David Nusair

David Nusair
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/4 77% Malignant (2021) The inclusion of two balls-to-the-walls interludes in Malignant's final stretch ultimately cements its place as an uneven yet thoroughly satisfying horror effort... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2021
2.5/4 16% A Family Man (2017) ...an often painfully conventional concoction that does, for the most part, fare reasonably well... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2021
2.5/4 43% Don't Breathe 2 (2021) ...admittedly hit-and-miss... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2021
2.5/4 51% DASHCAM (2021) ...a thoroughly erratic yet periodically engaging horror endeavor. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2021
3/4 73% The Guilty (2021) ...a mostly engaging yet far-from-flawless thriller that benefits substantially from Gyllenhaal's striking, commanding work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2021
3.5/4 92% The Power of the Dog (2021) ...a first-class adaptation that lingers in one's mind long after the credits have finished rolling. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2021
4/4 86% Mothering Sunday (2021) ...a top-tier literary adaptation that packs an unexpectedly spellbinding (and emotionally resonant) punch. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2021
3/4 67% Kicking Blood (2021) ...benefits from its moody atmosphere and novel approach to a familiar genre... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2021
3/4 81% Violet (2021) ...a solid debut from a tremendously promising filmmaker. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2021
4/4 87% The Card Counter (2021) ...a seemingly conventional setup that's employed to engrossing and increasingly absorbing effect by Schrader... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2021
2.5/4 45% The Day After Tomorrow (2004) ...a decent-enough disaster movie that's rarely as spellbinding as one might've anticipated based on its seemingly foolproof setup. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2021
2.5/4 86% Back to School (1986) ...a seemingly foolproof premise that's employed to watchable (if far from spellbinding) effect... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2021
3/4 53% Bounce (2000) ...generally far more entertaining than one might've anticipated. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2021
3/4 77% Fletch (1985) ...benefits substantially from Chase's far-from-subtle yet mostly engaging turn as the goofy title character... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2021
1/4 86% The Night House (2021) ...a seriously misguided and misbegotten endeavor. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2021
3/4 95% Parallel Love: The Story of a Band Called Luxury (2019) ...an eye-opening and periodically spellbinding documentary... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2021
1/4 9% The Swarm (1978) The Swarm's arms-length vibe is perpetuated by its pervasive assortment of inept, incompetent elements... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2021
.5/4 68% Motel Hell (1980) It's certainly a workable, promising setup that's consistently employed to inept and flat-out unwatchable effect... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2021
2/4 No Score Yet The Slugger's Wife (1985) ...increasingly erratic... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2021
2.5/4 70% Annette (2021) A bold, audacious musical... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2021
3/4 75% Stillwater (2021) ...boasts one of Damon's very best performances. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2021
3/4 77% The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit (1956) ...improves considerably as it progresses... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2021
1.5/4 37% Reminiscence (2021) ...an intriguing premise that is, for the most part, employed to hopelessly underwhelming and uninvolving effect... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2021
1.5/4 15% Demonic (2021) ...a sluggish and mostly tedious thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2021
3/4 80% The Cowboys (1972) ...a better-than-average Wayne vehicle... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2021
3/4 62% The Protégé (2021) ...makes a strong case for future installments based around Q's intriguing, commanding protagonist. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2021
2.5/4 90% The Suicide Squad (2021) ...fares much, much better than David Ayer's misbegotten take on the DC Comics creation... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2021
1/4 No Score Yet Scissors (1991) ...a weak, entirely ineffective riff on the collective works of both Alfred Hitchcock and Brian De Palma... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2021
2.5/4 63% Little Darlings (1980) ...an exceedingly (and often excessively) languid drama that does, generally speaking, benefit from the superb efforts of its various performers... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2021
2.5/4 30% Rattlesnake (2019) ...an efficient, sporadically electrifying thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2021
2.5/4 83% Fear Street Part One: 1994 (2021) ...the absence of wholeheartedly compelling protagonists goes a long way towards perpetuating the sporadically tedious vibe. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2021
1/4 No Score Yet Hot Resort (1985) An exceedingly underwhelming sex comedy... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2021
2.5/4 66% The Running Man (1987) ...an appealingly broad premise that's employed to erratic yet mostly watchable effect by Glaser... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2021
1.5/4 83% Blood on the Moon (1948) ...hopelessly convoluted and devoid of interesting, attention-grabbing elements... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2021
3/4 87% Time After Time (1979) ...a briskly-paced thriller that benefits substantially from its strong performances and proliferation of irresistible time-travel elements... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2021
2.5/4 20% Rumor Has It (2005) ...fares best in its briskly-paced and thoroughly entertaining first half... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2021
2.5/4 79% Black Widow (2021) ...a relatively watchable endeavor that benefits from its agreeable, entertaining performances... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2021
3/4 50% Old (2021) ...an almost prototypically uneven Shyamalan effort that undoubtedly (and ultimately) exploits its oddball setup to its full potential... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2021
2.5/4 47% Escape Room: Tournament of Champions (2021) ...a perpetually erratic endeavor that's often as tedious as it is entertaining... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2021
2/4 51% Good on Paper (2021) ...begins to wear out its welcome to an aggressive degree... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2021
1/4 77% Alice, Sweet Alice (Communion) (1976) ...increasingly tedious and tiresome... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2021
3.5/4 87% The Graduate (1967) ...a striking and thoroughly entertaining effort that boasts one of Hoffman's best performances. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2021
2.5/4 94% Infernal Affairs (Mou gaan dou) (2002) ...an erratic yet generally rewarding endeavor... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2021
3.5/4 62% Jungle (2017) ...consistently elevated by Radcliffe's eye-opening, completely convincing performance. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2021
2.5/4 48% Waterworld (1995) ...kicks off with an exciting action sequence set aboard a man-made atoll that's certainly a breathtaking marvel of production design... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2021
3.5/4 87% Field of Dreams (1989) ...a deliberately-paced yet progressively absorbing drama... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2021
1/4 24% 7 Days in Entebbe (2018) ...an unmitigated disaster of mostly awe-inspiring proportions. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2021
2.5/4 62% Wolf (1994) ...a watchable yet disappointing endeavor that generally feels as though it should be much, much better... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2021
3/4 85% California Split (1974) ...a distressingly erratic endeavor that nevertheless boasts its fair share of captivating, spellbinding elements. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2021
1.5/4 50% Bloodline (2019) ...the picture segues into a sluggish narrative that grows less and less interesting as time (slowly) progresses... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2021