George Perry

George Perry

Agrees with the Tomatometer 82% of the time.

George Perry's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): BBC.com

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 No Score Yet The Nine Lives of Tomas Katz BBC.com
Posted Apr 23, 2003
2/5 No Score Yet Goodbye Charlie Bright BBC.com
Posted Dec 13, 2001
3/5 67% Rollerball (1975) "The performances of star player, James Caan, drawn into the politics behind the sport and John Houseman as a creepy corporate boss, are excellent. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Sep 11, 2001
3/5 88% Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988) "There is a slightly perfunctory air in the way the story unreels as though it's all been done before. Nevertheless, Caine and Martin make a great double act. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Aug 28, 2001
4/5 89% The Firemen's Ball (1968) "Forman's film is a simply observed, broadly comical account of a gala held by a small town's fire brigade to honour the 86th birthday of their past leader. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jul 24, 2001
4/5 84% Merci Pour le Chocolat (2000) "Isabelle Huppert excels as the enigmatic Mika and Anna Mouglalis is a stunning new young talent in one of Chabrol's most intense psychological mysteries. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 25, 2001
4/5 81% Fiddler on the Roof (1971) "It is hard not to feel spine tingles with numbers such as "Sunrise, Sunset", "Miracle of Miracles", or "Do You Love Me?" " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 19, 2001
4/5 92% Champion (1949) "The contrasting black and white cinematography perfectly fits the dark mood. The fight sequences are excitingly and realistically staged. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 13, 2001
5/5 93% The Apartment (1960) "Wilder and IAL Diamond's brilliantly witty screenplay has a serious undertow as it savages corporate ethics and conjugal infidelity. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 13, 2001
5/5 98% Sunset Boulevard (1950) "The best film to capture the transitory nature of film fame. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 13, 2001
3/5 40% Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? (2001) "There are some excellent digs at television's enduring capacity for trivialising serious issues. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 5, 2001
4/5 98% Croupier (2000) "For once here is a British film that is both tough and intelligent, and so well-researched that it will probably tell you more about how casinos work than had it been a documentary. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 5, 2001
2/5 32% All the Pretty Horses (2000) BBC.com
Posted May 21, 2001
3/5 61% When Brendan Met Trudy (2001) "Brimming with sweet Irish charm. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 30, 2001
96% The Dish (2001) "Beguilingly funny. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 23, 2001
4/5 89% Easter Parade (1948) "The slight plot is laced with generous dollops of vintage Irving Berlin songs, several of them staged with dazzling ingenuity. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
2/5 64% Cat People (1982) "The result has a certain cinematic beauty, and Kinski, in particular, plays her role with an appropriate cat-like presence. Yet alongside the 1942 version (produced by Val Lewton, directed by Jaques Tourneur) it is clear which one is the winner. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 100% The Terminator (1984) "One of the most effective science fiction films of recent decades. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
5/5 100% Singin' in the Rain (1952) "There is a wonderful cynicism throughout Singin' in the Rain, with everybody either kidding themselves or pretending to be something they are not. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 97% Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) "The Pythons delivered a classic comedy. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 82% Mildred Pierce (1945) "It is mainly Crawford's triumph, and the most remarkable comeback in Hollywood's history. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 94% Melvin and Howard (1980) BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 100% Mary Poppins (1964) "Disney had done a magnificent job of adapting the PL Travers character to the screen, using cinematic effects to the full in creating an enchanting story. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 90% Lonely are the Brave (1962) BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
5/5 90% Kiss Me Kate (1953) "A treat, on no account to be missed. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 78% Philadelphia (1993) "Arguably, the horror of death from Aids has been sanitized for popular consumption, but nevertheless it is a brave and commendable effort. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 72% Sleepless in Seattle (1993) "Ryan and Hanks, even apart, have the chemistry to make a very agreeable entertainment. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
2/5 60% Lady in the Lake (2006) BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
5/5 94% Fargo (1996) "The beauty of the film is in the subtle detail of the dialogue and performances which continue to enchant on repeat viewings. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
3/5 86% Love and Death on Long Island (1998) BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 78% Sweet and Lowdown (1999) "It is put together so well you can believe that this human misfit with a terrible taste in tailoring, an insatiable thirst for liquor, an appalling way with women, yet with a guitar in his hand seemingly guided by angels, was a real person. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
5/5 99% The Wizard of Oz (1939) "Each time it is shown, this extraordinary film ... embraces a new generation of children who succumb to its magic. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
2/5 35% Where the Heart Is (2000) "So much plot is crammed in, it's like a feature-length soap. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
2/5 68% U-571 (2000) "Alas, it's a noisy, cliche-ridden, incomprehensible mess. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 99% A Hard Day's Night (1964) "Richard Lester's innovative film, the Beatles' debut feature, is a timewarp memento of that brief 1963-4 phase in their history known as Beatlemania. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 86% Sexy Beast (2000) "Glazer's direction is lively and packed with surprises. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
4/5 94% Last Resort (2001) "A remarkably thoughtful and disturbing work. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
4/5 29% Captain Corelli's Mandolin (2001) "In its own right the film works superbly. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
4/5 46% Maybe Baby (2000) "Elton's abrasive romantic comedy is a bumpy, exhilarating ride. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
3/5 55% Malena (2000) BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
3/5 37% Beautiful Creatures (2001) "At least nobody could accuse the director Bill Eagles or his writer Simon Donald of mealy-mouthed timidity. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
3/5 68% About Adam (2000) "Stembridge capably balances the potentially unstable narrative, and the performances are fully rounded. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
4/5 72% Chopper (2001) "Eric Bana ... plays him as an engaging villain with a deft talent for grotesque behaviour and caustic one-liners. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
4/5 90% Cast Away (2000) "For much of the time, Hanks is on screen by himself, his only dialogue addressed to an inanimate ball. A lesser performer would have made it an unendurable ordeal. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
3/5 54% What Women Want (2001) BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
3/5 85% The Emperor's New Groove (2000) "This is the best Warner Brothers cartoon Disney ever made. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
4/5 68% Unbreakable (2000) "Shyamalan has shown himself to be an outstanding master of atmosphere and a riveting storyteller. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
2/5 31% 102 Dalmatians (2000) BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
3/5 75% Quills (2000) BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
2/5 43% The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000) "Pretentious piffle. " ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
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