Excerpt: I was very interested and was anticipating this movie, simply because of the director and because I wanted to give a Tom Cruise movie another shot... And no shots will ever be given again. I am tired of Tom Cruise.
Excerpt: A film dominated by a great soundtrack, stunning visual effects and scenic locations. A case where style over substance is implemented. It's plot however and pace were questionable and dreary. The swift beginning about the background on Earth felt rushed and the story feels exhausting to follow.
Summary: It's not all bad, the scenery and special effects were excellent, as were the two female Costars. I was also pleasantly surprised to see the Danish actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who did a good job as a sidekick to Morgan Freeman and has gained recent notoriety in the Game of Thrones show.
Excerpt: You want some more mediocre sci-fi? Say hello to Oblivion, the latest film starring Ethan Hunt himself. As the film begins, I was mostly underwhelmed by it and only particularly interested in a sub-plot involving this woman Tom Cruise's character sees in his dreams - which showcases some of the...
Summary: I didn't have high expectations, but even still they were not met. It appears execution derailed some nice enough ideas, and while I can look at individual aspects of the movie and say it was 'alright', none of it really clicked and thus made the final product a very flat experience.
Summary: The film was very slow-paced; the audiences already had questions established in the first 10 minutes, but the film was just dragging on and on. I was glad to get all the answers in the end, and I was also glad it was over.
Summary: We concluded that it was a bit of a Tom Cruise lovefest, and wondered if maybe it was his "find me a new wife" movie. I found the follow through with the storyline was weak very little foresight.