Jeremy Lebens

Jeremy Lebens

Agrees with the Tomatometer 70% of the time.

Jeremy Lebens's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): We Got This Covered

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 56% Man of Steel (2013) "Zack Snyder's Man of Steel is a gritty and realistic take on one of the most iconic superheroes ever. It's visually astonishing and action-packed. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Nov 17, 2013
4.5/5 72% Pacific Rim (2013) "Pacific Rim is the perfect example of how to make an effective summer blockbuster. It has heart, brains and enough action and explosions to shock and awe just about anyone. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Oct 20, 2013
3.5/5 67% World War Z (2013) "World War Z is a surprisingly entertaining, yet slightly generic zombie picture that shows promising scope and globe-trotting action, but suffers from too many genre cliches. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Sep 24, 2013
3.5/5 87% Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) "J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness is a bigger and much louder sequel, which sacrifices brains and character building for expensive spectacle. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Sep 19, 2013
3/5 50% Now You See Me (2013) "Now You See Me is a slick crime caper that works because of its witty dialogue & large cast, but falls flat due to a finale that fails to leave any sort of magical impression " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Sep 10, 2013
4/5 49% Pain & Gain (2013) "Pain & Gain is Michael Bay's best film yet, fusing his high-octane and in-your-face directing style with pitch black comedy that makes for the funniest film of 2013. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Sep 2, 2013
4/5 48% The Great Gatsby (2013) "The Great Gatsby is a visual treat & one worth the 3D surcharge, but feels like a lopsided endeavor that captures the style & energy, but not exactly the heart & soul " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Aug 29, 2013
3.5/5 54% Oblivion (2013) "Joseph Kosinski's Oblivion is far from original and instead acts as yet another genre rip-off that looks shiny and expensive, but is hollow and lifeless where it counts " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Aug 12, 2013
5/5 80% The Place Beyond The Pines (2013) "Derek Cianfrance's The Place Beyond the Pines is an epic film that towers high above the rest as the very best film of 2013. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Aug 6, 2013
3/5 79% 42 (2013) "Brian Helgeland's 42 is a serviceable biopic that graces over the serious drama in exchange for a quick emotional reactions. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jul 16, 2013
3/5 46% Bullet to the Head (2013) "Walter Hill's Bullet to the Head is a gritty and tough throwback to times when action films were simple, fun and still considered entertaining and worth the money. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jul 15, 2013
3.5/5 66% Spring Breakers (2013) "Harmony Korine's Spring Breakers is rough around the edges, visually pleasing, experimental and a downright bizarre film, but one that's worthy of at least one viewing. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jul 7, 2013
1.5/5 4% 6 Souls (2013) "6 Souls is as boring as they come. It's a horror mystery with not a single second of suspense and a batch of uninteresting and naturally boring performances. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jul 4, 2013
3/5 27% Upside Down (2013) "Upside Down is an interesting mess - coming across mostly as a visual disaster with big dreams and aspirations that never quite pan out. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jun 25, 2013
2.5/5 36% The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013) "Don Scardino's The Incredible Burt Wonderstone is a middling and extremely dated comedy that only gets by because of Jim Carrey's over-the-top performance. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jun 25, 2013
4/5 52% Jack the Giant Slayer (2013) "Jack the Giant Slayer is a quick and simple action adventure that comes loaded with plenty of laughs and CGI spectacle. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jun 18, 2013
4.5/5 81% Warm Bodies (2013) "Warm Bodies is a charming, fresh and always funny "zom-com" with a lot of heart, thanks to director Jonathan Levine's ability to explore love in the most unexpected of places. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jun 9, 2013
2/5 14% A Good Day To Die Hard (2013) "A Good Day to Die Hard is the worst Die Hard yet; substituting loud, noisy and sloppily-filmed action for what used to be one of Bruce Willis' more entertaining roles. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jun 9, 2013
2.5/5 32% The Numbers Station (2013) "The Numbers Station is a cheap and predictable thriller that works only because of its two leading cast members: John Cusack and Malin Akerman. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jun 2, 2013
3/5 40% Dark Skies (2013) "Dark Skies is a slow-burn paranormal horror film that spends way too much time on setup and not enough on reveal. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jun 1, 2013
3/5 93% National Lampoon's Vacation (1983) "National Lampoon's Vacation is a comedic cross-country adventure like no other, thanks to Chevy Chase and the rest of the Griswold family. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted May 31, 2013
4/5 83% Side Effects (2013) "Side Effects is a twisty pharmaceutical thriller that functions both as an effective drama and a social commentary on America's rising obsession with prescription drugs. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted May 27, 2013
4/5 60% The Last Stand (2013) "The Last Stand is a fast-paced, action-heavy throwback, shot with a fluid visual eye by Kim Jee-Woon. Arnold Schwarzenegger is back and better than ever. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted May 27, 2013
4.5/5 66% Cloud Atlas (2012) "Cloud Atlas is a mesmerizing piece of art that experimentally pushes the medium of film to daring new heights. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted May 15, 2013
4.5/5 62% Jack Reacher (2012) "Christopher McQuarrie's Jack Reacher is that rare blend of hard-hitting action and smooth-talking dialogue that makes for an entertaining film. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted May 7, 2013
