Staci Layne Wilson

Staci Layne Wilson

Agrees with the Tomatometer 60% of the time.

Staci Layne Wilson'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
2.5/5 49% RoboCop (2014) "RoboCop is worth a look on the big screen for the visual spectacle, but for the visceral satire you're better off revisiting the original. " ‐ Dread Central
Posted Feb 11, 2014
45% Raze (2014) "Violent beyond belief, bloody and yet a bloody-good time, Raze is a fun one for fans of hard action and well-choreographed bare-knuckle fight scenes. " ‐ SheKnows Network
Posted Jan 3, 2014
93% The Hunt (2013) "Though its theme is hardly a happy subject, this thought-provoking Danish drama on the false accusation of child abuse is nonetheless extra-highly recommended " ‐ SheKnows Network
Posted Jan 3, 2014
76% The Invisible Woman (2013) "It's worth a look for the acting and the accoutrements. " ‐ SheKnows Network
Posted Jan 3, 2014
93% American Hustle (2013) "This is one you'll want to hustle to see on the big screen. " ‐ SheKnows Network
Posted Jan 3, 2014
77% The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) "Based on the best-selling memoir of the same name, this funny, irreverent, poignant, fast-paced and fun flick is well worth the investment. " ‐ SheKnows Network
Posted Jan 3, 2014
89% Tim's Vermeer (2014) "Like a combination of the Penn & Teller: Bulls***! TV series and an extended episode of MythBusters as presented by an alternate History Channel comes Tim's Vermeer - a truly fascinating documentary. " ‐ SheKnows Network
Posted Dec 23, 2013
89% Tim's Vermeer (2014) "It's sure to please inquiring minds of both left- and right-brained nature. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 30, 2013
2.5/5.0 50% Contracted (2013) "Contracted goes all-out on the gross-out. " ‐ Dread Central
Posted Nov 27, 2013
42% Homefront (2013) "Homefront reminded me a lot of an old fashioned, really rated R, 1970s Jan Michael Vincent or Charles Bronson vehicle. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Nov 22, 2013
76% The Invisible Woman (2013) "As straight-laced as its Victorian-era setting, the film lacks gusto. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Nov 22, 2013
79% Saving Mr. Banks (2013) "Peerless performances stayed with solid cinematography, a stirring score, and especially dishy dialogue, make Saving Mr. Banks is a solid biopic. " ‐ SheKnows Network
Posted Nov 22, 2013
45% The Strange Color of Your Body's Tears (2014) "Style rules over substance here, and what style it is! " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
97% The Selfish Giant (2013) "Deftly directed, Barnard's film gives just as much credence to quiet dialogue scenes as it does to a danger-fraught harness pace-race that's reminiscent of Ben Hur on a budget. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
No Score Yet Mary Queen Of Scots "Enjoyable enough for both the completest and the casual costume drama fan. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
98% Jodorowsky's Dune (2014) "A must-see for filmmakers, aficionados, dreamers, doers and 'warriors' of all ilk. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
92% Herblock: The Black & the White (2013) "Although a lot of it is talking heads, I was never once bored: the editing and presentation are every bit as dynamic as the anecdotes. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
99% Gloria (2014) "While there's a lot to draw from here, there was perhaps too much Lelio found precious; a sagging center [does the film no favors]. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
No Score Yet Documenteur (Documenteur: An Emotion Picture) (1980) "Not a lot happens in the film; it's mostly musings and the cacophony of monotony of day-to-day life, yet there is a spiritedness in the work that's quite unique to its director, Agnès Varda. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
74% The Congress (2014) "While the sociopolitical aspects of the film are undeniably interesting, it's an entertaining but ultimately uneven and unfulfilling experience at best. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
96% Cleo From 5 to 7 (Cléo de 5 à 7) (1961) "The locations, costumes, and fantastic cinematography and editing present a time-capsule of pure wow. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
96% Blue Ruin (2014) "Excellently-acted, beautifully shot and deliberately-paced to nail-biting perfection, Blue Ruin takes a deserved place in the pantheon of no-holds-barred revenge thrillers. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Nov 14, 2013
20% The Last Days On Mars (2013) "Lacking the suspense and grip of flicks like The Thing or even minimalist stranded-in-space cinema like Moon, Last Days is saved from total tedium only by competent first-time director Ruairi Robinson and its stellar cast. " ‐ Dread Central
Posted Nov 14, 2013
3.5/5 48% Carrie (2013) "People who haven't seen the original will love it, and people who have seen the original should at least like it. " ‐ Dread Central
Posted Oct 17, 2013
