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Charles Ealy

Charles Ealy

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A- 73% Youth (2015) "In short, the movie is a masterpiece, with Fellini-esque visions emerging throughout, perfectly captured by cinematographer Luca Bigazzi. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Dec 17, 2015
B 62% Legend (2015) "Helgeland is trying something that far too many directors don't do these days: He's offering a devastating critique of violence. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Nov 24, 2015
A- 98% Brooklyn (2015) "Brooklyn should please crowds of all ages and tastes. It's quality filmmaking. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Nov 19, 2015
B+ 75% Labyrinth Of Lies (2015) "Labyrinth of Lies manages to make all of this compelling by focusing on Radmann's personal crises during the investigation, especially the realization that his revered father was a member of the National Socialist regime. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Oct 22, 2015
C 79% Tales of Halloween "The new horror anthology Tales of Halloween starts and ends well, but the middle is a muddle. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Oct 15, 2015
D 32% Knock Knock (2015) "How does one begin to describe the banality of Knock Knock? " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Oct 8, 2015
No Score Yet Demon "I highly recommend it. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Sep 24, 2015
B 94% Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief (2015) "The heart of the documentary centers on alleged physical abuse of church members, with some of them being placed in a facility known as "the hole" and made to participate in humiliating disciplinary games. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Sep 24, 2015
C 83% Goodnight Mommy (2015) "There's no doubt that many horror fans will delight in this artfully shot movie, thanks to cinematographer Martin Gschlacht. But some will be confused as to what's really happening until the third act. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Sep 10, 2015
A- 91% Grandma (2015) "[Grandma] plays to [Tomlin's] wry humor, her frustrations with the silliness and unfairness of life and her refusal to "play nice" simply to get along " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Sep 10, 2015
C 63% Bloodsucking Bastards (2015) "While it's not offensively violent, it's full of sexist jokes. And while many viewers will be able to relate to jabs at bottom-feeding companies, they'll probably wonder how such a lackluster script ever became a movie. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Sep 3, 2015
92% The Lobster "It's an interesting concept. but the movie drags on and on, and eventually seems to be treading the same ground over and over again. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Aug 21, 2015
B+ 43% American Ultra (2015) "No, American Ultra isn't realistic. But it's crazy fun, partly because Eisenberg is perfect as an anxiety-ridden stoner who turns into a hero. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Aug 20, 2015
C+ 42% Irrational Man (2015) "Even lesser Allen movies are better than a lot of what comes out of Hollywood. But make no mistake: This isn't Woody Allen at his best. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Aug 6, 2015
B+ 78% Jimmy's Hall (2015) "Jimmy's Hall is a wonderful love story woven into a larger tale about Ireland's political troubles during the 1930s, with irresistible performances by Barry Ward and Simone Kirby. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jul 30, 2015
B 87% Mr. Holmes (2015) "What happened to Sherlock Holmes in his old age? What did he do after retiring from being a detective? [Mr. Holmes] seeks to answer those questions -- with a big dash of humanism amid Sherlockian deductions. And it's far from elementary. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jul 16, 2015
B+ 88% The Tribe (2015) "It's a whole other world. And it can be quite frightening and disturbing. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jul 9, 2015
A- 83% Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015) "All three leading actors in Me and Earl and the Dying Girl are relatively new to the movie business. But you should be seeing a lot more of them in the coming years. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jun 25, 2015
B 83% Results (2015) "The chemistry between Smulders and Pearce is undeniable. And the wry humor offered by Corrigan adds just enough of a twist to make the whole affair more interesting than the usual romantic comedy. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 28, 2015
77% The Assassin (2015) "Some of the unspoiled landscapes are beautiful to behold. But Hou holds them and holds them and holds them. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 28, 2015
98% Inside Out (2015) "Like the best Pixar movies, Inside Out speaks to adults and their memories of growing up. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 28, 2015
42% Love (2015) "The dialogue is lame. The sex scenes aren't that hot. And this kind of "Love" is a rather big bore. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 28, 2015
B+ 96% Amy (2015) "All in all, this is one documentary that no jazz fan will want to miss. Like many such tales, however, it's awfully tragic and sad. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 22, 2015
93% Carol (2015) "The most obvious achievement is Cate Blanchett's performance, which is absolutely flooring in its brilliance. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 22, 2015
