Andrew J. Salazar

Andrew J. Salazar
Andrew J. Salazar's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Geeks of Color
Biography:
Andrew J. Salazar is a Los Angeles based entertainment journalist, writer, and critic. His contributions can be found on Geeks of Color and Discussing Film. You can also find his complete work portfolio on his website (andrewjsalazar.com). You can reach out to him on his twitter- @AndrewJ626.
Publications: Geeks of Color

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 83% Inside the Rain (2020) The film invokes a certain level of inspiration, further proving that no marginalized voice is less capable of excelling in the vast majority of genres in film. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2020
4/5 86% Critical Thinking (2020) Leguizamo goes with the flow and pokes fun at the "corniness" of it all. He immerses the viewer into being a member of the class - fully aware that he could lose your interest at any slip. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2020
5/5 100% La Llorona (2019) Under Bustamante's direction, the power of La Llorona's punch is lethal. An effective film of this high caliber simply could not bloom outside the minds of Guatemalan artists. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2020
4/5 67% Blast Beat (2020) Blast Beat is both riveting and elegant in its portrayal of the American dream. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2020
5/5 100% His House (2020) Unique with beautiful messages of recovery and reconstruction from a refugee perspective, this is already a hit. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2020
5/5 90% Yalda, a Night for Forgiveness (2020) A brutally authentic window into what a woman's day in Iran can be like, Yalda is not to be ignored. Cinema used for its greatest power and full potential - to move, expose, and enlighten minds. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2020
5/5 100% Mucho Mucho Amor (2020) They (directors Costantini and Tabsch) beautifully portray on film that the beacon of hope that is Walter Mercado does not shine any less now that he is gone, it is eternal. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2020
4/5 81% Cuties (Mignonnes) (2020) Doucouré's film will surely draw conversations as more people see it. Those who even disagree with some of her decisions will find it hard to get these timely themes and ideas out of their heads, thus proving it to be an effective film. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2020
92% Ford v Ferrari (2019) Ford v Ferrari proves that adult non-fiction dramas are still viable for blockbuster status. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
5/5 99% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) The fact that it manages to blend dark comedy and suspense while also being accompanied by unforgettable crisp visuals makes it stand out from most films released within years. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2019
70% Terminator: Dark Fate (2019) Dark Fate is very worthy of a theater experience. Not perfect, but such a great step forward. The new generation of stars makes it clear that the future of the brand is not only female, but also diverse. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2019
26% Gemini Man (2019) Given how far he has come as a filmmaker, it would first appear that [Ang] Lee handling the original absurdity of Gemini Man could only make for a modern sci-fi epic. Unfortunately, the result is that of a maestro drowned by his own devices. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 8, 2019
41% Stuber (2019) Under incompetent hands, this concept could have easily danced a fine line of problematics. However, the leads are not only fantastic, but the characters are built from relatable struggles. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2019
94% Sweetheart (2019) Above all, Sweetheart achieves a high re-watch status through its leading heroine and her journey. S - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
81% Little Monsters (2019) Hilarious, dark and pure, Little Monsters has the makings of a great modern cult classic. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
89% Blinded by the Light (2019) What the film does so cleverly is use the power of art (in this case music) to remind viewers that old and new roots shape the spirit in unimaginable ways. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
37% Glass (2019) Through its many ups and downs, Glass still stands as a somewhat decent sequel to two of Shyamalan's best entries. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
53% Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018) Despite stumbling in the second half, Mowgli recovers in finding its footing in being the bold interpretation of Kipling's tales that it set out to be. It does so with additionally offering excellent performances and innovative visuals. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2018
29% Venom (2018) Creating a cult following is always fun and worth something, but it will not warrant the legs for a series that can keep up with the majority of people left wanting more. - Geeks of Color EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018