In a head-to-head comparison, one would be hard-pressed not to declare that precious is the better film - it makes fewer compromises and doesn't shy from showing the true ugliness only hinted at in this movie, but the blind side is more accessible. Harry potter 7 - part 1, the next three days, white material, made in dagenham. Rampage when johnson is doing that movie action star thing he does so well and giant animals are going enormous-mano-a-enormous-mano, there's undeniably goofy fun to be. The tomatometer rating - based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and television critics - is a trusted measurement of movie and tv programming quality for millions of moviegoers it represents the percentage of professional critic reviews that are positive for a given film or. Read the the blind side movie review from filmjabber's movie critic also, get the movie trailer, a synopsis and more. Movie review the blind side by chris carpenter cbncom program director what's this the blind side is rated pg-13 while the words of choice are certainly within context of the film. Free essay: the blind side movie review 'the blind side' is the real life story about micheal oher, an afro-american football player and his struggles from.
This is the home for the nation's premier blind movie critic jay forry's reviews are syndicated across the nation on various radio stations and in newspapers. Movie review the blind side based on a true story, this is a surprisingly moving and inspirational tale of christian compassion the blind side is not the film you might expect judging solely from the previews and marketing. Sticking safely to proven sports-movie/fish-out-of-water formulas, the dramedy doesn't skimp on the crowd-pleasing stuff, but given the setup, there also was room for more thought-provoking substance. Knowing a golden character opportunity when she sees one, sandra bullock takes the proverbial ball and runs with leigh anne tuohy, the honey blond spitfire of a well-to-do southern wife and mother who takes in a homeless black teenager in the blind side.
Watching the blind side is like watching your favorite football team you'll cheer when things go well, curse when they don't, and be reminded that in football, as in life, it's how you play the (page 2 of 2. The blind side review share comes outta nowhere to be one of the year's best by christopher monfette overall, the blind side is an excellent movie that manages to be about football without ever being a football movie.
Sandra bullock's oscar-winner is wholly unconvincing, says peter bradshaw. The blind side movie review check our more oscars 2010 episodes in indy mogul's oscar playlist: instead of falling in love, th. The blind side it's hard to be totally objective about a movie based on a true story that occurred in the city where i live a few days after it opened, a parishioner told me that i had to see the blind side because it does memphis proud that's a pretty good recommendation for a much maligned city. Movies | movie review | 'the blind side' one of the many turning points in the blind side — a movie made up almost entirely of turning points and yet curiously devoid of drama or suspense — comes during a memphis high school football game.
Contemptible people often mean well i thought this while watching the blind side—not just about the film's characters, but about both the filmmakers and the film's target audience the movie tells. Based on the true story of rookie nfl lineman michael oher's pre-collegiate ascent from poverty to football stardom, the blind side delivers on its feel-good promise but fails to convert when it comes to its occasional, tame-at-best football scenes. The blind side is a 2009 american biographical sports drama film written and directed by john lee hancock review aggregation website rotten tomatoes gives the film a rating of 69%, based on 196 reviews, with a rating average of 61/10 the site's general consensus reads. Movie review of the blind side (2009) by the critical movie critics.
Quinton aaron and sandra bullock in the blind side photo: warner bros in an attempt at full disclosure, i saw the trailers for the blind side and had litt. It would be hard to overstate michael oher's level of disadvantage the movie doesn't tell it all but it's pretty close to the facts, which you can read about in michael lewis's book, the blind side: evolution of a gamehe couldn't read and he had been continually passed at exams just to get rid of him.
Is every extraordinary true story worth adapting to film it seems as though we've heard everything before, especially when it comes to down-on-their-luck athletes defying the odds well, michael oher's story is pretty much just that, so the success of the blind side will rest in your hands. The blind side is a film that will make you cry, make you chuckle and will make you cringe in the true tradition of hollywood feel-good movies this oscar winning film will pull on your heart strings and give you continue reading. Read what all the top critics had to say about the blind side at metacriticcom. It represents the percentage of professional critic reviews that are positive for a given film or television show it might strike some viewers as a little too pat, but the blind side has the benefit of strong source material and a strong performance from critic reviews for the blind side. The blind side synopsis movie reviews fan reviews see all fan reviews tell us what you think more info rated pg-13 | for one scene involving brief violence, drug and sexual references.