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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
6/10 100% Natasha (2017) Overstuffed and undercooked, but it's saved by the natural performances by Alex Ozerov and Sasha K. Gordon who add some emotional depth.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2017
8.91/10 No Score Yet The Devotion Of Suspect X (2017) A gripping, intelligent, psychological crime thriller. Prepare to be on the edge of your seat from start to finish. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2017
3/10 26% Unforgettable (2017) Stylish, but insipid and increasingly asinine. Hitchcock is rolling in his grave.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
8/10 100% Tomorrow (Demain) (2017) Well-edited, hopeful and insightful. It doesn't quite find the perfect balance between entertaining the audience and provoking them emotionally as well as intellectually, it comes close enough. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2017
8.85/10 83% Disneynature Born In China (2017) A mesmerizing documentary that will enlighten and captivate audiences of all ages‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2017
7/10 81% God Knows Where I Am (2017) Emotionally devastating, intimate and haunting, but not insightful enough.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2017
5.24/10 71% I, Olga Hepnarová (Já, Olga Hepnarová) (2017) Michalina Olszanska's convincingly moving performance is undermined by a dull, underwhelming and shallow screenplay.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2017
5/10 66% The Fate of the Furious (2017) Slick with plenty of eye candy and sporadically thrilling action scenes, but it's yet another mindless, shallow, loud, slightly tedious and overlong B-movie masquerading as an A-movie. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2017
9/10 100% Glory (2017) An intelligent, biting and quietly powerful satire. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
9.25/10 72% All These Sleepless Nights (2017) Breathtaking, stylish and wise. A highly immersive experience. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
8.5/10 79% The Case for Christ (2017) A captivating, tender, and heartfelt journey well worth taking. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2017
8.77/10 No Score Yet Extraordinary Mission (2017) A riveting, exhilarating, white-knuckle crime thriller. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
5.8/10 50% Journey to the West: The Demons Strike Back (2017) Mildly entertaining with dazzling visual spectacle, but more silly, exhausting and outrageous rather than fun or funny. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2017
9/10 No Score Yet 77 Minutes (2016) Prepare to be enraged, riveted and profoundly moved by this searing and unflinching documentary.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 31, 2017
9.1/10 95% Karl Marx City (2017) Equally moving, shocking and enraging.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2017
9/10 No Score Yet Bluebeard (2017) An intelligent, gripping crime thriller in the vein of the great crime thrillers of the 90's like Seven and The Usual Suspects with some Hitchcockian suspense.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2017
8.0/10 100% Duckweed (2017) A touching father-and-son story. It's more grounded and heartfelt than Back to the Future.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2017
9/10 90% In Search of Israeli Cuisine (2017) Illuminating. A lively, mouth-watering feast for the eyes, mind and soul.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2017
9/10 94% After the Storm (Umi yori mo mada fukaku) (2017) Warm, wise, nuanced and profoundly moving.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2017
6.15/10 71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) Mildly entertaining with great production values, exhilarating musical numbers, and a lively supporting cast, but it lacks the heart and soul of the classic 1991 animated version. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2017
3/10 37% Brimstone (2017) Exhausting, pretentious, and tedious. It's one of the most painfully boring, overlong and disappointing Westerns since Heaven's Gate. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2017
9.6/10 88% My Scientology Movie (2017) A wild, riveting and illuminating roller coaster ride with twists and turns along the way‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2017
8.7/10 73% Catfight (2017) An intelligent, bittersweet and wickedly funny dark comedy. It's a guilty pleasure with razor-sharp wit, bite and tenderness. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2017
8.9/10 88% Apprentice (2017) A quietly gripping, slow-burning character study that's unflinching, bleak and engrossing. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2017
9.8/10 No Score Yet Year by the Sea (2017) A life-affirming, breathtaking, and inspirational film that will nourish your heart, mind and soul. It's the perfect antidote to Hollywood's blockbusters. Karen Allen gives the best performance of her career! What a triumph! ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2017