No Score Yet Discopathe (2013) "Writer/director Renaud Gauthier shows he's got lots of potential. I look forward to seeing what he does next. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Oct 14, 2013
53% Haunter (2013) "Deft direction, strong performances, and an absorbing story elevate Haunter to the status of one of the better 'family' horror films of recent years. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Oct 9, 2013
No Score Yet Horror Stories (2013) "Don't let the generic title, or the lack of household names, deter you. Horror Stories lives up to its name and then some. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Sep 28, 2013
80% Don Jon (2013) "One of the best of the year. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Sep 27, 2013
81% Prisoners (2013) "Highly entertaining. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Sep 18, 2013
89% Rush (2013) "Yes, it's formulaic; but thrillingly so. Yes, it's more accessible than arty; but it's still a handcrafted film. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Sep 18, 2013
85% We Are What We Are (2013) "The film looks picturesque as can be, is well-acted, and very smartly plotted. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Sep 18, 2013
41% All the Boys Love Mandy Lane (2013) "A head-shaker of a twist undoes all the good built up in the beginning. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Sep 18, 2013
80% Curse of Chucky (2013) "Curse of Chucky is nicely restrained, eking out suspense and building characters before all voodoo hell breaks loose. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Sep 18, 2013
64% 2 Guns (2013) "There's enough gleeful use of T-N-T in this fun-fare flick to make Wile E. Coyote look like Mahatma Gandhi. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted Jul 31, 2013
54% Lovelace (2013) "Add the swinging '70s vibe to some cool costuming and an even groovier soundtrack, and you've got an entertaining (if sobering) night at the movies. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Jul 31, 2013
60% The Frozen Ground (2013) "In spite of the uneasy straddle between crime-thriller and true-story, the movie's got its moments. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Jul 31, 2013
70% The Wolverine (2013) "Clad throughout most of the film donning nothing but his retractable knuckle-claws, muttonchops, and a body cut enough to put Ginsu out of business, Jackman actually does a great job of portraying the human, emotional side of the eponymous mutant. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Jul 31, 2013
72% Pacific Rim (2013) "It's great. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Jul 12, 2013
67% World War Z (2013) "World War Z is not a horror film, nor is it a deeply thought-provoking political thriller. But it is a fine action picture, and a good Brad Pitt movie. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted Jun 18, 2013
38% The Purge (2013) "...a big, dumb home invasion horror movie. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Jun 17, 2013
No Score Yet London The Modern Babylon (2013) "London: The Modern Babylon is, as a whole, a highly educational and extremely entertaining overview of 'The Smoke'. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Jun 17, 2013
56% Man of Steel (2013) "As a science fiction action extravaganza, I can't fault the latest from director Zack Snyder. But as a fun Superman comic book popcorn flick, I certainly can. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Jun 17, 2013
76% The Wall (2013) "The Wall is certainly [an] absorbing and intensely thought-provoking film. " ‐ Yahoo! Movies
Posted Jun 17, 2013
49% Maniac (2013) "Maniac is an elegant and carefully crafted film, from start to finish. " ‐ Inside Horror
Posted May 15, 2013
55% Thale (2013) "Hokey CGI; if the budget wasn't enough to make the effects good enough, they should have been left out entirely. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted May 5, 2013
85% Sightseers (2013) "Sightseers is not worth seeing at all. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted May 5, 2013
41% Parker (2013) "Parker is a functional enough actioner but lacks pizzazz. " ‐ Sci-Fi Weekly
Posted May 5, 2013
58% Kiss Of The Damned (2013) "Just about any episode of True Blood is sexier, more entertaining and thought-provoking than Kiss of the Damned. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted May 5, 2013
26% Erased (2013) "It's a serviceable thriller, but brings nothing new to the arena. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted May 5, 2013
71% Dead Man's Burden (2013) "Dead Man's Burden isn't [great], but it's not a bad horse opera and is unflinching in its depictions of harshness and violence. " ‐ Sci-Fi Weekly
Posted May 5, 2013
71% Barrymore (2012) "In spite of creating a CGI world around Plummer, much is lost in this translation, making an impressive performance from him seem inert. " ‐ StaciWilson.com
Posted May 5, 2013
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