Catharine Tunnacliffe

Catharine Tunnacliffe

Agrees with the Tomatometer 76% of the time.

Catharine Tunnacliffe'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
No Score Yet Tishe! (Hush) eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 4, 2011
24% Gone in 60 Seconds (Gone in Sixty Seconds) (2000) eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 18, 2008
43% Charlie's Angels - Full Throttle (2003) eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 18, 2008
2.5/5 45% Nicotina (2004) "Close enough to Guy Ritchie's Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels to make no difference, Nicotina delivers the predictable in a blur of phone calls, gunshots and lightning-fast editing. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Aug 7, 2004
44% The Blue Butterfly (2004) eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 24, 2004
1/5 33% The Butterfly Effect (2004) "An exercise in ponderous gloom and doom. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 9, 2004
2/5 41% Jersey Girl (2004) "The problem is the subject matter: a cozy ode to fatherhood with a maudlin audacity that would make Dickens blush. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 9, 2004
4/5 67% Stupidity (2009) "The idea that our culture is dumbing down is nothing new, but fortunately Stupidity skips the predictable finger-wagging at our collective idiocy in favour of a more interesting, academic study of stupidity. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 9, 2004
1.5/5 80% Miracle (2004) "Everything about this movie is painfully stock. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 9, 2004
No Score Yet Foolproof (2004) eye WEEKLY
Posted Mar 17, 2004
3.5/5 88% Ginger Snaps II: Unleashed (2004) "A well-paced horror whose slick, exhilarating action sequences are a significant improvement over the original. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Feb 1, 2004
40% Shake It All About (2001) eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 15, 2004
65% Out of Time (2003) eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 15, 2004
1/5 36% Radio (2003) "Feigns compassion for the mentally challenged, but treats Radio as a pet, a toy, a prop. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 15, 2004
3/5 35% Mona Lisa Smile (2003) "Considered less as a piece of entertainment and more as an argument constructed to further a feminist agenda, the film is hugely impressive. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 15, 2004
2/5 63% Love Actually (2003) "There's simply too much here to digest. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 15, 2004
3.5/5 37% Sylvia (2003) "Not the last word on the subject by any means, but it is a solid entry into the canon that sensibly resists beatification or crucifixion of the Ariel poet. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 15, 2004
3/5 71% Cold Mountain (2003) "Law and Kidman are the stars, but it's the secondary characters that the audience will connect with and remember, especially Ruby. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 15, 2004
No Score Yet SuperTex eye WEEKLY
Posted Nov 5, 2003
3.5/5 89% Kitchen Stories (2004) "Hamer is gifted with both a sly wit and a rich visual vocabulary. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 22, 2003
3/5 65% My Life Without Me (2003) "Polley wipes herself of all intelligence and beauty for the role, and almost all emotion; her lack of affect is both frustrating and somehow fitting. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 1, 2003
3.5/5 99% Bus 174 (Ônibus 174) (2003) "While the hostage-taking story alone is compelling drama, Brazilian documentarian José Padilha pushes the story further, making a compelling case that the incident was an inevitable result of a city that treats street kids as vermin. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 1, 2003
2.5/5 72% Girl With a Pearl Earring (2004) "As muted and still as a Vermeer painting, Girl With a Pearl Earring has atmosphere to burn and a near-total action vacuum. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 1, 2003
3/5 40% Anything Else (2003) "Ricci is perfectly cast, and seems to relish her character's blend of cruelty and cluelessness. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 1, 2003
2.5/5 12% Cold Creek Manor (2003) "Despite the film's predictability, there's something in the film that makes you want to root for the bad guy. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 1, 2003
2/5 42% The Fighting Temptations (2003) "This film would have been better with a lot more gospel and a lot less Gooding. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 1, 2003
3.5/5 53% Veronica Guerin (2003) "Journalists don't usually get much respect at the movies, but Veronica Guerin is successful in its straight-up retelling of the true story of a journalist who turned into a modern-day martyr. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Oct 1, 2003
4/4 94% Girlhood (2003) "A compelling and ultimately positive portrait of teenagers. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Sep 24, 2003
83% Walking on Water (2002) eye WEEKLY
Posted Aug 19, 2003
60% Down With Love (2003) eye WEEKLY
Posted Jul 8, 2003
83% Swing (2002) eye WEEKLY
Posted Jul 8, 2003
1.5/5 41% Rugrats Go Wild (2003) "As a Rugrats neophyte, I found it hard to understand what makes them so beloved: their voices are shrill and charmless, and so much of the humour springs from grating babytalk. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jul 8, 2003
1.5/5 20% Favourite Game "Like song lyrics that look clunky when written on the page, lines from the book die a thousand deaths when they come out of the mouths of the actors. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted May 2, 2003
No Score Yet The Fourth Angel (The 4th Angel) (2003) eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 26, 2003
1.5/5 35% What a Girl Wants (2003) "Gordon and Co. slobber all over themselves at how quaint and wonderful the British are, producing an effect that is strongly, cheesily American. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 20, 2003
41% The Core (2003) eye WEEKLY
Posted Apr 20, 2003
1.5/5 14% View from the Top (2003) "It would be almost likeable if it weren't for the contradictions that rip the guts out of the set-up. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Mar 25, 2003
2/4 25% Till Human Voices Wake Us (2003) "A turgid, pretentious piece of work that may have played well on the page, but is too heavy and slow-moving to work on the big screen. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Mar 25, 2003
1/5 57% Ayurveda: the Art of Being (2002) "Like all infomercials, Ayurveda: Art of Being is heavy on testimonials and light on statistics. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Mar 25, 2003
17% Expecting eye WEEKLY
Posted Mar 25, 2003
48% Final Destination 2 (2003) eye WEEKLY
Posted Mar 25, 2003
39% Agent Cody Banks (2003) eye WEEKLY
Posted Mar 25, 2003
No Score Yet Monsieur Batignole eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 22, 2003
2/5 24% A Guy Thing (2003) "The film is completely predictable, yet two questions remain: why would Becky want to hook up with a loser like Paul, and what is the talented Stiles doing in this movie? " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 20, 2003
44% Sex: The Annabel Chong Story (2000) eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 6, 2003
5/5 81% The Hours (2002) "A potent illustration of the profound impact words and ideas can have, even across decades and disparate milieux. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 6, 2003
2/5 64% Evelyn (2002) "The story is naturally poignant, but first-time screenwriter Paul Pender overloads it with sugary bits of business. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Jan 6, 2003
1/5 27% Analyze That (2002) "For a film about two mismatched buddies, Crystal and De Niro share little screen time and even less chemistry. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Dec 10, 2002
2/5 50% The Emperor's Club (2002) "It generates a paltry amount of drama. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Dec 2, 2002
2/5 14% Ghost Ship (2002) "The creaking, rusty ship makes a fine backdrop, but the ghosts' haunting is routine. " ‐ eye WEEKLY
Posted Nov 19, 2002
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