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
93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) "If you enjoy seeing a veteran actor doing his own stunts in some spectacularly staged ways, you won't want to miss this true crowd pleaser. (Full Content Review - Nudity, Violence, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 31, 2015
23% Vacation (2015) "Most of the individual set pieces are just that -- standalone bits that ultimately don't build up any sort of growing comedic momentum. (Full Content Review - Nudity, Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 29, 2015
58% Southpaw (2015) "'Southpaw' might be just another boxing flick in a long line of such contenders, but it thankfully doesn't pull any of its punches. (Full Content Review - Violence, Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 24, 2015
56% Paper Towns (2015) "While I'm fairly far removed from the target demographic, I found 'Paper Towns' engaging and entertaining enough to warrant a slight recommendation. (Full Content Review - Violence, Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 24, 2015
87% Mr. Holmes (2015) "Featuring Oscar caliber work all around (especially from McKellen), it's one of my favorite films of 2015. (Full Content Review for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 24, 2015
37% Irrational Man (2015) "One of the director's weaker and more easily forgettable efforts. (Full Content Review - Violence, Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 24, 2015
79% Ant-Man (2015) "Thankfully never takes itself too seriously and isn't interested in bashing characters through buildings and streets like an out of control video game. (Full Content Review - Violence, Sexual Content, Profanity, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 16, 2015
20% Self/less (2015) "The film's worst sin is that I never bought into the notion that Ben Kingsley was inside Ryan Reynolds (and that's something I never imagined I'd put in writing). (Full Content Review - Sex, Nudity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 9, 2015
54% Minions (2015) "While there are creative, imaginative, witty & funny moments throughout, the overall effort isn't as entertaining as the series from which the characters have been spun off. (Full Content Review -- Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jul 9, 2015
64% Magic Mike XXL (2015) "It's so over the top and exaggerated that you can't help but chuckle at the oiled up and stripped down audacity of it all. (Full Content Review - Sex, Nudity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 30, 2015
26% Terminator Genisys (2015) " I was entertained just enough by both the action and humor not to mind too terribly the film's various issues. (Full Content Review - Sex, Nudity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 30, 2015
38% Max (2015) "As seen through these adult peepers that have witnessed plenty of boy and his dog stories, this one is far from the cat's meow. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 26, 2015
89% Dope (2015) "The film works best in its first 30 or so minutes as we're introduced to the various characters and watch them interact. (Full Content Review -- Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 18, 2015
98% Inside Out (2015) "The pic works on multiple levels and will play well to all ages, although in different ways for each. (Full Content Review -- Scary Stuff, Violence, etc. -- for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 18, 2015
81% Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015) "If you like your "indie" films smart, fun, funny, touching, heartfelt and bittersweet, I imagine you're going to want to join 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 11, 2015
71% Jurassic World (2015) "If you simply want to watch a few hundred million dollars thrown up onto the screen to showcase another round of dinosaur mayhem, you'll probably walk away satisfied. (Full Content Review - Scary Stuff, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 11, 2015
60% Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015) "If you like your horror films in the form of having things jump out at characters or the camera, you could do worse than this offering. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 4, 2015
95% Spy (2015) "Offers enough laughs to offset the familiarity. (Full Content Review - Sex, Profanity, Violence, etc. - for Parents also available) " ‐ Screen It!
Posted Jun 4, 2015
19% 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
33% 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
50% 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
63% 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
18% 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
61% 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
44% 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
94% 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
53% 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
45% 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
64% 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
30% 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
31% 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
13% 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
72% 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
12% 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
34% 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
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