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Jurgen Fauth

Jurgen Fauth
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 93%

This Is England (2007)

"Starts out as well-acted and superbly designed mid-eighties time-capsule but degenerates to a formulaic conclusion that cheapens everything that went before." About.com
Posted Jul 21, 2007
4/5 62%

Dans Paris (2007)

"The real pleasure of Dans Paris isn't just film-geekery but the more profound joy of recognizing true-to-life characters and watching them heal." About.com
Posted Jul 20, 2007
1/5 48%

Macbeth (2006)

"Everything about this adaptation feels unconvincing and lackluster, and the beauty of the language never takes wing." About.com
Posted Jul 9, 2007
4/5 90%

Colma: The Musical (2006)

"There hasn't been a movie that lays out the confusion and heartbreak of the first tentative steps into adulthood this mercilessly since Ghost World." About.com
Posted Jul 9, 2007
2/5 62%

Joshua (2007)

"Little Joshua will never haunt our dreams like Damien or the lost child from Don't Look Now." About.com
Posted Jul 5, 2007
3/5 76%

Sunshine (2007)

"So what if Kubrick already said it all? Set the controls for the heart of the sun anyway." About.com
Posted Jul 1, 2007
4.5/5 91%

Sicko (2007)

"Sicko is Michael Moore's most mature work to date and almost certainly his best film." About.com
Posted Jun 22, 2007
4.5/5 91%

Rescue Dawn (2007)

"Dieter Dengler's jungle ordeal is bursting with the themes that have defined Herzog's career, and it's one hell of a story." About.com
Posted Jun 14, 2007
2/5 54%

Eagle vs Shark (2007)

"Reeks of the Sundance workshop where it was conceived." About.com
Posted Jun 13, 2007
4.5/5 79%

A Mighty Heart (2007)

"The movie's frantic bustle releases into an explosion of grief when Mariane finds out what we already know." About.com
Posted Jun 13, 2007
4/5 71%

Lights in the Dusk (2007)

"Kaurismaki once again hints at oceans of emotion underneath the minimalist surface." About.com
Posted Jun 3, 2007
2/5 64%

Day Watch (2007)

"Day Watch sports a fast and exciting surface, but none of it makes a lick of sense." About.com
Posted Jun 3, 2007
4/5 97%

Once (2007)

"Once is the genuine article: a winning love story told with simple grace and humanity." About.com
Posted May 23, 2007
1.5/5 44%

Angel-A (2005)

"Begins as playful comedy about a crook who meets a beautiful woman and ends as dreadfully dumbed-down remake of Wings of Desire." About.com
Posted May 23, 2007
1/5 84%

Paprika (2006)

"Soulless characters in remarkably flat animation talking epistemological gobbledegook among watered-down psychedelia." About.com
Posted May 22, 2007
3/5 40%

The Wendell Baker Story (2005)

"Silly but lovable." About.com
Posted May 17, 2007
3/5 64%

Severance (2006)

"The most outrageous and exhilarating moments of Severance zip by like Apocalypto on whippets, gory but hilarious." About.com
Posted May 16, 2007
2/5 87%

Paris Je T'aime (2007)

"Paris, je t'aime is not a movie, it's a playlist, and that's why you should resist the temptation to see it in the theater." About.com
Posted Apr 26, 2007
4/5 88%

Syndromes and a Century (2007)

"Occupies a fertile space between narrative and art object." About.com
Posted Apr 19, 2007
3/5 30%

The Glamorous Life of Sachiko Hanai (2003)

"An obscene, elaborate joke at the expense of the Bush Administration.... It's the trashy midnight weird-out that Grindhouse could have been." About.com
Posted Apr 17, 2007
3.5/5 91%

Hot Fuzz (2007)

"My patented scientific method for objectively judging comedy reveals a favorable chuckle-to-groan ratio, one dozen solid out-and-out laughs, and four roll-out-of-your-seat moments of uncontrollable hilarity." About.com
Posted Apr 1, 2007
1/5 75%

Black Book (2007)

"Shoahxploitation." About.com
Posted Apr 1, 2007
2.5/5 83%

Grindhouse (2007)

"Planet Terror is a great bad movie; Death Proof is just plain bad." About.com
Posted Mar 31, 2007
5/5 93%

The Host (2007)

"With unflappable confidence, Bong Joon-ho grafts droll humor and sly political commentary onto the DNA of a classic Hollywood creature feature." About.com
Posted Mar 6, 2007
3.5/5 87%

