Gerry Shamray

Gerry Shamray
Tomatometer-approved critic
Official Websites: sunnews.com

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 76% L'Auberge Espagnole (2003) Imagine an average episode of Friends with subtitles, more sex and less laughs. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2003
3.5/5 80% The Spirit of '76 (1990) You might get a campish kick from The Spirit of '76...Where else can you find a film that has teen idol David Cassidy sharing time with new wave fave Devo? - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2003
3/5 60% Down With Love (2003) The blushing-red double entendres are more colorful than the sets and costumes. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 15, 2003
4/5 73% The Matrix Reloaded (2003) The Matrix Reloaded is better than the original. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 15, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2003
3/5 41% The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003) The Movie has the same tone and feel as the cable-TV show and should thrill little girls everywhere. Parents should do OK, too. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2003
3.5/5 65% Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (Kaubôi Bibappu: Tengoku no Tobira) (2003) Bebop does deliver quite a bit of lively animated action. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2003
4/5 85% X2: X-Men United (2003) X2 perfectly marks the mutant spot. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2003
3.5/5 81% Tully (2002) Best to just pick up a blade of grass and chew on it while absorbing the scenic imagery and natural acting of a strong cast. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2003
4/5 77% Holes (2003) Rich in fun and chock full of mystery, audiences will really dig Holes . - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2003
3.5/5 42% China: The Panda Adventure (2001) Each stunning scene is a delicious sight, filled with gorgeous, lush landscapes. . .Just open your eyes and say, "A-a-a-ah." - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2003
3.5/5 11% A Man Apart (2003) Diesel proves himself in a stronger role and grittier story. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2003
4/5 34% Levity (2003) Levity is that rare movie that possesses a soul. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2003
4/5 70% 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2003
3/5 61% Gerry (2003) If you check Gerry out at the cinema, at least you won't have to worry if you need to use the restroom. Damon and Affleck still will be wandering lost in the same desert when you get back to your seat. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2003
2.5/5 19% The Jungle Book 2 (2003) Truth is this Jungle isn't so wild. At least small children will enjoy its tame spirit. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2003
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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2003
1.5/5 9% Darkness Falls (2003) The filmmakers are more in the dark than the one-dimensional characters that fill this chilled chiller. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2003
3.5/5 48% Final Destination 2 (2003) Final Destination 2" is a real scream. This sequel to the surprise 2000 hit will jolt you yet tickle your funny bone with its audacity and grand flair. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2003
2/5 8% Kangaroo Jack (2003) Kangaroo Jack falls flat more than it bounces. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2003
5/5 95% The Pianist (2002) The Pianist is Polanski's best film. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2003
4/5 78% 25th Hour (2003) Raw and edgy...Spike Lee is ticking again. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2003
2.5/5 80% The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002) With little wit and a routine story, it's hard to imagine any reason to get wild about The Wild Thornberrys Movie. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2002
2/5 21% Empire (2002) There isn't a redeeming character to be found in Empire which makes it awfully hard to enjoy. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2002
3/5 27% Analyze That (2002) [Crystal and De Niro] manage to squeeze out some good laughs but not enough to make this silly con job sing. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2002
4.5/5 69% The Grey Zone (2002) The Grey Zone is powerful, mesmerizing and disturbing. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2002
2/5 49% Femme Fatale (2002) It's hard to imagine that a movie starring the leggy Rebecca Romijn-Stamos as its Femme Fatale could be boring. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2002
3.5/5 64% Below (2002) Thanks to strong acting and low-key direction, Below stays above water in atmosphere and suspense. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2002
1/5 26% Formula 51 (2002) Formula 51 has dulled your senses faster and deeper than any recreational drug on the market. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2002
3.5/5 71% The Ring (2002) The Ring is a surprisingly effective creeper. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2002
5/5 97% Spirited Away (2002) Prepare to be Spirited Away by this amazing animated film. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2002
2/5 21% The Tuxedo (2002) The Tuxedo proves to be missing a few buttons as a satisfying action flick. The likable Chan looks surprisingly out of fashion in this poorly designed vehicle. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2002
3.5/5 88% The Komediant (2000) The Komediant is a tale worth catching. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2002
1/5 No Score Yet Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002) Yes, Ballistic is silly. Unfortunately, it's not silly fun unless you enjoy really bad movies. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2002
3.5/5 38% Sweet Home Alabama (2002) It's hard not to be seduced by [Witherspoon's] charisma, even in this run-of-the-mill vehicle, because this girl knows how to drive it to the max. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2002
3.5/5 85% Elling (2002) Elling is a light but self-sufficient comedy. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2002
2.5/5 66% My Wife Is an Actress (2002) The situation and humor are sitcom quality at best. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2002
3.5/5 64% Possession (2002) The performances are strong, though the subject matter demands acting that borders on hammy at times. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2002
3.5/5 51% Simone (2002) Simone is as appealing to watch as the sexy virtual siren herself. A little empty-headed, sure, but still cheerful fun. - Your Movies (cleveland.com) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 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) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2002