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Tom Glasson

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Tom Glasson's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Concrete Playground

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/5 86% Steve Jobs (2015) "A balanced and often critical perspective of the flawed visionary behind Apple, Pixar and everything 'Mac'. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Feb 3, 2016
4.5/5 96% Spotlight (2015) "Powerful, absorbing and deeply moving, Spotlight is almost certainly the best film about journalism of at least the past decade. Probably more. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jan 29, 2016
3/5 75% The Hateful Eight (2015) "Tense, claustrophobic and predictably violent, Tarantino's latest is a slow burn, three-hour epic that would have been better served as two. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jan 14, 2016
4.5/5 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) "New planets and old faces, original characters and veterans to guide them - this is a franchise reborn, not reinvented. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Dec 16, 2015
3/5 67% The Night Before (2015) "It's A Wonderful Life meets Pineapple Express in this stoner Christmas comedy. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Dec 8, 2015
3/5 64% The Program (2016) "Not quite The Armstrong Lie, it's still a compelling look inside "the most successful doping program" in cycling history. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 24, 2015
3/5 70% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) "A fittingly bleak and violent conclusion to this compelling (if also protracted) franchise. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 19, 2015
3/5 80% Man Up (2015) "A refreshing 'un-romantic' comedy detailing the many pitfalls of modern dating. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 9, 2015
3/5 64% Spectre (2015) "It's no Skyfall, but SPECTRE still contains all the elements of a classic Bond. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 9, 2015
3/5 85% The Walk (2015) "It's no Man On Wire, but it is a rare and welcome example of 3D done right. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 22, 2015
2.5/5 62% Legend (2015) "A film defined by spectacular performances and misfiring direction. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 22, 2015
3.5/5 75% Black Mass (2015) "The long overdue return of Johnny Depp, dramatic actor. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 12, 2015
3/5 60% The Intern (2015) "A heartwarming tale of friendship and a constructive engagement with feminism and gender inequality. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 6, 2015
3/5 26% Pan (2015) "Mad Max: Fury Road for kids. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Sep 26, 2015
3.5/5 72% Everest (2015) "Worthy of its name, Everest is a staggering and spectacular piece of cinema that deserves to be seen. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Sep 21, 2015
2/5 17% Pixels (2015) "An excellent idea turned into a children's film where almost every joke is aimed at people over 30. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Sep 14, 2015
4/5 88% Straight Outta Compton (2015) "A slick, provocative and timely biopic about one of hip hop's most iconic groups. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 31, 2015
2.5/5 60% Southpaw (2015) "Strong performances from Gyllenhaal and Whitaker save Southpaw from otherwise being a complete write-off. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 24, 2015
3/5 67% The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) "Style wins out over substance in Guy Ritchie's playful reimagining of the popular '60s TV show. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 17, 2015
3/5 85% Trainwreck (2015) "A traditional romcom with an entirely untraditional difference: a strong, sexual female lead. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 3, 2015
3.5/5 80% Ant-Man (2015) "Funny, charming and very family friendly, Ant-Man is a solid debut for what will almost certainly develop into a meatier and more assured trilogy. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 14, 2015
3.5/5 62% Magic Mike XXL (2015) "Sexy, funny and surprisingly heartwarming, Magic Mike XXL is an appealing road movie in disguise. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 11, 2015
2.5/5 25% Terminator Genisys (2015) "In the year of the franchise, Genisys is far from perfect, but much more fun than Jurassic. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 6, 2015
5/5 96% Amy (2015) "An overwhelmingly tragic and absorbing portrait piece. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 3, 2015
2/5 46% Ted 2 (2015) "Juvenile and offensive, Ted 2 fires off a lot of jokes, yet few of them find their mark. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jun 29, 2015
3/5 71% Jurassic World (2015) "Sadly, Jurassic World's magnificent dinosaurs just aren't enough to overcome the logic failings of a surprisingly recycled plot. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jun 17, 2015
2.5/5 49% Tomorrowland (2015) "Tomorrowland proves too preachy for adults yet too confronting for children. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jun 2, 2015
2.5/5 50% San Andreas (2015) "Big, Dumb and Fun' should almost be its own genre by now, and San Andreas is nothing but. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted May 31, 2015
5/5 97% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "Ferocious and irresistible, Mad Max: Fury Road is a modern masterpiece that could redefine the action standard. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted May 18, 2015
2/5 17% The Gunman (2015) "Too violent to be taken seriously and too serious to be any fun. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Apr 26, 2015
2/5 43% The Call (2013) "A simple but tense thriller told from the perspective of kidnap victim and 911-responder. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 23, 2015
4/5 67% World War Z (2013) "Action trumps horror in this fast-paced zombie thriller. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 23, 2015
3.5/5 72% Big Eyes (2014) "Burton has crafted one of his most understated films; a fascinating study into 1950s sexual politics and art-world deceit. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 23, 2015
3.5/5 73% Inherent Vice (2015) "A Lebowski-esque adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's novel that's as bewildering as it is entertaining. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 15, 2015
3/5 57% Focus (2015) "Surprisingly enjoyable in spite of its flaws, Focus almost 'cons' you into having a good time. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 11, 2015
4.5/5 99% Selma (2015) "With the events of Ferguson so fresh in our memories, Selma is uncomfortable yet necessary viewing. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Feb 13, 2015
3.5/5 80% The Theory of Everything (2014) "The Theory of Everything serves as a fitting reminder that beyond the extraordinary maths lies a man: mortal, flawed and confounded by love. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Feb 2, 2015
4.5/5 92% Birdman (2014) "Filmed like a play but choreographed like a dance, Birdman is cinematic ballet. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jan 12, 2015
4/5 90% The Imitation Game (2014) "The Imitation Game is an astounding story, both for its marvel and its misery. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jan 4, 2015
3.5/5 89% Big Hero 6 (2014) "Introducing Baymax: the most loveable, huggable character in film history. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jan 1, 2015
3/5 63% The Water Diviner (2015) "The strength of Russell Crowe's directorial debut is its entirely inglorious depiction of the ANZAC experience. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jan 1, 2015
2/5 60% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) "A better title for THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES would be: 'Rubbish: The Desolation of Tolkien'. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Dec 22, 2014
3/5 65% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) "The Girl On Fire has gone up in smoke. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 20, 2014
2.5/5 41% This Is Where I Leave You (2014) ""This is where I leave you" is what Warner Bros ought to have said after reading the script. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 5, 2014
3/5 85% John Wick (2014) "Keanu Reeves quips and kicks and does it all with an impossible level of cool. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 5, 2014
3.5/5 71% Interstellar (2014) " INTERSTELLAR might not be Nolan's best film, but it's certainly his most ambitious. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Nov 3, 2014
3.5/5 77% Fury (2014) " FURY is a grim, violent and uncompromising WW2 flick told from the perspective of an American tank crew. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 30, 2014
2.5/5 35% Before I Go to Sleep (2014) "Imagine Groundhog Day without any of the good bits. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 20, 2014
4.5/5 94% Whiplash (2014) "Whiplash is a 'jazz thriller' and it's exceptional, engrossing cinema. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 20, 2014
3/5 47% The Judge (2014) "Downey Jr and Duvall keep this otherwise cheesy legal drama mostly watchable. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 13, 2014
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