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Thursday, January 6, 2011

Review Of : The Season of the Witch

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I had just watch " Season of the Witch " by Nuffnang, ;)

Directed by Dominic Sena and acted by Nicolas Cage & Ron Perlman 

Quite a good film, not that good BUT not bad. :)

The storyline goes by a 14th century Crusader ( acted by Nicolas Cage ) who returns to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. A beleaguered church, deeming sorcery the culprit of the plague, commands the two knights to transport an accused witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence. A priest, a grieving knight, a disgraced itinerant and a headstrong youth who can only dream of becoming a knight join a mission troubled by mythically hostile wilderness and fierce contention over the fate of the girl. When the embattled party arrives at the abbey, a horrific discovery jeopardises the knight's pledge to ensure the girl fair treatment, and pits them against an inexplicably powerful and destructive force.


For me, the movie is sort of like a little of a 14th century version of  the film" Constantine " 

Like I said earlier, this film is not really that good, BUT not bad.
If you want to watch, you can give it a try. :) 

Well, I am still wondering why didn't they show this movie during Halloween. 

My Rating?

Plot : 3.75/5
Storyline : 3.5/5
Acting*:4/5 
Graphics** : 4/5
OVERALL : 7.25/10.


Trailer :


11 comments:

~Snowman~ said...

I want to watch too! =)

JΞMS£Ɲ said...

@Snowman, yeah. :)

may. said...

Not great but not bad..:O

maybe I should give it a try. =)

Hilda Milda™ said...

Waa, it looks scary :s

JΞMS£Ɲ said...

@may, yeah. up to you. :)

@Hilda Milda, ahah..yeah, quite scary at certain scenes. :P

YEEINGNG ♥ said...

so cool you get the screenings from nuffnang. Aaah! I think imma go watch it too!

JΞMS£Ɲ said...

@YEEINGNG, yeah! :D

Alif said...

oh..it's out! gonna watch it. :)

JΞMS£Ɲ said...

yup! :)

JamesKYTan said...

Hi Jemsen,
It seems There is a season for you to watch movies!
You have watched all the latest movies before others. Ho,ho,ho...lol.

JΞMS£Ɲ said...

@JamesKYTan, ahah.. :D Yup! ;)

Movie Rating Guide. :)

Lately, I've changed my movie ratings a little. (:


Plot :

is the flow & structural plot of the movie itself.

Storyline :

the overall idea & the concept of the movie.

Characters:

The character's overall acting & character built-up in the movie. Or for animation, the voices & character built-up too.

Effects* :

The visual effects, 3D effects, movie scores/music, graphics, animation of a movie respective to it's genre.


SO, there it is. Thanks! :)