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Jeanne Kaplan

Jeanne Kaplan
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
9% The Snowman (2017) The overall outcome of "The Snowman" is definitely disappointing. Parts of this movie are gripping --- and even terrifying --- but the script and Alfredson's direction never capitalize on those moments. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
95% Human Flow (2017) "Human Flow" definitely provides the vehicle to promote the conversation regarding this growing crisis. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2017
56% Breathe (2017) it would be very easy to slide into a maudlin depiction of a life confined to a bed or wheelchair. But Garfield goes for the gusto and we hang on for the ride. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2017
32% Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017) Neeson's portrayal is quietly stellar. He was born to play roles such as this, and Oskar Schindler in "Schindler's List". ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2017
98% Lucky (2017) "Lucky" is a true amalgamation of wonderful characters, none more so than Stanton himself. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2017
96% Stronger (2017) "Stronger" is a realistic portrait of a young man who, because of being in the wrong place at the wrong time, is thrust into hero status against his wishes. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2017
81% Brad's Status (2017) "Brad's Status" is a truly entertaining film. There are a few cringe-worthy scenes, but it is not a straight comedy. Instead, it is a poignant study of what truly matters in life. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
88% Lipstick Under My Burkha (2016) "Lipstick Under My Burkha" is not a perfect movie, but Shrivastava tries mightily to bring attention to the struggles of women in everyday India. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
92% School Life (2017) "School Life" is a delightful little film. It's a true respite from some of the other nonsense at the cinema. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2017
31% Rebel in the Rye (2017) Solid portrayals and writing abound about a figure of significant import --- satisfying movie fare for the end of the summer.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2017
83% Polina (Polina, danser sa vie) (2017) It's a celebration of the camaraderie of young people who love and appreciate the art. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2017
51% England Is Mine (2017) Lowden carries the film with his understated performance.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2017
37% Leap! (2017) Though "Leap" does have its share of silly moments, overall it is delightful entertainment for young and old alike, a sweet inspirational story.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2017
38% The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) it's strictly a summer popcorn movie, deftly directed by Patrick Hughes, and the screenplay by Tom O'Connor contains enough humor to keep it enjoyable.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
34% The Only Living Boy in New York (2017) While I was watching this film I kept wondering to myself how this even got made. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017
49% The Glass Castle (2017) "The Glass Castle" is finally brought to the screen with a marvelous cast and a script worthy of Walls' approval. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
82% Detroit (2017) Bigelow has once again established herself as one of the premier directors of her generation --- male or female.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2017
15% The Dark Tower (2017) The film is indeed dark, but not in a good way. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2017
10% The Emoji Movie (2017) I had no intention of seeing "The Emoji Movie" --- we all have our limits --- but David insisted we attend the screening. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2017
79% Brigsby Bear (2017) Mooney and his pals have created a love letter to nostalgia. Don't dismiss this unorthodox ode to cartoons of old --- it's a treasure. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
74% Amnesia (2017) "Amnesia" is an intensely quiet film, suited to Keller's understated performance. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2017
92% Dunkirk (2017) At a relatively short running time for an "epic", the characters are not developed enough to allow us to care about their survival. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2017
89% Lady Macbeth (2017) It is deeply disturbing and brilliantly acted. Not for the faint of heart --- it's a killer!‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jul 14, 2017
93% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) "War for the Planet of the Apes" stands on its own --- it is the summer blockbuster!‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2017
92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) It's a summer blockbuster worthy of the moniker. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
60% Despicable Me 3 (2017) It's a classic --- reminding all of us of the importance of cherishing those we love --- Minions definitely included! ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2017
93% Baby Driver (2017) Never before has an action thriller been this well executed or wildly entertaining. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
98% The Big Sick (2017) It's a wildly different experience and the fact that it's true makes "The Big Sick" even more unique. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2017
78% The Beguiled (2017) "The Beguiled" is a delicious summer movie --- filmmaking at its best. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2017
46% Rough Night (2017) Though "Rough Night" does have its moments of questionable debauchery, it is also highly entertaining and laugh-out-loud funny. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2017
77% The Hero (2017) For those of us women who have been a little in love with Sam Elliott all these years, "The Hero" should be on your "See It Now!" list. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2017
87% Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (Captain Underpants) (2017) Mildly entertaining with only a few laugh-out-loud moments.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2017
49% Churchill (2017) Cox has now put his own stamp on Sir Winston, and he is mesmerizing. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2017
92% Wonder Woman (2017) Don't be fooled. "Wonder Woman" may look like just another superhero movie --- but it's not. It's a tour-de-force by Gadot, not to be taken lightly.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2017
29% Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Jack Sparrow may be a second skin for Depp, but he's delightfully, boozily amusing --- a perfect example of an identifiable character.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 25, 2017
71% The Commune (Kollektivet) (2017) The promise of delightful and possibly intriguing escapades amongst the cohabitants unfortunately devolves into a tawdry and unimaginative tale of infidelity and despair. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 18, 2017
67% The Wall (2017) The intensity and desperation never reaches the fever pitch necessary to make this entire situation believable.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 13, 2017
97% Burden (2017) "Burden" is brilliantly informative and so utterly engrossing. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 11, 2017
45% Paris Can Wait (Bonjour Anne) (2017) "Paris Can Wait" is utterly and completely enchanting. Jacques gives Anne the trip of a lifetime --- one just about any woman would kill for... ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 11, 2017
88% Maudie (2017) The first two Oscar-worthy performances of 2017 belong to Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 11, 2017
36% Snatched (2017) Most of the dialogue is pedestrian and decidedly NOT amusing. And "Snatched" is rife with unsavory bathroom references and blatant attempts at sexual humor. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 10, 2017
51% The Dinner (2017) "The Dinner" is provocative, thought-provoking and many times difficult to watch. And yet, you can't turn away --- it's that good.‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 2, 2017
82% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) All of the attention to detail by Gunn and his crew pays off handsomely in making "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" the eye candy it is. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted May 2, 2017
50% The Promise (2017) As a gorgeous period piece, "The Promise" falls short. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
25% Unforgettable (2017) "Unforgettable" is one of those movies that is almost forgivable on a cold, rainy night with a fire and a glass or two of wine. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2017
90% Heal the Living (Réparer les vivants) (2017) A heartbreakingly beautiful film, "Heal the Living", demonstrates the immense power of selfless giving. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2017
89% Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer) (2017) It is because of Gere's stellar performance that "Norman" proves an intriguing and captivating film. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2017
61% Cezanne and I (Cézanne et Moi) (2017) "Cézanne et Moi" is one of the most beautiful films in recent memory. It has all of the right components to make it a classic. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
52% The Boss Baby (2017) Baldwin is totally hysterical as the man/baby. He is gifted with the perfect voice and demeanor to play this crazy baby. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
81% Mean Dreams (2017) "Mean Dreams" begins with an interesting premise, infused with a few chilling scenes, but the showdown at the end of the film featuring Paxton is not as intense as the situation demands. ‐ Kaplan vs. Kaplan
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2017