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Gerry Shamray

Gerry Shamray
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A 91% The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) Middle-earth is a real world from the first reel on, thanks to incredible special effects woven seamlessly with great storytelling.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 14, 2002
5/5 74% Signs (2002) A field of screams...Signs point to Shyamalan as this generation's Hitchcock.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Aug 1, 2002
5/5 97% Spirited Away (2002) Prepare to be Spirited Away by this amazing animated film.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Oct 21, 2002
5/5 95% The Pianist (2002) The Pianist is Polanski's best film.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jan 16, 2003
5/5 91% Cidade de Deus (City of God) (2003) Part Godfather, part Lord of the Flies, City of God stings with a jolt of uncontrolled rage.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Mar 7, 2003
5/5 100% Modern Times (1936) Charlie Chaplin is the Orson Welles of comedy. One of his funniest silent films is Modern Times, a brilliant spoof on technology that's more stinging today than back in its 1936 release year.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jul 14, 2003
5/5 85% Kill Bill: Volume 1 (2003) Killer thriller.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Oct 12, 2003
5/5 93% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) The Return of the King totally rules.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Dec 18, 2003
5/5 76% Big Fish (2003) Big Fish is simply a magical catch.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jan 9, 2004
5/5 84% Kill Bill: Volume 2 (2004) Kill Bill, Vol. 2 is pure B-movie bliss. ‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Apr 15, 2004
4.5/5 69% The Grey Zone (2002) The Grey Zone is powerful, mesmerizing and disturbing.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Nov 9, 2002
4.5/5 84% Real Women Have Curves (2002) Not only does [Ferrera] have curves, but she also has big talent. Real Women is really great.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Nov 14, 2002
4.5/5 69% Treasure Planet (2002) Half Star Wars and half Classics Illustrated, Disney's Treasure Planet is a total blast, filled with animation dazzle and imaginative storytelling.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Dec 4, 2002
4.5/5 86% The Quiet American (2003) A haunting, rich film...[Fraser] and Caine blend beautifully with their sweet-and-sour mix of acting.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Feb 6, 2003
4.5/5 98% Spellbound (2002) It's all sharply captured to the letter in a new, captivating documentary. To spell it out, Spellbound is G-R-E-A-T.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 5, 2003
4.5/5 80% Open Range (2003) Open Range puts Kevin Costner at the reins of a terrific movie.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Aug 14, 2003
4.5/5 94% The Triplets of Belleville (2003) The Triplets of Belleville proves there's still plenty of life in hand-drawn animation.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Feb 12, 2004
4.5/5 93% Spider-Man 2 (2004) Spider-Man 2 swings‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jul 1, 2004
4.5/5 80% The Manchurian Candidate (2004) ...coldly gripping, if not down right scary.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Aug 4, 2004
B+ 66% Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002) As bright as a light saber, George Lucas strikes back with stunning imagery and the best ending yet to his popular series.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 14, 2002
4/5 73% The Piano Teacher (La Pianiste) (2001) The strong subject matter continues to shock throughout the film. Not everyone will play the dark, challenging tune taught by The Piano Teacher.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 20, 2002
4/5 50% Unfaithful (2002) Part drama, part thriller, "Unfaithful" is better than you might imagine. There are many subtle details and intriguing metaphors to Lyne's film that will engage the more faithful viewer.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 20, 2002
4/5 41% The Scorpion King (2002) The Scorpion King is more fun than Conan the Barbarian.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 20, 2002
4/5 74% The Cat's Meow (2001) The Cat's Meow is a purr-fect return to form for director Peter Bogdanovich. It's rich in the same flavor of his earlier films.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 20, 2002
4/5 34% Resident Evil (2002) Resident Evil is a rabid zombie thriller that splatters on the screen with gruesome joy. Intense, loud and fast-paced, this is the best video game-turned-movie ever.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jun 20, 2002
