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Josh Bell

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/5 58% Houdini and Doyle: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "It's a forgettable time-filler that doesn't aspire to anything more. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 28, 2016
4/5 88% Green Room (2016) "Every edit, camera movement and line of dialogue in the movie propels it toward its inevitable bloody end. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 28, 2016
2/5 8% Mother's Day (2016) "Like its predecessors, Mother's Day is the movie equivalent of a bargain-bin greeting card, expressing only the most superficial, generic sentiments. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 28, 2016
2.5/5 71% Miles Ahead (2016) "Anyone not already familiar with his work will learn virtually nothing about one of jazz's most important figures. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 21, 2016
2.5/5 76% Elvis & Nixon (2016) "The entire encounter amounts to little more than the famous photo, and the story behind it was perhaps better left to mystery. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 21, 2016
2/5 16% The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) "Much of Winter's War looks garish and plastic, with its style ripped off from other, more popular fantasy franchises. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 21, 2016
3/5 90% City Of Gold (2016) "While the movie may overstate Gold's brilliance, it's still a relatively entertaining look at the world of food and food criticism. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 13, 2016
3.5/5 93% The Night Manager: Miniseries (TV, 2016) "Writer David Farr and director Susanne Bier make the undercover work and the spy-agency infighting equally riveting. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 13, 2016
2/5 31% Criminal (2016) "After a fairly tense opening featuring Reynolds, the movie gets bogged down in an incoherent terrorism plot, along with absurdly sappy scenes of Jericho discovering human emotions. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 13, 2016
2.5/5 94% The Jungle Book (2016) "The tone is an awkward mix of savage jungle naturalism and cuddly animal antics, and it only confuses things further when the filmmakers throw in a couple of songs from the original movie. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 13, 2016
3.5/5 83% Midnight Special (2016) "Eventually, Nichols fills in enough details to make for a satisfying climax, while leaving things vague enough not to undermine the earlier ambiguity. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 7, 2016
2.5/5 51% Demolition (2016) "Demolition can't decide on which deeply meaningful bit of symbolism is most important to Davis' narcissistic journey of self-discovery. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 7, 2016
2/5 19% The Boss (2016) "There are a handful of funny moments, but they're few and far between in a movie that never quite figures out what kind of joke it's trying to make. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Apr 7, 2016
2/5 94% Eye In The Sky (2016) "It's hard to imagine a movie making the audience root for the bombing of a little girl, but Eye in the Sky sure comes close. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 30, 2016
2/5 24% Rush Hour: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "Without unique star power to carry it, it's just another dull procedural on a network already filled with them. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 30, 2016
2/5 28% My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016) "What once had a certain unique perspective has become just another tired brand extension with no reason to exist other than to exploit its audience's nostalgia and goodwill. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 25, 2016
3/5 70% The Catch: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "The first episode sets up a storyline with limited long-term potential, but it's entertaining and stylish enough to be worth following to see where it leads. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 23, 2016
2/5 27% Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) "It's like an entire TV season condensed into a chaotic highlight reel, simultaneously way too long and not nearly long enough. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 23, 2016
3/5 81% Hello, My Name is Doris (2016) "The movie is a bumpy ride at times, but, like Doris, it has its heart in the right place. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 23, 2016
1.5/5 32% The Bronze (2016) "The movie is smugly self-congratulatory in its efforts at both edginess and sentimentality, while succeeding at neither. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 16, 2016
1.5/5 12% The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016) "Woodley remains a solid actor, but she's defeated by the incoherent script and the surprisingly terrible special effects. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 16, 2016
3.5/5 89% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) "Trachtenberg keeps the tension high, and even with the knowledge that something monstrous is likely lurking in the background, the movie remains unpredictable. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 10, 2016
2/5 40% Flaked: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "Takes eight half-hour episodes to tell a meandering, listless story that could easily be told in half the time (or less) in a feature film. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 9, 2016
