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Cara Nash

Cara Nash
Cara Nash's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): FILMINK (Australia)

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
34% Labor Day (2014) It proves surprisingly effective material for the filmmaker, who reveals that he also possesses a deft hand when it comes to relaying big, earnest emotions.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2014
95% Her (2013) A bruised and beautifully layered piece of storytelling, which zeroes in on our desire for connection.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2014
94% Inside Llewyn Davis (2013) Incisive, irresistible and often very funny, Inside Llewyn Davis also proves itself to be a poignant and quietly profound meditation on what it means to be an artist.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2014
51% The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013) When Walter's fantasies cease, and he bravely ventures into the world, the film quietly soars.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 17, 2013
75% Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013) Director Adam McKay and co. up the ante with this side-splitting sequel, which plays, bigger, funnier and more absurd. You'll be impressed. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2013
67% How I Live Now (2013) Macdonald commendably refuses to soften the blow in a couple of unforgettable scenes - setting this teen epic bravely apart from its peers.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2013
94% Fruitvale Station (2013) Make no mistake: there's a rage and wrenching sadness here, but Ryan Coogler has filtered it via a story packed with lingering grace notes.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2013
81% Prisoners (2013) ...a bold, brave and unforgettable slice of filmmaking that pulls you deep into the mix and doesn't let go. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2013
8% Runner Runner (2013) It's not so much the well-worn template that's the problem here, it's the superficiality with which the story unspools.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2013
63% One Direction: This Is Us (2013) Perhaps the nicest surprise of the doco is that, despite emerging from the manufactured pop machine, these boys feel refreshingly grounded and they're not taking their success for granted. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2013
27% Jobs (2013) It admittedly feels like something of a missed opportunity, with director, Joshua Michael Stern, often more concerned with checking off bullet points than digging into the complexities of its leading man. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2013
73% The Stone Roses: Made of Stone (2013) Some may find Meadow's lack of journalistic rigour frustrating, but the filmmaker has ultimately created something different - a heartfelt tribute to one of Britain's most important bands, as seen through the eyes of its fans.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2013
36% Salinger (2013) An occasionally illuminating doco about the infamously reclusive author, but one that feels almost inevitably over-hyped. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2013
93% Frances Ha (2013) a smart, wry and surprisingly tender film about standing at the crossroads of adulthood.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2013
71% Greetings From Tim Buckley (2013) an admittedly slight but resonant and lingering look at two truly singular talents - their flaws presented alongside their musical gifts - who were haunted by the presence of each other throughout their careers.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2013
95% Behind the Candelabra (2013) It's ultimately a story about the power imbalances in relationships, and the quietly devastating way that couples can build one another up, only to tear each other down.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2013
98% Before Midnight (2013) It's a brave, challenging and essential installment in what is one of modern cinema's finest trilogies.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2013
83% This Is the End (2013) While bewildering for those unfamiliar with the Judd Apatow clan, for fans, this raunchy, daring and gleeful comedy comes up trumps.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2013
98% Mud (2013) Just like its lead character, this film is packed to the brim with sadness, swagger and soul.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2013
48% The Great Gatsby (2013) Luhrmann understands Fitzgerald's book and brings the writer's classic prose to life on cinematic terms that feel thrilling, visceral and immediate.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted May 26, 2013
67% Spring Breakers (2013) In many ways, this trashy, dazzling but enigmatic film belongs to Franco's Alien, a wannabe gangsta who just doesn't have the guts or heart to be a cold-hearted thug.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted May 8, 2013
94% The Hunt (2013) This is unshakeable storytelling, which is fitting for a film that reveals how certain damage can never be undone.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2013
93% No (2013) A bitingly funny, fascinating and moving portrait of Pinochet's fall that's smartly shot and superbly performed. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2013
84% Sleepwalk With Me (2012) ...just like the most memorable stand-up routines, there's a twinge of tragedy and pathos in the mix that make the laughs linger and the story stick.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2013
71% The Loneliest Planet (2012) ...simmering just beneath its quiet, beautiful surface are endless questions to do with relationships and trust, and how they're tied to our expectations regarding masculinity.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2013
95% War Witch (2013) War Witch is remarkable for the fact that it never strays into sentimentality or sensationalism. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2013
54% I Give It a Year (2013) Its premise is an original and audacious one, but it ultimately gives way to all the cliches of the genre it is attempting to subvert. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2013
43% The Paperboy (2012) But what does it have going for it? It has an undeniable pulse.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2013
92% Silver Linings Playbook (2012) It may be a Hollywood comedy, but it's one that feels beautifully alive.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2013
12% Safe Haven (2013) While all the emotionally manipulative factors are at play here, how does this end up one of Sparks' better screen adaptations?‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2013
51% This is 40 (2012) A sprawling but smart and generous-hearted comedy whose knockout laughs come steeped in brutal honesty. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2013
92% Zero Dark Thirty (2013) ...a nail-biting thriller of the first order, but also a confronting gut-wrencher which - though never driven by ideology or politics - inevitably pulls the audience into ambiguous moral territory.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2012
80% Pitch Perfect (2012) It's formulaic, but it conjures up its own offbeat vibe and the musical numbers are gold. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2012
70% Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012) A sassy and charming romantic comedy where the loosely scripted laughs play authentically and sometimes painfully. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2012
86% The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) A stellar adaptation and a beautifully crafted coming-of-age tale that comes wrapped in all the promise and possibility of adolescence. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2012
65% 2 Days in New York (2012) Delpy seems fascinated by the way that time and life experience change people's perceptions and attitudes, but not their cores.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2012
49% The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 (2012) ...ends on a surprising and admirably audacious note, given the more routine closer that may have been anticipated.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2012
63% Anton Corbijn Inside Out (2012) ...paints a piercing and poignant portrait of a visionary talent, and the complex forces that drive him.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2012
57% Bachelorette (2012) "It may be wrapped in the pretence of a comedy, but scratch beneath the shiny facade and sharp one-liners, and there's a dense and dark core." ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2012
72% I Love You Phillip Morris (2010) ...it's the film's fearless go-for broke style which makes I Love You Phillip Morris such a success.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
73% POM Wonderful Presents: The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011) And like Spurlock's other works, among all the laughs and gimmicks, he occasionally scores a moment that floors you.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
66% We Bought a Zoo (2011) ...this is packed with all the warmth, heart and humanity that one has come to expect from a Cameron Crowe film. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
20% The Lucky One (2012) Falling victim to his source material, Hicks fails to invest it with any sort of edge, rendering the cinematic version as mawkish and saccharine as Sparks' bloated prose.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
72% Like Crazy (2011) "Are you a romantic or a realist? Like Crazy is the rare romantic drama made for both."‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
22% What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012) The charismatic cast (particularly Banks and Lopez) manage to find the humanity in their clichéd roles but they can't transcend all the surface-level schmaltz on display here.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
83% Your Sister's Sister (2012) It's in the completely natural interactions between this gifted cast that the film really hits its groove.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
75% Damsels in Distress (2012) And while it occasionally feels a little wobbly, it grows more sure of itself and richer as it goes along.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2012
43% On the Road (2012) This adaptation may not "burn, burn, burn" with quite the same intensity as the novel, but it kicks and thrusts with a joy and yearning of its own.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2012
No Score Yet Paul Kelly: Stories of Me (2012) A polished and inspired documentary which deftly attempts to understand Paul Kelly through his words and music. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2012
40% Mental (2013) Taking its stylistic cues from its wild leading lady, this daring and darkly-hued comedy matches its subversive laughs with genuine heart. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2012