Barbara Shulgasser

Barbara Shulgasser

Agrees with the Tomatometer 64% of the time.

Publications:
Chicago Tribune , San Francisco Examiner
Total Reviews:
556

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
1/4 5% Universal Soldier - The Return (1999) " If Universal Soldier: The Return isn't the dullest, most derivative, unimaginative, noisy, repetitive, mind-numbing and generally imbecilic movie of the year, it's not because director Mic Rodgers wasn't trying hard enough." — Chicago Tribune
Posted Jun 7, 2013
40% Camilla (1994) San Francisco Examiner
Posted May 24, 2003
—— Traps (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Oct 2, 2002
15% Jade (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jun 18, 2002
67% The Pillow Book (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jun 18, 2002
2/4 60% Dream with the Fishes (1997) " No amount of paying homage to other filmmakers raises this thing up from what it is." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jun 18, 2002
3/4 100% Orson Welles: The One-Man Band (The Lost Films of Orson Welles) (1995) " What a sad, unfulfilled conclusion to Welles' promising life." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 22, 2002
—— Eclipse (1999) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 16, 2002
—— Licensed to Kill (1998) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Nov 13, 2001
—— Costa Brava San Francisco Examiner
Posted Nov 13, 2001
33% The Man in the Iron Mask (1998) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jul 31, 2001
12% Batman & Robin (1997) " Seems like a big collection of Vegas acts strung together" — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jul 24, 2001
91% Kingdom - Series One (1996) " Lars von Trier has a wicked sense of humor." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Feb 21, 2001
25% The Innocent (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Feb 13, 2001
60% The Myth of Fingerprints (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
46% Firelight (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
50% Dead Tired (Grosse Fatigue) (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
91% Face/Off (1997) " Style overwhelms any hope of discerning story or acting through the haze of burning, crashing, bleeding and exploding." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
61% Funny Bones (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
81% In the Bleak Midwinter (A Midwinter's Tale) (1996) " Unfortunately, it's hard to admire and mock without seeming simultaneously a nerd and an ingrate." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
36% Sweet Nothing (1996) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.25/4 91% Men in Black (1997) " The script by Ed Solomon is tight, well-paced and lighthearted." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
15% The Jackal (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
55% Extreme Measures (1996) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
39% 101 Dalmatians (1996) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
71% Return to Paradise (1998) " Phoenix, who was memorable in To Die For, is unearthly here as a man reduced to a wraith by miserable prison conditions and hopelessness. As an actor, he seems to have abandoned his body entirely in order to communicate only through his spirit." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
21% Congo (1995) " In stupidity, this movie ranks up there among the greats." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/4 3% Speed 2 - Cruise Control (1997) " Bullock should be thinking about changing management." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
70% Dick (1999) " The movie has the comic sophistication of a creaky high-school skit." — Chicago Tribune
Posted Jan 1, 2000
80% Georgia (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
86% Maya Lin - A Strong Clear Vision (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
40% Under Heaven (In a Private Garden) (In the Shadows) (1998) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
75% Copycat (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
58% Twister (1996) " Michael Crichton wrote the script with his wife, a former actress, Anne-Marie Martin, and it's about as dull as a prairie vista." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
43% That Old Feeling (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
88% A Perfect Candidate (1996) " The film dwells a bit too much on North's unpleasant campaign strategist, Mark Goodin." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
49% Kids (1995) " Clark has stepped back into objectivity so far that he has neglected his role as interpreter for us." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
61% Seven Years in Tibet (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
82% Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern (2006) " By subtly painting portraits of her parents and brothers and sisters, we also witness a remarkable history filled with noble examples of how to live, work, age and love in America today." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
38% Palmetto (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
33% The Real Blonde (1998) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
50% Dream for an Insomniac (1996) " All of the playful dialogue -- and this movie is joyfully full of talk -- is handled well in DeBartolo's savvy script and given life by actors who seem to truly embody the idealism of the characters." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/4 64% Farinelli (1994) " The kind of high-camp, low-cohesiveness movie that inspires snippy reviews, and sarcasm about the fact that it earned a best foreign film Oscar nomination." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
53% Kicking and Screaming (1995) " Baumbach fails to realize that too often movies about boring people are, well, boring." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
68% Kiss of Death (1995) " If you've got three spare hours and a yen for good filmmaking, skip Kiss and rent the real thing, not the pale copy." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
—— Lie Down with Dogs (1995) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
66% Oscar and Lucinda (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
80% Arguing the World (1998) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/4 80% Eve's Bayou (1996) " A lovingly made, beautifully acted piece that is as much about childhood views of the grown-up world as it is about the grown-ups themselves." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
41% Batman Forever (1995) " Jim Carrey plays the Riddler and once he shows up, all the other actors might just as well go home." — San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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