Cath Clarke

Cath Clarke

Agrees with the Tomatometer 84% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 20% Tea & Sangria " Domankiewicz is doing a Simon Pegg here, playing a hopeless bloke with knobbly knees and man sandals. And yet somehow he is human Viagra to the women of Spain. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 20, 2015
4/5 88% En duva satt på en gren och funderade på tillvaron (A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence) (2015) " Unspooling in 37 comic vignettes, these are Monty Python sketches as written by an existentialist philosopher. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 20, 2015
3/5 59% The Last 5 Years (2015) " Anna Kendrick, of all-round-awesome fame, is singing again in this adaptation of an off-Broadway musical. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 13, 2015
3/5 59% A Little Chaos (2015) " Kate Winslet, playing a pioneering seventeenth-century gardener in the French court of Louis XIV, is the best thing about the film. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 13, 2015
3/5 59% The Water Diviner (2015) " Russell Crowe shows his squishy side as the director-star of this soft-hearted war melodrama. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 30, 2015
4/5 100% The Dark Horse " It's a film with the texture and truth of life, and at its heart is a beautiful performance by Cliff Curtis. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 30, 2015
3/5 81% Dior and I (2015) " Fashion fans will love this fly-on-the-wall doc. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 24, 2015
2/5 31% Insurgent (2015) " The plot makes zero sense and Shailene Woodley's on-screen chemistry with scowling hunk Four (Theo James) is non-existent. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 17, 2015
2/5 0% Lou! Journal Infime " The effect of watching 'Lou!' is like being suffocated in a giant cardboard box full of Care Bears. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 9, 2015
4/5 72% Suite Française " This nuanced, compelling film offers a close-up portrait of a northern French village forced to host a garrison of Nazi soldiers. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 9, 2015
4/5 100% Dreamcatcher (2015) " Brenda Myers-Powell is a star: she'll have you by the heart in the first minutes of this documentary. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 3, 2015
3/5 85% Cinderella (2015) " It's all very sweet and harmless, though you can't help wishing that Cinders got her happy ending for more than being kind to her digital mice and weathering a lot of crap with a never-ending smile on her face. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 25, 2015
4/5 91% White God (2015) " This powerful Hungarian drama features the Al Pacino of dog actors. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 23, 2015
4/5 95% Gone With the Wind (1939) " No one watches Gone with the Wind for historical accuracy. What keeps us coming back is four-hours of epic romance in gorgeous Technicolor. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 22, 2015
4/5 100% Maidan (2014) " This doc gets so close to the action that your eyes will sting from the burning tyre smoke. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 16, 2015
3/5 84% Dancing In Jaffa (2014) " This doc is a little scrappy, but it's very sweet. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 9, 2015
4/5 70% Trash " Forget about three years at Rada - these boys are the real deal. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jan 26, 2015
2/5 51% The Humbling (2015) " The only upside here is the acting... The rest is an irredeemable mess. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jan 20, 2015
3/5 81% Testament Of Youth (2015) " A beautifully acted but disappointingly stiff period drama. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jan 12, 2015
3/5 71% Into the Woods (2014) " If you go down to the woods today... you'll find A-listers dressed like 'Game of Thrones' extras belting out showtunes. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jan 5, 2015
3/5 100% The Circle (2014) " It's not exactly Oscar-worthy drama, but you'll feel the injustice of people forced to hide their true selves. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Dec 11, 2014
3/5 78% Electricity " Shoreditch's very own supermodel Agyness Deyn reinvents herself as an actress in this above-bog-standard gritty Brit drama. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Dec 11, 2014
3/5 71% Penguins Of Madagascar (2014) " Frantic and silly. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Dec 2, 2014
3/5 51% Unbroken (2014) " Angelina Jolie's film as a director is a gorgeously shot and hardhitting old-school war drama - but still somehow fails to get under its subject's skin. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Dec 2, 2014
3/5 100% Hockney " You'll get no big revelations. Just stories from the artist, his friends and models. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 25, 2014
4/5 96% What We Do In The Shadows (2015) " This isn't much more than a series of ridiculously dotty sketches, and might have worked better as a sitcom, but it's surprisingly hilarious. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 18, 2014
