Chase Whale

Chase Whale

Agrees with the Tomatometer 77% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
49% San Andreas (2015) "Most natural disaster movies are dated because the effects age so badly. San Andreas is a movie with careful CGI that will still look powerful as the years go by. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted May 28, 2015
98% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "Buckle up tight, moviegoers - Mad Max: Fury Road is one hell of a ride. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted May 16, 2015
52% Maggie (2015) "Terminator 2 will always be his best film and most memorable role, but as far as acting goes, Maggie features Arnold Schwarzenegger's finest performance of his career. He crushes it. " ‐ Hammer to Nail
Posted May 8, 2015
93% The Kids Are All Right (2010) "I want to high five the person who cast Benning and Moore as a couple. They're scenes are the most delicious parts of the film. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted May 1, 2015
88% Blue Valentine (2010) "BLUE VALENTINE shows us the present will never be as fun as the past. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted May 1, 2015
91% Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work (2010) "It's interesting, it's funny, it's heartfelt, it's heartbreaking, and it's dirty. Everything Rivers wants to be known for. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted May 1, 2015
68% Jack Goes Boating (2010) "An exceptional directorial debut by Philip Seymour Hoffman, JACK GOES BOATING is a touching story about how of love is awkward, funny, and important. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted May 1, 2015
74% Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) "Age of Ultron is a feast of visual delights, but plot wears thin. If Anthony Russo and Joe Russo (Captain America: The Winter Soldier), who are now taking over the Avengers series, want to keep the audience fully invested, some re-Assembly is required. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Apr 30, 2015
98% Iris (2015) "Knowing Albert Maysles made the film already gives it instant credibility, but Iris' flamboyant personality is animated enough to make the film sweet, enchanting, and quite lovable. " ‐ TwitchFilm
Posted Apr 28, 2015
44% Adult Beginners (2015) "Adult Beginners has a lot of missteps and it doesn't seem to know where it's going. For me, it's going in the "never watching again" pile. " ‐ TwitchFilm
Posted Apr 23, 2015
No Score Yet Just Jim "A dark, erratic, and wacky new entry into the Coming-of-Rage sub-genre, Just Jim is just strange enough for me. " ‐ Hammer to Nail
Posted Apr 2, 2015
No Score Yet One & Two "Magical, beautiful, and soul-stirring. " ‐ Hammer to Nail
Posted Mar 19, 2015
96% What We Do In The Shadows (2015) "A vampire mockumentary that bites into the same vein of Spinal Tap comedy and cranks it up to eleven. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted Feb 26, 2015
57% My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn (2015) "The pulverizing My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn has given me a newfound respect for Only God Forgives. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted Feb 26, 2015
61% Maps to the Stars (2015) "MAPS TO THE STARS forgets its initial goal and winds up being what it hates the most: a Hollywood movie. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted Feb 26, 2015
32% Adventures of Power (2009) "Writer-director-star Ari Gold understands the diversity of humor and does a superb job balancing the absurd with the laugh out loud funny. He just gets it. " ‐ ChaseWhale.com
Posted Feb 22, 2015
97% Two Days, One Night (2014) "Marion Cotillard Proves Herself An Undeniable Force In The Emotionally Jarring Two Days, One Night. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jan 22, 2015
90% A Most Violent Year (2015) "An Exhilarating, Fresh Take On Gangster Movies Emerges In J.C. Chandor's A Most Violent Year. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jan 22, 2015
B+ 73% Inherent Vice (2015) "Wacky, wild and just as loony as Thomas Pynchon's novel it's based on. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jan 8, 2015
51% Unbroken (2014) "Angelina Jolie shuts up the naysayers and flashes colossal promise with Unbroken. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Dec 23, 2014
46% The Gambler (2014) "Mark Wahlberg deals a cool hand, but THE GAMBLER still loses big. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Dec 23, 2014
90% Wild (2014) "A profound meditation on loss, regret, acceptance and rediscovery, Wild takes some Impressive turns. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Dec 11, 2014
88% Foxcatcher (2014) "Foxcatcher is an arresting look the pitfalls of the American dream. Steve Carrell mesmerizes. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Nov 26, 2014
65% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) "The major handicap of Mockingjay - Part 1 is that just that -- part one of two films made from one book. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Nov 20, 2014
29% Dumb and Dumber To (2014) "It's not as smart as the original, but Dumb and Dumber To is still fun enough. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Nov 13, 2014
77% Rosewater (2014) "Weak, uninspiring and tame, political satirist Jon Stewart makes a mediocre directorial debut with Rosewater. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Nov 13, 2014
95% Nightcrawler (2014) "Nightcrawler features the craziest, creepiest, coolest sonofabitch Jake Gyllenhaal has played on screen yet. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Oct 30, 2014
93% Birdman (2014) "Birdman is a strange, beautiful and loony story about passion and pain but also a crazy cool celebration of filmmaking, movie magic and all of the glorious reasons why we love watching motion pictures. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Oct 23, 2014
95% Whiplash (2014) "Whiplash is an emotionally draining and spiritually challenging watch. But, in the end, it's one that's well worth every beating. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Oct 22, 2014
77% Fury (2014) "Tanks may drive slow, but the action in Fury comes fast and furious. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Oct 17, 2014
41% Young Ones (2014) "What could have been a really exceptional movie on the great fight for water and a horrifying portrait on lives lived in isolation just kind of limps along to its finish with all the conviction of a dismissive shrug. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Oct 16, 2014
31% Men, Women & Children (2014) "Jason Reitman has made a movie that bears no wit or soul. That's a sentence I never thought I'd write. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Oct 9, 2014
88% Gone Girl (2014) "Sharp, sadistic and sensational. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Oct 2, 2014
61% The Equalizer (2014) "The Equalizer is a bit flat and by-the-numbers, but it's also good old-fashioned shoot-'em-up splatter fun. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Sep 25, 2014
89% Wetlands (2014) "Despite some really vile scenes, Wetlands is a marvelous achievement in filmmaking. There's no denying it's one of a kind. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Sep 10, 2014
43% Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For relishes style over substance. But, man, it's ugly. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Aug 22, 2014
80% The One I Love (2014) "A cool and kooky love story. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Aug 21, 2014
33% The Expendables 3 (2014) "Action packs a mean punch in Expendables 3, but the franchise is running on fumes. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Aug 14, 2014
21% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) "Cowabummer. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Aug 7, 2014
91% Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) "Guardians of the Galaxy is one of Marvel Studios' best and certainly the most punk rock. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Aug 1, 2014
66% Lucy (2014) "Highly illogical and silly. The main disadvantage with Lucy is that it's trying to be too smart for its own good. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jul 24, 2014
98% Boyhood (2014) "A soulful movie about soulful people. You just can't help but fall in love with it. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jul 17, 2014
46% Wish I Was Here (2014) "Self-serving and juvenile. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jul 17, 2014
90% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes (2014) "The special effects are breathtaking. And, in turn, they make this film the most confident, engrossing and fierce Apes-released movie to date. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jul 10, 2014
95% Snowpiercer (2014) "Impressive and pretty amazing. This is how you make a film. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jul 1, 2014
53% Jersey Boys (2014) "This is one song-and-dance that should have stayed stuck in the jukebox. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jun 19, 2014
B 65% The Rover (2014) "[Director David] Michôd's bravura is an intimidating reminder that he's ahead of the audience every step of the way. " ‐ Film Threat
Posted Jun 16, 2014
81% The Fault In Our Stars (2014) "The Fault in Our Stars isn't really a movie about cancer or death. Rather, it's quite-excellent film about finding love in a hopeless place. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jun 6, 2014
90% Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow (2014) "Edge of Tomorrow is a delicious reminder that Cruise still has all the right moves. " ‐ Central Track
Posted Jun 5, 2014
74% Godzilla (2014) "Large and in charge. " ‐ Central Track
Posted May 15, 2014
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