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The Learning Curve

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The Learning Curve

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Carmine Giovinazzo, Monet Mazur
director:
Eric Schwab

We gave it a D+

Friends’ Fun Bobby (Vincent Ventresca) gets fuse-blowing angry as an unscrupulous would-be real estate developer, and his explosive intro hints at a smart thriller first-time feature writer-director Eric Schwab never delivers. Lacking much of an original story ā€” two featherbrained lovebirds (Giovinazzo and Mazur) fall under the criminal spell of a seasoned pro (Ventresca) ā€” Schwab focuses on quirk (trampoline taco eating) and contempo cliches (dangling two reluctant rappers from a balcony). A frequent second-unit director for Brian De Palma, Schwab still has some learning to do. D+

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