Reel Reviews

Film Reviews by a Real Person, Not a Critic

Catch Me if You Can

Title: Catch Me if You Can
Year: 2002
Director: Steven Spielberg
Starring Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks
Rated: PG-13

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January 23, 2006 Posted by | Biopic, Comedy, Crime, Film Adaptation | 4 Comments

Cinderella Man

Title: Cinderella Man
Year: 2005
Director: Ron Howard
Starring Cast: Russell Crowe, Renee Zwelleger, Paul Giamatti
Rated: PG-13

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There are times when film companies take risks that pay off, such as allowing then-unknown director Peter Jackson to spend hundreds of millions of dollars to film 3 movies at the same time over the course of 7 years.

Then there are times when they do not.

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December 5, 2005 Posted by | Biopic, Drama, Sports | Leave a comment

The Aviator

Title: The Aviator
Year: 2004
Director: Martin Scorsese
Starring Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Alan Alda
Rated: PG-13

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I had wanted to rent this movie for a long time now because I heard that the plane flying sequences would look great on a big screen plasma TV. A few weeks ago I finally got to rent it, and I definitely got to see more than just cool flying sequences. I got to watch a great film.

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November 25, 2005 Posted by | Action, Biopic, Drama | Leave a comment