Ken Tucker Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Ken Tucker

Ken Tucker
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
93%

Good Night, And Good Luck (2005)

"... it telescopes -- with no loss of accuracy -- Murrow's last few fifties hurrahs as the hardest diamond in Bill Paley's 'Tiffany network.'" ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
71%

Thumbsucker (2005)

"Unlike so many movies in which a character changes in order to propel the plot forward, this one stops to follow up on the consequences of those changes." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
84%

The Constant Gardener (2005)

"... Ralph Fiennes gives one of the year's subtlest, yet most exciting, screen performances ..." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
87%

Howl's Moving Castle (2005)

"There is giggling, belly-laughing, and gasping to be done watching Howl's Moving Castle." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
75%

Crash (2004)

"It's smart, therefore, that Haggis has written such novel, precisely observed, often unpleasant characters as the ones Bullock, Dillon, and Cheadle inhabit." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
61%

Jarhead (2005)

"Jarhead is utterly predictable (boys endure tough training; boys encounter another culture and are baffled), studded with first-rate performances." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
79%

The Aristocrats (2005)

"... The Aristocrats proves that sometimes you don't have to be a great filmmaker to make a great documentary." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
89%

Paradise Now (2005)

"... remarkable ..." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 9, 2005
61%

Shopgirl (2005)

"A slim, charming, romantic story, full of intentionally mild humor about strong themes -- passion, commitment, loneliness." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Nov 18, 2005
88%

Tell Them Who You Are (2005)

"[A] tremendously moving documentary." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Oct 13, 2005
83%

Inside Deep Throat (2005)

"[A] valuable document of a cultural shift." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Jul 18, 2005
65%

Coach Carter (2005)

"Saved by bursts of energy and inventiveness." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Jul 5, 2005
60%

Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)

"Fishburne even manages to make crass violence witty." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Jul 5, 2005
83%

Finding Neverland (2004)

"If it didn't have Johnny Depp as its star, Finding Neverland would barely pass muster as an average PBS Masterpiece Theatre entry." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Feb 13, 2005
87%

The Aviator (2004)

"The result is an admirably bumpy ride of a biopic, a rare one that leaves you feeling not safe but bracingly unsettled." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 19, 2004
68%

Closer (2004)

"Nichols is back, his instincts for intimacy as cutting as ever..." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Dec 11, 2004
90%

Kinsey (2004)

"It's a new Neeson as Dr. Alfred Kinsey, all spiky-haired and harried, and he's enormously appealing in the role." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Nov 23, 2004
97%

The Incredibles (2004)

"The sleek beauty, crafty wit, family warmth, and impeccable slapstick suffusing The Incredibles immediately vaults it to a new, higher level of entertainment." ‐New York Magazine/Vulture
Posted Nov 3, 2004
B+ 61%

Tuck Everlasting (2002)

"Any movie that signals the menace of a potential lynching by zooming its camera through the loop of a gallows noose cannot claim subtlety, but director Jay Russell never lets the swirling emotions of Tuck become too drippy." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Oct 17, 2002
D+ 47%

The Banger Sisters (2002)

"Dolman's directorial debut betrays his stars." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Sep 19, 2002
F 14%

Molly (1999)

"Bizarrely inept." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Jan 1, 2000
C- 67%

The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)

"Harlin and Davis don't seem to realize that the results aren't refreshingly revisionist - they're eye-avertingly embarrassing." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Oct 11, 1996
B+ 64%

The Frighteners (1996)

"The Frighteners is ... that rare horror film that actually gets better as it proceeds; this scare machine has a heart and a brain." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Jul 19, 1996
B+ 93%

Lone Star (1996)

"Sayles has surrounded his hero with other, more interesting characters and has warmed Lone Star with the glow of a humanist optimism rare in contemporary movies." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Jun 21, 1996
D+ 22%

Money Train (1995)

"A big, noisy headache of a movie..." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Nov 22, 1995
A- 69%

Antonia (Antonia's Line) (1995)

"Antonia's Line lopes along, sometimes with sloppy sentimentality. But van Ammelrooy gives a big, openhearted performance; she deserves to be a movie star." ‐Entertainment Weekly
Posted Sep 12, 1995
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