Glenn Heath Jr.

Glenn Heath Jr.

Agrees with the Tomatometer 76% of the time.

Publications:
House Next Door , Slant Magazine
Total Reviews:
188

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

Showing 51 - 100 of 188
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
2/4 53% Think Like a Man (2012) " Unfortunately, like so many women have prophesied regarding the weaker gender's lack of commitment, there's just not enough follow through. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Apr 16, 2012
2.5/4 80% Jess + Moss (2012) " A strange and intoxicating indie constructed as a series of vignettes that capture two children grappling with the overlap of trauma and nostalgia. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Feb 21, 2012
2.5/4 53% Safe House (2012) " Even when it veers into familiar narrative territory, the instinct and durability of its characters propels Safe House toward an unspoken sense of resolve." — Slant Magazine
Posted Feb 9, 2012
2.5/4 96% Undefeated (2012) " Makes a substantial emotional impact whenever coach Bill Courtney and his powerful words dominate a particular scene." — Slant Magazine
Posted Feb 6, 2012
3.5/4 52% Perfect Sense (2012) " Visually glassy and smooth, Perfect Sense values the dynamic mood of each scene without being overly stylized. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Feb 2, 2012
25% Killer Elite (2011) House Next Door
Posted Jan 31, 2012
—— Matière Grise (Grey Matter) (2012) " One question haunts Kivu Ruhorahoza's Grey Matter: Can film as a medium communicate the unthinkable and unknowable consequences of mass tragedy? " — House Next Door
Posted Jan 16, 2012
3/4 —— Toll Booth (2012) " Both as a character study and modern-day parable, Toll Booth sneaks up on you with its subtle use of repeating motifs and audible cues." — Slant Magazine
Posted Jan 10, 2012
0/4 22% Angels Crest (2011) " Angels Crest opens with the laughter of children at play, but that's the only hint of happiness you'll find in this unflinchingly manipulative and pointless morality play. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Dec 27, 2011
74% La belle endormie (The Sleeping Beauty) (2011) House Next Door
Posted Nov 29, 2011
3/4 74% Rampart (2012) " If Robert Altman had made a cop drama, it might have looked and sounded like Rampart. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 19, 2011
98% The Artist (2011) House Next Door
Posted Nov 19, 2011
88% The Turin Horse (2012) " Tarr and Hranitzky value the art of sacrifice above all other things, vividly sharing their own so that their audience may respect and consider the sublime process of living in a new way." — House Next Door
Posted Nov 17, 2011
83% The Snowtown Murders (2012) House Next Door
Posted Nov 17, 2011
100% Almayer's Folly (2012) House Next Door
Posted Nov 17, 2011
100% This Is Not a Film (2003) House Next Door
Posted Nov 17, 2011
75% Green (2012) " The sudden tonal shift toward the end may rub some viewers the wrong way, but it proves Takal has much more on her mind than the simple character study of young jerks in love. " — House Next Door
Posted Nov 15, 2011
99% A Separation (2011) " A staggeringly sharp drama that charts the collective downfall of many different couplings after a seemingly small disagreement is made exponentially worse by denial, judgment, and guilt." — House Next Door
Posted Nov 15, 2011
2.5/4 93% King of Devil's Island (2011) " King of Devil's Island hits the familiar plot points most prison films cherish (escape attempts, riots, chase sequences), but Hoist's keen directing abilities prove that worn-out film genres can be advanced with the right casting and setting. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 14, 2011
2.5/4 85% Garbo: The Spy (2011) " Using a whirlwind of archival footage, maps, and split screens, Edmon Roch conveys Garcia's reign as Europe's premiere spy in a constantly fluid fashion." — Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 13, 2011
98% This Is Not a Film (2012) " Despite Jafar Panahi's isolation and self-doubt, every frame becomes a wondrous opportunity for expression." — House Next Door
Posted Nov 8, 2011
40% The Evil That Men Do (1984) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 8, 2011
43% J. Edgar (2011) " As J. Edgar clumsily shifts from past to present, indulging Hoover's distrusting historical perspective at every turn, Eastwood's film becomes a suffocating bore of indulgent orating, faux-historiography, and inconsequential dramatic outbursts." — House Next Door
Posted Nov 5, 2011
1/4 0% The Perfect Age of Rock 'n' Roll (2011) " The director manages to instill every moment on the road with a sense of shrill conventionality." — Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 1, 2011
24% Event Horizon (1997) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 1, 2011
2.5/4 79% The Last Rites of Joe May (2011) " Despite some glaring dips into formulaic territory, The Last Rites of Joe May offers center stage to a great performer who's made a career of playing supporting tough guys." — Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 31, 2011
100% Bei qing cheng shi (A City of Sadness) (1989) " A cinematic behemoth, something grand, incomplete, and sweeping. " — House Next Door
Posted Oct 29, 2011
—— Don't Go Breaking My Heart (Daan gyun naam yu) (2011) " Each sprawling urban surface in Johnnie To and Wai Ka-Fai's effortless romantic comedy Don't Go Breaking My Heart is a potential window to heartfelt emotional connection. " — House Next Door
Posted Oct 29, 2011
2/4 70% Sidewalls (2011) " When a film lays all the cards on the table simply to appease the characters' neuroses and insecurities, it becomes self-congratulatory. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 26, 2011
89% Ginger Snaps (2001) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 25, 2011
77% Outrage (2011) " Kitano's pristine direction and smooth camera movement always juxtapose the unsettling action with a beautifully crisp formalism that makes the film increasingly disturbing." — Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 18, 2011
0/4 60% Glitch in the Grid (2011) " An inadvertent and off-putting picture of modern-day slackerdom that says more about the filmmakers than the world at large." — Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 18, 2011
82% Night Moves (2005) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
—— The Lightship (1986) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
59% American Pop (1981) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
100% Lacombe Lucien (1974) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
71% 28 Weeks Later... (2007) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
100% Atlantic City (1980) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
50% The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1995) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
85% Essential Killing (2012) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
100% A Foreign Affair (1948) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
—— Dark Age (Blood Surf 2) (1988) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
—— Le Départ (1967) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
88% The Thin Red Line (1964) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
80% Quatermass and the Pit (Five Million Years to Earth)(The Mind Benders) (1967) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 14, 2011
—— To Be Heard (2010) Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 11, 2011
2.5/4 89% To Be Heard (2011) " Because of Anthony's constant erratic behavior, To Be Heard is often held hostage by his flaky antics and aggressive behavior. " — Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 10, 2011
2/4 93% You Don't Like the Truth: 4 Days Inside Guantanamo (2011) " Omar the martyr overwhelms Omar the human being in this ultimately dry and overtly biased attempt at cinematic protest." — Slant Magazine
Posted Sep 28, 2011
3/4 38% Shit Year (2011) " Cam Archer's Shit Year is a volatile but intoxicating examination of personal emptiness." — Slant Magazine
Posted Sep 27, 2011
2.5/4 80% The Whale (2011) " The film potently address the interconnectedness between seemingly divergent species in fascinating ways." — Slant Magazine
Posted Sep 19, 2011
3.5/4 92% Rebirth (2011) " Rebirth is essentially a platform for discussion and listening, linking the audience and the subjects through a symbiotic relationship of understanding." — Slant Magazine
Posted Aug 29, 2011
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