Jack Sommersby

Jack Sommersby
Jack Sommersby's reviews do not count toward the Tomatometer. This is not a Tomatometer-approved critic, and this critic's reviews are not published on a Tomatometer-approved publication.
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T-Meter Title | Year
1/4 25% Protocol (1984) A limp noodle of a political comedy. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
1.5/5 94% A Brief History of Time (1992) An enervating experience. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2018
2/5 4% Caddyshack II (1988) While a disgrace to the original, it's not altogether worthless. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
4/5 22% Money Train (1995) Snipes and Harrelson are a perfectly pairing in this high-class action picture. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2018
0/5 No Score Yet Stripped to Kill 2 (1989) A dreadful sequel to the okay original. Kay Lenz is sorely missed. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2018
1.5/5 No Score Yet Live Wire (1992) Pierce Brosnan's solidity can't overcome the dreadful material. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
4/5 44% Runaway (1984) Silly but enjoyable, with a 24-karat star performance from Tom Selleck. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet The Buddy System (1983) Slight but sweet. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2018
0.5/5 No Score Yet Cold Steel (1987) Atrociously written, directed, and edited. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2018
4/5 No Score Yet Inhumanwich! (2017) A wonderfully quirky, imaginative delight. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2018
5/5 88% Waco: The Rules of Engagement (1997) An intense, disturbing, harrowing documentary that will haunt your haunt you long after the ending credits have rolled. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
3.5/5 100% South Central (1992) Superior to the preachy, second-rate 'Boyz N' the Hood,' it's affecting and acute and blessed with a star-making performance by Glenn Plummer. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
4.5/5 64% Carried Away (1996) One of 1996's very best films, with outstanding performances from an affecting Dennis Hopper and a knockout Amy Locane. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
4/5 74% Jack & Sarah (1996) While hardly original, it's a light-hearted comedy/drama that boasts terrific lead performances by Richard E. Grant and Samantha Mathis. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
5/5 70% Dead Man (1995) The best film of 1996 and Jarmusch's masterpiece. Johnny Depp and Gary Farmer are outstanding. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
4/5 28% Dennis the Menace (1993) Mason Gamble is a revelation, Walter Matthau is priceless, and this buoyant comedy makes almost all the right moves. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
5/5 68% Flesh And Bone (1993) The best film of 1993. A devastating meditation on the consequences of conscience and memory. Quaid and Ryan and Caan are outstanding. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
4.5/5 70% Once Around (1990) Wonderfully entertaining and immensely touching. Dreyfuss and Hunter, both outstanding, enjoy the kind of indelible chemistry that was lacking in their previous outing, the dreadful 'Always'. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
4/5 31% Other People's Money (1991) Smart, colorful, well-executed stuff that boasts a career-best performance by De Vito as a foot-smaller Gordon Gekko. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
4/5 22% Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991) Mammothly entertaining stuff, with great chemistry between Rourke and Johnson providing the proceedings with a vital center that helps keep all the action rooted. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
5/5 92% Black Robe (1991) Far superior to 'Dances with Wolves,' it's fascinating, exciting, dramatically complex, and just plain wondrous to take in. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
4/5 75% Straight Out of Brooklyn (1991) Nothing groundbreaking or shatteringly insightful, but it's rough-edged texture and dramatic truth make it a far better bet than the overrated 'Boyz 'N the Hood'. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
2/5 47% Stephen King's 'Silver Bullet' (1985) Some astute widescreen cinematography and Busey's outstanding performance are its only real virtues. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet Serial Killing 101 (2004) A fun-filled comedy-chiller. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2016
3/5 No Score Yet Un Poliziotto scomodo (Convoy Busters, Australia) (1978) Inferior to 'Heroin Busters," but it's still watchable and recommendable. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2016
0/5 No Score Yet Motor Home Massacre (2005) Grade-Z slasher pic. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2016
1/5 No Score Yet Poison (2000) A lame psychological thriller that wastes the always-welcome Kari Wuhrer. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2016
3.5/5 No Score Yet Slayground (1984) Imperfect but colorful crime tale, with an excellent star performance by the always-welcome Peter Coyote. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2016
3/5 52% Friday the 13th, Part VI - Jason Lives (1986) A slight but satisfying black-comedy approach to the series, with Jennifer Cooke emerging as a down-to-earth screen treasure. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2015
1.5/5 96% House of Games (1987) Maladroit Mamet. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2015
3.5/5 No Score Yet Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996) A first-rate action thriller from writer/director Albert Pyun. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2015
4/5 45% Just One of the Guys (1985) A bright, funny reversal of 'Tootsie'. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2015
1.5/5 No Score Yet Net Games (2003) Ludicrous.Net - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2015
0/5 No Score Yet Nightmare at Noon (1987) A considerable waste of actors Wings Hauser and Bo Hopkins. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2015
1/5 26% The Golden Child (1986) A criminal waste of Eddie Murphy. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2015
1.5 No Score Yet Maximum Force (1992) Lackluster, painfully obvious stuff. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2015
3/5 No Score Yet Kid (1990) Unremarkable but enjoyable revenge tale. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2015
2/5 No Score Yet Girl in a Swing (1989) initially fascinating but eventually tedious. Meg Tilly shines, though. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2015
4/5 29% A New Life (1988) Writer/director/producer Alan Alda's finest. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2015
1.5/5 No Score Yet The Creature Wasn't Nice (1983) Soporific sci-fi spoof. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2015
3.5/5 No Score Yet Hard Country (1981) An unremarkable but superior version of 'Urban Cowboy." - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2015
0/5 No Score Yet Deceptions (1990) A smarmy Harry Hamlin in a vapid erotic thriller. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2015
1.5/5 No Score Yet Dream Lover (1986) Initially fascinating but inanely developed. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2015
1/5 No Score Yet Dudes (1987) The inadequate director Penelope Spheeris strikes out yet again. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2015
3/5 21% I Come in Peace (1990) Not-bad sci-fi actioner. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2015
1.5/5 28% The Punisher (1989) Flat and unexciting. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2015
3/5 15% One Good Cop (1991) An excellent Michael Keaton in one decent-enough movie. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2015
4/5 No Score Yet Heart (1987) A solid boxing movie with a surprisingly good performance by star Brad Davis. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2015
2/5 45% Home Run (2013) Didactic and predictable to the nth degree. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2015
1/5 No Score Yet McBain (1992) Tepid, lackluster action picture. - eFilmCritic.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2015