Michael Brody

Michael Brody

Agrees with the Tomatometer 65% of the time.

Biography:
Contributor, FilmHobbit.com
Publications:
CinemaBlend.com
Total Reviews:
43

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

Showing 1 - 43 of 43
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
2.5/5 55% Lords of Dogtown (2005) " More or less equivalent to skater porn." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted May 28, 2005
4/5 91% Downfall (Der Untergang) (2004) " A blitzkrieg of a story: attacking with full force at a lightning pace." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Feb 22, 2005
3/5 33% The Phantom of the Opera (2005) " For all of its references to the deceptions of appearance, there's actually nothing underneath the surface of this film. " — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Dec 21, 2004
4/5 36% Conspiracy of Silence (2004) " Does not profess to answer the question of celibacy; it merely asks it." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Nov 22, 2004
4/5 78% A Very Long Engagement (2004) " Easily one of the best films ever made to focus on the effects of war over the battles themselves." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Nov 8, 2004
2/5 7% Surviving Christmas (2004) " Maybe the producers brought this movie out more than two months before Christmas to prevent themselves from spoiling it." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Oct 20, 2004
2.5/5 28% Around the Bend (2004) " There is good drama trying to make its way to the surface in Around the Bend." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Sep 23, 2004
1.5/5 64% Ghost in the Shell 2 - Innocence (2004) " The film is a pile-on of a sequel, adding next to little to complement the original." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Sep 5, 2004
3/5 86% Zatôichi (The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi) (2003) " It is in the action that the film?s most prominent flaw lies." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jun 4, 2004
3/5 74% Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004) " A simple, brain-dead chuckler that might as well have been called Dude, Where's My Burger?" — CinemaBlend.com
Posted May 25, 2004
3.5/5 39% Man on Fire (2004) " A vicious, uncompromising look at the effects of a kidnapping in Latin America." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Apr 22, 2004
2.5/5 25% Never Die Alone (2004) " Its messy narrative ultimately sends it straight into the gutter." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Mar 25, 2004
2.5/5 13% Agent Cody Banks 2 - Destination London (2004) " What good is saving the world if you can barely save yourself?" — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Mar 9, 2004
2/5 29% Club Dread (2004) " It's as if the cast were high and we're still sober." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Feb 27, 2004
4/5 46% Eurotrip (2003) " You'll be begging for the next joke to fall flat just for a moment of relief." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Feb 19, 2004
3.5/5 12% Catch That Kid (2004) " Catch That Kid is this year's Agent Cody Banks, which, incidentally, was last year's Spy Kids." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jan 31, 2004
2.5/5 6% Gigli (2003) " Gigli fails in the same vein as another star-studded flop, The Bonfire of the Vanities, so that it wears the guise of a perfectly normal film while there is still much wrong with it." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jan 10, 2004
4/5 89% In America (2003) " Director Jim Sheridan proves himself as an expert storyteller once again." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Nov 9, 2003
3.5/5 84% Scarface (1983) " A coked-up version of The Godfather and The Godfather Part II without a family to feel sympathy for." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Oct 15, 2003
1/5 10% Weekend at Bernie's II (1993) " Bernie himself is the only sign of life." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Oct 10, 2003
3.5/5 50% Weekend at Bernie's (1989) " A film like Weekend at Bernie's should be commended for being smart enough to be so dumb." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Sep 6, 2003
3.5/5 23% Jeepers Creepers 2 (2003) " I feel optimistic about a horror series that is willing to layer subtext beneath a toy-shop full of tricks." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Sep 1, 2003
3/5 49% Unfaithful (2002) " Gere is convincing in a role that he most likely would have not taken even five years ago." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Aug 20, 2003
3/5 41% Freddy vs. Jason (2003) " Since the fight is a success, the film can be marked as one." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Aug 15, 2003
1.5/5 48% S.W.A.T. (2003) " A by-the-book history lesson on every cop action movie made in the last fifteen years." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Aug 8, 2003
2/5 20% Freddy's Dead - The Final Nightmare (1991) " A film that so conclusively promises to be the last entry in the popular Nightmare on Elm Street series that the title tries to prove it twice." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Aug 6, 2003
4/5 78% Tape (2001) " A testament to why blockbuster junkies like me should turn off the Dolby digital and turn on the IFC every now and then." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Aug 3, 2003
2.5/5 81% Thirteen (2003) " Is there anyone in the world who has not already figured out that growing into a teenager is difficult?" — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jul 30, 2003
2.5/5 24% Lara Croft Tomb Raider - The Cradle of Life (2003) " Too conscious that both critics and audiences alike united to practically riot at the disappointment of the first Tomb Raider adventure." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jul 25, 2003
81% Stuart Little 2 (2002) " In these hardened times, this positive image should remind viewers across the country that this is still a beautiful city, gorgeous day or otherwise." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jul 25, 2003
2/5 23% Bad Boys II (2003) " An empty-headed bubble of testosterone that explodes in the viewer's face, potentially scarring them for the duration of the film." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jul 19, 2003
3/5 17% The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) " These Gentlemen are certainly extraordinary, but The League is nothing out of the ordinary." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jul 8, 2003
4.5/5 87% The Matrix (1999) " The story is so smart and full of surprises, you may begin to wonder what the Super Mario Brothers would have been like if they had used their brains to save the day." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted May 7, 2003
3/5 21% Joe Somebody (2001) " There is a definite threat behind this man's eyes." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Apr 25, 2003
2/5 26% Cradle 2 the Grave (2003) " A flavorless package of aimless gambits and empty characters." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Feb 25, 2003
4/5 87% Metropolis (Metoroporisu) (2002) " One of the most important animated films ever made." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Feb 21, 2003
5% The Avengers (1998) " Whatever The Avengers was in its original form has been made worse by a horrendous hack job that leaves us with a movie that could have been fantastic." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Feb 15, 2003
3.5/5 49% The Safety of Objects (2001) " A vivid tableau that shows us the simplicity and quiet beauty of suburbia." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Jan 28, 2003
5/5 87% Chicago (2002) " Every dance becomes about seduction, where backstabbing and betrayals are celebrated, and sex is currency." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Dec 23, 2002
4.5/5 91% Adaptation (2002) " Adaptation is perhaps the best film ever made to chronicle the oppressive screenwriting process." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Dec 6, 2002
3/5 24% Hudson Hawk (1991) " The film reaches a point where the story grows secondary, almost irrelevant." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Nov 6, 2002
2.5/5 53% The Transporter (2002) " Unlike his directorial efforts, La Femme Nikita and The Professional, The Transporter lacks Besson's perspective as a storyteller." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Oct 11, 2002
2/5 20% Jason X (2002) " In the wake of Scream, Jason X is a post-modern horror film that comes off as just a little too post." — CinemaBlend.com
Posted Sep 28, 2002
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