Based on the Philip K. Dick short story “The Minority Report,” Steven Spielberg’s latest sci-fi adventure has the makings of something historic. As advertisers boast, the eminent Hollywood director teaming up with the biggest of stars, Tom Cruise, for a smart, futuristic thriller. However, Spielberg should have put a little more time into developing a cohesive, exciting script before running into production.

Paul Wong
Kids, do not pull people out of radiation before the oven beeps.
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“Minority Report” begs to be taken seriously for its pseudo-intelligent joy ride through 2054 Washington, D.C., but Spielberg never decides what film he wants to make and the predictable script suggests that an inventive setting can make up for clich

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