Miami Vice

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Miami Vice

Postby purgatory brite » 02 Feb 2007, 19:18

Watched this yesterday and was very disappointed. Possibly the worst film by Michael Mann that I've seen. A very vague plot, with Farrell and Foxx giving indifferent performances.

Just to think that Mann used to make the TV series, to generate money for his more artful cinema films.


Postby Sneelock » 02 Feb 2007, 19:19

I personally think Michael Mann, while very talented, is outrageously overrated.

there, I said it.

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Postby Matt Wilson » 02 Feb 2007, 19:41

Oh, it's definitely Mann's worst.
But then it's got Colin Farell so what do ya expect?

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Postby nathan » 02 Feb 2007, 20:20

I love the television show and think it's some of the best corn ever made.

But from the previews alone I realized that Mann seemed to forget what made the television show so fun. I have no desire to see this movie.


Postby Sneelock » 02 Feb 2007, 22:40

Matt Wilson wrote:Oh, it's definitely Mann's worst.

worse than 'The Keep'?

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Postby John_K » 18 Feb 2007, 22:53

Turned it off half way through... drivel :(