Glenn Abel

Glenn Abel

Agrees with the Tomatometer 89% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
97% Major Dundee (1965) "Sam Peckinpah's crippled film plays best as a dry run for The Wild Bunch. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Oct 3, 2005
93% No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) "As good as it gets in music documentaries. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Sep 27, 2005
73% Intervista (1984) "Federico Fellini broke through all the walls he could find in 1987's delightfully jumbled Intervista. The maestro created a film about a film about a film. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 1, 2005
89% F for Fake (1974) "Welcome to the philosophical fun house that is F for Fake, stuffed full of questions about the nature of art and authorship, illusion and reality, lies and truth. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 1, 2005
98% Raging Bull (1980) "An underdog in its day and a classic today. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 23, 2005
99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) "Stanley Kubrick's blackest of black comedies. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Nov 18, 2004
97% The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) "Sergio Leone's epic looks good, almost great, restored to its original running time. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 8, 2004
97% Alien (1979) "Alien looks amazing, almost like a new film. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Feb 5, 2004
5/5 100% Indiana Jones - The Adventure Collection "For many fans and videophiles, the Indy Jones trilogy was the holy grail of DVD titles. Paramount met most of their high expectations with this whip-smart set. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 15, 2004
4/5 No Score Yet Rocky & Bullwinkle Show - Complete Season 1 (2003) "The four-disc set packs in 26 shows, more or less as they aired back in the day. The presentation is probably as good as it's going to get -- and it's good enough. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 15, 2004
96% Pumping Iron (2003) "Its in-your-face images of the bodybuilding subculture's well-oiled narcissism both startled and fascinated viewers, making for an unlikely boxoffice hit. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jan 6, 2004
90% The Lion King (2011) "A crown jewel of modern Disney animation. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Oct 14, 2003
100% The Gold Rush (1925) "The Gold Rush has been delighting audiences for almost 80 years -- it's one of the flat-out funniest films made in the silent era or any other. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jul 26, 2003
92% The Great Dictator (1940) "The film remains controversial to this day. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jul 26, 2003
95% Ran (1985) "Kurosawa dares to edit Shakespeare's story lines, adding back stories and deleting major characters, but the motivations and emotions remain true. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 16, 2003
98% Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957) "Widely regarded as one of the most successful film adaptations of a Bard play. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 16, 2003
98% Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) "Roger looks terrific after 15 years. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 14, 2003
89% 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1954) "The talky 20,000 Leagues probably won't thrill kids fresh from The Matrix, but they may be interested to know that the Verne film was the effects marvel of its day. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 14, 2003
86% The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) "By turns, creepy and cheesy, literate and vapid. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 14, 2003
94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) "Today, wistful viewers might ask: Where are Klaatu and Gort when we need them most? " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 14, 2003
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