In 2028 Detroit, when Alex Murphy - a loving husband, father and good cop - is critically injured in the line of duty, the multinational conglomerate OmniCorp sees their chance for a part-man, part-robot police officer. (117 mins.)
“ **1/2: a some what well made remake with a good cast. It also manages to be pretty violent despite being PG-13. The original was a lot more violent though, fresher of course and just a far better film.
What hurts this remake is that it takes itself too seriously, the original didn't. A bad guy drove into toxic waste and turned into a disfigured mess in the original for gods sake! ” - jwoehr
Years after walking away from her past as a teenage private eye, Veronica Mars gets pulled back to her hometown - just in time for her high school reunion - in order to help her old flame Logan Echolls, who's embroiled in a murder mystery. (107 mins.)
“ ***1/2: Kristen Bell shines in this well made revival of her television series. The film works as both a mystery and a reunion movie. While Bell's witty lines are a lot of fun. ” - jwoehr