David Cornelius

David Cornelius

Agrees with the Tomatometer 75% of the time.

Biography:
David Cornelius is a writer, critic, and member on the Online Film Critics Society, currently writing for eFilmCritic, Hollywood Bitchslap, and DVD Talk. He lives in Cincinnati with his wife, daughter, cats, dog, and DVD collection. Cincinnati-area TV audiences may recognize him as the host of "Friday Night Fu", the local classic martial arts cinema showcase airing weekly on WKRP-TV. He apologizes in advance for loving "Superman III".
Publications:
DVDTalk.com , eFilmCritic.com , Hollywood Bitchslap , Popcornworld
Critics' Group:
Online Film Critics Society
Total Reviews:
1224
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio, home of Johnny Fever.

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

Showing 51 - 100 of 1224
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
3.5/5 —— Casino Royale (1998) " What begins as a lightweight piece of low budget glamour quickly melts into a rougher, more dangerous tale." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Jan 19, 2010
2/5 25% Fame (2009) " It's as if the franchise was remade as a Pepsi commercial." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jan 13, 2010
2.5/5 15% The Other Man (2008) " A good character study lost in the haze of bad thriller gimmickry." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jan 11, 2010
3.5/5 71% Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging (2008) " It's such a sweet, funny movie, completely honest about hormones and young love." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jan 11, 2010
4.5/5 83% Gretchen (2009) " A daring, original, and ultimately very touching work." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jan 11, 2010
1/5 6% The Accidental Husband (2009) " Sub-lousy hackneyed crapola all the way, a complete disaster, one of the year's worst movies." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Dec 23, 2009
4/5 —— Tom Wilson: Bigger Than You (2009) " The album title was right: Tom Wilson is funny, with an exclamation point." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Dec 16, 2009
3.5/5 —— Election Day (2009) " An imperfect document of an imperfect American day." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Dec 16, 2009
4/5 —— Astro Boy - Vol. 5 (2009) " It's not often you get a kids' cartoon asking its viewers what it means to be human." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Dec 1, 2009
3.5/5 —— Astro Boy - Vol. 4 (2009) " Maintains most of what makes the franchise work." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 27, 2009
1/5 21% Planet 51 (2009) " The movie's idea of big laughs is an extended anal probe joke." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Nov 25, 2009
3.5/5 —— Astro Boy - Vol. 3 (2009) " Remains faithful enough to the franchise to avoid disappointment." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 22, 2009
4/5 —— Astro Boy - Vol. 2 (2009) " Smart and exciting entertainment for kids and parents alike." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 22, 2009
4/5 —— Astro Boy - Vol. 1 (2009) " An engaging, imaginative, and delightful slice of sci-fi adventure." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 22, 2009
1/5 —— Meteor: Path to Destruction (2009) " It isn't so much "scientifically feasible" as it is "stupid yet awesome thing Michael Bay wishes he thought up." Um, yay?" — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 11, 2009
2.5/5 —— Dungeons & Dragons - The Complete Animated Series " The show's creators display grand ambitions, and yet it's all too often undone by the limitations of the 1980s kiddie cartoon format." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 11, 2009
4/5 70% La Habitación de Fermat (Fermat's Room) (2009) " The filmmakers have us hooked with a terrific mystery and the challenge of a good puzzle." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 11, 2009
2/5 29% Brúðguminn (White Night Wedding) (2008) " A bitter mush of random emotions." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Nov 11, 2009
2.5/5 —— Doctor Who - Delta and the Bannermen (2002) " Rushed, confused, and wildly uneven." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Oct 21, 2009
4/5 85% Rumba (2008) " It's impossible not to love these weirdos." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Oct 21, 2009
4/5 78% The GoodTimesKid (2005) " The film says so much while saying so little, and it leaves us smiling over its silent wonders." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Sep 11, 2009
1/5 12% Delgo (2008) " How do you go ten years and not notice how lousy your script is?" — DVDTalk.com
Posted Sep 7, 2009
3/5 15% The Tiger's Tail (2006) " A messy but absorbing mystery." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Sep 7, 2009
1.5/5 —— Kong - 5-Disc Collector's Edition (2007) " Kong sounds like a bad round of Mad Libs where the show's producers tossed out a series of late-90s buzzwords: internet, cloning, kung fu." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Sep 6, 2009
