What the Flick!? Takes on In Time, The Rum Diary, and Puss in Boots

RT joins Christy Lemire and Alonso Duralde to talk about this week's releases.

by | October 28, 2011 | Comments

This week on What the Flick, I join critics Christy Lemire (AP, Ebert Presents At the Movies) and Alonso Duralde (The Wrap, Linoleum Knife podcast) to review the latest from Justin Timberlake, Johnny Depp, and Dreamworks Animation.


37%

In Time

Christy, Alonso and I are all pretty lukewarm on In Time. We’re a little more positive than most critics, but we all feel like it drops the ball on an otherwise intriguing premise.


51%

The Rum Diary

Christy and I talk about Johnny Depp’s latest turn in a Hunter S. Thompson adaption. We both think it’s OK, but it could have been better.


86%

Puss in Boots

Christy and Alonso review Puss in Boots on their own, because I hadn’t seen the film when we taped this. But they’re mostly positive on it, while I mostly sit quietly and lend moral support. (Also, this clip is slightly NSFW, due to me swearing about 3D once or twice).


We’ll be back with a new batch of reviews next week, and in the meantime, you can see the archive of What the Flick!? reviews here.

Tag Cloud

zombie Creative Arts Emmys Amazon Sci-Fi Film Festival New York Comic Con Elton John SundanceTV Country crime spinoff Television Academy Musical Pop Paramount 21st Century Fox crime drama award winner Pride Month finale golden globes doctor who versus Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt TLC binge LGBT USA Network Spectrum Originals USA DC Comics cartoon cars Showtime Lionsgate Comic Book TCM Fall TV A&E Winter TV Heroines Countdown Epix cancelled Animation Reality Nat Geo Calendar DC streaming service Winners sports Anna Paquin Superheroe Disney Endgame docudrama cops natural history BBC IFC cancelled TV shows Marvel Studios CBS All Access Baby Yoda DGA ghosts CNN Pirates GoT Apple TV+ streaming Song of Ice and Fire Drama boxoffice Super Bowl Women's History Month 71st Emmy Awards Mudbound based on movie Stephen King Starz blockbuster Nominations OneApp Superheroes comics Sneak Peek Lucasfilm game show Logo Captain marvel Emmys Biopics unscripted Britbox San Diego Comic-Con period drama Rom-Com crossover romance IFC Films singing competition Teen Arrowverse talk show Comedy Central movies The CW police drama Toys First Look justice league revenge dc independent miniseries jamie lee curtis joker Comics on TV DC Universe Disney+ Disney Plus Awards TCA 2017 science fiction comiccon Chilling Adventures of Sabrina YouTube Red Syfy Infographic Cannes MCU Character Guide A24 Sundance Now Avengers halloween toy story Best and Worst casting hispanic TNT X-Men Turner Classic Movies book Spike Dark Horse Comics History The Walking Dead facebook green book Awards Tour AMC Rocketman TBS Election Quiz Red Carpet Tubi Rock ESPN The Arrangement Crunchyroll Grammys vampires biography discovery Ovation historical drama TIFF Discovery Channel Amazon Prime Video American Society of Cinematographers stand-up comedy ABC Family Mary poppins what to watch Tumblr Bravo crime thriller CW Seed Mindy Kaling TV Land Trivia Pixar comic Fox News RT History politics psychological thriller MSNBC cats true crime cults space GLAAD Interview harry potter Rocky latino Oscars E! Musicals FOX slashers hist south america TV renewals aliens SXSW screenings PBS supernatural Brie Larson Reality Competition Horror 2017 Amazon Prime Kids & Family technology zero dark thirty President The Witch diversity cooking richard e. Grant screen actors guild Watching Series Mystery Columbia Pictures Premiere Dates Fantasy TCA Winter 2020 ABC tv talk Pet Sematary spider-man cancelled television 20th Century Fox serial killer WarnerMedia cinemax VICE elevated horror festivals BBC America FXX Nickelodeon Freeform Universal ratings OWN composers Academy Awards Action Disney streaming service theme song Cartoon Network 2018 canceled Music Spring TV Paramount Network Apple TV Plus HBO Max E3 2016 Hulu CMT Christmas Hallmark Christmas movies robots Netflix Christmas movies SDCC spanish language Acorn TV 2019 Summer Mary Poppins Returns Disney Channel sequel The Purge Extras psycho Marvel Western BET breaking bad Ghostbusters Crackle TV batman Emmy Nominations FX El Rey Schedule medical drama Cosplay witnail political drama quibi Disney Plus GIFs indie transformers Ellie Kemper anthology Star Trek Classic Film Trailer Box Office Chernobyl cancelled TV series social media dramedy Food Network children's TV Warner Bros. Mary Tyler Moore Star Wars Polls and Games name the review canceled TV shows Vudu Valentine's Day series dragons Martial Arts video Year in Review CBS kids Family zombies 007 MTV YA anime Film WGN Lifetime sitcom DirecTV Writers Guild of America Apple Sundance Comedy werewolf Adult Swim Turner Hallmark Masterpiece christmas movies Sony Pictures Lifetime Christmas movies ITV Thanksgiving Tarantino Marvel Television television mockumentary renewed TV shows See It Skip It 2015 Photos spy thriller APB strong female leads adaptation mutant directors dceu Sundance TV Certified Fresh 45 Binge Guide Set visit NBC Podcast 2020 YouTube Premium spain PaleyFest Tomatazos free movies game of thrones Shondaland disaster travel NYCC National Geographic Black Mirror Netflix foreign Shudder romantic comedy teaser 24 frames Opinion thriller Trophy Talk Esquire war Walt Disney Pictures reboot nature Marathons LGBTQ RT21 VH1 Holidays rotten movies we love Video Games blaxploitation TCA Holiday adventure HBO YouTube sag awards Peacock animated First Reviews TruTV