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Jim Judy

Jim Judy
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
62% Dog Days (2018) Viewers looking for some escapism before vacations are over and schools crank up again will be entertained just enough. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Drug Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
97% BlacKkKlansman (2018) An interesting and entertaining, satirical black comedy. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
45% The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) When you have to resort to not one but several separate bits revolving around diarrhea & vomiting for hopeful laughs, it's easy to tell one is grasping for comedy straws. (Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
19% The Darkest Minds (2018) I suppose there's some potential here, but so much is derivative of other similar works that nothing feels original or engaging. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) An entertaining ride that's near impossible to resist. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
98% Eighth Grade (2018) It's a fairly compelling slice of life examination. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
94% Sorry to Bother You (2018) About as unpredictable a film as you'll see all year and one that certainly starts off promisingly enough. (Full Content Review for Parents - Sex, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available) ‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2018
48% Skyscraper (2018) If you're simply looking for scenes of over-the-top and gravity & physics-defying action and The Rock doing death-defying stunts, you could do far worse than what's offered here. (Full Content Review - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available) ‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2018
61% Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Any parents or teenage guardians in tow might wonder if those behind the scenes are grasping for straws here just to keep the franchise going. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Scary Stuff, etc. - also Available) ‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2018
100% Leave No Trace (2018) I admire "Leave No Trace" for its minimalist approach, lead performances and overall tone, but didn't love it like many other reviewers. (Full Content Review for Parents - Thematic Elements, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018
87% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) An enjoyable bit of escapist entertainment that should appease both critics and regular moviegoers alike. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018
5/10 51% Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Not worthy of extinction but clearly not as good as it could and should have been with a greater level of imagination and creativity applied to it. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2018
99% Won't You Be My Neighbor? (2018) The film shows how far kindness and acceptance of others can get both the giver and recipient, and there's a lot to be said for that and for this splendid offering. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2018
55% Tag (2018) Nothing great, but fairly entertaining considering the premise. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
93% Incredibles 2 (2018) Will equally appeal to kids and adults with plenty of material to appease both crowds. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
67% Ocean's 8 (2018) There's still a decent amount of enjoyment to be found from what's offered. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
58% Hotel Artemis (2018) Certain parts work fairly well, but as an overall effort it feels like something of a partially missed opportunity. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
89% Hereditary (2018) A decently constructed, slow-burn horror drama that takes advantage of a familiar setting, a terrific performance from Collette, and some genuinely spooky and creepy moments. (Full Content Review - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
85% Upgrade (2018) Essentially an upgrade to the old exploitative vigilante films of the '70s. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2018
73% Adrift (2018) With solid performances from the leads and a believable romantic chemistry between their characters, one ends up caring about them and how things will play out. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2018
71% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) If you've liked most if not all of the previous entries in this movie universe, you're probably going to be entertained. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 25, 2018
68% On Chesil Beach (2018) Despite those objections, the film still has a certain pull and engagement factor, and Ronan is as good as usual.(Full Content Review for Parents - Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 25, 2018
83% Deadpool 2 (2018) If you enjoyed the first film and wanted to see more of the same, you're going to have a grand time here. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
17% Show Dogs (2018) Howlingly bad and ill-suited for kids (or anyone wanting to preserve brain cells). (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Sexual Material etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
53% Book Club (2018) Most of the characters and their stories don't get enough time to feel fleshed out. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Sexual Material, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
38% Life of the Party (2018) Alas, McCarthy and Falcone skim over much of the potential, as if creating a CliffsNotes version rather than digging deep through the material for comedy gold. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 11, 2018
86% Tully (2018) "Tully" will not only give beleaguered moms someone to root for, but will also handily entertain anyone else who happens to watch. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 4, 2018
26% Overboard (2018) It's not so much bad in a nails down the chalkboard fashion, but instead simply feels lame and flat throughout. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 4, 2018
53% Bad Samaritan (2018) It almost ends up being an entertaining, guilty pleasure sort of misfire. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted May 4, 2018
83% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Expect to be mightily entertained by this offering that expertly mixes action and comedy before segueing into something that sort of reaches for Shakespearean levels. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2018
14% Blumhouse's Truth or Dare (2018) Feels like one of those B or C-level offerings that you'll quickly forget. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Sex, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
84% Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero (2018) Feels a bit more like a foreign animated film than a traditional American one, what with its fairly serious subject matter of war. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
52% Rampage (2018) A mixed to slightly negative bag for me as it never quite seems sure what sort of film or genre combo it really wants to be. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
89% Isle of Dogs (2018) Quirky, highly imaginative and downright entertaining. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
83% Borg Vs. McEnroe (2018) Serves up a winning game. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
95% A Quiet Place (2018) A gripping, edge of your seat thriller that's tight and effective in generating the scares by manipulating those old reptilian parts of our brains we still carry around with us. (Full Content Parental Review - Violence, Scares, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2018
47% The Miracle Season (2018) The tearjerker moments are spiked down with such power that you have no defense against them. (Full Content Review for Parents - Highly Emotional Moments, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2018
80% Chappaquiddick (2018) Really needs several more hours (perhaps in mini-series form) to tell the tale and cover all of the dynamics and complexities. But it's all handled well enough across the board. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2018
21% Tyler Perry's Acrimony (2018) A film that's absolutely dreadful from start to finish, and makes the worst soap opera you can imagine look Oscar-worthy in comparison. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2018
13% God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness (2018) The film heads in the right direction and conclusion, albeit one that might not appease those who still believe they're victims in some war to take away their religion. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2018
73% Ready Player One (2018) The offering is quite a fun and frenetic blast, and is far, far better than that initial movie trailer suggested. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Nudity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2018
80% Unsane (2018) Regardless of how I might have tinkered with the script to keep the uncertainty going as long as possible, what's present works well enough. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2018
28% Sherlock Gnomes (2018) It might be elementary, my dear Watson, but "Sherlock Gnomes" is a limp follow-up to its fun and charming predecessor. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2018
47% Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018) Thanks to the smaller moments between various character pairings, "Paul, Apostle of Christ" ends up working. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2018
65% I Can Only Imagine (2018) A solid offering that's given me faith that a faith-based film can deliver something beyond a sermon. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Parental Abuse, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
92% Love, Simon (2018) An engaging, entertaining and thought-provoking film. (Full Content Review for Parents - Profanity, Sexual Content, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
25% 7 Days in Entebbe (2018) This is clearly a missed opportunity with material already tailor-made for a riveting, dramatic thriller. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
49% Tomb Raider (2018) Just as I don't recall that first cinematic incarnation of Lara Croft, I have a feeling the same memory fate will befall this offering. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2018
40% A Wrinkle in Time (2018) While I can't say for sure if the source material was indeed unfilmable, the end result has me thinking it likely was. A misfire all around. (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Scary Scenes, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2018
87% Thoroughbreds (2018) Cory Finley adds so many artistic flourishes in his impressive big-screen debut that you simply can't take your eyes off the proceedings or his stars (who are terrific). (Full Content Review for Parents - Violence, Profanity, etc. - also Available)‐ Screen It!
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2018