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Josh Larsen

Josh Larsen

Agrees with the Tomatometer 75% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/4 97% The Fits (2016) "...captures approaching adolescence for what it really is: an out-of-body experience. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jul 25, 2016
3/4 99% Le Havre (2011) "Plays less like a snapshot of Europe wrestling with the realities of immigration and more like a fantasy about how Kaurismaki wishes every immigrant's story would play out. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jul 22, 2016
2.5/4 88% Shall We Dance (1937) "An Astaire-Rogers vehicle saved by supporting players Eric Blore and Edward Everett Horton. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jul 21, 2016
2/4 84% Star Trek Beyond (2016) "...has the feel of an obligatory installment, an effort aimed mostly at meeting a summer release date and fulfilling cast contracts. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jul 21, 2016
2/4 73% Ghostbusters (2016) "...wears its predecessor like a burden to be carried or an aging relative to be reluctantly visited. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jul 18, 2016
3.5/4 77% In A Better World (2011) "...the two child performances are the emotional lynchpin of the movie. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jul 13, 2016
3/4 73% The BFG (2016) "...includes a magical moment that will go down among my favorite scenes from Spielberg's filmography. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 29, 2016
2.5/4 76% Charlotte's Web (1973) "It's fair to say that the best stuff comes directly from E.B. White's plot and prose. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 26, 2016
3.5/4 100% The Witches (1990) "...could care less about catering to a child's more delicate sensibilities. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 24, 2016
3.5/4 51% The Neon Demon (2016) "...captures the blinkered experience of obtaining adoration we were not made to receive " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 23, 2016
2.5/4 95% De Palma (2016) "The De Palma of De Palma ultimately comes off as the same one behind his movies: a talented filmmaker, but not a deeply introspective one. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 20, 2016
4/4 100% Swing Time (1936) "Has Astaire and Rogers' pinnacle production number: 'Never Gonna Dance.' " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 12, 2016
0.5/4 0% The Ridiculous 6 "Did Nick Nolte survive the filming of this? " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 12, 2016
1/4 77% Body Double (1984) "...ugly, unedifying exploitation cinema. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 9, 2016
2/4 79% Sunset Song (2016) "The visual lushness is so overpowering that it nearly comes across as clueless. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Jun 1, 2016
3.5/4 97% Du Levande (You, The Living) (2007) "The anguish of existence is the common thread here. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 27, 2016
4/4 90% The Lobster (2016) "If we've come to idolize marriage in contemporary Western society, The Lobster has come to desecrate it. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 22, 2016
3.5/4 98% The Man Without a Past (2002) "...dourly delightful. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 19, 2016
3/4 91% The Nice Guys (2016) "Gosling does enough stumbling and bumbling and falling from balconies (twice!) to earn the term Keatonesque. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 17, 2016
3.5/4 88% Hollywood Shuffle (1982) "...presaged a revolution that never came. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 15, 2016
3.5/4 72% Last Days In The Desert (2016) "McGregor pulls off the trick of making two iconic figures register as flesh-and-blood characters. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 13, 2016
4/4 89% Songs From the Second Floor (2002) "...feels like the world's last whimper. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 11, 2016
3.5/4 98% April and the Extraordinary World (Avril et le monde truqué) (2016) " Soot and steam seep into every frame, so that you can almost sense the picture wheezing. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 8, 2016
1.5/4 62% High-Rise (2016) ""Society doesn't come undone as much as it artfully spasms." " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 6, 2016
3.5/4 90% Captain America: Civil War (2016) "There are acknowledged costs to the movie's confrontations, from the bruises that almost every character sports to the bystanders who are killed in the crossfire. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 4, 2016
3/4 94% The Jungle Book (2016) "The animators skillfully negotiate that delicate space between animalistic naturalism and approachable anthropomorphism. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted May 1, 2016
3/4 78% Follow the Fleet (1936) "...the standout numbers here, ironically, are the solo ones. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 30, 2016
3.5/4 78% Keanu (2016) "As smart about identity politics as Dear White People and as amusing a spoof of Michael Bay movies as, well, Pain & Gain. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 29, 2016
3.5/4 91% Green Room (2016) "...soulful exploitation cinema. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 26, 2016
1.5/4 88% The Invitation (2016) "There's something off with the hosts, yes, but also with the whole movie. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 25, 2016
3/4 87% Everybody Wants Some!! (2016) "...intimately genial, like a platonic pat on the butt. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 12, 2016
3.5/4 83% Midnight Special (2016) "...lightly touches on many familiar genres without indulging in the clichés of any of them " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 6, 2016
3/4 30% Ishtar (1987) "..an undeniably messy movie that you nonetheless want to treasure just for its oddball existence. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 4, 2016
3.5/4 82% Pee-wee's Big Holiday (2016) "Manages to get the most important thing right: Pee-Wee's childishly anarchic delight in all things silly and stupid " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 2, 2016
3/4 98% Zootopia (2016) "Done with creativity and wit ... but still has the stridency of a lesson plan. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Apr 2, 2016
1/4 27% Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) "For the life of me, after two and a half hours, I couldn't tell you why Batman and Superman were fighting. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Mar 23, 2016
3/4 90% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) " As a feature-length tease, the movie is good fun. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Mar 19, 2016
3.5/4 95% Amy (2015) "A cinematic shaming... " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Mar 19, 2016
3.5/4 55% Cleopatra (1963) "...a tale of two men being manipulated, and possibly loved, by a powerful and conflicted woman. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Mar 11, 2016
2/4 46% Knight of Cups (2016) "...inflates one man's privileged angst to mythical status. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Mar 11, 2016
3/4 85% Mikey and Nicky (1976) "An intriguing detour for Elaine May... " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Mar 3, 2016
3.5/4 80% Ashes of Time Redux (2008) "...mostly this is a movie that wants to linger on mesmerizing movement. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 29, 2016
1.5/4 20% Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016) "...inertly familiar, with a thin, Syfy-channel sheen. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 26, 2016
3/4 78% Henry Gamble's Birthday Party (2015) "...carves out a truly unique space in the gap that exists between agnostic Hollywood filmmaking and church-funded, faith-based indies. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 24, 2016
2.5/4 83% Roberta (1935) "Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers are particularly shoved to the side in this outing... " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 22, 2016
3.5/4 91% The Witch (2016) ""...a consideration of evil without and evil within." " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 20, 2016
3/4 98% The Discreet Charm Of The Bourgeoisie (Le Charme Discret de la Bourgeoisie) (1972) "There is one clear target for Buñuel that crosses all ideological lines: hypocrisy " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 20, 2016
3.5/4 91% The Heartbreak Kid (2002) ""...a war of the sexes comedy that leaves no side unscathed." " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 18, 2016
3.5/4 98% Phoenix (2015) "...a nightclub lament. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 15, 2016
4/4 85% Hail, Caesar! (2016) "...a meta comedy that wants to deflate the pretensions of Hollywood even as it's giving the movies themselves a giant hug. " ‐ LarsenOnFilm
Posted Feb 8, 2016
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