Chris Laverty Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Chris Laverty

Chris Laverty
Chris Laverty's reviews (from any publication) always count toward the Tomatometer because this critic is a Tomatometer-approved critic.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
55%

Man of Steel (2013)

"Chaotic and unfocused." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jun 21, 2013
95%

Behind the Candelabra (2013)

"A tremendous achievement for all involved." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 31, 2013
48%

The Great Gatsby (2013)

"Less is not more, more is more. Luhrmann's Great Gatsby embraces this notion as a reflection of its central character, and in this sense at least it is near-on perfect." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 23, 2013
86%

Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

"Manages to appease lifelong Star Trek fans without alienating newcomers." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 8, 2013
79%

Iron Man 3 (2013)

"The perfect superhero movie." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Apr 23, 2013
59%

Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)

"As patchy as a patchwork quilt, but equally pleasing to look at." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Mar 3, 2013
90%

Lincoln (2012)

"The biggest compliment we can pay Joanna Johnston's costumes in Lincoln is that you hardly notice them. This is a far subtler film than you might expect." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jan 31, 2013
88%

Django Unchained (2012)

"A cruel but humorous tale of robust men and women defined by the myth of the 'Old West'." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Dec 27, 2012
69%

Les Misérables (2012)

"Earnest enough to verge on parody, but so sumptuous most audiences won't care a jot." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Dec 19, 2012
93%

Skyfall (2012)

"Skyfall could be the most enjoyable Bond yet. One thing's for certain; Bond has never scrubbed up better. Tom Ford now exists to make Daniel Craig suits." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Oct 15, 2012
94%

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel (2012)

"For Vreeland reality was merely the starting point on a far more delicious journey, the best of which is captured here in this excellent documentary." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Sep 20, 2012
93%

Looper (2012)

"A mishmash of futuristic conventions and clichés cobbled together as something we have never quite seen before." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Sep 13, 2012
87%

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

"Exciting, audacious and thematically rich; Christopher Nolan refuses to play safe." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jul 20, 2012
64%

Cosmopolis (2012)

"An immaculate journey into weird." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jun 28, 2012
94%

Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

"Wes Anderson's most sartorially significant film yet." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 28, 2012
92%

Marvel's The Avengers (2012)

"A witty, well-acted sci-fi adventure." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Apr 19, 2012
84%

The Hunger Games (2012)

"The film is aided immeasurably by Judianna Makovsky's costume design. Clothes are an intentional method of deciphering The Hunger Games' politics." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Mar 26, 2012
66%

The Woman in Black (2012)

"Proof that frock coats and lace dresses really are terrifying." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Feb 9, 2012
76%

War Horse (2011)

"Children and the elderly will love it." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jan 15, 2012
94%

Hugo (2011)

"A monument to wonder and excitement for all those still in knee socks or short trousers." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Dec 22, 2011
94%

Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (2011)

"Enjoyably daft fare with enough sci-fi tech and desirable clobber to keep you cooing until the credits." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Dec 15, 2011
97%

The Artist (2011)

"If there is a more joyous film this year, we haven't seen it." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Nov 24, 2011
79%

Melancholia (2011)

"Melancholia is a heartbreakingly beautiful experience, one to selfishly guard and treasure." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Oct 20, 2011
84%

Jane Eyre (2011)

"A chaste, yet inescapably sexy love story told with depth and passion." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Sep 8, 2011
83%

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011)

"A classy, very British affair." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Sep 5, 2011
82%

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

"The best popcorn of the summer." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Aug 14, 2011
80%

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

"Taps into the idea that deep down we all want to dress up and play hero." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jul 24, 2011
74%

Norwegian Wood (2012)

"Beautiful and affecting, even if it does collapse under the weight of its own earnestness at times." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 26, 2011
32%

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

"This saturated saga is dead in the water." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 16, 2011
60%

Water for Elephants (2011)

"Old fashioned and sentimental, Water for Elephants still has much to offer with its very readable costume design." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 9, 2011
86%

Rabbit Hole (2010)

"While it may be uncomfortable to watch, Rabbit Hole is nonetheless essential viewing." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Feb 3, 2011
95%

The King's Speech (2010)

"A tender contemplation on duty and the crippling weight of expectancy." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jan 18, 2011
51%

Tron Legacy (2010)

"There are flourishes of brilliance, particularly in score, costumes and set design. However, this brilliance is often buried beneath messy, disjointed action sequences and a story that fails to make any sense at all." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Dec 5, 2010
80%

Catfish (2010)

"A deftly clever commentary on the nature of identity and how it defines our role in society." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Nov 18, 2010
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Beyond Biba (2009)

"One woman's extraordinary influence on popular culture." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Nov 11, 2010
82%

Dolores Claiborne (1995)

"A patient and mature thriller featuring a protagonist fascinating in her agony." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Sep 5, 2010
81%

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

"Tarantino, without the extraneous dialogue." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Aug 23, 2010
52%

Knight & Day (2010)

"Once you cotton onto the fact that you're watching 'Carry on Bourne', you might even enjoy it." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Aug 4, 2010
99%

Toy Story 3 (2010)

"The best film Pixar have ever made." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jul 22, 2010
86%

Inception (2010)

"Roll with the journey and trust that it will take you where you want to go." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jul 12, 2010
36%

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)

"Falls short of The Curse of the Black Pearl in perhaps every way but costume." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 13, 2010
3/5 63%

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)

"Eighties nostalgia has never been so disgusting, or funny." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted May 10, 2010
4/5 76%

Kick-Ass (2010)

"Hit-Girl owns this film like she would own your ass if you ever stepped to her." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Mar 12, 2010
4/5 83%

Avatar (2009)

"Ambitious but not overreaching, Avatar is a stunning piece of blue heaven." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Feb 9, 2010
2/5 39%

2012 (2009)

"Unbelievably dumb and sentimental movie." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Jan 18, 2010
4/5 97%

Raging Bull (1980)

"Interesting, rewarding and, at times, surprisingly episodic." ‐Heckler Spray
Posted Jan 4, 2010
4/5 88%

Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)

"An undeniably romantic tale of damaged goods finding love." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Dec 8, 2009
4/5 75%

The Road (2009)

"Hillcoat took it as far as he dared and created a beautiful suffering; a film that somehow manages to be both unwatchable and unmissable at the same time." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Nov 19, 2009
2/5 18%

Saturn 3 (1980)

"Saturn 3 remains a mere gender curio of the era. It's too rotten to be anything else." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Nov 13, 2009
5/5 98%

Chinatown (1974)

"A landmark blend of acting, directing, structure and design. Chinatown is the greatest detective movie ever made." ‐Clothes on Film
Posted Oct 19, 2009
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