Advantages: Good cast, some amusing moments Disadvantages: Didn't fulfill its potential
...by Seth Rogen, Jared Stern and Evan Goldburg so we expected a few laughs.
Evan (Ben Miller) is the manager of the local Costco in his suburban home town. One night his security guard is brutally killed and Evan is very upset, especially as the police seem fairly inept. He decides to set up a Neighbourhood Watch group and three other guys sign up. Bob (Vince Vaughan) who spends his time worrying...
Advantages: One for when nothing else is on Disadvantages: Just falls short in general
...The Watch is a sci fi comedy set against the backdrop of middle class surburbia. Our 4 wannabe heroes (Ben Stiller, Vince Vaughn, Jonah Hill, Richard Ayoade) set up a neighbourhood watch team to bring a bit of spice to their otherwise boring lives. They soon uncover an alien conspiracy to over run their town and then the world, and they step in to save mankind. A good old simple underdog story...
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Review of The Watch (DVD)
Advantages: Plain, simple, easy to wear, good value for money Disadvantages: Plain, simple, can give you sweaty wrists when hot
...I am not a big fan of watches really, but I do have to wear one for work. Whenever I have to buy something exclusively for work, I get annoyed at the expenditure and tend to go cheap and cheerful. This is especially so with the watch thing because I can't wear anything blingy or fancy pants so I really don't see the point of spending a lot - hence me purchasing this rather plain watch for not...