4/5 73% The Emperor's New Clothes (2002) The Emperor's New Clothes is a great movie-going fit.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jul 12, 2002
4/5 48% Eight Legged Freaks (2002) Prepare to go buggy over the pure icky, sticky fun of Eight Legged Freaks.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jul 18, 2002
4/5 80% Sunshine State (2002) The story feels more like a serious read, filled with heavy doses of always enticing Sayles dialogue.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Aug 1, 2002
4/5 83% Thirteen Conversations About One Thing (2001) The actors really draw you into their Conversations and make you want to know what their sentence in life will be.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Aug 22, 2002
4/5 66% Me Without You (2002) Michelle Williams really proves herself here. She's terrific in what could become her breakout role from television's Dawson's Creek.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Sep 2, 2002
4/5 93% Jane Goodall's Wild Chimpanzees (2002) ...the one thing this Wild film has that other Imax films don't: chimps, lots of chimps, all blown up to the size of a house. That's fun for kids of any age.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Oct 4, 2002
4/5 55% The Santa Clause 2 (2002) Marlon Brando has the Godfather, Laurence Olivier has Hamlet, and now Tim Allen has . . . Santa Claus.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Nov 1, 2002
4/5 82% Drumline (2002) Drumline has got the beat. This terrific film will have your feet tapping in movie-going joy.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Dec 12, 2002
4/5 78% 25th Hour (2003) Raw and edgy...Spike Lee is ticking again.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jan 10, 2003
4/5 44% Daredevil (2003) Splashier than X-Men, better than Spider-man, Daredevil is a marvel. Each frame is packed with comic-book joy.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Feb 13, 2003
4/5 71% Piglet's Big Movie (2003) Charming, warm and witty, the wonderful Pooh gang proves to be as entertaining as ever. . . Piglet's Big Movie is big, big fun.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Mar 20, 2003
4/5 64% Willard (2003) Crispin Glover is Willard. . .take delight biting into this tasty slice of horror cheese.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Mar 20, 2003
4/5 34% Levity (2003) Levity is that rare movie that possesses a soul.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Mar 20, 2003
4/5 78% Holes (2003) Rich in fun and chock full of mystery, audiences will really dig Holes .‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Apr 17, 2003
4/5 80% Ghosts of the Abyss (2003) James Cameron goes back to the same salty water and makes it fresh. . .Ghosts of the Abyss is a breathtaking success.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Apr 17, 2003
4/5 85% X2: X-Men United (2003) X2 perfectly marks the mutant spot.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted May 2, 2003
4/5 94% Lost in La Mancha (2003) Filled with humor and human drama, this La Mancha is an intriguing place for film lovers to get lost.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted May 2, 2003
4/5 96% Raising Victor Vargas (2003) Raising Victor Vargas displays a sweet intelligence. It has a gritty charm about itself .‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted May 2, 2003
4/5 73% The Matrix Reloaded (2003) The Matrix Reloaded is better than the original.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted May 15, 2003
4/5 96% Winged Migration (2003) The amazing imagery that fills the screen magically mixes a National Geographic special with the artistry of Fantasia and the awe of Koyaanisqatsi.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jul 6, 2003
4/5 56% Northfork (2003) You'll embrace Northfork - or you'll wish they'd flood the town sooner. What you won't deny is that you've seen something unique.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Jul 31, 2003
4/5 85% The Secret Lives of Dentists (2003) The Secret Lives of Dentists is a darkly fascinating exam of a family in decay.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Aug 28, 2003
4/5 67% Once upon a Time in Mexico (2003) Once Upon a Time in Mexico is a dizzy, outrageously creative, over-the-top opera of action mayhem.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Sep 13, 2003
4/5 56% Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003) The ultimate Looney Tunes.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Nov 14, 2003
4/5 66% The Last Samurai (2003) The Last Samurai is easily Tom Cruise's best film and performance in quite awhile.‐ Your Movies (cleveland.com)
Posted Dec 8, 2003