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Chris Norris

Chris Norris
Chris Norris's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film Comment Magazine

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
91% Love & Mercy (2015) Love & Mercy jumps back and forth between these two realities, each in a vividly realized time and place: the striving, LSD-dropping dawn of the Pet Sounds age-all lens flare and dreamy haze-and the air-sucking nightmare of mid-Eighties L.A.‐ Film Comment Magazine
Read More | Posted May 7, 2015
43% True Story (2015) When more ambitious films indict a lie, the entertainment defense wins every case, but True Story falls short. ‐ Film Comment Magazine
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2015
72% American Sniper (2015) As Chris Kyle, Cooper beautifully realizes a living, breathing gentle-giant of a human being; but as a fictional bomb-disposal soldier, Jeremy Renner let The Hurt Locker share truths about war that American Sniper is too respectful to explore.‐ Film Comment Magazine
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2015
94% Whiplash (2014) Once it hits its stride, Whiplash gets so many things so right it starts to feel like the perfect-ten Ellington rendition its elite big bands play in the big competition.‐ Film Comment Magazine
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2014
44% Ex Drummer (2011) One of the film's greatest strengths is its rendering of punk's style, sound, and seedy milieu, showing in explicit detail how lost souls might redeem themselves in one explosive half-hour in the spotlight.‐ Film Comment Magazine
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2013
89% Buck (2011) Meehl roots this redemption tale in carefully observed demonstrations at his clinics, even as the gorgeously shot landscape reminds us why stories like this are Hollywood's very lifeblood‐ Film Comment Magazine
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2013