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Allan Hunter

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

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 No Score Yet Ted Sieger's Molly Monster - Der Kinofilm (2017) A sweet tale with hints of the Clangers and Dr Seuss.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2017
3/5 54% Rules Don't Apply (2016) Warren Beatty's first film in more than 15 years is a love letter to the Hollywood he must have encountered as a young man.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
3/5 85% The Transfiguration (2017) Moody and melancholy The Transfiguration brings a social conscience to the horror film as lonely New York teenager Milo (Eric Ruffin) becomes obsessed with vampire lore.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
3/5 100% The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (Hymyilevä mies) (2017) A sweet, low-key production with a modest charm.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
3/5 58% The Zookeeper's Wife (2017) A film that is worthy and well made rather than exceptional.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
3/5 90% Letters From Baghdad (2017) The film establishes its documentary credentials with archive material and photos that paint a vivid picture of the Middle East a century ago.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
4/5 87% Their Finest (2017) It may seem like a soft-centred romp but there is often more to Their Finest than meets the eye.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
No Score Yet Moka (2017) Frederic Mermoud's return to feature films after directing episodes of the television series The Returned (Les Revenants), has a strong affinity with the writing of Patricia Highsmith and the films of Claude Chabrol.‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2017
3/5 100% The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (Hymyilevä mies) (2017) This is an exceptionally modest, low-key affair but with an undoubted charm and a welcome humour running through the heartache.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2017
3/5 27% The Hatton Garden Job (2017) An efficient, workmanlike recreation of the planning and execution of the big, daring crime.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
4/5 83% Mulholland Drive (2001) This is David Lynch at his most imaginative and challenging.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
5/5 95% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975) Nicholson captures all the daredevil rebel spirit of Randle P. McMurphy, a prisoner who is transferred to a state mental institution.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
3/5 56% Cezanne and I (Cézanne et Moi) (2017) A picturesque French period drama served with a generous dollop of soap opera.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
4/5 95% The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi) (2016) Sexy, beautiful and constantly surprisingly, The Handmaiden is a satisfying period drama.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
3/5 66% The Fate of the Furious (2017) How everyone keeps a straight face is the biggest mystery of them all.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
4/5 73% The Sense Of An Ending (2017) A rueful affair that unfolds with a quiet, autumnal elegance and proves that it is never too late to strive for redemption.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
3/5 56% Cezanne and I (Cézanne et Moi) (2017) Cézanne et Moi is inevitably sketchy and superficial but solid enough in its sun-kissed locations and meticulous production design.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2017
2/5 20% Table 19 (2017) The mean-spirited comedy and bitter drama make for uncomfortable bedfellows before the descent towards sloppy sentimentality.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
2/5 50% City of Tiny Lights (2016) A predictable tale of shadowy secret agents and radical extremists.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
2/5 39% Aftermath (2017) Schwarzenegger gives a solid performance and you never question the film's sincerity. However, it tends towards the underwhelming.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
3/5 45% Going in Style (2017) Going In Style is entirely predictable but the cast helps bring a smile to the face.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
5/5 99% I Am Not Your Negro (2017) A film filled with anger and despair that shows Baldwin to have been one of the most insightful and prescient figures of his generation.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
4/5 57% Mad to Be Normal (2017) Tennant is so commanding you can't tear your eyes away from him.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
3/5 45% Going in Style (2017) A slick, amiable cover version of an unjustly neglected 1979 comedy that starred George Burns, Lee Strasberg and Art Carney.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
100% Glory (2017) Another stiletto-sharp report on the state of modern Bulgaria from the directors of the equally tense and insightful The Lesson.‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2017
3/5 94% Neruda (2016) Irreverent, funny and insightful, Neruda is unquestionably mannered but undeniably entertaining.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2017
2/5 50% City of Tiny Lights (2016) We've been here far too often before, and ... director Pete Travis has nothing fresh to add.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2017
3/5 53% The Boss Baby (2017) The plot is thin but there is enough boundless energy and quick-witted laughs to keep you distracted and Baldwin as the ruthless, domineering little one is having such a good time that it proves infectious.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
2/5 38% Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017) Colourful settings and fantastical beasts might appeal to young ones but the bland plot and awful puns make this an ordeal for grown-ups.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
3/5 86% The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016) A creepy supernatural yarn from the director of Trollhunter.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
2/5 14% Man Down (2016) The ingredients of science fiction, family drama and war movie never really gel and that's before a plot twist that tugs at the heartstrings and undermines credibility.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
5/5 97% Graduation (Bacalaureat) (2017) Graduation is undoubtedly a bit of a slow-burner but it grows in intensity and becomes completely absorbing as we discover a whole world of guilty secrets and hidden lives.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
2/5 46% Ghost in the Shell (2017) Ghost In The Shell is a sleek, futuristic, action-packed thriller and an undeniable visual feast but the clunky dialogue and stiff performances make this feel all a little soulless.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
4/5 66% Free Fire (2017) Free Fire is an exhilarating exercise in pure storytelling where Wheatley and co-writer Amy Jump are firing on all cylinders.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
5/5 97% Graduation (Bacalaureat) (2017) Mungiu has a rare ability to glimpse into the soul of modern Romania and find the personal dilemmas that strike a universal chord.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2017
3/5 75% The Eyes of My Mother (2016) A poised and meticulously controlled slice of American gothic that blends together a slew of influences from Hitchcock to Haneke via David Lynch and The Night of the Hunter.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2017
3/5 93% A Silent Voice (Koe no katachi) (2016) A Silent Voice is long and meandering by animation standards but touching in the way it addresses big issues.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2017
4/5 97% Gleason (2016) Unflinching in its honesty it offers a moving testimonial to an inspirational figure.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2017
3/5 91% The Olive Tree (El olivo) (2016) The search for the tree and what it has come to symbolise lies at the heart of this amusing and very human story of a family at war.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2017
4/5 97% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) The Salesman is an atmospheric, perfectly judged examination of paranoia, powerlessness and fractured relationships.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2017
3/5 80% Personal Shopper (2017) Personal Shopper is stylishly executed and Stewart's edgy performance is admirable but the film never quite gels into a convincing whole.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2017
4/5 71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) Any reservations are soon swept aside by a glittering, swirling, twirling production that proves they still make them like they did in the good old days.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2017
4/5 97% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) The Salesman is a slow-burner that grows more tense and involving with each breath.‐ The List
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2017
97% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) Farhadi followers may find The Salesman something of a lesser achievement but there is still enough emotional content and precision-engineered moral quandaries to guarantee a solid arthouse response.‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2017
4/5 82% George Best: All by Himself (2017) Gordon's emotional documentary pays tribute to the incredible gifts of Best in his prime but it doesn't flinch from the long downward spiral of his decline.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2017
3/5 98% The Fits (2016) A slight but intense little film.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2017
2/5 10% Bitter Harvest (2017) Simplistic, sloppy and mostly unconvincing.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2017
3/5 41% Sweet Dreams (Fai bei sogni) (2016) Childhood trauma leaves scars that never fade in Sweet Dreams, a sentimental but sometimes poignant drama from veteran Italian director Marco Bellocchio.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2017
2/5 41% A Cure For Wellness (2017) There are bags of atmosphere and style in A Cure For Wellness but not much of a story.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2017
4/5 80% Patriots Day (2017) It may see the world in black and white, it may tug at the heartstrings a little enthusiastically at times but at its best Patriots Day is a taut, pulse-racing thriller that tries to take something positive from the darkest of times.‐ Daily Express (UK)
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2017