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Daniel M. Kimmel

Daniel M. Kimmel

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 64% The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015) "Watching the film you just want to relax and settle back. It's the cinematic equivalent of a warm bath. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Mar 5, 2015
3.5/5 56% Focus (2015) "You don't have to check your brain at the door, exactly, but you might want to set it to cruise control. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Feb 26, 2015
2.5/5 14% The Lazarus Effect (2015) "...it's a B-movie that manages to be more than a potboiler. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Feb 26, 2015
1/5 14% Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015) "...an embarrassment to all concerned. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Feb 26, 2015
2/5 25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) "What's important is that the novel began life as Twilight fan fiction. That tells you everything you need to know. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Feb 12, 2015
3.5/5 26% Jupiter Ascending (2015) " If you still have a sense of wonder with which a popcorn movie like Jupiter Ascending can connect, you'll have a good time. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Feb 5, 2015
2/5 13% Seventh Son (2015) "The story is so familiar that even if you haven't read Joseph Delaney's "The Spook's Apprentice" you're never surprised by what happens. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Feb 5, 2015
2.5/5 35% Project Almanac (2015) "... it doesn't quite work, but the young teen audience this movie is being pitched to probably won't mind. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jan 29, 2015
3/5 10% The Boy Next Door (2015) "... a movie that is so hilariously awful they it is perversely entertaining. It is-at least unintentionally-the laugh-riot of the year. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jan 22, 2015
5/5 72% American Sniper (2015) "... a mature film of the toll war takes on its warriors, and you should see it, regardless of your politics. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jan 19, 2015
2.5/5 34% Blackhat (2015) "Mann's idea of following data through computer systems leaves you thinking he's worn out his VHS tape of Tron. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jan 19, 2015
3.5/5 99% Selma (2015) "...a film that demands to be seen, despite its flaws. It's part of American history and a story that we should all know. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jan 9, 2015
3/5 52% Unbroken (2014) "In choosing to make the POW experience the crux of the film, the preliminary material goes on far too long as we await the story proper to finally begin. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Dec 26, 2014
5/5 71% Into the Woods (2014) "Director Rob Marshall... makes good use of Hollywood magic to make the fairy tale magic seem real in a way that is not possible on stage. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Dec 26, 2014
3.5/5 46% The Gambler (2014) "It's not quite a holiday movie, but a powerful performance by Wahlberg makes it worth seeing. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Dec 26, 2014
3.5/5 48% Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014) "This final edition of Night of the Museum is not only a fitting end to the series. It is a sheer delight. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Dec 18, 2014
2/5 27% Annie (2014) "There's a special place in hell for the perpetrators of Annie, not so much for the unconventional casting as for the shamelessly misleading advertising campaign... " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Dec 18, 2014
2/5 60% The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) "...it comes across like a very impressive video game, one in which you're watching Peter Jackson doing the playing. It's hard to get worked up about any of it. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Dec 15, 2014
4/5 86% Top Five (2014) "Among Chris Rock's films, this is more than in the top five. It is number one. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Dec 12, 2014
27% Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) "In attempting to turn the story into another version of Gladiator he's only shown he has no real idea what the story is about or what point he's trying to make. " ‐ The Jewish Advocate
Posted Dec 11, 2014
4/5 73% Penguins Of Madagascar (2014) "This is sheer, unadulterated fun. You don't need to be a kid to enjoy Penguins of Madagascar. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Nov 25, 2014
2.5/5 34% Horrible Bosses 2 (2014) "Indeed, if any movie deserves to be damned with faint praise, Horrible Bosses 2 is it. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Nov 25, 2014
3.5/5 65% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 (2014) "There's plenty of foreshadowing of what is to come but the story doesn't so much come to an end as have an intermission. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Nov 20, 2014
1/5 29% Dumb and Dumber To (2014) "After this, it's doubtful anyone will want to do There's Something More About Mary. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Nov 20, 2014
4/5 95% Nightcrawler (2014) "...a fascinating character study with a riveting and utterly creepy performance by Jake Gyllenhaal. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Nov 8, 2014
3.5/5 89% Big Hero 6 (2014) "Big Hero 6 works precisely because it seems so familiar, with just enough fresh spin so that it feels like something new rather than a rerun. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Nov 7, 2014
