Daily Archives: August 1, 2013

Movie Picture of the Day 8/1/13

The Godfather Caan

Sonny Corleone (James Caan) is having the worst day of his life in the classic film The Godfather (1972).

Vehicle 19 (2013)

Vehicle 19 Poster

Vehicle 19 (2013)

I had no expectations before watching this movie.  Paul Walker has made some surprising films in the past, so I thought that I would give Vehicle 19 a chance.  Which movies has Walker surprised me in before?  Good question.  The answer is Running Scared (2006), The Lazarus Project (2008), and Eight Below (2006).

Vehicle 19 Walker bound girl

Vehicle 19 follows Michael Woods (Paul Walker), an American who travels to a foreign country.  He is in for a bumpy ride when a mix-up with the rental car company lands him in a vehicle with a cell phone, a pistol, and a bound and gagged woman in the back seat.

The movie was written and directed by Mukunda Michael Dewil.  There are no other noteworthy cast members.

Vehicle 19 Walker bad look

Paul Walker is the lead in this boring waste of time, foreign, low budget one man show filled with cheap car chases, laughable special effects, a dull storyline, and uninteresting dialogue.

The soundtrack was painfully annoying and did not help the film’s cause.

For a movie classified as an action/thriller, it was deathly slow at times.

The plot was basically the equivalent to the punch line of a bad joke.  It was not entertaining, it lacked a point, and I quickly wanted to change the subject.  Often when the main character encountered a problem in the movie, the solution was all way too convenient.

The acting was bad.  The writing was worse, but the filmmaking as a whole was just a disgrace.  Luckily the movie’s runtime was only 85 minutes.  However, that was an 85 minutes that I will not get back.

Vehicle 19 Walker gun

Do yourself a favor and steer clear of this train wreck that somehow became a movie.  It is not worth your time or money.

I rate this movie a 1 on a scale of 1-10.

Buy, rent, or run?  RUN!

Current Redbox Movie Reviews August 2013

Current Redbox Movie Reviews August 2013

Click here for Current Redbox Movie Reviews September 2013

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Redbox changes its movie selection periodically.  Out with the old and in with the new.  I do not claim to have seen all of the movies that are currently available at the Redbox.  However, I have seen 97 of them.  Of those 97 films, I have written a review for 49 of them.  My reviews will let you know what I think are the best movies currently available at the Redbox and what are the worst movies currently available at the Redbox.

Note: I will continue to update this list throughout the month of August.  Each month I will keep updating a new list that will have more and more movies on it.  If you like what you see, I hope that you will come back for more in the future.

Click on each title below for a trailer, pictures, cast list, my rating, and my review of that movie.

42 (2013)

Admission (2013)

The Big Wedding (2013)

Broken City (2013)

Bullet to the Head (2013)

The Call (2013)

The Company You Keep (2012)

Dead Man Down (2013)

Django Unchained (2012)

Dredd (2012)

Emperor (2012)

End of Watch (2012)

Evil Dead (2013)

Flight (2012)

Frankenweenie (2012)

Gangster Squad (2013)

A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)

The Guilt Trip (2012)

A Haunted House (2013)

Hitchcock (2012)

Identity Thief (2013)

The Impossible (2012)

The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013)

Jack Reacher (2012)

Killing Them Softly (2012)

Killing Season (2013)

The Last Stand (2013)

Leave (2011)

Lincoln (2012)

Mama (2013)

Mud (2012)

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)

Pain & Gain (2013)

The Paperboy (2012)

Pawn Shop Chronicles (2013)

The Possession (2012)

Red Dawn (2012)

Robot & Frank (2012)

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

Sinister (2012)

Skyfall (2012)

Stoker (2013)

Ted (2012)

Tomorrow You’re Gone (2012)

Trance (2013)

Vehicle 19 (2013)

X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)

Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

If you like what you see then click on this link: www.brockingmovies.com to check out the rest of my site.  Movies are what I do.

For more Redbox related material click on the following links below

Top 13 Current Redbox Movies Vol. 4

Top 13 Current Redbox Movies Vol. 3

Top 13 Current Redbox Movies Vol. 2

Top 13 Current Redbox Movies

Top 13 Disappointing Current Redbox Movies

Are you thinking about seeing a movie that is currently in theatres?

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Click here for Now In Theatres Movie Reviews August 30th – September 5th.  You will find previews, poster artwork, and my full review of all of the movies that I have seen that are currently in theatres.  You’ll be able to see which movies are out right now and it might just help you decide which movies are worth seeing.

Netflix Clouds

Are you a fan of Netflix?  Click on the following links below for Netflix related material:

Netflix Watch Instantly Movie Reviews September 2013

20 Best Drama Movies Based on Real Life Available on Netflix Watch Instantly

20 Best Classics Movies Available on Netflix Watch Instantly

13 Best Mind-bending Movies Available on Netflix Watch Instantly

13 Best Comedy Movies Available on Netflix Watch Instantly

13 Best Romantic Comedy Movies Available on Netflix Watch Instantly

13 Best Gritty Action/Thriller Movies Available on Netflix Watch Instantly

13 Best War/Military Movies Available on Netflix Watch Instantly

Happy movie watching!