James Hughes

James Hughes
James Hughes's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Stop Smiling
Publications: Stop Smiling

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
92% The Cool School (2008) Neville's film shows, in effect, how deliberate the founding of an art movement can be. But also how thrilling it is for those at the eye of the storm. - Stop Smiling EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2017
94% De Palma (2016) For over 100 deliriously entertaining minutes, De Palma unspools like a mixtape of the master's most arresting flourishes and set pieces. All killer, no filler. - The Ringer EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2017
90% United 93 (2006) Above all, one truth remains: the sacrifice of the 40 passengers on Flight 93 is truly remarkable. The film portrays their courage in the face of staggering odds in its own subjective and respectful way. It achieves what it wants as a film. - Stop Smiling EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2014
97% The Earrings of Madame De... (Madame de...) (1954) Such movement is what influenced a young Stanley Kubrick, whose visual structure -- graceful tracking shots and medium coverage punctured by rare but arresting inserts -- is a descendant of Ophüls. - Stop Smiling EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2014