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Jack Giroux

Jack Giroux
Jack Giroux's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Bullz-Eye.com, Film School Rejects, The Film Stage, We Got This Covered

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4.5/5 85%

Jackie (2016)

"Director Pablo Larraín and screenwriter Noah Oppenheim have crafted a dazzling 99-minute drama." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Dec 1, 2016
3.5/5 60%

Allied (2016)

"Allied is one of [Zemeckis'] more human and tangible movies yet. It's also his most purely enjoyable film since Cast Away." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Nov 22, 2016
3/5 70%

Bleed For This (2016)

"Vinny's story is an inspiring one, and it's told with enough passion and punch to make up for its often overt familiarity." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Nov 17, 2016
4.5/5 93%

Arrival (2016)

"Arrival is arguably the most emotional, thought-provoking and visceral experience [Villeneuve has] crafted yet." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Nov 10, 2016
4/5 76%

In a Valley of Violence (2016)

"In a Valley of Violence is just great entertainment with real stakes, big laughs [and] exceptional performances." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Oct 22, 2016
4/5 38%

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)

"The action scenes are uniformly confident... but there's a relationship Jack Reacher has in the film that shows a side of Cruise we haven't seen in a long time." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Oct 20, 2016
3.5/5 73%

The Birth of a Nation (2016)

"At his finest moments as a director, Parker's close-ups are impossible to shake." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Oct 7, 2016
4/5 81%

American Honey (2016)

"This coming-of-age tale is extra light on plot, but it has no shortage of energy or passion." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Sep 29, 2016
3.5/5 63%

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)

"Burton works up some small, charming wonders with this heartfelt piece of spectacle." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Sep 29, 2016
3.5/5 63%

Snowden (2016)

"Snowden is another fine addition to Oliver Stone's filmography, fitting in nicely with JFK, Born on the Fourth of July and other films about trying to be a good American." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Sep 15, 2016
3/5 43%

The Hollars (2016)

"Krasinski's sophomore effort is a compelling and kind-hearted, albeit familiar, tale about returning home." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Sep 8, 2016
4/5 79%

The Intervention (2016)

"DuVall's grasp on tone is just another one of the many strengths she exhibits as a filmmaker with this genuine, often comforting movie." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Aug 25, 2016
3.5/5 83%

Sausage Party (2016)

"A really funny, crass and often thoughtful comedy that doesn't overstay its welcome." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Aug 11, 2016
3.5/5 84%

Star Trek Beyond (2016)

"The Justin Lin-directed sequel quickly gets the crew back on track by delivering a very entertaining and often kind-hearted summer movie." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Jul 21, 2016
4/5 69%

The Infiltrator (2016)

"The Infiltrator is an assured piece of filmmaking that spins a familiar tale extremely well." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Jul 14, 2016
3.5/5 78%

The Shallows (2016)

"When Nancy is facing off against the shark, Collet-Serra gives the character and audience little breathing room." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Jun 23, 2016
3/5 47%

Free State of Jones (2016)

"The film is often unwieldy, narratively speaking, but it's also not without passion, telling a story that is frequently more brutal than inspiring." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Jun 23, 2016
4/5 56%

The Neon Demon (2016)

"A beautiful, hypnotic nightmare that goes to some comical, horrifying and unexpected places." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Jun 23, 2016
C 41%

Oldboy (2013)

"Lee's remake will strike a cord with unfamiliar audiences, but, for the most part, it's a hit-and-miss effort that comes close to good results." ‐The Film Stage
Posted Jun 21, 2016
3.5/5 80%

The Conjuring 2 (2016)

"James Wan's sequel manages to capture the spirit of the first film ... and takes the series and its two protagonists in a chilling new direction." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Jun 9, 2016
2/5 48%

X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

"X-Men: Apocalypse comes from the 'more is more' school of thought, and though it's [Singer's] biggest X-Men film to date, it's also his most disappointing." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted May 25, 2016
2/5 58%

Money Monster (2016)

"The thriller isn't without its moments, but they all add up to a tonally awkward and emotionally distant experience." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted May 12, 2016
4.5/5 90%

A Bigger Splash (2016)

"A Bigger Splash is a richly made and thoughtful character study, and one that'll probably grow deeper with each viewing." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted May 5, 2016
4.5/5 91%

Green Room (2016)

"Green Room has a raw, unflinching spirit to it - one that's always exciting to watch, despite the brutality of it all." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Apr 28, 2016
2/5 20%

I Saw the Light (2016)

"Despite a compelling performance leading the way, I Saw the Light is yet another biopic that doesn't dig deep enough into its subject." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Mar 24, 2016
4.5/5 84%

Midnight Special (2016)

