Russell Smith

Russell Smith

Agrees with the Tomatometer 72% of the time.

Publications:
Anchorage Press , Austin Chronicle
Total Reviews:
218

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

Showing 51 - 100 of 218
Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
1.5/5 11% Highlander - Endgame (2000) " Why interrupt the blissful endorphin rush of grisly sword/martial arts/automatic weapon melees with a lot of clumsy exposition on matters that hold subzero interest for 99.9% of the audience?" — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 54% True Crime (1999) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 —— It's In The Water (1998) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 88% Sonatine (1993) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 69% Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
5.5/5 87% Affliction (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 60% Six-String Samurai (1998) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 98% When We Were Kings (1996) " A distinct sense of melancholy arises from this ebullient music and Gast's brilliant reportage of an event so joyous and heady." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 50% Dance with Me (1998) " Offers an energizing burst of sweetness that delights the palate before fading quickly away." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 93% La Cérémonie (A Judgement in Stone) (1995) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 66% She's So Lovely (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 34% Woman on Top (2000) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 83% My Life and Times with Antonin Artaud (En compagnie d'Antonin Artaud) (2006) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/5 0% Foolish (1999) " It's probably more reasonable to evaluate it as an Eddie Griffin concert film." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 59% The Education of Little Tree (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 31% The Players Club (1998) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 60% The Preacher's Wife (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 62% Chinese Box (1998) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 —— Paul Monette: The Brink of Summer's End (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 87% Breaking the Waves (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 45% Air Bud (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 9% The Postman (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 60% A Civil Action (1998) " For all its craftsmanlike sheen, this film is so sketchy, obvious, and idea-poor compared to Harr's book that you can't help wishing Zaillian had paid more attention to its warnings about biting off more than you can chew." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2.5/5 40% I Love You, I Love You Not (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 22% The General's Daughter (1999) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 80% Sunday (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 63% Telling Lies In America (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2.5/5 80% Bowfinger (1999) " As a diehard Martin fan, I'm still hoping for a comeback, but it'll take better efforts than this to get me back in his cheering section." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 100% Hype! (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 50% The Secret Agent (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 12% Hanging Up (2000) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 63% Windhorse (1999) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 68% Rien ne va plus (The Swindle) (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2.5/5 29% The Other Sister (1999) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 82% The Rainmaker (1997) " A determined cut or two better than we had any reason to expect." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 13% The King and I (1999) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 28% Swept From The Sea (1998) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 7% Gone Fishin' (1997) " Maybe the sequel will even make me laugh." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4.5/5 97% Microcosmos: Le peuple de l'herbe (Microcosmos) (1996) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 43% Mr. Nice Guy (Yat goh hiu yan) (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/5 8% The Omega Code (1999) " Neither smart and provocative enough to inspire serious religious debate nor amateurish enough to qualify as good schlock." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 82% Broken English (1998) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 33% Final Destination (2000) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 94% Ulee's Gold (1997) " A terrific movie for reasons that go well beyond Fonda's career breakthrough." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 91% Sick: The Life and Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 26% Anna Karenina (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
2/5 12% Sphere (1998) " Basically, what Sphere delivers is a mediocre Outer Limits TV script resting atop a massive, needlessly complex superstructure of overplotting, high-dollar f/x and banal head games." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 71% My Best Friend's Wedding (1997) " Any actress who can, in the same film, carry off slapstick, femme fatale-ism, nail-spitting cynicism, and sweet vulnerability has something special going for her." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 44% Free Willy 3: The Rescue (1997) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3/5 84% Titanic Town (2000) Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
3.5/5 81% The General (1998) " Funny, scabrous, disturbing, tragic, and improbably life-affirming, The General travels its own idiosyncratic path with more real style and substance than the past half-decade of Hollywood gangster movies combined." — Austin Chronicle
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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