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Nell Minow

Nell Minow

Agrees with the Tomatometer 74% of the time.

Nell Minow'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
B+ 91% 99 Homes (2015) "Ramin Bahrani ("Goodbye Solo") has an extraordinary gift for making intimate dramas that do more than exemplify complex and murky issues; they illuminate them. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Oct 1, 2015
A- 92% The Martian (2015) "This is an exciting, absorbing story, an adventure with a genuine hero whose courage, fortitude, and intelligence will spark the hero inside anyone who see it. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Oct 1, 2015
98% Finders Keepers (2015) "You might not think that a documentary about two men fighting over a severed leg would be funny, touching, and insightful, but it is. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Oct 1, 2015
D 9% Stonewall (2015) "more than bad and worse than disappointing, a tragic distortion of a vitally important story that insults the people it tries to honor and insults its audience as well. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 25, 2015
B+ 96% #DEL Do Not Merge "You might not think that a documentary about two men fighting over a severed leg would be funny, touching, and insightful, but it is. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 25, 2015
B- 54% Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) "When you're looking for silly fun with a hug at the end, that's just fine. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 24, 2015
B 60% The Intern (2015) "Oh, to live in Nancy Meyers-land, where AARP-eligible Oscar winners go to be universally adored, and where every home has the kitchen of your dreams. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 24, 2015
B+ 84% Meet The Patels (2015) "Fascinatingly specific but universal as well. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 18, 2015
B+ 75% Black Mass (2015) "The most terrifying image on movie screens this year is the ice blue eyes of Johnny Depp as crime boss Jimmy "Whitey" Bulger, opaque, implacable, and piercing. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 17, 2015
B 26% Captive (2015) " What matters is two people who think they have lost everything and how just one of them chooses life, hope, and purpose. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 17, 2015
B- 48% Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015) "More video game than story, raising questions that are more "how does this make sense?" than "looking forward to the answers in part three!" " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 17, 2015
B- 72% Everest (2015) "Arrogant, unqualified, near indistinguishable people in parkas blocking spectacular scenery. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 17, 2015
C- 17% The Transporter Refueled (2015) "Low octane. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 3, 2015
B+ 66% Learning To Drive (2015) "Beautiful performances by everyone, especially Clarkson and Choudhury, give this story a luminous glow. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 3, 2015
B+ 46% A Walk In The Woods (2015) "It is a pleasure to see these two old pros swing for the fences one more time. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Sep 1, 2015
B+ 78% Z For Zachariah (2015) "Even in the most extreme circumstances imaginable, humans still struggle with morality, trust, honesty, power, forgiveness, and love. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 28, 2015
B+ 97% Being Evel (2015) "Knievel's legacy, for better and worse, is more clearly tied to marketing and celebrity than to courage or integrity. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 27, 2015
B+ 94% Rosenwald (2015) "Kempner's film shows the difference one person can make by telling Rosenwald's story, a critical history lesson and a welcome reminder of our own tikkun olam obligations. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 27, 2015
B No Score Yet Gurukulam "There is seriousness of purpose, but the members of this community feel and convey a constant sense of joy that is as important a lesson for us as the commentary on the nature of reality. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 27, 2015
B- 41% We Are Your Friends (2015) "It never persuades us that EDM anything but derivative, mostly because the movie is, too. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 27, 2015
B+ 91% Grandma (2015) "It is about the families we create and the perfect love we must feel for imperfect people. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 27, 2015
C- 8% Hitman: Agent 47 (2015) "There is literally a shot of a staircase in this film that is more arresting than any of the blood-spurting injuries inflicted along the way. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 20, 2015
B 17% Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism (2015) "Cassidy's clear blue eyes are so mesmerizing that it is easy to believe they can bewitch anyone. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 13, 2015
B+ 67% The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) "Guy Ritchie's update of the 1960's television spy series is sleek, sophisticated, and sexy, with lively banter, high style, and oodles of roguish retro charm. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 13, 2015
