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Kevin Lally

Kevin Lally

Agrees with the Tomatometer 79% of the time.

Kevin Lally's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film Journal International, Hollywood Reporter

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
55% Madagascar (2005) "A likeable and loose-limbed addition to the ever-growing CGI family. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 26, 2007
74% War of the Worlds (2005) "Reconfirms Spielberg as a master of action, here seamlessly integrating spectacular visual magic into the most mundane and familiar settings. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 26, 2007
82% Hustle & Flow (2005) "Audiences will be seduced into setting aside their moral qualms and rooting for this hip-hop hustler. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 26, 2007
75% Zathura (2005) "A lively, imaginative tall tale that should thrill young audiences and engage their parents. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
87% Brokeback Mountain (2005) "Annie Proulx's beautiful, delicate short story...has been transformed into a beautiful, delicate movie under the masterly direction of Ang Lee. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
84% King Kong (2005) "A phenomenal popcorn movie that eclipses the original in several respects, but inevitably owes a huge debt to the powerful imagery and innovation of the 1930s landmark. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
51% The Producers (2005) "The play is everything in this uneven movie, which is alternately groan-inducing and side-splitting. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
72% Eight Below (2006) "It's the canine players who carry the movie and will capture the hearts of viewers young and old. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
57% Kinky Boots (2006) "It's cheerful, predictable and far from edgy, but buoyed by a likable cast and a standout performance by the versatile Chiwetel Ejiofor. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
53% Wah-Wah (2006) "Grant has crafted a handsome period piece that never betrays his first-timer status. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
74% Cars (2006) "There's a lot of heart and soul--complemented by some of the most eye-popping visuals the computer-animation pioneer has ever devised. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
76% Superman Returns (2006) "Singer has crafted a generally exciting and dazzling entertainment. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
90% Half Nelson (2006) "The gifted young actor Ryan Gosling elevates Half Nelson from a project fraught with credibility issues into a surprisingly persuasive character study " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
57% Confetti (2006) "A textbook example of what happens When Improv Falls Flat. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
51% For Your Consideration (2006) "Isn't quite as on-target as [Guest's] previous efforts, but his talented troupe again delivers more giddy laughs than just about any other comedy out there. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2007
47% The Holiday (2006) "Seduces with its attractive cast and delectable real estate. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Dec 7, 2006
31% Running With Scissors (2006) "Murphy's adaptation is bright, lively and fast-paced, but the movie is relentless in its outlandishness. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Dec 1, 2006
95% Pan's Labyrinth (2006) "Pan's Labyrinth is another jewel in a fast-expanding line of movie gems. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Nov 29, 2006
85% Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang (2005) "A true comeback for Black and stars Downey and Kilmer, Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang is smart smart, fun fun. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 22, 2005
95% Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005) "A delight from first frame to last. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 22, 2005
38% Flightplan (2005) "Director Schwentke swoops around his giant set with an energetic style that keeps this widescreen film from becoming too claustrophobic. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 6, 2005
93% The Squid and the Whale (2005) "A funny, poignant and layered portrait of a literary family in freefall. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 6, 2005
65% Trilogia: To livadi pou dakryzei (The Weeping Meadow) (2004) "If you can ride out its rhythms, you'll come away with some indelible images. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 6, 2005
46% The Boys and Girl from County Clare (2004) "This tale of longstanding sibling rivalry set against a Ceili music competition doesn't score any points for originality, but it's a likeable enough 90-minute outing, especially for Eirephiles. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Mar 24, 2005
64% Robots (2005) "Though it takes a while to find its (ball) bearings, Robots is a consistently inventive visual experience. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Mar 24, 2005
56% The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) "Murray's dry humor goes a long way toward making an essentially reprehensible character into a slyly entertaining portrait of middle-aged angst, egoism and neediness. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Dec 10, 2004
