Friday, August 29, 2014
YOLO COUNTY NEWS
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‘Olympus Has Fallen’: If only it were so

‘Olympus Has Fallen’ 1.5 stars Starring: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman, Rick Yune, Angela Bassett, Melissa Leo, Finley Jacobsen, Ashley Judd, Radha Mitchell, Dylan McDermott Rating: R, for strong violence and plenty of profanity Terrorism ‘thriller’ is loud, vicious and offensively stupid By Derrick Bang Enterprise film critic An “exhortation to tweet,” handed to […]

‘The Dark Knight Rises’: Opulent and ominous

‘The Dark Knight Rises’ 4 stars Starring: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Gary Oldman, Marion Cotillard, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman Rating: PG-13, and somewhat generously, for intense sequences of violence and action, along with some sensuality and fleeting profanity Unlike the cinematic Superman — always portrayed as the true-blue Boy Scout, as […]