Edward Douglas

Edward Douglas

Agrees with the Tomatometer 74% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
8/10 88% Foxcatcher (2014) "The slow pace won't be for everyone, but watching three actors give such riveting performances in the telling of such a fascinating character piece more than makes up for it. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Nov 10, 2014
9/10 79% The Theory of Everything (2014) "A brilliant and beautiful film that gives us a more personal and intimate look at this amazing genius of a man than we've ever seen before. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Nov 5, 2014
9/10 85% Revenge of the Mekons (2014) "Definitely a movie to see for true fans of British music, as it shows another layer of the punk and post-punk music scene that should be appreciated. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 30, 2014
9/10 95% Nightcrawler (2014) "Absolutely intense, a fantastic debut by Dan Gilroy with Gyllenhaal giving an unforgettable performance that shows him achieving the next level as an actor. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 30, 2014
8.5/10 72% Interstellar (2014) "Nolan's love letter to space travel and the exploration of the stars may require some patience, but it offers an incredible emotional payoff along with its visual spectacle. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 27, 2014
8.5/10 98% Citizenfour (2014) "Shows another side to Snowden and the reasons for what he did in a fairly unedited fashion and that's largely what makes it the perfect coda to Snowden's story. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 21, 2014
4/10 8% The Best Of Me (2014) "Corny, dumb and predictable and rife with clich├ęs, it's Dawson's Crap. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 16, 2014
8/10 77% Fury (2014) "Quite an achievement for director David Ayer in creating something far more expansive and cinematic than some of his earlier films. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 15, 2014
9/10 93% Birdman (2014) "May be hard to wrap one's head around, but it's easily one of the most thought-provoking films of the past ten years, maybe more. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 11, 2014
3.5/10 72% Inherent Vice (2015) "P.T. Anderson's most uninspired work to date and mostly a worthless waste of time. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 4, 2014
10/10 95% Whiplash (2014) "Few movies can achieve the highest benchmark of 'perfection,' and movies like Whiplash only come along once in a blue moon. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 2, 2014
8/10 31% Men, Women & Children (2014) "Another fine step forward for Jason Reitman as a filmmaker, although for some, the film's message may be a little on-point. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Oct 1, 2014
88% Gone Girl (2014) "For those who expect cinematic mastery from everything David Fincher does, this doesn't seem like anything special compared to his high watermarks. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 28, 2014
6/10 76% Beloved Sisters (2015) "A forgettable non-event ... almost as aggravating as David Cronenberg's A Dangerous Method. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 26, 2014
7.5/10 94% Eden (2015) "An ambitious look at a very specific time that works better than other similar attempts. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 26, 2014
7.5/10 84% Listen Up Philip (2014) "What may be one of Jason Schwartzman's funniest roles to date. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 26, 2014
8/10 66% Jimi: All Is by My Side (2014) "A refreshing change from other musical biopics as it shows other sides to the rock legend that we haven't had a chance to see before. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 24, 2014
8.5/10 81% Tracks (2014) "A beautiful and inspirational story, and a real filmmaking coup for Curran which should be getting a far more high-profile release than it's being given. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 17, 2014
8/10 35% Hector And The Search For Happiness (2014) "Has such a good heart that you leave the theater smiling, which is not something we get very often nowadays. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 17, 2014
7/10 89% The Drop (2014) "A perfectly respectable crime-drama that's only hindered by the fact it feels redundant to a genre that's already become fairly oversaturated. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 10, 2014
7/10 41% This Is Where I Leave You (2014) "Shawn Levy's cast often makes up for the routineness of the film's overused premise. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 7, 2014
6/10 47% The Judge (2014) "Despite a strong cast, it's obvious where the problems lie: a weak script and a director working beyond his ability to make the movie work dramatically. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Sep 5, 2014
8.5/10 99% Starred Up (2014) "One of the best prison dramas you're likely to see in some time, but the real stand-out is the introduction of Jack O'Connell " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 26, 2014
7/10 35% The November Man (2014) "Make no mistake that the film has issues, but it also has some fun action scenes and ultimately one can see Brosnan doing more with the character in the planned sequel. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 26, 2014
7/10 44% Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) "A relatively worthy follow-up loses some luster from the time passed while still delivering the originality of Miller's visuals and Rodriguez's flair for action. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 21, 2014
8.5/10 94% Love Is Strange (2014) "Sachs goes for subdued subtlety and winds up with a beautiful and unforgettable film. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 19, 2014
8/10 86% The Trip To Italy (2014) "As enjoyable as the first movie was, its follow-up successfully evolves that formula into an equally enjoyable film. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 12, 2014
