Harriet Waugh

Harriet Waugh
Harriet Waugh's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The Spectator
Publications: The Spectator

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
55% Valmont (1989) Milos Forman's film is a mere confection in comparison to Stephen Frear's one, but in the way that confections can give real entertainment. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2018
67% Le Château de Ma Mère (My Mother's Castle) (1990) Too soft-centered, too bucolically beautiful and too idealized for my taste. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2018
95% Matador (1986) Bizarre, funny and unexpected. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
64% The Addams Family (1991) Contrivances hand a little heavy but for the most part The Addams Family is highly enjoyable. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
78% Everybody's Fine (1990) I had great hopes that the film was going to develop into a thriller, but it was not to be. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
83% Trust (1991) A bizarre little love story. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
18% Life Stinks (1991) Lurches from a shocking reality into sentimentality and then to a finale in which it only takes a fairy Goddard to wave his lovely dollar wand and all the derelicts and poor of Los Angeles can live happily ever after in low-cost housing. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
96% Boyz n the Hood (1991) The story is laid out with the simplicity of a naive morality tale but is not in the least boring. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
57% Twenty-One (1991) Twenty-One, in a thoroughly tasteful manner, makes a voyeur of the viewer. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
63% The People Under The Stairs (1991) The film turns America's obsession with child abuse to humorous and gothic effect. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
89% Delicatessen (1992) Funny, imaginative, ghoulish and rather beautiful. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
90% Edward Scissorhands (1990) Watching the film is like turning the pages of a small child's book which has very pretty pictures and two lines of large print spelling out the story. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
64% The Rocketeer (1991) A fantasy adventure in the manner of Raiders of the Lost Ark, and for the most part it works. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
84% Let Him Have It (1991) This is deeply moving, and I nearly wept. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
88% The Commitments (1991) It is fun, warm, moving, lively -- an altogether enjoyable film. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
13% Curly Sue (1991) Everyone who has to do with it -- particularly John Hughes, the writer, director and producer of it -- should be ashamed. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
15% Suburban Commando (1991) A waste of celluloid. - The Spectator EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018