Critics Consensus: Water for Elephants Is A Little Soapy
Plus, African Cats? footage is purr-fect, and guess Madea's Big Happy Family?s Tomatometer.
Also opening this week in limited release:
- Incendies, a drama about Canadian siblings who learn dark family secrets when they return to Lebanon, is at 93 percent.
- Stake Land, a post-apocalyptic indie horror film about vampire hunters, is at 79 percent.
- POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold, a meta documentary about product placement in the movies, is at 74 percent (take a look at director Morgan Spurlock's Five Favorite Films).
- Dumbstruck, a doc that follows several ventriloquists in their search for fame, is at 63 percent.
- Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen, starring Donnie Yen as the oft-portrayed martial arts legend, is at 41 percent.
- The Bang Bang Club, starring Ryan Phillippe and Malin Akerman in the tale of a group of party hearty photojournalists who documented post-apartheid South Africa, is at 29 percent.