Katina Vangopoulos

Katina Vangopoulos

Agrees with the Tomatometer 66% of the time.

Katina Vangopoulos's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Moviedex

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4.5/5 92% Frost/Nixon (2008) "Powerfully directed, brilliantly acted, this stands as one of the films of 2008. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 28, 2014
4/5 66% Thor: The Dark World (2013) "Hiddleston has fun with his gleeful villain, while Hemsworth counters him nicely as Thor with his strong presence and good intentions. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Nov 5, 2013
4/5 93% Captain Phillips (2013) "Hanks produces one of his best performances as a man weakened by a deadly threat. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Oct 26, 2013
4/5 81% Prisoners (2013) "Villeneuve gives his cast a big opportunity to explore those emotions of helplessness and desperation, and they grab it. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Oct 20, 2013
2/5 64% 2 Guns (2013) "What is evil then? In this case it's everything - the film is not clean in character, story or look. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Oct 11, 2013
3/5 67% Turbo (2013) "Ryan Reynolds brings the 'I can' attitude to the room to make Turbo a nicely likeable character you want to cheer for. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Oct 5, 2013
5/5 97% Gravity (2013) "Alfonso Cuaron intertwines moments of terror with sadness repeatedly and to the film's benefit, toying with his viewers' emotions. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Oct 5, 2013
2.5/5 8% Runner Runner (2013) "No opportunity is wasted to glamourise the underworld beneath the digital poker tables, showing the big league as lavish and extravagant surrounded by beautiful people and plenty of money. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Oct 5, 2013
2.5/5 51% White House Down (2013) "Olympus Has Fallen earlier this year took a look at the frailties of the White House and what one man would do for his country. Now, White House Down does... exactly the same thing. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Sep 19, 2013
2/5 43% Red 2 (2013) "It should be straight to the loony bin with this lot - but the announcement of a third film means the madness is far from over. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Aug 31, 2013
2/5 30% Kick-Ass 2 (2013) "This sequel in many ways is a repeat of its predecessor, but the film hits rock bottom as it attempts to make a potential rape scene a point for laughter. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Aug 24, 2013
4/5 68% Elysium (2013) "Blomkamp's return to working with Sharlto Copley gives the film a creepily outlandish villain for the film's benefit as the hopes and fears of Earth dwindle on a corrupt few on both sides of the coin. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Aug 17, 2013
3.5/5 50% Now You See Me (2013) ""The closer you look, the less you see" is an interesting analogy applicable to many things in life, and as a running motif in this film from Louis Letterier becomes something of an epiphany. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Aug 11, 2013
4/5 89% The World's End (2013) "Pegg and Wright's tales of camaraderie among impossible situations is something to be admired... alcohol may not solve the problems of the world, but for these guys it'll do nicely. " ‐ Daily Liberal
Posted Aug 6, 2013
4.5/5 76% The Help (2011) "Tate Taylor's film isn't heavy on preaching, nor is it overloaded with saccharine sentiment. Rather, it has a real bite to it. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Aug 23, 2011
4.5/5 93% Drive (2011) "Blending a cocktail of noir and action with a pinch of romance to deliver a violent and hopeful film with enormous appeal. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted May 26, 2011
3/5 79% Melancholia (2011) "Unlike von Trier himself, Melancholia is surprisingly uncontroversial in content, but remains an interesting take on the psychology of the apocalypse. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted May 24, 2011
3.5/5 77% Thor (2011) "With the occasional laugh bolstering the simple story, Thor remains wholly intriguing largely because of its cast. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Apr 17, 2011
3.5 83% Potiche (2011) "The cast is playful amid the 70's backdrop, with Deneuve possessing an effortless presence. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Mar 30, 2011
4/5 84% My Afternoons with Margueritte (2011) "Leaves the sugar at home but still provides a sweetly simple experience. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Mar 30, 2011
3.5/5 52% The Next Three Days (2010) "A taut yet hopeful film that brings some credibility into the newest of film debates. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Feb 2, 2011
3/5 66% Tamara Drewe (2010) "Tamara Drewe's general lack of cheesiness manages to make it a fun summer film that doesn't take itself too seriously. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Jan 26, 2011
