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Dennis Schwartz

Dennis Schwartz
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A- 86% The Music of Strangers: Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble (2016) Upbeat first-rate musical documentary that proclaims it is through music that the world might best be able to connect in a peaceful way. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 6, 2016
B 93% Fire at Sea (Fuocoammare) (2016) Observant and poignant documentary. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 5, 2016
B- 94% Arrival (2016) Villeneuve creates a solemn mood that crescendos to the less than chilling climax to see if the world can work together in unity during a dire emergency. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 4, 2016
B 100% O.J.: Made in America (2016) An aesthetic and comprehensive 7 1/2-hour documentary on an American hero turned bad. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 3, 2016
B 82% Captain Fantastic (2016) A captivating family dramedy. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 2, 2016
B 81% Denial (2016) The film is salvaged by great performances by both Tom Wilkinson and Rachel Weisz. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Dec 1, 2016
B 96% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) Revealing neorealistic drama about the human condition in modern Tehran. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 30, 2016
B 86% Christine (2016) Rebecca Hall is agonizingly good in this grim character study, based on a true story. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 29, 2016
B+ 89% Jackie (2016) A well-conceived intimate portrait of the widow First Lady, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman). ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 28, 2016
B+ 96% Neruda (2016) Humanizes the great poet who appealed to intellectuals, peasants, workers and prostitutes. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 27, 2016
C+ 61% Allied (2016) An old-fashioned WW II romantic spy drama that has no sizzle. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 26, 2016
C+ 72% The Birth of a Nation (2016) Not a work of great artistic merit. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 25, 2016
B 54% Rules Don't Apply (2016) When Beatty is on camera doing his nutty bit as Hughes, the pic is dynamite. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 24, 2016
B- 89% My Golden Days (Trois Souvenirs De Ma Jeunesse) (2016) Clocking in at two hours was too long for it to hold my attention ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 23, 2016
B 95% Presenting Princess Shaw (2016) Wonderful feel-good story. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 22, 2016
C 66% Anthropoid (2016) Boring thriller based on actual events. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 21, 2016
B 91% Zero Days (2016) Provocative and unsettling documentary thriller on cyberwar. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 20, 2016
B- 82% Viva (2016) Sentimental and emotional film about an aspiring drag queen and his desire to fulfill his dream. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 19, 2016
B+ 81% Sunset Song (2016) An absorbing slow-moving coming-of-age family drama set in the early 20th century in rural North-East Scotland. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 18, 2016
B- 72% The Ones Below (2016) A slick but flawed psychological thriller. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 17, 2016
B 76% The Eyes of My Mother (2016) The grizzly Gothic tale is a unique shocker in grimness, that's effective because of its strangeness, being so well-executed and so superbly acted. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 16, 2016
B- 100% Peter and the Farm (2016) Melancholy character study of the charismatic 68-year-old lonely, alcoholic and suicidal Springfield, Vermont farmer. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 15, 2016
B 83% In Order of Disappearance (2016) Skarsgard looks good on a snow-plow, though the story itself lacks credibility. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 14, 2016
B+ 76% The Lovers And The Despot (2016) A bizarre documentary on the hostile way the dictator of North Korea tries to get his country recognition in the world as a major player in movies. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 13, 2016
B+ 95% Tickled (2016) A disturbing documentary about tickling that is not as funny as creepy. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 12, 2016
B+ 90% A War (Krigen) (2016) Observant Afghan war drama. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 11, 2016
B- 65% Danny Says (2016) The title lifted from a Ramones song. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 10, 2016
B 83% The Wave (Bolgen) (2016) The first Norwegian disaster film is not a disaster, it's just Norway trying to go Hollywood. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 9, 2016
B 93% Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World (2016) The talking head presentation gets a bit much if trying to comprehend it all in one sitting. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 8, 2016
B- 78% The First Monday in May (2016) The doc clearly tells us that we better believe that fashion should be viewed as art because fashion creates dreams. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 7, 2016
B- 90% Doctor Strange (2016) A wacky mystical movie from Marvel. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 6, 2016
B 86% Hacksaw Ridge (2016) A crowd-pleasing conventional war drama. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 5, 2016
A- 91% To Kill A Mockingbird (1962) Solid social conscience drama. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 4, 2016
B No Score Yet The Monster (1925) Rarely seen silent Old Dark House horror film that mixes comedy and suspense. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 3, 2016
C+ 83% Hello, My Name is Doris (2016) For Sally Fields fans, her presence should be enough to make this slight film bearable. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 2, 2016
B+ 96% I Am Not Your Negro (2017) It looks back at the volatile civil rights era, as it treats Baldwin as a capable voice to speak for the angry outsiders about racial bias and about being black in America. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Nov 1, 2016
C+ 85% The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened? (2015) A talky behind the scenes look at the Tim Burton proposed adaptation of Superman Lives. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 31, 2016
C 19% Inferno (2016) The third sequel is just as wearisome as the others, but if I remember clearly it's even more plodding than the others. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 30, 2016
C+ 60% The Man Who Shook the Hand of Vicente Fernandez (2012) This corny neo-Western comedy catches our attention because it's the swan song of Ernest Borgnine. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 29, 2016
B+ 89% Clouds of Sils Maria (2015) As if Ingmar Bergman were directing All About Eve. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 29, 2016
C 26% Lesbian Vampire Killers (2009) Written by Stewart Williams and Paul Hupfield with an insatiable urge to suck. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 28, 2016
C+ No Score Yet Guns Don't Argue (1957) A low-budget docudrama that's a homage to the FBI. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 27, 2016
B 97% Weiner (2016) A scintillating documentary on the failed NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 26, 2016
B- No Score Yet Is My Face Red (1932) The Cortez character was never likable and his reform wasn't convincing, but his characterization as a glib slimeball was spot on. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 25, 2016
B 100% Lady Snowblood (Lady Snowblood: Blizzard from the Netherworld) (Shurayukihime) (2005) A violent cult film that maintains in its undercurrent a sly humor and a feeling that this is a special revenge film. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 24, 2016
C+ 25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) Not as dirty as we were led to believe by the ads. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 23, 2016
B 100% En Lektion i K√§rlek (A Lesson in Love) (1954) It fits in well with Bergman's battle of the sexes opus, though a minor work. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 22, 2016
C+ No Score Yet Hellcats of the Navy (1957) This was the only film the future president Ronald Reagan appeared together with Nancy Reagan. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 21, 2016
C+ 17% First Family (1980) Disappointing acerbic political satire directed and written by Buck Henry. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 21, 2016
B- 67% Horror Hotel (1961) A low-rent Psycho-like flick that's more creepy than scary. ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Posted Oct 20, 2016