Boo Allen

Boo Allen
TOO MANY TO NAME

Agrees with the Tomatometer 74% of the time.

Boo Allen'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
63% Son of a Gun (2015) "Julius Avery wrote and directed with an eye toward a fast pace and grim atmospherics. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Apr 14, 2015
2/5 62% The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015) "Crass, strident and over-done, second-rate second best. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Mar 8, 2015
3.5/5 99% Timbuktu (2015) "Well made, well told story, complete with humor " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Feb 27, 2015
2/5 25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) "Such silliness. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Feb 14, 2015
2/5 65% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) "Dark and too often tedious. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Nov 23, 2014
3.5/5 80% The Theory of Everything (2014) "Entertaining enough bio-pic that, for the most part, avoids the over-treacly elements. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Nov 17, 2014
3/5 85% John Wick (2014) "Smart action film. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Nov 6, 2014
3/5 77% Fury (2014) "Familiar and overly grim but overall decent war flick. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Oct 21, 2014
4/5 88% Gone Girl (2014) "Fincher cleverly twists and turns throughout this mysterious maze. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Oct 5, 2014
3/5 36% The Giver (2014) "Provides some food for thought. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Aug 17, 2014
3.5/5 52% Magic in the Moonlight (2014) "Not too funny, not too romantic, but this engaging romantic-comedy shows Allen finally broaching the futility of belief in baseless belief systems. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Aug 6, 2014
2/5 46% Wish I Was Here (2014) "Insufferably self-indulgent. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 18, 2014
3.5/5 90% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes (2014) "Dark and gloomy but riveting in a good, scary way. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 10, 2014
2.5/5 52% Jersey Boys (2014) "Eastwood has managed to make the 1950s and 1960s dull and hazy. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jun 29, 2014
3/5 58% The Signal (2014) "Ultimately, the seemingly low-budget The Signal, with its not-yet-recognizable young cast, delivers some goofy but deadly serious fun. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jun 12, 2014
3/5 83% Belle (2014) "Engaging take on an obscure subject. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted May 11, 2014
1/5 86% Only Lovers Left Alive (2014) "Dull, dreary, and dreadful. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted May 11, 2014
3/5 86% Joe (2014) "Green shows a comfort with the people and the land in this rough-edged drama. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Apr 13, 2014
88% Le Week-End (2014) "Funny, original and compelling. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Apr 9, 2014
3/5 89% Tim's Vermeer (2014) "Let the art experts argue about the validity of the main premise, the movie from Penn and Teller is engaging and entertaining. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Mar 2, 2014
2/5 31% The Monuments Men (2014) "Little driving narrative with a lack of building tension. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Feb 7, 2014
3/5 76% The Invisible Woman (2013) "Thoughtful, intelligent, well rendered version of Charles Dickens' last days. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jan 19, 2014
2.5/5 77% The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) "A fun, wild ride that eventually runs out of steam. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Dec 29, 2013
4/5 94% Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) "Another soulful, perfectly observed jewel from the Ooens. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Dec 21, 2013
3/5 93% American Hustle (2013) "Fun ride from Russell. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Dec 21, 2013
2.5/5 53% Out of the Furnace (2013) "Little exceptional in this re-hash of genre clichés. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Dec 8, 2013
4/5 91% Nebraska (2013) "Another brilliantly conceived examination of the human condition by the modern master of such fare. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Nov 24, 2013
4/5 96% 12 Years a Slave (2013) "Provocative yet well made drama. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Oct 30, 2013
4/5 93% Captain Phillips (2013) "Taut, terrific filmmaking. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Oct 30, 2013
2/5 49% Thanks For Sharing (2013) "Amazingly unfunny "comedy" using peoples' weaknesses for targets. And a good cast wasted. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Sep 20, 2013
3/5 35% Salinger (2013) "Director Salerno struggles to provide the full picture of a man who didn't want his picture taken. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Sep 20, 2013
2.5/5 89% The World's End (2013) "The comedy trio returns in a lesser effort, funny, but not up to their previous successes. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Aug 25, 2013
2.5/5 72% Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013) "Uninvolving bio-pic about a man who just happened to be around when things happened. Latter day Zelig fails to grip. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Aug 18, 2013
3/5 72% Pacific Rim (2013) "Entertaining enough silliness. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 15, 2013
1.5/5 60% The Bling Ring (2013) "Repetitive, self-referential nonsense about a group of spoiled brats no one cares about. Supposed insights to celebrity-obsession are non-existent. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jun 23, 2013
4/5 48% The Great Gatsby (2013) "It's a movie, not a novel and a well executed, original and highly creative work in its own right. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted May 10, 2013
2/5 79% Iron Man 3 (2013) "Same old tired effects to go along with more Downey smugness. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted May 9, 2013
4/5 46% To The Wonder (2013) "Malick succeeds in creating his a separate reality, one drenched with longing and fear. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Apr 27, 2013
3/5 38% Admission (2013) "A comedy, but a serious comedy. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Mar 24, 2013
3/5 25% Phantom (2013) "Slow start, fast finish. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Mar 3, 2013
2.5/5 14% A Good Day To Die Hard (2013) "Action packed but expectedly ridiculous. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Feb 16, 2013
3/5 70% Les Misérables (2012) "Bloated and overdone but entertaing if not enthralling. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Dec 30, 2012
3/5 51% Promised Land (2013) "A resonant cautionary tale. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Dec 30, 2012
2/5 92% Silver Linings Playbook (2012) "A man's bi-polar disorder is supposed to give license to implausible and contrived histrionics. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Nov 22, 2012
1.5/5 68% Wuthering Heights (2012) "Perfectly ridiculous adaptation of Emily Bronte's novel. Shaky-cam nausea combines with wooden amateur acting and sloppy editing to render an unpleasant experience. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Oct 19, 2012
1.5/5 68% Wuthering Heights (2012) "Perfectly ridiculous adaptation of Emily Bronte's novel. Shaky-cam nausea combines with amateur acting and sloppy editing to render an unpleasant experience. " ‐ Cedar Hill Sentinel (TX)
Posted Oct 19, 2012
3/5 75% Premium Rush (2012) "Pure cinema. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Aug 26, 2012
3/5 95% The Imposter (2012) "Perversely entertaining. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Aug 18, 2012
4/5 79% Ruby Sparks (2012) "Charming, fresh, and creative. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Aug 3, 2012
2/5 86% The Dark Knight Rises (2012) "Over-written, over-plotted and with a ridiculous villain. Disappointing. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 19, 2012
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