ReviewExpress.com

Rating Title | Year Quote Author
1 40%

The Big Year (2011)

"It's funny, has a plot and its lack of profanity and violence is a welcome relief."

Posted Oct 16, 2011

Diana Saenger

2 60%

Real Steel (2011)

"Surprisingly Entertaining "

Posted Oct 13, 2011

Michael Black

3 29%

Machine Gun Preacher (2011)

"Butler's role here feels forced - Machine Gun Preacher might be better viewed on DVD."

Posted Oct 4, 2011

Diana Saenger

4 94%

Moneyball (2011)

"An inspirational story that brings everyone to the handrail cheering and clapping."

Posted Sep 22, 2011

Diana Saenger

5 84%

Contagion (2011)

"Soderbergh's Contagion offers little new about fear and horror but his behind-the-camera ability to be fresh -- along with help from an all-star cast -- elevates his thriller from boredom, if only just slightly. "

Posted Sep 11, 2011

Diana Saenger

6 77%

The Debt (2011)

"The real visionary who makes this film haunt and enthrall is cinematographer Ben Davis who creates dark shadows that create a chilling edginess without revealing too much plot. "

Posted Aug 31, 2011

Diana Saenger

7 14%

Seven Days In Utopia (2011)

"A great family film."

Posted Aug 31, 2011

Diana Saenger

8 83%

Warrior (2011)

"Warrior sets its sights on something much deeper than fighting."

Posted Aug 25, 2011

Diana Saenger

9 74%

The Whistleblower (2011)

"Not necessarily a great film, but an important story that needs to be viewed, understood and acted upon."

Posted Aug 17, 2011

Diana Saenger

10 76%

The Help (2011)

"The Help has so much heart it's easy to feel both sorrow and enjoyment while watching such an emotional film. "

Posted Aug 10, 2011

Diana Saenger

11 82%

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

"The best part of the movie is the detailed and believable graphics. "

Posted Aug 8, 2011

Michael Black

12 44%

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

"Strong performances by the actors helped me buy into this idea hook, line and sinker - it's crazy fun. "

Posted Jul 29, 2011

Diana Saenger

13 79%

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

"Paramount and Marvel merged their creative juices just right as I found Captain America: The First Avenger very entertaining"

Posted Jul 25, 2011

Diana Saenger

14 96%

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 (2011)

"A satisfying roller coaster ride that Harry Potter fans have been waiting for since the beginning."

Posted Jul 16, 2011

Michael Black

15 36%

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

"Motion Sickness Nightmare"

Posted Jul 9, 2011

Michael Black

16 35%

Larry Crowne (2011)

"Larry Crowne will probably appeal mostly to baby boomers desperately searching for something other than big blow-up movies (Transformers 4) or yet another 3D disaster. "

Posted Jul 4, 2011

Diana Saenger

17 39%

Cars 2 (2011)

"It took real willpower to sit through this entire mess, and even my granddaughter (10) said "That was a terrible movie, Grandma; I didn't like it.""

Posted Jun 24, 2011

Diana Saenger

18 48%

Mr. Popper's Penguins (2011)

"Kids will love the funny antics and parents might enjoy that Carrey is not over the top. "

Posted Jun 18, 2011

Diana Saenger

19 87%

X-Men: First Class (2011)

"It's evident how much detail and time the CG team has invested into making the audience believe what they see is real. "

Posted Jun 5, 2011

Michael Black

20 81%

Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

"Kids learn that by staying to true to themselves they can overcome anything."

Posted May 28, 2011

Diana Saenger

21 33%

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

"Watching this film in 3D is like trying to eat your dinner with a sheet of plastic wrap over it."

Posted May 21, 2011

Diana Saenger

22 77%

Fast Five (2011)

"Even with the over-the-top acting of Dwayne Johnson and mind-numbing action sequences the film is actually watchable. "

Posted May 5, 2011

Michael Black

23 72%

Hanna (2011)

"Wright paces his action scenes well, and cinematographer Alwin Kuchler captures every scene as if he painted it himself. A mixed bag of genres, Hanna delivers on them all."

Posted May 5, 2011

Diana Saenger

24 60%

Water for Elephants (2011)

"The art decoration and cinematography were superb but the casting of Patterson seemed to miss the boat."

