Frank S. Nugent

Frank S. Nugent

Agrees with the Tomatometer 88% of the time.

Publications:
New York Times
Total Reviews:
190

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
75% Heroes for Sale (1933) " Many a mystery is less bewildering than Heroes for Sale, which was not intended as a puzzler at all." — New York Times
Posted Jun 5, 2014
97% You Can't Take It with You (1938) " It's a grand picture." — New York Times
Posted Jan 13, 2014
3.5/5 —— Here Comes the Navy (1934) " A fast-moving comedy enriched by an authentic naval setting." — New York Times
Posted Jan 31, 2012
—— Chu Chin Chow (1934) New York Times
Posted Sep 3, 2011
—— The Clairvoyant (The Evil Mind) New York Times
Posted Apr 4, 2011
4/5 100% The Story of Louis Pasteur (1936) " An excellent biography, just as it is a notable photoplay, dignified in subject, dramatic in treatment and brilliantly played by Paul Muni, Fritz Leiber, Josephine Hutchinson and many other members of the cast." — New York Times
Posted Apr 4, 2011
—— Life on the Hortobagy (Hortobágy) (1940) New York Times
Posted Apr 4, 2011
—— House of Secrets (1936) New York Times
Posted Aug 23, 2010
—— Fast and Loose (1939) New York Times
Posted Oct 18, 2008
—— Trouble for Two (The Suicide Club) New York Times
Posted Oct 18, 2008
—— East Side of Heaven (1939) New York Times
Posted May 6, 2008
—— Rosalie (2009) New York Times
Posted May 6, 2008
—— The Real Glory (1939) New York Times
Posted May 6, 2008
5/5 100% Pinocchio (1940) " It still is the best thing Mr. Disney has done and therefore the best cartoon ever made." — New York Times
Posted Mar 10, 2008
3.5/5 —— Louise (1940) " It is not at all likely that Louise will revolutionize either the operatic stage or the motion picture, but it is shorter than the opera, and the general public will find it a lot easier to sit through." — New York Times
Posted Nov 15, 2007
—— Step Lively, Jeeves! New York Times
Posted Jul 21, 2007
—— Thank You, Jeeves! (1936) (1936) New York Times
Posted Jul 21, 2007
—— Ever Since Eve New York Times
Posted Jun 16, 2007
4/5 92% Things to Come (1936) " Things to Come is an unusual picture, a fantasy, if you will, with overtones of the Buck Rogers and Flash Gordon comic strips. But it is, as well, a picture with ideas which have been expressed dramatically and with visual fascination." — New York Times
Posted May 31, 2007
3.5/5 80% Front Page Woman (1935) " If you will keep in mind that this portrayal of newspaper work is a wee bit on the whimsy side, then Front Page Woman can be recommended as a downright amusing photoplay." — New York Times
Posted Mar 24, 2007
—— Nick Carter, Master Detective New York Times
Posted Dec 30, 2006
—— A Slight Case of Murder (1938) New York Times
Posted Oct 28, 2006
—— The Return of Doctor X (1939) New York Times
Posted Oct 14, 2006
4.5/5 100% The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) " Another astonishing chapter in the career of the Monster." — New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
75% Werewolf of London (1935) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
—— Captain Hates the Sea New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
—— She (1935) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
—— Big Brown Eyes (1936) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
—— Charlie Chan in Shanghai (1935) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
88% Wild Boys of the Road (Dangerous Days) (1933) " Wild Boys of the Road... is disappointing, primarily because it might have been so much more than it is." — New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
80% The Invisible Ray (1936) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
100% The Devil-Doll (1936) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
3.5/5 77% Mark of the Vampire " Like most good ghost stories, it's a lot of fun, even though you don't believe a word of it." — New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
—— Dames (1934) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
100% The Raven (1935) New York Times
Posted Aug 8, 2006
2.5/5 71% Un grand amour de Beethoven (The Life and Loves of Beethoven) (2006) " t upsets me just the same to see the musical cart hitched before the cinema horse and then be constrained to admit it was probably for the best." — New York Times
Posted Jul 8, 2006
—— Tsuma yo bara no yo ni (Wife! Be Like a Rose!) New York Times
Posted Jun 24, 2006
—— Five Came Back (1939) New York Times
Posted May 6, 2006
4.5/5 100% The Spy in Black (U-Boat 29) (1939) " U-Boat 29 is the most exciting spy melodrama since the advent of the Second World War." — New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
100% The Petrified Forest (1936) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
83% Charge of the Light Brigade (1936) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
—— The Fighting 69th (1940) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
—— Pigskin Parade (1936) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
2/5 13% Anthony Adverse (1936) " We found it a bulky, rambling and indecisive photoplay which has not merely taken liberties with the letter of the original but with its spirit." — New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
—— The Texans (1938) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
—— Double Wedding (1937) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
100% San Francisco (1936) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
80% The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle (1939) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
100% The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1997) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
—— Golden Boy (1939) New York Times
Posted Mar 25, 2006
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