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CLOONEY GOES LOONY FOR A LADY IN RED

Advantages: Stylish, cool movie - good story telling
Disadvantages: Julia Roberts is misplaced

Steven Soderbergh’s 2001 remake of the 1960s classic hardly seemed able to fail. With a cast that more closely resembled the invite list for the Oscars, there was enough star quality here to power a small nuclear power station. In my review of The S ...

LostWitness 01.11.2002 ∑ Read full review
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Tasty

Advantages: Entertaining, witty, glamorous
Disadvantages: None

...With a cast including George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt and Matt Damon, Ocean's Eleven had to be good. I haven't read a bad review of it yet, and I certainly wasn't disappointed when I got round to watching it! I was half-expecting an attractive fi ...

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Peej's night with Brad, George and the Boy Wonder

Advantages: Cool and stylish, great jazz score
Disadvantages: Ohhhh Julia, you should have been Halle Berry mate

Not many men would bring a girl George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon and Andy Garcia as a gift for a first date, so I guess I was lucky. After our rendezvous at the pub my date and I went back to Chez Moi for coffee. And once inside he pulled it out ...

plain_jane 09.12.2002 ∑ Read full review
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A slick, hip and trendy crime flick

Advantages: The cast, the director, a twist filled plot.
Disadvantages: The original may put you off watching this

What do you get when you combine a cast containing some of the coolest, most attractive and downright charasmatic stars in Hollywood with the current director of the moment, the slick, stylish and classy Steven Soderburgh in a remake of a sixties film inf ...

Mercury 14.04.2002 ∑ Read full review
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Either you're in or out, I was in

Advantages: THAT cast, direction, script, gags, imagery
Disadvantages: It's slight, but who cares?

For the record I would like to state that in general I donít like remakes. For the few movie-lovers out there not knowing what a remake is Iíll define it: a movie based on another, very likely successful movie, taking over crucial plot points, at times ev ...

Asokan 04.05.2002 ∑ Read full review
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