Chris Agar

Chris Agar
Chris Agar's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): ScreenRant
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T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/5 73% Cold Pursuit (2019) Cold Pursuit makes for an entertaining subversion of Neeson's previous action roles, but the story gets dragged down in its larger ambitions. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
3/5 70% The Mule (2018) The Mule is a solid, if unremarkable, late-period film from Eastwood that coasts by on the icon's natural star power and charisma. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2018
2/5 55% Asher (2018) Asher tries to get by on the talent of its leads, but it's a dull thriller hamstrung by sloppy pacing and a poorly-constructed screenplay. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2018
2.5/5 No Score Yet Prodigy (2018) Prodigy plays with some big ideas and heady themes, but doesn't fully develop all of them as it struggles to truly connect with audiences. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2018
4/5 79% Green Book (2018) Green Book is a delightful and inspiring story fueled by terrific performances by its leads, a sharp screenplay, and deft direction. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2018
3.5/5 81% Instant Family (2018) Instant Family is feel-good entertainment that has a big heart, plenty of laughs, and raises awareness about serious subject matter. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2018
2/5 40% The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) The Girl in the Spider's Web is a generic franchise revival hamstrung by an uninspired story and poor character development. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
2.5/5 89% Prospect (2018) Prospect deserves credit for its ambitious vision and scope, but Earl and Caldwell's effort is undone by mediocre script and character work. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
2.5/5 38% Silencio (2018) Silencio toys with fascinating ideas and sports some solid performances, but is ultimately dragged down by a mediocre narrative. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2018
4.5/5 87% First Man (2018) First Man is an intimate and epic biopic fueled by strong performances from its cast, as well as masterful craftsmanship by Chazelle. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2018
2/5 28% Night School (2018) Night School is a by-the-numbers and forgettable studio comedy that fails to realize the full potential of its promising cast and premise. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
1.5/5 12% Peppermint (2018) Despite a committed performance by Garner, Peppermint is an extremely forgettable and bland action movie that leaves no impression with the viewer. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
4/5 91% Searching (2018) Searching is a suspenseful drama, buoyed by its innovative filmmaking style and collection of strong performances by its leads. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
2.5/5 91% Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (2018) Teen Titans GO! To the Movies is solid entertainment for the kids, but it's undermined by a thin story that only scratches the surface. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
3/5 64% Uncle Drew (2018) Uncle Drew isn't a great sports comedy, but it's highly entertaining thanks to nailing the right tone and the chemistry of its leads. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018
1.5/5 15% Blumhouse's Truth or Dare (2018) Truth or Dare makes the least of its parts, wasting a promising premise with clichéd horror tropes and an uninspired narrative. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
2/5 38% Gringo (2018) Gringo is a messy, confused entry in the crime genre that wastes its stellar ensemble on an uninspired narrative and leaves minimal impact. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
1.5/5 17% Death Wish (2018) Death Wish is woefully generic fare that's tonally confused in its storytelling, bland in its direction, and doesn't bring much new to the table. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2018
3.5/5 84% Game Night (2018) Game Night is a madcap adventure packed with laughs, twists, and good performances that will keep audiences thoroughly entertained. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2018
3/5 81% Early Man (2018) Early Man is technically-impressive and boasts strong visuals, but its simple story holds it back from reaching its full potential. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2018
2.5/5 51% 12 Strong (2018) 12 Strong works as a tribute to the real-life American heroes who lived it, but is an overall generic war film without much substance. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2018
4/5 89% I, Tonya (2018) I, Tonya is a wild and entertaining exploration of one of sport's most controversial figures, spearheaded by excellent performances from the cast. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2018
4/5 88% The Post (2018) The Post is an expertly-crafted and compelling film brought to tantalizing life by a master director and an all-star ensemble cast. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 12, 2018
2/5 56% The Greatest Showman (2017) The Greatest Showman is a disjointed, glossy, sugar-coated mess that just skates by on Jackman's natural charm and charisma. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
2/5 49% Downsizing (2017) Downsizing does the bare minimum with its out-of-the-box concept, telling a story that's dull and uninteresting in execution. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
