Cath Clarke Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Cath Clarke

Cath Clarke
Cath Clarke's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Guardian, Time Out

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 23% The Book of Henry (2017) The whole thing is boring and phony, with just a couple of lines of dialogue that feel sharp.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2017
4/5 76% Berlin Syndrome (2017) The final showdown left me in a cold sweat.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2017
3/5 75% My Cousin Rachel (2017) A fresh and un-stuffy period drama, but it could have done with a pinch more danger.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2017
4/5 92% Wonder Woman (2017) A rollicking action adventure in the tradition of 'Indiana Jones', with a fully functioning sense of humour and the year's most lip-smackingly evil baddie.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 30, 2017
3/5 71% Alien: Covenant (2017) For reasons too spoilery to give away, Fassbender is electric, giving a spectacularly skin-crawling performance.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 6, 2017
4/5 90% Mindhorn (2016) Barratt and Farnaby have come up with a comedy action-thriller scenario that just about works, and the gags-per-minute ratio is through the roof. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 2, 2017
4/5 82% A Moving Image (2017) Director Shola Amoo does a brilliant job of getting under the skin of gentrification. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2017
4/5 90% Heal the Living (Réparer les vivants) (2017) What stays with you is the miracle of how we're all connected in a million different ways.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2017
4/5 92% Lady Macbeth (2017) This brilliantly feminist British indie film plunges a cold, sharp knife into the back of bonnet dramas.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2017
3/5 85% Letters From Baghdad (2017) Tilda Swinton is the perfect choice to read the letters of Gertrude Bell - archeologist, explorer, mountaineer and spy.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2017
2/5 23% Table 19 (2017) The gags ought to have been put out of their misery and there's a deeply uncool unfeminist message. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2017
4/5 90% Raw (2017) Raw is a film with things to say about body image, finding your identity as a woman and adapting to life as a grown-up.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2017
4/5 71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) Three cheers for director Bill Condon and star Emma Watson for having the courage to make a live-action adaptation with 2017 gender politics.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2017
4/5 87% The Student ((M)uchenik) (2017) There's surely a sly attack here on Putin's suppression of liberal values. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Feb 27, 2017
2/5 10% Bitter Harvest (2017) Awkward and inauthentic.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2017
4/5 95% Prevenge (2017) You don't need to have a warped sense of humour to enjoy writer-director Alice Lowe's gruesome black comedy, but it helps. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2017
4/5 99% Cameraperson (2016) A thoughtful examination of the role of the documentary-maker. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jan 23, 2017
4/5 92% The Eagle Huntress (2016) Aisholpan is one of life's trailblazers - a feminist pioneer.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2016
3/5 77% A Street Cat Named Bob (2016) There's a telly-ish feel to much of A Street Cat Named Bob, an attempt to sanitise life on the streets... But it's impossible to watch a film about a happy-ending story like James and Bob's without a warm glow.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2016
4/5 95% The Edge of Seventeen (2016) Steinfeld is able to play Nadine at peak asshole, with huge sympathy.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2016
3/5 75% Miss Sloane (2016) Here is Jessica Chastain flexing her extraordinary Meryl Streep-like range and just about keeping this convoluted political thriller in the realm of enjoyably watchable.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2016
4/5 98% Your Name. (Kimi No Na Wa.) (2017) What a thing of beauty this film is.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2016
4/5 73% Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) I'm not sure which is more adorable, Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, or the creatures he smuggles into the US in his battered leather briefcase.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2016
4/5 94% The Innocents (Les innocentes) (2016) An emotionally involving rather than harrowing film, with scenes as beautiful as oil paintings.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2016
3/5 73% You've Been Trumped Too (2016) You can probably see Donald Trump's pants on fire from wherever you're reading this.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2016
3/5 89% In Pursuit of Silence (2017) Informative documentary about the impact of noise on our lives.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2016
3/5 74% Trolls (2016) Not a keeper like 'Frozen', but a loveable and giddy guilty pleasure. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2016
3/5 43% The Girl on the Train (2016) Despite the occasional shot of piss-soaked knickers, there's something a bit too tasteful about 'The Girl on the Train'. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2016
3/5 88% Blood Father (2016) A silly but fun addition to the geri-action genre.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2016
3/5 84% Imperium (2016) Solid and watchable, and Radcliffe is genuinely ace.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2016
4/5 76% Bridget Jones's Baby (2016) Funny and charming. But what's missing is Hugh Grant as Daniel 'invest in lockable knickers' Cleaver.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2016
4/5 93% Queen of Katwe (2016) Prepare to have your heartstrings plucked.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2016
3/5 59% The Light Between Oceans (2016) Often beautiful and moving, but emotionally it never quite sticks.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2016
4/5 98% Almost Holy (Crocodile Gennadiy) (2016) The doc is maybe a little one-sided, but it's fascinating.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2016
3/5 87% Pete's Dragon (2016) All the nostalgic Spielberg-y-ness of 'Stranger Things', minus the creepy kids with paranormal nosebleeds. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2016
3/5 36% Up for Love (Un homme à la hauteur) (2016) The message would be more convincing if they'd cast a smaller actor instead of using distracting CG effects.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2016
4/5 88% Born To Be Blue (2016) Hawke portrays Baker as a little boy lost: selfish, sweet, insecure, arrogant, impossible to live with.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2016
4/5 85% Maggie's Plan (2016) The snow leopard of romcoms: intelligent and screwball-funny.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2016
2/5 26% Colonia (2016) Read the Wikipedia page. You'll learn more.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2016
2/5 22% Ma ma (2016) Pah to logic and believability!‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2016
3/5 81% Adult Life Skills (2016) Whittaker is real and likeable, and there are some very funny lines.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2016
3/5 74% The Secret Life of Pets (2016) Some funny-sweet observations about pets and our projections on to them. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2016
3/5 66% Bang Gang (A Modern Love Story) (2016) A clammy drama set during a French heatwave as a bunch of rich teenagers discover the joie de group sex. ‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2016
4/5 92% Where You're Meant to Be (2016) A hilarious and unexpectedly sweet doc.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2016
1/5 38% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016) Forget cowabunga, this is cowadunga.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2016
4/5 76% The Daughter (2017) Beautifully acted, if a little overcooked.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 24, 2016
3/5 62% Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016) This sequel turns out to be a gross-out comedy with a pro-woman streak (instead of sexy selfies or bro-luring bacchanals, the sorority throws a "feminist icon" party). And it just about works.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 20, 2016
2/5 24% The Silent Storm (2014) Damian Lewis might decide to let this iffy British drama slip off his CV.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 16, 2016
3/5 100% Chicken (2016) A confident debut with a gorgeous central performance.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 16, 2016
4/5 98% Mustang (2015) Raw, funny and incredibly moving.‐ Time Out
Read More | Posted May 11, 2016