View Full Version : Pearl Harbor -- 2.5 out of 4 stars in our paper

05-26-2001, 01:03 PM
The Oakland, CA Tribune syndicate papers carried the review for Pearl Harbor, saying the love story part of it should be bombed, though it is still a movie worth seeing.

Bottom line was 2.5 stars out of 4.

05-29-2001, 11:33 PM
So, What remains is to see how the public likes it. Historical fiction is a tricky genre. You're always going to get those who know the period who notice all the inconsistencies, and then there's the rest of the public. Opening weekend netted Pearl Harbor $76.1 Million, lets see what kind of staying power it has.