Barbara Vancheri

Barbara Vancheri

Agrees with the Tomatometer 58% of the time.

Publications:
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Total Reviews:
37

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Showing 1 - 37 of 37
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
88% Curb Your Enthusiasm: Season 1 (TV, 2000) " It never pole-vaults into that rarefied area of laugh-aloud funny. " — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jun 5, 2014
3/4 79% 42 (2013) " The drama casts Rickey and Robinson in a heroic light in a story clearly meant to inspire, celebrate a pioneer and jog our collective or selective memory." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted May 7, 2014
3% The Legend of Hercules (2014) " The Legend of Hercules should be stirring and formidable but instead proves largely lifeless and ludicrous." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jan 10, 2014
3/4 75% Caucus (2013) " Caucus allows moviegoers to tag along, like a silent observer forbidden from asking questions, in the run-up to the Iowa Caucus in January 2012." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Dec 6, 2013
3.5/4 52% Out of the Furnace (2013) " The parts are greater than the whole, and it's all so extreme that it feels like too much, but Mr. Cooper manages to allow his actors to turn coldly crazy or blindly angry or uncharacteristically bloodthirsty." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Dec 5, 2013
2.5/4 50% White House Down (2013) " At a time when so many movies seem humorless, White House Down allows a few laughs. It isn't meant to be examined as Oscar fodder but watched as pure summer entertainment." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jun 28, 2013
3.5/4 55% Man of Steel (2013) " Mr. Cavill distinguishes himself as a worthy successor to Christopher Reeve although one charged with much more physically punishing scenes and almost no hint of Clark Kent as sweet bumbler." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jun 13, 2013
3/4 48% Olympus Has Fallen (2013) " An action thriller rooted in hyper-reality." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 22, 2013
2.5/4 36% The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013) " The wigs (oh, the wigs!) and costumes and magic tricks only take you so far, though, and the movie stages a maneuver at the end but then shows us exactly how it was done, after providing the basics." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 15, 2013
2/4 33% Won't Back Down (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jan 22, 2013
3/4 64% The Campaign (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jan 22, 2013
70% Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jan 22, 2013
4/4 92% Silver Linings Playbook (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jan 22, 2013
2/4 38% Blue Like Jazz (2012) Philadelphia Inquirer
Posted Jan 22, 2013
64% 2 Days in New York (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jan 22, 2013
3/4 50% Trouble with the Curve (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Jan 22, 2013
54% Bully (2001) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Apr 13, 2012
3/4 99% Jiro Dreams of Sushi (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Apr 6, 2012
2.5/4 49% Mirror Mirror (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Apr 4, 2012
2/4 22% October Baby (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 23, 2012
3/4 78% Jeff Who Lives at Home (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 21, 2012
2.5/4 42% Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
3/4 53% Safe House (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
2.5/4 94% The Secret World of Arrietty (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
2.5/4 29% The Vow (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
3/4 76% We Need to Talk About Kevin (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
2/4 33% Joyful Noise (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
3/4 71% Carnage (2011) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
3.5/4 51% The Iron Lady (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
3.5/4 54% Dr Seuss' The Lorax (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
1.5/4 59% Wanderlust (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
2.5/4 32% Man on a Ledge (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
3/4 95% Sing Your Song (2012) Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 7, 2012
3/4 40% Due Date (2010) " Solidifies Zach Galifianakis' status as a certified star and proves Robert Downey Jr. is an iron man when it comes to delivering scorching insults or "I love you, dude" declarations." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Nov 5, 2010
3/4 89% Zodiac (2007) " Zodiac dramatizes the search for the serial killer, the lengths to which amateurs and professionals pursued the case and the toll that exacted." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Mar 2, 2007
2.5/4 63% Game 6 (2005) " A mediocre to average movie with a stellar performance by Keaton and cerebral themes about failure and fears that stay fuzzy instead of coming into sharp focus." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted May 6, 2006
3.5/4 92% Memento (2000) " Watching Memento is an exercise in faith, that director-writer Christopher Nolan will reward our patience and show us the assembled puzzle." — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Posted Apr 20, 2001
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