Eric Meyerson

Eric Meyerson
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Film Critic, Filmcritic.com
Publications: Filmcritic.com, MovieWeb

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/5 No Score Yet Ice Grill, U.S.A. (2009) successfully explores the dark and complicated lives of men and women who have shunned the meager rewards of honest work - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2009
4.5/5 No Score Yet like one of Jesus' lesser miracles - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 8, 2008
4.5/5 93% Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story (2008) electrifying - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2008
3/5 74% Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008) a high school fantasy for indie rock nerds... but sadly, it's not as much fun as it looks - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2008
4/5 69% Religulous (2008) Whether you're a Sunday School regular or a godless intellectual, you're certain to find Bill Maher's anti-religion polemic Religulous to be a provocative, brilliant, infuriating documentary. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2008
4/5 No Score Yet flawed yet ultimately triumphant - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2008
4/5 67% Coming to America (1988) so brilliant, it almost makes up for The Golden Child. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2007
3/5 12% All The King's Men (2006) It's a shame to see Zaillian corrupt his snappy script with his own heavy filmmaking - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2006
2/5 43% Goal! The Dream Begins (Goal!: The Impossible Dream) (2005) If you've ever seen another sports movie, you've seen Goal! - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2006
4/5 61% Jarhead (2005) if not a classic war film, at least a top-notch and engrossing imitation of one. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2006
4.5/5 92% Dave Chappelle's Block Party (2006) a winningly entertaining labor of love that also happens to be A work by everyone involved - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2006
4/5 90% Good Morning, Vietnam (1987) a story about a mere class clown becoming a man at the gates of Hell. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2006
1.5/5 11% Club Paradise (1986) A word of warning: these leftovers are rotten. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2005
4/5 61% Jarhead (2005) if not a classic war film, at least a top-notch and engrossing imitation of one. - MovieWeb EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2005
4/5 92% Grizzly Man (2005) flows like snowmelt due to Herzog's opinionated narration and dramatic interviews - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2005
3.5/5 No Score Yet Oil on Ice (2005) That's counter-propaganda for you. But at least it's well-made counter-propaganda. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2005
4/5 79% The Aristocrats (2005) a voyeuristic peek into the sick minds that make America laugh - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2005
4.5/5 75% War of the Worlds (2005) the greatest alien invasion movie ever - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2005
3.5/5 No Score Yet Dirty War (2004) effectively forms an atmosphere of fear and foreboding - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2005
4/5 77% Sin City (2005) A meticulously-crafted weapon of a movie that will please, disgust, and inspire loyalty among comic fans and strong-stomached general audiences alike. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2005
4.5/5 96% Being There (1979) a vital statement on our TV reality, on how we develop our heroes, and on how power perpetuates itself - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2005
3.5/5 86% Ong-Bak (Ong Bak: Muay Thai Warrior) (2005) Ong Bak is a breath of fresh air, as gasped through a bloody, shattered windpipe. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2005
4.5/5 91% Raising Arizona (1987) Raising Arizona... is an explosively clever and riotously funny exploration of fertility, homemaking, and the working class in the prisons and trailer parks of the desert southwest. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2005
4/5 88% Malcolm X (1992) richly layered - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2004
3.5/5 47% The Man with One Red Shoe (1985) demonstrates an adept touch at story-weaving and squeezing hearty amusement - if not big laughs - from preposterous situations - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2004
1.5/5 11% Exorcist: The Beginning (2004) could rival Exorcist II: The Heretic as the most ridiculous and boring horror movie ever made - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2004
3/5 31% King Arthur (2004) more epic than big goof, but it runs out of horses right when it needs its biggest boost - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2004
2.5/5 31% The Cannonball Run (1981) evokes another age before The Fast and the Furious and NASCAR replaced the fun in racing with, respectively, death and science - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2004
1/5 29% The Alamo (2004) Remember The Alamo? It's about as memorable as a sunny springtime Saturday wasted at the DMV. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 8, 2004
2/5 23% Torque (2004) What's worse are the repeatedly guffaw-inducing product placements, including a battle of "PEPSI" vs. "MOUNTAIN DEW" - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2004
4.5/5 80% 21 Grams (2003) bears a heaviness you'll feel long after the lights come up. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2003
2/5 36% Radio (2003) What's missing is drama -- there's pretty much none of it, in spite of the swelling music. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2003
4/5 47% Natural Born Killers (1994) NBK brilliantly leaves the attentive viewer with more questions as to whether they're part of the solution or the problem itself. - Filmcritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000