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David Mattin

David Mattin
David Mattin's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): BBC.com

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 96% Oklahoma! (1955) 50 years on there's still an infectious charm about Oklahoma! ‐ BBC.com
Posted Nov 1, 2007
3/5 44% A Few Days in September (Quelques jours en septembre) (2007) A Few Days in September is that rarest and most peculiar of creatures: a French arthouse action thriller. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Sep 14, 2007
4/5 86% Small Engine Repair (2007) It's Glen's brilliantly understated performance of the sensitive, troubled Doug that elevates Small Engine Repair way above the competition; by the end, his small journey of quiet redemption will mean everything to you. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Sep 7, 2007
4/5 80% Born and Bred (2006) A searing, wonderfully shot, and artfully understated examination of guilt and grief. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Aug 24, 2007
3/5 96% A fost sau n-a fost?, (12:08 East of Bucharest) (2007) A funny, gentle film that understands the wearying nature of political upheaval. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Aug 17, 2007
3/5 89% Wild Style (2013) The acting is stilted, and the story almost non-existent. But that isn't the point, Wild Style is a cult classic - indisputably the most important hip hop movie, ever. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Aug 10, 2007
4/5 80% I Have Never Forgotten You: The Life And Legacy Of Simon Wiesenthal (2007) A tragic, inspiring film. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jul 31, 2007
2/5 48% Macbeth (2006) A tacky mix of neon lights and bare skin. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jul 13, 2007
3/5 84% Independent Lens (2006) True, fair trade coffee is not the newest story around, but Black Gold still makes for arresting viewing. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 8, 2007
4/5 86% Scott Walker: 30 Century Man (2006) A pitch-perfect, and hilarious, spoof on pop industry pretension and the biopic format. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Apr 27, 2007
3/5 53% Sheitan (2007) Vincent Cassel is the overpowering presence here; his perma-grinning, unkempt Joseph is brilliantly unsettling. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Feb 23, 2007
3/5 67% The Bridge (2006) despite the shocking, up-close look, we're no closer to a real understanding of the terrible urge to end it all. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Feb 16, 2007
4/5 91% Iraq in Fragments (2006) Watch the evening news and you get a view of Iraq from high above the wreckage. In this fascinating doc, director James Longley shows us how things look on the ground. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jan 27, 2007
4/5 88% Requiem (2006) A naturalistic and thrillingly powerful film, with a stand-out performance from Hüller at its centre. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Nov 21, 2006
2/5 86% Election (Hak se wui) (2005) It's a thrilling premise. What a shame, then, that Election can't get the basics right. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Oct 28, 2006
2/5 12% The Aryan Couple, (The Couple) (2005) A case study in why Holocaust movies are so difficult to get right. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Oct 17, 2006
3/5 45% The Last Kiss (2006) This drama is a well-crafted and heartfelt look at commitment, infidelity and the end of youth. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Oct 17, 2006
3/5 29% Tideland (2006) Tideland contains more shining, jewel-like moments than most films. It will reward your patience. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Sep 23, 2006
2/5 11% The Benchwarmers (2006) The Benchwarmers is better than it should have been. Only, that's not saying much. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 6, 2006
3/5 93% The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2006) Fiscuteanu's Lazarescu is a strange, compelling creation, and if you allow it time, this haunting, artful movie will get under your skin. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Jun 6, 2006
4/5 91% Deep Sea 3D (2006) Fancy a spot of scuba diving? Without getting wet? And in the company of Johnny Depp and Kate Winslet? ‐ BBC.com
Posted Mar 11, 2006
3/5 51% Lucky Number Slevin (2006) Like its leading man, this movie presents a charming façade with nothing much underneath. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Mar 11, 2006
4/5 74% Sympathy for Lady Vengeance (2005) An unsettling mix of stylish visuals, surreal fantasy, and shocking violence. ‐ BBC.com
Posted Feb 7, 2006