Ron Wilkinson

Ron Wilkinson

Agrees with the Tomatometer 71% of the time.

Ron Wilkinson'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
9/10 78% Beltracchi: The Art of Forgery (2014) "Focused on art forgery, this flabbergasting story expands into a full scale expose of the modern confidence game and why, after all these years, it still works. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 27, 2015
7/10 82% The Overnight (2015) "Getting to know the neighbors has a lot to do with getting to know one's self. But this film leaves us unconvinced. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 27, 2015
9/10 92% Meru (2015) "A must see for climbing buffs and anyone fascinated by the strength and resilience of the human body and spirit. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 14, 2015
7/10 67% The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) "Hoping the pounding 60's soundtrack will jar the audience into enjoyment, this yarn evaporates into TV fluff. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 14, 2015
7/10 40% Irrational Man (2015) "Philosophy steps out of the classroom and into murder. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 8, 2015
5/10 26% Dark Places (2015) "A good performance by Charlize Theron is all that saves this movie from the poverty porn dustbin. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 8, 2015
8/10 61% Ricki And The Flash (2015) "Meryl Streep did not miss her calling as a rock star, but the chemistry with her daughter Mamie Gummer makes this flick a winner. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 8, 2015
9/10 99% Phoenix (2015) "A thoroughly entertaining movie that probes our most painful history and provides a scalpel of a plot. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 6, 2015
9/10 94% Best Of Enemies (2015) "Television stops imitating life and becomes it in the first reality show of all time. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 6, 2015
7/10 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) "All the gadgetry and double the action fall short. But the pure charm of the movie saves the day. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Aug 6, 2015
9/10 94% Cartel Land (2015) "An amazing look at the new world of methamphetamine manufacture and distribution and the losing battle locals are fighting against it. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 24, 2015
7/10 87% Mr. Holmes (2015) "A charming but fatally slow exposition of yet another real Sherlock Holmes. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 24, 2015
7/10 79% Ant-Man (2015) "Extracts from the Disney attractions are dreadful but personality wins the day in this light duty superhero tale. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 24, 2015
8/10 100% Court (2015) "A defense of the performing arts blossoms into a larger plea for democracy. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 24, 2015
8/10 60% Southpaw (2015) "An almost fatally derivative fight flick is saved by a key performance and some good old on-screen fight hokum. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 24, 2015
9/10 74% The Outrageous Sophie Tucker (2015) "You will love every minute of this walk through show biz history. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 24, 2015
8/10 26% Terminator Genisys (2015) "Arnie is back with his tongue in his cheek and a toolbox of special effects. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 7, 2015
5/10 83% A Poem Is A Naked Person (2015) "An inside look at the 1970's Leon Russell that is not much of an inside look at all. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 7, 2015
8/10 82% Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015) "Steps out on the edge with a fearless exploration of life told with exceptional creativity. A refreshing and remarkable accomplishment. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jun 19, 2015
9/10 71% Jurassic World (2015) "The reigning king of special effects lacks the clever acting of the original, but triples the action in 3-D IMAX. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jun 16, 2015
7/10 86% The Wolfpack (2015) "Some films take hundreds of hours of tedious work and countless exhausted nights of ulcerous brooding. Some simply make themselves. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jun 16, 2015
7/10 91% A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (2015) "Take a walk on the wild side with thirty nine scenes that make the complicated trivial. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jun 11, 2015
7/10 94% Spy (2015) "Formula slapstick and slick production makes a must see, but only for Melissa McCarthy fans. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jun 11, 2015
7/10 67% The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (2015) "A cute walk through history with an unwilling history-maker. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jun 11, 2015
7/10 50% San Andreas (2015) "The lack of acting and screenplay is hardly a bump in the road for this hyperventilating 3D quake-a-palooza. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted May 31, 2015
8/10 19% Aloha (2015) "Safe and sane hip dialogue, beautiful people and a cast to die for drive this rom-com one step ahead of the crowd. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted May 31, 2015
8/10 91% Slow West (2015) "The men and women of the American western frontier make their plans but fate decides their disposition in this stylish western noir. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted May 31, 2015
8/10 97% Iris (2015) "There are some people from NYC and there are some people who make NYC. Iris is one of the latter. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted May 28, 2015
7/10 63% The Water Diviner (2015) "Russell Crowe gives a nice try but gets no cigar in this maudlin rehash of a horrendous moment in history. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted May 28, 2015
5/10 92% Ex Machina (2015) "A B-movie that tried to be something better but stayed a B-movie. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Apr 22, 2015
5/10 97% About Elly (2015) "This pot-boiler takes the viewer by surprise after a slow start, but the start is too long and the surprise too short. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Apr 22, 2015
8/10 45% True Story (2015) "Ripped from the headlines, it is not as good as "Capote," but close enough. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Apr 22, 2015
7/10 83% While We're Young (2015) "A great performance by Ben Stiller makes this an easygoing Sunday afternoon movie, if not one of Baumbach's best pieces of self-examination. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Apr 13, 2015
8/10 97% Black Souls (2015) "A real life interpretation of the "Godfather" series that strips away the glamour and leaves only despair. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Apr 13, 2015
8/10 96% What We Do In The Shadows (2015) "The werewolves you can accept, the humans you can tolerate, but the Christians? " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Apr 13, 2015
7/10 99% Leviathan (2014) "Change the things you can, accept the things you cannot, and go to jail and die either way. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Feb 21, 2015
8/10 76% Match (2015) "Stripped down and heartfelt essay on what it takes to love and be loved. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Feb 5, 2015
8/10 97% Two Days, One Night (2014) "A lean, no nonsense film crafted in the most brutally honest style of the Dardennes with a stellar performance by Marion Cotillard. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Feb 5, 2015
7/10 12% Mortdecai (2015) "Johnny Depp as an updated Baron Munchausen. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Feb 5, 2015
2/10 10% The Boy Next Door (2015) "A thrown together collection of hackneyed and screwball soft porn, toilet humor and predictable violence. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Feb 5, 2015
8/10 93% The Duke Of Burgundy (2015) "A deliciously deviant romp into sexual adventure grounded in the real life struggle for enduring intimacy. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Feb 5, 2015
8/10 90% A Most Violent Year (2015) "Not as violent as the title would imply, this is a sterling essay in inner strength. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 27, 2015
8/10 49% Cake (2015) "Jennifer Aniston does something completely different in this potboiler of a psychodrama and succeeds marvelously. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 27, 2015
8/10 72% American Sniper (2015) "Although the book paints a better picture of Chris Kyle as a man, this is one RPG of a war story. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 20, 2015
5/10 34% Blackhat (2015) "James Bond grows a brain but the audience is not buying it. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 20, 2015
9/10 84% Predestination (2015) "Put the time-travel gibberish into the background and the result is a great, gritty Aussie noir flick not to be missed. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 9, 2015
8/10 73% Inherent Vice (2015) "Ignore the stoner humor and hackneyed clich├ęs and appreciate the mood and setting of this most neo of the neo-noirs. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 9, 2015
8/10 90% The Imitation Game (2014) "A rich performance with the pathos and drama of a new age of technology set within the hardships of war. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 5, 2015
9/10 88% Foxcatcher (2014) "An oft told story is given stirring insight through first rate performances and production. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 5, 2015
5/10 27% Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) "Walk on the bland side in a comic book of biblical proportions. " ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jan 5, 2015
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