Jim Judy

Jim Judy

Agrees with the Tomatometer 81% of the time.

Jim Judy's reviews (from any publication) always count toward the Tomatometer because this critic is a Tomatometer-approved critic.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
14% Aloha (2015) "Will probably have viewers and especially critics wanting to say hello to it, but having no problem saying good-bye. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted May 28, 2015
50% San Andreas (2015) "When the filmmakers take such mayhem to an absurd level and then pile on the dangers and obstacles, the film finds the right sort of guilty pleasure tone and appeal. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted May 28, 2015
32% Poltergeist (2015) "Much ado about nothing that needed to be rebooted in the first place. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted May 22, 2015
49% Tomorrowland (2015) "I liked it enough to give it a recommendation. The visual effects are top-notch, and the storyline is interesting enough to keep us engaged. (Full Content Review -- Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted May 21, 2015
98% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "A pedal to the metal cinematic excursion unrivaled by most any action flick -- especially in the car chase action sub genre -- of the past decade. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted May 14, 2015
43% The D Train (2015) "Unsuccessful at being a funny, if ribald R-rated comedy, or an examination of how deep old high school wounds might run. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted May 8, 2015
74% Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) "Okay as a diversion but nowhere close to matching any number of other singular superhero movies. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 30, 2015
62% The Water Diviner (2015) "As in many of his previous roles, Crowe brings a credible & heartfelt gravitas to his character, & one can easily feel his pain and empathize with that and his quest. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 24, 2015
19% Little Boy (2015) "One of those films that oozes with all-too-obvious manipulation, but nonetheless manages to be entertaining enough to just barely overlook or at least not mind the trickery. (Full Content Review -- Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 24, 2015
92% Ex Machina (2015) "A heady piece of sci-fi, fleshed out with terrific performances, a smart script, solid special effects & expert direction. So far, it's one of the best films of 2015. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 24, 2015
54% The Age of Adaline (2015) "The pic thankfully never goes over the side into full-out hokeyness or, worse yet, maudlin melodrama. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 24, 2015
62% Unfriended (2015) "Decidedly low-budget and low on true scares. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 17, 2015
49% True Story (2015) "An okay if underwhelming 100 or so minutes where the only real question and related drama is whether the accused is guilty or not. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 17, 2015
6% Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 (2015) "Your enjoyment (or not) of the material will depend solely on whether you find James' portrayal of this character entertaining. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 17, 2015
93% Monkey Kingdom (2015) "Another winning entry in Disneynature's collection of easily accessible documentaries. (Full Content Review -- Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 17, 2015
51% Woman in Gold (2015) "This one only comes off as adequate and doesn't hit the emotional moments as hard as it should have. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Apr 3, 2015
47% Home (2015) "It all goes down fairly easily...but it also contains a lot of material that feels like little more than filler. (Full Content Review -- Violence, Crude Humor, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 27, 2015
67% A Girl Like Her (2015) "Should be required viewing in high schools around the nation to address this issue. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 27, 2015
31% Insurgent (2015) "Alas, while the special effects are decently done and the action scenes adequately handled, we don't really care. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 20, 2015
96% It Follows (2015) "Delivers enough scares for those looking for them. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 20, 2015
60% Run All Night (2015) "Runs out of gas and initial viewer interest long before things play out pretty much as most everyone will easily predict. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 12, 2015
11% Unfinished Business (2015) "The film's biggest issue is its awkward lurching back and forth between the goofy and/or risqué material and more serious issues. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 6, 2015
62% The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015) "As was the cast the first time around, the simple presence of the cast makes it all go down fairly easy. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 6, 2015
30% Chappie (2015) "This offering not only suffers from a severe case of derivativeness, but sheer stupidity and an overall inability to engage the viewer beyond an occasional moment. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Mar 6, 2015
14% The Lazarus Effect (2015) "The flick simply isn't good, be that from a scientific, moral or just a way to raise goose bumps standpoint. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Feb 26, 2015
56% Focus (2015) "With a few extra passes through the scriptwriting phase, this could have been a classic for the genre. As it stands, it has its moments, but the best come early. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Feb 26, 2015
79% McFarland USA (2015) "While there's really not much new here (aside from playing in a sport that rarely gets the time of day in Hollywood) 'McFarland, USA' hits enough of a decent stride (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Feb 20, 2015
71% The DUFF (2015) "The chemistry between Whitman and Amell is decent enough to overcome some issues and rough spots. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Feb 20, 2015
25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) "It's a bland experience occasionally interrupted by bouts of nudity and related naughty bits. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Feb 13, 2015
13% Seventh Son (2015) "Not a cinematic abomination but clearly nothing good let alone great. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Feb 6, 2015
25% Jupiter Ascending (2015) "Likely to go down as one of Hollywood's costliest and biggest messes. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Feb 6, 2015
35% Project Almanac (2015) "Far more fun and entertaining in its first half than in the second when the action, peril and ramifications of messing around with time take over. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 30, 2015
82% Black Sea (2015) "Macdonald creates a suitable claustrophobic setting for his tale to unfold, and it efficiently does so over the film's 115-some minute runtime. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 30, 2015
38% Black or White (2015) "Doesn't convincingly delve much deeper than the superficial and stereotypical. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 30, 2015
49% Cake (2015) "Aniston fully fills out the role in truly believable and credible ways, delivering what's easily her best dramatic performance to date. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 23, 2015
13% Mortdecai (2015) "It's heavy on doses of double entendres, slapstick and zaniness, but completely bereft of any laughs or true entertainment value. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 23, 2015
11% The Boy Next Door (2015) "'The Boy Next Door' does a horrible job channeling 'Fatal Attraction' and deserves to replace its unfortunate bunny in the stove top pot. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 23, 2015
98% Paddington (2015) "Filled with wit, adventure, comedy, and lots of heart, 'Paddington' should make most everyone who sees it feel all warm and fuzzy inside. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 16, 2015
73% American Sniper (2015) "Eastwood keeps the tension ratcheted up high and Cooper delivers what's arguably his best performance to date. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 16, 2015
73% Inherent Vice (2015) "Despite previously proving he has the ability to juggle lots of characters in multiple storylines, Anderson fumbles a bit here. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jan 9, 2015
51% Unbroken (2014) "Good when it should have been great. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 25, 2014
99% Selma (2015) "It's one of the best films of 2014. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 25, 2014
71% Into the Woods (2014) "While I'll give it a slight recommendation, it just didn't do much for me. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 25, 2014
46% The Gambler (2014) "It's easy enough to watch, but it didn't engage me any more than watching some high roller do his or her thing at a casino with thousands on the line. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 25, 2014
72% Big Eyes (2014) "Burton delivers what could be one of his most conventional pics. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 25, 2014
50% Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014) "I don't think this latest installment of 'Night at the Museum' signals it's time for renovations. Rather, it's more like the exhibit should be closed for good. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 19, 2014
61% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) "What's present works decently enough for wrapping things up. (Full Content Review -- Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 17, 2014
89% The Imitation Game (2014) "When I first saw the film several months ago, I proclaimed it to be the best picture of 2014. Having just re-watched it after seeing the rest of the contenders, I stand by my assessment. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, etc. - also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 12, 2014
86% Top Five (2014) "There are a fair number of decent -- if decidedly adult -- laughs to be had. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 12, 2014
27% Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) "Feels rushed yet overlong and oddly incomplete. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Dec 12, 2014
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