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Allan Hunter

Allan Hunter

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Allan Hunter's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Daily Express, Screen International, The List, This is London

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
No Score Yet Mothers and Daughters (2016) "The fractured nature of this multi-story ensemble means there is little chance of becoming completely engaged with any particular mother and daughter couple. " ‐ Screen International
Posted May 2, 2016
4/5 100% Arabian Nights: Volume 2 - The Desolate One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 2, O Desolado) (2015) "A weird but strangely wonderful film. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted May 1, 2016
3/5 No Score Yet Hard Tide "An ambitious and stylish attempt to bring something fresh to the familiar ingredients of the gritty, violent British crime thriller. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted May 1, 2016
5/5 96% Son of Saul (2015) "One of the year's most powerful, unforgettable films. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted May 1, 2016
3/5 50% Demolition (2016) "Demolition may not be the most subtle film but it is funny, smoothly executed and Gyllenhaal makes Davis a very sympathetic misfit. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted May 1, 2016
4/5 94% Captain America: Civil War (2016) "In many respects this is the Marvel movies' finest hour. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted May 1, 2016
2/5 58% Bastille Day "Everyone concerned deserves better. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
4/5 96% Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto) (2015) "Inventive and surprisingly moving. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
4/5 96% Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures (2016) "A thoughtful, compelling documentary. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
4/5 100% The Divide "There is a mournful tone to a film that records testimony from individuals in Britain and America living with the consequences of disadvantage. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 68% Louder Than Bombs (2016) "The quality of the performances smooth over the rough edges of an honourable attempt to capture the casualties of a family at war. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 71% Miles Ahead (2016) "An incredible journey that touches on aspects of Davis's life, loves and self-destructive urges in a smoothly handled labour of love. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 43% Jane Got a Gun (2016) "It is enjoyable but no great classic. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 24, 2016
3/5 92% Arabian Nights: Volume 3, the Enchanted One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 3, O Encantado) (2015) "Funny, exhausting, polemical and poetic, it is a joyous assertion of Gomes' belief that storytelling serves as an escape from reality, and a way to confront and transcend even the most difficult of times. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 18, 2016
4/5 100% Arabian Nights: Volume 2 - The Desolate One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 2, O Desolado) (2015) "Funny, exhausting, polemical and poetic, it is a joyous assertion of Gomes' belief that storytelling serves as an escape from reality, and a way to confront and transcend even the most difficult of times. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 18, 2016
4/5 96% Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One (As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 1, O Inquieto) (2015) "Funny, exhausting, polemical and poetic, it is a joyous assertion of Gomes' belief that storytelling serves as an escape from reality, and a way to confront and transcend even the most difficult of times. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 18, 2016
4/5 93% Our Little Sister (Umimachi Diary) (Umi-gai Diary) (2016) "Is it sentimental? Of course, but never unbearably so thanks to the director's delicate touch. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
2/5 7% Despite The Falling Snow "It is a wearily predictable tale of coincidence and tragedy. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
4/5 76% The Brand New Testament "Playful, eccentric and often very funny. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
1/5 32% Criminal (2016) "Rarely in the field of crummy, nonsensical thrillers can so much talent have been squandered on such complete tosh. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
4/5 94% Eye In The Sky (2016) "A drama that forces the audience to think, take sides and examine their own consciences. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
4/5 94% The Jungle Book (2016) "This is technology with a heart and soul and used in a way that enhances the storytelling to create a grand family adventure. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 17, 2016
52% Desierto "The issue of immigration couldn't be more timely or poignant, but everything else in Desierto feels strictly by the book and it is a book we already know from cover to cover. " ‐ Screen International
Posted Apr 12, 2016
86% Mammal "Sensitively judged, totally committed performances from Rachel Griffiths and Barry Keoghan carry a tale that edges towards Greek tragedy in its treatment of the fragile, twisted bond between mothers and sons. " ‐ Screen International
Posted Apr 11, 2016
3/5 65% The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016) "Irons' gruff, paternalistic Hardy and Patel's zeal create an engaging, odd-couple chemistry in an informative and affecting tale. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
3/5 52% Boulevard (2015) "There is nothing exceptional about Boulevard but it is sincere and Williams invests his character with a touching sense of weary, wistful sadness. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
3/5 100% Couple In A Hole "An intriguing, absurdist drama in which the lead actors go above and beyond the call of duty. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
5/5 98% Dheepan (2016) "A compelling and timely story. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
3/5 17% The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) "A diverting but soulless big-screen spectacle that oozes special effects and nimble fight scenes. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
5/5 83% Midnight Special (2016) "Midnight Special is a film with many virtues even if it leaves you scratching your head at all the questions it simply refuses to answer. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 10, 2016
79% Wedding Doll (Hatuna Meniyar) (2016) "Moran Rosenblatt has the look of a young Patricia Arquette and her Hagit glows with an inner radiance. " ‐ Screen International
Posted Apr 5, 2016
3/5 65% The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016) "The story itself is so strong and the stellar cast are so adept that you are prepared to forgive writer-director Matt Brown's conventional approach to his labour of love. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 4, 2016
4/5 100% I Am Belfast "Cousins has always found awe and wonder in the everyday world around him, but this dreamy love letter is one of his most polished and beguiling efforts. " ‐ The List
Posted Apr 4, 2016
2/5 No Score Yet A Warrior's Tail (Savva. Serdtse voina) "A feeble carbon copy of the films America and Britain do so much better. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
2/5 62% Black Mountain Poets "Awkward encounters, social embarrassment and shameless flirtations ensue in an uneven mixture of satire and farce. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
5/5 96% Ran (1985) "An irresistible attraction that should be viewed on the biggest screen you can find. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet Papusza "A sombre but impressive production. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
4/5 85% Victoria (2015) "An impressive film which constantly challenges your perceptions of the characters. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
4/5 79% Eddie The Eagle (2016) "It may not be the most subtle of films but it is hugely entertaining. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Apr 3, 2016
1/5 30% Mojave (2016) "Monahan won an Oscar for writing The Departed - what he is trying to achieve here remains a mystery. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
2/5 56% Iona "Iona has also been shorn of at least 25 minutes since it fi rst saw the light of day last year - and I'm not convinced it is better for it. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 86% The Club (El Club) (2016) "A sombre, provocative drama marbled with mordant wit. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 80% Disorder (Maryland) "Here is a man struggling to stay in the moment and hold on to reality. His hand tremor and the paranoia that informs his actions make him intriguingly unreliable. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 28% Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) "There is enough going on in Batman v Superman to fill a dozen films. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 98% Zootopia (2016) "The latest Disney animated feature may not be a classic but it is full of bright ideas and funny one-liners. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 27, 2016
4/5 91% The Pearl Button (El botón de nácar) (2015) "A challenging film that addresses big issues with grace and humanity. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
2/5 8% Norm of the North (2016) "Bland, derivative family entertainment Norm Of The North merely underlines the craft and imagination that goes into the Pixar titles. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
2/5 8% Rock the Kasbah (2015) "Murray is entertaining but the plot seems entirely arbitrary with characters such as Kate Hudson's happy hooker Merci popping up without much rhyme or reason. A real disappointment. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
2/5 53% Risen (2016) "Although crass and clunky, Risen has sincerity on its side and Fiennes' anguished performance lends it some welcome gravitas. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
4/5 96% Marguerite (2016) "Funny and touching with exquisite production design and impeccable performances, Marguerite is a civilised delight. " ‐ Daily Express
Posted Mar 20, 2016
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