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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
65% Victoria & Abdul (2017) ...a satisfyingly sweet confection which will find, and please, its audience.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2017
85% 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
89% 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 92% I, Daniel Blake (2017) This is a great film by an important lone voice.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2016
10/20 57% 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
18/20 100% 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 57% Me Before You (2016) ...surprisingly classy...‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2016
18/20 84% Goldstone (2016) ...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 23% The Boss (2016) Has a couple of well-delivered comic set-ups.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2016
84% 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
76% 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
94% 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
73% 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
18% 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
89% 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
77% 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
72% 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
78% 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
76% 13 Minutes (Elser) (2017) Possibly the film sounds grim when described flatly, but it is haunting and brilliantly acted and directed, and there are grace notes of heroism in there as well as unwarranted suffering.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2015
88% Mr. Holmes (2015) One can only relish the chance to see a player of McKellen's skill in a dramatic role, and he is reason enough to see the film.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2015
85% Far From the Madding Crowd (2015) Mulligan displays reserves of fortitude to add to her more familiar winsomeness, while Vinterberg relishes the challenge of keeping all this timeless and contemporary.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2015
93% Slow West (2015) There are some glorious moments of violence and the usual hail of bullets when the action starts, but the heart of the film is in the journey.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2015
95% Wild Tales (2015) This is a rambling, slightly shambolic, but beautifully messed up film.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted May 21, 2015
75% A Royal Night Out (2015) Worth a look? Rather.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted May 12, 2015
46% Boychoir (2015) Boychoir is nice to look at and great to listen to,but with a bit more work, it could have really hit the highnotes.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2015
100% Banksy Does New York (2014) The film itself is playful and quite fun.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2015
80% Black Sea (2015) Though not perfect, Black Sea is a tense piece of pressure cooker entertainment.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2015
99% Leviathan (2014) Few directors today can get so much weight and psychological depth into such mesmerizing visuals.‐ FILMINK (Australia)
Read More | Posted Mar 26, 2015