Leonard Maltin

Leonard Maltin

Agrees with the Tomatometer 75% of the time.

Leonard Maltin'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) "A Summer Blockbuster worth the title: in MI's fifth installment, the Cruise gung-ho approach cements why he's a true movie hero! " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jul 30, 2015
96% Listen To Me Marlon (2015) "A first-rate, first-person dissection of his life by the talented, charming and oft-troubled actor, Brando. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jul 29, 2015
87% Mr. Holmes (2015) "What a pleasure it is to be in the presence of Ian McKellen, who dominates the screen in Mr. Holmes. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jul 24, 2015
86% Inception (2010) "We can only marvel at what writer-director Nolan has thought up and executed so well. But he doesn't know when to stop. Every level leads to another level. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jul 20, 2015
85% Trainwreck (2015) "Amy Schumer scores a smash with a little help from Judd Apatow. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jul 17, 2015
79% Ant-Man (2015) "Ranks, on every front, as one of the best from Marvel's universe! " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jul 17, 2015
81% Testament Of Youth (2015) "Brittain's autobiographical story of substance is a timely reminder of the hard choices made when going to war. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jun 5, 2015
95% Spy (2015) "Everything about "Spy" works which makes it the one to beat as the best comedy of the year. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jun 4, 2015
50% Tomorrowland (2015) "Optimistic spirit makes up for flaws in "Tomorrowland." " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted May 21, 2015
76% Good Kill (2015) "Intimate and absorbing with a timely message that's right on target. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted May 15, 2015
98% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "Furiously on-target for action junkies and fan-boys... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted May 15, 2015
74% Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) "Joss Whedon set a higher bar with the first "Avengers" (2012) and tried, in many ways, to top it here. He got close... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted May 5, 2015
85% Far From the Madding Crowd (2015) "Carey Mulligan captures the effervescent determination of Thomas Hardy's literary heroine in this onscreen adaptation. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted May 5, 2015
92% Ex Machina (2015) "With Ex Machina writer/director Alex Garfield delivers a science fiction film full of concepts and ideas versus overblown visual effects. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Apr 10, 2015
81% Furious 7 (2015) "Takes no names. Saves no places... The racing franchise continues bigger and better... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Apr 3, 2015
2.00 42% Effie Gray (2015) "A skilled cast fails to lift a morbidly recounted true tale... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Apr 3, 2015
53% Woman in Gold (2015) "A wholly captivating Mirren makes Woman in Gold a positive film-going experience... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Apr 2, 2015
83% While We're Young (2015) "In filmmaker Baumbach's contemporary comedy, Stiller and Watts never lose sight of their connection with each other even while examining their life choices. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Mar 27, 2015
29% Get Hard (2015) "Kevin Hart gives his all, but infectious energy does little to rescue the heavy-handedness of Get Hard. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Mar 27, 2015
78% Danny Collins (2015) "This likable movie rises or falls on Al Pacino's ability to convince us that he's an aging pop star... and he does. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Mar 20, 2015
2.5 31% Chappie (2015) "As with District 9, the interaction between the title character and his human co-stars is seamless and absolutely real... In fact, the film's visuals are its primary achievement. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Mar 6, 2015
2.1/2 96% Wild Tales (2015) "This is a crowd pleasing movie... Sad to say, I'm not in agreement with the crowd... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Feb 20, 2015
79% McFarland USA (2015) "One of Kevin Costner's finest performance... A well-told story told that is full of heart " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Feb 20, 2015
25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) ""Fifty Shades of Grey," which gingerly crosses over into the questionable subject mark, may not be the film some of the book's readers were hoping to witness. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Feb 17, 2015
96% Red Army (2015) "No need to be a sports fan to become enthralled with "Red Army." The documentary held me in its grip from start to finish. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jan 23, 2015
49% Cake (2015) "The main attraction in "Cake" is Aniston... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jan 23, 2015
52% The Humbling (2015) "Pacino excels in "The Humbling," a complex drama which seems, almost, tailor-made for the actor. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jan 23, 2015