4/5 71% We Are The Giant (2014) " You'll walk out of this electrifying documentary about the Arab Spring with your blood boiling. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 12, 2014
4/5 65% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) " The politics of Mockingjay are as intensely gripping as the games in the earlier films -- and more deadly. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 11, 2014
3/5 69% Laggies (2014) " How much you get out of this American indie romcom will depend on where you stand on Keira Knightley doing her goofy, 'What me?' normal girl routine. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 4, 2014
2/5 41% Horns (2014) " This patchy supernatural black comedy is Daniel Radcliffe's latest and least successful shot at putting distance between himself and the boy wizard. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 27, 2014
2/5 26% Love, Rosie (2015) " Celia Ahern's chick-lit novel about two friends who are secretly in love has been made into a not-quite-rubbish Brit romcom. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 21, 2014
2/5 19% Serena (2015) " We don't invest anything in either character, and with barely any tension, 'Serena' grabs neither head nor heart. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 21, 2014
2/5 27% Je m'appelle Hmmm... (My Name Is Hmmm...) " It aims for a loose, French New Wave style but settles for muddled and rambling. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 14, 2014
3/5 77% Fury (2014) " Fury strains to be a Great Film but never quite gets there. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 10, 2014
3 42% Effie Gray (2015) " A thoughtful, well-acted and perceptive drama - but for a film about a love triangle, the sparks don't exactly fly. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 7, 2014
3/5 63% The Maze Runner (2014) " Teenagers are getting it in the neck again, in the latest dystopian Young Adult literary sensation to get the Hollywood treatment. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 7, 2014
98% The Innocents (1961) " You can watch 'The Innocents' twice and walk away with different conclusions. Psychological horrors have imitated its ambiguous ending ever since. Few have pulled it off half as creepily. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 6, 2014
3/5 93% The Last Impresario " White is the 'most famous man you've never heard of' says actress Greta Scacchi, who joins the stars - most of them women - paying tribute in this doc. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Sep 23, 2014
3/5 67% The Riot Club (Posh) (2015) " A darkly funny, colossally unflattering send-up of The Bullingdon Club. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Sep 16, 2014
3/5 88% A Spell To Ward Off The Darkness (2014) " For some this will feel like an arthouse endurance test, but it's shot with real beauty. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Sep 9, 2014
3/5 36% Before I Go to Sleep (2014) " As a thriller this is perfectly effective, but while director Rowan Joffe keeps the twists coming, something about Kidman's blank, frosty performance is unconvincing. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Sep 3, 2014
5/5 93% Birdman (2014) " Michael Keaton soars in this savagely funny, strangely sweet, sad and utterly brilliant New York-set comedy from Alejandro González Iñárritu. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Aug 27, 2014
3/5 70% What If (2014) " For a kid who grew up in public and is worth an estimated 60 million, Daniel Radcliffe does a convincing job of playing a normal guy. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Aug 19, 2014
2/5 35% Hector And The Search For Happiness (2014) " At times the whole thing is a hippie's beard whisker away from a clueless pop star on a charidee PR trip to a developing country. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Aug 13, 2014
3/5 71% Thunder and the House of Magic (2014) " This 3D kids' animation about a plucky kitten adopted by an elderly magician is a mixed bag of tricks. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 23, 2014
3/5 90% Nordvest (Northwest) " Unflashy and doc-like, this is the opposite of Nordic noirs like 'The Killing'. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 23, 2014
2/5 29% Last Love (2013) " This sentimental Michael Caine drama is so dull that doctors could prescribe it to treat insomnia. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 8, 2014
4/5 No Score Yet Begin Again " What makes it special is that it's not another romance about finding a man. It's about finding your people, about being a bit lost in your twenties. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 8, 2014
2/5 36% Goddess " The whole thing is irritatingly perky and sitcom-like. And Ronan Keating in his first acting role is pretty charmless. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 1, 2014
2/5 0% The Anomaly " Has Noel Clarke directed this baffling, unconvincing sci-fi just to show the world his chiselled, rock-hard pecs? " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 1, 2014
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