Posted Apr 25, 2011

Diana Saenger

25 94%

Win Win (2011)

"Anyone who likes sports, drama and comedy will be happy they went to see it. "

Posted Apr 2, 2011

Diana Saenger

26 10%

Red Riding Hood (2011)

"What big clichés you have!"

Posted Mar 18, 2011

Michael Black

27 83%

The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)

"Works a bit of humor into a crime story."

Posted Mar 18, 2011

Diana Saenger

28 21%

Beastly (2011)

"Definitely appealing to teen girls, anyone else will only accompany them if they have true inner beauty."

Posted Mar 11, 2011

Diana Saenger

29 72%

The Adjustment Bureau (2011)

"With its different genres and better than most movies in the theater at present it probably will not disappoint."

Posted Mar 11, 2011

Diana Saenger

30 55%

Unknown (2011)

"Sure, it's a clichéd plot yet still intriguing and intense because of the fast pace and keen cinematography."

Posted Feb 19, 2011

Diana Saenger

31 30%

Sanctum (2011)

"The actors lack believability and smart moviegoers could write each scene before it happens."

Posted Feb 4, 2011

Diana Saenger

32 29%

The Warrior's Way (2010)

"Simple video game-style action sequences with bad dialogue."

Posted Jan 22, 2011

Michael Black

33 93%

Another Year (2010)

"It's that old wheel of life - and no one portrays it better than Mike Leigh. "

Posted Jan 22, 2011

Jean Lowerison

34 43%

The Green Hornet (2011)

"They cast Seth Rogan in the lead role. Big mistake! "

Posted Jan 22, 2011

Michael Black

35 88%

Inspector Bellamy (2010)

"Meditative Chabrol asking us to consider the vagaries of life, family, corruption and murder."

Posted Jan 22, 2011

Jean Lowerison

36 22%

Country Strong (2011)

"The engaging cast in Country Strong helps us almost forget about Shana Feste's disappointing script and irrational ending. "

Posted Jan 10, 2011

Diana Saenger

37 96%

True Grit (2010)

"Brilliantly Done!"

Posted Dec 23, 2010

Diana Saenger

38 91%

The Fighter (2010)

"A seamless story where every moment in the ring, in romantic scenes, and in the depiction of family struggles feels real."

Posted Dec 21, 2010

Diana Saenger

39 49%

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)

"Adventure and fun for the entire family with an easy to follow story."

Posted Dec 21, 2010

Diana Saenger

40 78%

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1 (2010)

"The magic is lost on the very young because of the films' even darker tone."

Posted Dec 21, 2010

Michael Black

41 87%

Black Swan (2010)

"Creepy & Tedious"

Posted Dec 3, 2010

Diana Saenger

42 93%

127 Hours (2010)

"The chaotic scenes with the frenzied, irritating and loud music did nothing to allow us to know Ralston. That's the movie I wish I'd seen. "

Posted Nov 21, 2010

Diana Saenger

43 52%

The Next Three Days (2010)

"Terrific performances plus clever and suspenseful twists you never see coming."

Posted Nov 18, 2010

Diana Saenger

44 86%

Unstoppable (2010)

"Imagine an edge-of-your-seat drama with no villain, no drug wars or bloody murder scenes."

Posted Nov 15, 2010

Diana Saenger

45 55%

Morning Glory (2010)

"Saved By McAdams"

Posted Nov 11, 2010

Diana Saenger

46 46%

Hereafter (2010)

"Along with a plodding script, the key character knows what he wants but takes no bold steps to get it. Even Damon appears confused in the movie."

Posted Oct 25, 2010

Diana Saenger

47 96%

The Social Network (2010)

"Multifaceted and Brilliant "

Posted Oct 1, 2010

Diana Saenger

48 55%

Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010)

"While the movie is nothing to rave about, the cast makes it a worthwhile viewing experience."

Posted Sep 28, 2010

Diana Saenger

49 50%

Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (2010)

"Legends is like a violent video game and the mention of Happy Feet is an obvious misdirection. "

Posted Sep 26, 2010

Diana Saenger

50 94%

The Town (2010)

"There's rarely a moment in the film when we don't feel Doug's pain and uncertainty."

Posted Sep 17, 2010

Diana Saenger

Find us on:                     
Help | About | Jobs | Critics Submission | Press | API | Licensing | Mobile