Jamie Righetti

Jamie Righetti
Jamie Righetti's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): indieWire Film School Rejects Nonfics

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T-Meter Title | Year
100% How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1967) The story might be familiar, but watching The Grinch tiptoe around to "You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch" always brings a surge of fuzzy nostalgia every Christmas season that never seems to get old. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2018
C+ 83% Mohawk (2018) There's a lot about Mohawk that simply doesn't work. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2018
B+ 82% What Keeps You Alive (2018) Despite a few predictable beats, "What Keeps You Alive" offers plenty of effective jolts, helped along by the chemistry between leads Anderson and Allen. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
A- 62% Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation is a summer treat worth savoring, and a reminder that if we can see past our differences, we'll find we're not that different after all. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2018
B+ 69% Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss By Passing Through the Gateway Chosen By the Holy Storsh (2018) The key to happiness might not be found in a dirty old bathtub in Los Angeles, but 7 Stages is still guaranteed to put a smile on your face. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2018
A- 88% Cargo (2018) From Romero's original zombie series to the films it inspired, this type of horror succeeds when it laces its scares with biting social commentary, and Cargo utilizes this formula to great success. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2018
9/10 93% The Endless (2018) The Endless isn't just terrific - it's poised to be that breakout genre hit that It Follows and The Babadook were in past years. - Slashfilm EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
B- 16% Blumhouse's Truth or Dare (2018) Truth or Dare doesn't aspire to groundbreaking heights, but it's got just the right mix of laughs and scares to keep viewers engaged with the ridiculous concept they signed up to watch. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2018
84% The Divine Order (Die göttliche Ordnung) (2017) The Divine Order is a sweet slice of history that rewards the frustrations brought on by the sexism the women consistently battle with their eventual triumph in the end. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2017
C 17% Friend Request (2017) While Friend Request dives deep into the darker side to social addiction, and how it transforms us as a society and as individuals, it's too shallow of a film to have any true impact. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
C+ 34% American Assassin (2017) Still, passive audiences seeking pure escapism will find the bare minimum of fast action and ass-kicking mandated by the movie's formula. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
B- 70% Annabelle: Creation (2017) It might not be another Conjuring, but [Annabelle: Creation] manages to channel the appeal of the franchise well enough to keep its blood flowing until the next installment. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017
86% Thumper (2017) A dark and subversive thriller that exposes the underbelly of crime and poverty not for shock value but instead to expose the uncomfortable parallels between our tidy lives and the messy secrets we try to keep locked inside. - Film School Rejects EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2017
B- 91% Lowlife (2018) A messy but ultimately interesting look a a group of downtrodden individuals who get mixed up in an organ harvesting scheme. - indieWire EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 21, 2017
41% Phoenix Forgotten (2017) Phoenix Forgotten is the perfect Friday night escape, a movie that succeeds without the pressures of landing a shocking twist or impressing with gross out gore. - Film School Rejects EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
86% The Autopsy of Jane Doe (2016) Fans won't be disappointed by its scares and secrets. - Film School Rejects EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2016
40% Batman: The Killing Joke (2016) Although it faithfully captures the stunning art style of Brian Bolland, the source material itself just feels outdated. - Film School Rejects EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2016