Cassie da Costa

Cassie da Costa
Cassie da Costa's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film Comment Magazine The Nation 4Columns

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
75% The Photograph (2020) ...still, the movie fails to deliver on the best parts of even the sappiest romantic drama (or comedy): the real consequences of loss. - The Daily Beast EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2020
100% Advocate (2020) Advocate is less of a procedural than it is a portrait of how activism can and must work under extreme obstacles - The Daily Beast EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2020
52% Charlie's Angels (2019) It's a bizarre set of goals if your real interest is in equality and community, the achievement of which will actually require many people-even women-to actually give things up rather than claim their seat at a king-size throne. - The Daily Beast EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2019
80% The Hottest August (2019) Brett Story knows how to ask good questions and then interpret the answers she receives-no matter how spicy, offensive, banal, or surprising-beyond the individual who speaks them. - The Daily Beast EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
97% Booksmart (2019) Forgive me if I'm bored by this... Politics somewhat aside, the comedy teens need today certainly isn't a fairy tale about a good-natured struggle to the top. - Film Comment Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
82% High Life (2019) It dares to infuse light where it seems that only darkness can-or ought to-occur. - The Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2019
96% The Florida Project (2017) The audience is invited to believe that their lives are devoid of thoughts and motivations beyond hustle and pleasure, and so the movie ends up feeling like a millennial Instagram feed: cute, edgy, explosive, pithy, but shallow. - Film Comment Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2017
79% The Beguiled (2017) Coppola has managed to build narratives of female privacy. - 4Columns EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2017