4/5 81% The Impossible (2012) "Juan Antonio Bayona's The Impossible is an emotional tale of hope and survival, shot with an unafraid eye for disaster and tragedy. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted May 7, 2013
3/5 51% Promised Land (2013) "Gus Van Sant's Promised Land is an engaging performance-driven drama that works more often than not. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted May 7, 2013
3/5 31% Gangster Squad (2013) "Ruben Fleischer's Gangster Squad attempts to recreate mobster magic, but ends up fumbling into an endless amount of clich├ęs and some horrid digital photography to boot. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Apr 23, 2013
4/5 88% Django Unchained (2012) "Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained is a brilliant mixture of over-the-top violence and clever writing, making for the most entertaining film of 2012. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Apr 23, 2013
4.5/5 93% Zero Dark Thirty (2013) "Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty is a grueling masterpiece that captures the hunt for bin Laden with a daunting amount of realism and efficiency. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 31, 2013
4.5/5 75% Killing Them Softly (2012) "Andrew Dominik's Killing Them Softly is a potent and miraculously-shot film that captures America's recent financial collapse through a criminal lens. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 24, 2013
3.5/5 64% The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) "The Hobbit may not be as memorable as the Lord of the Rings trilogy, but it's a mostly faithful adaptation that sticks to the same tones and themes of the source material. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 23, 2013
3.5/5 87% Life of Pi (2012) "Ang Lee's Life of Pi is a visual masterpiece, often transcending the boundaries of special effects and what they're capable of, but the film's actual story is hollow. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 23, 2013
3/5 12% Red Dawn (2012) "Dan Bradley's Red Dawn does a fine job distancing itself from the original, but while doing so becomes a mostly mindless action picture with a rather shallow message. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 10, 2013
4/5 96% Schindler's List (1993) "Schindler's List is one of Steven Spielberg's most powerful films, capturing the tragedy and horror while still finding room to inspire and move generations. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 9, 2013
4/5 86% Wreck-it Ralph (2012) "Wreck-It Ralph is a highly original and exciting film that puts Disney Animation right up there with Pixar in terms of providing a story full of emotion, heart and energy. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 8, 2013
4/5 93% The Sessions (2012) "Ben Lewin's The Sessions is an emotionally charged film with a smart sense of humor that'll have you tearing up from equal doses of laughter and drama. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 5, 2013
4/5 85% The Master (2012) "Paul Thomas Anderson's The Master is a challenging film, like most of his work. One that evokes a spellbinding performance out of Joaquin Phoenix. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Mar 3, 2013
4/5 96% Argo (2012) "Argo is director Ben Affleck's weakest effort by far, but still a well-made, performance-driven historical drama. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Feb 23, 2013
3/5 49% The Man With the Iron Fists (2012) "The Man with the Iron Fists is an off-balanced and bloated martial arts film that barely gets by on its gorgeous set design. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Feb 17, 2013
3.5/5 85% The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) "Stephen Chbosky's The Perks of Being a Wallflower is one of the best coming-of-age stories I've seen in years, thanks to his enduring and truthful script. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Feb 17, 2013
4.5/5 92% Skyfall (2012) "Sam Mendes revitalizes the James Bond franchise with a slick and action-packed entry. Daniel Craig proves yet again why he's the best Bond yet. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Feb 13, 2013
4/5 77% Flight (2012) "Robert Zemeckis boldly returns to live action with a soaring drama that exceeds expectations thanks to Denzel Washington's Oscar-nominated performance. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Feb 12, 2013
4/5 83% Seven Psychopaths (2012) "Martin McDonagh's Seven Psychopaths is a sharp piece of fun that both pokes at the current climate of filmmaking while also adding its own brand of humor to the mix. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Feb 4, 2013
2/5 24% Paranormal Activity 4 (2012) "Paranormal Activity 4 is the worst of the series and one of the worst horror films ever made. It's bloated, drawn-out and has no idea how to provide a single scare. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Feb 4, 2013
2/5 43% The Paperboy (2012) "Lee Daniels' The Paperboy is a steamy, sweaty and trashy piece of cinema that rarely gets by on its filthy and wild performances. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jan 26, 2013
3.5/5 85% End of Watch (2012) "David Ayer's End of Watch is an unflinching cop drama that uses the handheld approach to heighten the drama and escalate the tension. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jan 23, 2013
2/5 21% Taken 2 (2012) "Taken 2 is a pointless sequel that tries to capitalize on everything that worked in the first film, without actually including any of it. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Jan 21, 2013
6/10 64% The Campaign (2012) "Jay Roach's The Campaign can be funny at times, but it's mostly an exercise of patience as two usually funny men scrape the bottom of the barrel for some truly unfunny jokes. Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis have both been in much better films. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Nov 11, 2012
6/10 43% American Reunion (2012) "American Reunion is the worst slice of pie yet. All of the jokes are ten years too old and none of the serious dramatic turns amounts to anything. " ‐ We Got This Covered
Posted Sep 22, 2012
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