Rumsey Taylor Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Rumsey Taylor

Rumsey Taylor

Agrees with the Tomatometer 85% of the time.

Rumsey Taylor'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
87% The Lookout (2007) "It is as if [Frank] trashes the entire mechanism altogether, resulting in a spoonfed conclusion, rewarding facile expectations and violating the integrity of his film's well-established structure. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Mar 13, 2007
33% White of the Eye (1987) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 13, 2007
84% Performance (1970) "The film is such a variety of aural and visual tactics that Performance is something to see, even if its immense viscera leaves little aftertaste. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 13, 2007
73% Idiocracy (2006) "Idiocracy's utter lack of promotion is now something of a minor legend, and it remains perplexing given the film's obvious charms. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Jan 16, 2007
100% Stalker (1979) "The focus is solely on the internalized motives of these characters. Despite this, Stalker remains a lucidly visual film. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 28, 2006
32% Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 31, 2006
24% Jason Goes to Hell - The Final Friday (1993) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 31, 2006
86% Dead Alive (1993) "Braindead is the magnum opus of Peter Jackson's early career. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 24, 2006
58% Friday the 13th (1980) "Friday the 13th emerges not as an outstanding slasher film, but as a succinctly formulaic one. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 17, 2006
83% Big Trouble in Little China (1986) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 3, 2006
29% Dust Devil (1992) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Sep 23, 2006
89% Star 80 (1983) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Aug 8, 2006
63% Bring It On (2000) "The conclusion may be fairly obvious, but it's largely irrelevant in comparison to how uniquely Bring it On characterizes its teens. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Aug 1, 2006
88% Private Benjamin (1980) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Aug 1, 2006
4/4 82% Possession (The Night the Screaming Stops) (1981) "Horror being a profitable genre in the early 1980s, Possession was made to pronounce an aesthetic more visceral than cerebral, in turn more superficial than it was initially conceived to impart. " ‐ Slant Magazine
Posted May 24, 2006
97% Werckmeister Harmonies (2001) "Operatic. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Mar 28, 2006
No Score Yet Six O'Clock News (1998) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 7, 2006
86% Bright Leaves (2004) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 7, 2006
60% Bad Timing (1980) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Dec 6, 2005
98% King Kong (1933) "Film is an agent of imagination, and King Kong demonstrates this with remarkable technical proficiency and innovation... " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Dec 6, 2005
No Score Yet 70s Dimension (2005) "What purpose there is in evaluating advertisements for their propensity as art favors how they exhibit the symptoms of inflation, capitalism, and ephemeral material trends better than any other contemporary recorded media. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 18, 2005
63% Funny Games (1998) "As a metaphysical experiment in sadism, Funny Games is endorsed by negative responses. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 1, 2005
64% The Rapture (1991) "The Rapture is not ostensibly a horror film, but I found it deeply frightening, and it is so on a purely conceptual level. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 25, 2005
95% The Evil Dead (1981) "With a flurry of dismembered body parts, the film spells its intentions in scaring with complete, relentless excess. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Oct 8, 2005
No Score Yet Errol Morris' First Person: The Complete Series 3 Pack (2005) "First Person is lessened by comparisons to Morris' early films, but still better than anything I watch regularly on television. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Sep 14, 2005
71% Primer (2004) "One of the best science fiction films I have seen, and certainly as one of the genre's best in recent years. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted May 24, 2005
56% The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) "Successfully, the film employs a sense of discovery that is befitting; you're eager to see what Zissou sees beneath the ocean's surface. You just may not feel what he does. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted May 24, 2005
38% Young Einstein (1988) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Apr 29, 2005
100% Young Toerless (2000) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Apr 29, 2005
100% Divorce---Italian Style (1962) "It is the most subversive jab at Mastrioanni's chauvinist characters possible, circumstantial metaphysics in which the lecher is targeted by the very film he inhabits. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Apr 29, 2005
86% Thunderball (1965) "It loosely maintains the series' early wit, which may be solely attributed, perhaps, to ease with which Sean Connery inhabits the role of Bond. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Mar 22, 2005
96% Dr. No (1962) "It is noteworthy that a single film contains such a wealth of icons. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Mar 22, 2005
51% The World Is Not Enough (1999) "Even with [its] lame dialogue, the film would potentially have been redeemed had Denise Richards not been cast as arguably the worst Bond girl in the entire franchise. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Mar 22, 2005
60% Steamboy (2005) "Despite its investment (it is the most expensive animé ever produced) and tried production (which began in 1995), Steamboy is an uncommonly disappointing effort. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Mar 15, 2005
86% The Grim Reaper (1962) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Mar 5, 2005
85% A Tale of Two Sisters (2003) "Even though its components may be familiar, it is made with precision and sophistication and is, by default, better than any original American horror film of the past few years. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 22, 2005
No Score Yet Fighting Elegy (1966) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 19, 2005
83% Youth of the Beast (The Brute) (Yajû no seishun) (1963) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 19, 2005
85% Donnie Darko (2001) "A faithfully rendered head trip. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 15, 2005
93% Jason and the Argonauts (1963) "Jason and the Argonauts -- certainly a wondrous film at its time -- benefits from nostalgia, and is moviemaking in a rarefied form. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 8, 2005
66% Clash of the Titans (1981) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Feb 8, 2005
90% Days of Being Wild (A Fei zheng chuan) (1990) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Jan 25, 2005
90% Chungking Express (1996) "Although decidedly meandering and somewhat inconclusive, is also completely unpredictable. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Jan 25, 2005
100% M (1931) "M is the most dynamic profile of a serial killer in film. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Jan 15, 2005
No Score Yet Necromania "Like a naked body seen in fluorescent lighting, Necromania's blemishes are amplified by its cheap, unimaginative resources. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Jan 11, 2005
100% Burden of Dreams (1982) "It's Fitzcarraldo with affirmed and not sublime biography; in essence, the same film without the pretense of fiction. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Dec 21, 2004
96% La Dolce Vita (1960) "The girl's gaze of hope directs towards the viewer in the film's staggering and ambiguous final shot. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Dec 7, 2004
96% Horse Feathers (1932) "The final game in this film is a hallmark in the Brothers' oeuvre. " ‐ Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 23, 2004
96% Animal Crackers (1930) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 23, 2004
94% Monkey Business (1931) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 23, 2004
43% Maniac (1980) Not Coming to a Theater Near You
Posted Nov 1, 2004
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