Jersey Snore

BY Gina Tumlos

"Jersey Boys," starring Vincent Piazza, Erich Bergen, John Lloyd Young, and Michael Lomenda.

“Jersey Boys,” starring Vincent Piazza, Erich Bergen, John Lloyd Young, and Michael Lomenda.


Jersey Boys was supposed to be directed by Iron Man’s Jon Favreau who no doubt would have made the Broadway adaptation much more entertaining than this generic rags-to-riches tale of a 1950s pop group which struggled with fame and fortune and the pitfalls that came along with it. Yawn. Clint Eastwood’s greatest liability in this project is the clichéd backdrop of the story, a hurdle which he could have overcome with his years of experience behind the camera, but unfortunately, his straight-forward style of storytelling was not a good match for the material.

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2014 #savethedate: Local release dates for ‘The Lego Movie,’ ‘Godzilla,’ ‘Interstellar,’ and more from Warner Bros.

We're super excited about "The LEGO Movie"! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

We’re super excited about “The LEGO Movie”! (Photo courtesy of Warner Bros.)

It’s only two more weeks until 2014! Will the new year be a big one for movies?

This week, we’re doing a series of 2014 “previews,” featuring movies coming out next year–and so far confirmed for Philippine release–per distributor. Today, it’s all about Warner Bros. We included release dates, synopses, and trailers. Happy previewing!

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