9/10 75% Lovesong (2017) Tender, poignant and refreshingly true-to-life. Riley Keough and Jena Malone give raw performances. It's more powerful than Moonlight! ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 19, 2017
2/10 35% The Great Wall (2017) Yet another shallow, mind-numbing and overproduced Hollywood B-movie masquerading as an A-movie. It's the equivalent of watching a video game on a big screen.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 19, 2017
5/10 27% Don't Hang Up (2017) Visually slick and stylish, but it's not scary nor imaginative enough to escape from being mildly disappointing. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2017
8.1/10 88% My Name Is Emily (2017) A wise, tender, heartfelt and captivating journey that's well worth taking. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2017
8.25/10 93% Everybody Loves Somebody (2017) A breezy, delightful and endearing romantic comedy. It's a perfect date movie.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2017
8.89/10 69% American Fable (2017) A haunting, moving, intelligent and gripping allegory. Peyton Kennedy gives a breakthrough performance. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2017
9/10 100% Keep Quiet (2017) A riveting, provocative and alarming doc. Timely, potent and terrifying.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2017
3.5/10 9% Fifty Shades Darker (2017) Dumb, shallow, stilted and more cringe-inducing than sexy. It's one of the funniest unintentional comedies of the year. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2017
9/10 89% I Am Jane Doe (2017) An equally powerful, enraging and poignant exposé of underage sex trafficking. It should be mandatory viewing for every high school student.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2017
6/10 88% Left on Purpose (2017) Heartbreaking and intimate, but unfocused and lacking in scope. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2017
7.88/10 85% Chapter & Verse (2017) Tender, heartfelt, well-acted and quietly powerful despite being slightly overstuffed with dramatic conflicts. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2017
5.1/10 No Score Yet Buddies in India (2017) Delightfully zany, but often silly, tedious and exhausting rather than being consistently funny. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2017
8.65/10 91% John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) A rousing, action-packed white-knuckle thriller full of visual poetry. It's a rush of pure adrenaline. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2017
8.89/10 90% The Lego Batman Movie (2017) An exhilarating, subversive and hilarious adventure brimming with gleeful zaniness and razor-sharp wit. If you enjoyed The LEGO Movie, you'll enjoy The LEGO Batman Movie even more.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2017
9.5/10 90% A Good American (2017) Prepare to be riveted by this equally enraging, terrifying and eye-opening documentary. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2017
8.5/10 78% Growing Up Smith (Good Ol' Boy) (2017) Warm, tender and heartfelt. A funny, witty and crowd-pleasing delight! More powerful than Lion!‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2017
9/19 100% Saving Banksy (2017) As invigorating, illuminating, stylishly edited and captivating as Exit Through the Gift Shop.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2017
7/10 6% Rings (2017) Not as scary nor as atmospheric as The Ring, but it's nonetheless creepy, suspenseful and an improvement on the sequel with great visual effects and sound design/editing. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2017
8.75/10 No Score Yet Bird On A Wire (1974) Regardless of whether or not you're a fan of Leonard Cohen's music, you'll be captivated by this behind-the-scenes documentary.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2017
8.4/10 83% The King (2017) Slick, gripping, provocative and enormously entertaining. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
8.45/10 97% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) A slow-burning, intelligent suspense thriller grounded in humanism and natural performances despite an implausible, contrived third act. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2017
5/10 67% The Age of Consequences (2017) Stylishly edited and timely, but it's too angry, exhausting and repetitive while failing to be inspirational, balanced or truly enlightening.‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2017
5.9/10 76% The Daughter (2017) A contrived, undercooked and overstuffed drama that can't be saved by its convincingly moving performances. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2017
8.8/10 75% Un Padre No Tan Padre (2017) Tender, warm, witty and refreshingly honest. Héctor Bonilla gives a bravura performance. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2017
5.7/10 No Score Yet Some Like It Hot (Qing Sheng) (2017) A slick, mildy amusing and occasionally zany screwball comedy, but it's mostly witless and underwhelming while lacking risque. ‐ NYC Movie Guru
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2017