Julian Wood Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Julian Wood

Julian Wood
Julian Wood's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): FILMINK (Australia)

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
84% Disobedience (2018) The moral complexity, and the unresolvable messiness of torn loyalties, is artfully explored.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
93% Loveless (Nelyubov) (2018) ...Zvyagintsev shows us characters wasting their lives and becoming morally adrift...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2018
80% Unsane (2018) Soderbergh's iPhone opus is a worthy addition to the longstanding but problematic mental health thriller subgenre.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2018
96% The Death of Stalin (2018) ...some genuinely hilarious set ups and a nice mixture of farce and other styles of comedy.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2018
19/20 69% Happy End (2017) ...another haunting masterwork.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 5, 2018
17/20 85% Just to Be Sure (Ôtez-moi d'un doute) (2017) ...fluently-directed and charmingly-realised French film.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2017
16/20 80% The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017) richly-detailed British costume drama‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2017
17/20 96% Jawbone (2017) ...there are moments of simple truthfulness.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
13.5/20 88% The Midwife (Sage femme) (2017) ...the focus is rightly on the two leads and fans of theirs won't want to miss the chance to see them one more time.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2017
14.5/20 86% Better Watch Out (2017) ...[for] a good jolt and moderate comedy-gore, this is well worth catching.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2017
66% Victoria & Abdul (2017) ...a satisfyingly sweet confection which will find, and please, its audience.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2017
81% The Trip to Spain (2017) So, it is a formula. Who cares, when you have these two in full flow?‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2017
98% I Am Not Your Negro (2017) ...one last tilt at the racial antagonism that is still the stain on the whole American project.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2017
90% David Lynch: The Art Life (2017) explores yet another facet of a fascinating creative person.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted May 14, 2017
18/20 100% Rosalie Blum (2016) In time, we may look back on Rosalie Blum as this year's Amelie. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2016
18/20 85% The Patriarch (Mahana) (2016) ...impressive...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2016
20 / 20 93% I, Daniel Blake (2017) This is a great film by an important lone voice.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2016
10/20 58% War on Everyone (2017) ...it just doesn't ring true. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2016
16/20 100% The Age of Shadows (2016) ...a convincing and substantial piece of cinema.. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2016
19/20 100% Wednesday, May 9 (Chaharshanbeh, 19 Ordibehesht) (2015) First time director, and co-writer, Vahid Jalilvand, shows early maturity in the handling of the strong cast, and in the emotional palette of the film.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2016
18/20 83% Captain Fantastic (2016) ...a strange ride, but a haunting little film. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2016
16/20 81% Sunset Song (2016) ...contains characteristic moments of great beauty...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2016
18/20 98% Truman (2017) ...moves you profoundly.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2016
40% As It Is In Heaven 2: Heaven On Earth (2016) it all comes off with the rising and emotional sense of achievement that was so heart-warming in the original‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2016
11/20 59% Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016) ...there is enough good material here for a fine TV episode...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2016
18/20 60% High-Rise (2016) Some of the scenes are eye-popping...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2016
15/20 56% Me Before You (2016) ...surprisingly classy...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2016
18/20 80% Goldstone (2018) ...carefully-honed...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2016
18/20 97% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) ...a very winning comedy. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted May 25, 2016
13/20 85% The Meddler (2016) ...moments of winning sentimentality...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted May 15, 2016
11/20 63% A Month Of Sundays (2015) ...looks and feels flat...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2016
97% Sherpa (2015) Jennifer Peedom delivers a fascinating mixture of local drama and globalised clash of cultures. ‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2016
95% Marguerite (2016) This could be a weird or sad tale, but it is so well done that, unlike Marguerite's voice, it is more or less pitch perfect.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2016
80% Eddie The Eagle (2016) For those who watched the Winter Olympics in that era, this brings back the sense of disbelief and comedy and affection that this lunatic inspired.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2016
11/20 22% The Boss (2016) Has a couple of well-delivered comic set-ups.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2016
81% Sweet Bean (An) (2016) It is a simple pleasure but, like the doryaki pancake, there is sweetness within.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2016
75% The Daughter (2017) The film ticks along, but for all its pedigree, one is left wanting just a little more.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2016
97% Brooklyn (2015) The film should satisfy those who love the book as well as newcomers.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2016
95% Carol (2015) It is a classy entertainment with a delicious combination of psychological manipulation and latent liberation.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2016
72% Suffragette (2015) It's Mulligan's picture all the way though, and once again, she shows the depth and range that makes her one of the leading British actors of her generation.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2016
42% In the Heart of the Sea (2015) What the film lacks in terms of Melville's thunderous exposition of human frailty and obsession it makes up for in rollicking entertainment.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2015
19% Love the Coopers (2015) "What's amazing (if you discount the money involved) is that so many smart actors would line up for it."‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 24, 2015
88% A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (2015) You either get it or you don't. For those who do, there is a life-affirming oddness and sweetness to be found.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2015
No Score Yet All About E (2015) A largely engaging actioner/thriller/road trip with a short running time which rattles by with verve.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2015
76% London Road (2016) In the confines of the theatre, this might have proved very effective, but it's less so here.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 23, 2015
73% Everest (2015) The film is pretty long and frankly it feels it, partly because it spends too much time padding out unnecessary individual backstories.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2015
97% Tangerine (2015) In Baker, we have a director who can make ordinary, quirky and disorganised lives seem colourful, compelling and most of all, humanistic.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2015
79% Holding The Man (2015) Go and see this moving and humane film.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2015
No Score Yet Ghadi (2013) Sometimes the simplest ideas are the best, and this lovely little film from Lebanon is a perfect example.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2015
91% Last Cab To Darwin (2016) The film has good elements and decent performances, but just as the characters seem to mull over missed opportunities, we are left to feel the same way about the film.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2015