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Movie Review: 'Antitrust'

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Antitrust

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
119 minutes
Wide Release Date:
01/12/01
performer:
Ryan Phillippe, Tim Robbins, Ned Bellamy, Rachael Leigh Cook, Claire Forlani, Zahf Hajee, Douglas McFerran, Tygh Runyan
director:
Peter Howitt
Producers:
Industry Entertainment, MGM
distributor:
MGM
author:
Howard Franklin
genre:
Mystery and Thriller, Drama

We gave it a C

Tim Robbins has fun playing a colossally rich, megalomaniacal computer visionary who looks and acts a whole lot like Bill Gates. But this conspiracy thriller can’t sustain its attitude of cheery paranoia because the rest of the principals transmit at such an awfully low baud rate: Slow-reacting Ryan Phillippe is a young computer genius who glimpses corporate evil and stares at it dumbly; Claire Forlani poses and primps as his girlfriend. C