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James Verniere

James Verniere

Agrees with the Tomatometer 74% of the time.

James Verniere's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Boston Herald

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
D 43% Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016) "Jane Austen spins in grave. Dreck. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Feb 5, 2016
B 80% Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) "Fun, but It's the same movie over again. I've had enough dumplings, thanks. Ski-doosh. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
B 30% Mojave (2016) "Film noir enthusiasts should get a kick out of Poe Dameron playing Max Cady. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
B plus 100% 2016 Oscar Nominated Shorts - Animated (2016) "These mostly accomplished Oscar nominated shorts display more diversity than the #OscarSoWhite nominees. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
B minus 59% The Finest Hours (2016) "Casey Affleck is the best thing about this Cape Cod-set, true-rescue-story film. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 29, 2016
D 17% The 5th Wave (2016) "Low rent knockoff The 5th Wave is boring teenage wasteland. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 22, 2016
A minus 95% Son of Saul (2015) "A harrowing and unique Holocaust film from Hungarian Laszlo Nemes. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 22, 2016
A minus 96% 45 Years (2015) "Brit veterans Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay triumph in drama about a marriage. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 22, 2016
B plus 11% The Forest (2016) "If you like J-horror, you're going to like this nifty, little Japan-set hybrid. The talented and appealing Dormer plays American twins. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 8, 2016
A 82% The Revenant (2015) "Spectacular, mind-boggling imagery. DiCaprio is towering. A triumph of cinema art. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jan 8, 2016
A minus 88% The Big Short (2015) "As entertaining as it is infuriating. Hilarious and horrifying. Best ensemble of the year. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
A minus 93% Carol (2015) "Intoxicating, romantic. Blanchett and Mara are year's most romantic couple. Beautifully filmed in Super 16mm. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
A minus 60% Joy (2015) "Jennifer Lawrence is this generation's greatest female lead. Here's why. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
A minus 75% The Hateful Eight (2015) "A violent, profane Western with operatic monologues as well as blood and guts. Another great Tarantino cast. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 28, 2015
B plus 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) "A return to the levity of the original trilogy. Ford is as good with zingers as he is with blasters. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 16, 2015
B 70% The Danish Girl (2015) "Tepid, pretty, sugarcoated biopic. Vikander makes it worth seeing. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 11, 2015
B 80% Macbeth (2015) "Spectacular looking, full of less sound than fury, signifying not very much. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 11, 2015
A minus 73% Youth (2015) "Ravishing, elegant, elegiac, no one evokes the great tradition of Italian cinema like Sorrentino. Fonda blazes. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 11, 2015
A- 60% Fat (2015) "Rodriguez just slays this role. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 8, 2015
A minus 77% The Good Dinosaur (2015) "The Good Dinosaur is fun and spectacular-looking. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 25, 2015
A minus 94% Creed (2015) "The best "Rocky" film since the original. Stallone is Oscar caliber. Jordan is a star. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 25, 2015
C 26% Victor Frankenstein (2015) "Did you say, Eye-gor? More like eyesore. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 25, 2015
A minus 91% Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict (2015) "She called the Guggenheim, "My uncle's garage." She was the link between two art continents. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 20, 2015
A minus 72% Trumbo (2015) "Fascinating piece of Hollywood history. Cranston is in the Oscar race. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 20, 2015
C 70% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) "Not quite as bad as 1, still very bad. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 20, 2015
D 20% Love the Coopers (2015) "Move over Christmas with the Kranks. Another ghastly holiday season entry. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 13, 2015
B 43% The 33 (2015) "A workman-like, if not inspired, tale of survival with a great international cast. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 13, 2015
A minus 98% Brooklyn (2015) "The entire enterprise, a 1950s-era struggling immigrant's tale, rests upon Ronan's shoulders, and she triumphs. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 13, 2015
B plus 31% By The Sea (2015) "An intriguing and picturesque evocation of the Euro art films of the 1960s and '70s about a married couple wrestling with their demons. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 13, 2015
A minus 95% The Wonders (2015) "A decidedly Felliniesque coming of age effort. Mind the buckets. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 6, 2015
A minus 96% Spotlight (2015) "Remember newspaper movies? Here's a great one. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 6, 2015
A minus 87% The Peanuts Movie (2015) "Welcome back, Charlie Brown, even in 3D. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 6, 2015
B 64% Spectre (2015) "A disappointment after Skyfall, but it has its moments. The cast is terrific, although Dench is tough act to follow. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 6, 2015
B 44% Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (2015) "Better than expected zombie movie spoof. Gory, fun and funny. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 31, 2015
D 13% Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (2015) "Idiotic, not really in 3D, a ripoff. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 24, 2015
B minus 96% Room (2015) "Fresh, just barely. Beautifully acted miserabilist slog. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 23, 2015
C plus 8% Rock the Kasbah (2015) "The Bill Murray magic just cannot save this beautifully shot mess. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 23, 2015
A minus 61% Extraordinary Tales (2015) "Garcia brings these classic Poe tales to life with the notable aid of atmospheric score by Sergio de la Puente. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 23, 2015
C minus 16% The Last Witch Hunter (2015) "When did Vin Diesel start making Nic Cage movies? " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 23, 2015
C minus 86% Steve Jobs (2015) "Will these people ever shut up? Jobs film is hijacked by Aaron Sorkin screenplay. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 16, 2015
B plus 69% Crimson Peak (2015) "This Gothic Hitchcock-Poe mash-up is a feast for the eyes. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 16, 2015
B 91% 99 Homes (2015) "Shannon is brilliant as the real estate Mephistopheles in miserabalist drama. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 2, 2015
A minus 93% Sicario (2015) "French-Canadian auteur Denis Villeneuve and a brilliant cast score with this powerful crime drama. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 2, 2015
A 92% The Martian (2015) "The Right Stuff for a new generation. Cinema legend Ridley Scott and Matt Damon deliver a film we will watch over and over again. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 2, 2015
B minus 85% The Walk (2015) "Sometimes stunning, and a game, if also miscast, Gordon-Levitt, but technical issues often interfere with the experience. IMAX 3D is a roll of the dice in this city. You often lose. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Sep 30, 2015
A minus 86% A Brilliant Young Mind (2015) "Bungled ending, but a great, stylish, brilliantly cast film about math prodigy. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Sep 25, 2015
A minus 70% Pawn Sacrifice (2015) "Chess as a Cold War battlefield. I love this Ed Zwick film. Maguire Schreiber, Stuhlbarg, Rabe and Sarsgaard are great. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Sep 25, 2015
B minus 60% The Intern (2015) "Are you ready for more blubbering from Anne Hathaway? De Niro is fine, but film is full of cliches and 20 minutes too long. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Sep 25, 2015
C minus 83% Goodnight Mommy (2015) "An arty piece of torture porn. Good luck if you guess the twist immediately as I did. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Sep 25, 2015
A minus 96% The Second Mother (Que Horas Ela Volta?) (2015) "A great performance by Regina Case as the film's put-upon heroine and a telling look at class divides. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Sep 18, 2015
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