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Dennis Schwartz

Dennis Schwartz
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
B+ 95% Widows (2018) A crowd-pleasing violent urban heist drama that features tough women.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
B- 95% Private Life (2018) Despite its flaws it's a masterfully acted and a smart indie adult film, a mature comedy that rarely gets made anymore by the business-minded big studios.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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B- 80% Overlord (2018) Gory escapist war film.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
A 99% Roma (2018) The brilliant film chronicles a middle-class family in the 1970s.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2018
A- 98% Shoplifters (Manbiki kazoku) (2018) A heartfelt socially- conscious Naruse-like gentle family drama by the talented humanist Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Koreeda.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2018
B- 83% Under the Tree (Undir trénu) (2018) A well-made but too nasty for my taste Icelandic black comedy about a festering feud between neighbors over a tree.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
B 70% Beauty and the Dogs (Aala Kaf Ifrit) (2018) The police are viewed as the Dogs of the title.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
A 94% Burning (Beoning) (2018) A slow-burn masterful adaptation by South Korean writer-director Chang-dong Lee.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2018
B- 59% The New Romantic (2018) This Canadian Nora Ephron-like rom-com aspires to explore the meaning of love but misses the target because it's not on point about carrying through on its cynicism.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
B- 88% What They Had (2018) I felt I did my due diligence to plow through it once, but would not see it again for all the free buttered popcorn in the world.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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B- 89% Backcountry (2015) Enticing wilderness survival thriller.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2018
A 95% Searching for Ingmar Bergman (Ingmar Bergman - Vermächtnis eines Jahrhundertgenies) (2018) A well-deserved love letter to master iconoclastic Swedish director Ingmar Bergman.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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B 90% The Citizen (Az Allampolgar) (2018) Examines immigration from a humanistic point of view.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
B No Score Yet Bonehill Road (2017) Gory but suspenseful low-budget cultist indie lycan horror film.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
C+ 94% Heathers (1988) A pointless satire on high school coeds acting bitchy and hanging out in cliques.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2018
C+ 61% Stella's Last Weekend (2018) An almost bearable indie slice of life dramedy.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2018
B+ 96% Border (Gräns) (2018) It's a film of great breath and insights, one that makes you see beyond appearances to get a better understanding of people and the way they think.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2018
B+ 99% The Guilty (Den skyldige) (2018) A satisfying inventive and gimmicky thriller.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2018
A- 62% Suspiria (2018) Hits you between the eyes with its primal witch entreaties.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2018
B+ 90% The Price of Everything (2018) Takes a serious look at the contemporary art world and relates it to how the price of artwork keeps escalating.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
B 86% Cargo (2018) Less a scare film than a smart psychological drama on how to handle tragedy with compassion.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2018
B+ 85% The Transfiguration (2017) The unique vampire film is one of the better modern-day ones.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2018
B 91% Don't Kill It (2017) A good example of an '80s horror film that I immensely enjoyed, even if acknowledging it as a trivial low-budget B film with an absurd plot.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2018
B- 61% Us and Them (2018) A stylishly violent home invasion movie.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
B 74% Gemini (2018) A somewhat engaging but lightweight low-budget crime thriller shooting for the status of neo-noir.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
C+ 79% Halloween (2018) Another sequel, the ninth, to the 1978 original slasher film that makes you ponder why keep going down this familiar path when there's nothing more to say.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2018
A- 100% Una Giornata Particolare (A Special Day) (1977) An observant drama on the ill-effects of fascism, that's grounded on the lives of two anguished lonely souls with opposite personalities, beliefs and lives.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2018
B- No Score Yet Live, Love and Learn (1937) At best a mildly entertaining romantic comedy, an early example of a studio film that can be churned out fast.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
B- No Score Yet Men Are Not Gods (1936) A tepid British drama set in the world of the London theater.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2018
C 0% Maximum Impact (2018) It could have been a lot worse.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
B- No Score Yet The Story of Three Loves (1953) A decent middle-brow piece, with fine acting and lots of star power.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2018
C- 73% Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) Overlong and disappointing depraved retro.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2018
B 88% First Man (2018) When it covers the air sequences the film excels, while on earth things become a bit drab.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2018
A- 77% Distant Constellation (2018) A dream-like and playful documentary that studies old age and memory.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2018
B+ 82% Notes on an Appearance (2018) Zero-budget experimental minimalist thriller.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
B- No Score Yet Special Investigator (1936) Predictable and routine B film crime drama.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
B 86% Did You Wonder Who Fired the Gun? (2018) A well-intentioned documentary on racial injustice in the Deep South that was never addressed by white America.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B+ 79% Ava (2018) A welcome character study about a rebellious teenage girl in Iran.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
A- 89% Araby (Arábia) (2018) It's a wonderfully vibrant film that connects to the Depression-era working-class films in America.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 8, 2018
B+ 90% A Star Is Born (2018) The directing debut for the actor Bradley Cooper is a good one.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2018
C 78% Cocote (2018) A muddled revenge crime drama.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2018
C+ 57% Caniba (2018) A weirdo documentary based on a true story of modern-day cannibalism.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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B 100% Milla (2018) It has small ambitions, but comes across as an engaging film that deserves our attention.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2018
B 85% Nancy (2018) Intriguingly watchable for its potential to cover new ground in this genre even if a depressing film.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2018
B+ 86% Let the Sunshine In (Un beau soleil intérieur) (2018) Sophisticated comical thinking woman's tale of misadventures with various men." ‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2018
B 99% Free Solo (2018) A spellbinding documentary.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
B+ 85% The Sisters Brothers (2018) A cut above most westerns.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
B 94% RBG (2018) The informative film is modestly satisfying and calms me to know she's on the Supreme Court fighting for the same issues I believe in.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2018
B 92% Green Book (2018) It seems like a revised Driving Miss Daisy film, appealing to the same audience.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
A- 90% Lean on Pete (2018) Emotionally moving unconventional arthouse poor boy meets poor horse drama.‐ Ozus' World Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2018