Christy DeSmith

Christy DeSmith

Agrees with the Tomatometer 72% of the time.

Christy DeSmith's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Minneapolis Star Tribune

Movie Reviews Only

Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/4 52%

Nothing Like the Holidays (2008)

"The Rodriguezes are dealing with divorce, a war injury, cancer and even Christmas, but these setbacks are all played for jokes." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Dec 12, 2008
2/4 25%

Four Christmases (2008)

"In the end, a musty procreation moral is left to push forth this flimsy plot -- and that's neither original nor particularly funny." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Nov 25, 2008
2.5/4 38%

The Lucky Ones (2008)

"Its lack of emotional thrust doesn't inspire the viewer to feel one way or another." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Sep 26, 2008
3/4 88%

Boy A (2007)

"Director John Crowley, a veteran Irish theater director now working in film, is deliberate with every last element of his film." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Sep 5, 2008
1.5/4 65%

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008)

"Members of the sisterhood are often getting upset for one baffling reason or another." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Aug 6, 2008
2.5/4 12%

The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008)

"The film's best quality is that it continues the Mummy tradition of mocking its own big-budget gratuitousness." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Jul 31, 2008
2.5/4 55%

Flawless (2008)

"For about 100 of its 108 minutes, this film treats the viewer to a stylish, suspenseful roller coaster peppered with all manner of ugly, money-grubbing corporate types." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Jul 15, 2008
2/4 50%

Then She Found Me (2007)

"From the looks of things, the actors were simply let loose as themselves." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Jul 15, 2008
3/4 79%

Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008)

"Smart, empathetic, fun loving and, best of all, a delight for all audiences." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Jul 2, 2008
3.5/4 73%

When Did You Last See Your Father? (2008)

"It can be painful to watch as it so painstakingly captures the slow process of loss. But it's worth every last teardrop." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Jun 26, 2008
1.5/4 49%

Smart People (2008)

"The film brandishes the same anti-intellectual cliché we've heard time and again: Extremely smart folks are inherently unpleasant, uptight and unhappy. 'Tis better to be a touch dumb." ‐ Minneapolis Star Tribune
Posted Apr 11, 2008