Good action movie

By echiriff
Written February 12, 2012
Non-stop action, well acted and straightforward. A little predictable and not too much character development. Repeated story about agent gone rogue because of agency bureaucracy. All that said, good mindless entertainment. I would tag this one as a rental.
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Safe House

By qbs08
Written February 12, 2012
I did enjoy the movie although some parts were very predictable. Even though the ending was obvious, I was still hoping for a twist or a better outcome. There are still those of us who are tired of seeing what we perceive as super white man movies. Every time there there are main characters, why is it that the minority one always die or appear to be inferior in some way, but a white guy manages to save the day. I would put this in the same category as Brooklyn's Finest. I do feel that Denzel Washington's performance was superb.
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Safe House

By Kara Johnson
Written February 13, 2012
It was very action packed. I love both leading characters. I was not bored.. but I wasnt exactly super pleased either. I didnt leave the theater with any emotion either way on the movie it wasnt terrible. But is was not your typical I loved it either.
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Safe Story

By wadia6
Written February 12, 2012
About ten minutes into this movie you start to feel like you've seen it before. That's beause Safe House doesn't just borrow its storyline heavily from "The Bourne Ultimatum" but the frenetic filmmaking style is ripped off from that movie too. Ryan Reynolds dose a good job of basically reprisng his role from "Smokin' Aces" as a CIA fledgling who is supposed protect Denzel Washington, who may be a CIA traitor, but slowly learns that he can't trust anyone. But whose kidding who, this movie is simply about Denzel, and he delivers, though not quite enough to save this uninspiring film.
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Great movie, Ryan & Denzel did great

By jamaica007
Written February 13, 2012
I really liked the story & the plot right up to the very end. One of Denzels better performances. The ending a bit vaguely familiar to a certain film recently released though ..
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