Tony Macklin

Tony Macklin

Agrees with the Tomatometer 72% of the time.

Tony Macklin'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
2.0/5 37% Irrational Man (2015) "Woody skimps on logic. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 31, 2015
3.0/5 58% Southpaw (2015) "Southpaw is MMA. Mixed Movie Arts, with the emphasis on mixed. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 29, 2015
2.0/5 85% Trainwreck (2015) "Schumer flaunts shtick. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 21, 2015
2.0/5 82% Infinitely Polar Bear (2015) "Infinitely Polar Bear might be called Infinitely Nepotism. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 19, 2015
3.0/5 87% Mr. Holmes (2015) "Basil Rathbone is long gone. And Sherlock is 93 years old. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 13, 2015
2.5/5 89% Dope (2015) "The first half of Dope is grounded in infectious authenticity; the second half is haphazard. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 2, 2015
2.0/5 46% Ted 2 (2015) "MacFarlane has lost his way. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 27, 2015
3.0/5 98% Inside Out (2015) "Move over, William Bendix. The Life of Riley is now female. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 22, 2015
3.0/5 93% The Wrecking Crew (2015) "The Wrecking Crew is kind of a home movie -- not cinematically accomplished -- but it is fascinating. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 15, 2015
2.5/5 90% Love & Mercy (2015) "The Good Vibrations outlast the bad. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 3, 2015
4.0/5 99% Leviathan (2014) "How can a bleak film be dazzling? It can, when you think about it. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 31, 2015
3.0/5 84% I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2015) "Children love and understand the majestic galoot. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 21, 2015
3.5/5 87% Lambert & Stamp (2015) "In modern film there's a genre that is original, bracing, and meaningful. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 17, 2015
2.0/5 53% 5 Flights Up (2015) "What's not to like about Morgan Freeman? " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 12, 2015
2.0/5 92% Ex Machina (2015) " Ex Machina will work best for those who are intrigued by the mere thought of artificial intelligence. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 2, 2015
3.0/5 83% While We're Young (2015) "While We're Young is a rare experience -- it vaulted over my dire preconceptions. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 23, 2015
3.5/5 77% Far from Men (2015) "A movie based on an Albert Camus story. Now that's existential. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 18, 2015
3.0/5 78% Danny Collins (2015) "Imagine. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 1, 2015
2.0/5 No Score Yet Candlestick (2015) "Indie filmmakers have to carry a heavy load. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Mar 24, 2015
2.0/5 62% The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015) "The sequel to a film about old age is more old age. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Mar 1, 2015
3.0/5 64% The Rewrite (2015) "Hugh Grant has the best facial expression of bemusement in films. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 16, 2015
2.5/5 98% Mr. Turner (2014) "Mr. Turner, for better or worse, is a film that stays with you. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 10, 2015
2.5/5 89% Still Alice (2015) "As lyrical as Angels in America may be, it hijacks the focus. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 4, 2015
3.0/5 92% The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) "Even a squirrelly director finds a nut once in a while. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 2, 2015
2.0/5 52% The Humbling (2015) "King Lear becomes Glee. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 26, 2015
2.0/5 98% Boyhood (2014) "Boyhood: Concept: A Execution: C -- " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 15, 2015
3.0/5 73% Inherent Vice (2015) "You should take brownies, instead of popcorn, to Inherent Vice. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 7, 2015
3.0/5 92% Force Majeure (2014) "Force Majeure is the human condition under assault. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 5, 2015
2.0/5 51% Unbroken (2014) "Released in the U.S. on December 25, Unbroken is a Jolie, Jolie Christmas. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 26, 2014
3.0/5 88% Foxcatcher (2014) "Foxcatcher is one of the bleakest visions ever about the American Dream in a mainstream movie. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 18, 2014
3.0/5 99% Selma (2015) "Selma could have a major effect beyond the theaters. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 11, 2014
3.0/5 98% Citizenfour (2014) "The word surveillance has the letters "evil" in it. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 6, 2014
3.0/5 90% A Most Violent Year (2015) "A Most Violent Year is original and thought-provoking. You have to think. Whoa, is that marketable? " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 29, 2014
2.0/5 89% The Imitation Game (2014) "2014 may go down as the year the music kidnapped the movies. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 27, 2014
4.0/5 73% American Sniper (2015) "In American Sniper, Eastwood delivers a transcendent wallop. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 22, 2014
2.0/5 80% The Theory of Everything (2014) "The Theory of Everything is the laundry detergent version of the story of astrophysicist Stephen Hawking and Jane Wilde. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 16, 2014
4.0/5 94% Whiplash (2014) "Whiplash should "wow" its audiences. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 7, 2014
2.5/5 71% Interstellar (2014) "I think I saw a kitchen sink flying through space. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 4, 2014
2.0/5 92% Birdman (2014) "In Birdman, ignorance goes viral. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 29, 2014
3.0/5 97% We Are the Best! (2014) "We Are the Best! is as unique as chips and chocolate. It's also as universal as cosmic pubescence. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 24, 2014
3.0/5 93% Copenhagen (2014) "Copenhagen is one of those films that shimmer after they've ended. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 20, 2014
2.0/5 55% White Bird in a Blizzard (2014) "Gregg Araki has lost his sting. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 16, 2014
2.0/5 47% The Judge (2014) "They wanted to make a To Kill a Mockingbird. Instead they made, To Kill an Annoying Parrot. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 11, 2014
3.0/5 77% Kill the Messenger (2014) "Kill the Messenger is powerfully relevant today. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 5, 2014
2.0/5 88% Gone Girl (2014) "Something is amiss in Gone Girl. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 30, 2014
3.0/5 74% Felony (2014) "Actors may be the new screenwriters. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 20, 2014
3.0/5 89% The Drop (2014) "And a puppy shall lead them. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 13, 2014
3.5/5 82% The Two Faces of January (2014) "Director Amini juggles the pairs with Hitchcockian aplomb. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 3, 2014
2.5/5 89% Calvary (2014) "Calvary is not your father's Calvary. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 25, 2014
1.5/5 10% The Angriest Man in Brooklyn (2014) "The Angriest Man in Brooklyn is like a brilliant clown stumbling off stage accompanied by a kazoo. " ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 16, 2014
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