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Dave Calhoun

Dave Calhoun

Agrees with the Tomatometer 85% of the time.

Dave Calhoun's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Sydney Morning Herald, Time Out, Time Out Sydney

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 67% The Killing$ of Tony Blair "If you need a nauseating reminder of why so many Brits feel alienated from the political centre, here it is. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 18, 2016
3/5 89% Summertime (La Belle Saison) (2016) "A sensitive and moving tale. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 11, 2016
4/5 100% The Hard Stop "An essential watch if you want better to understand the city and people around you. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jul 11, 2016
3/5 36% The Legend of Tarzan (2016) "This isn't quite the jungle VIP - but it's got a little swing. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jun 29, 2016
4/5 100% Notes on Blindness "The depiction of early 1980s Britain - dark, rainy, almost entirely brown - is especially vivid. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jun 27, 2016
4/5 100% Fire at Sea (Fuocoammare) "What role can cinema play in making sense of Europe's migrant crisis? " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jun 9, 2016
3/5 75% My King (Mon roi) (2016) "Maïwenn is unafraid of grand gestures and big emotional moments. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 24, 2016
3/5 30% Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016) "Barely leaves you time to think. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 23, 2016
3/5 51% The Neon Demon (2016) "Gorgeous, obvious, vapid, beautiful, a bit boring. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 20, 2016
5/5 91% Toni Erdmann "A sly evocation of the absurdities and banalities of modern life. Just brilliant. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 20, 2016
3/5 91% Loving (2016) "A sensible, compassionate but nigglingly uncomplicated drama. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 20, 2016
3/5 64% American Honey (2016) "A bold film, full of energy and spunk, but a patchy, half-formed, rambling one too. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 20, 2016
3/5 58% The Unknown Girl (La fille inconnue) "Lacks the clarity and parable-like meaning of the brothers' best films. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 20, 2016
5/5 90% Graduation (Bacalaureat) "A brutally honest movie. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 20, 2016
4/5 67% Julieta "A sombre, ravishing study of grief, guilt and burden. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 20, 2016
4/5 73% The BFG (2016) "The giant that Spielberg has created with Mark Rylance is testament to how fast technology is moving: he's a fleshy marvel, full of personality, flaws and life. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 14, 2016
4/5 86% I, Daniel Blake "A spare film, muted in colour - and all the more powerful and urgent for it. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 13, 2016
4/5 96% Sieranevada "A claustrophobic, quietly absurd family portrait. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 13, 2016
3/5 57% Money Monster (2016) "'Dog Day Afternoon' for dough-brains. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 13, 2016
2/5 75% Café Society (2016) "A pretty, rambling, minor distraction. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 13, 2016
4/5 70% Our Kind of Traitor (2016) "Reveals our world to be run by snakes. " ‐ Time Out
Posted May 11, 2016
4/5 92% Our Little Sister (Umimachi Diary) (2016) "An intimate, warm embrace of a film. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 11, 2016
4/5 100% I Am Belfast "A boldly messy and impressionistic film. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 4, 2016
3/5 100% Couple In A Hole "Story is thin on the ground, but there's mystery and unease in spades. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 4, 2016
89% Dheepan (2016) "A sympathetic, inquisitive portrait of the immigrant experience in Europe. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Apr 4, 2016
3/5 62% Black Mountain Poets "An unpolished gem. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 29, 2016
4/5 84% Victoria (2015) "An extraordinary experience, raw and exciting. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 29, 2016
2/5 56% Iona "There's something unconvincing about the whole enterprise. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 21, 2016
4/5 92% The Pearl Button (El botón de nácar) (2015) "Another philosophical and cosmic historical documentary. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 14, 2016
4/5 96% Marguerite (2016) "Poses sharp questions about the nature of art and who it's for. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 14, 2016
4/5 70% The Ones Below (2016) "Creepy and ambiguous with a winning line in everyday horror. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 7, 2016
3/5 46% Knight of Cups (2016) "The city Malick gives us is at once familiar and strange, beautiful and empty, a place where the real and the surreal were born to coexist. It's an otherworldly theater for an otherworldly tale. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Mar 4, 2016
4/5 98% Zootopia (2016) "The world that Zootropolis creates is intelligent and fascinatingly detailed -- it feels more like a movie by Disney-owned Pixar than a straight Disney film. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 26, 2016
3/5 37% The Brothers Grimsby (2016) "Chaotic and crude - but its lack of sophistication feels like a badge of honour. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 23, 2016
3/5 60% Orthodox "Stephen Graham and Michael Smiley are both strong presences in this gloomy, atmospheric drama. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 15, 2016
5/5 87% The Club (El Club) (2016) "What's most winning about The Club is how Larraín manages to allude to the wider structures, behavior and corruption of the church without ever making this claustrophobic, moody and very local story feel anything but crucial, thrilling and disturbing. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Feb 12, 2016
4/5 100% Attacking The Devil: Harold Evans And The Last Nazi War Crime "A nostalgic reminder of the power of old-school, shoe-leather journalism. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Jan 19, 2016
2/5 31% Daddy's Home (2015) "The fact that Dusty is actually a bit of a sad sack is something a smarter movie could have developed. But director Sean Anders's film tells a basic story in which strutting males repeatedly lock horns to varying degrees of comic effect. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Dec 22, 2015
4/5 59% The Emperor's New Clothes (2015) "Even if you can't stand the sight of this greasy Jesus, you might warm to the tub-thumping political doc he's made with director Michael Winterbottom. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Dec 8, 2015
4/5 82% The Revenant (2015) "No, it's not a happy tale. But what survives from 'Birdman' is a compelling, forward-moving, simple approach to storytelling that grips us through stretches of silence and misery. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Dec 4, 2015
2/5 39% Secret in Their Eyes (2015) "Can we believe that police officers would let a psychopathic rapist and murderer go free in the name of fighting homegrown terrorism? As an allegory for human-rights abuses during the War on Terror, it's a non-starter. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 24, 2015
4/5 61% Legend (2015) "In what is surely his finest hour to date, Tom Hardy plays both brothers. Much more than a gimmick, it's like watching one side of a mind wrestle with the other -- literally, in one explosive, fun-to-unpack fight scene. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 24, 2015
3/5 100% Radiator (2015) "Some of the acting is awkward, but this is a moving story made with compassion. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 24, 2015
2/5 28% Fathers And Daughters (2016) "Russell Crowe as a troubled Pulitzer Prize-winning author is just one of a long list of unconvincing things about this corny, old-fashioned drama. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 10, 2015
4/5 92% The Fear Of 13 "This gripping documentary reels you in, closer and closer, finally playing its hand in the closing moments. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 10, 2015
3/5 25% Kill Your Friends (2016) "Fitfully amusing but too tired to convince. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Nov 2, 2015
4/5 71% Brand: A Second Coming (2015) "An energetic doc about Essex's manky Mockney messiah. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 20, 2015
3/5 92% Censored Voices (2015) "A distinctly human, ground-level view of conflict. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 13, 2015
3/5 90% The Lobster (2016) "This is cinema in quotemarks, tongue-in-cheek storytelling that uses absurdity to hold a mirror to how we live and love. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 13, 2015
4/5 57% The Program (2016) "Foster does great work with rich ingredients, making the most of every eerie smirk and glance. " ‐ Time Out
Posted Oct 13, 2015
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