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Andrew Howe

Andrew Howe
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/4 No Score Yet

Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang) (2001)

"An unusual concoction, washing down elements of Rain Man and The Mechanic with a healthy dose of independent-filmmaker swagger."
Posted Oct 30, 2002
2/4 54%

The Transporter (2002)

"Serves up tiresome characters, a reheated narrative and emasculated action sequences."
Posted Oct 12, 2002
3/4 72%

Das Experiment (The Experiment) (2001)

"A dark testament to the corruption born of absolute power."
Posted Sep 25, 2002
3/4 60%

K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)

"If you can ignore the first hour you'll be privy to a gut-wrenching and thought-provoking experience."
Posted Sep 11, 2002
3/4 59%

Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)

"An appealing film that defies simple categorisation."
Posted Sep 5, 2002
3/4 64%

Negocios Sucios (2002)

"Writer/director David Caesar ladles on the local flavour with a hugely enjoyable film about changing times, clashing cultures and the pleasures of a well-made pizza."
Posted Aug 20, 2002
2.5/4 No Score Yet

Australian Rules (2002)

"A worthwhile addition to an area of Australian cinema that's long overdue for expansion."
Posted Aug 9, 2002
2.5/4 64%

The Happiness of the Katakuris (2001)

"Anyone who lasts the distance will be treated to some truly absurd sequences."
Posted Jul 31, 2002
3/4 77%

The Hotel New Hampshire (1984)

"Veers between brilliance and banality with an almost manic enthusiasm."
Posted Jul 10, 2002
3.5/4 94%

About a Boy (2002)

"Blows away the big-name competition with its incisive script, memorable characters and first-rate performances."
Posted Jun 26, 2002
3/4 38%

For the Boys (1991)

"There are moments when you might find yourself moved beyond reasonable expectation."
Posted Jun 25, 2002
2.5/4 39%

1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)

"The moments when it approaches greatness only make its shortcomings that much more transparent."
Posted Jun 17, 2002
3/4 85%

Rain (2001)

"Rain is a small treasure, enveloping the viewer in a literal and spiritual torpor that is anything but cathartic."
Posted Jun 13, 2002
3/4 90%

Together (2001)

"The film's supposed status as a feel-good flick originates from its ability to remind us that we're never alone in our failings."
Posted Jun 13, 2002
3/4 88%

Italian for Beginners (2001)

"As long as Dogme filmmakers continue to exercise this brand of thoughtful, intelligent filmmaking the movement is in safe hands."
Posted Jun 6, 2002
3/4 32%

Windtalkers (2002)

"A powerful and involving film that bears the unmistakeable imprint of the greatest action director of our time."
Posted Jun 6, 2002
2.5/4 28%

Life or Something Like It (2002)

"While the finished product is not without merit it's difficult to erase the bitter taste of squandered opportunities."
Posted May 21, 2002
3/4 No Score Yet

Beneath Clouds (2002)

"One of the few feature films to canvass the issues facing the aboriginal community from an adolescent perspective."
Posted May 21, 2002
2.5/4 65%

Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)

"If you're not a long-standing admirer there's little reason to join the queues on opening night."
Posted May 15, 2002
2.5/4 53%

Storytelling (2002)

"Solondz is so intent on hammering home his message that he forgets to make it entertaining."
Posted May 15, 2002
2.5/4 63%

We Were Soldiers (2002)

"A breathtaking but ultimately insubstantial fireworks display."
Posted Apr 27, 2002
3/4 66%

My Wife Is an Actress (2002)

"An amusing and unexpectedly insightful examination of sexual jealousy, resentment and the fine line between passion and pretence."
Posted Apr 26, 2002
1/4 18%

Long Time Dead (2003)

"Long Time Dead? Not nearly long enough."
Posted Apr 17, 2002
2.5/4 57%

Sidewalks of New York (2001)

"Burns's ear for dialogue prevents it from becoming a forgotten footnote to a promising career."
Posted Apr 17, 2002
3/4 73%

El Último Beso (2002)

"What it lacks in substance it makes up for in heart."
Posted Mar 29, 2002
3/4 86%

Va Savoir (2001)

