Shawn Bowers

Shawn Bowers

Agrees with the Tomatometer 71% of the time.

Shawn Bowers's reviews (from any publication) always count toward the Tomatometer because this critic is a Tomatometer-approved critic.

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A- 63% Starsky & Hutch (2004) "The tag line says it all: 'They're the man.' " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Mar 16, 2004
D+ 22% Taking Lives (2004) "Use the title as a warning- Taking Lives takes hours of your life you can't get back. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Mar 16, 2004
B+ 71% The Rundown (Welcome to the Jungle) (2003) "Worth the chase, the Rundown is simple entertainment at it's best. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Nov 25, 2003
C- 94% Alien Saga (2003) "Going back to the beginning and seeing where it all began, this film had a lot to live up to in my eyes. In the end, I was just left wondering what all the fuss was about. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Nov 25, 2003
C 58% The Missing (2003) "Missing a little something. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Nov 25, 2003
A- 84% Elf (2003) "Big laughs in an Elf-sized package. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Nov 25, 2003
B- 81% Thirteen (2003) "Despite the flaws, it is worthy of recommendation for people interested in film, if for no other reason than Wood's performance. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Sep 27, 2003
B+ 82% Matchstick Men (2003) "The story's a bit on the traditional side (it could be pitched as "Catch Me If You Can" meets "Ocean's 11"), but the three leads make it an enticing and tense caper flick. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Sep 14, 2003
A- 68% Once upon a Time in Mexico (2003) "Depp steals the movie with a swagger and a smile in his second great part of the year. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Sep 14, 2003
C+ 23% Jeepers Creepers 2 (2003) "The film relies more on jump moments than gratuitous blood and guts for its scares, which is a welcome choice after such blood-drenched dreck as Freddy Vs. Jason. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Sep 5, 2003
C 23% Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003) "Your appreciation of the movie will hinge on your tolerance for the "quirky" antics of Spade. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Sep 4, 2003
C+ 76% 8 Mile (2002) "This Eminem melts in your hand and not in your mouth. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 30, 2003
B+ 96% Bowling for Columbine (2002) "Try and find this film, watch it and talk about it. The issues that it covers are ones that beg to be discussed, and this piece has only scratched the surface. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 30, 2003
A- 57% Die Another Day (2002) "With its contemporary feel and set pieces galore, this Bond will leave you both shaken and stirred. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 30, 2003
B- 35% What a Girl Wants (2003) "Despite her obnoxious Nickelodeon pedigree, Bynes proves that, given the right project, she isn't half bad. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 29, 2003
A 99% Finding Nemo (2003) "There are so many subtle jokes, or little bits of insight into these fish's minds, it proves yet again that Pixar strives to make a complete experience instead of just 'some cool-looking graphics.' " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 21, 2003
C 36% 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003) "Just because you give an old car a new paint job doesn't mean it runs better. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 21, 2003
A- 48% S.W.A.T. (2003) "It gives S.W.A.T. that kind of feeling where it should be corny, but everyone is just too cool to care. Or maybe I'm just a sucker for a movie in uniform. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 20, 2003
B+ 14% Uptown Girls (2003) "Worth going Uptown for. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 20, 2003
F 40% Freddy vs. Jason (2003) "Horror-ifically bad. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 20, 2003
D 18% The Medallion (2003) "Speaking of cartoons, the whole movie is awfully similar to Chan's self-titled cartoon series, except with one major difference: the series is decent. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 20, 2003
D+ 8% Grind (2003) "Akin to a real skateboarding show, Grind lands a few tricks but ends up falling on its face the rest of the time. " ‐ Kansas City Star
Posted Aug 20, 2003
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