Kelly Vance

Kelly Vance

Agrees with the Tomatometer 76% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
97% Two Days, One Night (2014) "Their struggles to make ends meet would be recognizable to many Americans as well. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
81% Black Sea (2015) "A modest, tightly wound, straightforward story about a dangerous task performed by disposable men under severe conditions. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
91% Mommy (2015) "You'd think twice about providing Steve a foster home, or an aperitif. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
96% She's Beautiful When She's Angry (2014) "You don't have to rely on Mad Men anymore to explain what a woman's life was like during the post-WWII economic boom. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
96% Red Army (2015) "Bears on ice skates! " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
99% Timbuktu (2015) "Wants us to slow down and think about what we're seeing. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) "Grey may be crass and calculated, but Johnson saves it from being completely forgettable. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
99% Leviathan (2014) "We are very pointedly set down in a place where cynicism rules and the fix is built in. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
59% The Last 5 Years (2015) "The tunes are almost as depressing as the scenario itself. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
86% Merchants Of Doubt (2015) "Scarier than any horror movie. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
97% '71 (2015) "As with most first-class war movies, '71 is undeniably anti-war. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
76% Deli Man (2015) "Pull up a chair and listen. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
62% Maps to the Stars (2015) "Cronenberg is seriously late to the party. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Mar 16, 2015
82% Queen and Country (2015) "Filmmaker Boorman's stroll down memory lane does not bowl us over with rapid-fire hilarity. It soothes us and then melts away unobtrusively. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Feb 25, 2015
89% Still Alice (2015) "Movies about slowly dying characters almost never leave us feeling ennobled or uplifted - they make us feel like suckers. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
33% Blackhat (2015) "Disappointingly inert, lifeless adventure. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
90% A Most Violent Year (2015) "Has the unmistakable flavor of New York's bad old days. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
76% Beloved Sisters (2015) "We wait in vain for that bout of unrestrained passion to put an exclamation point on the threesome. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
98% Mr. Turner (2014) "He is the Man Who Watches. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
99% Selma (2015) "Think of it as "Civil Rights for beginners." " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
71% Big Eyes (2014) "Bad taste is timeless. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
71% Into the Woods (2014) "The story never seems to end. It just keeps lurching on, anti-climax after anti-climax. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
73% American Sniper (2015) "As he begins to doubt, so do we. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
51% Unbroken (2014) "Irony is not allowed, only old-fashioned bravery. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
61% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) "Seems a trifle weary, as if everyone were exhausted and anxious to finally get it over with. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
27% Annie (2014) "The songs are ten times better than the ones in Into the Woods, " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
28% Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) "As dead as the Dead Sea Scrolls. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
89% The Imitation Game (2014) "Solid historical drama about someone who changed the world but is unknown today. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
95% A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014) "More than just an unusually effective horror shocker. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
90% Wild (2014) "There's something about a cinematic road trip that circulates the juices, stirs the pheromones. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
85% Antarctica: A Year on Ice (2014) "You'll want to wear a sweater to the theater. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
82% The Homesman (2014) "Fits securely into the "new wave" of ultra-realistic (read: surly and grubby) oaters. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
88% Foxcatcher (2014) "We leave the theater with a queasy feeling, as if we've stayed too long at a peep show. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
51% Low Down (2014) "A must-see for a very particular audience. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 23, 2015
79% The Theory of Everything (2014) "Stephen Hawking is the best thing that's ever happened to Redmayne's career, and The Theory of Everything is a treat. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 5, 2015
94% Love Is Strange (2014) "We've seen our share of dramas and sitcoms about LGBT couples, but very few that have the wit and style of Ira Sachs' Love Is Strange. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Jan 4, 2015
85% The Princess and the Frog (2009) "Disney's return to hand-drawn animation pays off triumphantly in this charming, tune-filled romantic comedy. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Dec 7, 2014
91% The Joy of Life (2005) "An essay on loss and suicide that nevertheless transcends its own gloom to become a cool, gray, gorgeous tone poem, the epitome of doomed San Francisco romanticism. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Nov 7, 2014
69% Laggies (2014) "Minimal corn and maximum congeniality. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Nov 7, 2014
72% Interstellar (2014) "Interstellar is not a terrible movie, it's just such a chore. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Nov 7, 2014
95% Nightcrawler (2014) "Despite the grisly trimmings and Gyllenhaal's unhinged performance, it's coldly analytical and dry as a bone. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Nov 7, 2014
93% Birdman (2014) "Keaton's eternal antsy-ness is on magnificent display. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Nov 7, 2014
95% Whiplash (2014) "One of the most impactful student-teacher yarns in many moons. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Nov 7, 2014
98% The Overnighters (2014) "A documentary that reflects a perfect storm of American social and economic problems. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Oct 24, 2014
77% Fury (2014) "Brad Pitt takes Europe away from the Nazis again. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Oct 17, 2014
81% Lilting (2014) "Lilting stars wilting from its very first scene. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Oct 17, 2014
78% Kill the Messenger (2014) "Just about the saddest movie of the season, particularly for men and women in the news industry. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Oct 17, 2014
82% The Two Faces of January (2014) "It's pretty to look at, at any rate. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Oct 17, 2014
88% Gone Girl (2014) "Their character hell is our luxuriant garden of human folly. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Oct 17, 2014
35% Hector And The Search For Happiness (2014) "Aggressively harmless. " ‐ East Bay Express
Posted Oct 17, 2014
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