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Lilliput It In Its Place

Advantages: A decent cast.
Disadvantages: Some miscasting, pedestrian direction and predictable plotting.

Lemuel Gulliver is a lowly mailroom worker and wannabe travel writer. After being demoted, he convinces his boss Darcy to give him a shot at writing a travel piece. But after a disastrous journey at sea, he is swept into a vortex and washes up on the shor ...

afy9mab 14.03.2012 · Read full review
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CHEERS MR GULLIVER

Advantages: Fine acting, good special effects
Disadvantages: Lack of DVD special features

A made for TV film adaptation of one of the classic novels of English Literature starring an American sit com star…time to switch off? Well you might have thought such a premise was bound to fail but in fact this adaptation isn’t that bad…. Gulliver’s ...

Mauri 21.11.2003 · Read full review
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Fun, though Swift wouldn't have been impressed...

Advantages: Very funny in places, decent storyline, great for kids
Disadvantages: The songs!!! Aaaauuuurrrrrggghhhh!!!!!

Gulliver's Travels is, as I am sure you already know, an all-time classic novel by Jonathon Swift, and is one of the sharpest satirical novels ever written. There have been many film / TV versions, few of which have adhered closely to the original storyli ...

CaptainDisaster 17.10.2005 · Read full review
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The land of the little people

Advantages: Funny, good pace, enjoyable
Disadvantages: Nothing special

...Jack Black's films always feature his refusal to grow old gracefully, a certain sense of immaturity and childhood left with his roles. Black starring as Gulliver in a modern take on Jonathan Swift's novel Gulliver's Travels looked quite impressive in many ...

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Gullivers Travels - Jack Blacks Back

Advantages: Funny
Disadvantages: None

Jack Black is a little bit like Marmite, you either love him or hate him. Regardless of which, given the range of films the guy has made over the past ten years and the persistent presence he seems to have at the box office, usually towards the higher end ...

DanielFullard 17.01.2011 · Read full review
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