A young man (Lerman) moves from Montana to Florida with his family, where he's compelled to engage in a fight to protect a population of endangered owls.
Muscles bulge and heads explode in this thoroughly reprehensible, satisfyingly violent entertainment about men and guns and things that go boom.
2007-03-23 | MANOHLA DARGIS | Read the New York Times Review of Shooter
This sweet-natured but plodding adaptation of a young adult novel by Carl Hiaasen could have used a little less broad satire of corporate greed and a few more, well, owls.
2006-05-05 | DANA STEVENS | Read the New York Times Review of Hoot