2010 Reviews

Reviews of the best to worst films from 2010 that I've seen.
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1.
Toy Story 3 (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The toys are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home. (103 mins.)
Director: Lee Unkrich
“ Why does the ending make a grown man cry?

My score: 72/100 ” - freecake
 
2.
Easy A (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A clean-cut high school student relies on the school's rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing. (92 mins.)
Director: Will Gluck
“ Easy to get into and fun.

My score: 65/100 ” - freecake
 
3.
Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Affable hillbillies Tucker and Dale are on vacation at their dilapidated mountain cabin when they are mistaken for murderers by a group of preppy college students. (89 mins.)
Director: Eli Craig
“ Fun concept. Decent execution.

My score: 61/100 ” - freecake
 
4.
Insidious (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A family looks to prevent evil spirits from trapping their comatose child in a realm called The Further. (103 mins.)
Director: James Wan
“ Mum's half is mostly boring times with scary shots of outside/darkness.
Dad's half is better. I like the name of the 'Further' - sounds ethereal and distant.
Demon with his 'face on fire' is credited as Lipstick-Face.

My score: 59/100 ” - freecake
 
5.
True Grit (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A tough U.S. Marshal helps a stubborn teenager track down her father's murderer. (110 mins.)
“ Didn't seem to work for me when it looked like it should.
Josh Brolin wasn't good and mumbly man was a bit dull.

My score: 55/100 ” - freecake
 
6.
Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Batman discovers a mysterious teen-aged girl with super-human powers and a connection to Superman. When the girl comes to the attention of Darkseid, the evil overlord of Apokolips, events take a decidedly dangerous turn. (78 mins.)
“ < Who decided that was an acceptable front cover??
Awkward animation and character interaction.
Lots of silliness and stupid fights with some good fights.
Especially at the end where Darkseid appears and it turns into Dragonball Z.

My score: 48/100 ” - freecake
 
7.
The Prometheus Project (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A group of researchers conducting illegal stem cell research discover a cell anomaly that has the potential to regenerate dead tissue. Unable to conduct legal human trials, the researchers turn to corpses to test their serum. (87 mins.)
Director: Sean Tretta
“ Film can't decide what cool name to call itself.
Why the attractive lady got her face cut off and spine sliced was never explained.

My score: 46/100 ” - freecake