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Joseph McBride

Joseph McBride
Joseph McBride's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Boxoffice Magazine, Variety

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
32% 3 Ninjas (1992) Director Jon Turtletaub and editor David Rennie keep things zipping along.‐ Variety
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2009
38% Pure Country (1992) Though this slick-looking paean to down-home values often undercuts its own message, Pure Country is an effective vehicle for amiable country star George Strait.‐ Variety
Read More | Posted Mar 26, 2009
88% Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) What was conceived as a child's dream of a Saturday matinee serial has evolved into a moving excursion into religious myth.‐ Variety
Read More | Posted May 5, 2008
97% Annie Hall (1977) A touching and hilarious love story that is Allen's most three-dimensional film to date.‐ Variety
Read More | Posted Feb 19, 2008
82% Driving Miss Daisy (1989) Bruce Beresford's sensitive direction complements Alfred Uhry's skillful adapation of his Pulitzer Prize-winning play.‐ Variety
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2008
97% GoodFellas (1990) Colorful but dramatically unsatisfying.‐ Variety
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2007
95% Raging Bull (1980) Martin Scorsese makes pictures about the kinds of people you wouldn't want to know.‐ Variety
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2007
12% Striptease (1996) Striptease doesn't even succeed in its own lowdown aspirations at raunchy comedy.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
80% The Boxer (1997) As up-to-the-minute as today's newspaper headlines, The Boxer is a thoughtful though emotionally rather dry film about the current attempts to bring peace to Northern Ireland.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
3.5/5 78% Michael Collins (1996) Liam Neeson is perfectly cast as the man known to his comrades as "The Big Fellow," a charming ladies' man whose ruthless guerrilla tactics blended with altruism and a fervent love of country.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
4/5 53% The Lost World - Jurassic Park (1997) Spielberg amply delivers the goods with...The Lost World: Jurassic Park, a beautifully crafted series of nightmarish set pieces with no other goal in mind than to scare and delight the audience.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
4/5 76% Kundun (1997) Kundun is both a stunning visual feast and a moving meditation on the difficulty of sustaining the Buddhist principle of nonviolence in a brutal world.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
2/5 53% Homeward Bound II - Lost in San Francisco (1996) This sequel is serviceable family-market fodder, but even little children might expect something more sophisticated these days.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
4/5 88% Get on the Bus (1996) Not only is this film a must-see for African Americans, it will enlighten and inspire any white moviegoers who open their minds enough to take the journey along with them.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
1.5/5 62% Manny & Lo (1996) Krueger's characters aren't complex enough to sustain a feature film, and her direction is both visually and dramatically listless.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
88% Titanic (1997) Like a David Lean film, it is an intimate epic with a moving and resonant love story at its core.‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
75% Nixon (1995) Anthony Hopkins's audaciously theatrical, profoundly moving portrait of Richard Nixon richly deserves the adjective 'Shakespearean.'‐ Boxoffice Magazine
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000