The Circle (2001)

release date 04/13/01
C
release date 04/13/01
November 04, 2009 at 05:00 AM EST

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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type
Movie
mpaa
Unrated
release date
04/13/01
runtime
90 minutes
director
Jafar Panahi
Cast
Maryiam Palvin Almani,
Nargess Mamizadeh,
Fareshteh Sadr Orfani
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