Summary: My family loves this movie. The story is original, acting superb and the casting is without reproach. I have recommended this to anyone looking for a good family movie at the store where I work
Pros: Broad Appeal, Emotionally Engaging, Engaging Characters, Great Cinematography, Original Story, Talented Cast
Summary: A marginally decent family film, but I certainly wouldn't watch it again without a kid in the room. Osment's ham-handed performance makes a convincing argument as to why child actors should not be elligible for Oscar nominations, showing his genius in "Sixth Sense" had to be a fluke.
Excerpt: Secondhand Lions is a great coming of age story about a young boy who gets dumped off at his 2 great uncles farm that may hold millions of dollars in stolen money. This is according to his mom and other family members who frequent the farm in search of getting a piece of the action.
Summary: This was actually very good. Performances are great all-around, not to be surprising, since Michael Caine and Robert Duvall always bring their game out. Haley Joel Osment went against the new image he was creating as a family actor by portraying a character, a real character, with motivations and...
Excerpt: I liked this on DVD, so had to get it on Blu. Very well acted, touching movie. Haley Joel Osment is great in it, as is Robert Duvall, but I have to say my favorite performance in this movie is Micheal Caine. He's fantastic. I found the PQ to be very poor, which I was disappointed by.