Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/4 46% Home (2015) " Aimed squarely at eight-and-unders. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 25, 2015
3/4 92% White God (2015) " Striking, grim, darkly funny at times. But who, exactly, is going to want to watch a movie built around graphic dog abuse? " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 24, 2015
2/4 18% Serena (2015) " Flat. Dull. Why was this made again? " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 24, 2015
2/4 29% Get Hard (2015) " Kevin Hart shoehorned into a standard issue Will Ferrell character comedy " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 24, 2015
1.5/4 19% Do You Believe? (2015) " "Do you believe?" No. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 21, 2015
1.5/4 0% The Walking Deceased (2015) " Zombie movies are horror's low hanging fruit, and zombie parodies the lowest of low hanging parodies. Whatever its shortcomings, hhy would anybody spend more than it cost to make this one? " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 18, 2015
2/4 16% The Gunman (2015) " Generic. Preachy. Predictable. But watchable. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 18, 2015
1.5/4 22% Tracers (2015) " Lautner? Not bad, and he does enough of his own stuntwork to make it feel real. But seriously, spend the money to cast a decent villain. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 17, 2015
2/4 31% Insurgent (2015) " The finale, at least, gives one hope that this series will finally diverge from its YA "Hunger Games" formula in the next film. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 17, 2015
3/4 87% Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter (2015) " Stark, dark, bleak and funny. Just like "Fargo." " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 17, 2015
2/4 40% Eva (2015) " Great tone, good acting, but this sci-fi tale of sentient robots gives away its ending pretty much at the opening credits. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 11, 2015
2.5/4 61% Run All Night (2015) " A first-person shooter thriller, dark and grim, for the Just for Men/Grecian Formula set. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
3/4 No Score Yet Mr. Kaplan " A darkly comic and cynical Uruguayan thriller about The Holocaust. A little loopy, but it works. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
2/4 84% Cinderella (2015) " A lovely, lifeless and mirthless corpse " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
1.5/4 No Score Yet Ghoul (2015) " Nothing new to see here, not that scary either. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
3/4 96% It Follows (2015) " A "dead teenager movie" that gives teenagers, and others, a moral dilemma to ponder? Hair-raising. Literally. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
3/4 91% The Wrecking Crew (2015) " A good "behind the music" genre documentary that took entirely too long to reach theaters and suffers by comparison with some of the films that it inspired. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
2.5/4 56% Champs (2015) " Solid, if entirely too superficial look at the allure and downside of The Fight Game. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
1.5/4 9% The Cobbler (2015) " Tom McCarthy got stuck making an Adam Sandler movie, instead of the other way around. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
2/4 6% Home Sweet Hell (2015) " A bit on the nose, but Heigl hits the mark in a role that seems tailor made for her. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 10, 2015
2.5/4 50% Like Sunday, Like Rain (2015) " Narrow in focus, not terribly ambitious, but elegiac and well-acted. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 6, 2015
2/4 63% The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015) " What little edge this tale had has been rubbed right off for this stale, slow and mirthless sequel " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 4, 2015
1.5/4 11% Unfinished Business (2015) " You can see the fear in Vaughn's eyes as another gag limps to its payoff, another scene fails to deliver anything but stony silence where the laugh is supposed to be. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 4, 2015
1/4 30% Chappie (2015) " Excruciating...They gave the "Alien" franchise to this guy? " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 4, 2015
3/4 85% Merchants Of Doubt (2015) " An overly broad and somewhat random attack on a broad range of targets, but damning enough to make you mad " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 4, 2015
2/4 No Score Yet A Year In Champagne (2015) " Informative, but there's not much fizz to this rather flat documentary about how the bubbly is bottled. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 4, 2015
2/4 40% Two Men in Town (2015) " Archetypal modern Western noir... with most of its edge rubbed off. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 3, 2015
2/4 20% Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (2015) " Well-cast but botched in execution " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 3, 2015
2/4 89% Buzzard (2015) " A amusingly loathsome character, but a generally pointless picture " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 3, 2015
2.5/4 52% Road Hard (2015) " Considering the source, shocking sweet. And funny. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 3, 2015
3/4 No Score Yet To Write Love on Her Arms (Renee) (2015) " Harrowing, fanciful and beautifully filmed bio-drama built around a coy and confident performance by Kat Dennings. Deserves to be an instant cult favorite. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Mar 2, 2015
2.5 82% Queen and Country (2015) " Barely passes muster " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 27, 2015
1.5/4 45% Six Dance Lessons In Six Weeks (2014) " A few shrewd observations about getting old, but outdated, tone-deaf and a real waste of Gena Rowlands, Rita Moreno and Anthony Zerbe. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 27, 2015
2/4 57% My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn (2015) " The stakes are low -- nobody died, nobody divorced, nobody's career ended...Why was this made, again? " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 26, 2015
2/4 33% Everly (2015) " An imitation of the sort of ultra-violent low-budget B-movie that Tarantino used to make, before he discovered the joys of bloat. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 26, 2015
2/4 50% A La Mala (2015) " Cute, pretty, but alas not "mala" (cruel) enough. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 25, 2015
2/4 61% Maps to the Stars (2015) " Even the kinky stuff seems dull, after a while " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 25, 2015
1.5/4 56% Focus (2015) " Let's just say Travolta and Idina Menzel had more chemistry, and leave it at that. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 25, 2015
2.5/4 14% The Lazarus Effect (2015) " Unsurprising, but chilling, well-played and very well-executed revive-the-dead horror thriller. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
3/4 97% '71 (2015) " Visceral, vivid...pulse-pounding. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
3.5/4 98% Song Of The Sea (2014) " An Oscar contender that should've been an Oscar winner " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
2.5/4 79% Bluebird (2014) " A somber, sad account of a small-town tragedy and its consequences, very well-acted. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
2/4 29% Out Of The Dark (2015) " A solid ghost-story framework, a couple of decent frights -- no more. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
3/4 77% Deli Man (2015) " You will see better documentaries this year, but none more mouth-watering " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
2/4 33% Ana Maria in Novela Land (2015) " An engaging lead, an amusing subject, but rather thinly executed. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
3/4 100% The Widowmaker " Sobering account of Big Money/Big Medicine and their role in how we treat and mistreat heart disease. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 24, 2015
1.5/4 14% Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015) " Cusack didn't miss much. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 18, 2015
2.5/4 71% The DUFF (2015) " Formulaic, sure -- but cute, sassy and quick...just edgy enough to work " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 18, 2015
2.5/4 79% McFarland USA (2015) " Feel-good sports movies are all manipulative, but damned if Costner doesn't make this work. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 18, 2015
2/4 68% All The Wilderness (2015) " Covers a lot of overly familiar morbid teen-who-finds-love ground. " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 18, 2015
1.5/4 25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) " Colorless " ‐ Tribune News Service
Posted Feb 11, 2015
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