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A True Story of a Real Fake...

Advantages: Great cast line-up, engaging and entertaining storyline, True Story.
Disadvantages: Introductory credits dragged on a little.

Throughout the last five years, Spielberg has executively produced Deep Impact, The Mask of Zorro, The Haunting, What Lies Beneath, Shrek, Jurassic Park III and Men in Black II, including a TV series Band of Brothers and Taken. Aswell as this he delivered ...

CinnamonBun 24.04.2011 · Read full review
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Catch Me If You Can Be Bothered

Advantages: Entertaining if you can disengage your brain
Disadvantages: Feels rushed and far too implausible

● Synopsis After watching his parents marriage fail due to the failure of his fathers business, teenager Frank Abagnale (Leonardo DiCaprio) goes on a rollercoaster of an adventure as he cons his way into jobs as a pilot, doctor and lawyer, all am ...

christianfilmcritic 22.10.2007 · Read full review
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The true story of a teenage hustler

Advantages: Entertaining cat and mouse game
Disadvantages: Drags a little towards the end

Frank Abganale Jr may be young, but he is very enterprising for his age. Wanting to find a way to get rich quick, he works out that, by making himself out to be a pilot, he can cash cheques for a substantial amount of money each time. He also goes on a se ...

sunmeilan 27.03.2008 · Read full review
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You Can't fake a story this good

Advantages: Acting, Script, Story
Disadvantages: Not to everyones taste

the background story Catch Me If You Can was released in 2002 and is based around the life of the infamous con-man Frank Abagnale Jnr (Di Caprio) who's real life game of cat and mouse with FBI agent Carl Hanratty (played by Tom Hanks) during the 1960's wa ...

iamasadlittleboy 24.02.2009 · Read full review
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Give Him The Chair

Advantages: Christopher Walken and the fact that the Cinema i saw it at were handing out promotional Extra breath mints.
Disadvantages: The dubious moral message that stealing millions of dollars is exciting fun that will make you a hero.

Steven Spielberg obviously has a grudge against me. Why else would he put Tom Hanks and Leonardo Di Caprio in a movie together? For those of us wondering whether Hanks could be more annoying than he was in Forrest Gump, the answer is, yes. Not content to ...

willgould 17.02.2003 · Read full review
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