DVD Reviews and Recommendations Read, Post and Request DVD Reviews.

wanted: review of 'Deterrence'

Old 11-16-00, 09:01 PM
  #1  
Banned
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: lehigh acres,fl. usa
Posts: 145
Any opinions on this film/dvd?-thanks
smurr is offline  
Old 11-16-00, 09:23 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Join Date: Jul 1999
Location: The L.A.
Posts: 18,122
Haven't seen the DVD, but I liked the film. It was a good political thriller.

If you don't know what its about...

It takes place in the year 2008 during the Presidential Primaries. The President (Pollack), while on his campaign trail to get elected gets stuck with his entorage(sp?) in a small town Colorado diner. While they are there, they hear news that Iraq has invaded Kuwait. I don't want to give too much away, but its sorta hinging on a possible WWIII... and it kept me entertained to the end.

DodgingCars is offline  
Old 11-17-00, 11:35 AM
  #3  
DVD Talk Legend
 
chuckd21's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 1999
Location: Florida
Posts: 10,699
It's not a bad DVD either. You can find our review here:
http://www.jaxfilmjournal.com/deterrence.html

------------------
Chuck Dowling
The Jacksonville Film Journal - http://www.jaxfilmjournal.com/
chuckd21 is offline  
Old 11-17-00, 12:33 PM
  #4  
DVD Talk Hero
 
jfoobar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2000
Posts: 37,812
I neither loved nor hated this film. Some genuine tension is created but, ultimately, the script lets the rest of the production down.

My complete review is here:

http://www.digitallyobsessed.com/showreview.php3?ID=487

------------------
"A lie can travel half-way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes." - Mark Twain
jfoobar is offline  
Old 04-02-03, 09:49 PM
  #5  
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Between Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona
Posts: 340
Wow, this was a long time ago, thanks though.
EskimoJoe is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.