Jasmine Lim

Jasmine Lim
Jasmine Lim's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The New Paper (Singapore)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2.5/5 72% Teen Spirit (2019) Fanning is adequate but something also rings rather hollow, and she lacks the charisma needed to draw the audience in. Instead, it is Buric's poignant, raw take that gives Teen Spirit its emotional depth. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2019
2/5 34% King of Thieves (2019) What King Of Thieves truly manages to do is to rob you of almost two hours of your time. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2019
2/5 30% The Curse of La Llorona (2019) Originality is not its forte, as all it does is stitch together popular and time-tested horror movie tropes and stick a new title on it. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2019
2/5 15% After (2019) The performances are spotty and half-hearted, even the most serious of lines are laughable. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2019
3.5/5 89% Missing Link (2019) This charming family film is also a lesson in friendship, empathy and identity. And on a deeper level, a witty and deft dismantling of British colonialism. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet P Storm (2019) Raymond Lam's enigmatic villain who steals the show. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2019
2.5/5 57% The Highwaymen (2019) The Highwaymen is slow-moving and the dialogue is forgettable. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2019
3/5 73% Dragged Across Concrete (2019) Gibson returns to the big screen to play yet another cop with a questionable mental state, delivering a performance that is steady and restrained. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
2.5/5 57% The Hummingbird Project (2019) The Hummingbird Project gets too esoteric for its own good. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2019
4/5 89% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) Such a heartwarming and well-made movie does not often come around, and this is one both young ones and adults will enjoy. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2019
4/5 80% At Eternity's Gate (2018) At Eternity's Gate transforms itself into a painting in its own right that the late artist would have been proud of. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
3/5 72% Triple Frontier (2019) The talented cast elevates a decidedly average plot to one that is worth catching. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
3/5 69% Happy Death Day 2U (2019) Ironically, all the plot holes, illogical writing, repetitiveness and heavy reliance on slapstick shtick miraculously work in its favour. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 27, 2019
62% A Dog's Way Home (2019) There is no great epiphany; just a series of tedious, repetitive depictions of Bella yearning for family. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2019
69% Cold Pursuit (2019) With the clever use of dark humour and good casting, Cold Pursuit is an entertaining and compelling take on your good old revenge story. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2019
3.5/5 74% Destroyer (2018) The film still deserves praise for its portrayal of the tenuous relationship between Bell and her wayward daughter. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
3.5/5 No Score Yet The Knight of Shadows: Between Yin and Yang (2019) Chan oozes an easy, effortless, impish charm, reminding us why he remains a firm family favourite. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2019
4/5 88% The Vanishing (2019) Mullan delivers the most solid performance, keeping what might have been a dull movie afloat and injecting it with the zest it needs. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2019
4.5/5 100% One Cut of the Dead (Kamera o tomeru na!) (2017) Although it serves up laughs aplenty, the movie isn't devoid of genuine human emotion. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2019
4/5 93% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) The cinematography is casually elegant, its pace is slow-moving, and its plot has a deep touch of humanity. - The New Paper (Singapore) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2019