Create Game Lists on MeltedJoystick.com
FilmCrave home
   Movies  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  
 
  Login Using Facebook
Twitter
 
     

Adict's Movie Reviews (35)

view profile + 
 
1/4
1/4
2/4
4/4
1/4
1/4
1/4
2/4
1/4
3/4
1/4
4/4
1/4
1/4
4/4
1/4
1/4
2/4
2/4
4/4
2/4
1/4
1/4
2/4
4/4

Next 10
 

Box, The (2009) 
Bloated.
1/4 stars

Converting classic twilight episodes is a shaky idea. Remember the 80's movie, which tried its best to retell four separate stories and ended with Dan Aykroyd turning into a were-thingee, which failed and killed an actor in the process? The Box isn't any better, though nobody dies (thank god!).

The premise behind the box is interesting enough: push a button and kill someone to get money. Too bad that all of a sudden there are aliens, salesmen with holes in their faces, and a huge conspiracy to test Earth's morality. This is the classic epidemic that's diseased Hollywood lately. Namely, too much of a big budget with big actors, and too little of story and quality to deliver on the investment. The original twenty-two minute episode is scarier and far more thrilling. This new bloated take is neither scary nor thrilling.


Recent Comments

Comment On Review

 
 
Log In
Help on how to log into FilmCrave
Login with Facebook
Login with FilmCrave
 
 
What Members Are Doing
Movie Talk
New Movie Reviews
New Movie Lists
Top 2017 by frenchfreyteetor
Top Movie List by SIngli6
Top Horror Movies by Nolane
movies of 2018 by skater4159
Movies of 2017 by Stoney McStonerson
My Wish List by kencyprus
Stanley Tucci Movies by Rod
Movies I Want To See by baba ghanoush

 

 

 

Contact FilmCrave Public Relations    

Advertise and Business

Developer API

Contact Us

Jobs

About us

SiteMap

 

Support FilmCrave

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use

Privacy

   
Are you sure you want
to delete this review?