Excerpt: Wow! The video transfer for the Kingdom is one of the best I have seen on Blu-ray making this a must own title! The audio in the action sequences really brings you into the movie. The movie follows a team of FBI agents investigating an attack on a US compound in Saudi Arabia.
Excerpt: The Kingdom is a very solidly entertaining movie that doesn't exactly have a message, but more so makes one think a little bit. It has a strong narrative with an excellent plot that is certainly inspired by real life that we have known for the past 10 years, but it is a story that is actually...
Excerpt: This movie is just pure GREAT! I loved this movie so much. It has all the action and drama you'll ever want. I really got into the movie and it made me think. I never lost interest once. This is definitely a movie you want to watch. Recommended! PQ: Really good!
Excerpt: The video for this film is phenomenal. The picture is doesn't have a clean cut look...it's supposed to look like it does, kind of like 300 is supposed to be grainy. But the transfer is perfect, the movie was the most underrated of the year, and the audio is great too!
Well done, entertaining film, but don't watch if you're a self-professed middle East expert.
James Weinberg (jasarthur), IMDb
27 June 2008
Summary: It seems most of the negative comments are from people who think this should be an historically accurate picture of culture and politics in the middle East. That's the wrong approach to take from the start!
Inside every big Hollywood movie in an interesting movie trying to get out
philip mahoney, IMDb
11 December 2007
Summary: There is much to like in The Kingdom. Nice performances, a slightly-new take on the buddy-cop story, Jennifer Garner's upper lip, and some excellent action set pieces. However, halfway through watching it, it occurred to me that it would in fact have been a much more interesting film if none of the...