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The Circle

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Bon Jovi, The Circle | LIVE WHILE I'M ALIVE Bon Jovi

The Circle (2001)

type:
Movie
genre:
Foreign Language, Drama
release date:
04/13/01
runtime:
90 minutes
performer:
Maryiam Palvin Almani, Nargess Mamizadeh, Fareshteh Sadr Orfani
director:
Jafar Panahi
author:
Kambuzia Partovi
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
Unrated

We gave it a C

Bon Jovi returns with a series of near-identical fist-pumpers whose choruses are perfectly calibrated for beer commercials and NFL broadcasts. The bass line from ”Livin’ on a Prayer” anchors obligatory recession ode ”Work for the Working Man,” which doesn’t make its sentiment seem any more genuine. Elsewhere, there are concerns about living until they die, not giving a damn, etc. Between those clichés and Jon’s strained voice, The Circle just feels tired. C

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