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Men in Black

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Men in Black

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
98 minutes
performer:
Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Vincent D'Onofrio, Siobhan Fallon, Linda Fiorentino, Tony Shalhoub, Rip Torn
director:
Barry Sonnenfeld
distributor:
Columbia Pictures
author:
Scott Spencer, Ed Solomon
genre:
Comedy, ActionAdventure, Sci-fi and Fantasy

We gave it a B

The movie is Ghostbusters meets X-Files, but the soundtrack of Men in Black is a close encounter of the boudoir kind. Ginuwine, the Roots, D’Angelo, and others offer up easy-rolling R&B that’s as comfy as a fluffy couch. Only Will Smith’s silly theme song, though, has any connection to the film. On his other contribution, ”Just Cruisin’,” Smith raps about hanging at McDonald’s and driving around to 2Pac tapes. Now, that’s acting. B

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