Written on: 23/04/2011 by pinnacle96 (34 reviews written)
A new film this one, (depp) plays frank, an american maths teacher who meets a seductive stranger ( Jolie) on a train in france, unwittingly frank has been chosen by Elise (jolie) as she is being followed by the authorites.
thus begins a cloak and daggers journy in and around Venice.
This film is quite slick in places, with some great twist's, and all in all was quite enjoyable, quite well written, with strong acting from both Depp and Jolie.
the downside for me was trying to peel Depp away... (read more)
Written on: 17/12/2010 by Lomelec (4 reviews written)
'The Tourist' is not a film that would ever compete for a place in my top 100. A spy thriller with inept gangsters, keystone cops interpol, worst-kept-secret agents, and the continually thwarted over-eager police farce.
Great location and cinematography with almost sepia toned vistas of Venice, but a restrained and watered down screenplay. The cringeable twist at the end is so full of holes it played out as a bad knock knock joke.I suppose it was OK, but would have been better if they... (read more)