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Betty Jo Tucker

Betty Jo Tucker
"If we bring a little joy into yer humdrum lives, it makes us feel as though all our hard work ain't been in vain fer nothin'." --- Jean Hagen, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

Agrees with the Tomatometer 61% of the time.

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
39% Strangerland (2015) "Fine performances, but things go terribly wrong with the storytelling in 'Strangerland.' " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 14, 2015
45% A Little Chaos (2015) "A special period movie treat with many lovely scenes and outstanding performances. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 4, 2015
49% Manglehorn (2015) "Pacino makes us feel his character's misery. We see it in his eyes, in his gloomy facial expression, in the way he stands and walks. And we want him to cheer up, for gosh sakes! " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 27, 2015
94% Spy (2015) "Very funny things happen in practically every scene. I can hardly wait to see the sequel! " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 13, 2015
73% Welcome to Me (2015) "Kristen Wiig's tour de force performance makes Alice Klieg one of her best roles to date. She proves her skill at both comedy and drama in this timely, creative dramedy. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 1, 2015
93% I'll See You in My Dreams (2015) "Exquisite chemistry between Blythe Danner and Sam Elliott make this dramedy for grown-ups something special indeed. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 21, 2015
16% Playing It Cool (2015) "'Playing It Cool' gave me a bad case of the rom-com blues. I was expecting '500 Days of Summer' and got 'Fool's Gold' instead. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 9, 2015
36% Misery Loves Comedy (2014) "If you want to be a comedian, see this Kevin Pollak documentary first. However, although amusing and enlightening, it's also a bit scary and incoherent at times. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 4, 2015
48% Adult Beginners (2015) "Some movies deserve to be treasured, and 'Adult Beginners' is high on my list. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 24, 2015
46% Closer To The Moon (2015) "Although based on a true story, 'Closer to the Moon' comes across on screen as artificial and befuddling. However, quality production values make it easy on the eyes. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 19, 2015
17% The Squeeze (2015) "'The Squeeze' boasts an opening sequence with the wildest golf action I've ever seen on screen, and the last part of the film offers lots of suspense. One of my favorite golf movies. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 13, 2015
31% Cut Bank (2015) "An entertaining but slow-paced thriller about fraud and murder in a small town. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 5, 2015
17% Serena (2015) "'Serena' may be an overwrought and sometimes jumbled melodrama, but it's also a visual treat. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 28, 2015
91% Ever After: A Cinderella Story (1998) "'Ever After' presents a plucky Cinderella for today's women and beyond. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 20, 2015
83% Cinderella (2015) "Production values are outstanding, the actors give very watchable performances, and the glorious royal ball sequence simply takes your breath away. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 14, 2015
61% Maps to the Stars (2015) "If the mission given to cast members involved depicting the worst of human nature, then mission accomplished, for sure. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 8, 2015
98% Boyhood (2014) "Sorry I'm a party pooper for a film most think is super. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 5, 2015
40% 3 Holes and a Smoking Gun (2015) "Actor James Wilder excels as a washed up screenwriter in this fascinating psychological thriller. He takes charge of the screen and never lets go. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Feb 22, 2015
26% Out Of The Dark (2015) "Filmed in Colombia, 'Out of the Dark' boasts splendid location shots by cinematographer Isaac Vila, and the color palette he chose adds to the atmospheric nature of this unusual ghost story. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Feb 20, 2015
94% Whiplash (2014) "This is a movie you cannot forget. No wonder the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences nominated the film for Oscars in five categories. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Feb 6, 2015
16% Strange Magic (2015) "I couldn't help falling in love with 'Strange Magic.' It's one of the most delightful animated musicals I've ever seen. Great songs , a fun story and fascinating animation. Yay! " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jan 26, 2015
72% American Sniper (2015) "Simplistic and repetitive, but Bradley Cooper delivers another very watchable Oscar-nominated performance. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jan 19, 2015
72% Big Eyes (2014) "Unfortunately, the miscasting of a key role in 'Big Eyes' makes many scenes appear unreal. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 28, 2014
91% The Shawshank Redemption (1994) "Top-notch performances, exceptional cinematography, and masterful direction combine to make this film something special indeed. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 17, 2014
90% Wild (2014) "Although inspirational and thought-provoking, 'Wild' is gruellng to watch. But powerful performances by Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern won me over completely. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 3, 2014
85% Antarctica: A Year on Ice (2014) "A stunning look at the beauty and challenges of Earth's most mysterious continent. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 26, 2014
