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Unbreakable

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Unbreakable

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
117 minutes
Wide Release Date:
11/22/00
performer:
Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis, Spencer Treat Clark, Robin Wright
director:
M. Night Shyamalan
Producers:
Limited Edition Productions
distributor:
Touchstone Pictures
author:
M. Night Shyamalan
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B-

What are Brian, Nick, Howie, and AJ without Kevin? Ponder that existential puzzler as you listen to Backstreet Boy’s first CD since losing a member last year. The remaining Boys make for a surprisingly sweet barbershop quartet on Unbreakable‘s a cappella intro, and they come close to recreating the sheer euphoria of their biggest pre-Y2K smashes on many of the up-tempo dance-pop numbers that follow. Just skip the soggy adult-contemporary power ballads (see: lead single ”Inconsolable”) if you want to avoid killing that nostalgic buzz. B-
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