Eddie Strait

Eddie Strait
Eddie Strait's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The Daily Dot
Publications: The Daily Dot

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 86% Bill Burr: Paper Tiger (2019) He excels at reducing benign and thorny topics down to their roots to find a laugh. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
3.5/5 No Score Yet In the Shadow of the Towers: Stuyvesant High on 9/11 (2019) It's a somber piece of remembrance, punctuated by archival footage and photos of that sunny morning as it turned dark. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
2.5/5 60% Falling Inn Love (2019) If nothing else, Falling Inn Love offers 100 minutes of respite from the rest of the world. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2019
1/5 14% Sextuplets (2019) Unfunny from beginning to end, the only way to enjoy Sextuplets is to... I'm not sure. Turn it off? - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2019
1.5/5 29% Otherhood (2019) Just like parenthood, Otherhood is full of frustrations, but it offers few of the rewards. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
100% Jerrod Carmichael: 8 (2017) 8 is an amusing hour of standup with occasional moments of transcendence. There are a lot of laughs to be had, but not enough philosophy that lingers with you after the credits roll. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Boi (2019) The movie wants to be a ponderous journey about self-discovery, but it's actually a movie that philosophically stalls out and goes on too many fruitless detours. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2019
0.5/5 36% Secret Obsession (2019) Secret Obsession is a soulless lump of generic mush that aspires to the cheese level of a Lifetime original joint but doesn't come anywhere close. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet Gabriel 'Fluffy' Iglesias: One Show Fits All (2019) One Show Fits All is a reflective, fun special that is accessible to all. I can't imagine someone not enjoying it. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
2.5/5 79% Cities of Last Things (2018) Cities of Last Things is a one-trick pony whose storytelling doesn't justify the gimmick around which it's built. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2019
2.5/5 100% Beats (2019) It plays a familiar tune that is agreeable, and won't challenge you too much. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2019
2/5 80% Late Night (2019) The humor never rises above a polite chuckle, its insights are surface level, and it never gives the audience a reason to care about its story. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2019
2.5/5 45% Murder Mystery (2019) Murder Mystery is an easygoing movie where, for the first time in a long time, Sandler lets the audience in on the fun. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2019
4/5 100% All Is Well (Alles ist gut) (2018) Trobisch's film is specific in its vision and universal in its themes, and it never stoops to proselytizing to make its points. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2019
3.5/5 No Score Yet After Maria (2019) At its best, After Maria is a searing portrait of displacement and personal resilience. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2019
2/5 57% Aladdin (2019) Guy Ritchie's live-action Aladdin is a lumbering, disjointed mess that works only in small spurts. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet Foster (2018) Over the course of two hours, Harris presents a wide-ranging and clear-eyed look at the potential and limits of the current foster care system. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2019
0.5/5 28% The Silence (2019) The Silence is a thoroughly bad movie that will make you wish you were watching something else. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2019
2.5/5 69% The Perfect Date (2019) You'll have a good time if you go into it with nothing more than the expectation of a good, stress-free time. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2019
3.5/5 73% A Land Imagined (2018) Armed with a moody synth score and trio of lost characters, A Land Imagined is a beguiling, frustrating film. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Suzzanna: Buried Alive (2019) But the film is simultaneously over- and underwritten, with paper-thin characters and flimsy plotting. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2019
1.5/5 78% The Legend of Cocaine Island (2018) The Legend of Cocaine Island has the elements of an insightful documentary, but a strong finished product remains out of reach. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2019
3/5 100% Kevin Hart: Irresponsible (2019) Irresponsible made me laugh a little less than Hart's previous specials, but any set that draws laughter tears is still worthwhile. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2019
4/5 43% Paris Is Us (2019) Paris Is Us has the ambition and pretension of a film school project, but Vogler has the talent to back it up. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2019
3.5/5 89% Paddleton (2019) Whether it's admitting what someone's friendship means to you, or watching a friend die, Paddleton encourages its characters, and the audience, to feel their feelings. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 22, 2019
2.5/5 60% Yucatán (2018) You'll be ready to call it a day long before Yucatán arrives at the port. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2019
2/5 38% Untogether (2019) The film has a few strong moments that suggest good things for Forrest's future films, but for now, Untogether needs more rest and more focus. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
3.5/5 89% Dear Ex (2018) Dear Ex is about pain, and it can painful to watch at times, but it's a rewarding film-it's a movie that isn't afraid to feel its feelings and grapple with what they mean. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2019
4/5 85% Soni (2018) Ayr doesn't allow the story to devolve into sermonizing or finger-wagging. He keeps the film on-track, and Ohlyan and Batra form its soul. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2019
2.5/5 40% Revenger (2018) Revenger spends too much time on forgettable characters and misguided plot points. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
2/5 53% The Last Laugh (2019) Not only is the material bad, but it feels like Chase and Dreyfuss know it, as they fail to jazz up the story or their characters at all. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2019
1.5/5 14% Life Itself (2018) Movies this emotionally fraudulent should be tucked away in the dark corners of the internet. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2018
3.5/5 89% The Night Comes For Us (2018) Action junkies will eat it up, while people less susceptible to the genre's charms will turn it off by the third or fourth arm snapping. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2018
3.5/5 91% The Kindergarten Teacher (2018) [The Kindergarten Teacher] starts as a fairly benign drama about a teacher living a frustrated life and gives way to a potent tale of obsession and the cost of greatness. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
3.5/5 80% 22 July (2018) It's a good movie, made with respect for the gravity of its subject matter and the people involved. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
2.5/5 67% On My Skin (Sulla mia pelle) (2018) On My Skin is set up to be a movie of the moment, for the moment. Instead, it is frustratingly thin. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2018
80% Next Gen (2018) Yes, it shares many similarities with The Iron Giant (also available on Netflix). No, it's not as good as that Brad Bird film. But Next Gen has its charms. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
100% City of Joy (2018) Tough as it can be to watch at times, City of Joy is a paean to perseverance. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
4.5/5 100% Minding the Gap (2018) Minding the Gap is an observant film, in search of answers that only time can bring. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
63% The Motive (El autor) (2018) Its averageness is frustrating as hell. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
40% #Realityhigh (2017) It's as boring as Saturday school and as mind-numbing as a standardized test. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2018
No Score Yet Zion (2018) Netflix's documentary short Zion crams a whole lot of power into its potent 11-minute runtime, and it tells a story that is as familiar as it is painful. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2018
3/5 46% Like Father (2018) Once the setup is out of the way, Like Father settles into a nice rhythm. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2018
2/5 46% The Warning (El aviso) (2018) The Warning is a movie without a purpose and a hollow exercise. It's twisty for the sake of being twisty and the surprises land with a thud. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet Office Uprising (2018) Between the committed performances, slap-sticky violence, and light-hearted energy, Office Uprising is a lot of fun and those who find the movie will have a fun secret to share. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
19% How It Ends (2018) It's competently made and easy to watch, but you know every move the thriller wants to make before it happens. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2018
94% Calibre (2018) It's an exceptionally crafted thriller on every level. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2018
30% The Legacy of a Whitetail Deer Hunter (2018) This is the kind of movie that may catch your attention while browsing. Fight the urge to give it a shot. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2018
2/5 No Score Yet To Each, Her Own (Les gouts et les couleurs) (2018) By trying to speak to so many ideas, the movie ends up saying very little. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018
100% Us & Them (2018) Us & Them wants you to empathize with its characters but, more importantly, it wants you to empathize with everyone. - The Daily Dot EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018