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Amy West

Amy West
Amy West's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Empire Magazine, SciFiNow, International Business Times

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 38% The Strangers: Prey At Night (2018) With its infuriatingly dim-witted characters and generic slasher movie feel, The Strangers: Prey At Night is a surprisingly tame and forgettable rehash.‐ Empire Magazine
Read More | Posted May 5, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet The Director and the Jedi (2018) Just like Star Wars: The Last Jedi, this documentary wears its heart on its sleeve and while it could have delved deeper, it's likely to put a smile on your face.‐ SciFiNow
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
4/5 83% Game Night (2018) With its clever, whip-smart script and enthusiastic ensemble cast firing on all cylinders, crime comedy filmmakers Jonathan Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein score big with Game Night.‐ Empire Magazine
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2018
2/5 13% The Open House (2018) Movies don't always have to spell everything out, but here it's far too vague and therefore fails to encourage any sort of emotional connection towards its characters or add intrigue. ‐ SciFiNow
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2018
4/5 69% mother! (2017) In truth, mother! can be about whatever you want it to, making it one of those rare films that you can appreciate without actually having to enjoy any second...‐ SciFiNow
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2017
2/5 18% Baywatch (2017) Try as it might to have heart, the film still ends up being little more than an unrelenting invitation for cinemagoers to ogle.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted May 23, 2017
2.5/5 66% Alien: Covenant (2017) There's a serious lack of dread throughout. Xenomorph pops out, someone dies instantly, repeat; it all happens so fast, you barely sense the fear.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted May 10, 2017
4/5 91% Mindhorn (2016) If you've not chuckled by the film's final act, just know that you are humourless.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2017
3/5 83% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) It brings the fun and is packed full of belly-laugh moments and dazzling visuals.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2017
3/5 90% Their Finest (2017) Their Finest may not be a particularly thrilling roller coaster, but its continual shifts between being brilliantly funny, progressive and poignant and downright tragic mean that you are constantly kept on your toes.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
3.5/5 44% Ghost in the Shell (2017) Ghost in the Shell is visually gorgeous, as it conjures up a futuristic world resembling outings such as The Matrix and Blade Runner.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2017
3/5 80% Personal Shopper (2017) The problem is that it's hard to really build spine-tingling suspense when you figure out pretty early on that this is a story that isn't really going to go anywhere.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2017
4/5 99% Get Out (2017) This isn't some inside joke, it's a universal lesson learnt... even if that lesson is expertly disguised by a brilliantly bizarre and truly bonkers story set in the 'burbs.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2017
3/5 70% Beauty and the Beast (2017) Musical lovers are sure to be thinking about it for hours afterwards and any Disney fan that has seen the trailers and is eagerly awaiting its release will certainly not be disappointed as it maintains that Gothic fairy-tale feel.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2017
3/5 75% Kong: Skull Island (2017) Regardless of its flaws, there's still a fair few things to like about Kong: Skull Island.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2017
3/5 71% Viceroy's House (2017) With its poignant themes and unquestionably powerful story, it's a wonder why in its final moments, Viceroy's House never quite reaches the memorable or moving heights that it should have.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2017
3.5/5 41% A Cure For Wellness (2017) Sometimes overwrought yet unrelentingly absorbing.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2017
4/5 93% Logan (2017) A truly affecting and gritty human story.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2017
3.5/5 80% Patriots Day (2017) Throughout, Patriots Day does walk the line between moving historical account of a real-life tragedy and hokey soap opera. Fortunately, it manages to be much more of the former than the latter.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2017
4/5 89% John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) While it may not be quite as slick and polished as the first instalment and its occasionally over-the-top gags will not sit well with some, John Wick: Chapter 2 knows what fans want and it undoubtedly delivers.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2017
3.5/5 93% Hidden Figures (2017) It's helpful that the acting trio sell the somewhat saccharine story well.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2017
4/5 94% Fences (2016) Every viewer will be able to relate to one aspect or another.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2017
98% Moonlight (2016) What it does manage to say -- be it about community, tolerance, gay masculinity or most obviously, the concept of inevitability -- it puts across beautifully and poignantly.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2017
4/5 86% Hacksaw Ridge (2016) While a biopic doesn't usually include such direct nods to the people that it centres on, here, it makes all that you've just watched appear so much more powerful and moving and will have you thinking about it for days after you've seen it.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2017
