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"Get the witness safely to court on time" thriller

Advantages: Fast paced and action packed
Disadvantages: Cannot hear one character's dialogue properly

"16 Blocks" is a fast paced, action packed, "get the witness safely to court on time", shoot-them-up thriller starring Bruce Willis, Mos Def and David Morse. Directed by Richard Donner, who also directed the Lethal Weapon movies and Superman II, and w ...

lml888v 16.10.2008 · Read full review
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Tetris the Movie

Advantages: Some good performances in a reasonable thriller
Disadvantages: Too opened out, and the baddy realy does stink

Jack Mosley might not be the best police in the world, but he certainly isn't one of the "New York's worst" he declares his colleagues to be. Washed-out, and often drowning in liquor in fact, the R word hasn't hit him yet but he might as well hand in his ...

theediscerning 21.05.2008 · Read full review
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Oh, dear, Bruce. No Die Hard here, I'm afraid!

Advantages: Special effects, David Morse
Disadvantages: Willis, Mos Def, general final cut

Bruce Willis has made a name for himself as a bit of a Hollywood hard man. With films such as Die Hard and action films such as Last Boy Scout and The Fifth Element, he shows what his charisma and punchy delivery of one-liners can do when given the right ...

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Bruce Willis thriller that's flawed but fun

Advantages: Action sequences are great, engaging characters.
Disadvantages: Ending is flat.

Despite the odd forays into comedy (What Just Happened, The Whole Nine Yards) and mysterious dramas (Sixth Sense, Unbreakable) Bruce Willis is very much an action star through and through, from the early successes of Die Hard and Die Hard with a Vengeance ...

bigmike33 11.05.2009 · Read full review
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16 blocks of not bad film!

Advantages: Surprisingly good, seriously, you dont expect that it will be that good!
Disadvantages: Mos Def's voice!

'16 Blocks' This film was actually a very surprising shock for me. I had never had the chance to see it when it came out and as the years went on it looked less and less appealing to me. I'm not quite sure why I felt that way as I am a big fan of Bruce Wi ...

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