5.5/10 36% The Giver (2014) "It's hard to get excited about a movie based around such a bland premise that never ventures too far beyond the most obvious and expected places. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 12, 2014
7/10 68% The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014) "Despite how predictable and obvious this movie made itself, it still managed to win me over and resonate by the end. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 8, 2014
9/10 70% What If (2014) "For everyone still trying to make the perfect modern romantic comedy, What If comes the closest thanks to brilliant writing and a terrific cast at the top of their game. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Aug 5, 2014
8.5/10 80% Get On Up (2014) "A thoroughly entertaining film. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 30, 2014
9/10 91% Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) "Possibly one of the funniest (and strangest) Marvel movies yet, James Gunn and his cast deliver an infinitely entertaining space opera that's really something quite special. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 24, 2014
7/10 66% Lucy (2014) "Luc Besson makes an entertaining but often inane sci-fi action movie that mainly works due to Scarlet Johansson's presence on screen. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 23, 2014
8.5/10 88% A Most Wanted Man (2014) "Having one of the world's finest actors in a near-perfect role for him goes a long way to create a character and plot-driven film that pays the greatest homage to the author's work. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 23, 2014
7.5/10 51% Magic in the Moonlight (2014) "Magic in the Moonlight has Woody Allen's usual irrepressible charm that will appeal to those who have stuck with him through thick and thin. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 18, 2014
6/10 17% Sex Tape (2014) "A fantastic but far-too-short appearance by Rob Lowe and some well-timed quips by Rob Corddry are not enough for this high concept comedy to deliver on the promised laughs. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 15, 2014
9/10 98% Boyhood (2014) "With a brilliant filmmaking experiment that works beyond belief, Linklater continues to prove himself as one of the strongest character-driven filmmakers out there. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 8, 2014
8.5/10 90% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes (2014) "A brilliantly-realized successor to a solid franchise reboot. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 5, 2014
7.5/10 28% Deliver Us from Evil (2014) "The combination of demonic possession and the police procedural makes the film far more satisfying than it might have been otherwise. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 1, 2014
7.5/10 28% Deliver Us from Evil (2014) "There isn't a ton of reinventing the wheel in terms of demonic possession or the police procedural, but the combination of those two genres makes it far more satisfying than it might have been otherwise. " ‐ ShockTillYouDrop.com
Posted Jul 1, 2014
9/10 97% Life Itself (2014) "If you ever wanted to find out what drives someone like Roger Ebert's passion for film, essentially what makes a great film critic like him tick, then this is one of the year's must-see docs. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jul 1, 2014
7.5/10 83% Begin Again (2014) "Enough satisfying chemistry between its two leads as well as another terrific soundtrack, which makes it easier to overlook some of its less credible moments. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jun 27, 2014
8/10 95% Snowpiercer (2014) "Bong brings enough straight action to the mix that even those put off by the more bizarre characters should ultimately dig what he's done with the material. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jun 24, 2014
8/10 23% Third Person (2014) "Those looking for something closer to a European film than the dramas we normally get from American filmmakers, should appreciate the cinematic experience Haggis has created. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jun 18, 2014
5/10 90% Obvious Child (2014) "It's hard to warm up to a movie when you hate its central character and it's also frustrating when a comedy about stand-up goes out of its way to be so unfunny. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jun 5, 2014
7.5/10 81% The Fault In Our Stars (2014) "An effective tearjerker that benefits from its strong script and the presence of Woodley, who really shines in a more dramatic role. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jun 5, 2014
9/10 77% Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon (2014) "A wonderfully-made doc that's full of pleasant surprises and a terrific portrait of someone who has deliberately remained fairly hidden from the world at large while his clients have become huge stars. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jun 3, 2014
8/10 85% 22 Jump Street (2014) "A worthy successor to the first movie with exactly the right combination of jokes and action that it's not likely to disappoint too many people. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jun 3, 2014
5/10 33% A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014) "Might as well just be an extended episode of 'Family Guy' set in the West. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted May 28, 2014
8.5/10 97% We Are the Best! (2014) "A charming delight that's going to leave you wanting to form your own punk band on leaving the theater. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted May 27, 2014
9/10 90% Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow (2014) "The best action movie of the summer ... combining its innovative sci-fi premise with the type of high-gauged action James Cameron delivers so effortlessly. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted May 22, 2014
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