Happy Fourth of July weekend to everyone in the States. At the box office this means 1920’s criminals and dinosaurs. Let’s see who reviewed better.
Starring: Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Marion Cotillard
Directed by: Michael Mann
Plot: The director of Heat gives us a look at the legendary criminal John Dillinger and the FBI agent who hunts him.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 63%
Critic Consensus: “Michael Mann’s latest is a competent and technically impressive gangster flick with charismatic lead performances, but some may find the film lacks truly compelling drama.”
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs
Starring: Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary, Queen Latifah
Directed by: Carlos Saldanha
Plot: The Ice Age gang stumbles upon a cache of still living dinosaurs living in caverns under the Earth.
RT Freshness: 46%
Critic Consensus: “The third Ice Age film has some excellent animation, but its story is tired and monotonous.”