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John A. Nesbit

John A. Nesbit

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A- 77% The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) "it first seduces and then repulses " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Dec 29, 2013
B+ 86% Yossi (2013) "a very real portrait of a man on the verge of accepting himself " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Dec 29, 2013
B 99% Wadjda (2013) "Unveils rarely seen glimpses of Saudi culture " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Oct 22, 2013
C- 36% Salinger (2013) "a work that Holden Caufield would describe as a phony piece of crap. " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Oct 2, 2013
B 82% Fantasia 2000 (2000) "balance in animation styles " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Sep 20, 2013
B 81% Una noche (One Night) (2013) "unforgettable portrait of Havana--away from the tourist haunts and into its back streets " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Sep 20, 2013
A 99% Short Term 12 (2013) "deals honestly with very real issues " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Sep 10, 2013
B+ 78% The Grandmaster (2013) "emphasizes emotional restraint and understatement " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Sep 2, 2013
B 67% One Track Heart: The Story of Krishna Das (2013) "no one can doubt the sincerity of the filmmaker or subject " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 28, 2013
B 98% Blackfish (2013) "likely to never again buy a ticket to a marine theme park again " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 26, 2013
A 94% Fruitvale Station (2013) "does something more radical ... humanizes the protagonist " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 24, 2013
C 71% Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013) "Instead of rolling out historical content like a mighty stream, it only trickles weakly " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 19, 2013
A 96% Babette's Feast (Babettes G├Žstebud) (1987) "essentially a fable ... stands the test of time " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 14, 2013
F 11% Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981) "worst film ever " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 12, 2013
B- 83% Valley Girl (1983) "homage to the 1980s " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 7, 2013
C 68% U-571 (2000) "... more like a Star Trek television episode " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 7, 2013
B 96% The Straight Story (1999) "look and feel of a foreign film " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 5, 2013
C 44% Tommy Boy (1995) "re-do it as a 10-15 minute motivational tape as a seminar for business and sales people " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Aug 5, 2013
B- 79% Washington Heights (2002) "may inspire some to get off at 191st street " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jul 2, 2013
B- 82% Walk the Line (2005) "the acting compensates for the weaknesses in the script " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jul 2, 2013
C 55% Man of Steel (2013) "Re-booting the franchise is fraught with Kryptonite, however. And the filmmakers paralyze the audience with repetitive fight sequences " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jun 23, 2013
B 90% Witnesses (2004) "revisits Kurosawa's Rashoman structure " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jun 9, 2013
B 92% Y Tu Mama Tambien (2001) "fresh and alive " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jun 9, 2013
A- 77% Slaughterhouse-Five (1972) "provocative " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jun 6, 2013
C 82% Stone Reader (2003) "weakly copies Michael Moore's dogged pursuit and film style " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jun 3, 2013
C+ 68% Shaft (2000) "doesn't have the same historical impact as the original .... but entertaining " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jun 3, 2013
B 85% Kon Tiki (2013) "a credible account " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 25, 2013
B 96% Sideways (2004) "Payne's most enjoyable movie since Election " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 24, 2013
B 81% Shadow of the Vampire (2000) "shines forth as a labor of love " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 24, 2013
C 36% Rules of Engagement (2000) "Something is missing " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 19, 2013
C 77% Seabiscuit (2003) "promises filet mignon, only to deliver oats and hay " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 19, 2013
B 54% The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2013) "among the most provocative releases of the year " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 14, 2013
B 61% Saved! (2004) "The real value lies with what its audience does afterwards " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 5, 2013
C+ 53% Scary Movie (2000) "mindless fun " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted May 5, 2013
C 79% 42 (2013) "a script that touches the well known base paths of Robinson lore without penetrating the man's heart " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Apr 29, 2013
D+ 81% Pollock (2000) "a plodding glimpse of the latter part of Jackson Pollock's life " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Apr 25, 2013
D 37% Psycho (1998) "failed project " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Apr 25, 2013
B No Score Yet Adaminte Makan Abu (Abu, Son of Adam) "a graceful, gentle reminder about basic human goodness " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Apr 24, 2013
B 94% Room 237 (2013) "Kubrick fans and movie geeks will want to check this film out as soon as possible " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Apr 24, 2013
B 80% Pink Flamingos (1972) "Waters demonstrates visual talent and entertains " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Feb 9, 2013
C No Score Yet The Perfect Son (2002) "goes through the motions to hit all the politically correct notes " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Feb 9, 2013
C 83% Side Effects (2013) " turns out to be a psychological thriller that uses pharmaceuticals as the MacGuffin " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Feb 4, 2013
A- No Score Yet Mother Teresa (1986) "...shows her in action " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Feb 4, 2013
C 32% The Phantom of the Opera (2005) "cinematically translated Webber's musical adaptation as well as humanly possible, " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Feb 4, 2013
B+ 87% Pi (1998) "a real treat " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jan 30, 2013
B 93% Black Girl (1966) "first major feature to surface in Africa " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jan 28, 2013
A 94% Paths of Glory (1957) "profound, poignant, and eloquent " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jan 26, 2013
C- 61% The Patriot (2000) "has its moments " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jan 26, 2013
A 93% Amour (2012) "unforgettable portrait of old age " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jan 15, 2013
B 92% Nine Queens (Nueve reinas) (2002) "numerous twists and turns, but remains fun " ‐ Old School Reviews
Posted Jan 14, 2013
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