Casey Cipriani

Casey Cipriani
Casey Cipriani's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): indieWire Movie Mezzanine The Mary Sue Refinery29

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T-Meter Title | Year Review
A 100% Virunga (2014) It is a saddening look at the environmental consequences of corporate expansion and the innocent lives and creatures lost because of money. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
41% Jane Got a Gun (2016) If Jane Got a Gun had been interested in giving its main character any power of her own, instead of acquiring a weapon, she might have gotten the heck out of Dodge and joined Furiosa and Rey for a party out in the desert. - Refinery29 EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2017
A 94% Among the Believers (2016) The filmmakers weave together historical footage, intimate interviews and live events in such a fluid way that the film maintains its urgency, despite many of the events being years old. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2016
A- 98% Almost Holy (Crocodile Gennadiy) (2016) There have been numerous criticisms of Mokhnenko's tactics over the years... But one has to wonder: if Hoover's side shows a man striving to ensure that children no longer die in the streets from drug addiction, who's on the other side? - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2015
D 10% Just Before I Go (2015) Fails at finding a balance between its crass jokes and serious subject matter. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2014
C 52% Boulevard (2015) Downright dull. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2014
B- 45% X/Y (2015) Though incredibly glum, the story provides a nice examination of how different personality types react to the fluctuating situations before them. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2014
B+ 81% The One I Love (2014) An extremely interesting observation on the nature of falling in love, how we change and what we expect from our partners. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2014
80% A Brony Tale (2014) Some of its subjects definitely register high on a creepy meter, but the film does provide an interesting look at our expectations of manliness, gender norms and comments on sexuality. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2014
93% Mala Mala (2015) A poignant and celebratory look at the transgender community of Puerto Rico. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2014
B+ 87% Chef (2014) A funny, lighthearted movie that leaves you satisfied, if craving a bit more for those background characters. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
A- 62% Beneath The Harvest Sky (2014) An authentic representation of teenage angst. Beneath the Harvest Sky offers a genuine view of what it's like to grow up in rural poverty. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
B- No Score Yet Ömheten (Broken Hill Blues) (2013) The film's beauty doesn't make up for its complete lack of plot or direction. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
C 33% Loitering With Intent (2015) Loitering With Intent has its humorous moments, but sadly its characters fall into predictable stereotypes. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
B- 74% Alex of Venice (2015) While the script might leave many details behind, the performances slightly make up for the film's ambiguity. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
B+ No Score Yet Vara: A Blessing (2013) A visually stunning exploration of the cross between spiritual devotion and bodily temptation that incorporates a hypnotic use of traditional Indian dance and music. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
A 86% Night Moves (2014) While in Reichardt's other films her slow pacing may grate on some viewers' patience, here her tendency to be deliberately unhurried actually adds to the thrilling ambiance. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
B+ 61% In Your Eyes (2014) A nice first step into Whedon's attempt to site his big-budget fantastical ideas into a smaller, more personal film. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2014
A- 84% Gabriel (2015) Gabriel poignantly explores a subdued yet dangerous case of living with mental illness. - Movie Mezzanine EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2014