4.5/5 90% Tangled (2010) "Sure, we all know how it's going to end, but with Disney finding their classic groove again, who honestly cares? " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Dec 6, 2010
2/5 91% Alamar (To the Sea) (2010) "Even with the cast playing themselves and a good premise, the idea to script only some of the film ends up creating a series of disconnected sequences. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Nov 10, 2010
4/5 71% Loose Cannons (Mine Vaganti) (2010) "With a fluid and comedic style comes a film that understands its place in Italian society and doesn't expect any less than complete competency from its audience. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Nov 8, 2010
4/5 96% Leap Year (2011) "Leap Year is well handled but confronting to the core, taking you to a very dark place. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Nov 8, 2010
3.5/5 79% Fair Game (2010) "Besides a Hollywood-ish ending reeking of patriotism, [Doug Liman] finds a healthy balance of drama and thrills. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 31, 2010
3/5 55% La Siciliana Ribelle (The Sicilian Girl) (2010) "While The Sicilian Girl has a more biographical lean over a showcase of mafia bloodshed, there's still plenty of drama to go around. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3/5 81% Bandslam (2009) "Fun without too much camp. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 90% Coraline (2009) "Kids can enjoy this but they're not the primary target. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3/5 7% All About Steve (2009) "All About Steve is survivable. You'll never see such passion for a crossword anywhere else. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
4/5 38% The Time Traveler's Wife (2009) "A great leading couple and an interesting concept make The Time Traveler's Wife a romance worth remembering for its normality. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
4/5 71% The Boys Are Back (2009) "The Boys Are Back is poignant in dealing with the stages of grief but lets up with a bit of fun. Scott Hicks really is back in town. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
2/5 75% $9.99 (2008) "After the smooth finish of Mary and Max earlier this year, $9.99 can't match up with its similar dark themes. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 79% The Informant! (2009) "The Soderbergh-Damon team has been honed and crafted into a viable investment " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
2.5/5 25% Fame (2009) "Fails to make a significant mark. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 70% Sherlock Holmes (2009) "Sherlock Holmes has something for everybody; an accessible film is exactly what Guy Ritchie's been looking for. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 58% The Invention of Lying (2009) "The comedy is definitely there, but a heavy romantic focus drags it down in parts. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 57% Bran Nue Dae (2010) "It's a Bran Nue Dae for Australian comedy. Enjoyable and satirical; a pleasant surprise. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 94% In the Loop (2009) "There's only so much wittiness and quips we can watch before we get irritated at the fact that not much actually happens. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
4/5 98% The Hurt Locker (2009) "The suspense may just kill you. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
2.5/5 56% Edge of Darkness (2010) "The attempt at grittiness comes off soft. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3/5 42% The Rebound (2009) "The Rebound is largely character-driven, which is more than a lot of romantic films can vouch for. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 58% She's Out of My League (2010) "The story relies on the strength of the characters and effectiveness of the comedy to keep it going. And for the most part it works. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3/5 67% Date Night (2010) "It stumbles along as you're forced to sit through quite a bit of umming and aaahing and a car chase that lasts five minutes too long. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3/5 43% Robin Hood (2010) "Good but not great. The meatier story always follows the introduction, right? " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
3.5/5 15% Sex and the City 2 (2010) "[Michael] King has done well to maintain the wry comedy Sex and the City is so well known for, especially considering the over-stretched 146-minute running time. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 29, 2010
2/5 12% The Spy Next Door (2010) "This film plays it too safe and brings you only a smidgeon of charm and laughter. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 22, 2010
4/5 94% Winter's Bone (2010) "A chilling reflection of nature's darker side. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 22, 2010
4/5 47% The A-Team (2010) "The A-Team succeeds in blasting onto the big screen with big attitude. " ‐ Moviedex
Posted Oct 22, 2010
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