Subject: I have found a DVD that I think you would enjoy
Jude Law's Alfie, much like Michael Caine's Alfie in the 1966 original, is what you'd call an unrepentant womanizer. He beds 'em but never weds 'em, and New York provides ample opportunity to continue the process--until re... more »
Not as devastating as the 60's classic?
R. Bagula | Lakeside, Ca United States | 01/20/2009
(3 out of 5 stars)
"The movie has a moral, but gets at it by exposing us
to the life style of the young and shameless?
I ask where the pathos is here?
The idea was to discourage sexual partner
indiscrimination in the young,
but Alfie is certainly not devastated enough by half in the end for all the bed hopping in between
and betraying his best friend.
The young people will still want to be an "Alfie".
But I'm sure it made money this second time too."
What a player!
Curtis R. Gasser Jr. | Euclid,Ohio | 01/30/2009
(4 out of 5 stars)
"I really liked this one. He is a version of a casanova (modern day). It should keep your attention throughout the whole movie. His mindset reminds me of Coglin in "Cocktail""