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Allan Hunter

Allan Hunter

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Allan Hunter's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Daily Express, Screen International, The List, This is London

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 58% Bastille Day "Everyone concerned deserves better. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
4/5 96% Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto) (2015) "Inventive and surprisingly moving. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
4/5 96% Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures (2016) "A thoughtful, compelling documentary. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
4/5 100% The Divide "There is a mournful tone to a film that records testimony from individuals in Britain and America living with the consequences of disadvantage. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 68% Louder Than Bombs (2016) "The quality of the performances smooth over the rough edges of an honourable attempt to capture the casualties of a family at war. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 71% Miles Ahead (2016) "An incredible journey that touches on aspects of Davis's life, loves and self-destructive urges in a smoothly handled labour of love. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 42% Jane Got a Gun (2016) "It is enjoyable but no great classic. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 92% Arabian Nights: Volume 3, the Enchanted One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 3, O Encantado) (2015) "Funny, exhausting, polemical and poetic, it is a joyous assertion of Gomes' belief that storytelling serves as an escape from reality, and a way to confront and transcend even the most difficult of times. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 18, 2016
4/5 100% Arabian Nights: Volume 2 - The Desolate One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 2, O Desolado) (2015) "Funny, exhausting, polemical and poetic, it is a joyous assertion of Gomes' belief that storytelling serves as an escape from reality, and a way to confront and transcend even the most difficult of times. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 18, 2016
4/5 96% Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto) (2015) "Funny, exhausting, polemical and poetic, it is a joyous assertion of Gomes' belief that storytelling serves as an escape from reality, and a way to confront and transcend even the most difficult of times. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 18, 2016
4/5 93% Our Little Sister (Umimachi Diary) (Umi-gai Diary) (2016) "Is it sentimental? Of course, but never unbearably so thanks to the director's delicate touch. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
2/5 7% Despite The Falling Snow "It is a wearily predictable tale of coincidence and tragedy. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
4/5 76% The Brand New Testament "Playful, eccentric and often very funny. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
1/5 31% Criminal (2016) "Rarely in the field of crummy, nonsensical thrillers can so much talent have been squandered on such complete tosh. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
4/5 94% Eye In The Sky (2016) "A drama that forces the audience to think, take sides and examine their own consciences. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
4/5 94% The Jungle Book (2016) "This is technology with a heart and soul and used in a way that enhances the storytelling to create a grand family adventure. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
50% Desierto "The issue of immigration couldn't be more timely or poignant, but everything else in Desierto feels strictly by the book and it is a book we already know from cover to cover. " ‐ Screen International
Posted Apr 12, 2016
86% Mammal "Sensitively judged, totally committed performances from Rachel Griffiths and Barry Keoghan carry a tale that edges towards Greek tragedy in its treatment of the fragile, twisted bond between mothers and sons. " ‐ Screen International
Posted Apr 11, 2016
3/5 65% The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016) "Irons' gruff, paternalistic Hardy and Patel's zeal create an engaging, odd-couple chemistry in an informative and affecting tale. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
3/5 52% Boulevard (2015) "There is nothing exceptional about Boulevard but it is sincere and Williams invests his character with a touching sense of weary, wistful sadness. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
3/5 100% Couple In A Hole "An intriguing, absurdist drama in which the lead actors go above and beyond the call of duty. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
5/5 98% Dheepan (2016) "A compelling and timely story. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
3/5 16% The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) "A diverting but soulless big-screen spectacle that oozes special effects and nimble fight scenes. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
5/5 83% Midnight Special (2016) "Midnight Special is a film with many virtues even if it leaves you scratching your head at all the questions it simply refuses to answer. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
79% Wedding Doll (Hatuna Meniyar) (2016) "Moran Rosenblatt has the look of a young Patricia Arquette and her Hagit glows with an inner radiance. " ‐ Screen International
Posted Apr 5, 2016
3/5 65% The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016) "The story itself is so strong and the stellar cast are so adept that you are prepared to forgive writer-director Matt Brown's conventional approach to his labour of love. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 4, 2016
4/5 100% I Am Belfast "Cousins has always found awe and wonder in the everyday world around him, but this dreamy love letter is one of his most polished and beguiling efforts. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 4, 2016
2/5 No Score Yet A Warrior's Tail (Savva. Serdtse voina) "A feeble carbon copy of the films America and Britain do so much better. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
2/5 62% Black Mountain Poets "Awkward encounters, social embarrassment and shameless flirtations ensue in an uneven mixture of satire and farce. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
5/5 96% Ran (1985) "An irresistible attraction that should be viewed on the biggest screen you can find. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet Papusza "A sombre but impressive production. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
4/5 85% Victoria (2015) "An impressive film which constantly challenges your perceptions of the characters. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
4/5 79% Eddie The Eagle (2016) "It may not be the most subtle of films but it is hugely entertaining. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
1/5 30% Mojave (2016) "Monahan won an Oscar for writing The Departed - what he is trying to achieve here remains a mystery. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
2/5 56% Iona "Iona has also been shorn of at least 25 minutes since it fi rst saw the light of day last year - and I'm not convinced it is better for it. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 86% The Club (El Club) (2016) "A sombre, provocative drama marbled with mordant wit. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 80% Disorder (Maryland) "Here is a man struggling to stay in the moment and hold on to reality. His hand tremor and the paranoia that informs his actions make him intriguingly unreliable. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 27% Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) "There is enough going on in Batman v Superman to fill a dozen films. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 98% Zootopia (2016) "The latest Disney animated feature may not be a classic but it is full of bright ideas and funny one-liners. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 91% The Pearl Button (El botón de nácar) (2015) "A challenging film that addresses big issues with grace and humanity. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
2/5 8% Norm of the North (2016) "Bland, derivative family entertainment Norm Of The North merely underlines the craft and imagination that goes into the Pixar titles. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
2/5 8% Rock the Kasbah (2015) "Murray is entertaining but the plot seems entirely arbitrary with characters such as Kate Hudson's happy hooker Merci popping up without much rhyme or reason. A real disappointment. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
2/5 53% Risen (2016) "Although crass and clunky, Risen has sincerity on its side and Fiennes' anguished performance lends it some welcome gravitas. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
4/5 96% Marguerite (2016) "Funny and touching with exquisite production design and impeccable performances, Marguerite is a civilised delight. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
4/5 71% High-Rise (2016) "Lord Of The Flies meets The Towering Inferno in a chilling, thought-provoking work that is definitely not for all tastes. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
4/5 89% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) "A tightly controlled tale in which a smart premise is executed to its full potential, 10 Cloverfield Lane is a very welcome surprise and one that will have you biting your fingernails until the very last moments. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
4/5 91% The Pearl Button (El botón de nácar) (2015) "Mournful and melancholy, designed to challenge the intellect and stimulate the senses, Guzmán makes the complex currents of the past accessible and endlessly intriguing. " ‐ The List
Posted Mar 15, 2016
4/5 82% The Here After (Efterskalv) "The question of whether we can forgive or forget becomes central to a compelling story. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 14, 2016
4/5 100% Next to Her "An uncomfortable, unflinching tale of jealousy and resentment. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 14, 2016
4/5 71% The Ones Below (2016) "A taut, expertly executed chiller. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 14, 2016
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