David Nusair

David Nusair
Tomatometer-approved critic

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T-Meter Title | Year
3/4 69% Wine Country (2019) First-time filmmaker Poehler delivers an affable comedy that benefits substantially from the uniformly charismatic work of its cast... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2019
2.5/4 30% The Intruder (2019) Filmmaker Deon Taylor delivers a thriller that offers little in the way of surprises or even momentum but ultimately does manage to get the job done... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 21, 2019
2.5/4 90% Shazam! (2019) ...a seriously appealing premise that's employed to decidedly erratic effect... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
2/4 40% Tricked (Steekspel) (2016) A bizarre, mostly ineffective piece of work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
3/4 68% Cliffhanger (1993) ...Cliffhanger kicks off with an enthralling sequence detailing a perilous rescue attempt within the aforementioned Rocky Mountains. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2019
1/4 83% High Life (2019) An ambitious misfire... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 16, 2019
0/4 45% Little (2019) An absolutely abhorrent piece of work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2019
1.5/4 30% The Curse of La Llorona (2019) The latest entry within the almost uniformly mediocre Conjuring franchise... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2019
3/4 65% The Addams Family (1991) First-time filmmaker Barry Sonnenfeld has infused The Addams Family with a gleefully broad visual sensibility that remains a highlight from start to finish... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2019
3/4 100% Shoot to Kill (Deadly Pursuit) (1988) ...an erratically-paced yet generally better-than-average old-school thriller. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 5, 2019
2.5/4 25% Unlocked (2017) A decent yet terminally erratic thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted May 5, 2019
3/4 95% Avengers: Endgame (2019) The Marvel Cinematic Universe, up to this point, comes to an end with an installment that easily ranks among the best in the series... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2019
3/4 83% Someone Great (2019) ...an impressive debut for a promising new director. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2019
1.5/4 15% After (2019) ...an often aggressively generic scenario... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2019
3/4 76% Hotel Mumbai (2019) ...slightly overlong yet mostly engrossing... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2019
1.5/4 16% Hellboy (2019) Filmmaker Neil Marshall delivers a strong opening stretch that's perpetuated by several solid action sequences and a series of personable performances... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2019
3/4 41% Drop Zone (1994) It's a far-from-innovative premise that's employed to familiar yet consistently watchable effect by filmmaker John Badham... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2019
3/4 88% I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978) ...a strong first effort from a filmmaker who would go onto much bigger and better things. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2019
3.5/4 47% Dumbo (2019) Dumbo boasts a whole surfeit of compelling characters and contains a strong portrayal of the tight-knit community in which they reside... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2019
.5/4 33% Through Black Spruce (2018) ...an entirely misbegotten endeavor... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2019
2/4 98% Apollo 11 (2019) Informative yet mostly dull... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2019
2.5/4 92% Giant Little Ones (2019) Giant Little Ones improves substantially as it progresses... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
2/4 78% Captain Marvel (2019) ...just another generic, cookie-cutter comic-book movie that brings virtually nothing new to the table. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
3/4 94% Heathers (1988) ...an erratically-paced yet ultimately rewarding endeavor... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2019
2.5/4 77% The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley (2019) Filmmaker Alex Gibney delivers a sporadically interesting yet mostly underwhelming documentary that feels like it's missing huge chunks of the story... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2019
2.5/4 63% Bird Box (2018) Based on a (far superior) book by Josh Malerman... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2019
2.5/4 54% The Beach Bum (2019) A typically (and predictably) idiosyncratic Harmony Korine picture... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2019
3.5/4 54% Five Feet Apart (2019) It becomes clear early on that Five Feet Apart benefits substantially from the almost unreasonably charismatic work of its two stars... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2019
2/4 57% Pet Sematary (2019) ...progressively tedious and thoroughly uninvolving... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2019
1.5/4 78% Everybody Knows (Todos lo saben) (2019) ...yet another misfire from a curiously well-regarded director. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2019
3.5/4 79% Fight Club (1999) Filmmaker David Fincher has, perhaps notoriously, infused Fight Club with a decidedly off-kilter sort of vibe that's reflected in its various attributes... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2019
2.5/4 52% The Hummingbird Project (2019) Filmmaker Kim Nguyen delivers an overlong and occasionally meandering drama that nevertheless contains a handful of striking, compelling sequences... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 31, 2019
3.5/4 91% Gloria Bell (2019) ...improves considerably over its decent yet unspectacular predecessor... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2019
1/4 45% Captive State (2019) A complete and total misfire... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
3/4 94% Us (2019) Jordan Peele's follow-up to 2017's Get Out... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
3/4 15% Swimfan (2002) A decent (if completely forgettable) thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2019
1/4 No Score Yet Popcorn & Pumpkins (2018) ...a distinct (and disappointing) lack of gore. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2019
2/4 59% Greta (2019) Greta ultimately marches into an underwhelming third act that's rife with illogical and flat-out ludicrous elements... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2019
2.5/4 92% Fighting with My Family (2019) ...a decent yet fairly forgettable entry within the inspirational sports genre. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2019
2.5/4 80% Streaker (Flitzer) (2017) An affable, feel-good comedy... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2019
3.5/4 42% Fear (1996) A consistently superior '90s thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2019
3/4 90% Gerald's Game (2017) Filmmaker Mike Flanagan delivers an efficiently-paced adaptation that grows more and more absorbing as it progresses into its midsection... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2019
3/4 88% Mystic River (2003) Clint Eastwood has infused the picture with a typically deliberate and methodical feel that certainly complements Brian Helgeland's somewhat drawn-out screenplay... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2019
3/4 92% Paddleton (2019) ...a consistently watchable endeavor that's heightened by the superb, engrossing efforts of its stars... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2019
2.5/4 82% Drinking Buddies (2013) There's little doubt that Drinking Buddies fares best in its relaxed and easygoing opening stretch... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2019
2/4 71% Climax (2019) Climax builds to a final half hour that's been suffused with relentlessly over-the-top and progressively intolerable attributes... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2019
1/4 91% Los Olvidados (1952) ...a far-from-classic drama that's lost whatever cache it may have once possessed... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2019
1.5/4 97% The Earrings of Madame De... (Madame de...) (1954) ...a lifeless, all-too-theatrical period piece that's hardly able to engender the lush, romantic vibe that Ophuls is clearly striving for. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2019
2.5/4 68% Isn't It Romantic (2019) ...bright, fast-paced... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2019
3/4 81% Bowfinger (1999) Directed by Frank Oz and written by Steve Martin... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2019