Brad Miska

Brad Miska

Agrees with the Tomatometer 67% of the time.

Brad Miska'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
4/5 60% Unfriended (2015) "Most horror fans will be delighted by strong, subtle performances, clever audience manipulation and a truly fresh and new approach to what had become a hackneyed genre. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Apr 13, 2015
2/5 69% From Dusk Till Dawn: Season 1 "What's the point of remaking something if you can't do it better than the original? " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 30, 2014
4.5/5 91% Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) "Haters STFU, 'Guardians of the Galaxy' is cinematic nirvana... " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Aug 9, 2014
9/10 90% Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow (2014) "The film utilizes a flurry of fireworks effects and strong character development to create a sci-fi masterpiece. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jun 5, 2014
2.5/5 32% Extraterrestrial (2014) "[It doesn't] further the alien sub-genre, which as far as I'm concerned, is dead. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Apr 21, 2014
4/5 82% The Canal (2014) "It's surprisingly dark and scary. It relies heavily on the atmosphere to create suspense, and the constant bizarre imagery and tremendous sound design help deliver in spades. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Apr 20, 2014
4/5 49% Wolf Creek 2 (2014) "'Wolf Creek 2' is an insanely fun, yet dirty, grimy and vicious slasher massacre. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Mar 25, 2014
1.5/5 11% Vampire Academy (2014) "Mark Waters' 'Vampire Academy' is a tedium of heavy exposition, tired pop culture humor and some of the lamest vampires ever... " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Feb 7, 2014
4/5 80% Curse of Chucky (2013) "'Curse of Chucky' [is] alarmingly good...Chucky fans should rejoice as [it] is clearly going to re-ignite the franchise for years to come. Chucky has never looked better... " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Aug 2, 2013
4/5 72% Pacific Rim (2013) "'Pacific Rim,' beyond its flaws, is truly a gorgeous, stunning and magnificent summer spectacle. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jul 8, 2013
4/5 86% The Conjuring (2013) "[The Conjuring] will have the hair on your arms standing straight up, and your brain screaming in excitement! " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jun 22, 2013
3/5 55% Hatchet III (2013) "At the very least 'Hatchet III' delivers some gore and thrills that hardcore horror fans are going to eat up. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jun 12, 2013
3.5/5 67% World War Z (2013) "Horror fans should expect a mindless popcorn muncher jam-packed with incredible set pieces. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jun 7, 2013
4.5/5 83% This Is the End (2013) "Rogen and Goldberg stunned me with their understanding of the horror genre, the beats, and how to scare the audience. It's an insanely competent horror comedy... " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted May 31, 2013
5/10 38% The Purge (2013) "In the end, 'The Purge' has a plethora of brilliant ideas that are all underdeveloped. And with that comes an insanely unfocused, diluted and generic thriller that carries zero impact. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted May 23, 2013
2/5 40% Dark Skies (2013) "Stewart is too focused on a sequel, instead of nurturing his first baby that needs love and attention. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Feb 22, 2013
3.5/5 81% Warm Bodies (2013) "'Warm Bodies' is beautifully shot, features relatable characters, and a carries a romance that the viewer may actually connect with. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Feb 1, 2013
3.5/5 79% Jug Face (2013) "Fans should expect an insanely bizarre and creepy slow-burn with a lot of good ideas, and precise execution. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jan 27, 2013
2.5/5 65% Mama (2013) "'Mama' is horror film loaded with great ideas and multiple scares, but it's deflated by horrendous CGI and ridiculous exposition. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jan 16, 2013
2.5/5 19% Texas Chainsaw (2013) "This is the inherent problem with 'Texas Chainsaw 3D' [is that] not only is it not brutal, it's not fun either. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jan 7, 2013
4.5/5 49% Maniac (2013) "'Maniac' goes from 0-60 in the blink of an eye as it opens with a shocking kill that will have horror fans salivating for more...It's not for the faint of heart. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Oct 26, 2012
2/5 24% Paranormal Activity 4 (2012) "'Paranormal Activity 4' is such dribble. It's trite and cliche to its own fault, a lazy and cheap replica of a 'Paranormal Activity' movie. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Oct 17, 2012
1.5/5 18% Smiley (2012) "The turgid, unnecessary and deeply stupid complexity of 'Smiley' will leave audiences frowning. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Oct 9, 2012
1.5/5 10% House at the End of the Street (2012) "While its not bad-bad, it's just so poorly conceived that it should have premiered on Lifetime...It very well may be the most generic horror film ever made. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 21, 2012
4.5/5 87% Frankenweenie (2012) "I don't think Burton has ever connected with his audience like this... ['Frankenweenie'] is overflowing with passion, creativity and genuine heart. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 20, 2012
3/5 31% Resident Evil: Retribution (2012) "As far as a Paul W.S. Anderson 'Resident Evil' goes, ['Retribution' is] a mind-melting popcorn film gelled with insane amounts of action-packed eye-candy. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 14, 2012
