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Arts and Entertainment Monday, Jan. 20, 2014 5 years ago

Popcorn Bob's Movie Magic

by: Popcorn Bob

Popcorn Key
One Popcorn: Flop
Two Popcorns: Wait till it’s on video
Three Popcorns: Go see it
Four Popcorns: Standing ovation

"Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit"
Three Popcorns

Genres: Action/Suspense/Thriller
Cast: Chris Pine, Keira Knightly, Kevin Costner, Peter Andersson, Kenneth Branagh
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Rating: PG-13
Comment: Pine plays the Jack Ryan character credibly. The 1 hour and 45 minutes flies by with this one, totally immersing you in the suspense.

"Inside Llewyn Davis"
Two Popcorns

Genres: Drama
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Carey Milligan, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Garrett Hedlund
Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
Rating: R
Comment: Long, slow and boring road to nowhere. If you were a folk song groupie in the Village back in the sixties, you'll love the nostalgia.

"Ride Along"
Two Popcorns

Genres: Action/ Adventure Comedy
Cast: Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, John Leguizamo, Bruce McGill, Tika Sumpter
Director: Tim Story
Rating: PG-13
Comment: A fun no brainer. Reasonably comedic script.

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