Julien Allen

Julien Allen
Julien Allen's reviews do not count toward the Tomatometer. This is not a Tomatometer-approved critic, and this critic's reviews are not published on a Tomatometer-approved publication.

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T-Meter Title | Year
82% The Other Side of the Wind (2018) But the phenomenon of The Other Side of the Wind, the statement of unquenchable affection it represents and the technical miracle of its completion: these are all indisputable reasons why Welles was right to believe in the Cinema. - Reverse Shot EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2018
92% Thelma (2017) Thelma is very much a Trier film first and a genre piece second: the horror feeds the existential dynamics rather than the setting and atmosphere improving the horror. - Reverse Shot EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2017
71% The Unknown Girl (La fille inconnue) (2017) It is the organic strength of [intersectional] sentiments, coupled with the unwavering resolve of the filmmakers which closes the debate in the film's favor. - Reverse Shot EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2017
92% Dunkirk (2017) Dunkirk represents a bend in the road for Nolan: a purification of his filmmaking through a deliberate discarding of heavy-handed, bombastic editorializing. - Reverse Shot EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2017
92% I, Daniel Blake (2017) here is a raw urgency to the film, not to say a disposability, which disavows an egotistical tilt at any kind of long-term artistic legacy. - Reverse Shot EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2016