Bob Stephens

Bob Stephens

Agrees with the Tomatometer 80% of the time.

Bob Stephens's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Examiner

Listing Of All Reviews & Articles

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/4 90% Galaxy Quest (1999) "An exceptionally funny science-fiction comedy. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
10% Soldier (1998) "[The] celluloid equivalent of the junkyard planet on which this piece of garbage is appropriately set. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
94% Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) "A thrilling experience. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
86% Shivers (They Came from Within) (The Parasite Murders) (1975) "Perhaps the most oral of horror films, Cronenberg's work reaches its chilling climax as the fashionable housing project is transformed into a hive swarming with cries of a dreadful, undesirable ecstasy. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
0/4 51% Halloween H2O (1998) "...a run-of-the-mill horror film... " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
63% Dellamorte Dellamore (Cemetery Man) (Demons '95) (Of Death, of Love) (1996) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
98% Taxi Driver (1976) "In a brilliant touch, Scorsese uses Bickle's voice-over narration, his continual talking to himself, as a symptom of emotional isolation and mental deterioration rather than for the usual exposition of or commentary on a story. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
No Score Yet Ching Se (1993) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/4 50% Cruising (1980) "It's a movie with a vast undercurrent of restlessness, of people looking for a satiating experience, looking anywhere, everywhere. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
57% Pitch Black (2000) "Sadly, Pitch Black was directed by the man who made the best science fiction movie of 1996, The Arrival. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
95% Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) "The greatest episode of the Star Wars Trilogy! " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
70% I Married a Strange Person (1998) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/4 95% Gods and Monsters (1998) ""Gods and Monsters" is a nearly perfect movie. When film historians write the cinematic history of this decade, it will surely be included. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
97% Out of the Past (1947) "Not just one fine noir film among many. It has been a guage for the genre, even a template, over the last 50 years. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1/4 78% Scream (1996) "In an age that is nearly devoid of talented horror movie directors, it has become tiresome having to consider the inconsiderable, aggravating to search for rationales for the haphazardly assembled creations of people like Craven. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
79% Return of the Jedi (1983) "Darth Vader is one of the most magnificent villains in movie history. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
No Score Yet Tetsuo II: Body Hammer (1997) San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
100% Citizen Kane (1941) "Citizen Kane, which heads the American Film Institute's list of the top 100 films of all time, has the best of everything. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
53% Switchblade Sisters (1975) "Switchblade, like most of its genre cousins, tries to live up to the impact of its generative poster, and it comes very close to delivering what the artwork promises. " ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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