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Betty Jo Tucker

Betty Jo Tucker
Betty Jo Tucker's reviews (from any publication) always count toward the Tomatometer because this critic is a Tomatometer-approved critic.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
86%

Jackie (2016)

"The many nonlinear flashbacks in 'Jackie' made me feel like I was lost in a crazy time machine. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 3, 2016
74%

The Eyes of My Mother (2016)

"'The Eyes of My Mother' just might be the gloomiest horror movie ever made. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 18, 2016
75%

Trolls (2016)

"Everything about this animated movie delighted me, but especially the cute song and dance numbers. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 7, 2016
0%

My Dead Boyfriend (2016)

"Many amusing scenes are included in this unusual comedy, yet something seems missing. I think the main character rates low on likability. But watch for John Corbett's hilarious musical routine! " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 3, 2016
No Score Yet

Kisses For My President (1964)

"Polly Bergen's splendid performance almost overcomes the many silly scenes and ridiculous ending of 'Kisses for My President.' " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 3, 2016
94%

The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi) (2016)

"'The Handmaiden' delivers a spellbinding tale of love, betrayal and revenge. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 22, 2016
65%

The Great Gilly Hopkins (2016)

"Filled with remarkable performances, 'The Great Gilly Hopkins' pulls no punches. It is not a sickly sweet movie -- but hope and humanity shine through." ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 9, 2016
100%

Off the Rails (2016)

" 'Off the Rails' is a compelling, important documentary. Watching this film can break your heart. What things will help - and where to start?" ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 2, 2016
12%

I.T. (2016)

"Suspense-filled scenes come near the end, but senseless acts this does not mend. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Sep 25, 2016
75%

Dancer (2016)

"Clips of Sergei Polunin's magnificent ballet performances make this documentary worth watching. But I wish the film included more of those -- and less emphasis on personal/family problems. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Sep 22, 2016
67%

Finding Altamira (Altamira) (2016)

"'Finding Altamira' excels at showing the joys and sorrows that can come from a historic discovery. It also paints a beautiful picture of a tender father/daughter relationship." ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Sep 16, 2016
35%

Skiptrace (2016)

"'Skiptrace' shows Chan's amusing side and takes us for a fun wild ride. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Sep 4, 2016
No Score Yet

Sole Proprietor (2016)

"Despite its dark subject matter, this contemporary film noir offering emerges as a thought-provoking movie about such important concerns as principles, autonomy, betrayal, and sacrifice." ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 29, 2016
20%

Ace the Case: Manhattan Mystery (2016)

"Helping us suspend disbelief here is Ripley Sobo, one of the most talented little girls I've seen on screen in a long time." ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 27, 2016
83%

Imperium (2016)

"A jaw-dropping look at the white supremacy culture in the U.S.A." ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2016
73%

Disorder (Maryland) (2016)

"Matthias Schoenearts's Vincent ends up as one of the most fascinating film characters so far this year. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 13, 2016
No Score Yet

The Remains (2016)

"Too many frequent loud noises and overpowering background music come across as distracting -- not scary. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 6, 2016
76%

Into The Forest (2016)

"This drama works almost throughout, but toward the end it fizzles out." ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 1, 2016
85%

Sun Choke (2016)

"Style and substance come together perfectly in this unique psychological thriller. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 29, 2016
72%

Ghostbusters (2016)

"What a treat to watch a remake that's almost as good as the original movie! And who knew Chris Hemsworth could be so funny? " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 17, 2016
28%

Fathers And Daughters (2016)

"There are no car chases, super heroes or explosions in 'Fathers & Daughters.' Just lots of bravery, tenderness and tears. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 10, 2016
19%

The Duel (2016)

"Woody Harrelson and Liam Hemsworth try their best to save this very slow-moving Western. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 2, 2016
50%

The Debt (Oliver's Deal) (2016)

"A timely contemporary mystery with top-notch performances!" ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 24, 2016
82%

Hello, My Name is Doris (2016)

"A warm, heart-tugging drama laced with amusing situations that Sally Field and Max Greenfield play to the hilt. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 18, 2016
No Score Yet

Blackway (2016)

"Ray Liotta pushes the bad-guy envelope almost to the cartoon villain category, but it definitely works in this suspenseful thriller. You might even have nightmares about Liotta after seeing 'Blackway.' " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 11, 2016
45%

Approaching the Unknown (2016)