3.5/5 65% Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016) "Fey finds a perfect middle ground between sarcasm and vulnerability. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 3, 2016
3.5/5 98% Zootopia (2016) "A winning, gorgeously animated story about anthropomorphic animals living in relative harmony in a bustling metropolis. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Mar 3, 2016
1.5/5 12% Gods Of Egypt (2016) "A cacophony of garish special effects and loud, blustery action. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 25, 2016
2/5 79% Eddie The Eagle (2016) "The movie is phonier and more manipulative than the prefab backstory video packages that air during the actual Olympics. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 25, 2016
3/5 54% Triple 9 (2016) "Begins with an exciting, superbly crafted heist sequence that recalls Michael Mann's Heat, setting up expectations that the rest of the movie mostly fails to meet. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 25, 2016
1/5 33% Fuller House: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "They've successfully recaptured the terribleness of Full House, while updating it with new terribleness marketed at a self-aware, pseudo-ironic audience of millennials. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 25, 2016
1.5/5 53% Risen (2016) "Reynolds manages to take the story of Jesus' resurrection and turn it into CSI: Jerusalem. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 18, 2016
3.5/5 96% Son of Saul (2015) "Son of Saul is effective not necessarily because of its emotional story, but because of the way Nemes draws the audience into that story. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 17, 2016
2.5/5 61% Race (2016) "Hopkins renders it all in broad strokes, with a bland, TV-movie flatness. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 17, 2016
2/5 49% How To Be Single (2016) "Pays lip service to liberating its female characters as it marches them through the same old cliches. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 12, 2016
2.5/5 80% 11.22.63: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "Feels like something ABC might have aired in 1997. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 11, 2016
2/5 24% Zoolander 2 (2016) "A dizzying cavalcade of celebrity cameos in place of jokes. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 11, 2016
3/5 83% Deadpool (2016) "The story is nothing special, but Reynolds and Miller make it fun by sheer force of their enthusiasm for the material. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 11, 2016
3.5/5 80% Southbound (2016) "As the narrative rises and falls, the dark mood remains consistent. " ‐ Film Racket
Posted Feb 4, 2016
3.5/5 97% 45 Years (2015) "Rampling's performance is as strong as any she's given in the past five decades, and it anchors a movie that's sometimes too understated for its own good. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 4, 2016
2.5/5 85% Hail, Caesar! (2016) "The Coens are less successful at combining those sporadically entertaining elements into a cohesive movie. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Feb 4, 2016
2/5 97% The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "A story that was exhaustively scrutinized at the time it occurred proves just as exhausting two decades later. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 28, 2016
3/5 63% The Finest Hours (2016) "The movie delivers the expected excitement, slathered in an uplifting score and a few platitudes about courage. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 28, 2016
3/5 86% Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) "At this point, there's really nothing new to discover in a Kung Fu Panda movie, but it's still nice to see old friends every so often. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 28, 2016
2/5 17% The 5th Wave (2016) "Starts out as a rote survival narrative before taking a turn for the absurd. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 22, 2016
2/5 70% Baskets: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "Chip's sad life is neither funny nor moving; it's just a parade of discomfort, for both the characters and the audience. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 20, 2016
2.5/5 58% The X-Files: Season 10 (TV, 2016) "The episodes are all mediocre versions of familiar X-Files templates. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 20, 2016
2.5/5 59% DC's Legends of Tomorrow: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "While some of the action is impressive, it's in service of such silly, borderline nonsensical storytelling that even hardcore geeks might find it a bit much. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 20, 2016
2.5/5 92% Anomalisa (2015) "Instead of finding the sublime in the mundane, Anomalisa turns out to just be mundane. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 20, 2016
1.5/5 30% Mojave (2016) "Monahan allows the existential meandering to overpower the story. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 20, 2016
2/5 72% Billions: Season 1 (TV, 2016) "Billions is at heart a self-consciously titillating soap opera, another example of a Showtime series making all the wrong efforts to appear serious and daring. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 14, 2016
4/5 96% Mustang (2015) "A wonderfully refreshing experience. " ‐ Las Vegas Weekly
Posted Jan 14, 2016
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