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Best Dull Movies

  • The Good Shepherd

    The Good Shepherd (R, 2006)

    Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie, Alec Baldwin, Tammy Blanchard, Billy Crudup
    Edward Wilson understands the value of secrecy--discretion and commitment to honor have been embedde... read mored in him since childhood. As an eager, optimistic student at Yale, he is recruited to join the secret society Skull and Bones, a brotherhood and breeding ground for future world leaders. Wilson's acute mind, spotless reputation and sincere belief in American values render him a prime candidate for a career in intelligence, and he is soon recruited to work for the OSS (the precursor to the CIA) during WWII. As one of the covert founders of the CIA, working in the heart of an organization where duplicity is required and nothing is taken at face value, Edward's idealism is steadily eroded by a growing suspicious nature, reflective of a world settling into the long paranoia of the Cold War. As his methods are adopted as standard operating procedure, Wilson develops into one of the Agency's veteran operatives, all the while combating his KGB counterpart. However, his steely dedication to his country comes at an ever-increasing price. Not even his wife Clover or his beloved son can divert Wilson from a path that will force him to sacrifice everything in pursuit of this job.
    • fb619589045
      fb619589045: . Unquestionably well-made, but exceptionally dull.
      Reviewed 3 years days ago
    • devilsdisciple
      devilsdisciple: being very generous i reward 3 star,movie was very lengthy,screeplay dull and nebbulous. francis ford cappola should probably retire
      Reviewed 4 years days ago
    • jjnxn
      jjnxn: Slow and dull. Would have benefitted greatly by the lose of about an hour of film.
      Reviewed 6 years days ago
  • Hulk

    Hulk (PG-13, 2003)

    Eric Bana, Jennifer Connelly, Sam Elliott, Josh Lucas, Nick Nolte
    Ang Lee directs the live-action feature film The Hulk, based on the Marvel comic book created by Sta... read moren Lee and illustrated by Jack Kirby. Emotionally stunted Dr. Bruce Banner (Eric Bana) is part of a research team at the University of California at Berkeley. Corporate hustler Glenn Talbot (Josh Lucas) takes notice of the lab and makes plans to take it over. Then Bruce accidentally gets hit by an experimental ray and grows into a huge beast, destroying the lab in the process. A creepy janitor who claims to be his real father, Dr. David Banner (Nick Nolte), starts to secretly use the experimental ray on himself. He creates some mutant dogs and sends them after Bruce's lab mate and ex-girlfriend Betty Ross (Jennifer Connelly). After Bruce saves her life in the form of the Hulk, she lets her distant father, General Ross (Sam Elliott), take him to an abandoned army base in the desert. However, Glenn Talbot takes over the operation and wants to patent the creature's superpowers for his own profit, so he holds Bruce unconscious in an isolation tank. When provoked, Bruce turns into the Hulk and makes a break for San Francisco, leading to a desert chase sequence involving military aircraft, tanks, and bombs. Only the sight of Betty can make him turn back to his human form. When he is eventually captured, Dr. David Banner shows up for a final confrontation with his son and his old adversary, General Ross. ~ Andrea LeVasseur, Rovi
    • bengreenly
      bengreenly: I haven't seen the movie since I was five, it had its moments, but I remember it being very dull
      Reviewed 8 months days ago
    • fb510611586
      fb510611586: . But all in all it's too long, overly stylized but most importantly dull and boring.
      Reviewed 17 months days ago
    • fb100000050780062
      fb100000050780062: It is so dull the storyline is very pointless and action last only a few seconds
      Reviewed 22 months days ago
  • The Black Dahlia

    The Black Dahlia (R, 2006)

    Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Mia Kirshner
    A tale of obsession, love, corruption, greed and depravity that revolves around a true story of the ... read morebrutal murder of a fledgling Hollywood starlet that shocked and fascinated the nation in 1947 and remains unsolved today. Two ex-pugilist cops, Lee Blanchard and Bucky Bleichert, are called to investigate the homicide of ambitious silver-screen B-lister Betty Ann Short -- aka 'The Black Dahlia' -- an attack so grisly that images of the killing were kept from the public. While Blanchard's growing preoccupation with the sensational murder threatens his marriage to Kay, his partner, Bleichert, finds himself attracted to the enigmatic Madeleine Linscott, the daughter of one of the city's most prominent families -- who just happens to have an unsavory connection to the murder victim.
    • fb1845267395
      fb1845267395: . It's generally overall dull, there is not an individual scene I could point to as being anything other than boring, or poin
      Reviewed 3 years days ago
    • DelusionalGuy
      DelusionalGuy: Muddled, dull, uninteresting, visually dynamic mess. Is it possible to give a negative rating? Avoid at all c
      Reviewed 2 years days ago
    • JaneDoeNili
      JaneDoeNili: . dull acting and ordinary story.
      Reviewed 5 years days ago