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Review – Thor

Thor Release Date: May 6, 2011 Director: Kenneth Branagh Writers:Ashley Miller, Zack Stentz and Don Payne (screenplay); J. Michael Straczynski and Mark Protosevich (story); Stan Lee, Larry Lieber and Jack Kirby (comic book) Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Anthony Hopkins and Natalie Portman MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating: As

Review – Fast Five

Fast Five Release Date: April 29, 2011 Director: Justin Lin Writers: Chris Morgan, Gary Scott Thompson (characters) Stars: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Jordana Brewster MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating: There is a magical point, which could be called the “Mystery Science Theater line,”

Review – Hanna

Hanna Release Date: April 8, 2011 Director: Joe Wright Writers: Seth Lochhead and David Farr Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Cate Blanchett and Eric Bana MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating: While it’s been argued that there are no original ideas left in Hollywood, there are times when a filmmaker

Review – Tangled (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo)

Tangled Release Date: March 29, 2011 Available on Blu-ray and DVD Directors: Nathan Greno and Byron Howard Writer: Dan Fogelman (screenplay), Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm (fairy tale) Stars: Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Donna Murphy, Ron Perlman, M.C. Gainey, Jeffrey Tambor, Brad Garrett MPAA Rating: PG HoboTrashcan’s

Review – Limitless

Limitless Release Date: March 18, 2011 Director: Neil Burger Writers: Leslie Dixon (screenplay), Alan Glynn (novel) Stars: Bradley Cooper, Robert De Niro and Abbie Cornish MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating: Watching Limitless, you feel a bit like you are on NZT, the wonder drug Bradley Cooper‘s character

Review – Take Me Home Tonight

Take Me Home Tonight Release Date: March 4, 2011 Director: Michael Dowse Writers: Jackie Filgo & Jeff Filgo (screenplay), Topher Grace & Gordon Kaywin (story) Stars: Topher Grace, Anna Faris and Dan Fogler MPAA Rating: R HoboTrashcan’s Rating: Successful comedies rely on a strong script and great

Review – Drive Angry 3D

Drive Angry 3D Release Date: February 25, 2011 Director: Patrick Lussier Writers: Todd Farmer, Patrick Lussier Stars: Nicolas Cage, Amber Heard and William Fichtner MPAA Rating: R HoboTrashcan’s Rating: The most surprising thing about Drive Angry 3D is that somehow it almost works. It has all of

Review – I Am Number Four

I Am Number Four Release Date: February 18, 2011 Director: D.J. Caruso Writers: Alfred Gough, Miles Millar and Marti Noxon (screenplay), Jobie Hughes (novel) (as Pittacus Lore) & James Frey (novel) (as Pittacus Lore) Stars: Alex Pettyfer, Timothy Olyphant and Dianna Agron MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating:

Review – Just Go With It

Just Go With It Release Date: February 18, 2011 Director: Dennis Dugan Writers: Allan Loeb and Timothy Dowling (screenplay), I.A.L. Diamond (screenplay Cactus Flower), Abe Burrows (stage play), Pierre Barillet and Jean-Pierre Grédy (French play) Stars: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston and Brooklyn Decker MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s

Review – The Roommate

The Roommate Release Date: February 4, 2011 Director: Christian E. Christiansen Writer: Sonny Mallhi Stars: Minka Kelly, Leighton Meester and Cam Gigandet MPAA Rating: PG-13 HoboTrashcan’s Rating: There is absolutely no reason to see The Roommate. The directing and acting are nothing special and the plot is