Action/Adventure: Starring Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Sharlto Copley, Jessica Biel. PLOT: The A-team set out to clear their good name amid much explosions and gunfire.
VERDICT: A confused,
confusing and dreadfully uncertain actioner.
THE KARATE KID
ACTION/DRAMA. Starring Jaden Smith, Jackie Chan.
PLOT: A boy and his widowed mother move from Detroit to Beijing, where he learns kung fu to protect himself from bullies.
VERDICT: A calculating and over-long remake of the 1984 martial arts adventure.