John Gill

John Gill
John Gill's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Time Out
Publications: Time Out

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
73% Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars (1973) While the likes of 'Oh You Pretty Things' and 'All the Young Dudes' still raise a smile, the presiding image is of those flesh-crawling glam-rock costumes and stage antics. Go for the music, or not at all. - Time Out EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2006
79% Silkwood (1983) Silkwood's "ordinariness" protects her from being labelled a wild-eyed Trot, but that should not be allowed to obscure her courage or the whitewash ladled onto her story after her death. - Time Out EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2006
74% Empire of the Sun (1987) Spielberg includes a strand of populist heroism, yet even this fails to dent the awful message. And the budget makes itself seen, as does Bale's superlative Jim. - Time Out EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2006
17% Where the Buffalo Roam (1980) Laughs aplenty for people who use drugs as a pose, but most will be left wondering if half a pint of Bass doesn't qualify as a revolutionary action. - Time Out EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2006