Franz Patrick

Franz Patrick

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Franz Patrick's Information

Ranking Status: Movie God

Name: Franz Patrick

Gender: Male

Current Area: Irvine, CA

Home Town: Bay Area, CA

Education: B.S. in Biological Sciences and a minor in Cognitive Sciences at University of California, Irvine

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About Me: http://franzpatrick.com

Interests: http://franzpatrick.com

Movie Profile

Film I Love: <a href="http://franzpatrick.com">http://franzpatrick.com</a>

Film I Hate: Camp

Guilty Pleasure: Titanic

Favorite Genre: Drama

Least Favorite Genre: Western

Favorite Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Laura Linney

Least Favorite Actors: Hilary Duff, Jessica Alba, Rob Schneider, Kirsten Dunst

Favorite Director: Steven Spielberg

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Movie Quotes: If you keep hiding forever, one day you might lose yourself completely. - Leo on “Sommersturm”

Latest Movie Review

Rating of
3/4

Angels & Demons

Better Than "The Da Vinci Code"

I enjoyed “Angels & Demons” more than “The Da Vinci Code” for several reasons. First is Ron Howard’s direction: In its prequel (even though, chronologically, “Angels & Demons” happened before “The Da Vinci Code” so it depends on how one looks at it), I felt that Howard was all over the place and missed some crucial information from Dan Brown’s novel. That is why the ending was not as powerful as it should have been. To me, the facinating locales were at the foreground instead of the story. It was so concerned with being so fast-paced that it almost sacrificed its emotions and the details that made the book such a page-turner. In here, the director has more focus and confidence when it comes to tackling certain scenes …

Recent Rating History

Movie Title Rating Overall Add
Wallace and Gromit in A Close Shave 4.0/4 3.0/4
Romeo + Juliet (1996) 2.0/4 2.6/4
Thirteen Conversations About One Thing 2.0/4 2.2/4
Last Days (2005) 2.0/4 2.6/4
Hostage (2005) 2.0/4 2.6/4

Recent Comments

Alex - wrote on 01/09/09 at 09:35 AM CT

The Wrestler Review comment

So what is your pick for best picture then?

BryanFury - wrote on 12/31/08 at 05:56 PM CT

Layer Cake Review comment

Amen to that, I just saw it New Year' eve and it's just awful.

just61331 - wrote on 12/13/08 at 10:38 AM CT

I never saw kung fu panda but i saw wall-e i though it was cute but bolt was betterr lol

just61331 - wrote on 12/12/08 at 09:06 PM CT

Bolt Review comment

I almost cried throughout the whole movie and i could not look away for a second the best movie i've ever seen I cannot wait until it is out on dvd!!!! :)

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CJP - wrote on 09/27/08 at 11:36 AM CT

I enjoyed your mummy review. I was quite surprised with it like they pulled off something special. I kept waiting for it to fall apart, but I really enjoyed myself through the whole thing.

Josh C - wrote on 09/25/08 at 08:18 AM CT

Cool, thanks for the help. I haven't read the books either, but I also didn't realize how much for kids it was going to be when I watched it. I also ended up hating that little girl's character and was frustrated that she had the &quot;skill of dagger&quot; and the only chance she had to use it she fell asleep. haha. I will rent it and let you know my thoughts.

Josh C - wrote on 09/24/08 at 10:50 PM CT

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Review comment

Alright, I absolutely hated this movie when I saw it, but in general I like this type of movies.The reason I didn't like this one was the poor acting of the kids, the story wasn't put together correctly (it seemed like it was only a few days but it was months), and a few scenes where I just rolled my eyes because it enhanced the movie so little they should have left it out. With that said, is there a chance I may like the sequel?

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CJP - wrote on 09/18/08 at 03:17 PM CT

It's a horribly flawed scale and most of me wants to just use my gut sentiments, but it is somewhat fascinating to see how things turn out. I honestly enjoyed Equilibrium more than 1/4 stars. Silly, huh?

Alex - wrote on 09/08/08 at 10:59 PM CT

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Josh C - wrote on 08/29/08 at 11:07 PM CT

In Bruges Review comment

I am going to have to check this one out. Nice review.

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