Jamie Broadnax

Jamie Broadnax
Jamie Broadnax's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Black Girl Nerds

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 66% Happy Death Day 2U (2019) This sequel comes with more laughs than the first film, is far less scary, and tonally appears more like a sci-fi mystery show on the Freeform network. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
3.5/5 45% What Men Want (2019) What the team of writers on 'What Men Want' gives Taraji P. Henson, is a veritable wonderland into the mind of men in an environment that often suppresses women. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2019
3/5 92% Little Monsters (2019) Lupita Nyong'o in a B-movie stylized horror comedy was the film I never knew I needed - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
3/5 44% Relive (2019) Although Relive's story structure and the plot is a bit messy at times, it's still compelling enough and interesting to watch through multiple viewings. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
4/5 100% Clemency (2019) 'Clemency' examines with integrity and truth - the emotional weight of a prison warden's duty of carrying out executions through this impactful story filled with groundbreaking performances. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
3.5/5 91% The Last Black Man in San Francisco (2019) 'The Last Black Man In San Francisco' is the kind of film you walk away from and have conversations with your friends for hours just trying to unpack it all. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2019
4.5/5 77% Late Night (2019) I found myself laughing through nearly every scene of this movie. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2019
4/5 58% After the Wedding (2019) The movie feels like a soap opera - but in a good way. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2019
2.5/5 37% Glass (2019) The plot to 'Glass' is as broken and splintery as Elijah's bones, but the 19-year-old payoff for 'Unbreakable' fans may be worth your time. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2019
2.5 14% An Acceptable Loss (2019) It's unacceptable that 'An Acceptable Loss' has strong cast with a weak script - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
3/5 45% Second Act (2018) The chemistry between Lopez and Remini is palpable and every scene with them in it is golden. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2018
2.5/5 66% Vice (2018) Vice delivers some impressive performances, but as a narrative, there's room for improvement. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 17, 2018
3.5/5 62% Bird Box (2018) Bird Box keeps you on the edge-of-your-seat, and often times you, too, want to look away. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2018
5/5 78% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Julie Andrews would be proud of Emily Blunt's impeccable portrayal. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2018
3/5 27% Mortal Engines (2018) The film felt like an attraction at Universal Studios, and all I needed was some steampunk goggles to wear with me on the ride. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2018
3/5 96% Roma (2018) Roma tackles political context, race, ethnicity, and social class and although it manages to slip into the ethnic menial labor trope through its character Cleo, it does present an artful depiction of the social underclass through visual metaphors. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2018
4/5 59% Vox Lux (2018) Vox Lux takes a melancholic turn that deeply resonates with the viewer - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2018
3/5 40% Blood Brother (2018) Now that we know what Trey Songz can do in gritty cop thrillers, let's see what he can do in dramatic roles that challenge his range - I think he can do it. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2018
4/5 50% Pimp (2018) 'Pimp' presents in an unfiltered way, a stirring look at the life of a female pimp, and the challenges she undergoes to get what she needs. It's a film that sticks with you. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2018
3.5/5 57% The Grinch (2018) The Grinch delivers a delightful story about valiance, compassion, and friendship. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
2/5 23% Here and Now (Blue Night) (2018) The storytelling of 'Here and Now' drifts as arbitrarily as its lead protagonist does walking the streets of New York City. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018
3/5 61% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Rami Malek, drenched with charisma and sex appeal embodied Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. He didn't portray him nor imitate him. He was him. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
3/5 100% Been So Long (2018) I'm giving this film a pass because the leads are what make the movie, everything else around them needs a bit more work. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
4/5 99% The Guilty (Den skyldige) (2018) Jakob Cedergren's performance is the reason why this film is so compelling. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2018
1.5/5 10% Look Away (2018) If you're expecting to see something different while watching this, then perhaps you should look away and find something else. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
4/5 65% Stella's Last Weekend (2018) I now want to see more films starring the Wolff brothers as leads. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
3.5/5 50% Trouble (2018) With heavyweights like Huston and Pullman going at it scene-by-scene, you're drawn to their presence on camera and they give the movie some seasoning. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2018
3/5 39% Hell Fest (2018) 'Hell Fest' is not exactly a groundbreaking horror film, but its ending will shock you. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2018
3/5 92% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) It's a story you wouldn't believe to be true unless you see it, and after watching [Redford's] adaptation, it's easy to understand how and why Tucker was so efficacious at being successful as a career criminal. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2018
3.5/5 No Score Yet 1 Angry Black Man (2018) An impactful film that deals with cerebral discussions around race, class, and society through the lens of liberal arts students. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2018
4/5 100% Little Woods (2019) In the film 'Little Woods', Tessa Thompson executes one of the best performances of her career. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
3.5/5 71% Nappily Ever After (2018) Nappily Ever After is a story that we may have seen before in one form or another - but is still one worth retelling in its own way. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2018
3.5/5 91% The Weekend (2018) Sasheer Zamata finally got a chance to deliver comedy in a way she wasn't able to do on SNL and we see her fully for the talented comedian that she is. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2018
4/5 89% Love, Gilda (2018) The film highlights the funny and levity of Gilda's life, which is what we know her most for. And it is likely that the funny - turning the bad into good - is exactly what she wants to be known for. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2018
4/5 91% Widows (2018) Widows has a slow start but buffers out its screentime with an awesome finish. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2018
3/5 88% First Man (2018) First Man provides an experience for the viewer that goes beyond just telling the story of Armstrong but seeing and feeling it through his perspective. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
2/5 59% The Front Runner (2018) The Front Runner feels like it was made 20 years too late. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2018
4/5 43% Where Hands Touch (2018) A film that shows love conquers all - and still can be found, even in the most demoralizing conditions. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2018
3.5/5 98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) Can You Ever Forgive Me? is delightful and brings us an alluring true story - far from the fiction that any author can possibly imagine. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2018
5/5 13% Life Itself (2018) You may want to keep some tissues on hand while watching Life Itself. The tears will flow and there's no way to stop them. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2018
2/5 58% White Boy Rick (2018) White Boy Rick suffers from the disease of a movie that lacks charisma. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
2/5 72% Destroyer (2018) Destroyer takes its time in telling the audience what it wants to say and by the time we finally get to the point, we don't care. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
81% Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018) 'Fahrenheit 11/9' doesn't take a side. It takes a stand against the hypocrisy of our democracy. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
2/5 50% Touch Me Not (2019) A plot that meanders aimlessly trying to figure out exactly what it is trying to be. Whether that be a pretentious sexploitation flick or a woman going through a mid-life crisis - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2018
3.5/5 26% The Nun (2018) The Nun has exactly the kind of gothic flavor you are looking for in a contemporary horror film. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2018
4/5 91% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Crazy Rich Asians reminded me why I love the rom-com genre so much. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2018
4.5/5 45% The Meg (2018) There were moments I forgot to breathe while watching The Meg. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2018
3/5 89% Skate Kitchen (2018) While Skate Kitchen proves to potentially be a compelling story centered around a unique subculture of skater girls, I wish it had a more impactful ending. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2018
3/5 29% Shock and Awe (2018) Shock And Awe hasits share of some minor storytelling flaws - but executes a relevant reflection on the state of journalism. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2018
4/5 84% Under the Tree (Undir trénu) (2018) Under The Tree sets you up on a ride that begins with light comedy and meanders to a horrifying twist that causes the wheels to fall off. - Black Girl Nerds EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018