5/10 35% The ABCs of Death (2013) "Even through the film's best shorts the project just felt overtly long and fragmented...while some of the shorts warranted a perfect score, others deserved much less. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 13, 2012
3/5 53% Come Out And Play (2013) "If anything, 'Come Out and Play' is generic to the core, a cut and paste horror thriller that still manages to deliver on both production value and intensity. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 11, 2012
3.5/5 64% Antiviral (2013) "The expectations may have been unfairly high, yet [Cronenberg] surpasses them by delivering a deep, engaging, and beautifully shot art house horror film. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 11, 2012
3/5 44% Hotel Transylvania (2012) "'Hotel Transylvania' caters to the MTV generation's lack of attention, and blitzes through the gates without a breath. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 11, 2012
1.5/5 49% No One Lives (2013) "'No One Lives' is generic "shock" cinema that was a result of 'Hostel,' which is why it feels like it sets horror back 10 years. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 11, 2012
3.5/5 39% Here Comes the Devil (2013) "There are intense sexual situations, coming-of-age themes, insane supernatural jolts, and gory moments; it's got a little bit of everything for the hardcore horror nut. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 11, 2012
1.5/5 83% Berberian Sound Studio (2013) "While beautifully crafted, it's impossible to recommend this to anyone who hopes to have an entertaining movie-going experience. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 11, 2012
2/5 45% The Lords of Salem (2013) "'The Lords of Salem' could only be recommended as background visuals as your jamming to old school White Zombie. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 11, 2012
4/5 78% Dredd (2012) "'Dredd' is a cinematic experience [with] blissful, off-the-wall violence that only Lionsgate has the balls to deliver. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Aug 30, 2012
2/5 3% The Apparition (2012) "'Apparition' is unfocused and overdeveloped. [It's] bogged down with heavy exposition, lack of rules, and a lackluster performance from Sebastian Stan. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Aug 24, 2012
2.5/5 87% ParaNorman (2012) "[While ParaNorman] takes stop-motion animation to an entirely new level...on [the] surface [it's] a beautiful piece of work that's [actually] rotten at its core. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Aug 3, 2012
3/5 35% Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012) "While the character development & screenplay are a complete mess, ALVH, at times, is an incredibly interesting movie [with] some brilliant CGI work & incredible choreography.. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jun 21, 2012
4/5 73% Prometheus (2012) "'Prometheus' is a visually striking sci-fi epic that delivers an incredible sense of awe mixed with breathtaking visual effects. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Jun 1, 2012
3/5 12% Piranha 3DD (2012) "It delivers just enough to make the hardcore horror hounds happy. It's worth taking a dip in this pool - while there's not much bite, there's still plenty of fun to be had. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted May 30, 2012
4/5 41% Lovely Molly (2012) "Sanchez shows tremendous restraint in keeping it simple and in the end, rewards the audience with a haunting little film that's ultimately timeless. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Apr 10, 2012
5/10 62% Sinister (2012) "'Sinister' is so incredibly stupid. But it IS SCARY. The best way to describe it is '8MM' meets 'Paranormal Activity.' " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Mar 11, 2012
4/5 91% The Cabin in the Woods (2012) "The strength of 'Cabin' comes in the playful nature of the screenplay. Goddard and Whedon play everything tongue and cheek in a completely meta atmosphere. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Mar 10, 2012
5/10 66% The Woman in Black (2012) ""What's most troubling is James Watkins' inability to craft a "real" scare...there are two should-be terrifying moments that fall completely flat on its face." " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Feb 1, 2012
4/5 68% Paranormal Activity 3 (2011) "Joost & Schulman inject the mythology with life, jam-packing it with heart-exploding scares...tension, and more importantly, payoffs. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Oct 14, 2011
2/5 35% The Thing (2011) "Everything that was great about the 1982 version is ignored in this 2011 crap that's nothing more than a boring CGI promo-reel. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Oct 12, 2011
2/5 6% Dream House (2011) "'Dream House' is another one of those slow-stepping snoozers that forgets scares, suspense, drama and pacing. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 30, 2011
3.5/5 30% The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence) (2011) "Six's flick is an over-the-top and in-your-face splatterfest that spends an hour and half making one bold statement: Centipede 2 isn't real life; it's just a movie. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 23, 2011
1/5 29% Twixt (2013) "'Twixt' a bland, cheesy, poorly shot snoozer that's not even fun as a midnight movie. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 14, 2011
2.5/5 31% Intruders (2012) "What begins as a masterfully crafted creature feature ultimately falls flat on its face knocking out all of its teeth. " ‐ Bloody Disgusting
Posted Sep 14, 2011
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