director: Robert Luketic

Paranoia

August 16, 2013
This movie shows how much technology plays a part in today's society. Adam Cassidy (Liam Hemsworth) works for a major mobile company but is tired of the lack of promotion. He goes before the CEO, Nicholas Wyatt (Gary Oldman), with an idea which Wyatt insults. Later Wyatt blackmails Cassidy, knowing [...]

Killers

June 4, 2010
Although a few young women chuckled at some of the banter on screen between Spencer Aimes (Ashton Kutcher) and his new wife Jen (Katherine Heigl) in "Killers" at the screening I attended, much of the story was slow and plodding and featured a lot of sweetness and fluff until about the middle of the [...]

The Ugly Truth

July 24, 2009
The ugly truth about "The Ugly Truth" is that it is far from a family movie for Mom, Dad and the kids. It has a ton of sexual innuendos and frank sexual comments, in addition to strong language. At one point a main character, after listening to a lot of talk about sex along with some slang, says, [...]

21

March 28, 2008
Gambling can be addictive and become a serious problem for some people. The characters in this film think they have it figured out because they are not "gambling", they are "counting cards and playing a system with definite rules". But the glitz, glamor and high of winning gets to even the most [...]

Monster-in-Law

May 13, 2005
I know there are people out there that won't like this film because Jane Fonda is in it. Her past politics irritate many, and I’m sure this performance will agitate many too. But I found her to be very entertaining as the wacko mother-in-law intent on keeping her son’s love all to herself. The [...]

Legally Blonde

July 13, 2001
THE GOOD: ... This hilarious chick flick is one the guys will enjoy too because it delivers clever dialogue, funny parodies about the wealthy verses the intellectual, a modern day song and dance number (“bend and snap”) set in a beauty salon called an amazing soundtrack, an incredible wardrobe, [...]