Brandon Collins

Brandon Collins
Brandon Collins's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Medium Popcorn
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Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 88% The Nest (2020) Jude Law gives the best performance of his career as a white collar con artist who keeps looking for the next big thing at the detriment of his family, specifically his wife Allison...played with deep hurt and resentment by Carrie Coon. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2021
1/5 40% The Substitute (1995) This was really bad. It was over the top and completely insane. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2021
4/5 83% The Way Back (2020) Affleck soars in his performance in this film...that elevates what was expected to be a generic sports redemption story. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2021
2/5 36% Primal (2019) Would have rated higher if the production and effects were better. The premise is wild. Nicolas cage is really entertaining. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2021
2/5 59% Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) This has a few saving graces with Chris Pine and Kristen Wiig. I still love what this character represents but want them to have top quality and writing for the next one. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 6, 2021
3/5 60% Waiting to Exhale (1995) The editing effects were kind of weird...It was fine. How come none of the men wore sleeves? - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 31, 2020
1/5 No Score Yet The App that Stole Christmas (2020) This is really, really bad. Worst film of the year. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2020
5/5 96% Soul (2020) This is the movie of the year for me. amazing voice performances, animation, score. I loved this movie! - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2020
2 70% A Recipe for Seduction (2020) Very easy to take down...doesn't do too much harm. This was funny and Mario Lopez looked completely insane! - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2020
3 98% Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (2020) Loved the performances! Viola and Chadwick have awards season locked down. Costumes and make-up should be recognized as well! - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2020
1/5 83% A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965) I was thrown off by how slow it felt, even at 25 minutes, and the ending is so randomly thrown together... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2020
1/5 14% Rudolph and Frosty: Christmas in July (1979) It wasn't entertaining in the slightest, and the villains were stupid. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2020
2/5 89% Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (2020) This isn't for me, necessarily...I did appreciate this movie for what it was and what it represents to young kids today... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2020
2/5 57% The Prom (2020) It was fine, but I wouldn't tell anyone to stop what they're doing and WATCH THIS...it depends on the audience...I certainly would never see this again... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2020
3/5 41% The Net (1995) The acting was terrible, but for 115 minutes I was entertained. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2020
4/5 90% The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020) Twenty-to-thirty minutes could have been trimmed...but that's true of many Aaron Sorkin films...but I really liked the cast, and they all should be nominated... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2020
1/5 18% Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood (2003) How have we done three of these now? They're all equally terrible! - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2020
1/5 17% The Happening (2008) This is terrible...god-awful, nothing could have helped this movie... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
3/5 94% It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966) It doesn't make any sense, but it's entertaining and I laughed mightily heard... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
3/5 64% Bad Hair (2020) I actually thought it was pretty entertaining. Something different, especially something coming out now. it's gross, and doesn't quite make sense, but I've spent 115 minutes in worse ways. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
2/5 63% Sugar Hill (1974) I was pleasantly entertained...but it's absolutely terrible. At least her outfits looked cool... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
2/5 89% Vampires vs. The Bronx (2020) It wasn't painful, but I had high expectations...the jokes that did hit made me laugh... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
1/5 28% Antebellum (2020) Nothing really happens in this movie...and it could have been done so much better... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
4/5 84% Real Women Have Curves (2002) I loved all of the performances, and I understand why America's career took off after this. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2020
1/5 10% No Holds Barred (1989) I feel so much dumber having watched this. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2020
3/5 56% School Daze (1988) What a great launching pad for a lot of different actors...it's a movie that gets the conversation going, and I really liked the musical scene. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2020
2/5 87% Cuties (Mignonnes) (2020) I appreciate what the movie was aiming for, and as a directorial debut...but I do think too much was going on and left up for interpretation. It was trying to juggle too many things. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2020
2/5 20% First Kid (1996) Fine, a little long despite only being 104 minutes...the chemistry did kick in around the second half, but it's just an implausible, crazy movie... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2020
3/5 73% Mulan (2020) It's trying to have its cake and eat it too, didn't quite stick the landing. But I liked it, and it will require more viewings... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2020
2/5 33% Puerto Ricans In Paris (2016) No harm, no foul. It didn't go in the direction I thought it would, it wasn't as funny as I wanted it to be. But I'm not angry about it. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2020
3/5 70% The High Note (2020) Kelvin Harrison Jr. is just one role away from being the biggest thing ever...he's going to hit big, and I'm all for it. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2020
1/5 19% The Tax Collector (2020) I thought this was going to be pretty solid...and after the first twenty minutes, I knew I was trapped. It was weird, knowing the context of Shia and his body tattoo... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2020
1/5 No Score Yet Carmen: A Hip Hopera (2001) The songs are just terrible. It seems like there was a song every 72 seconds. The lyrics were so bad... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2020
2/5 40% Can't Hardly Wait (1998) I did chuckle a few times, but I was mostly disturbed... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2020
2/5 85% I Used to Go Here (2020) Formulaic, predictable, and I wish it gave me more... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2020
1/5 11% How to Be a Player (1997) This one hurt...and they did not do women right in these movies... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2020
2/5 18% Fatal Affair (2020) Not bad enough to be hilarious-good, like The Room, if they had gone full-crazy...Epps is crazy but has very little acting range... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2020
5/5 98% Hamilton (2020) Phenomenal. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2020
5/5 82% Tropic Thunder (2008) This movie makes me laugh so hard. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2020
4/5 74% The King of Staten Island (2020) Incredibly proud of what Pete Davidson has done here...to see him using this platform for single mothers, firefighters and his own therapy... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2020
4/5 67% Independence Day (1996) A fun, incredibly entertaining movie that still holds up... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2020
3/5 92% Da 5 Bloods (2020) It is definitely a big improvement on Spike Lee's first foray into war movies...the cinematography and music were both great, with the Marvin Gaye acoustic being really powerful...this movie does have so much fat, Spike needs an editor he can trust... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2020
1/5 25% Dangerous Lies (Windfall) (2020) This is not good. Formulaic, predictable and at times incredibly boring. Stiffly-acted, with character motivations being completely unreasonable and insane. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2020
1/5 40% Capone (2020) Only an hour-and-forty-minutes, but it feels like The Irishman... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2020
4/5 84% Just Mercy (2020) This is an important movie to watch right now as we talk about injustice, doing the right thing... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2020
1/5 No Score Yet John Henry (2020) A waste; a terrible movie that isn't even "good-bad," not entertaining. And I had a surprisingly tough time following along... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2020
3/5 39% In Too Deep (1999) It goes by very quickly, and it's different from the other undercover movies that you see of this caliber. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2020
4/5 85% End of Watch (2012) Really solid performances, and really solid cinematography with a heavy punch...there are very few movies we see lately that have actual stakes... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2020
4/5 78% The Banker (2020) Kind of formulaic, and there are some parts that are definitely corny, but it was so good to see a movie about Black businessmen that own their own companies...great seeing these characters shine, see wealth in a different way in this community... - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2020
2/5 79% Magic Mike (2012) It's all over the place, if mildly entertaining...I did like the way it was shot, I thought that was cool. - Medium Popcorn EDIT
Read More | Posted May 4, 2020