Salt

Director: Philip Noyce Starring: Angelina Jolie, Liev Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor Review: 3 stars (of five) I would have been okay with Salt just sucking. The percentage of action films that are not stupid and crappy is pretty low, so you have to go to one prepared for disappointment....

Inception

Writer/Director: Christopher Nolan Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Ken Watanabe, Ellen Page, Marion Cotillard Review: 2.5 stars (of five) Christopher Nolan’s new film sports a dense, literally multilayered plot, great visuals and inventive, practically executed special effects and powerfully tight direction and editing. It has a lot going for it, all under the control of the gripping filmmaker who gave us Memento, Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Prestige. The bulk of the film explicitly takes place in dreams, and Nolan deliberately brings a dreamlike quality to the narrative. Take the beginning: We arrive en media res and nothing...