Edward Douglas

Edward Douglas

Agrees with the Tomatometer 74% of the time.

Edward Douglas'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
5.5/10 13% The Bronze (2015) "A grueling experience to sit through if you're not in on the central joke and Rauch's character. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jan 23, 2015
8.5/10 82% Black Sea (2015) "Fans of previous submarine thrillers should appreciate the tense nail-biter that Macdonald has created. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jan 22, 2015
4/10 27% The Wedding Ringer (2015) "Hard as it tries, The Wedding Ringer is spectacularly unfunny. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jan 15, 2015
3/10 9% Taken 3 (2015) "This time around, the only thing getting taken is your money. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jan 9, 2015
6/10 84% Predestination (2015) "It tends to drag in setting up what may be one of the most unsatisfying and aggravating plot twists in recent memory. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jan 8, 2015
7.5/10 90% A Most Violent Year (2015) " A Most Violent Year is Chandor's take on The Godfather or Scarface, though it's not quite as thrilling or memorable as those classics. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Jan 2, 2015
7.5/10 74% Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015) "Maintains the snarkiness of Mark Millar's writing, while creating something on a much grander scale. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 31, 2014
8.5/10 99% Selma (2015) "Easily one of the most important and relevant films of the year. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 29, 2014
6.5/10 72% Big Eyes (2014) "Fails to convey the material in a particularly creative or inventive way with Waltz's constant scenery-chewing detracting from any insight the story tries to offer. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 24, 2014
9/10 46% The Gambler (2014) "Avoids the typical bombast of the normal crime thriller, instead focusing its efforts at being a densely-scripted character study. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 22, 2014
8.5/10 52% The Interview (2014) "Hilarious, but it's probably going to get us nuked. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 12, 2014
8/10 86% Top Five (2014) "Chris Rock never loses sight of the laughs for his most personal film yet. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 7, 2014
8.5/10 90% Wild (2014) "Reese Witherspoon and the unconventional way Strayed's story is told goes a long way to create a far more lasting experience. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 4, 2014
8/10 51% Unbroken (2014) "Jack O'Connell's performance and the fantastic work done by Jolie and her team make this a far more effective story than one might expect. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 3, 2014
8/10 61% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) "Another grand spectacle that does a fine job wrapping things up without offering nearly as many of the memorable moments of its predecessor. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Dec 1, 2014
9/10 89% The Imitation Game (2014) "A riveting and emotional historical piece that bolsters one of the best performances of the year by Benedict Cumberbatch. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Nov 25, 2014
5.5/10 35% Horrible Bosses 2 (2014) "A lazy and uninspired attempt that barely captures or recreates why the first movie was so hilarious. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Nov 20, 2014
6/10 65% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) "A disappointing follow-up to 'Catching Fire.' You're left feeling as if you've only watched half a movie without the same feeling of anticipation to see what happens next. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Nov 17, 2014
7.5/10 81% Beyond the Lights (2014) "Prince-Blythewood's attempt to create authenticity in a story set within the music business is elevated by having solid actors like Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Nate Parker to bolster it. " ‐ ComingSoon.net
Posted Nov 13, 2014
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 86% 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 92% 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 73% 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 74% 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 84% 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 36% 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 43% 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
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