preposterousness


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Olivier Megaton's sequel delivers more slam-bang thrills than the first instalment, embracing the preposterousness of a centrepiece car sequence which sees Kim, who has failed her driving test, perform high-speed manoeuvres through the winding streets of bustling Istanbul.
But his fooling opens up a space for considering the preposterousness of the act of torture, as well as the improbability of its victims' survival.
The very fact that you can befriend or EoACAyunfriend' someone online should alert one to the preposterousness of the concept.
Olivier Megaton sits in the director's chair for the sequel and he delivers more slam-bang thrills than the first instalment, embracing the preposterousness of a centrepiece car sequence which sees the hero's daughter, who has failed her driving test, perform high-speed manoeuvres through the winding streets of the bustling Turkish metropolis.
A new director delivers even more slam-bang thrills, embracing the preposterousness of a centrepiece car sequence which sees the hero's daughter Kim, who has failed her driving test, perform high-speed manoeuvres through the winding streets of the bustling Turkish metropolis.
Action sequences careen towards preposterousness as the leading man takes on every heavily armed bad guy within a five-mile radius of Manhattan.
Even the preposterousness of that doesn't take away from the fact that The Raid is a must-see film for action fans.
It's a slow, alienating trawl towards a finale that's remarkable only for its sheer preposterousness.
In terms of substance, the story of an anti-papal plot, for instance, collapsed under its own preposterousness.
The preposterousness of the scene at the fertility clinic, for example, where a series of older men sit with their young trophy wives awaiting treatment, and where the prospect of fathering a new baby at 58 despite his falling sperm levels fills Jake (Alec Baldwin) not with youthful vigour but despair; and Jane's tentatively asking Adam (Steve Martin) on their first date, "I'm not too old for you?
Preposterousness aside, Cowboys & Aliens gallops along at a fair lick and director Favreau (Iron Man) orchestrates the set pieces with aplomb, keeping our adrenaline pumping as the 19th-century heroes use their primitive weapons against hordes of slavering predators.
the fabric of our existence," intoned Sue Barker somehow managing not to giggle at the utter preposterousness of what she was saying), the same old images of Jana blubbing on a royal shoulder and Borg holding the trophy aloft, same old aerial shots, same old, same old.
The weakest link in "Unknown" okay, other than the utter preposterousness of its entire premise is Jones, who as a modern-day version of Hitch's ice queens can't hold her own with the likes of Kim Novak, Grace Kelly and Eva Marie Saint.
The Scariest Dream Ever" is daringly illustrated in dark, slashing splashes, but the scariness of each vision or monster is always ripe to dissolve in giggles of the preposterousness of it all.
preposterousness of the authority that I, as the first black woman