4/5 91% The Disaster Artist (2017) The Disaster Artist is an endearing tale of friendship and chasing your dreams that packs a surprisingly poignant punch. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2017
3.5/5 84% Wonder (2017) Wonder is a touching tale of love and friendship, buoyed by strong performances from Jacob Tremblay and the rest of the cast. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2017
2.5/5 52% Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017) Roman J. Israel, Esq. features another standout performance by Washington, but the story around him is mundane and fails to leave an impression. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2017
3/5 58% Murder On The Orient Express (2017) Murder on the Orient Express is well-crafted entertainment whose flaws are covered up by great work from Branagh in multiple facets. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2017
3/5 87% 1922 (2017) 1922 is a fascinating exploration of what guilt does to a man, fueled by a strong lead performance from Jane and compelling direction. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2017
3/5 71% Happy Death Day (2017) Happy Death Day is a fun, if silly, blending of various genre tropes that is fueled by a strong lead performance from Rothe. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2017
2/5 39% The Mountain Between Us (2017) Winslet and Elba give it their all, but The Mountain Between Us is an absurd and forgettable affair that makes little impact with viewers. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
1.5/5 4% Flatliners (2017) Flatliners is an unmemorable redux hampered by poor writing and a general lack of thrills that fails to capture the attention of its audience. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2017
2/5 56% The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017) The LEGO Ninjago Movie is an underwhelming series installment hamstrung by a thin script and weak characters that don't leave much of an impact. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2017
2.5/5 69% mother! (2017) mother! is an ambitious work that bucks traditional storytelling techniques with its aspirations, but its approach will not be for all moviegoers. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
4/5 92% Logan Lucky (2017) Logan Lucky is an entertaining romp powered by a smart script, strong performances across the board, and great direction. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2017
3/5 70% Annabelle: Creation (2017) Annabelle: Creation makes for a solid Conjuring prequel, with scares and thrills that make up for any noticeable shortcomings in the script. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017
3/5 78% Atomic Blonde (2017) Atomic Blonde is a stylish, yet uneven, thriller, punctuated by a strong performance by Theron and thrilling action set pieces. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2017
2.5/5 20% The House (2017) The House is a solid, if unremarkable, big studio comedy with fleeting moments of humor peppered throughout its runtime. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2017
4.5/5 93% Baby Driver (2017) Baby Driver is an exhilarating and tense thrill ride that's infectious with its high-octane energy, sheer creativity, and strong performances. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2017
2/5 54% 47 Meters Down (2017) 47 Meters Down is a decent, yet unremarkable, survival thriller that's little more than disposable summer entertainment. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2017
87% Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (Captain Underpants) (2017) For something called Captain Underpants, there's more to it than meets the eye. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 2, 2017
2/5 29% Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales is an adequate series sequel, but fails to leave any lasting impression on the audience. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2017
2/5 15% The Circle (2017) The Circle is bolstered by a fascinating premise and solid performances, but doesn't bring anything new to the table in regard to its discussions. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2017
2/5 69% Free Fire (2017) Free Fire is a stronger concept than film, hamstrung by poor storytelling and execution, despite the best efforts of the cast. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
2/5 48% Going in Style (2017) Going in Style is a baffling blend of tones that ultimately plays as a harmless piece of fluff devoid of any significant stakes. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2017
3/5 52% The Boss Baby (2017) The Boss Baby is generic animated fare, but it's bolstered by a unique visual flair and important lessons for children in the audience. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 31, 2017
2/5 17% CHIPS (2017) CHIPS is a generic buddy cop comedy that will leave both longtime fans and newcomers alienated with a weak story and thin characters. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2017
2.5/5 54% The Belko Experiment (2017) The Belko Experiment makes for a truly fascinating concept, but is dragged down by mundane execution that doesn't always engage the viewer. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2017
3.5/5 98% Get Out (2017) Get Out smartly balances its tones to provide viewers with an entertaining and clever satire that is equal parts funny and terrifying. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2017