David Nusair

David Nusair
Tomatometer-approved critic

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T-Meter Title | Year
2.5/4 52% Stargate (1994) ...an entertaining sci-fi thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2020
3/4 91% Raising Arizona (1987) ...the movie's tremendously affable atmosphere is heightened by the efforts of a perfectly-cast roster of performers... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 30, 2020
1.5/4 13% The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008) The Mummy saga comes to a close with this mostly tedious and somewhat interminable entry... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
2.5/4 37% Undercover Blues (1993) Tucci's go-for-broke presence alone justifies the picture's very existence. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2020
2.5/4 43% Rapid Fire (1992) ...the picture remains surprisingly watchable for the duration of its appropriately (and appreciatively) brisk running time ... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2020
3/4 88% Targets (1968) ...a low-key character study of two very different men... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2020
2/4 66% The Lovebirds (2020) The Lovebirds' downward trajectory is triggered by an increasingly tedious midsection that emphasizes the protagonists' episodic exploits... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2020
2/4 60% Wayne's World 2 (1993) A disappointing sequel... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2020
2.5/4 64% Dolls (1987) ...a fairly straight-forward premise that's executed to watchable yet erratic effect... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2020
1.5/4 No Score Yet Look Who's Talking Now (1993) The Look Who's Talking series comes to a close with this absolutely terrible entry... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2020
2.5/4 22% The Real McCoy (1993) ...a just-good-enough caper film... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2020
3.5/4 91% Ace in the Hole (The Big Carnival) (1951) ...a slow-moving yet progressively absorbing drama... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2020
2/4 20% Someone Marry Barry (2014) A mostly underwhelming comedy... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2020
3.5/4 87% Sexy Beast (2000) ...a visceral, mostly captivating thriller that features one of modern cinema's very best villains. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2020
2.5/4 41% A Life Less Ordinary (1997) An ambitious yet not-altogether-successful piece of work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2020
2/4 36% The Wrong Missy (2020) A typically lazy Happy Madison comedy... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2020
2/4 13% Soul Man (1986) A decidedly high-concept comedy... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2020
3/4 50% Black Widow (1987) ...a relatively familiar premise that is, for the most part, utilized to better-than-expected effect by Rafelson... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2020
3/4 50% Masquerade (1988) ...decidedly familiar territory that's employed to mostly compelling effect by Swaim... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2020
0/4 No Score Yet Living with the Enemy (2005) An astonishingly bottom-of-the-barrel thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 10, 2020
3/4 93% WarGames (War Games) (1983) WarGames kicks off with an exciting sequence... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 10, 2020
1/4 66% Once upon a Time in Mexico (2003) Robert Rodriguez's Mexico trilogy comes to a close with this disastrously underwhelming installment... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2020
3/4 63% Desperado (1995) A direct sequel to 1992's El Mariachi... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
1/4 52% Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988) A seriously underwhelming horror sequel... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
2.5/4 93% El Mariachi (1993) Famously shot for around $7000... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2020
2.5/4 20% Coffee & Kareem (2020) ...a familiar setup that's employed to pervasively erratic effect by Dowse... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2020
2.5/4 72% Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (1956) It's a fairly ludicrous premise that is, for the most part, employed to watchable (if decidedly erratic) effect by Lang... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2020
2/4 50% Outrageous Fortune (1987) ...could (and should) have been so much better. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2020
2/4 92% Risky Business (1983) ...a distressingly erratic comedy that's far too slick for its own good... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2020
2.5/4 67% Executive Action (1973) ...an erratic yet fairly watchable bit of 1970s conspiracy filmmaking. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2020
3.5/4 91% The Grifters (1990) There's little doubt that The Grifters ultimately fares quite a bit better than its literary predecessor... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2020
2.5/4 95% River of Grass (1995) ...a decidedly erratic yet somewhat promising first effort by Reichardt. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2020
3.5/4 41% Snake Eyes (1998) It's immediately impossible to mistake Snake Eyes for anything than a vintage De Palma thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2020
3/4 81% Blue Thunder (1983) ...a somewhat erratic thriller that improves steadily as it progresses... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2020
2/4 28% The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990) ...a misguided star vehicle that's aged horribly in the years since its 1990 release. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2020
3.5/4 96% House of Games (1987) ...Mamet has infused House of Games with exactly the sort of irresistibly theatrical atmosphere for which he's known... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2020
3/4 75% Fatal Attraction (1987) ...a justifiably iconic '80s release that still holds up relatively all these years later. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2020
2.5/4 86% Peggy Sue Got Married (1986) ...an affable yet somewhat forgettable endeavor predominantly dominated by cookie-cutter elements... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2020
3/4 83% Working Girl (1988) ... a fairly conventional setup that's employed to predominantly entertaining effect by Nichols... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2020
3.5/4 90% Something Wild (1986) It's a rather routine storyline that's perpetually employed to striking, enthralling effect by Demme... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2020
3.5/4 92% The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985) ...one of the most entertaining movies about movies ever made. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2020
2.5/4 No Score Yet Kiss Me Goodbye (1982) ...a lackadaisical (and somewhat muted) piece of work that admittedly does grow more and more compelling as it progresses... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
2.5/4 21% The Cowboy Way (1994) The Cowboy Way benefits substantially from Harrelson and Sutherland's superlative efforts... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
1/4 93% The Last of the Mohicans (1992) Filmmaker Michael Mann kicks of The Last of the Mohicans with a muddled and mostly baffling opening stretch... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
2.5/4 16% Another Stakeout (1993) A decent sequel... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
2/4 13% The Rich Man's Wife (1996) Filmmaker Jones delivers a slow-moving thriller that's generally watchable enough (if entirely forgettable)... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
3/4 88% Stakeout (1987) ...an appealing premise that's employed to mostly stellar effect... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
2/4 56% The Hunt (2020) Filmmaker Craig Zobel delivers an exceedingly erratic piece of work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
3.5/4 94% Midnight Run (1988) ...as funny as it is exciting. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2020
2/4 55% Addicted to Love (1997) ...an oddball premise that's employed to mostly underwhelming effect... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2020