3/5 —— Inheritance (2006) " Simple but stunning." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 28, 2009
3.5/5 40% My Dinner with Jimi (2003) " We can groan over those terrible wigs all we want, but by the end of the picture, we're still taken in by Kaylan's dizzying story." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 28, 2009
4.5/5 67% Chasseurs de Dragons (Dragon Hunters) (2008) " an astounding work of the imagination that deserves to be discovered, shared, and loved." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 28, 2009
5/5 92% Ponyo (2009) " Lately, when I want to smile, I just think of Ponyo." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Aug 25, 2009
1/5 —— Superfriends - The Lost Episodes (2009) " The "lost" season is an eight-episode exercise in terribleness and bizarre idiocy." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 24, 2009
2/5 62% The Tigger Movie (2000) " Even at a brief 77 minutes, we're left feeling the story and its characters have been stretched too thin." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 24, 2009
4/5 60% A Perfect Getaway (2009) " It works because it's smart, knows it's smart, announces to us that it's smart - then backs off and lets the suspense and dark comedy mix." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Aug 23, 2009
2/5 35% G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009) " This is an action film highlight reel, with any sense of story or purpose shoved to the corners." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Aug 23, 2009
4.5/5 —— Alzheimer's Project (2009) " The sheer quantity of information can be overwhelming, as can the emotional power of the stories told. But these films are an invaluable educational tool." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 22, 2009
1/5 —— House of Terror (The Five at the Funeral) (1975) " Ninety minutes of non-stop shrill." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 19, 2009
2/5 —— UFO: Target Earth (1974) " UFO: Target Earth isn't a very good movie, but it's sorta fascinating in spots, with a relentlessly eerie mood." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 19, 2009
1/5 —— Bloodstalkers (1990) " An odious mix of hixploitation, revenge thriller, slasher flick, and Ford administration-era bleakness." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 19, 2009
1.5/5 —— Blood Thirst (Blood Seekers)(The Horror from Beyond) (2006) " It's all very "mad scientist dungeon," minus the excitement." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 19, 2009
1/5 —— I Eat Your Skin (2011) " An utterly square attempt at early-60s hipness." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 19, 2009
1/5 —— The Cremators (2005) " Barely tipping seventy minutes, The Cremators still feels far too long." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 19, 2009
1/5 —— Hobgoblins (1988) " Without the MST3K assist, Hobgoblins is impossible to watch." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 19, 2009
4/5 86% La Ventana (The Window) (2008) " A character portrait that's sharply restrained and tightly constructed." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Aug 11, 2009
4/5 —— Shadowheart (2009) " Here we have a bad guy so expertly crafted, in both script and performance... Macfadyen is utterly captivating." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 4, 2009
1/5 20% Gooby (2009) " This should be, by all accounts, a horror movie. It is instead a Canadian family comedy. So, you know, same difference." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 3, 2009
1.5/5 —— Zorro: Generation Z - Vol. 1 (2009) " It could easily pass as one of the bottom-barrel action cartoons produced during the "extreme" trend of the 1990s." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Aug 3, 2009
1/5 31% Two Thousand Maniacs (1964) " It's boring, it's shrill, and it's obnoxious." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jul 28, 2009
1/5 —— This Stuff'll Kill Ya/The Year of the Yahoo - Double Feature (2003) " Lewis' films are shoddy and amateurish at best and completely unwatchable at worst." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jul 28, 2009
1/5 —— Swamp Girl/Swamp Country (2002) " Its best asset is its badness." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jul 28, 2009
2/5 —— Speed Lovers/Thunder in Dixie (2006) " So bizarre... you just can't turn away." — DVDTalk.com
Posted Jul 28, 2009
2/5 22% G-Force (2009) " G-Force has a script on autopilot, assuming that any old assortment of fart jokes, cheesy one-liners, and chase scenes will be enough to appease tots." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Jul 23, 2009
5/5 84% Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) " We leave the theater with the rush of breathless anticipation mixed with a pinch of worry." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Jul 20, 2009
2/5 63% Eldorado (2009) " A clutter of unwelcome quirks and left-field developments." — eFilmCritic.com
Posted Jul 14, 2009
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