B+ 93% Sicario (2015) "With its shifting points of view, Sicario doesn't preach. But it will make you think. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 22, 2015
95% Son of Saul (2015) "The emotions are so complicated, the scenes so horrifying, that it's hard to watch at points. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 15, 2015
79% Tale of Tales (Il racconto dei racconti) (2016) "The result is a visually stunning movie, melding three separate stories into one. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 15, 2015
95% The Salt of the Earth (2015) "The Salt of the Earth is many things: beautiful, horrifying, moving, stunning. But at its heart, it's deeply humanistic. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Apr 20, 2015
C- 75% Roar (1981) "Roar has to be one of the most unusual movies ever made. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Apr 16, 2015
B+ 95% Wild Tales (2015) "[Wild Tales] plays like a series of short stories as it delves into characters who finally give in to their rage. As you might expect, it doesn't always end well. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Mar 26, 2015
B 96% What We Do In The Shadows (2015) "In the spirit of This Is Spinal Tap, writer/directors Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi take us inside the lives of modern-day Wellington vampires and show us that the undead have problems, too. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Feb 27, 2015
A- 99% Leviathan (2014) "Leviathan director Andrey Zvyagintsev has a grim view of the Russian state -- and the idea that its power knows no limits. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Feb 27, 2015
B+ 88% Still Alice (2015) "The focus on Alzheimer's might be off-putting, but don't let that stop you from seeing Julianne Moore in Still Alice. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Feb 12, 2015
A- 89% Mommy (2015) "Anne Dorval, Antoine Olivier Pilon and Suzanne ClĂ©ment give scary-good performances. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Feb 6, 2015
B 80% Black Sea (2015) "Scottish director Kevin Macdonald, who's best known for the Oscar-winning The Last King of Scotland, knows how to build tension, and his talents are on full display in Black Sea. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jan 29, 2015
74% Amira & Sam (2015) "Amira & Sam is a sweet little movie that seeks to subvert our expectations of romantic comedies in various ways. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jan 29, 2015
99% Selma (2015) "Selma shines a painful light on the events of 1965, from the tragic bombing of a Birmingham, Ala., church to the police brutality during the first effort to begin a march from Selma's Edmund Pettus Bridge. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jan 8, 2015
B- 39% Open Windows (2014) "[Open Windows] ranks as one of the most inventive films of the year, even if it is a bit head-scratching at times. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Nov 6, 2014
B 91% Dear White People (2014) "Here's a race-based/race-baiting comedy that tackles issues of identity and sensitivity head on. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Oct 23, 2014
B 70% Take Me to the River (2014) "A moving tribute to a grand piece of Americana. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Sep 25, 2014
C+ 85% The Trip To Italy (2014) "The Caine impressions are still good, as they were in the first film, but some of the others are hard to figure out. And much of the material seems stale. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Aug 28, 2014
B- 17% When The Game Stands Tall (2014) "The football action scenes are expertly choreographed, with inventive camera angles, an on-the-field feel and a lot of visceral action. For most people, that'll be enough. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Aug 21, 2014
C- 13% Septic Man (2014) "Some horror freaks are bound to enjoy the show, geeking out over [the film's] grotesqueness. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Aug 14, 2014
B- 52% Magic in the Moonlight (2014) "Love makes the magic in Woody Allen's latest movie, and it helps to have such likable stars as Colin Firth and Emma Stone in the leading roles. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Aug 7, 2014
C- 70% Nothing Bad Can Happen (2014) "If you choose to go see it, you can make up your own mind. By the third act, however, you might wish that you had stayed home. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jun 26, 2014
A- 86% Korengal (2014) "Korengal lets us see how young men in the U.S. Army came together, formed friendships and shared troubles that we may never fully understand. We should, at least, try. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jun 26, 2014
B+ 66% The Rover (2014) "Guy Pearce gives a riveting performance in "The Rover," full of quiet rage, ruthlessness and single-minded determination. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Jun 19, 2014
B+ 92% The Retrieval (2014) "With a relatively small budget, [director Chris Eska] vividly re-creates the rural South during the Civil War and tells a compelling story of honor and betrayal involving three African-American men. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted May 1, 2014
3/5 87% Alan Partridge (2014) "[Coogan's] eponymous feature debut here is very British and very funny. But after making a crackling good impression, Alan Partridge overstays its welcome. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Apr 24, 2014
4/5 86% Only Lovers Left Alive (2014) "It's an inspired metaphor for the fragility of life, even for those who are immortal. " ‐ Austin American-Statesman
Posted Apr 24, 2014
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