Duane Byrge

Duane Byrge

Agrees with the Tomatometer 70% of the time.

Duane Byrge's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Hollywood Reporter

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
73% Captivated "[A] full-bodied and thoughtful HBO documentary. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Aug 21, 2015
97% Being Evel (2015) "Both a comprehensive personality profile, as well as a smart depiction of Americana. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Aug 17, 2015
83% Call Me Lucky (2015) "Interspersing clips of his daredevil comedy days in Boston to more recent sojourns at his reclusive upstate New York dwelling, [the] film is both a personality profile and a sociological-political satire of the places and times that Crimmins skewered. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Aug 3, 2015
100% 3 And 1/2 Minutes, 10 Bullets (2015) "This well-constructed, thoughtful documentary could be used as an instructional aide in criminal justice courses, ethics courses, as well as law-enforcement agencies. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 17, 2015
92% Cartel Land (2015) "Cartel Land [is a] spellbinding, verite documentary -- a frontline look at the murderous Mexican drug cartels. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 15, 2015
67% Scrooged (1988) "Despite the juicy, on-the-edge craziness, Murray is able to layer his outrageous histrionics with an inner sensibility, making his ultimate transformation not only believable but Christmas-cheer uplifting. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Apr 7, 2015
89% The Abyss (1989) "Colossally ambitious, this logistically boggling and technically brilliant film from writer-director James Cameron is a visual tour de force, featuring overall, the greatest underwater sequences ever seen on film. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Mar 10, 2015
89% The Breakfast Club (1985) "While meticulously drawn, the film's characters are so stereotypically representative that only the lamest of moviegoers will not determine their respective backgrounds and problems long before the plodding movie does. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 13, 2015
96% Groundhog Day (1993) "While Murray's deadpan putdowns and dry dismissals of provincial peccadilloes are the comic highlights, Groundhog Day is no supercilious rip of small-town U.S.A. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 2, 2015
75% Silkwood (1983) "Extraordinary portrayals of everyday people characterize the contribution of director Mike Nichols' talented diverse cast. Once again, Nichols justifies his past plaudits for bringing the best out of his players. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Nov 23, 2014
100% No No: A Dockumentary (2014) "Radice's filmic delivery breaks sharply from just a sports-story to an intensely personal story as well as a glimpse into the social/political cataclysms of the 1960 and '70s. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Sep 2, 2014
84% Rich Hill (2014) "A hard-eyed but empathetic glimpse into the hardscrabble lives of struggling Missouri folk. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jul 15, 2014
54% Citizen Koch (2014) "While one might agree or disagree with their theme, aesthetically Citizen Koch is feisty. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 5, 2014
93% Bound By Flesh (2014) "A stirring documentary about an exploited pair of Siamese twins who attained notoriety and suffered tragically. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Apr 14, 2014
21% Frankie & Alice (2014) "Throughout, its exhibitionist proclivities are evened-out under director Geoffrey Sax's astute guidance and the intelligent, nuanced performances of Berry and Skarsgard. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Mar 31, 2014
No Score Yet Freedom Summer "veteran filmmaker Stanley Nelson has crafted a searing portrait of those violent, racist times. Intelligently composed and powerfully driven, Freedom Summer is a stirring historical document. It would seem an essential addition for any university library. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 27, 2014
100% The Battered Bastards Of Baseball (2014) "The Battered Bastards of Baseball is not just about baseball. It transcends the game and is a charming anti-establishment yarn that should delight audiences who don't even know an r.b.i. from a balk. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 26, 2014
88% E-Team (2014) "It's a comprehensive portrayal of these people's personal and professional lives. We see what makes them tick. Are they adrenaline junkies? Thrill-seekers? Not at all. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 24, 2014
70% American Promise (2013) "A moving document of what it means to be a minority in an exclusive, high-performing school. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Oct 16, 2013
100% Gideon's Army (2013) "Compelling insight into the staggering pressures faced by court-appointed public defenders. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 24, 2013
76% Anita (2014) "Enthralling and revealing portrait of Anita Hill, whose Senate Judiciary testimony led the country to recognize workplace sexual harassment. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 24, 2013
No Score Yet What They Don't Talk About When They Are Talking About Love (Yang tidak dibicarakan ketika membicarakan cinta) "Touching and brilliantly envisioned story of a young, nearly blind teen's first love. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 23, 2013
No Score Yet Le météore "Delisle blends stark visual images with character voice-overs to convey the hurt and isolation that one family faces because one of its members is imprisoned. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 23, 2013
No Score Yet Halley "Compounding [its] bodily gross-outs, Hoffmann has drenched the film with accompanying tonal annoyances: insect buzzing, metal scrapings and human grunting. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 22, 2013
64% The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear (2013) "A visit to the depressed, rural mire of a nondescript country. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 22, 2013
61% The Summit (2013) "A gripping, cliffhanger document of a deadly trek up the most dangerous mountain on earth where 11 climbers lost their lives. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 22, 2013
38% Stand Up Guys (2013) "Standout performances from Pacino, Walken and Arkin as old-timers prove that losing a step can't keep you off your feet. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Oct 12, 2012
54% Payback (1999) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 10, 2012
No Score Yet Sleepwalker (Meng you 3D) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 10, 2012
92% Mosquita Y Mari (2012) "Heartfelt depiction of first-crush love for two Chicana girls. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 10, 2012
71% The Secret Life of Words (2006) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 10, 2012
No Score Yet The Atomic States Of America (2012) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 10, 2012
93% Indie Game: The Movie (2012) "Compelling glimpse into artistic compulsion in video games. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 10, 2012
83% Sleepwalk With Me (2012) "Crowd-pleasing comedy from stand-up Mike Birbiglia. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 31, 2012
88% The Other Dream Team (2012) "Triumph on the basketball court catalyzes national identity for Lithuania in this historical/magical masterwork. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 24, 2012
No Score Yet Catch .44 (2011) "Although it gives Willis and Whitaker an off-road chance to show off their character-actor chops, there's not much to recommend in this cinematic conceit. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Dec 5, 2011
57% Redemption Road (2011) "Battling-buddy road movie carries viewers on an entertaining ride into blues country. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Aug 3, 2011
No Score Yet Who Killed Diana?: The Evidence (2010) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jul 13, 2011
60% The Veteran (2012) Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 17, 2011
No Score Yet Postales (Postcards) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Apr 19, 2011
83% !Women Art Revolution (2011) "Rich portrait of the Feminist Art Movement. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 15, 2011
80% Attenberg (2012) "Attenberg is distinguished aesthetically by cinematographer Thimios Bakatakis eye for both the beauty of coastal Greece and the hideousness of its mineral factories, conveying, like the film itself, the life-giving and life-taking moments in our lifetimes. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 8, 2011
No Score Yet Becoming Chaz (2011) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 8, 2011
52% Perfect Sense (2012) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 8, 2011
65% Hobo With a Shotgun (2011) "Double-barreled mayhem as if Sergio Leone designed a video-game. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 8, 2011
No Score Yet Hot Coffee (2011) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 27, 2011
69% The Woods (2006) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 25, 2011
67% Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (1973) Hollywood Reporter
Posted Nov 9, 2010
98% Inside Job (2010) "Powerful takedown of the financial services industry and Wall Street greed. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Oct 1, 2010
66% Wild Grass (Les Herbes Folles) (2010) "Technically facile grope at dark romance." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jul 9, 2010
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