4/5 72% Sing (2016) [Further in] scope than the film's various promotional material suggests.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2017
4/5 88% Jackie (2016) A brilliant depiction of shock.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2017
3/5 76% Split (2017) When put against the already-existing acclaimed movies, how does The Sixth Sense director M Night Shyamalan's latest fare? Relatively well it turns out and commendably so.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2017
5/5 95% Manchester by the Sea (2016) Manchester By The Sea is the film that packs enough wallop to force movie fans, and cinema-goers in general, to sit up and take serious notice.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Jan 12, 2017
4/5 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Rogue One might not necessarily be a film that was needed but once the credits roll, you realise how much you desperately wanted it regardless.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2016
4/5 84% Silence (2017) Garfield, in particular, offers up career-best work, guiding the audience through his character's spiritual journey.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2016
3.5/5 74% Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) In true franchise style, it welcomes newbies to this addictive world with wonderful imaginative constructs, developing story lines and intriguing characters while also managing to build upon what hardcore fans have seen before.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2016
4/5 89% Doctor Strange (2016) Surprisingly funny and arguably [Marvel's] most audacious film to date.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2016
5/5 72% Nocturnal Animals (2016) Nocturnal Animals is a startlingly good movie which has you mesmerised from the opening scene.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2016
3.5/5 86% Lion (2016) The characters are wonderfully rounded and each performer brings them to screen with such a sense of realism that you can't help but feel both moved and inspired. ‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2016
4/5 93% Queen of Katwe (2016) What could have so easily been turned into a sickly-sweet, coming-of-age story actually ends up being a realistic and warm celebration of family, faith and having a sense of purpose that will leave you feeling both moved.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2016
4/5 68% Free Fire (2017) It has more than enough to keep you entertained and at just 90 minutes, its undeniable talent will likely make you want a slightly longer running time nonetheless.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2016
4/5 74% Trolls (2016) It's undoubtedly the most fun, most colourful and downright cutest film you'll see this year.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2016
4/5 94% Arrival (2016) [Villeneuve] pushes the boundaries on what a sci-fi film really can be.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2016
4.5/5 92% La La Land (2016) La La Land is ultimately a sunshine-filled breath of fresh air which will leave you giddy with nostalgia and happiness.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2016
4/5 86% A Monster Calls (2017) A Monster Calls manages to combine fantasy and realism to create a story that deals with grief in a mature, respectable way that is sure to pull at your heartstrings.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2016
2.5/5 46% Free State of Jones (2016) Ultimately, the film tries to try to do too much and as such loses its impact.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2016
3.5/5 63% Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016) Asa Butterfield shines in particular as the kind-hearted hero but it's Green who really steals the show.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2016
3/5 63% The Magnificent Seven (2016) [Delivers] action-packed fun throughout, culminating in a brilliantly staged show-down that will leave you feeling thrilled.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2016
4/5 96% The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years (2016) Those who aren't completely devoted to the [Beatles] will likely get a little more out of it than those who already know everything about them and that's what makes it an absolute must-see.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2016
4/5 88% Don't Breathe (2016) Don't Breathe is a surefire shock to the senses and its effect on you will likely be a lasting one.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2016
4.5/5 97% Hell or High Water (2016) There are plenty of great Westerns and there are arguably even more heist movies... but here, director David Mackenzie seamlessly infuses the two, interpreting the best traditions from each in his own way.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2016
3.5/5 82% Sausage Party (2016) Let it be said, Sausage Party is very rude. Very, very rude but even if someone told you this 100 times before you walk into the cinema, you'll never be ready for all that the film throws your way.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2016
4/5 83% Captain Fantastic (2016) While the whole cast are truly wonderful, as expected, Mortensen's Ben acts as both the family and film's focal point, switching between hero and villain throughout. ‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2016
3/5 53% The Purge: Election Year (2016) Election Year undoubtedly delivers what viewers want; violence, relatively decent characters and an opportunity to imagine how well they'd fare themselves in the same situation. ‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2016
3.5/5 78% The Shallows (2016) If nothing else, you relate to Nancy on a human level and can't help but imagine yourself in her situation and think about how well you'd fare.‐ International Business Times
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2016