Mr. Movie

December 7, 2012 12:00 AM

'Playing for Keeps' shouldn't be playing at all

Don't let

Playing for Keeps

with its soccer, sports angle and the macho image of star Gerard Butler fool you. What this is a heavy-handed, not very well-written and mostly boring chick flick.

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About Gary Wolcott

Gary Wolcott


Gary Wolcott's "Mr. Movie" column has appeared in the Tri-City Herald since 1992. The Tri-Cities native now lives in Portland, Ore., and watches about 200 movies each year. He believes movies are made to be seen on theater screens and that you should see them there, too. He also encourages questions and comment and loves movie debate.

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