Robert Faires

Robert Faires

Agrees with the Tomatometer 72% of the time.

Publications:
Austin Chronicle
Total Reviews:
84

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2/5 29% Max My Love (Max Mon Amour) (1996) " Leaves us with nothing much but a vague sensation of surrealism that comes from seeing an affair between a woman and a chimp being treated in a matter-of-fact way." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Apr 3, 2012
3.5/5 82% American: The Bill Hicks Story (2011) " They bring Hicks back to life, his rants still sounding fresh and brilliant. Scorched ears never felt so good." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Apr 22, 2011
2.5/5 —— Only the Brave (2006) Austin Chronicle
Posted Oct 18, 2008
4/5 100% Bad Behavior (1993) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jul 31, 2003
—— Century (1995) Austin Chronicle
Posted Mar 23, 2003
95% Belle de Jour (1968) " One of master director Luis Buñuel's most wry and elegant films." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Mar 23, 2003
83% Le Colonel Chabert (Colonel Chabert) (1994) Austin Chronicle
Posted Mar 23, 2003
88% Frank and Ollie (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Mar 23, 2003
—— Se qing nan nu (Viva Erotica) Austin Chronicle
Posted Mar 23, 2003
100% That's Entertainment! III (1994) Austin Chronicle
Posted Mar 23, 2003
3/5 —— And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him (1995) Austin Chronicle
Posted Sep 9, 2002
3/5 86% God Said, Ha! (1998) Austin Chronicle
Posted Sep 9, 2002
3.5/5 100% ...And God Spoke (The Making of '...And God Spoke') (1994) Austin Chronicle
Posted Sep 9, 2002
3/5 24% The Good Son (1993) " Not The Bad Seed but not bad." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Feb 10, 2002
3/5 —— Cartoon Noir (2000) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jun 26, 2001
4.5/5 63% House of Cards (1992) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 70% Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) " There's more here than the perfect recreation of Sixties absurdities and genre spoofery; there's comedy that would be hilarious in any context." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 55% Blood In, Blood Out (Bound by Honor) (1993) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 16% Son of the Pink Panther (1993) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 60% The Substance of Fire (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 33% Chasers (1994) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/5 71% Mrs. Doubtfire (1993) " Raw, uncoated stupidity that sticks in your throat." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 70% When a Man Loves a Woman (1994) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 88% American Heart (1992) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2.5/5 52% So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993) " Mostly you spy the red flags that shout Troubled Production and We Don't Know What to Do With This Script." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 50% The Fantasticks (1995) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 93% The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (1994) " You may have Gloria Gaynor's 'I Will Survive' rattling through your head for a few days, but that's a small price to pay for an audience with true royalty." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 —— Death in Brunswick (Nothing to Lose) (1995) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 7% House Arrest (1996) " Mostly, we get a string of tame set-pieces, one-dimensional characterizations, odd continuity gaps, and heavy-handed attempts at feel-good sentiment." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 36% The Shadow (1994) " The ups and downs of this movie are similar to those of the Batman films, and most audiences may be as forgiving of them here as there." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 71% It Could Happen to You (1994) " The warmth and graciousness apparent in every frame keep this movie touching and sweet." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 9% Clifford (1994) " Grodin's a fine foil and Steenburgen has some lovely, loopy bits, but their characters are handled mildly, almost naturalistically, and that spills onto Clifford, too. Which is deadly here." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 48% Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 —— Only the Brave (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 81% Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm (1993) " It has style to spare. And for any kid at heart whose breath catches at the sight of a caped figure swooping across the sky, it has moments when your lungs will be stopped by a Dark Knight to dream on." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 90% The Lion King (2011) " In the end, it's a thumping good adventure in a far-away land, a whole greater than the sum of its parts." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/5 0% National Lampoon's Senior Trip (1995) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 69% Cats Don't Dance (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2.5/5 22% The Flintstones (1994) " Its story goes down about as easily as a platter of granite alfredo." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 42% Naked in New York (1994) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 67% Love and Human Remains (1993) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 88% Moon Over Broadway (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 31% Poetic Justice (1993) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 88% Bhaji On the Beach (1995) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 45% Losing Isaiah (1995) " It reminds us that life is seldom tidy, work is always left to be done. And the resolve of these good people to do that work swells the heart." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 67% White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf (1994) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 —— Max, Mon Amour Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 64% Winter Guest (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 88% Career Girls (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 72% Forrest Gump (1994) " Both dark and sweet." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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