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Red

Overview


Genre :

Action

Release Date :

October 15, 2010

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Robert Schwentke

Starring :

Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Helen Mirren, Karl Urban, Richard Dreyfuss, Brian Cox, Julian McMahon, Ernest Borgnine

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  3 of 5 [Rate It]

2.5 of 4

“..those who relish the idea of seeing this crew mix it up won't be disappointed..”
by Moira Macdonald [Seattle Times]
2 of 4

“..the uneven humor, half-baked plot and generic action scenes keep RED from being much fun..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
2 of 4

“..self-consciously wacky, more stridently in your face, and more disappointing..”
by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
2.5 of 4

“..Red has the cool, swaggering vibe of an action movie where the actors and the audience know that nothing is really on the line..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2.5 of 4

“..Red goes down like a flute of fine champagne..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
2.5 of 4

“..more of a romantic satire of late-life adventure than a thriller of bloody intrigue..”
by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
Review rate : B

“..manages to build a playful and unexpectedly touching bond, drawing on the actors' knack for comedy..”
by Gary Thompson [Philadelphia Daily News]
4 of 5

“..it's great fun..”
by Bill Goodykoontz [Arizona Republic]
3 of 4

“..It's a lot of fun..”
by James Berardinelli [ReelViews]
2 of 4

“..It is most interesting as a spoofy comment on aging-boomer films like "The Expendables" or the arthritic Indiana Jones series..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
2.5 of 4

“.."RED" has enough acting flourishes and incidental action pleasures to make it an adrenalin-jacked giggle..”
by Roger Moore [Orlando Sentinel]
3.5 of 5
Reviewed by Kenneth Turan [LA Times]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Graham Killeen [Milwauke Journal Sentinel]
Reviewed by Robert Wilonsky [Village Voice]
Reviewed by A.O. Scott [NY Times]

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