97% The Incredibles (2004) "Bird's satiric take on suburbia, conformity and forced notions of equality is surprisingly sophisticated and biting for an animated feature, matched by a visual panache that is often breathtaking. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Dec 8, 2004
81% Ray (2004) "Often immensely enjoyable. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Dec 8, 2004
88% Bad Education (2004) "It embraces the intellect while never failing to entertain. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 19, 2004
92% Tarnation (2004) "Not only very good indeed, but something bracingly new: a home-movie phantasmagoria that's simultaneously an uncompromising autobiographical confession, saga of tragic family dysfunction, touching love story, and hypnotic avant-garde collage. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Sep 11, 2004
55% P.S. (2004) "The performances of Linney and co-star Topher Grace and the offbeat sensibility of co-writer and director Dylan Kidd make for a generally delightful romantic comedy. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Sep 11, 2004
55% Remember Me, My Love (2004) "Stylish art-house entertainment, but beware the reflection you may see in this comically dysfunctional family portrait. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 21, 2004
65% Coffee and Cigarettes (2004) "The segments are uneven, some so wispy they all but evaporate off the screen, but the ones that work prove once again that Jarmusch is one of the most dryly amusing, smartest and original independent filmmakers around. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 8, 2004
64% Facing Windows (2004) "Provides a fine showcase for a rising star of Italian cinema, Giovanna Mezzogiorno ... and a final salute to an Italian veteran, Massimo Girotti. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 8, 2004
81% The Manchurian Candidate (2004) "An ambitious example of intelligent summer counterprogramming, this is one remake that doesn't cannibalize the greatness of the original. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 8, 2004
71% Napoleon Dynamite (2004) "Whether audiences laugh at or with them, the motley denizens of Preston, Idaho, and Napoleon Dynamite seem poised to win a devoted fan base. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 8, 2004
88% Shrek 2 (2004) "May not be as novel and refreshing as the 2001 original, but there's no shortage of energy and visual creativity here. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 8, 2004
93% Spider-Man 2 (2004) "This spectacularly engaging comic-book fantasy is a textbook example of what a mass-audience movie ought to be. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 8, 2004
93% Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004) "Kaufman's scripts have always centered on human vulnerability and neediness, but this is his most mature and genuinely affecting tall tale to date. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Mar 16, 2004
55% The Girl Next Door (2004) "Young moviegoers who think Risky Business is old business should find the new model provocatively entertaining. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Mar 16, 2004
78% The Saddest Music in the World (2004) "Proudly outside the mainstream, but adventurous audiences looking for a uniquely diverting time will be glad Guy Maddin is staying the course. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Mar 16, 2004
86% Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (2004) "Dabbles in darkness, but it's a quirkily appealing Danish / Scottish diversion. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Feb 17, 2004
73% Intermission (2003) "This genuine sleeper is proof that a small budget doesn't matter when you've got a terrific script and a great acting ensemble to bring it to life. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Dec 20, 2003
85% Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003) "Crowe and Bettany previously worked together to splendid effect in A Beautiful Mind, and their teamwork here lifts this manly movie to an unusually civilized plane. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Nov 15, 2003
38% Brother Bear (2003) "Solid entertainment for the kid audience. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 28, 2003
75% Intolerable Cruelty (2003) "Anyone who feels nostalgia for the classic age of screwball comedy will get a charge out of Intolerable Cruelty. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Oct 11, 2003
87% Mystic River (2003) "One of [Eastwood's] boldest and most soulful films to date. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Sep 16, 2003
95% The Station Agent (2003) "Like many a Sundance film, The Station Agent is something less than its festival buzz, but it's an often-gratifying vehicle for several likeable and talented actors. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Sep 16, 2003
82% Matchstick Men (2003) "Both an offbeat character study and a tricky fable about con men, Matchstick Men should delight audiences with its engaging performances and genuinely unexpected surprises. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Aug 30, 2003
45% Lucia, Lucia (2003) "Roth, Becker and especially Álvarez-Novoa are all charming performers, but this self-consciously tricky tale of secrets, passion and intrigue doesn't linger beyond the closing credits. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jul 26, 2003
77% Seabiscuit (2003) "A little too earnest for its own good, Seabiscuit is nonetheless an admirable effort boasting marvelous movie craft and solid performances. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jul 22, 2003
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