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New York, I Love You (Review)

Omnibus ode to New York is hit and miss

0 Comments · Friday, November 6, 2009
Inspired as an American reply to his earlier story-collage movie 'Paris, je t'aime,' producer Emmanuel Benbihy extends his anthology oeuvre with another collection of directors contributing a story set in a particular urban environment. Like 'Paris je t'aime,' 'New York, I Love You' unrolls as a hit-and-miss proposition of weighing each (would-be) charming vignette against the last one in succession. Grade: C-.  

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (Review)

Children's book gets the 3-D treatment

0 Comments · Thursday, September 24, 2009
The onslaught of animated features taking advantage of the latest 3-D technology is in full swing, and Sony's animated production arm looks ready to join the cast of the usual suspects. Adapted from the children's book by Judi and Ron Barrett, this film feels like the kind of meal the whole family can enjoy without too much consideration for the high junk factor because it goes down quick and easy. Grade: B-.