4/4 71% Interstellar (2014) "... it's the best science fiction movie you're likely to see this year, and quite possibly one of the best films period. " ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Nov 5, 2014
3.5/5 85% John Wick (2014) "...an entertaining action film which seems to be taking place in an alternate universe. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 24, 2014
3/5 7% Ouija (2014) "...this breaks no new ground, but it bumps along at a steady pace, providing the requisite scares and laughs along the way. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 24, 2014
3.5/5 77% Fury (2014) "... a solid World War II drama that has some original flourishes as it covers familiar tropes about the madness of war. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 16, 2014
4/5 82% The Book of Life (2014) "From the animated wooden characters to the colorful depiction of Mexican mythology-new territory for Hollywood-the film is endlessly inventive. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 16, 2014
1.5/5 8% The Best Of Me (2014) "Like traditional pornography, The Best of Me has no purpose other than to get a specific reaction... " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 16, 2014
4/5 48% The Judge (2014) "This is an acting duel between Robert Downey, Jr. and Robert Duvall. The result is a draw, which is another way of saying that the audience wins. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 10, 2014
2.5/5 22% Dracula Untold (2014) "Dracula Untold-and even the title makes no sense-seems to be saying, "This is just the prologue; the next film is going to be great." Maybe it will be. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 10, 2014
61% Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014) "...an okay, mildly amusing, fast-paced, very entertaining movie... provided you haven't yet hit puberty. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 10, 2014
5/5 88% Gone Girl (2014) "...one of sharpest dissections of a dysfunctional marriage since "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 4, 2014
3/5 29% Annabelle (2014) "If you can identify with John and Mia-who seem to be named for the actors who played the lead couple in "Rosemary's Baby"-then this is a movie that will have you on edge. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Oct 4, 2014
3/5 41% This Is Where I Leave You (2014) "...a funny and sometimes moving tale of a mother and her grown brood reassessing their relationships and finding its never too late to reconnect. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Sep 18, 2014
2.5/5 67% Dolphin Tale 2 (2014) "If you don't have youngsters in tow, there's no reason to waste any time with this. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Sep 18, 2014
2/5 25% As Above, So Below (2014) "There may be an interesting story about what exists under the streets of Paris. Unfortunately, this film isn't it. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Sep 18, 2014
3.5/5 34% The November Man (2014) "It's got suspense, a complex spy thriller plot, and some top-notch action, and it is surprisingly entertaining. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Aug 28, 2014
4/5 43% Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For (2014) "It's not exactly a "check your brain at the door" sort of movie, but it is one that appeals to our more animal instincts. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Aug 21, 2014
3.5/5 35% If I Stay (2014) "What might have been simply a cheap bid for tears turns into a complex portrait of a girl navigating an extremely difficult path to adulthood. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Aug 21, 2014
3.5/5 32% The Expendables 3 (2014) "While many critics have noted how much it owes to '80s action films, Stallone has a deeper debt to movies like It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World and Who Framed Roger Rabbit. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Aug 14, 2014
2.5/4 35% The Giver (2014) "In the movies, as in life, timing is everything. In the case of The Giver it's a movie that's several years too late. " ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Aug 14, 2014
3.5/5 68% The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014) "...this is the movie version of a tuna fish sandwich, not haute cuisine. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Aug 8, 2014
1/5 21% Into The Storm (2014) "The best way to describe Into the Storm is that it is weather porn. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Aug 8, 2014
1/4 22% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014) "The kids may enjoy this movie because kids enjoy most anything that's not broccoli. Adults may be another story. " ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Aug 7, 2014
4/5 91% Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) "It turns out to be the goofy and action-packed antidote to most of the summer's blockbusters. " ‐ Sci-Fi Movie Page
Posted Jul 31, 2014
3.5/5 80% Get On Up (2014) "...it can't distract us from how familiar the story feels, even if you know nothing at all about Brown. What makes the film worth seeing are the two lead performances. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jul 31, 2014
3.5/5 60% Hercules (2014) "In exploring the power of myth to inspire men to fight, it aspires to be something more than just a lot of guys clanging swords, shields, and clubs. " ‐ New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jul 24, 2014
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