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James Verniere

James Verniere

Agrees with the Tomatometer 74% of the time.

James Verniere's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Boston Herald

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
B 68% Dough (2016) "Pryce and Holder have a nice mismatched father-son vibe as the curmudgeonly baking whiz and rascal apprentice, respectively, and Davis is fun as the hissable villain of the piece. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 29, 2016
A minus 100% Older Than Ireland (2016) "Another Irish cultural gem from Alex Fegan of The Irish Pub. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 22, 2016
A minus 88% Green Room (2016) "Blue Ruin, Green Room? They're both bloodbaths. Jeremy Saulnier is breakout splatter-movie auteur. Stewart is terrifying. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 22, 2016
D plus 16% The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) "Let it go. Really. Mediocre, derivative unnecessary sequel. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 22, 2016
A 97% Sing Street (2016) "Another marvelous movie-music hybrid from Dublin auteur John Carney. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 22, 2016
B plus 76% Elvis & Nixon (2016) "Lightweight, but worth seeing for Spacey and Shannon. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 22, 2016
B plus 92% Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016) "Combine "Black-ish" with "Straight Outta Compton" and voila. A "Barbershop" movie for Obama-era America. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 15, 2016
A minus 97% The Dark Horse (2016) "If there were any justice in the Academy Awards, Curtis would be a front runner for Best Actor for this "Raging Bull"-level performance. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 15, 2016
A minus 94% The Jungle Book (2016) "Tyger, Tyger, burning bright indeed. Elba's voice work is one for the ages. Marvelously cast and visually lush. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 15, 2016
A minus 49% Hardcore Henry (2016) "An insane first-person shooter action-movie blast. Go, Henry. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 8, 2016
B 71% Take Me To The River (2016) "Yet another dysfunctional family drama indie film, writer-director Matt Sobel's Take Me to the River has its flaws. But on the whole, this is an impressive feature debut. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 7, 2016
C plus 83% Midnight Special (2016) "Close Encounters of the Spielberg Kind. Big build up to disappointing ending. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 1, 2016
B plus 20% I Saw the Light (2016) "Standard biopic stuff, but strong cast. Loki can sing (and play). " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 1, 2016
A 88% Everybody Wants Some!! (2016) "Dazed and Confused meets Before Sunrise, an Animal House for a new generation. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 1, 2016
B plus 63% Creative Control (2016) "Better and a lot sexier than "Ex Machina" and "Her." Virtual reality sex thriller is a fun Brooklyn-hipster ride. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 18, 2016
B plus 70% Remember (2016) "A diabolically clever, geriatric "Memento" set up, magnificent cast. Slight let down at the end. Plummer outstanding. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 18, 2016
A 94% Eye In The Sky (2016) "Game of Drones, indeed. Excellent ensemble cast, nerve-shattering, technological high-wire act. Mirren, Rickman (sigh) and Abdi in top form. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 18, 2016
D 12% The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016) "The worst in a bad and derivative series. Is the next one Abhorrent? " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 18, 2016
B minus 46% Knight of Cups (2016) "Another Malick trip down the rabbit hole. Not unpleasant, just hollow and superficial. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 11, 2016
D 89% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) "Derivative, risible, paltry. Bring back M. Night Shyamalan, all is forgiven. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 11, 2016
B plus 80% The Wave (Bolgen) (2016) "Nifty Norwegian disaster movie. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 4, 2016
B minus 24% London Has Fallen (2016) "Not as good as Olympus, and too much like Paris, but Butler is still fun to watch. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 4, 2016
100% Only Yesterday (2016) "Director Takahata captures the interplay of past and present and painful and poignant childhood milestones with great insight and artistry, complete with haunting memories of a poor classmate, TV shows and poetry of Japanese Zen master Matsuo Basho. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Feb 29, 2016
C minus 12% Gods Of Egypt (2016) "#EgyptSoWhite. Ridiculous and pointless. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Feb 26, 2016
A 100% Jag är Ingrid (Ingrid Bergman in Her Own Words) (2015) "Marvelous portrait of icon Bergman's life and work by Stig Bjorkman. Narrated by Alicia Vikander. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Feb 12, 2016
A minus 83% Deadpool (2016) "Amazing feature debut by Tim Miller. Plays to Reynolds strengths. Best opening credits ever. Funny and raunchy as heck. Zoolander who? " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Feb 12, 2016
D 24% Zoolander 2 (2016) "Enough already. A tiresome exercise in pointless celebrity cameos. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Feb 11, 2016
D 43% Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016) "Jane Austen spins in grave. Dreck. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Feb 5, 2016
B 86% Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) "Fun, but It's the same movie over again. I've had enough dumplings, thanks. Ski-doosh. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
B 30% Mojave (2016) "Film noir enthusiasts should get a kick out of Poe Dameron playing Max Cady. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
B plus 100% 2016 Oscar Nominated Shorts - Animated (2016) "These mostly accomplished Oscar nominated shorts display more diversity than the #OscarSoWhite nominees. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
B minus 63% The Finest Hours (2016) "Casey Affleck is the best thing about this Cape Cod-set, true-rescue-story film. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
D 17% The 5th Wave (2016) "Low rent knockoff The 5th Wave is boring teenage wasteland. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 22, 2016
A minus 96% Son of Saul (2015) "A harrowing and unique Holocaust film from Hungarian Laszlo Nemes. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 22, 2016
A minus 97% 45 Years (2015) "Brit veterans Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay triumph in drama about a marriage. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 22, 2016
B plus 9% The Forest (2016) "If you like J-horror, you're going to like this nifty, little Japan-set hybrid. The talented and appealing Dormer plays American twins. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 8, 2016
A 82% The Revenant (2015) "Spectacular, mind-boggling imagery. DiCaprio is towering. A triumph of cinema art. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 8, 2016
A minus 88% The Big Short (2015) "As entertaining as it is infuriating. Hilarious and horrifying. Best ensemble of the year. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
A minus 94% Carol (2015) "Intoxicating, romantic. Blanchett and Mara are year's most romantic couple. Beautifully filmed in Super 16mm. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
A minus 61% Joy (2015) "Jennifer Lawrence is this generation's greatest female lead. Here's why. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
A minus 75% The Hateful Eight (2015) "A violent, profane Western with operatic monologues as well as blood and guts. Another great Tarantino cast. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
B plus 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) "A return to the levity of the original trilogy. Ford is as good with zingers as he is with blasters. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 16, 2015
B 70% The Danish Girl (2015) "Tepid, pretty, sugarcoated biopic. Vikander makes it worth seeing. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 11, 2015
B 79% Macbeth (2015) "Spectacular looking, full of less sound than fury, signifying not very much. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 11, 2015
A minus 73% Youth (2015) "Ravishing, elegant, elegiac, no one evokes the great tradition of Italian cinema like Sorrentino. Fonda blazes. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 11, 2015
A- 60% Fat (2015) "Rodriguez just slays this role. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 8, 2015
A minus 76% The Good Dinosaur (2015) "The Good Dinosaur is fun and spectacular-looking. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 25, 2015
A minus 94% Creed (2015) "The best "Rocky" film since the original. Stallone is Oscar caliber. Jordan is a star. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 25, 2015
C 25% Victor Frankenstein (2015) "Did you say, Eye-gor? More like eyesore. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 25, 2015
A minus 92% Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict (2015) "She called the Guggenheim, "My uncle's garage." She was the link between two art continents. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 20, 2015
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