Movie Review: The Judge (2014)

So, I actually saw this movie the first weekend it was out but I am just now getting around to writing the review for it. The attitude I’m displaying towards writing the review pretty closely mirrors my general feelings about the experience of the movie as a whole.

This was by no means a bad movie. It was actually pretty good. I appreciated some of the choices they made.

There is a scene where RDJ, dressed all snazzy, puts on black sunglasses and walks away from a large black vehicle and it doesn’t blow up. I was memorized by the lack of explosion in a way no explosion has ever done.

The plot had enough twists not to be a boring slice of life story but nothing too big that I was like, that could never happen in Indiana.

And it is obvious that the actors genuinely believe in this move and the role, none more so than RDJ. Continue reading