Nicolas Cage’s sorcerer battles Leonardo Di Caprio’s dream thief this weekend at the box office.
Starring: Leonardo Di Caprio, Joesph Gordon Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Ken Watanabe, Ellen Page, Michael Caine
Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Plot: Having the ability to enter people’s dreams, a group of thieves specialize in stealing people’s ideas.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 84%
Critic Consensus: “Smart, innovative, and thrilling, Inception is that rare summer blockbuster that succeeds viscerally as well as intellectually.”
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice
Starring: Nicolas Cage, Jay Baruchel, Alfred Molina, Teresa Palmer
Directed by: Jon Turteltaub
Plot: Sorcerer Balthazar Blake recruits college student Dave Stutler to be his new apprentice and help him battle the evil sorceror Maxim Horvath.
RT Freshness: 40%
Critic Consensus: “It has a likable cast and loads of CGI spectacle, but for all but the least demanding viewers, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice will be less than spellbinding.”
I’m like the J. Jonah Jameson of Everything Action, writing and editing and constantly demanding pictures of Spider-Man.