Holly Grigg-Spall

Holly Grigg-Spall

Agrees with the Tomatometer 80% of the time.

Holly Grigg-Spall's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film4

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
7% I Know Who Killed Me (2007) "It can only be assumed that this is Lindsay's bid to assume serious actress status. " ‐ Film4
Posted Jul 18, 2014
2/5 27% The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009) "These jokes are fired out like one of those ball-throwing machines used for baseball practice - sometimes they hit and they hurt, sometimes they miss, and sometimes they meet the bat. " ‐ Film4
Posted Oct 23, 2009
4/5 83% Hide (2008) "Every time you think you've got The Hide pegged, and marked it down as one of those small British films, it twists out of reach. A play adaptation that exceeds boundaries and defies expectations. " ‐ Film4
Posted Jun 5, 2009
1.5/5 44% Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009) "Remember where you were when you first saw the 'Hit Me Baby, One More Time' video? For just 102 minutes of your time now you'll be rewarded with a lifetime's-worth of satisfying star-watching. " ‐ Film4
Posted May 1, 2009
2.5/5 27% The Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009) "How very dull it is to watch movies in which the men are lost little boys and women their sanctified saviours. It's demeaning to everyone. " ‐ Film4
Posted May 1, 2009
3/5 84% I Love You, Man (2009) "Making the previously implicit, very explicit - and funny. " ‐ Film4
Posted Apr 17, 2009
1/5 16% I Can't Think Straight (2008) "A should-have-been straight-to-DVD film that ticks enough boxes to make its cinema release an example of affirmative action. " ‐ Film4
Posted Apr 3, 2009
1/5 82% Two Lovers (2008) "Like watching one of those theatre productions in which the child characters are played by adults. Unbearable. " ‐ Film4
Posted Mar 28, 2009
3.5/5 63% Marley & Me (2008) "There's much more to this than just the cute dog. " ‐ Film4
Posted Mar 13, 2009
2.5/5 69% American Teen (2008) "An addictive documentary that'll have you cheering and crying, then waiting for the director to jump out from behind your sofa and say it was all a big joke. " ‐ Film4
Posted Mar 7, 2009
2/5 68% The Universe of Keith Haring (2008) "Disappointingly pedestrian take on Keith Haring's radical art. " ‐ Film4
Posted Feb 27, 2009
2/5 25% Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009) "It's a shame eBay didn't get their hand in here, but then that would have spoiled almost two hours of light-hearted anti-capitalist sentiment from the producer of Top Gun. " ‐ Film4
Posted Feb 19, 2009
2/5 33% 20-seiki shônen: Honkaku kagaku bôken eiga (20th Century Boys 1: Beginning of the End) (2008) "A dry run through of the principle players and scene setting for the real action and adventure to come in installments two and three of this manga based trilogy. " ‐ Film4
Posted Feb 19, 2009
3/5 45% Hotel for Dogs (2009) "All the innocence of the Beethoven film series but with more dogs. " ‐ Film4
Posted Feb 12, 2009
2.5/5 85% Rachel Getting Married (2008) "Anne Hathaway turns up at some nice lady's wedding and rudely upstages her and the proceedings. " ‐ Film4
Posted Jan 23, 2009
4/5 65% Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008) "A film as much about friendship as it is about sex, it's like he's teaching his fans how to grow up gracefully. " ‐ Film4
Posted Nov 14, 2008
4/5 88% I.O.U.S.A. (2008) "A film with an urgent message that uses the medium to its advantage. " ‐ Film4
Posted Nov 14, 2008
1/5 79% A Walk Into the Sea: Danny Williams and the Warhol Factory (2007) "Not what it wishes to be - it's actually a cautionary tale on the abuse of amphetamines. " ‐ Film4
Posted Aug 15, 2008
2/5 34% Space Chimps (2008) "At a time when we are bombarded with dazzling CGI creations, the release of a film with such dull animation is intriguing. A film with clear adult aspirations held back by its supposed audience. " ‐ Film4
Posted Aug 1, 2008
3/5 64% The Aerial (La Antena) (2007) "A stylishly inventive play on silent-era movies that presses political buttons. " ‐ Film4
Posted Aug 1, 2008
2/5 No Score Yet Numb (2008) "Numb doesn't work...It's glib, flip, and cheesy as hell. " ‐ Film4
Posted Jul 8, 2008
3.5/5 64% I Could Never Be Your Woman (2007) "As an older woman who has built her career on a keen understanding of youth culture, she [Director Amy Heckerling] has a lot to say about Rosie's small world. " ‐ Film4
Posted Jul 8, 2008
4/5 62% Kamikaze Girls (2004) "An inventive bittersweet celebration of Japanese youth culture. " ‐ Film4
Posted Jun 6, 2008
1/5 16% Superhero Movie (2008) "A slap in the face with a smirk. This isn't the fun it ought to be. " ‐ Film4
Posted Jun 6, 2008
4/5 84% In Bruges (2008) "A double-act with depth, the cast of In Bruges seize upon an invigorating script and defy expectations. " ‐ Film4
Posted Apr 18, 2008
5/5 93% Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) "A film that should be required viewing nationwide. A good blast of fresh air that sweeps you off your feet. " ‐ Film4
Posted Apr 18, 2008
1.5/5 4% The Hottie and the Nottie (2008) "As Barbara Ellen commented in her 'Observer' column, discussing the treatment of Paul McCartney's ex-wife Heather Mills, feminism should be approached like football: pick your side and stick with it. Even if that means defending The Hottie And The Nottie. " ‐ Film4
Posted Mar 28, 2008
3/5 72% Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert Tour (2008) "This movie either marks the end of civilization or it's just jolly good fun. " ‐ Film4
Posted Mar 14, 2008
3/5 74% Princesas (Princesses) (2005) "Princesas is heartwarming and sporadically surprising, bolstered by beautifully measured performances. " ‐ Film4
Posted Dec 28, 2007
4/5 76% I'm Not There (2007) "A multifaceted diamond of a film. Todd Haynes joyously freewheels through the times of Bob Dylan. " ‐ Film4
Posted Dec 21, 2007
4/5 80% Some Came Running (1959) "A writerly melodrama that whips up some mesmerising performances. " ‐ Film4
Posted May 24, 2003
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