73% American Sniper (2015) "Bradley Cooper vanishes into the character of Chris Kyle... " ‐ indieWIRE
Posted Jan 16, 2015
89% Still Alice (2015) "Julianne Moore is the main reason to see "Still Alice. " " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jan 16, 2015
98% Paddington (2015) "A good-hearted film... as witty and clever as it is charming... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jan 16, 2015
97% Two Days, One Night (2014) "Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, comme d'habitude, deliver first-rate, suspenseful drama with an approach not unlike the cinéma vérité style associated with documentary filmmaking... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Jan 9, 2015
90% A Most Violent Year (2015) "Turning to a treacherous era in New York, filmmaker J.C. Chandor has structured a most compelling story without displaying every detail for easy access and understanding. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 31, 2014
99% Leviathan (2014) "A film of heartbreak and humor, which tells a story of considerable size and weight...yet despite its ambitions there is not an ounce of pretense. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 31, 2014
72% Big Eyes (2014) "Adams adds another excellent performance to her formidable résumé, with an equally impressive show by Waltz who plays her bellicose husband with panache and a chilling edge. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 29, 2014
99% Selma (2015) "David Oyelowo is as believable in a quiet domestic scene as he is in his most majestic moments, in filmmaker Du Vernay's skillful re-creation of this period in recent American history. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 29, 2014
2.1/2 51% Unbroken (2014) ""Unbroken" effectively portrays Zamperini's trials and pays proper tribute to his life, but falls short by failing to provide the vicarious experience of witnessing its hero's redemption. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 29, 2014
73% American Sniper (2015) "Not a single false note nor a wasted moment exists in "American Sniper." " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 26, 2014
71% Into the Woods (2014) ""Into the Woods," a movie adaptation of the Broadway musical, is one of this year's best films. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 26, 2014
2.1/2 46% The Gambler (2014) "Original and atypical "The Gambler," though intriguing, is ultimately less than satisfying. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 26, 2014
98% Mr. Turner (2014) "The evocation of time and place in "Mr. Turner," transports us to 19th century England in such a convincing way, we're never aware of the effort... Spall is astonishing. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 19, 2014
61% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) "With some of the most exciting hand-to-hand combat I've ever seen portrayed onscreen the final film in "The Hobbit" trilogy really delivers the goods. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 19, 2014
50% Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014) ""Secret of the Tomb" is pure fun with more than its share of surprises and action set-pieces... " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 19, 2014
2.00 27% Annie (2014) "Quvenzhané Wallis has a thousand-watt personality and is the main reason kids (and families) will find this Annie appealing. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 19, 2014
86% Top Five (2014) "'Top Five' is a welcome transition for Chris Rock, who has always been funny; here he artfully blurs the lines between real-life and fiction. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 11, 2014
2.1/2 73% Inherent Vice (2015) "Anderson succeeds in creating a world all its own, rich in atmosphere and detail... Phoenix holds the film together with his amusing performance as a guy who doesn't take himself too seriously. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 11, 2014
90% Wild (2014) "We feel as if we're experiencing every step of this expedition along with Witherspoon who has, as Cheryl Strayed, seldom been better. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 5, 2014
89% The Imitation Game (2014) "One of the year's finest films; I could happily watch 'The Imitation Game' again. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Dec 1, 2014
65% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) "All the moving parts operate seamlessly in 'Mockingjay;' the first half of 'The Hunger Games' Trilogy. This is a series that gets better with each installment. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Nov 20, 2014
2.3/4 77% Rosewater (2014) "Stewart does a great job of avoiding clichés in his first time feature as writer-director, but the emotional tie that was needed in order to make a connection with the main character was missing. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Nov 14, 2014
82% The Homesman (2014) ""The Homesman" is much more than a Western and to bring his austere vision to life, Jones surrounded himself with people of exceptional talent. " ‐ Leonard Maltin's Picks
Posted Nov 14, 2014
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