James Fletcher

James Fletcher
James Fletcher's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): FILMINK (Australia)
Publications: FILMINK (Australia)

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
16/20 100% Penguin Highway (2019) ...a unique, beautifully entertaining and wholly original film. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2018
18/20 85% Star Trek Beyond (2016) ...a bold, entertaining spectacle... - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2016
90% When Marnie Was There (2015) When Marnie Was There is by no means Ghibli's finest work, but it does inspire that unique Ghibli sense of wonder, warmth and elegance. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2015
88% The Wind Rises (2014) While critics and historians can debate the narrative's moral ambiguity, or lack thereof, the film's magic derives from an old director's memories of younger, more hopeful days. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2014
80% A Letter to Momo (2014) Although the film may lack the charm found in similar offerings, it pulls genuine emotional punches that only enhance its sense of wonder. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2013
85% Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) Star Trek Into Darkness is a big film, building on the foundations of its predecessor and holding true to the nature of the franchise. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2013
88% Cane Toads: The Conquest (2012) Entertaining, eye-opening and irreverent, this doco's true genius lies in its ability to capture the humour of real Aussies affected by the cane toad. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2011
41% Faster (2010) While it sticks to the formula of a revenge thriller, the characters are fully realised, surprisingly transforming this into a compelling human drama. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2011
24% The Dilemma (2011) The problem is that, like its primary characters, the film itself is emotionally damaged, trying too hard to be likeable and coming across too serious and dysfunctional for its own good. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 12, 2011
16% Skyline (2010) Compared with the recent spate of sci-fi films such as District 9, Star Trek and most of Roland Emmerich's disaster films, Skyline struggles to live up to its own expectations, bereft as it is of any humour or soul. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2010
88% Let Me In (2010) A thoughtful and compelling horror film boosted by the astounding performances of the two young lead actors. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2010