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Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 43%

Faster (2010)

"This is a movie on the verge of being great but it never gets there. It is too much Rock and not enough Dwayne Johnson."

Posted Nov 30, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

2 49%

Love and Other Drugs (2010)

"Once you have seen Gyllenhaal's butt and Hathaway's breasts you have basically seen all the movie has to offer."

Posted Nov 30, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

3 37%

Burlesque (2010)

"Aguilera's movable feast of a body and Cher's immobile face will draw an audience to see this film."

Posted Nov 30, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

4 89%

Tangled (2010)

"An almost perfect Disney family film with Donna Murphy being the standout star."

Posted Nov 30, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

5 15%

Skyline (2010)

"A weak science fiction film that doesn't know how to end so it just stops."

Posted Nov 23, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

6 52%

The Next Three Days (2010)

"The first half is a psychological study and the last half is an action thriller - both halves work."

Posted Nov 23, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

7 86%

Unstoppable (2010)

"It is "Speed" on rails with Denzel as Keanu and Pine as Bullock."

Posted Nov 23, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

8 78%

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 (2010)

"Not wild about this "Harry". Half the book equals half the entertainment."

Posted Nov 23, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

9 32%

For Colored Girls (2010)

"The basic plot and acting are good but those stilted monologues are entertainment killers."

Posted Nov 9, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

10 40%

Due Date (2010)

"Too little comedy; too much Galifianakis; and why is Robert Downey, Jr. in this movie?"

Posted Nov 9, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

11 73%

Megamind (2010)

"Compared to other animated features presented this past year "Megamind" is only slightly above average entertainment. We have come to expect great entertainment."

Posted Nov 9, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

12 9%

Saw 3D (2010)

"Where is the "x" rating when we need it! Violence is often more pornographic than sex."

Posted Nov 2, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

13 67%

Conviction (2010)

"Truth is stranger than fiction as this impressive movie proves over and over again."

Posted Nov 2, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

14 46%

You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010)

"This is a film from the twilight of Woody Allen's career and talent"

Posted Oct 26, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

15 58%

Paranormal Activity 2 (2010)

"You have to have seen the first one in order to make any sense out of this one. For those who haven't it is a muddled mess"

Posted Oct 26, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

16 46%

Hereafter (2010)

"The Eastwood magic still works. This is not his best film but it is still a good one."

Posted Oct 26, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

17 0%

I Want Your Money (2010)

"The gospel according to the Republicans. Michael Moore had his turn now Ray Griggs has his"

Posted Oct 19, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

18 71%

Red (2010)

"Say what you want but a group of old pros know how to make an entertaining movie."

Posted Oct 19, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

19 64%

Jackass 3-D (2010)

"Nothing you couldn't see at any drunken frat boy party - for free"

Posted Oct 19, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

20 9%

My Soul to Take (2010)

"Wes Craven has seen better days and we all have seen better movies; the 3-D didn't add a thing"

Posted Oct 12, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

21 64%

Secretariat (2010)

"The horse's story entertains but it would have been nice to have more of the owner's personal life explored"

Posted Oct 12, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

22 28%

Life as We Know It (2010)

"May please romantic comedy fans but Heigl and the plot are downers; Duhamel escapes with his career intact."

Posted Oct 12, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

23 88%

Let Me In (2010)

"A serious vampire movie that starts the mind thinking and the heart pounding"

Posted Oct 4, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

24 22%

Case 39 (2010)

"That pounding you hear is the sound of nails going into Renee Zellwegger's career coffin"

Posted Oct 4, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

25 96%

The Social Network (2010)

"A great director can take a great script and make a great movie out of any subject matter - such as the creation of Facebook"

Posted Oct 4, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

26 17%

You Again (2010)

"Kristin Bell finally shines in a mildly amusing movie about meeting your high school nemesis years later"

Posted Sep 29, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

27 50%

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)

"Beautifully animated but the story is much too complex and the violence much too intense to attract children"

Posted Sep 29, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

28 80%

Like Dandelion Dust (2010)

"Barry Pepper gives an award worthy performance in this film about an adoptive parent's worst nightmare"

Posted Sep 29, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

29 55%

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)

"A little too long but the relationship plots and the strong acting of Douglas and Langella make this a worthy sequel"

Posted Sep 29, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

30 85%

Easy A (2010)

"Not to the level of a John Hughes film but entertaining none the less; but only sporadically funny."

Posted Sep 21, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

31 94%

The Town (2010)

"Affleck is a better director here than actor as witnessed by the performances he gets from Renner and Lively - which outshine his."

Posted Sep 21, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

32 52%

Devil (2010)

"A surprisingly suspenseful and entertaining film, it is Shyamalan's best in a while."

Posted Sep 21, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

33 23%

Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010)

"Good action but nothing else - and the open ended ending is getting old."

Posted Sep 12, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

34 53%

Going the Distance (2010)

"The movie doesn't know whether it wants to be sweet or dirty - Nora Ephron or Judd Apatow"

Posted Sep 7, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

35 72%

Machete (2010)

"There's a lot of action but too much politics in this latest from Rodriguez"

Posted Sep 7, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

36 66%

The American (2010)

"George hits a new low in this dull, depressing movie"

Posted Sep 7, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

37 72%

The Last Exorcism (2010)

"Despite some solid acting from Fabian and Bell the convoluted plot becomes silly and predictable at the end."

Posted Aug 31, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

38 28%

Takers (2010)

"There's good acting and a twisting and turning plot, but a weak ending drains the film of its power."

Posted Aug 31, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

39 76%

Nanny McPhee Returns (2010)

"Emma Thompson scores again as the ugly nanny made beautiful by good deeds"

Posted Aug 24, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

40 51%

The Switch (2010)

"Wisely the emphasis is on Jason Bateman and Thomas Robinson and not Jennifer Aniston"

Posted Aug 24, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

41 5%

Vampires Suck (2010)

"Truth in advertising 'Vampires suck' and so does this movie"

Posted Aug 24, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

42 82%

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

"The best Michael Cera movie ever - but this isn't saying a lot as I have pretty much hated just about everything else he has done."

Posted Aug 14, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

43 36%

Eat Pray Love (2010)

"Two and a half hours of staring at your navel, or so it felt. I love Julia Roberts but this movie made you want to scream at the screen, 'Snap out of it!'"

Posted Aug 14, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

44 41%

The Expendables (2010)

"For diehard action fans the explosions and car chases will be enough but for those looking for strong characters and plot development it will be lacking."

Posted Aug 14, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

45 84%

Get Low (2010)

"Duvall, Murray, Cobbs and Black show off their amazing talent and bring this simple but affecting story to life"

Posted Aug 10, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

46 46%

Step Up 3-D (2010)

"This movie gets points for knowing it is just a dance movie and never trying to be anything else."

Posted Aug 10, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

47 79%

The Other Guys (2010)

"Not one of Ferrell's best efforts and certainly not Wahlberg's, this movie is only sporadically funny."

Posted Aug 10, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

48 14%

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)

"You see one 'Cats & Dogs' movie and you have seen them all. Nothing new here."

Posted Aug 3, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

49 27%

Charlie St. Cloud (2010)

"Less a movie than a Zac Efron photo album - and why did they give the entire plot away in the trailer?"

Posted Aug 3, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

50 42%

Dinner for Schmucks (2010)

"If you are hungry for a good comedy this one will cause you to lose your appetite"

Posted Aug 3, 2010

Jackie K. Cooper

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