B+ 88% Straight Outta Compton (2015) "The script is sharp, often funny, and compelling. It has one of the best ensemble casts of the year and the performances are superb. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 13, 2015
B+ 91% The End Of The Tour (2015) "Imperfect but compelling. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 6, 2015
B+ 64% Ricki And The Flash (2015) "Joyous and tender-hearted. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 6, 2015
A- 99% Shaun the Sheep (2015) "Another adorably quirky stop-motion animated film from Aardman. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 6, 2015
D 9% Fantastic Four (2015) "There is no bad guy in the history of the F4 who has inflicted as much damage as this sorry, soggy mess. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Aug 6, 2015
B+ 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) "The real Mission Impossible is topping the earlier films in the series plus upstarts like "Fast/Furious." Challenge accepted. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 30, 2015
D 27% Vacation (2015) "You know how kids survive long car trips with earphones and DVD players? That's what I wished I had to help me survive this movie. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 28, 2015
B 60% Southpaw (2015) "Heartfelt performances by Jake Gyllenhaal, Rachel McAdams, and Forest Whitaker give the story more weight than it deserves. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 23, 2015
B+ 56% Paper Towns (2015) "Each of the characters is real and interesting and appealing. Each has some self-awareness and each approaches the lessons along with road with grace. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 23, 2015
C- 17% Pixels (2015) "The arcade characters are far more vivid and have more personality than the humans in the story. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 23, 2015
B+ 80% Ant-Man (2015) "There's nothing snarky or air quote-ish about the story, but there is a recognition that this is a superhero the size of a grain of rice. In this case, that's super enough. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 16, 2015
B+ 85% Trainwreck (2015) "Schumer is very funny and an exceptionally appealing comic actress who can make "thank you" into five different hilarious punchlines. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 16, 2015
B+ 81% Batkid Begins (2015) "Everybody got a bit of childhood back, not because of what they got but because of what they gave. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 9, 2015
B 21% Self/less (2015) "Singh is big on visuals but not much on storylines ...But there are some provocative concepts about life, death, memory, identity, and, well, karma. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 9, 2015
B 55% Minions (2015) "A reasonably diverting entertainment with some great visuals, a few classic songs, some good ideas, and some missed opportunities " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 9, 2015
B 62% Magic Mike XXL (2015) "Gorgeous men dance and bro-out enough that boyfriends will enjoy it, too. No one takes anything too seriously except for having fun and that is exactly what they deliver. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 1, 2015
B- 25% Terminator Genisys (2015) "But hey, this is summer, and we don't need think-y movies, right? So let's drive right through those plot holes and keep going, without looking back. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jul 1, 2015
B 76% Big Game (2015) "The storyline is far from fresh. But the location is, and it is excitingly filmed and engagingly performed. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jun 25, 2015
B+ 35% Max (2015) ""Max" is a good, old-fashioned story of a boy and a dog who mend each other's broken hearts. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jun 25, 2015
C 46% Ted 2 (2015) "Gross-out, juvenile, misogynistic, racist, homophobic, marijuana-philic, oh-no-they-didn't jokes, pretending to be comedy. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jun 25, 2015
A- 98% Inside Out (2015) "It is exciting, hilarious, and deeply profound, making the most complex concepts accessible so we can all learn more about who we are and how we got that way. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jun 18, 2015
B+ 71% Jurassic World (2015) "A lot of people get chased by a lot of dinosaurs, and it is exciting and cool and a lot of fun. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jun 11, 2015
B+ 93% Spy (2015) "It is time to celebrate. Melissa McCarthy finally has the movie role she deserves. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jun 4, 2015
B- 32% Entourage (2015) "There is some good, silly fun, and seeing Piven go nuts is so delightful it is disappointing this film has him working on his anger management. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted Jun 3, 2015
B 20% Aloha (2015) "But like its hero and its writer/director, it won me back with the crackle of its dialog and charm of its poetry. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted May 28, 2015
C- 50% San Andreas (2015) "Schlock disaster porn...disaster as family therapy. " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted May 28, 2015
B+ 49% Tomorrowland (2015) "Superbly staged action sequences and gorgeously imagined settings underlie ideas about creativity, optimism, and the power of ideas and imagination " ‐ Beliefnet
Posted May 22, 2015
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