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Chris Bumbray

Chris Bumbray
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/10 9% The Snowman (2017) How did such an amazing roaster of talented people go so horribly awry?‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
6/10 13% Geostorm (2017) It's awful but also kind of amazing.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
8/10 90% Only the Brave (2017) A sturdy action-adventure with an intriguing real-life hook.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2017
8/10 93% The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017) A significant coup for Netflix, sporting a Sandler's best performance since PUNCH-DRUNK LOVE. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2017
2/10 50% Killing Gunther (2017) Tragically unfunny despite the enthusiastic cast.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2017
60% Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) Slick and well done, but ties a complicated story up in too convenient a package. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
8/10 88% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) Visually stunning and soaked in atmosphere.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
1/10 5% Flatliners (2017) a horrific failure for Niels Arden Oplev, whose THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO, DEAD MAN DOWN, and the pilot for "Mr. Robot", suggested a certain boldness that's utterly absent here.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2017
9/10 87% American Made (2017) Cruise's best movie in about a decade - a return to the type of role that made him a star in the first place.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
64% Chappaquiddick (2017) An intriguing take-down of the Kennedy mythos.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
57% I Love You, Daddy (2017) Louis C.K. doing Woody Allen-lite. Has it's moments, but not his best work.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
22% Loving Pablo (2017) Pales next to the authenticity of NARCOS. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
32% Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017) Straightforward but engaging.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
87% Professor Marston & The Wonder Women (2017) Timely insight into the mind of Wonder Woman's creator!‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2017
43% The Mountain Between Us (2017) What could have been a routine romantic drama is elevated by stunning location photography and excellent performances.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2017
55% The Upside (2018) A slick American updating of INTOUCHABLES, which improves upon the original in one significant way. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
6/10 50% Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) As minor entertainment, it'll do, but lacks the anarchic spirit of the first, feeling familiar and rather safe. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
98% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) A darkly comic masterpiece, with towering performances from Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
8/10 71% Hostiles (2017) Boasts a subtle, nuanced turn by Christian Bale.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
8/10 57% Breathe (2017) A deeply human story, beautifully shot as an epic.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2017
7/10 81% Brad's Status (2017) A familiar, but well-conceived part for Stiller.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2017
6/10 65% Downsizing (2017) A terrific first hour gives way to a messy, unfocused second half. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
8/10 78% Darkest Hour (2017) An urgent retelling of a pivotal moment in world history. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
9/10 95% Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017) A new action classic with a career-redefining part for Vince Vaughn.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2017
8/10 84% Battle of the Sexes (2017) A fun, audience-friendly slice of nostalgia not unlike AMERICAN HUSTLE.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2017
94% The Disaster Artist (2017) A hilarious love-letter to Tommy Wiseau. You don't have to have seen THE ROOM to enjoy it, but you - ya know - should. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2017
9/10 90% I, Tonya (2017) A beautifully made pop-culture pastiche, with the best ensemble cast of the year.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2017
80% Mom & Dad (2017) A demented blast‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2017
8/10 94% Molly's Game (2017) Beautifully written and acted.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2017
10/10 97% The Shape of Water (2017) Guillermo del Toro's masterpiece.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2017
8/10 55% Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017) Overall Roman J. Israel, Esq. is another iconic Denzel Washington movie, and one that seems sure to get him some Oscar attention this fall. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2017
96% The Death of Stalin (2017) A raunchy, hilarious history lesson.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2017
96% Stronger (2017) A gritty, inspiring tale of perseverance ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2017
69% mother! (2017) More a black comedy than straight-up horror, and definitely only for more adventurous filmgoers. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2017
8/10 63% Papillon (2017) A strong remake that improves upon the original in some (but definitely not all) ways.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2017
4/10 55% Manhunt (2017) Not the return to form John Woo fans are hoping for, and quite bad at times. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2017
5/10 41% Suburbicon (2017) Despite some creative mayhem, frustratingly uneven.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
8/10 75% The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) A dazzlingly off-kilter black comedy/thriller.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
6/10 74% Borg vs McEnroe (Borg McEnroe) (2017) Straightforward and reasonably entertaining, but would have worked better as a documentary.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
7/10 76% The Limehouse Golem (2017) Evocative, well-cast, Hammer horror-style thriller.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2017
5/10 26% Unlocked (2017) A routine BOURNE IDENTITY clone despite the starry cast. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2017
7/10 85% The Trip to Spain (2017) Outside the miscalculated ending, just as fun as the other two installments. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
7/10 58% What Happened to Monday (2017) Silly, fast-paced, fun. Noomi Rapace hasn't been this charismatic since THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2017
8/10 93% Logan Lucky (2017) An updated, more sophisticated take on those old Burt Reynold's seventies good ol'boy flicks. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2017
8/10 74% Shot Caller (2017) A stark, uncompromising prison drama.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2017
5/10 14% Planetarium (2017) Visually sumptuous but a deadly bore.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017
6/10 69% Pilgrimage (2017) a modest character piece that aims to be closer to THE NAME OF THE ROSE than "Game of Thrones".‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017
6/10 38% The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) An uneven blend of comedy and action, but the chemistry between the leads makes it worthwhile.‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
7/10 49% The Glass Castle (2017) Uneven, as the film is much better at depicting Walls's childhood than her adult life, but overall a solid piece of summer counter-programming. ‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2017
8/10 86% Ingrid Goes West (2017) people will walk out of this one and change their social media profiles to private‐ JoBlo's Movie Emporium
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2017