"An intelligent, sophisticated hymn to modern-day relationships."
Posted Mar 29, 2002
3.5/4 80%

The Royal Tenenbaums (2002)

"There are so many unexpected delights that you can forgive Anderson and Wilson for failing to craft a coherent whole."
Posted Mar 29, 2002
2/4 34%

Mean Machine (2002)

"The scriptwriters are no less a menace to society than the film's characters."
Posted Mar 29, 2002
3/4 77%

Ice Age (2002)

"If you haven't lost the ability to wind back the years for eighty minutes you'll find much to like."
Posted Mar 16, 2002
2.5/4 84%

La Stanza del Figlio (The Son's Room) (2002)

"The nondescript characters and straightforward narrative contribute to an unusually clinical experience."
Posted Mar 16, 2002
3.5/4 75%

A Beautiful Mind (2001)

"If you watch it with your heart instead of your head you'll be privy to a profoundly moving experience."
Posted Mar 16, 2002
2/4 71%

Made (2001)

"The script's mildly diverting excursions into low-level drama and sporadically amusing set pieces aren't enough to justify the price of a ticket."
Posted Mar 16, 2002
3.5/4 94%

Nashville (1975)

"See it, think about it, then see it again. It's the voice of America, and the passage of time has done nothing to dull its clarity."
Posted Feb 14, 2002
3/4 79%

Iris (2001)

"The brief running time and clinical atmosphere undermine the potentially poignant meditations."
Posted Jan 25, 2002
1/4 15%

D-Tox (Eye See You) (2002)

"A profoundly stupid affair, populating its hackneyed and meanspirited storyline with cardboard characters and performers who value cash above credibility."
Posted Jan 25, 2002
3/4 82%

Ocean's Eleven (2001)

"The heist itself is sufficiently daunting that it'll keep you watching long past the time when you've ceased to give a damn about the participants."
Posted Jan 15, 2002
3.5/4 91%

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

"When the awe on the characters' faces is mirrored on your own you know you're in the presence of a film that makes an objective assessment redundant."
Posted Dec 28, 2001
4/4 89%

Amélie (2001)

"See it, love it, and let Amélie renew your connection with life's simple pleasures - when it's over, you'll wonder how you lived this long without it."
Posted Dec 23, 2001
2/4 59%

Serendipity (2001)

"A sugary slab of wish-fulfilment that will have most viewers reaching for the insulin."
Posted Dec 23, 2001
2.5/4 44%

Rat Race (2001)

"A test of patience that throws enough inspiration into the mix to keep you from heading for the exit."
Posted Dec 13, 2001
2/4 37%

Behind Enemy Lines (2001)

"This tiresome, half-baked game of cat and mouse is another case of too much formula, too little talent."
Posted Dec 12, 2001
3/4 51%

Shallow Hal (2001)

"Two fine performances and the thought-provoking subject matter raise it above the level of a disposable comedy."
Posted Nov 26, 2001
2.5/4 73%

The Score (2001)

"The script's refusal to take any chances is the film's death knell"
Posted Nov 23, 2001
3/4 64%

Bandits (2001)

"Three enjoyable performances are enough to place it on the map."
Posted Nov 20, 2001
2/4 52%

The Last Castle (2001)

"A career-ending missive from two seriously disturbed individuals."
Posted Nov 20, 2001
2/4 53%

Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back (2001)

"If Dogma and Chasing Amy were incisive comedies that breathed life into a stagnating genre, then Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is Kevin Smith's suicide note."
Posted Nov 18, 2001
3.5/4 83%

The Others (2001)

"One of the most enjoyable, artfully-constructed films of the year."
Posted Nov 7, 2001
3/4 No Score Yet

One Night the Moon (2001)

"The impressive cinematography, thoughtful compositions and poignant denouement more than compensate for its brevity."
Posted Oct 31, 2001
2/4 No Score Yet

Let's Get Skase (2001)

"The pedestrian script never rises above its one-note concept."
Posted Oct 31, 2001
3/4 64%

Zoolander (2001)

"Delivers on the strength of impeccable casting, flashy visuals, top-notch production design and a script that isn't afraid to toss something into the air and see how it flies."
Posted Oct 31, 2001
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