"Mark Strong's work in 'Approaching the Unknown' deserves high praise. He shows the ability to carry an entire movie almost alone!" ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 5, 2016
72%

The Ones Below (2016)

"Lots of thriller potential here, but out-of-character actions interfere with suspension of disbelief. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 1, 2016
No Score Yet

A Remarkable Life (2016)

" Highlights of this terrific motion picture include perfect background music, appealing characters, and a story that touches the heart." ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 23, 2016
59%

The Trust (2016)

"Elijah Wood surprised me completely here. He looks better than ever and projects so many emotions in a very difficult role. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 22, 2016
89%

Our Last Tango (Un Tango Más) (2016)

"This creative documentary cast a spell on me! Everything is done so well, especially those electrifying, sensual tango dances. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 13, 2016
17%

The Curse of Sleeping Beauty (2016)

"A fascinating film with eerie background music, a believable cast, and creepy atmosphere. This dark contemporary version of a Grimm fairy tale is very intense and not for kids. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 9, 2016
17%

The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)

"Boasts dazzling special effects -- but those icy ones become too repetitive. Still, the gorgeous costumes worn by Emily Blunt and Charlize Theron are almost worth the ticket price.. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 28, 2016
88%

The Invitation (2016)

"With 'The Invitation,' director Karyn Kusama and her crew have created a little gem of a thriller. The last scene left me aghast!" ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 9, 2016
25%

Kill Your Friends (2016)

"Nobody's here to care about, so all we want is to get out. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 1, 2016
67%

Rise of the Legend (Huang feihong zhi yingxiong you meng ) (2016)

"Too many flashbacks and repetitive fight scenes almost overpower Eddie Peng's fine performance. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 13, 2016
96%

Spotlight (2015)

" 'Spotlight' has increased my admiration for journalists who work diligently to find the truth behind serious problems, even if it involves powerful institutions like the Catholic Church. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 4, 2016
43%

Forsaken (2016)

"Because of its intriguing emphasis on the strained father/son relationship, 'Forsaken' ends up being a compelling drama as well as a wonderful addition to the Western genre. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Feb 27, 2016
85%

Hail, Caesar! (2016)

"All the watchable performances make this uneven Coen Brothers movie worth seeing. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Feb 7, 2016
78%

Where to Invade Next (2016)

"Michael Moore's humor turns this humanity lesson into an entertaining as well as eye-opening documentary. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Feb 1, 2016
5%

Exposed (2016)

"'Exposed' is confusing and very difficult to follow. It ends up being a downer mess -- despite interesting turns by Keanu Reeves and Ana de Armas. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jan 24, 2016
24%

The Benefactor (2016)

"Richard Gere gives an annoying performance in 'The Benefactor' -- and it works! " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jan 17, 2016
81%

The Revenant (2015)

"Although 'The Revenant' tells a tale of violence and hardship, gorgeous vistas and cinematic artistry fill the screen -- thanks to Oscar-winning cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jan 10, 2016
60%

Joy (2015)

"'Joy' should please Jennifer Lawrence fans as well as viewers who enjoy movies with a strong female lead and viewpoint. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jan 1, 2016
92%

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)

"The Force is with filmmaker J.J. Abrams, who makes sure this Star Wars adventure contains thrilling action scenes, exciting special effects, and colorful characters. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 20, 2015
88%

The Big Short (2015)

"Jumping back and forth among so many characters makes this important film very hard to follow. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 14, 2015
50%

Criminal Activities (2015)

"An exciting revenge thriller enhanced by 'Pulp Fiction' vibes and a fascinating -- but quirky -- performance by Dan Stevens (as you've never seen him before). " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 10, 2015
69%

The Danish Girl (2015)

"Projecting so much love and pain, Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander take us on a worthwhile journey toward better understanding of transgender transformation. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 29, 2015
97%

Brooklyn (2015)

"A film of quiet beauty, 'Brooklyn' reminds me of classic movie gems from the past. It also imparts a sense of place and loving hearts. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 22, 2015
80%

Entertainment (2015)

"Gregg Turkington delivers a spot-on performance as a down-in-the-dumps comic in this gloomy offering. Too bad the film left me me in a deep funk too. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 13, 2015
65%

Nasty Baby (2015)

"This unusual, well-acted drama disappointed me with its shocking turn to the dark side during the last part of the movie. " ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 1, 2015
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