Invasion
First off, I'll let everyone here know that when i saw this movie I've never seen Invasion of the Body Snatchers(shame on me) and so cannot compare it to that movie. I've never seen a re-make of it before, …
posted a Quick Tip about Invasion (2007 movie). October 04, 2009
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Invasion
Never saw the original, but like the re-make. Quite a thriller!
reviewed Australia (2008). August 20, 2009
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There's a reason why classics are classics, and that's because they fulfill a basic human thirst for romance, adventure, the fellow getting the girl, and the good guys coming out on top. Nicole …
reviewed Invasion (2007 movie). July 25, 2009
Invasion
Aliens from space land on earth and take over the human race. This is essentially the story of this movie. Unfortunately, it is also the basic story of hundreds of other movies, with recent ones being …
reviewed Australia (2008). July 05, 2009
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This is the tale of two reviews, one by a film fanatic and another by his wife. One couldn't imagine how this thing could drag on for almost 3 hours (20 unforgiving minutes short of 3 hours), how in the …
reviewed Australia (2008). June 13, 2009
Australia poster
    Australia    Director: Baz Luhrmann  Screen writers: Baz Luhrmann, Stuart Beattie    Brief Synopsis:   MOULIN ROUGE's …
reviewed The Golden Compass. April 29, 2009
The Golden Compass
I was greatly disappointed with this film after hearing how wonderful the books were. It was boringly long and the characters lacked any depth especially the various children and the little girl who has …
reviewed Australia (2008). April 16, 2009
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"Australia" has been hyped for months as being Baz Luhrmann's big epic. The director of famous teen flicks like the Leonardo DiCaprio "Romeo + Juliet," "Australia" was said to be the film that would establish …
reviewed Australia (2008). March 07, 2009
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Baz Luhrmann needed to re-think his overly long epic of life in Australia during WW II: The first hour of this 165 minute film comes across as caricature with Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman being introduced …
reviewed Australia (2008). February 17, 2009
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I first saw AUSTRALIA last November on my birthday. I wasn't sure if I was going to like the movie, but I absolutely loved it and it made my list of top ten films of 2008.    Directed …
reviewed Australia (2008). February 14, 2009
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Short Attention Span Summary (SASS):     1. Lady Sarah Ashley (Nicole Kidman) heads off Down Under to find out what her hubby is really doing when he says he's mustering cattle.   2. …
reviewed The Golden Compass. December 24, 2008
The Golden Compass
WARNING: This review may contain spoilers!      I suppose it's not surprising, what with the current trend of adapting fantasy literature into films, that Philip Pullman's novel The …
reviewed Australia (2008). December 12, 2008
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As a teenager, I very vividly remember going to see Moulin Rouge.  Even then, I was a budding film snob, but my adolescent heart was still fluttering with excitement, from the marketing, the music, …
reviewed Australia (2008). December 12, 2008
Australia poster
This will be short but passionate.    I saw AUSTRALIA today with my brother and his lovely girlfriend. IT WAS AMAZING! Baz Luhrmann is one of my favorite film makers anyway, but OMG …
reviewed Australia (2008). December 11, 2008
Australia poster
I saw AUSTRALIA today with my brother and his lovely girlfriend. IT WAS AMAZING! Baz Luhrmann is one of my favorite film makers anyway, but OMG this film is GORGEOUS. The land, the lighting, the costumes, …
reviewed Australia (2008). December 11, 2008
Australia poster
 The story opens in 1939, in northern Australia, as Lady Sarah Ashley (Nicole Kidman) arrives from England to sell her huge cattle ranch. The neighboring cattle baron has killed her husband and scared …
reviewed Invasion (2007 movie). November 15, 2008
Invasion
Short Attention Span Summary (SASS)     1. Space shuttle crashes, spreading nasty alien spores from Texas to DC.   2. Clever spores manage to land safely, without damage …
reviewed The Golden Compass. November 15, 2008
The Golden Compass
Short Attention Span Summary (SASS)     1. A governing body called the Magesterium sets the rules and tells people what to think and when to think it.   2. Lord Asriel (Daniel …
reviewed The Golden Compass. September 17, 2008
The Golden Compass
When this movie was green-lighted for production, the studios were obviously hoping to hop on the Fantasy Movie bandwagon and take advantage of the momentum created by the Lord of the Rings and Narnia …
reviewed The Golden Compass. June 07, 2008
The Golden Compass
This movie is based on a book, the first book of a trilogy. I have never read any of these books, and have no intention to, so this review is purely of the movie itself, as a standalone piece of entertainment. …
reviewed The Golden Compass. May 21, 2008
The Golden Compass
I've been looking forward to this film for the past couple of weeks. And while there are a lot of very strong reviews for this film there were one or two which really slated it, so I expected an average …
reviewed Invasion (2007 movie). May 19, 2008
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Invasion
The basic premise of this contemporary remake of the classic "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" is not bad. Spores from outer space cause a Space Shuttle crash. Haphazardly at first, and then deliberately, …
reviewed The Golden Compass. May 03, 2008
The Golden Compass
Not being one who seeks out the seemingly endless line of Harry Potter/Narnia/Lord of the Rings tropes (a little computer generated monster realm goes a long way), THE GOLDEN COMPASS came somewhat as …
reviewed The Golden Compass. May 03, 2008
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The Golden Compass
It is easy enough to say that "the book was better than the movie" -- since it is usually true that books offer a wealth of world that can only be hinted at in a couple of hours -- but this is a clear …
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