Glenn Abel

Glenn Abel
Glenn Abel's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Hollywood Reporter
Publications: Hollywood Reporter

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T-Meter Title | Year
97% Major Dundee (1965) Sam Peckinpah's crippled film plays best as a dry run for The Wild Bunch. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2005
88% No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) As good as it gets in music documentaries. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2005
75% Intervista (1984) Federico Fellini broke through all the walls he could find in 1987's delightfully jumbled Intervista. The maestro created a film about a film about a film. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2005
88% F for Fake (1974) Welcome to the philosophical fun house that is F for Fake, stuffed full of questions about the nature of art and authorship, illusion and reality, lies and truth. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2005
99% Dr. Strangelove Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) Stanley Kubrick's blackest of black comedies. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2004
97% The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) Sergio Leone's epic looks good, almost great, restored to its original running time. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2004
97% Alien (1979) Alien looks amazing, almost like a new film. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2004
5/5 No Score Yet For many fans and videophiles, the Indy Jones trilogy was the holy grail of DVD titles. Paramount met most of their high expectations with this whip-smart set. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2004
4/5 No Score Yet The four-disc set packs in 26 shows, more or less as they aired back in the day. The presentation is probably as good as it's going to get -- and it's good enough. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2004
93% The Lion King (1994) A crown jewel of modern Disney animation. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2003
100% The Gold Rush (1925) The Gold Rush has been delighting audiences for almost 80 years -- it's one of the flat-out funniest films made in the silent era or any other. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2003
92% The Great Dictator (1940) The film remains controversial to this day. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2003
96% Ran (1985) Kurosawa dares to edit Shakespeare's story lines, adding back stories and deleting major characters, but the motivations and emotions remain true. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2003
98% Throne of Blood (1957) Widely regarded as one of the most successful film adaptations of a Bard play. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2003
97% Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) Roger looks terrific after 15 years. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2003
89% 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea (1954) The talky 20,000 Leagues probably won't thrill kids fresh from The Matrix, but they may be interested to know that the Verne film was the effects marvel of its day. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2003
83% The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) By turns, creepy and cheesy, literate and vapid. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2003
94% The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) Today, wistful viewers might ask: Where are Klaatu and Gort when we need them most? - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2003