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Harlan Jacobson

Harlan Jacobson
Harlan Jacobson's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film Comment Magazine, TV Guide

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
88% The Big Short (2015) The Big Short is the truth-telling picture of the year. It puts beautifully shaded characters in guy comedy mode into an Altman-esque narrative, shot counter to type by Ken Loach's cinematographer, Barry Ackroyd.‐ Film Comment Magazine
Read More | Posted Jan 4, 2016
4/4 86% The Master (2012) Anderson has achieved his mid-century epic, and in its pure 65mm sumptuousness, the great American movie.‐ Boston Phoenix
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2013
3/4 86% Get Shorty (1995) This Hollywood is the one we want to believe exists: no film school snots here, no MBA's, no dock-worker philosophers-turned-screenwriters. Just a town full of second-rate swindlers where a clear-eyed racketeer can keep his eye on the ball and rise.‐ TV Guide
Read More | Posted May 7, 2008
3/4 87% To Die For (1995) Like Roseanne, Gus Van Sant refuses to compromise his trademark smarty-pants assault on storybook America.‐ TV Guide
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2008
3/4 90% Leaving Las Vegas (1995) It's a relief when so dark a film refuses to preach, trusting the viewer to draw his own conclusions about the roots of America's self-destructive funk.‐ TV Guide
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2008