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George Thomas

George Thomas
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/4 95% The Shape of Water (2017) Call it a modern-day Creature from the Black Lagoon, or better still call it a masterpiece of storytelling and filmmaking that knows how to resonate with the audience.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2017
3/4 93% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) [Rain] Johnson crafts an entertaining, swashbuckling flick in the series' eighth film. It possesses the whimsy, the heart and light sabers necessary for reverence in the Star Wars canon.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2017
3/4 94% The Disaster Artist (2017) The key to The Disaster Artist and Franco's success: he finds the heart and soul of the film. It's not difficult to predict what those things are, ultimately, but there will be no spoilers here. Go see it.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
2/4 50% Roman J. Israel, Esq. (2017) Unfortunately, the performance goes wasted in a movie that meanders far too often to make much sense or hold your attention for that matter. ‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2017
2/4 28% Suburbicon (2017) In Suburbicon, it feels as if the actor-director pulls punches as he tries unsuccessfully to walk the line between drama and satire.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2017
1.5/5 13% Geostorm (2017) Geostorm lacks subtlety, is predictable and at times just a thriller without the thrills.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
3/4 83% Marshall (2017) Marshall, but one of many tales related to late Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall, proves to be surprisingly enjoyable.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2017
2/4 41% The Mountain Between Us (2017) If you guessed that those performers are the other things that make the film watchable, that would be correct.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2017
3/4 87% American Made (2017) Based on a true story, it's not difficult to figure out this will unravel, but watching it and Cruise's performance in the process offers much enjoyment.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2017
2.5/4 51% Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) Kingsman: The Golden Circle is the latest sequel and would-be blockbuster to clog up a weekend. ‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2017
3.5/4 98% Hell or High Water (2016) The cast and crew craft a modern Western, and as with many films in that genre, plenty of challenges faced those involved. They, however, always ended with some semblance of hope.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 77% Bridget Jones's Baby (2016) ... a bundle of joy.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 84% Star Trek Beyond (2016) ... straight forward, thrilling action adventure featuring gorgeous visuals and very little of what made original fans of the Trek series geek out.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 45% Batman: The Killing Joke (2016) For anyone who's not a die-hard fan when it comes to these DC animated films, no one could blame them for taking a pass.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 55% Jason Bourne (2016) ... Jason Bourne proves to be a worthy entry into the Bourne saga.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
1.5/4 26% Suicide Squad (2016) Somewhere in that mess is a film, possibly a good one. As presented, however, Suicide Squad is a wasted opportunity.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 86% Sully (2016) Competent adequately describes it. Go for the acting, the contrived drama is nothing to cheer.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 61% Snowden (2016) Stone combines the personal with thrills to create a satisfying experience with Snowden.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 63% The Magnificent Seven (2016) Magnificent? No. But still a worthwhile trip to the theater.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 83% Deepwater Horizon (2016) ... takes the audience through a harrowing experience with top notch performances, thrilling moments and memorable visuals.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 72% The Birth of a Nation (2016) Although the story of Nat Turner's slave rebellion in Virginia is a formidable one worth telling, it probably could have been told better than presented by Nate Parker's version.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 52% The Accountant (2016) Affleck is suitably awkward as Wolff, bringing a hint of innocence to the character's danger.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 74% Ghostbusters (2016) The cast milks every laugh from the material given, but ultimately it isn't enough. ‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 38% Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) For a weekend night away, however, don't overthink it.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 22% Inferno (2016) Does it entertain? Mostly. If you're not in the mood for an escapist piece of mind candy, don't bother.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 86% Hacksaw Ridge (2016) It's a story that's tough to fathom given what's at stake, but Gibson skillfully of pulls it off... ‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3.5/4 94% Arrival (2016) ... sometimes it's good when a film leaves you with more questions than answers when it's capable of doing so. That fact alone makes Arrival one of the best films of the year.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3.5/4 90% Loving (2016) The beauty in the film comes from its simplicity. Wisely director-writer Jeff Nichols allows everything related to film to flow from that concept.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
1.5/4 23% Bad Santa 2 (2016) Ultimately, Bad Santa 2 proves to be the equivalent of a kid getting a board game for Christmas when they wanted a Xbox One. ‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 56% Rules Don't Apply (2016) ... a little gem from an actor-writer-filmmaker who hasn't lost anything despite not having made a film in almost 20 years.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 73% Nocturnal Animals (2016) a deft, intelligent, and twisty rumination on relationships and the expectations that come with them.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) ... a reason to hit theaters this holiday season.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.54 15% Collateral Beauty (2016) Collateral Beauty isn't perfect, but its heart is in the right place. And with this cast, it's well worth a look.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
1.5/4 39% Why Him? (2016) As for the overall premise? Treating women like property? Not. Feeling. It. ‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
4/4 92% La La Land (2016) There is a reason that La La Land is the best film of the year.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3.5/4 93% Fences (2016) That may be Washington's greatest accomplishment in bringing it to the screen - allowing hope to rise from circumstances that are less than hopeful.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 92% Hidden Figures (2017) It strikes a careful balance in showing how things were, and what they could be.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 35% Live By Night (2017) It's an old fashioned morality tale trussed up with some modern trappings.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
3/4 83% The Founder (2017) It's an enjoyable dramedy with outstanding, nuanced performances.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2.5/4 91% The Lego Batman Movie (2017) A word of advice: lower your expectations and take the children anyway.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
1/4 26% Fist Fight (2017) Lowbrow? That they can do. Serious satire? That escapes them.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3/4 76% Kong: Skull Island (2017) Kong: Skull Island revives the monster flick with humor, a decent story, and modern effects without sacrificing any fun.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3/4 71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) ... the story still possesses the power to charm and teach on a subtle level.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
48% Going in Style (2017) ... an enjoyable comedy.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
45% Rough Night (2017) ... those talents aren't enough to lift Rough Night beyond wanna-be raucous comedy. For it to meet that standard, consistent laughs are required.‐ Akron Beacon Journal
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3/4 67% The Fate of the Furious (2017) The result: a film that concentrates on the action, which includes several spectacular scenes filmed in downtown Cleveland, and the easy interplay between the characters.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3.5/4 83% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) ... glides right along in its galactic groove. Just move with it.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
2.5/4 29% King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017) ... possesses the flourishes fans come to expect from a Guy Ritchie film.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
1.5/4 18% Baywatch (2017) There are more than a few instances of jokes falling with a thud or succumbing to pervasive predictability over the course of its nearly two hours on the screen, leaving Baywatch awash in a sea of mediocrity. ‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
3/4 92% Wonder Woman (2017) ... stands on its own as an action-packed, enjoyable piece of escapism.‐ The Cleveland Movie Blog
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017