Chris Agar

Chris Agar
Chris Agar's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): ScreenRant
Publications: ScreenRant

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 42% Midway (2019) Midway works as a touching tribute to those who turned the tide in the Pacific, though it's hamstrung by an underwhelming script. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
3/5 71% The King (2019) The King is a handsome period piece featuring a strong turn from Timothée Chalamet, but ultimately feels like less than the sum of its parts. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
2.5/5 No Score Yet Holiday Hell (2019) Holiday Hell is a fun, if fleeting, deviation from the traditional Christmas movie with suitably hammy performances and thrills. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2019
2.5/5 42% The Laundromat (2019) The Laundromat is a scattered, disappointing effort by Soderbergh that fails to make the most its source material and talented ensemble. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2019
4/5 90% El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019) El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie is a satisfying and emotional epilogue to the TV drama, featuring another standout performance by Paul. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet The True Don Quixote (2019) The True Don Quixote is an offbeat and entertaining spin on the famous story, bolstered by a dedicated Tim Blake Nelson performance. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2019
2/5 22% Running with the Devil (2019) Running With the Devil is a dull, disjointed affair that unfortunately wastes the talents of its high-profile ensemble cast. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2019
3.5/5 84% Ad Astra (2019) Bolstered by a great Brad Pitt performance and outstanding technical filmmaking, Ad Astra is an ambitious work that doesn't quite hit all its marks. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
4/5 85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) Bolstered by strong performances and immersive production design, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is an introspective and rewarding film from Tarantino. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
2/5 17% The Fanatic (2019) The Fanatic is a bizarre, and only fleetingly entertaining, thriller that struggles to find its footing and is plagued by a muddled screenplay. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2019
2/5 41% 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) 47 Meters Down: Uncaged is the textbook definition of disposable summer entertainment, combining weak characters with intermittent thrills. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
2/5 40% The Operative (2019) The Operative is a bland and convoluted affair that struggles to keep the audience engaged and leaves minimal impact during its runtime. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2019
2/5 45% Murder Mystery (2019) Murder Mystery is a bland crime-comedy that features Sandler on autopilot and struggles to deliver enough thrills to make it a worthwhile endeavor. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2019
3/5 90% I Am Mother (2019) I Am Mother is a technically handsome, well-acted sci-fi film that struggles to fully develop all of its grand ideas for maximum impact. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2019
3/5 73% The Perfection (2019) The Perfection has fun telling its twisty story, which is bolstered by the compelling performances of both Allison Williams and Logan Browning. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted May 25, 2019
3/5 95% See You Yesterday (2019) See You Yesterday is a fascinating and creative genre mashup that demonstrates Bristol's blossoming talent as an inventive filmmaker. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2019
2/5 30% The Silence (2019) The Silence is a fairly bland thriller that struggles to leave much of an impact - despite some fleeting moments of pure tension and terror. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2019
2.5/5 57% The Highwaymen (2019) The Highwaymen is a respectable tribute to the men who brought notorious criminals to justice, though it's not always the most engaging watch. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2019
3.5/5 72% Triple Frontier (2019) Triple Frontier is a tense, dramatic thriller buoyed by a handful of strong performances and a fascinating screenplay by Mark Boal. - ScreenRant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2019
2.5/5 70% 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 46% 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 78% 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 82% 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 27% 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 92% 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 61% 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 16% 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 40% 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 18% 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 85% 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 48% 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 85% 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 53% 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 60% 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 90% 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