Avi Offer

Avi Offer

Agrees with the Tomatometer 70% of the time.

Avi Offer's reviews (from any publication) always count toward the Tomatometer because this critic is a Tomatometer-approved critic.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
9.65/10 96% The Second Mother (Que Horas Ela Volta?) (2015) "Warm, wise, tender and profoundly human. It's an uplifting crowd-pleaser that earns every moment of uplift. Regina Casé deserves an Oscar. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 28, 2015
9/10 97% Being Evel (2015) "Well-edited, balanced and fascinating. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 24, 2015
8.75/10 No Score Yet Searching for Home, Coming Back From War (2015) "A well-edited, well-organized and heartfelt doc that provides hope for anyone dealing with PTSD. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 23, 2015
6.1/10 80% Assassination (2015) "Exciting action scenes and stunning visuals, but overlong, somewhat exhausting and overstuffed with too many forgettable characters. Less would have been more. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 21, 2015
8.7328/10 47% American Ultra (2015) "A hilarious, thrilling and exhilarating ride that's destined to become a cult classic. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 19, 2015
7.9/10 50% Sneakerheadz (2015) "A slick, stylishly-edited doc that manages to be illuminating and easy-to-follow. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 17, 2015
9.1/10 91% Meru (2015) "Riveting, breathtaking and inspirational. It joins To the Limit and Touching the Void as another essential mountain climbing doc that's a must-see on the big screen. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 16, 2015
9/10 96% We Come as Friends (2015) "Prepare to be emotionally engrossed and enraged by this alarming and searing exposé on neocolonialism in South Sudan. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 15, 2015
6.85/10 100% Paulette (2013) "Light, breezy, mildly amusing and somewhat silly at times. Bernadette Lafont gives a lively, engaging performance. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 14, 2015
9/10 93% Rosenwald (2015) "Equally enlightening, entertaining and moving. Well-edited, uplifting and inspirational! " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 12, 2015
7.01/10 No Score Yet The Piper (2015) "Too scary and intense for kids, but adults will be mildly captivated. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 11, 2015
7.75/10 29% Only You (2015) "An enchanting romantic drama that would make for a perfect date night. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 11, 2015
7.89 31% The Runner (2015) "A gripping and exhilarating thriller! Nicholas Cage is in top form! It's his best performance since Leaving Las Vegas. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 8, 2015
8/10 No Score Yet Jian Bing Man (2015) "A refreshing, fun, imaginative and amusing comedy worth seeing with a large audience. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Aug 5, 2015
8.0/10 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) "An exhilarating blend of action, intrigue, suspense and comic relief. Tom Cruise still has the knack of being a charismatic leading man. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 31, 2015
9.25/10 94% Best Of Enemies (2015) "It's just as equally entertaining and provocative as Vidal and Buckley's debates. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 31, 2015
8.88/10 99% Shaun the Sheep (2015) "Funny, witty and delightful. Kids will love it! " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 30, 2015
8.98/10 99% Phoenix (2015) "A taut, atmospheric, engrossing and slow-burning noir thriller with a radiant performance by Nina Hoss. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 24, 2015
4.5222/10 15% Big Significant Things (2015) "Aimless and dull with half-baked ideas. It would've worked better as a short. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 23, 2015
8.4/10 74% The Outrageous Sophie Tucker (2015) "A delightful, toe-tapping and illuminating tribute to Sophie Tucker. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 23, 2015
5.95/10 43% SlingShot (2015) "Unfocused and lacking insight, but it's at least entertaining thanks to its witty, quirky subject. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 20, 2015
9.19/10 100% Twinsters (2015) "Well-edited, witty, poignant and funny. It finds just the right balance between entertaining the audience and provoking them emotionally. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 19, 2015
7/10 76% The Suicide Theory (2015) "A compelling, occasionally intriguing crime thriller that's refreshingly grounded in humanism, but it loses its emotional footing during its twisty third act. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 12, 2015
5.1/10 0% Mad Women (2015) "Bold and well-acted, but undercooked, lackluster and overlong. It ultimately bites off more than it can chew. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jul 11, 2015
8.1/10 75% Big Game (2015) "A silly, campy, delightfully implausible and unrepentant B-movie. If you liked Samuel L. Jackson in Snakes on a Plane and Kingsman, you'll love him in this! " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 28, 2015
8.71/10 83% Runoff (2015) "An intelligent, sophisticated and mesmerizing slow-burn thriller that's grounded in humanism. Patient viewers will be rewarded the most. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 25, 2015
