Archives for 2009 - Page 2

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You’re Beautiful over Flower

Judging from its synopsis, I thought You’re Beautiful was going to be predictable. Go Mi-nyu (Park Shin-hye) has to pretend to be her twin brother Mi-nam and be part of the boy group A.N.JELL., which includes Hwang Tae-kyeong (Jang Geun-seok), Jeremy (Lee Hong-ki), and Kang Sin-woo (Jeong Yong-hwa).
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Hooking Up with a Bunch of Crap

Hooking Up is an unfunny attempt at a teen sex comedy.  I don’t know how the producers got Corey Feldman to star in it.  Yes, he’s the same guy who starred in classic 80’s movies such as Lost Boys, Goonies, and Gremlins.  Here he plays Ryan, a college dude who ...
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Remodeled The Last House on the Left

The remake of The Last House of the Left remained faithful to the original.  Its brutality and gruesomeness is something Wes Craven can be proud of.  I’m not usually fond of remakes but this one is an exemption. Mari (Sara Paxton) and her parents are on vacation at their lake house, ...
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Tidal Wave Love Affairs in Haeundae

Haeundae is a popular vacation spot near Busan with more than a million visitors flocking its beaches each year.  This makes it the perfect setting for the disaster movie Haeundae.  A tidal wave hits the resort city, five years after the Asian tsunami of 2004.  But what I like about ...
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