Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
leonardmaltin
Contact Leonard at MovieCrazyMail@maltinmovies.com


Click inside the box for details




Now You See Me

  • By Leonard Maltin
  • |
  • May 31, 2013 7:30 PM
  • |
  • 9 Comments
This exhausting film harps on the magician’s ultimate trick, misdirection. That word describes the very nature of "Now You See Me," which purports to tell a clever story when all it’s doing is whirling in an endless spiral.

The Great Gatsby

  • By Leonard Maltin
  • |
  • May 10, 2013 12:15 AM
  • |
  • 3 Comments
Frankly, I was dreading Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of "The Great Gatsby," but I wouldn’t have anticipated that this master of gaudy excess had a genuine desire to do justice to F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel.

Rise of the Guardians

  • By Leonard Maltin
  • |
  • November 21, 2012 12:55 AM
  • |
  • 0 Comments
Too many films aimed at children lack a sense of wonder, which is one reason I like 'Rise of the Guardians.' Drawing on the mythology devised by author William Joyce in his series of books 'The Guardians of Childhood,' the movie introduces us to the figures that figure so importantly in almost every child’s existence: the Sandman, the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny, and Santa Claus.

Email Updates