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Kalvin Henely

Kalvin Henely
Kalvin Henely's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Slant Magazine

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/4 No Score Yet

Where Are You Taking Me? (2012)

"The documentary revels in the simple joys of finding something that captures the eye and paying attention to it." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Mar 2, 2012
3/4 71%

The Forgotten Space (2012)

"The filmmakers more or less show us in The Forgotten Space how the sea is capitalism's global trading floor writ large." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Feb 12, 2012
2.5/4 85%

Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos (2012)

"The Sacred Star of Milos manages to be an entertaining and faithful expansion on the original material while being inconsequential to it." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jan 18, 2012
2.5/4 95%

Sing Your Song (2012)

"The documentary's pace and energy gives an urgency to the political activism central to the restless Harry Belafonte's remarkable life." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jan 11, 2012
1/4 57%

It's About You (2012)

"While there aren't many films shot on Super 8 anymore, It's About You doesn't make the case that moviegoing is missing anything because of that." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jan 1, 2012
92%

Corman's World: Exploits Of A Hollywood Rebel (2011)

"It's the typical, from-the-archives, scrapbook approach that makes Corman's World the safe bet that it is." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Dec 15, 2011
0.5/4 0%

Red Hook Black (2011)

"That this strained film about two friends struggling with jobs and family in a bleak, thickly spread economic milieu is adapted from a play is painfully obvious." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Dec 6, 2011
2.5/4 56%

Lads & Jockeys (2011)

"Director Benjamin Marquet makes his documentary as much about his, and his archival, images as the sentiments audiences bring to them." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Dec 3, 2011
2.5/4 82%

Force of Nature: The David Suzuki Movie (2011)

"At best, Force of Nature restates an important message to a wider audience. " ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 28, 2011
0/4 No Score Yet

Silver Tongues (2011)

"The problem with Silver Tongues is that Simon Arthur has nothing to actually show us about the world." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 14, 2011
0%

A Novel Romance (2011)

"As a showcase for Steve Guttenberg's 52-years-young pecs, A Novel Romance might have been better served as a workout video. " ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 8, 2011
1/4 41%

Five Star Day (2011)

"Danny Buday's film is not so much skeptical of astrology as confused about it." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Nov 1, 2011
.5/4 20%

The Double (2011)

"Not only does The Double's outdated theme feel out of leftfield, it's unexplained and without reason. " ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 28, 2011
1/4 8%

The Reunion (2011)

"What's ironic about The Reunion is that its plot, though it revolves around a kidnapping set in Mexico, seems blind to current events. " ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 22, 2011
2/4 71%

OKA! (2011)

"The film somehow feels more fanciful than factual, a rift that's aggravated by the juxtaposition of the real actors' performances and the Bayaka pygmies' at times startling real presence." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 17, 2011
3/4 60%

Happy Life (2011)

"The closer Happy Life gets to finally finding any joy in the fans of this passé scene, the more depressing it becomes." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 9, 2011
2/4 67%

Les femmes du 6e étage (The Women on the 6th Floor) (2011)

"There's nothing remarkable going on in Jean-Philippe Le Guay's pillowy, Vicodin pill of a film." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 5, 2011
3/4 74%

Margaret (2011)

"The film's imperfections work in the sense that they rhyme with the agitation and sense of dislocation the characters feel." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Oct 3, 2011
3/4 83%

The Man Nobody Knew: In Search of My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby (2011)

"The Man Nobody Knew is a character study that doubles as a history lesson." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Sep 23, 2011
2.5/4 60%

The Weird World of Blowfly (2011)

"Though it was made by a fanboy, The Weird World of Blowfly manages not to blindly glorify its subject." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Sep 12, 2011
2/4 44%

Beware the Gonzo (2011)

"A dramedy set in the present day that doesn't seem to know much about the present day." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Sep 5, 2011
1.5/4 No Score Yet

Stripped Down (2011)

"As a vague film about the long-term psychological repercussions of childhood rape, Stripped Down is most classifiable as art therapy." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Aug 24, 2011
1.5/4 63%

A Horrible Way to Die (2011)

"As a horror movie that feels more like a mumblecore drama that a serial killer passes through, it's deaf to its own shifting tones." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Aug 15, 2011
2/4 No Score Yet

The Harvest (La Cosecha) (2011)

"This isn't so much a document of a certain group of people's lives, but a political tool, Democratic through-and-through. " ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jul 29, 2011
1.5/4 44%

Girlfriend (2011)

"Girlfriend is surprisingly backward not only in the story that entangles its main character, but also in its characterization of women." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jul 11, 2011
2.5/4 97%

Rapt (2011)

"There's a preciseness and polish to the way the characters are played in Rapt that makes the film resemble an expensive chess set-one of those that adorns a room and rarely gets used." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jul 5, 2011
3.5/4 94%

Dark Days (2000)

"The documentary feels like it surreptitiously removed another barrier to more direct relations between those behind and in front of the camera." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jun 27, 2011
2.5/4 60%

Vincent will Meer (Vincent Wants to Sea) (2011)

"Its optimistic straightforwardness takes us cleanly through all of its characters' messy and detoured lives." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jun 20, 2011
3/4 No Score Yet

Agrarian Utopia (2011)

"When we see children frolicking in watery rice paddies, the physical sensations are so convincing that it's as if the water jumps off the screen and splashes you in the face." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jun 7, 2011
1.5/4 65%

The Wave (2011)

"The Wave is top-heavy and light-footed, racing its winning idea-that fascism can still be attractive to some, even in modern Germany-past itself." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jun 3, 2011
0/4 0%

Love Wedding Marriage (2011)

"The script feels like it was written by people who were born yesterday, lacking any awareness of its triteness." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Jun 3, 2011
2/4 57%

How to Live Forever (2011)

"The doc's presentation of its information-overload is scattershot and prosaic." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted May 21, 2011
2.5/4 89%

A Screaming Man (2011)

"Draws from a personal understanding that gives its fictional story a tinge of emotional reportage. " ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Apr 17, 2011
2/4 No Score Yet

Illegal (1955)

"Illegal derives its strength as a feminist picture rather than from its nominal interest in human-rights issues for illegal immigrants." ‐Slant Magazine
Posted Mar 22, 2011
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