Ali Barclay Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Ali Barclay

Ali Barclay
Ali Barclay's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): BBC.com

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 94%

Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht (Nosferatu the Vampyre) (1979)

"It is a simple and well-known story but sadly this version overcomplicates it to its detriment." ‐BBC.com
Posted Oct 7, 2008
5/5 84%

The English Patient (1996)

"A must see film for all lovers of cinema on a grand and sweeping scale." ‐BBC.com
Posted Dec 17, 2001
4/5 62%

Sliding Doors (1998)

"Paltrow is delightful as the trendy Londoner running parallel lives and has a disturbingly accurate English accent." ‐BBC.com
Posted Dec 10, 2001
2/5 72%

You Only Live Twice (1967)

"While Dahl clearly helped thrust Bond into a whole new world of villainy and technology, maybe his concepts were slightly ahead of themselves, or maybe he just tried too hard." ‐BBC.com
Posted Jul 25, 2001
3/5 67%

Sleepy Hollow (1999)

"The pace and tension are both kept up throughout the film, aided and abetted by Danny Elfman's dramatic score and the remarkable visuals." ‐BBC.com
Posted Jun 26, 2001
4/5 No Score Yet

The Snowman (1982)

Quote not available. ‐BBC.com
Posted Jun 13, 2001
3/5 100%

Holiday Inn (1942)

"Despite not being the success it could have been, this can still inspire a festive glow." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 18, 2001
2/5 0%

Staying Alive (1983)

"This film constantly falls flat on its face." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
1/5 64%

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

"As always the visual gags are more prevalent then the verbal ones, and are lit up in neon so you can't miss them." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 94%

Manhunter (1986)

"This is a truly suspenseful, stylish thriller, sadly overlooked since the Oscar-winning The Silence of the Lambs." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
3/5 73%

Falling Down (1993)

"It is a worrying and unnerving reflection of our society, which will certainly make you wonder about the quality of life you strive to maintain." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
3/5 85%

JFK (1991)

"Oliver Stone has created a maelstrom of images here. Seamlessly blending real black and white footage of Kennedy's murder with his own re-staged scenes, and working the two together results in a film that can't decide which way to go." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
3/5 55%

Home Alone (1990)

"This is a film which manages to capture some of the best qualities of Christmas in a surprisingly enjoyable format and will provide the whole family with large quantities of festive spirit." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
3/5 67%

The Wedding Singer (1998)

"At its best, it is a gentle, well-portrayed, feel good film." ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 48%

The Way of the Gun (2000)

Quote not available. ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 17, 2001
4/5 95%

You Can Count On Me (2000)

Quote not available. ‐BBC.com
Posted Apr 16, 2001
3/5 78%

Braveheart (1995)

"As far as a good old-fashioned story of historical oppression goes, it does sweep you up and entertain." ‐BBC.com
Posted Jan 1, 2000
5/5 97%

Nosferatu, a Symphony of Horror (Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens) (Nosferatu the Vampire) (1922)

"While it clearly moves at a slower pace than most modern films, it is still one of the most beautiful and atmospheric horror pictures ever made." ‐BBC.com
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 53%

Scary Movie (2000)

"This is not a film for the faint-hearted, it is an exercise in ribald humour, both scripted and visual, which will keep you laughing from start to finish." ‐BBC.com
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/5 86%

The Blair Witch Project (1999)

"A film which was to become a victim of its own hype, The Blair Witch Project still stands out as an innovative piece of film-making." ‐BBC.com
Posted Jan 1, 2000
5/5 97%

Apocalypse Now (1979)

"The power of this film cannot be denied, and once seen, it is not easily forgotten." ‐BBC.com
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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