Tag: Robert Schwentke

Quick Review: R.I.P.D. (2013)

R.I.P.D. BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLAUGUST 8, 2013 Not quite the action, comedy blockbuster everyone was expecting, “R.I.P.D.” loses most of its steam by falling too close to the structure and tones of the “Men In Black” franchise. Replacing Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith, Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds do their best possible performances given the script and the ridiculous nature of the action sequences. … Read More Quick Review: R.I.P.D. (2013)

Quick Review: Red (2010)

RED BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLJULY 20, 2013 According to this film, Bruce Willis is old enough to retire as former CIA agent Frank Moses. “RED” is a comedic action film that follows Retired and Extremely Dangerous agent Moses as he uses his former resources to find out why people are sending death squads after him. Over-the-top and sometimes brilliant, “RED” relies mainly on its ensemble … Read More Quick Review: Red (2010)