Posts Tagged ‘Las Vegas’
With the exception of a few throwaway bits, the only convincing bit of hocus pocus in this comedy is the one that makes all the laughs disappear.
If a trick really is something a whore does for money, "Now You See Me" is a cut-above illusion that plays fanciful, fast and loose, but more or less fair.
"Diamonds" is less about Sean Connery's grand finale and more about James Bond's birth into the free-spirited 1970s. Fitfully amusing, but still small-time.
Two of Steven Soderbergh's heist capers continue Nick Rogers' daily look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"Lucky You" — an all-but-forgotten poker-based variation on "Tin Cup" — continues Nick Rogers' daily, alphabetical look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
"The Hangover" — a hurting-face comic cocktail served neat with a sidecar of Tabasco — continues Nick Rogers' look back at the 365 best films of 2000-2009.
Grecco’s lens strips his subjects bare and is more revealing than any of their exploits on the screen.