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Brian Matherly

Brian Matherly
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 47%

Pariah (1998)

"Aggressive, bleak, and unrelenting film about an interracial couple." Killer Movie Reviews
Posted Aug 31, 2010
5/5 69%

Collectors (2000)

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Posted Oct 15, 2005
5/5 90%

Reservoir Dogs (1992)

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Posted Jun 25, 2005
4.5/5 No Score Yet

The Phandom Menace (2002)

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Posted Jun 25, 2005
2/5 No Score Yet

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Posted Dec 4, 2003
2.5/5 No Score Yet

Hannah, Queen of the Vampires (Crypt of the Living Dead) (1972)

"Though owing a great deal of its style to Hammer's atmospheric horror films, Young Hannah, Queen of the Vampires is far less interesting than those genre stalwarts are." Daily-Reviews
Posted Mar 29, 2003
3/5 No Score Yet

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"Though [House on Bare Mountain] certainly won't win any awards for the material, I was quite pleased to find that I was actually interested in the story..." Daily-Reviews
Posted Mar 29, 2003
2/5 No Score Yet

Kiss Me Quick! (1964)

"Although I love an occasional bad joke just as much as the next guy, my tolerance threshold was breached thanks to this film's incessant bad puns and double entendres." Daily-Reviews
Posted Mar 29, 2003
3/5 13%

Waking Up in Reno (2002)

"[Reno] may have a few grating gaps in logic and feels as if a good chunk of its story ended up on the cutting room floor, but there is just enough charm and humor peppered throughout to make it feel as if it wasn't a complete waste of time to sit through." Daily-Reviews
Posted Nov 10, 2002
3.5/5 No Score Yet

Dead and Rotting (2002)

"... the film succeeds because it is able to present [its] story in a thoroughly entertaining and briskly paced manner." Daily-Reviews
Posted Oct 31, 2002
3.5/5 No Score Yet

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"For those familiar with the feature film version of City Hunter, this version may seem a tad bit too jokey." Daily-Reviews
Posted Oct 21, 2002
2.5/5 85%

The Cup (1999)

"While I can certainly commiserate with the plight of the Tibetan monks, I'm not sure that seeing a film about their interest in soccer is my idea of a good time." Daily-Reviews
Posted Oct 21, 2002
1/5 97%

Spirited Away (2001)

"On paper, there may seem to be some semblance of plot, but it is really just a distillation of the few coherent events that actually occur in the film." Daily-Reviews
Posted Oct 16, 2002
3/5 No Score Yet

Everything Moves Alone (2001)

"Everything Moves Alone is an interesting character study/comedy that seems to almost straddle the narrative border between such other independent notables as The Brothers McMullen and Clerks." Daily-Reviews
Posted Oct 2, 2002
3/5 No Score Yet

Goliath and the Dragon (1960)

"Regardless of the title and character name changes, Goliath and the Dragon is actually a pretty entertaining little film despite its painfully low budget..." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 26, 2002
4.5/5 85%

Gremlins (1984)

"... the story is so involving that it becomes incredibly easy to forget that the majority of the cast is made of fake fur and foam rubber." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 15, 2002
5/5 No Score Yet

Beastie Boys Video Anthology (2000)

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Posted Sep 14, 2002
4/5 73%

The Cat o' Nine Tails (Il gatto a nove code) (1971)

"The film's plot is as finely crafted as its visual style, dealing with the matter of genetics and its role in the human animal." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 10, 2002
2.5/5 61%

Tuck Everlasting (2002)

"...it wears down the soul to have to spend an hour and a half watching the cinematic equivalent of shuffling down a long dirt road kicking up dust clouds." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 8, 2002
4/5 87%

Jackie Brown (1997)

"This film concerns itself more with the characters... than it does showcasing bloody gunfights and hip exchanges..." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 8, 2002
5/5 94%

Pulp Fiction (1994)

"Simply put, Pulp Fiction is pure brilliance." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 8, 2002
3/5 No Score Yet

The Grail (2001)

"If it weren't for the fact that The Grail does contain some completely unsympathetic characters, it may have turned out to be one of the best independent films I have ever seen." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 6, 2002
4.5/5 91%

The Return of the Living Dead (1985)

"O'Bannon's script is one of the few that manages to combine both terror and humor in a manner that works perfectly..." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 4, 2002
2.5/5 No Score Yet

