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After Earth Only Soars in Brief Moments!

After-Earth

The story comes from Will Smith and he and his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith are among its producers – so there’s definitely the possibility that After Earth is some hybrid of vanity/ego project. While it’s not the greatest movie Smith has ever been in (see: Wild Wild West), neither is it the turkey that director M. Night Shyamalan’s last several movies have been.

What it is, is a sweet, middling-to-decent father/son, mentor/protégé story couched in sci-fi adventure trappings.

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