Mark Robison

Agrees with the Tomatometer 82% of the time.

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

Showing 101 - 150 of 178
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A- 69% May (2003) ""May" is a campy slasher-horror movie - and a classic of the style at that. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
A- 88% Nikita (La Femme Nikita) (1990) "What makes the movie so captivating is Anne Parillaud's wild performance. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
A 100% Unprecedented: The 2000 Presidential Election (2002) ""Unprecedented" is a great way to learn more about one of the biggest stories in American politics. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
A- 72% Das Experiment (The Experiment) (2001) ""The Experiment" keeps your adrenaline pumping nearly from beginning to end. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
A 98% Wings of Desire (1987) "Black and white and slow, but amazingly memorable and touching. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
B 76% Poison (1991) "The overall effect shows a born director following his creative instincts fearlessly. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
D 86% Warnung vor einer Heiligen Nutte (Beware of a Holy Whore) (1971) "Whorendous. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
A 100% Angst Essen Seele auf (Ali: Fear Eats the Soul) (1974) "A movie that's simple and honest. It plays universally and feels particularly relevent in 21st century America. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
B+ 83% There's Something About Mary (1998) "Gross-out laughs with heart. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 16, 2003
A 89% Once Upon a Time in America (1984) "Great scene follows great scene with inventive direction for almost four hours. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 16, 2003
A- 81% The Hours (2002) "I still love it. In fact, I find it life-affirming - its message: to pay attention to the hours because a whole life can be contained in a single day. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 3, 2003
B- 98% Kumonosu Jô (Throne of Blood) (Macbeth) (1957) "Director Akira Kurosawa's "Throne of Blood" has been widely hailed as a masterpiece, but it's impossible to watch free from the shadow of his far superior film "Ran." " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 19, 2003
B 74% Heaven (2002) "It was gutsy for Tykwer to finish the work of a genius. He's mostly successful. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 19, 2003
B+ 92% Blue Collar Comedy Tour: The Movie (2003) "It's a hoot. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 17, 2003
A- 92% Talk to Her (2002) "It's another wild yet thoughtful look at the meaning of life and sexuality from Almodovar. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 17, 2003
A- 78% 25th Hour (2003) "The movie is electric. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 29, 2003
B- 76% Comedian (2002) "Think sausage. It's gristly, filled with fat, and even if you like standup comedy, you might not want to see it done. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 20, 2003
A- 91% Adaptation (2002) "A strange and fascinating movie. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 20, 2003
A 94% Glengarry Glen Ross (1992) "One of the great American movies. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 1, 2003
A 78% Tape (2001) "The actors show great chemistry, reveling in the dialogue as they inspire each other to greater heights. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 24, 2003
A+ 80% Waking Life (2001) "The whole thing comes together in one of those deliriously exciting great leaps forward in film art. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 24, 2003
B+ 83% Real Women Have Curves (2002) "It's just an honest, funny, touching story about a teen-age girl who tries to find her way after graduating high school. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 24, 2003
A 92% Bloody Sunday (2002) "An amazing feat of movie making, "Bloody Sunday" leaves you stunned. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 24, 2003
A+ 95% Ran (1985) "The 1985 film is an unqualified masterpiece. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 24, 2003
A+ 95% Castle in the Sky (1989) "Despite the nonstop action, some deeply meditative lessons lurk beneath. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 21, 2003
A- 100% Kiki's Delivery Service (1989) "One of Miyazaki's simplest and sweetest films. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 21, 2003
A+ 97% Spirited Away (2001) "An explosion of original artwork, weird characters and thought-provoking action " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 21, 2003
B+ 69% Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy (2001) "If you want a cautionary tale about the evils of porn, this ain't it. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 14, 2003
B 69% Personal Velocity: Three Portraits (2002) "Three short stories about women at turning points in their lives, the movie gains power by condensing each story to 30 minutes each. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 14, 2003
A 87% Far From Heaven (2003) "A gorgeous movie that shows us how little we've progressed since the 1950s. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 9, 2003
B- 69% Red Dragon (2002) "The movie is flawed but the DVD is stuffed with extras. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 9, 2003
B 76% 8 Mile (2002) "Better than average rags-to-riches story, but expect to get pinched for a special edition DVD later. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 2, 2003
A- 51% The Man from Elysian Fields (2001) "The tone keeps a marvelous balance between intelligence and pity. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 2, 2003
A+ 91% Straw Dogs (1971) "A deeply fascinating look at violence. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 2, 2003
B+ 48% Jackass - The Movie (2002) "I laughed. I watched it a second time - and I laughed even harder. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 2, 2003
A 48% Femme Fatale (2002) "It's much better than you've heard. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 2, 2003
B 77% A Man and a Woman (1966) "Good for romantics " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 2, 2003
A- 100% Day for Night (1973) "A treat for movie lovers. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 2, 2003
A- 100% Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne (Ladies of the Park) (1964) "Its dialogue still stings, and its heartbreak still rings true. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 17, 2003
A+ 100% Mitt Liv som Hund (My Life as a Dog) (1985) "This bittersweet Swedish film captures childhood as good as any ever made. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 17, 2003
B+ 89% Die Verlorene Ehre der Katharina Blum oder: Wie Gewalt entstehen und wohin sie führen kann (The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum) (1975) "Relevant again. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 10, 2003
B+ 92% Mostly Martha (Bella Martha) (2001) "Great food scenes, good story, real characters. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 6, 2003
A 83% All or Nothing (2002) "Grim but really good. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 27, 2003
A- 81% One Hour Photo (2002) "Creepy movie, nice DVD. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 27, 2003
B+ 87% Living in Oblivion (1995) "Desperately funny. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 17, 2003
B+ 90% Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (2002) "An amazing achievement but it has a few problems. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 17, 2003
D+ 38% Full Frontal (2002) "The whole thing comes off as a bunch of rich actors slumming it for kicks in a faux low-budget flick. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 17, 2003
B 76% My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002) "The family-friendly film avoids pitfalls, but the DVD is skimpy. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 17, 2003
A 83% Thelma & Louise (1991) "An American classic that gets a worthy DVD treatment. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 10, 2003
B 38% Sweet Home Alabama (2002) "Fun and sweet. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 10, 2003
B+ 73% The Piano Teacher (La Pianiste) (2001) "It's a harrowing, difficult film that's only for the most adventurous art-house movie fans. " ‐ Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 30, 2003
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