9.9/10 98% Inside Out (2015) "Smart, funny, thrilling, imaginative, inspired and exhilarating, Inside Out is everything you want a Pixar movie to be, and more. It's destined to become a new animated classic. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 18, 2015
9/10 No Score Yet WARx2 (2015) "Groundbreaking! Shocking! Unlike any documentary you've seen before! An eye-opening, provocative stepping stone for debate and critical thinking. You'll be talking about it for weeks! " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 14, 2015
5.6/10 20% Chagall-Malevich (2015) "A contrived, clunky biopic that often drags and fails to pack any emotional punches. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 14, 2015
4.2/10 71% Jurassic World (2015) "Shallow, overlong, unimaginative and lackluster. It's yet another disappointing Hollywood blockbuster. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 12, 2015
7.44/10 86% Patch Town (2015) "Campy, silly, wickedly funny, brilliantly bizarre and refreshingly original. It's best experienced while drinking a few beers. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 5, 2015
7.24/10 91% A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (2015) "Effectively droll, surreal, intelligent and exquisitely-shot, but somewhat repetitive and not as captivating as Andersson's prior films. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Jun 5, 2015
5.78/10 67% Sunset Edge (2015) "An enigmatic, slow-burn with striking visuals, but often confusing and frustrating while suffering from style over substance. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted May 28, 2015
7.5/10 86% (Dis)Honesty: The Truth About Lies (2015) "Lively, witty and captivating with a few interesting kernels of wisdom, but not particularly profound, surprising or truly revelatory. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted May 23, 2015
5.49/10 13% Aloft (2015) "Lyrical and elliptical, but often confusing with awkward editing and a non-linear structure that deflates its dramatic momentum. Even Jennifer Connelly's convincingly moving performance can't save the film. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted May 21, 2015
4.9/10 98% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "A mindless, expensive B-movie that's more exhausting, tedious and nauseating than exhilarating. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted May 15, 2015
9.85/10 No Score Yet Love Thy Nature (2015) " A breathtaking, enlightening and powerful ode to the vital symbiosis of man and nature. It will nourish your mind, body and soul. One of the most powerful and inspiring documentaries since An Inconvenient Truth! " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted May 11, 2015
7.001/10 41% Preggoland (2015) "An amusing screwball comedy with a refreshingly complex female lead, but unevenly blended with drama at times. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted May 7, 2015
6.01/10 89% In Country (2015) "Refreshingly non-judgmental and engaging on a visceral level, but low on insight and humanizing background info about its subjects. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted May 6, 2015
8.64/10 68% Marie's Story (2015) "A heartwarming and superbly-acted drama that hits all the right emotional notes. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Apr 30, 2015
6.65/10 79% 24 Days (2015) "Suspenseful with moving performances, but suffers from a pedestrian, Hollywood-style screenplay and brisk pacing that doesn't give the film enough room to breathe nor does it trust your patience. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Apr 25, 2015
9.12/10 89% Clouds of Sils Maria (2015) "Sophisticated, profound, tender and well-acted. It's far better than the overrated Birdman. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Apr 10, 2015
8.9/10 97% Black Souls (2015) " If you're looking for an intelligent, atmospheric, slow-burning crime drama that's anti-Hollywood, Black Souls won't disappoint you. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Apr 10, 2015
5.77/10 42% Effie Gray (2015) "Picturesque scenery, exquisite set/costume designs and solid performances fail to enliven the film which lacks subtlety, often drags and ultimately fails to pack enough of an emotional wallop. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Apr 3, 2015
1.9528/10 81% Furious 7 (2015) "A tedious, vapid and over-produced bore that will surely please the shallow masses who are unashamedly entertained by bread and circuses. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Apr 3, 2015
8.75 No Score Yet My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes (2015) "An important, emotionally engrossing and well-edited documentary about the true heroes of Italy during WWII. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Mar 27, 2015
7.66 67% Zombeavers (2015) "Campy, dumb, silly and outrageous---the vein of a Roger Corman film. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Mar 20, 2015
8.9/10 90% Amour Fou (2015) "Somber, emotionally engaging and haunting with exquisite, awards-worthy cinematography, set design and costume design. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Mar 17, 2015
5.8/10 40% Treading Water (2015) "Well-acted with a compelling concept, but shallow and less than the sum of its parts. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Mar 14, 2015
7.95/10 No Score Yet Triumph In The Skies (2015) "A slick, entertaining albeit somewhat slight date movie. " ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Posted Mar 2, 2015
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