post your review of the last movie you watched.
"Let Me In" RT style rating 9.8/10
This is the American version of the widely acclaimed Swedish "Let the Right One In". I haven't seen the Swedish version yet. I would have rated "LMI" a perfect 10, but it has that one scene lol. Pretty much everyone who watched it, knows the one I'm talking about.
"LMI" has drawn alot of comparisons to the "Twilight" movies. There is major similarities and also major differences between the two.
Both are human w/ vampire love stories
Both include a love triangle
the "Protector" theme
a huge difference is that "LMI" is nearly entirely driven by the terrific performance of Chloe Grace Moretz. CGM is as good as anyone outside of Noomi Rapace. Deserving of an oscar nom, but prolly won't happen cuz it underperformed at the box office.
Kodi Smit-McPhee (The Road) is very good and also the always great Richard Jenkins, in a smallish, unusual, difficult role.
There is a slew of brutal violence, which benefits the movie. Within context, i found it very thought-provoking.
I disagree with the negative criticism re the visual effects. Particularly impressive was Abby's "turned" face.
"LMI" is an incredible mix of romance, violence, and world-class performances.
Recent discussions in the Movie forum
|One Degree of Separation - Season Four||2075||8 minutes ago|
|TV Talk||1191||30 minutes ago|
|Worst films of 2014||3||46 minutes ago|
|More Reviews of the Last Movie You Watched||9065||52 minutes ago|
|Books that you'd like to see made into movies||167||2 hours ago|
|Even More Ratings of the Last Movie You Watched||1500||2 hours ago|
|Movie Game! Ten Movies Where . . . (March 2015)||704||2 hours ago|
|Best films of 2014||7||2 hours ago|
|What's the very first movie you ever saw in a theater?||109||2 hours ago|
|Alibi Lounge II: Cast Iron||1570||6 hours ago|
|Classic movie Reel .com ( Who heard of this on-line site)???||48||9 hours ago|
|The top ten anything thread||5992||12 hours ago|