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Bill Chambers

Bill Chambers
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/4 25%

House of Wax (2005)

"A 2005 review of this picture would've registered more shock from me..." Film Freak Central
Posted Nov 24, 2010
2.5/4 No Score Yet

Strumpet (2001)

"Strumpet seems to think that small-scale ambitions excuse great contrivances." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 15, 2010
3/4 87%

Control (2007)

"The film overcomes the central miscasting of Samantha Morton. " Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
3/4 No Score Yet

My Toxic Baby (2009)

"Setting out to enlighten and inform her fellow parents, Lee instead captured the onset of OCD from the eye of the storm." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2.5/4 88%

White Material (2010)

"Claire Denis's very own Gone with the Wind." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2/4 No Score Yet

A Gun to the Head (2009)

"A bush-league Mikey and Nicky." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
0.5/4 44%

A Shine of Rainbows (2010)

"Gawd, this movie is so nauseatingly nice." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2/4 53%

I'm Still Here (2010)

"Phoenix needs a hug. And a Bowflex." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2/4 50%

Stone (2010)

"Stone, like director John Curran's previous work, never peaks in any way that could be conventionally described as satisfying." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
1/4 71%

Never Let Me Go (2010)

"At the risk of accusing the book of same, the whole thing reeks of fear of genre." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2/4 68%

Jack Goes Boating (2010)

"Jack Goes Boating reminded one woman I spoke to of Rocky; I can see it if I squint." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
0.5/4 33%

The Ward (2011)

"A return to form it definitely isn't." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
3/4 88%

Let Me In (2010)

"A pleasant sort of déjà vu." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
3.5/4 35%

Womb (2012)

"Beneath its sensationalistic hook, Womb is solid pop anthropology." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
3.5/4 88%

The Big Picture (2012)

"I can't discount the sheer pleasure I got from its constant gear-shifting." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2/4 80%

I Saw the Devil (2011)

"A potentially exasperating conceit [is] rendered all the more so by the execution." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
1/4 20%

Repeaters (2010)

"The '80s-horror-movie coda doesn't help..." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2.5/4 No Score Yet

The Promise: The Making of Darkness on the Edge of Town (2010)

"You've got to admire Springsteen's chutzpah in documenting and cataloguing his creative process with a borderline-Kubrickian obsessiveness long before his reputation warranted it..." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2/4 49%

Super (2011)

"[Whatever its shortcomings,] Ellen Page delivers another performance for the ages." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
2/4 44%

White Irish Drinkers (2011)

"I never could shake the feeling that this is exactly the sort of project Vinnie Chase would be hot for on "Entourage"." Film Freak Central
Posted Oct 5, 2010
3.5/4 91%

Flaming Star (1960)

"The filmmaking may be a little ramshackle, but it's sensitive, and the performances are soulful." Film Freak Central
Posted Aug 5, 2010
1.5/4 81%

The Natural (1984)

"...silly, repetitive, episodic, mannered..." Film Freak Central
Posted Jul 13, 2010
1.5/4 17%

It Happened at the World's Fair (1963)

"...It's probably expecting too much to call It Happened at the World's Fair uninspired..." Film Freak Central
Posted Feb 20, 2010
2/4 No Score Yet

DumbLand (2009)

"It makes you wonder if Lynch doesn't occasionally abuse the benefit of the doubt" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 18, 2010
3/4 No Score Yet

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"[Lynch's] blossoming sophistication unwittingly paralleled that of film itself" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 18, 2010
2.5/4 No Score Yet

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"..The stupidity gets addictive, the running-in-circles can take on an old shoe's comfort, and the series is not without virtues." Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 17, 2010
2.5/4 No Score Yet

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"...Easily the most infectiously romantic season of "Dawson's Creek"" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 17, 2010
3/4 No Score Yet

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"I would definitely classify this as the hang-out season of "Dawson's Creek"" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 17, 2010
2/4 No Score Yet

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"...A misguided didacticism that can overtake the conscience of "Dawson's Creek" when social lubricants are involved" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 17, 2010
2/4 No Score Yet

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"...Not the complete loss of season five" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 17, 2010
1/4 59%

Love Songs (2008)

"Another pansexual odyssey from Christopher Honoré; this one has singing" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 17, 2010
1/4 68%

Everything's Gone Green (2007)

"Coupland would need the luxury of prose to vindicate this material" Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 17, 2010
2/4 43%

Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)

"...More bittersweet, even melancholy, than it has any right to be." Film Freak Central
Posted Jan 15, 2010
1.5/4 60%

Two for the Seesaw (1962)

"Two for the Seesaw is, quite frankly, one for the cinematic dustbin." Film Freak Central
Posted Dec 26, 2009
2/4 83%

Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould (2010)

"...That clunky, arrogant title has a reach exceeding the filmmakers' grasp on the sphinxlike title figure." Film Freak Central
Posted Dec 6, 2009
0/4 59%

Trash Humpers (2010)

"Korine is just too old for this s**t" Film Freak Central
Posted Nov 24, 2009
1/4 85%

A Single Man (2009)

"For better or worse (worse, if you ask me), A Single Man is precisely what you'd expect from fashion designer Tom Ford" Film Freak Central
Posted Nov 24, 2009
3/4 92%

Vincere (2010)

"Structurally and even editorially, it's kind of a mess, but [it] hooked me." Film Freak Central
Posted Sep 21, 2009
2.5/4 91%

Up in the Air (2009)

"The increasingly slick Reitman...has the good sense to not slather every emotional beat in score and really seems to like his actresses." Film Freak Central
Posted Sep 20, 2009
3/4 95%

Mother (Madeo) (2010)

"Its wizardly craft provide[s] further evidence that Bong is one of the most formidable filmmaking talents to have emerged this decade..." Film Freak Central
Posted Sep 19, 2009
2/4 81%

The Hole (2012)

"...Loses its flavour faster than chewing gum." Film Freak Central
Posted Sep 13, 2009
3.5/4 86%

El Rey de la montaña (King of the Hill) (2007)

"A political thriller in the sense that it's bound to polarize audiences..." Film Freak Central
Posted Jul 24, 2009
0.5/4 34%

The Tracey Fragments (2008)

"Even with the film's scant running time of 77 minutes, the unrelenting use of Mondrian splitscreen is bound to give anyone a headache." Film Freak Central
Posted Jul 24, 2009
2.5/4 No Score Yet

Behind Me (2003)

"The title translates as Behind Me, which is sort of where I want to put this Lukas Moodysson-esque downer." Film Freak Central
Posted Jul 24, 2009
2/4 47%

La Fille de Monaco (The Girl from Monaco) (2009)

"If you think I'm being tasteless, you should see the movie." Film Freak Central
Posted Jul 24, 2009
2/4 37%

Gigantic (2009)

"More like 'bloated.'" Film Freak Central
Posted Jul 24, 2009
2.5/4 72%

Batman (1989)

"...Batman hasn't gone totally stale." Film Freak Central
Posted Jul 24, 2009
4/4 64%

Black Christmas (1974)

"Generally heralded as the first of its kind, Black Christmas may actually be one of a kind." Film Freak Central
Posted Dec 5, 2008
3.5/4 98%

The Wrestler (2008)

"The most haunting sports film, or at least the most haunting film about the margins of a sport, since Fat City" Film Freak Central
Posted Sep 9, 2008
2/4 84%

Rachel Getting Married (2008)

"Rachel Getting Married has the disadvantage of arriving soon after Margot at the Wedding" Film Freak Central
Posted Sep 6, 2008
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