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The International - a rollercoaster of intrigue and action!

Advantages: Good story, good lead actor, a film of the times
Disadvantages: Naomi Watts the heck is she doing in this?

To make this clear from the getgo - I am reviewing the Cinema Film! The International is about a fictional Bank (The IBBC) which sets itself up to provide cheap arms from China to the conflicted regions of the world. Why would a bank do this, you ask ...

NomisG 26.02.2009 · Read full review
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Welcome back, Sherlock Holmes!!!

Advantages: Brilliant acting by Jude Law and Robert Downey, Jr. , Excellent visual effects
Disadvantages: Poor performances by Rachel McAdams and Kelly Reilly, Lengthy.

BACKGROUND INFORMATION Famous English script-writer and director Guy Ritchie directed “Sherlock Holmes”, and it was released in 26th December, 2009 in the UK. It is a thriller/comedy/adventure film and Robert Downey, Jr. and Jude Law portrayed the t ...

Gladiator007 22.02.2010 · Read full review
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- Nothing Escapes Him -

Advantages: Excellent effects, Great acting, good comedy and nice scenery.
Disadvantages: Irenes character at some points, nothing else

...This week i had the chance to finally sit down and watch the newest version of Sherlock Holmes. I wanted to see this when it was out lat year in the cinema , but forgot about it. My boyfriend had the DVD, so we sat down mo ...

blackmagicstar4 27.07.2010 · Read full review
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Crime Will Pay

Advantages: Good chemistry between the leads, it was enjoyable and worth seeing.
Disadvantages: Guy Ritchie Is Directing, RDJ's Accent is Terrible.

I’m not a Sherlock Holmes fan, hell I didn’t even know what it was really about until I read up on the Plot before going to see this movie back in January. Just after Christmas and before the hellish snow hit us all hard, I took my mates and sister in my ...

DixieChick10 09.03.2010 · Read full review
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Case Re-Opened

Advantages: A very well directed, written and acted outing for Sherlock Holmes
Disadvantages: A little slow for opening 25 minutes or so

...Having recently watched and thoroughly enjoyed the BBC series of Sherlock it reminded me that I still hadn’t seen Guy Ritchie’s version of London’s most famous detective. Coupled with that the casting of Robert Downey Jr in the lead role it was a bit of a ...

Andy.mack 23.04.2011 · Read full review
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