But Ryan Reynolds and Jason Bateman do their best to make this movie work.
Also, "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" is a re-boot of that franchise. After half a dozen movies in the series, the apes take over San Francisco. And critics are showing them a lot of love, which got Sandy Kenyon wondering if those reviewers had seen the same movie as he did.
Check out his reviews of both movies, plus a sleeper pick in "The Whistleblower."
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