Into Great Silence (2007)

"Exquisitely boring." About.com
Posted Mar 2, 2007
4/5 93%

The Lives of Others (2006)

"Brings the large and small betrayals of the doomed republic to paranoia-inducing life." About.com
Posted Feb 8, 2007
2/5 74%

Fah talai jone (Tears of the Black Tiger) (2007)

"Good looks and a wealth of allusions only get you so far." About.com
Posted Jan 11, 2007
2/5 58%

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (2006)

"It's surprising that the director of Run Lola Run didn't make a movie that's lighter on its feet." About.com
Posted Jan 11, 2007
2/5 32%

The Good German (2007)

"It's hard to feel for the characters' fate when you're counting the ways in which The Good German rips off Casablanca." About.com
Posted Dec 14, 2006
.5/5 65%

Apocalypto (2006)

"Unpleasant, pointless, gruesome, and exploitative, Apocalypto is the worst movie of the year." About.com
Posted Dec 5, 2006
4/5 94%

Unser täglich Brot (Our Daily Bread) (2006)

"Eerily beautiful and profoundly unsettling." About.com
Posted Nov 24, 2006
2/5 95%

Casino Royale (2006)

"If Casino Royale had kept to a lean, mean 90 minutes, it could have been the perfect James Bond flick." About.com
Posted Nov 15, 2006
2/5 67%

The Bridge (2006)

"The decision to keep the process of filming out of the film robs it of too much context." About.com
Posted Oct 26, 2006
1/5 37%

Death of a President (2006)

"Has very little to say once the shock value wears off." About.com
Posted Oct 26, 2006
3/5 76%

Catch a Fire (2006)

"Effective and competent." About.com
Posted Oct 26, 2006
4/5 91%

Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)

"Nothing's safe from Cohen's sophisticated satire, disguised as backwater idiocy." About.com
Posted Oct 25, 2006
5/5 67%

Shortbus (2006)

"Shortbus has the potential to become one of the films that redefine audience expectations, a watershed that divides other movies with similar themes into before and after. It's that good." About.com
Posted Oct 2, 2006
5/5 72%

Inland Empire (2006)

"A fertile and overwhelming work of art." About.com
Posted Oct 1, 2006
1.5/5 80%

Little Children (2006)

"Seems terribly confused about whether it wants to be literary drama or out-and-out satire." About.com
Posted Sep 30, 2006
5/5 97%

The Queen (2006)

"Helen Mirren's commanding performance as Elizabeth II is richly rewarding, allowing a multitude of angles for both ridicule and empathy." About.com
Posted Sep 30, 2006
4/5 86%

Woman on the Beach (2008)

"Ineffable, hilarious, and true." About.com
Posted Sep 30, 2006
1/5 55%

Marie Antoinette (2006)

"Cake is the perfect metaphor for this superficial, messy confection of a movie." About.com
Posted Sep 19, 2006
3/5 87%

The Ground Truth (2006)

"The Ground Truth ought to show in classrooms and outside of army recruiting stations." About.com
Posted Sep 18, 2006
4/5 79%

Le Petit Lieutenant (2006)

"Xavier Beauvoir deliberately undermines the clichés we've come to expect from the genre... unassuming and effective." About.com
Posted Sep 7, 2006
3/5 88%

Man Push Cart (2006)

"The melancholy story is told with empathy and restraint; Ahmad's unmoving face is a mask of loss, but he never lets go of his dignity." About.com
Posted Sep 7, 2006
4.5/5 84%

This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006)

"Makes its argument with compulsively watchable vigor and wit." About.com
Posted Sep 1, 2006
4/5 69%

A Scanner Darkly (2006)

"A handsome and mindwarping movie that has cult hit written all over it." About.com
Posted Jul 11, 2006
1/5 76%

Superman Returns (2006)

"There's nothing duller than a hero without flaws." About.com
Posted Jun 23, 2006
4/5 86%

The Road To Guantanamo (2006)

"Harrowing but gripping. The drama of attack dogs and black hoods, shaved heads, authority, submission, humiliation, and release is far more engaging than anything Superman Returns has to offer." About.com
Posted Jun 23, 2006
4/5 72%

Seres queridos (2006)

"Thoroughly satisfying... manages to tackle its serious moments deftly and without losing momentum." About.com
Posted Jun 21, 2006
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