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The Sorcerer’s Apprentice

New Bruckheimer production goes over like a lead balloon
Jay Baruchel and Alfred Molina
Directed by Jon Turtletaub

Most Jerry Bruckheimer productions aren’t exactly plot-driven but “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” is one of the few in which even the excitement seems flacid. But then again, maybe we shouldn’t be so surprised; it is adapting a feature-length movie from a ten-minute segment of “Fantasia.” Rushed together without the slightest bit of imagination, wit, or much in the way that entertains at all, this ... more >