Film Reviews for Sophisticated Cinephiles

A movie review podcast hosted by Hollywood critics, Les Roberts and Ann Elder. Each episode contains an in depth analysis of a chosen film. Les and Ann's Hollywood experience gives them the insight to discuss plot, script, casting, and whatever else you might want to know!

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"The Time Traveler's Wife"

Review Summary: Ann thought this movie was confusing and messy, and Les thought it did not live up to the "magic" of the book.

Plot: A young woman falls in love with a man who involuntarily travels through time, which creates complications in their marriage. Runtime 107 minutes.

Director: Robert Schwentke

Writer: Bruce Joel Rubin

Starring: Eric Bana, Rachel McAdams, and Ron Livingston

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