Transylvania Twist (1989)

"All throughout the film, the actors seem conscious that they are only in a silly movie and don't seem to play into the joke..." Daily-Reviews
Posted Sep 2, 2002
3/5 61%

The Last House on the Left (1972)

"Those expecting this film to feature goofy chills like Craven's other titles will probably be shocked..." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 27, 2002
4/5 53%

Cecil B. Demented (2000)

"What is truly great about Cecil B. Demented is the fact that it takes potshots not only at films, but at film audiences." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 25, 2002
3.5/5 65%

Cannibal Holocaust (1979)

"This is an extreme warning: Cannibal Holocaust is not for children or the squeamish!" Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 25, 2002
2.5/5 No Score Yet

Cave of the Living Dead (1965)

"The [film] focuses a positive light on topics such as acceptance and pushing aside predetermined notions." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 25, 2002
3.5/5 76%

Peter Pan (1953)

"Peter Pan hides much more underneath its surface than just the unbridled wonder of youth." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 25, 2002
3.5/5 73%

A Bucket of Blood (1959)

"The chase scene isn't even very exciting when it does come, and the climax of the film makes little sense when physics is applied to it." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
1.5/5 No Score Yet

Blood Beast Terror (1967)

"This film has the right atmosphere to be a Hammer film, but the famed British horror studio more than likely wouldn't have touched this killer moth script." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
4/5 56%

Cannibal! The Musical (Alferd Packer: The Musical) (1996)

"Apart from the inherent interest of seeing a pre-"South Park" Parker and Stone in their first effort, Cannibal! also offers up some pretty decent laughs." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
3/5 No Score Yet

Cannibal Ferox (1981)

"Where Deodato's film is subtle about pointing out who the real barbarians are, Lenzi's comes right out and points the finger at us." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
4/5 77%

Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)

"Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure remains an amazingly charming film that contains very little in the way of disgusting base humor." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
2.5/5 53%

Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)

"All the charm that was present in the original is nowhere to be found here." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
2.5/5 91%

The Brothers McMullen (1995)

"... it's almost hard to imagine such an innocuous little film even getting noticed, let alone garnering tons of praise." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
5/5 80%

BookWars (2000)

"Rosette has a way of describing things in his narration that invoke the readings of the beat poets and makes one long for a good book to read." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
3.5/5 63%

The Brothers (2001)

"Cut from the same cloth as films like The Wood, The Brothers is a fairly funny look at four friends faced with the horrors of finally growing up." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
4.5/5 78%

Braveheart (1995)

"Braveheart is a magnificent movie, and certainly one of the most enduring films of our era." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
4/5 83%

Blood and Black Lace (Sei donne per l'assassino) (1960)

"As far as style goes, Bava heaps it onto this film and turns out one of his best looking films ever." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
4/5 19%

Boxing Helena (1993)

"Am I the only person who likes this film?" Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
3/5 63%

Bring It On (2000)

"Despite its cliched teen comedy premise, Bring It On... tends to have more style than actual laughs but still manages to be enjoyable." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
2.5/5 No Score Yet

Body Beneath (1983)

"On a technical level, the film does certainly show a little more proficiency over other low budget fare." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
1.5/5 No Score Yet

Bloody Murder (1999)

"It's sad when a movie rips off another one, but even sadder when they mention the source they ripped it off from." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 20, 2002
3.5/5 No Score Yet

The Black Cat (1981)

"Surprisingly, for a film falling between [a bevy of] gore soaked films, The Black Cat is actually a little more reserved than one might expect." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 19, 2002
4.5/5 63%

The Big Blue (1988)

"Luc Besson has achieved something wonderful with The Big Blue." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 19, 2002
0/5 No Score Yet

Beverly Hood (1999)

"I want the hour and a half this movie stole from my life back!" Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 19, 2002
3/5 50%

Stephen King's 'Silver Bullet' (1985)

"[Silver Bullet] dwells a little too long on interaction between characters that we hardly get to know..." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 17, 2002
1.5/5 No Score Yet

Black Samurai (1977)

"Unintentionally hilarious at best and extremely amateurish at worst, it is hard to believe that this film was supposedly based on a novel." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 14, 2002
3.5/5 17%

Queen of the Damned (2002)

"[Queen of the Damned]is very campy, but not in a manner that would suggest that it is intentional." Daily-Reviews
Posted Aug 14, 2002
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