26% Jessabelle (2014) "Ghosts, nightmares and Voodoo -- that's horrortainment to me, and 'Jessabelle' passes the test. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 16, 2014
41% Horns (2014) "Although starting with a titillating concept and intriguing opening scenes, the story then goes downhill, and those silly looking horns don't help. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 1, 2014
56% White Bird in a Blizzard (2014) "Too slow-moving for a thriller, but the film's shocking twist ending makes it almost worth waiting for. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 19, 2014
82% The Two Faces of January (2014) "Without even one fast-paced car chase or explosive special effects scene, this elegant thriller fills the screen with exquisite suspense. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Sep 27, 2014
51% The Zero Theorem (2014) "Crazy, colorful costumes and art direction plus some exciting special effects make a few scenes notable, but too much of the movie seems repetitive and ultra-confusing. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Sep 26, 2014
60% My Old Lady (2014) "Just like Kevin Kline's recent 'The Last of Robin Hood,' this well-made dramedy boasts a perfect acting trifecta. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Sep 10, 2014
30% The Last Of Robin Hood (2014) "Kevin Kline doesn't just play Errol Flynn here. He becomes Flynn. Not the early heartthrob, but Flynn in his later years after the booze and legendary philandering have taken their toll. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 25, 2014
51% The Calling (2014) "Susan Sarandon delivers a splendid performance as a world-weary detective in this mysterious, suspenseful thriller. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 23, 2014
17% Ironclad: Battle for Blood (2014) "Despite too much jerky camera work, 'Ironclad 2' boasts lots of action and a stirring background score. Plus, its cup runneth over with medieval blood and gore. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 31, 2014
44% Beneath (2014) "Although the actors and setting seem believable here, 'Beneath' ends up being much too predictable for a horror movie. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 31, 2014
14% Rage (2014) "'Rage' ends up as a bloody cautionary tale about how revenge served hot can backfire. It also reminds us that violence breeds violence. Not a bad message in today's world. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jul 11, 2014
97% Life Itself (2014) "An extraordinary documentary about a man of great talent and courage who used his love of movies and way with words to become one of our most beloved and influential film critics. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 30, 2014
7% Authors Anonymous (2014) "Each of the players comes across as a one-note stereotype with the same kind of behavior going on in practically every scene. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 7, 2014
50% Maleficent (2014) "The most impressive thing about this wonderful film involves its creative presentation. Practically every scene comes across like an intriguing work of art. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Jun 1, 2014
91% X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) "Wolverine gets lots of camera time, visual effects look stunning, the time-travel theme is intriguing -- though sometimes confusing - and HOPE emerges as the film's appealing message. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 25, 2014
74% Godzilla (2014) "This new Godzilla is definitely worth waiting for! His looks, roars and stomps seem incredibly real, which helps make 'Godzilla' (2014) a thrilling film ride. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 17, 2014
17% Gambit (2014) "Firth demonstrates flawless comic timing and a knack for gentle slapstick during many sequences that might have bombed with another actor playing Harry Deane. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted May 10, 2014
50% Hateship Loveship (2014) "Kristen Wiig delivers a splendid dramatic performance here. She simply becomes a plain, unobtrusive woman with immense inner strength. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 27, 2014
20% Transcendence (2014) "Although slow-moving and confusing at times, 'Transcendence' impressed me as a haunting, thought-provoking film. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 19, 2014
35% Stage Fright (2014) "Predictability stands out as the most horrific thing about 'Stage Fright.' Still, there's lots of blood for horror fans and a couple of musical numbers that are fun to watch. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Apr 13, 2014
63% 13 Sins (2014) "Full of clever surprises, '13 Sins' entertains and horrifies. Well-done! " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 30, 2014
88% Cheap Thrills (2014) "One of the few films I regret seeing. But it definitely lives up to the title -- and gives viewers an ending we'll never forget. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 22, 2014
79% Muppets Most Wanted (2014) "This latest Muppet movie comes across as one of the best. Happily, that special Muppet magic is still going strong! " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 22, 2014
42% The Face of Love (2014) "Thanks to director Arie Posin and cinematographer Antonio Riestra, the camera lingers on Annette Bening's expressive face, which draws viewers into her character's emotional journey. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 16, 2014
89% Frozen (2013) "With its wonderful songs, spectacular animation, and heartwarming story, 'Frozen' ranks right up there with 'Beauty and the Beast and 'The Little Mermaid' in the Disney pantheon. " ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Posted Mar 1, 2014
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