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Daniel Eagan

Daniel Eagan
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
20%

I Saw the Light (2016)

"Director Marc Abraham's screenplay skims the surface of Williams' life without building a convincing portrait of his character." Film Journal International
Posted Mar 23, 2016
67%

Rise of the Legend (Huang feihong zhi yingxiong you meng ) (2016)

"Martial-arts movies don't have to be so simplistic and humorless." Film Journal International
Posted Mar 9, 2016
46%

Knight of Cups (2016)

"Knight of Cups may not be as involving as [Terrence Malick's] other works, but it is far more satisfying than most Hollywood fare." Film Journal International
Posted Mar 2, 2016
26%

London Has Fallen (2016)

"Brutal and finesse-free, London Has Fallen is like a deluxe first-person shooter for nitwits." Film Journal International
Posted Mar 2, 2016
54%

Triple 9 (2016)

"Undeniably exciting at times, it's just as often laughably bad-not a good combination at the box office." Film Journal International
Posted Feb 23, 2016
93%

Mei ren yu (The Mermaid) (2016)

"The Mermaid is the weirdest, hokiest and, at its best, funniest big-budget comedy since Stephen Chow's last film, Journey to the West. " Film Journal International
Posted Feb 22, 2016
61%

Race (2016)

"Serviceable instead of inspired, the movie will perform decently thanks to the magic of Jesse Owens' name." Film Journal International
Posted Feb 18, 2016
100%

National Parks Adventure (2016)

"IMAX survey of the wonders of the National Park system, with outstanding large-format photography." Film Journal International
Posted Feb 11, 2016
96%

Rams (Hrútar) (2016)

"A critical favorite at Cannes, where it won the Prize Un Certain Regard, Rams will find an art-house audience among fans of Roy Andersson and Per Petterson." Film Journal International
Posted Feb 2, 2016
87%

Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)

"Tightly written and marvelously imaginative, [Kung Fu Panda 3] is also one of the loveliest animated features to be released recently." Film Journal International
Posted Jan 27, 2016
63%

The Finest Hours (2016)

"The Finest Hours will win over the most cynical viewers-if the studio can persuade them to see it." Film Journal International
Posted Jan 26, 2016
81%

Ip Man 3 (2016)

"Martial-arts instructor faces new challenges in the latest biopic about the Hong Kong legend. Mike Tyson in a supporting role should spark some interest stateside." Film Journal International
Posted Jan 21, 2016
61%

Monster Hunt (2016)

"May not be a total artistic success, but [director Raman] Hui knows what his audience wants." Film Journal International
Posted Jan 20, 2016
14%

Ride Along 2 (2016)

"Movies may not write themselves, but the script to Ride Along 2 feels close to automatic." Film Journal International
Posted Jan 13, 2016
97%

Chimes at Midnight (1965)

"Shakespeare's Falstaff, the drunken, ne'er-do-well cohort of a future king, as played by Orson Welles, in one the director's finest later works." Film Journal International
Posted Jan 4, 2016
78%

Where to Invade Next (2016)

"Moore cherry-picks good news from his travels, which is only to be expected. But the extent to which he ignores contradictory facts is astonishing." Film Journal International
Posted Dec 21, 2015
75%

The Suspect (Yong-eui-ja) (2014)

"Handsomely mounted, the movie looks just like other big-budget blockbusters at first. But it doesn't take long to realize that The Suspect is imitation entertainment." Film Journal International
Posted Dec 17, 2015
75%

Dreams Rewired (2015)

"Compilation of silent and sound films attempts to address fears about technology, but proves excruciating instead." Film Journal International
Posted Dec 15, 2015
27%

Every Thing Will Be Fine (2015)

"[Wim Wenders] integrates 3D into drama in ways that haven't been seen in movies before. Too bad [he] puts the technology to the service of such a morose, obvious story. " Film Journal International
Posted Dec 4, 2015
94%

Creed (2015)

"It's [director Ryan] Coogler's personal touches and vision that elevate Creed from the ordinary. " Film Journal International
Posted Nov 23, 2015
88%

Moana (1926)

"Moana is praiseworthy as a glimpse into Samoan life, but it is even more remarkable for [Robert] Flaherty's imagery." Film Journal International
Posted Nov 12, 2015
97%

Theeb (2015)

"Theeb is splendid entertainment, as exciting as it is thoughtful." Film Journal International
Posted Nov 5, 2015
87%

The Peanuts Movie (2015)

"The Peanuts Movie captures the charm and innocence of Charles M. Schulz's characters for a new generation. " Film Journal International
Posted Nov 5, 2015
65%

Spectre (2015)

