Allan Ulrich

Allan Ulrich
Allan Ulrich's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): San Francisco Chronicle San Francisco Examiner

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/4 93% First Position (2012) Yes, it is possible to create a gripping documentary about the ballet world without resorting to "Black Swan" melodramatics. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted May 10, 2012
3/4 89% Breath Made Visible: Anna Halprin (2010) Finally, as she approaches her 90th birthday, San Rafael-based modern dance pioneer Anna Halprin is honored with a documentary that reflects her wide influence and eternally questing spirit. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2010
88% Hilary and Jackie (1998) What we never discover - and it is a fatal lapse in films like this - is why music has so seized Jackie, why it is important for her to be an artist, at the risk of her sanity. - San Francisco Examiner EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
58% Flamenco (2014) Flamenco is also Saura's purest effort at capturing dance on film, a triumph from first frame to last. - San Francisco Examiner EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
53% The Faculty (1998) Rodriguez puts his money into the predictable place - special effects - and you wonder where the imagination went. - San Francisco Examiner EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
77% Freeway (1996) A hip, corrosive and often hilarious entertainment, the movie strikes another blow for the American independent film. - San Francisco Examiner EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/4 28% Barb Wire (1996) The hypocrisy level is annoying. - San Francisco Examiner EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
66% The Devil's Advocate (1997) A muddled metaphysical thriller that takes a small eternity to engage the observer with its flimsy characters and its tired special effects. - San Francisco Examiner EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000