Chase Whale

Chase Whale

Agrees with the Tomatometer 77% of the time.

Chase Whale'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
58% Southpaw (2015) "Fiery, raw, and packed with Hope, Southpaw is an exuberant punch to the gut. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 23, 2015
69% I Am Chris Farley (2015) "I Am Chris Farley is a rigorous, emotional watch, but also a tender and sterling tribute to a man who was once one of the funniest people on the planet. " ‐ Smells Like Screen Spirit
Posted Jul 22, 2015
4/5 85% Trainwreck (2015) "Looney and hilarious, Trainwreck thrusts you deeper Inside Amy Schumer. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 16, 2015
97% Amy (2015) "Amy is one of the most important, tragic and compelling documentaries I have ever seen. If you have a chance to see this in theaters, I say go, go, go. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 9, 2015
26% Terminator Genisys (2015) "Terminator Genisys​ prospers in sublime action and special effects, but they are outweighed by too many plot holes and erroneous events in the new timeline. My soft heart for the franchise still liked it despite the plethora of flaws. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jul 1, 2015
74% Big Game (2015) "Big Game is a bonanza of big fun. " ‐ Hammer to Nail
Posted Jun 23, 2015
98% Inside Out (2015) "One of the most magical films of Pete Docter's career. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jun 18, 2015
94% Tangerine (2015) " A fast-paced adrenaline shot to the heart that shows the underbelly of the streets of L.A., but somehow, along the film's journey, it becomes strangely endearing and quite lovable. " ‐ Hammer to Nail
Posted Jun 11, 2015
71% Jurassic World (2015) "Jurassic World bites off more than it can chew but has enough meat to chomp on for a roaring good time. " ‐ Denton Record Chronicle (TX)
Posted Jun 11, 2015
61% Hungry Hearts (2015) "A Woody Allen-esque movie Woody Allen would hate. " ‐ Smells Like Screen Spirit
Posted Jun 5, 2015
50% 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
54% 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
97% 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
92% 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
94% 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
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