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Boiler Room 25 Feb 00

Better than I expected, and I expected it to be good. There is a lot more comedy than I thought from the trailers, and the performances are good considering some structural flaws in the last half hour or so. It doesn't detract much from the high entertainment value, though. It's also nice to see a film where it's clear every single dollar they had to spend is up on that screen working for you; it makes your money feel well spent. A-

I can remember a time when where we went to the movies was just as important as the movies we went to see .... From the moment moviegoers arrived to buy their tickets, there was a sense of something special, a feeling that to step inside was to enter another time and place. - Gene Kelly