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Emotionless 'Act of Valor' (海豹神兵:英勇行動)

It was only a matter of time before the popularity of reality TV would lead to reality movies. This scary new genre is not the same as a documentary, which looks at real people doing real things to tell a story. Reality movies take real people and put them in a fictional story,
2012/3/16
Something's missing from 'John Carter' (異星戰場:強卡特戰記)

"John Carter" is to action movies as eggs, milk and flour are to a cake. All of the elements are there but they just haven't come together to make a sweet treat.
2012/3/9
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Charming 'Hugo' (雨果的冒險)

Martin Scorsese's "Hugo" is a children's film for grownups -- grownup film buffs.
2012/2/17
Safe House (狡兔計畫)

"Forgettable" probably isn't a word you'd expect to use to describe a film starring Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds, Vera Farmiga, Brendan Gleeson and Sam Shepard. But unfortunately, that's one of the most apt when pondering "Safe House."
2012/2/10
Contraband (禁運品)

Yes, "Contraband" follows the tried-and-true One Last Job formula. Yes, Mark Wahlberg is nestled deep within his comfort zone as a former master criminal who's lived a dangerous life and gone straight.
2012/1/20
Haywire (即刻反擊)

A straight-up action picture may sound unusual coming from Steven Soderbergh, but as he has demonstrated repeatedly throughout his career, he is keen to experiment with every genre imaginable.
2012/1/20
'Black & White Episode I: The Dawn of Assault' (痞子英雄首部曲:全面開戰)

From the opening moment when a bomb explodes and annihilates everything in sight, "Black & White Episode I: The Dawn of Assault" (痞子英雄首部曲:全面開戰) makes clear its intention to claim all the tropes of Hollywood action films.
2012/1/13
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo <br>(千禧三部曲I:龍紋身的女孩)</br>

Hollywood has commandeered Sweden's big literary export, "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo," without compromising the story's Scandinavian roots or its sense of barrenness, even hopelessness.
2011/12/30
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows <br>(福爾摩斯:詭影遊戲)</br>

Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law bicker and banter and bob and weave with significantly diminishing returns in this sequel to the 2009 smash hit "Sherlock Holmes" (福爾摩斯).
2011/12/23
Mission: Impossible — Ghost Protocol <br>(不可能的任務:鬼影行動)</br>

Luckily for Tom Cruise, "Mission: Impossible -- Ghost Protocol" is one of his finest action flicks, just what's needed to potentially restore some of this fallen star's box-office bankability.
2011/12/16
  
  
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