Austin Burke

Austin Burke
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T-Meter Title | Year
7.5/10 75% Justice Society: World War II (2021) The dynamic between the JSA is as compelling as advertised, and this version of Barry's Flash is thoroughly entertaining. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2021
6/10 45% Tom Clancy's Without Remorse (2021) Without Remorse rides on the shoulders of its star as he gives us an intense performance, but the formulaic nature of the story never allows the film to fully flourish. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2021
9/10 97% Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Movie: Mugen Train (2021) For fans of this series, this film will prove to be as emotionally moving and action-packed as expected, and the visual style is second to none. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2021
6.5/10 55% Mortal Kombat (2021) Featuring a story and characters that could have used a bit more development, Mortal Kombat still manages to provide the brutal and epic action necessary to appease longtime fans - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2021
6/10 77% Stowaway (2021) While the film never quite evokes the emotional response that it intends, Stowaway shows restraint and approaches the genre in a different way. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2021
8.5/10 98% The Mitchells vs. The Machines (2021) The cast is excellent, the journey is entertaining, and the underlying messages take it to an entirely new level. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2021
3/10 22% Thunder Force (2021) Thunder Force is awkward, poorly executed, and overly familiar. There are a handful of gags that work, but they can't quite save the experience. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2021
4/10 53% What Lies Below (2020) This film features a somewhat interesting setup, but the lack of any sort of payoff keeps it from thriving. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2021
6/10 80% Concrete Cowboy (2021) The film never reaches its full potential despite solid performances and a moving story. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2021
7/10 75% Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) While the human characters are mostly mediocre, this film delivers on the promise of being a visual spectacle, and it truly is a fight for the ages. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2021
6/10 No Score Yet Paper Lives (2021) While it gets far too overdramatic at times, the characters do enough to make you care. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2021
1/10 9% Deadly Illusions (2020) Filled with exposition, predictable character turns, and questionable dialogue, Deadly Illusions is a mess. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2021
8/10 82% Nobody (2021) Nobody is an action-packed blast, and it proves that Bob Odenkirk can do anything. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2021
8/10 71% Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021) Not only does this version expand on every single character and moment, but the film has way more emotion. It is a drastically different and more fleshed out movie with purpose. Zack Snyder's Justice League is epic. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2021
4/10 67% Sentinelle (2021) While the film gets off to a decent start, the constant exposition and conventions get in the way of its success. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2021
7.5/10 73% Boss Level (2021) Boss Level does not waste any time, and it provides all of the time-bending action you need to deliver an entertaining experience. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2021
5/10 67% The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run (2021) An injection of interesting humor and nostalgia is there, but the story is unable bring it home in the third act. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2021
5.5/10 49% Coming 2 America (2021) Fans of the first will have some fun, but the overall story couldn't quite come together. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2021
5/10 23% Chaos Walking (2021) An interesting concept is not enough to overcome familiarity and a weak story, but there is fun to be had. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2021
7.5/10 94% Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) Raya and the Last Dragon is packed with gorgeous animation, interesting characters, and a heartfelt story built around trusting in one another. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2021
4/10 31% Tom & Jerry (2020) When the focus is on our classic characters, Tom & Jerry works well. Unfortunately, the movie sets that magic aside for a tired and sloppy story. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2021
7/10 37% Cherry (2021) Not every decision works, and certain technical aspects are a bit much, but Cherry is bold and beautiful at times. Tom Holland's raw and intense performance is as good as advertised. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2021
6/10 64% Wrong Turn (2021) Wrong Turn makes creative decisions that will inevitably set it apart from its predecessors, and they work well. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2021
6/10 79% Barb & Star Go to Vista Del Mar (2021) This movie is unlike any other, and that has to count for something. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2021
7.5/10 78% The Map of Tiny Perfect Things (2021) What feels like a recycled story slowly molds into a charming, sweet, and well-acted experience. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2021
7/10 74% The Mauritanian (2021) There is not much risk-taking here, but this film is solid from top to bottom, and the cast stands out. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2021
5.5/10 67% Red Dot (2021) Red Dot nails the intensity needed to keep the audience on edge, but the third act was a bit too convoluted for its own good. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2021
7/10 78% To All The Boys: Always And Forever (2021) Lana Condor brings back every ounce of charm for a sweet and satisfying conclusion. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2021
6/10 62% Willy's Wonderland (2021) Willy's Wonderland features weak characters, but it takes advantage of its wacky concept and provides an entertaining ride. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2021
7/10 72% Space Sweepers (2021) Space Sweepers may bring nothing new to the table, but it features a nice blend of exciting action, interesting lore, and fun characters. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2021
4/10 31% Earwig and the Witch (2021) The film falls short of being a complete story, as it leaves much to be desired from these interesting characters. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2021
8.5/10 96% Judas and the Black Messiah (2021) Kaluuya deserves every award with this powerhouse portrayal, as this film allows him to deliver a career best performance. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2021
6/10 88% Below Zero (2021) Below Zero occasionally stumbles with its story, but it does a brilliant job of keeping you on the edge of your seat. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2021
6/10 74% Palmer (2021) Palmer manages to work through its messy script and showcase an emotional story with a sweet conclusion. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2021
5/10 46% The Little Things (2021) The Little Things provides interesting characters, but the subpar story progression prevents the film from reaching its full potential. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2021
8.5/10 57% Malcolm & Marie (2020) Zendaya and Washington are unforgettable as they reflect on art, life, love, and each other. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2021
7/10 92% The White Tiger (2020) A compelling story is told through risky storytelling and excellent cinematography. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2021
4/10 43% Locked Down (2021) The film never hits its stride or comes remotely close during its first two acts. A fun third act is not enough to save this tonally inconsistent story. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2021
4.5/10 36% Outside the Wire (2021) There is plenty of entertainment to be had, but the formulaic nature of the story progression hinders it from standing out in an already crowded genre. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2021
7.5/10 98% One Night in Miami (2020) One Night in Miami runs solely through great direction and our core four whose performances are electric and on point. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2021
9/10 75% Pieces of a Woman (2020) Pieces of a Woman is authentic, and it captures something as tragic and heartbreaking as one could imagine. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2021
8/10 98% Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020) Viola Davis commands every ounce of your attention, and Chadwick Boseman is phenomenal. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2020
8.5/10 99% Wolfwalkers (2020) Featuring beautiful animation and fleshed-out characters, Wolfwalkers will go down as one of the best of the year. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2020
6/10 55% The Prom (2020) There is enough here for fans of the genre to enjoy. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2020
5/10 73% We Can Be Heroes (2021) We Can Be Heroes may be a bit much for adults, but kids will appreciate the moments and messages. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2020
9/10 98% Minari (2020) Minari is not only visually stunning, but it is beautiful on an emotional level. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2020
5/10 50% The Midnight Sky (2020) The emotional beats fall a bit flat, and predictability hurts what could have been an amazing third act. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2020
7/10 59% Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) Wonder Woman 1984 has this uplifting feel to it that we rarely see in superhero movies today. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2020
7/10 78% Greenland (2020) Greenland is a lot of fun, and the film manages to overcome its clichés. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2020
3/10 46% Monster Hunter (2020) Monster Hunter is a sloppily put-together action film with little character development. - Austin Burke/Flick Fan Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2020