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Geoff Roberts

Geoff Roberts
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
76% Goosebumps (2015) None of the CGI rendered ghouls and assorted creatures look convincing. ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2016
86% The Peanuts Movie (2015) 'The Peanuts Movie' captures the very essence of Charles M. Schulz's legendary comic strip, including the characters as well as his wit, style and tenderness.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2015
94% The Diary Of A Teenage Girl (2015) The considerable strength of this drama lies with writer/director Marielle Heller and her wise choice to cast relatively unknown British theater actress Bel Powley in the lead role. ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2015
26% Vacation (2015) Too much time gets wasted on inside jokes about the previous National Lampoon's Vacation movies in addition to an endless stream of gross-out humor and gags that don't work. ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2015
72% What If (2014) Elan Mastai's screenplay comes across as consistenty funny. His characters are quirky and their situation seems easy to relate to.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jan 6, 2015
78% St. Vincent (2014) Bill Murray delivers an award-worthy performance in this thoroughly entertaining film. ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2014
31% The Lone Ranger (2013) Approximately half-way through the on-screen antics, the movie morphs into a fantasy. At that point, one's suspended disbelief rapidly loses most of its suspension. ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2014
80% Veronica Mars (2014) The films pacing seems incredibly slow.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted May 9, 2014
29% Grudge Match (2013) I never bought Stallone and De Niro as arch enemies harboring a 30-year grudge, let alone as former professional boxers.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2014
79% Muppets Most Wanted (2014) Smart, funny, and engaging from start to finish.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2014
80% Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) Director Rob Minkoff, perhaps best known for his adaptation of 'Stuart Little,' provides solid and fast-paced direction throughout 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman.'‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2014
80% Pitch Perfect (2012) Director Moore displays an uncanny ability to bring quirky characters to life. He understands how to depict an obsession with a cappella without making fun of the art itself. ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2012
33% Won't Back Down (2012) I rooted for the film's characters from start to finish while watching this riveting and well-crafted drama. ‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2012
50% Hey Hey It's Esther Blueburger (2008) Cathy Randall, making her screenwriting and directorial debut with this film, never establishes what led the main character's peers to shun her.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2009
40% The Bucket List (2007) Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman do their best to overcome their one-dimensional characters and the impractical screenplay.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2008
36% 21 (2008) '21' is an absorbing and suspenseful drama.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2008
26% Drillbit Taylor (2008) 'Drillbit Taylor' wastes the considerable comedic talents of Owen Wilson. The material isn't in the least challenging for him nor is it amusing.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2008
71% Definitely, Maybe (2008) Ryan Reynolds' performance is flawless in this delightful romantic comedy.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2008
82% Into the Wild (2007) Sean Penn's screenplay and direction are too cautious and paint a rosy picture of Christopher McCandless, never hypothesizing about his motives.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted May 25, 2008
77% Full Battle Rattle (2008) A compelling and entertaining documentary.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2008
94% Juno (2007) Taking a chance with 'Juno,' Jason Reitman pulled it off with subtle and lucid direction.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2008
56% Charlie Bartlett (2007) A clever, well-executed comedy.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2008
No Score Yet American Pie Presents: Beta House (2007) After endless jokes about flatulence and bodily secretions, the American Pie franchise has finally run out of gas with 'Beta House.'‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2008
41% 27 Dresses (2008) '27 Dresses,' an entertaining and well-written romantic comedy, showcases Katherine Heigl's incredible acting versatility.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2008
24% P.S. I Love You (2007) Hilary Swank and Gerard Butler appear unconvincing as lovers -- let alone soul-mates -- in the few scenes they have together here.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2007
89% Waitress (2007) This uplifting film deserves to be viewed by a wide audience. Hopefully, it will find one now on DVD.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2007
14% I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007) Adam Sandler gives an obnoxious performance here -- and Kevin James comes across merely as his straight man, like Abbott was to Costello.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2007
35% P2 (2007) The real strength of 'P2' lies with Franck Khalfoun's deft direction and Maxime Alexandre's ominous and brooding cinematography‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2007
28% Next (2007) The talents of Julianne Moore and Jessica Biel seem wasted in 'Next.' Nicolas Cage tries to be believable here, but ultimately, even he falls short.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2007
23% Evan Almighty (2007) Director Tom Shadyac can't seem to reel in Carrell and put a stop to the actor's constant overacting, which results in an extremely irritating performance‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2007
60% Gracie (2007) Carly Schroeder appears focused, determined, listens beautifully, and totally dissolves into the character of 'Gracie.'‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2007
33% Just Buried (2007) This dark comedy will probably offend many viewers with its tasteless and sick brand of humor.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2007
11% Perfect Stranger (2007) 'Perfect Stranger' is the worst thriller released in the last three decades. It makes 'Basic Instinct 2' look stellar in comparison.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2007
32% The Ultimate Gift (2006) Working from a heartwarming script by Cheryl McKay, director Michael O. Sajbel perfectly executes 'The Ultimate Gift.'‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2007
25% The Darwin Awards (2006) Diehard fans of Wendy Northcutt's various Darwin Award books will probably feel let down by this disappointing film presentation.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2007
88% The Simpsons Movie (2007) 'The Simpsons Movie is well-written, entertaining and provides consistent laughs. It's worth the wait!‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2007
91% Hairspray (2007) 'Hairspray' held me riveted by its fine performances, spirited dance sequences, and infectious musical numbers.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2007
82% Live Free or Die Hard (2007) Drawn to the vulnerability of the McClane character, director Len Wiseman remains true to the original 'Die Hard' films while adding his own unique twist here.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2007
66% Black Snake Moan (2007) With "Black Snake Moan," Craig Brewer delivers a powerful, raw, and emotionally charged film.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2007
37% Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007) 'Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer' is dreadful. The script lacks creativity, and the actors seem uncomfortable with their unnatural dialogue.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2007
33% Rise: Blood Hunter (2007) 'Rise: Blood Hunter' is all fangs and no bite.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2007
41% Shrek the Third (2007) Positives outweigh negatives in 'Shrek the Third.' The computer generated animation is dazzling and more lifelike than ever.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted May 21, 2007
78% Charlotte's Web (2006) E. B. White's enchanting children's novel has been adapted into an equally enchanting film by screenwriters Susannah Grant and Karey Kirkpatrick.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2007
No Score Yet The Way I Spent the End of the World (Cum mi-am petrecut sfarsitul lumii) (2006) Catalin Mitulescu makes his directorial debut with this powerful movie set in Bucharest during the weeks leading up to the Romanian Revolution of 1989.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2007
41% Everyone's Hero (2006) The screenplay talks down to children and fails to get its message about perseverance across successfully.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2007
89% Zodiac (2007) Robert Downey Jr. stands out in 'Zodiac' for his portrayal of a gifted reporter who becomes a recluse as he spirals into alcohol and drug addiction.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2007
84% Breach (2007) Chris Cooper delivers a commanding performance in this intelligent and riveting thriller.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2007
15% Hannibal Rising (2007) 'Hannibal Rising,' a prequel to 'The Silence of the Lambs,' lacks everything that made the original film a horror classic.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2007
4% Because I Said So (2007) 'Because I Said So' is one of the worst romantic comedies of the decade.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2007
2% Epic Movie (2007) 'Epic Movie,' a pathetic attempt at parodying recent box office hits, ends up being dull and barren of laughs.‐ ReelTalk Movie Reviews
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2007