Race to Witch Mountain is slow to get started and loses even more steam as it moves along.
Confessions of a Shopaholic is a delightful film that is fun and enjoyable with enough lightheartedness to keep you upbeat throughout while adding a dose of drama to keep you engaged. It serves its purpose as pure entertainment while serving a small dose of romance and the theme of finding one’s self. Not to mention it is a hyperbolic explosion of color on screen.
The fantasy journey of Inkheart is entertaining for both adults and children but the story tends to drag on with only sporadic moments of action and adventure, mixed with special effects that are few and far between. Regardless, the premise of the film, bringing books to life and the consequences of such are enough to keep one happy for the duration if their expectations are kept relatively low.
The subject matter in Choke is not easy to handle and much of the dialogue is not for the faint of heart but it is an exceptionally fulfilling film.