Jeff Ames

Jeff Ames
Jeff Ames's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s):

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T-Meter Title | Year
7.8/10 45% A Rainy Day in New York (2020) You may not get much out of it, but A Rainy Day in New York still manages to stir the mind and tickle the heart. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2020
9/10 81% The Kid Detective (2020) The plot unfolds like a well-written novel and culminates with one of those patented last-second revelations that is both shocking and deeply profound. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2020
7.5/10 70% The One and Only Ivan (2020) As told, The One and Only Ivan presents a simple 90-minute romp that is sure to delight kids with its colorful characters and eye-popping visuals. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2020
7.5/10 77% Summerland (2020) Summerland carries a big heart and enough magic to make it a place worth visiting. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2020
8.5/10 92% Rebuilding Paradise (2020) There are truly astonishing moments that demonstrate just how remarkable people can be when united for a single cause. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2020
8.5/10 100% Manchild: The Schea Cotton Story (2020) Cotton never became a superstar, but he overcame a lot to become a great man. His story is worth your time. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2020
9.5/10 100% Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo (2019) Like Trejo, the documentary is rough, rugged, and undeniably fascinating. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2020
7.5/10 96% John Lewis: Good Trouble (2020) Lewis worked hard and continues to work hard to inspire change in this country - we could all learn a thing or two from his life story. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2020
7.5/10 63% Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020) If you're a fan of Will Ferrell, you'll likely enjoy Eurovision's outlandish theatrics. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2020
10/10 100% Jump Shot: The Kenny Sailors Story (2020) Jump Shot does a remarkable job blending photographs, animations, and interviews to tell the touching story of a simple man whose amazing life continues to influence people to this day. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2020
7.5/10 87% The Trip to Greece (2020) Trip to Greece wants to carve a deep path to the soul with its ruminations on all things life and death, but the film works best when it drops the baggage and lets its actors rip. - EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2020
7/10 56% Valley Girl (2020) Valley Girl is a nostalgia-fueled romp through the '80s that glosses over its dim-witted plot with catchy musical numbers and a solid cast. - EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
8/10 67% Extraction (2020) Extraction, while predictable and a tad overcooked, succeeds as a rousing action flick thanks to incredible set pieces and a strong performance from Chris Hemsworth. - EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
9/10 46% Arkansas (2020) These characters wouldn't last a day against the likes of DeNiro or Pesci. And that's the point. Here is a film about people who watched Goodfellas a thousand times and didn't learn a damned thing. - EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
7/10 71% Trolls World Tour (2020) The pop-filled soundtrack and colorful animation should hold younger kids' attention for an hour or so. Which is one less hour they'll spend punching your face. - EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2020