"Repeats bits and even characters from the earlier films, hoping viewers won't notice, or that lightning will strike again." Film Journal International
Posted Nov 5, 2015
96%

Spotlight (2015)

"[Its] willingness to question conventional beliefs is just one of the factors that sets Spotlight apart from typical Hollywood fare." Film Journal International
Posted Nov 2, 2015
81%

The Assassin (2015)

"The Assassin does prove that if you slow it down enough, even kung fu can be boring." Film Journal International
Posted Oct 15, 2015
48%

Freeheld (2015)

"A story this inspiring should not feel like medicine." Film Journal International
Posted Oct 2, 2015
62%

This Changes Everything (2015)

"By failing to address basic issues, This Changes Everything comes off as misleading at best, deliberately confusing at worst. " Film Journal International
Posted Oct 1, 2015
88%

Office (Hua li shang ban zu) (2015)

"One of the most unusual, and in its own way rewarding, releases of the year." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 21, 2015
75%

Black Mass (2015)

"Individual scenes build to satisfying jolts, but the movie as a whole feels both derivative and disjointed." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 17, 2015
48%

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)

"Utterly generic adventure features lots of running, with zombies thrown into the mix." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 17, 2015
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The Gold of Naples (L'oro di Napoli) (Every Day's a Holiday) (1955)

"Restored by the Istituto Luce Cinecittà, this Rialto Pictures release shows why Vittorio De Sica was one of the most beloved and influential of Italian filmmakers." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 15, 2015
58%

The Cut (2015)

"Armenian blacksmith cast adrift by World War I searches for his family in an ambitious but flawed period epic." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 14, 2015
64%

The Visit (2015)

"M. Night Shyamalan's first foray into found-footage territory conjures up a few scares, but otherwise operates on autopilot." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 10, 2015
76%

Steve Jobs: Man in the Machine (2015)

"Skewed as it is, Steve Jobs contains a lot of valuable information about its subject, all of it presented in a precise and focused style." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 1, 2015
35%

Dragon Blade (Tian jiang xiong shi) (2015)

"The best Chan vehicle in quite a while." Film Journal International
Posted Sep 1, 2015
46%

A Walk In The Woods (2015)

"Despite a big-name cast, this adaptation of A Walk in the Woods never hits its stride, failing even its target audience of senior citizens." Film Journal International
Posted Aug 31, 2015
33%

War Room (2015)

"Playing down to its audience makes [War Room] too easy to dismiss." Film Journal International
Posted Aug 28, 2015
45%

No Escape (2015)

"A vicious, pointless exercise in fear-mongering and xenophobia, No Escape gives B-movies a bad name. " Film Journal International
Posted Aug 25, 2015
8%

Hitman: Agent 47 (2015)

"[A] slick, efficient and utterly banal piece of global cinema product. " Film Journal International
Posted Aug 19, 2015
67%

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

"A weak, uneasy pastiche of styles and genres in search of a consistent tone." Film Journal International
Posted Aug 12, 2015
89%

Meru (2015)

"Anyone who's climbed will understand exactly what's at stake throughout Meru. But viewers who know nothing about mountaineering will still find an enthralling story." Film Journal International
Posted Aug 12, 2015
100%

How to Smell a Rose: A Visit with Ricky Leacock at his Farm in Normandy (2015)

"Engaging look at Ricky Leacock from his friend Les Blank marks a valedictory for both filmmakers." Film Journal International
Posted Aug 11, 2015
93%

Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015)

"Latest episode delivers the goods, just not as smoothly as before." Film Journal International
Posted Jul 28, 2015
29%

Only You (2015)

"This is Zhang's first feature, and while she handles her leads carefully, she can't always make their behavior credible." Film Journal International
Posted Jul 23, 2015
100%

Court (2015)

" Infuriating at times, Court is also a remarkably assured look at how difficult it can be to achieve justice." Film Journal International
Posted Jul 14, 2015
40%

Strangerland (2015)

"A high-caliber cast can't rescue what resembles an Aussie version of a Lifetime movie." Film Journal International
Posted Jul 10, 2015
85%

A Poem Is A Naked Person (2015)

"Offers a loving and unvarnished look at one of Oklahoma's more eccentric stars." Film Journal International
Posted Jun 30, 2015
81%

Batkid Begins (2015)

"Wholesome as heck, but with a sane and appealing message." Film Journal International
Posted Jun 25, 2015
82%

The Overnight (2015)

"Both Schilling and Godrèche are far better than their roles here. But even they can't make The Overnight look better than an overlong "Funny or Die" sketch." Film Journal International
Posted Jun 18, 2015
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