It’s more than a safe bet that there won’t be one major review, anywhere, of the new action comedy RED that doesn’t mention the spectacle of Dame Helen Mirren blasting away at the bad guys with a machine gun – and who can blame anyone for focusing on such a potent goofy image? But that’s far from all the fun to be found in this mindlessly good-natured piece of slick entertainment.

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October 15, 2010 · Posted in Now Playing  



Since he shifted his career into virtually full-time directing, Clint Eastwood has never told the same story twice. Think back on the experience of viewing Unforgiven, Mystic River, Flags of Our Fathers and Changeling, among a startling number of others, and the only common thread you’ll find is a consistent level of quiet excellence.

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December 9, 2009 · Posted in Now Playing