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When a movie starts with a dumb idea and it’s badly executed, you can’t be that disappointed. It’s not a big waste. But when a great concept gets bungled, it feels like a loss. Like Cookie Crisp
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Ryan Reynolds' inaugural jaunt in the emerald unitard wasn't screened by WW press deadlines, and for good reason.WW Critic's Score: 29What’s that line from Macbeth? Something about a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury and computer-generated landscapes and Blake Lively in form-fitting business suits and Ryan Reynolds’ abs, signifying nothing? It’s almost as if Shakespeare knew this ...
Two new movies opened today, neither screened for critics by WW press time. Better to flunk them tardily than let them pass... The Proposal Now there's a title for a romantic comedy. The premise is similarly grand: A Manhattan career woman (Sandra Bullock) blackmails her emasculated assistant (Ryan Reynolds) into a sham wedding engagement, to save herself from sudden deportation as a Canadian ...