PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

In Theaters: The Lightning Thief

OK, so, catching up, last weekend M., Z. and I caught Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, which totally exemplifies the current trend in way-too-long movie titles. I've been joking it's this year's Clash of the Titans, but really, it was a good fun teen adventure flick. Not overly deep or complex, but some neat ideas with good special effects, action, and plotting. Also, surprisingly excellent casting. And now I know who I would cast as Wonder Woman. Anyways. Worth seeing.

New trailers:
* Diary of a Wimpy Kid - Did I mention that dude did a cartoon in the school newspaper at UMCP? Anyways, movie looks forgettable, but Z. seems interested.
* Despicable Me - The more I see about this movie, the less I want to see it. Just looks too... market-ready.
* The Last Airbender - smart move taking 'Avatar' out of the title, even if they did use it first. Oh, and the movie looks... good? Fingers crossed.
* Furry Vengeance - I love Brendan Fraser, but not this much. I'm pleased to see Ken Jeong getting more work though, he's good. Oh, and if they don't have a Betty White cameo here, it's a missed opportunity.

Tags: movies, not news

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment