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11 September 2011

End of the Week Quickie Reviews 4#

Night at the Museum

After having a re-watch of this I can say that this is a fun comedy film with reasonable acting and some excellent appearances. We have plenty of recognisable faces here. First, we have Ben Stiller, Robin Williams, the legendary Dick Van Dyke and even Mickey Rooney. Rooney is 91 years old this year and I am impressed to see him still acting. Dyke is also a reasonable age now being 85. The film has plenty of weak points and I cannot stand Ricky Gervais. It has plenty of enjoyable gags but fails a little in the long run. The film is not intricate and the idea is very foolish, but as a family comedy film, it is worth a onetime viewing.

My Rating: 6.5/10

3 comments:

  1. Good quickie review. I thought it was fun, but nothing special.

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  2. This is one that I watched a lot when I was a kid, and it still holds up fairly well in my teenaged years, although I know that it definitely has flaws, like not using its awesome premise to full potential. However, it is still an entertaining romp

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  3. oh, and great review!

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