"As reserved as Midnight Special can be, it's also an often dazzling experience." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Mar 17, 2016
2/5 59%

The Program (2016)

"Despite a committed lead performance from Ben Foster, Frears' drama is an obvious and frustrating depiction of ambition and obsession." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Mar 17, 2016
3.5/5 95%

Eye In The Sky (2016)

"Hood and Hibbert show the nuts and bolts involved in calling for a drone strike, and it's suspenseful, inherently dramatic and sometimes terrifying to watch unfold." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Mar 9, 2016
3.5/5 54%

Triple 9 (2016)

"Triple 9 is a more conventional picture from [John Hillcoat], but as proven with Lawless, he knows how to spin a familiar tale well." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Feb 25, 2016
B 75%

Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

"Age of Ultron is almost exactly the movie you expect." ‐The Film Stage
Posted Feb 23, 2016
B- 29%

Burying the Ex (2015)

"A modest return-to-form [for Joe Dante]." ‐The Film Stage
Posted Feb 22, 2016
C- 90%

Bone Tomahawk (2015)

"Unlike great westerns that have come before it, Bone Tomahawk isn't one that takes its time to develop its character and story." ‐The Film Stage
Posted Feb 22, 2016
4/5 91%

The Witch (2016)

"The Witch is an expertly crafted look into madness, religion and why you probably shouldn't take a stroll in the woods." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Feb 18, 2016
2/5 23%

Zoolander 2 (2016)

"A lot of jokes get run into the ground in Zoolander 2, and while Stiller's sequel isn't without its moments, it fails to live up to its predecessor's higher standards." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Feb 11, 2016
3.5/5 92%

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015)

"Even before Han and Chewie appear - and what a wonderful reveal it is - The Force Awakens is undeniably a Star Wars movie." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Dec 17, 2015
3/5 65%

Krampus (2015)

"A darkly funny Christmas film that features some solid laughs, playful set pieces and a fantastic use of practical effects." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Dec 3, 2015
4/5 80%

Macbeth (2015)

"The battle sequences are impressive on a technical level, but how the director tackles the interior conflicts is just as powerful, if not more so." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Dec 3, 2015
1.5/5 24%

Victor Frankenstein (2015)

"Director Paul McGuigan's reimagining is a bad movie, but it's one that's lucky enough to have James McAvoy in the lead role." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Nov 24, 2015
3/5 61%

Legend (2015)

"The real draw of Legend is Tom Hardy... He's funny, frightening, sensitive and conflicted as the two brothers, both completely three-dimensional characters that Hardy beautifully brings to life." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Nov 19, 2015
A- 90%

The Lobster (2016)

"Yorgos Lanthimos' The Lobster is maybe the most romantic movie of the year. Or maybe it's the most depressing. Or perhaps it's the most funny. Actually, it's all of those things." ‐The Film Stage
Posted Oct 5, 2015
4.5/5 92%

The Martian (2015)

"The Martian [is] a thrilling, human and moving sci-fi picture that is easily the most emotionally engaging film Ridley Scott has made in a long time." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Oct 4, 2015
A- 90%

The Lobster (2016)

"Yorgos Lanthimos' The Lobster is maybe the most romantic movie of the year." ‐Film School Rejects
Posted Sep 29, 2015
4/5 89%

Mississippi Grind (2015)

"The tropes of gambling films are well-established, and writing/directing duo Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck aren't afraid to acknowledge those conventions in their newest and deeply human film." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Sep 24, 2015
2/5 73%

Everest (2015)

"Everest is just as competently made as [Kormákur's] two action thrillers, and yet strangely, it's also as emotionally distant and perfunctory." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Sep 17, 2015
B+ 94%

Sicario (2015)

"Denis Villeneuve is, unquestionably, one of the most exciting directors working today." ‐Film School Rejects
Posted Sep 14, 2015
3.5/5 64%

The Visit (2015)

"This is back-to-basics stuff for Shyamalan, showing the director at his most relaxed and confident in years." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Sep 10, 2015
39%

She's Funny That Way (2015)

"She's Funny That Way is a breath of fresh air and a big ball of energy." ‐Film School Rejects
Posted Aug 27, 2015
79%

The Mend (2015)

"The Mend shows Josh Lucas at his most present and alive. It's an electric performance in an electrifying film." ‐Film School Rejects
Posted Aug 27, 2015
4/5 79%

Z For Zachariah (2015)

"All three performances are exceptional, especially Robbie, who commands the screen, expressing such maturity and confidence as a performer. " ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Aug 27, 2015
2.5/5 13%

Sinister 2 (2015)

"Although [the] sequel doesn't reach the bar set by its predecessor, it comes close at times." ‐Bullz-Eye.com
Posted Aug 20, 2015
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