Kevin N. Laforest

Kevin N. Laforest
Tomatometer-approved critic
Critics' Group: Online Film Critics Society
Location: Montréal, Qc
Official Websites: http://extrabeurre.com

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
50% Old (2021) It becomes very moving, as we experience a lifetime of bereavements in less than 24 hours. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2021
5/5 97% Pig (2021) An anti-revenge film with Nicolas Cage at his best. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2021
68% Army Of The Dead (2021) Army of the Dead is a truly fun blockbuster, something we haven't often seen since the start of the pandemic. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2021
66% Wrath of Man (2021) One of Jason Statham's best movies. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2021
55% Mortal Kombat (2021) It does feature spectacular, bloody action scenes. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2021
75% Godzilla vs. Kong (2021) This fourth film of the MonsterVerse is by far the greatest. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2021
66% Crisis (2021) At its best, Crisis is simply a solid, unpretentious thriller. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2021
84% Nobody (2021) While waiting for [John Wick] Chapter 4, this makes for a rather satisfying entremets. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2021
71% Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021) One of the most persuasive examples of the impact a new cut can have on a film. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2021
72% My Salinger Year (2021) Margaret Qualley, with her big expressive eyes and distinctive body language, always succeeds in captivating, fascinating and touching us. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2021
74% Boss Level (2021) An awesome action movie that I wouldn't be unhappy to watch over and over. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2021
57% Malcolm & Marie (2020) Zendaya and John David Washington have rarely been better. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2021
78% Greenland (2020) While not a peak of the genre, Greenland is overall an honest example of it. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2021
90% Promising Young Woman (2020) Promising Young Woman is wildly entertaining, while often being troubling and disturbing. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2021
59% Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) An uneven sequel, undeniably inferior to the original, even though it's enjoyable to see a superhero movie again, as they have been rare in 2020. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2020
82% Mank (2020) Mank doesn't lack qualities, but there is this impression that it is a bit cold, mechanical. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 1, 2020
45% Fatman (2020) Mel Gibson's performance is very heartfelt, tinged with weariness and cynicism. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2020
60% Last Three Days (2020) Memento meets Training Day. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2020
89% The Wolf of Snow Hollow (2020) As in all the best genre films, the characters are well developed and various themes are tackled between the scenes of suspense and violence. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2020
85% Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) Undoubtedly the comedy of the year. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2020
48% A Rainy Day in New York (2020) The storytelling is loose and the pace could have been tightened, but I nonetheless smiled from beginning to end. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2020
40% Welcome to Sudden Death (2020) No one is more badass than Michael Jai White. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2020
100% Nadia, Butterfly (2020) While still being very physical by its nature, [this] sports drama is also surprisingly introspective. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2020
19% The Tax Collector (2020) In Ayer's very uneven filmography, The Tax Collector is among his most minor works. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2020
82% Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) We never get tired of Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter, who have the opportunity of playing multiple wacky versions of their characters. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2020
70% Tenet (2020) It's an epic film both for its thrilling set-pieces and its complex concepts. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2020
84% You Cannot Kill David Arquette (2020) [An] extraordinary film, evoking both the hijinks of Andy Kaufman and Darren Aronofsky's The Wrestler. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2020
48% Unhinged (2020) [Russell] Crowe is absolutely terrifying in the role. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2020
86% Legacy of Lies (2020) It's always a thrill to watch [Scott Adkins] in action. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2020
37% Primal (2019) Nicolas Cage's most satisfying recent VOD release. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2020
71% Most Wanted (2020) [Quebec filmmaker] Daniel Roby deserves to be in the same conversation as Denis Villeneuve and Jean-Marc Vallée. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2020
92% Da 5 Bloods (2020) Da 5 Bloods is a daring and ambitious film, both politically charged and entertaining. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2020
82% Debt Collectors (2020) Nothing fancy, but the action choreography is thrilling and brutal. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
40% Capone (2020) In no way consensual, this is the work of a filmmaker who doesn't owe anything to anybody anymore. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted May 13, 2020
59% Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno (2017) Few filmmakers capture desire on screen as well as Kechiche. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2020
90% The Decline (Jusqu'au déclin) (2020) A minimalist, but intense and merciless action film, with severable memorable scenes of violence. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2020
76% Bad Boys for Life (2020) Here's an operatic story about death and vengeance, preposterous and filled with clichés, but rather riveting if you enjoy the genre. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2020
95% The Irishman (2019) Here's a new Martin Scorsese masterpiece-another riveting gangster epic. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2019
66% Jay & Silent Bob Reboot (2019) Jay and Silent Bob Reboot won't change the mind of any hater. But if you're a fan, it's custom-made to make you have a good time. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2019
68% Joker (2019) Features a masterful performance by Joaquin Phoenix, almost on the level of The Master and You Were Never Really Here. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2019
65% Matthias & Maxime (2019) After the flop of The Death & Life of John F. Donovan, Xavier Dolan spectacularly bounces back with Matthias et Maxime, one of the best films of his career. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2019
26% Rambo: Last Blood (2019) The third act is wildly intense and insanely violent. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
19% The Death and Life of John F. Donovan (2019) Dolan's most conventional film, and consequently the dullest. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2019
85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) Another tour de force by Quentin Tarantino. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2019
76% Dragged Across Concrete (2019) It's the kind of dark, disturbing, hardly consensual film that was more common in the 70s. In 2019, it's a miracle to discover something like that. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2019
37% The Dirt (2019) Some found Bohemian Rhapsody too clean, but no one will be able to say the same thing about The Dirt! [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
37% Glass (2019) It's not perfect. It's certainly not for everybody. But it's a rich, fascinating film, and I can only admire its originality and audacity. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2019
65% Suspiria (2018) Malgré ses qualités, non négligeables, ce remake demeure inférieur à l'original, comme c'est souvent le cas. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2018
80% Mid90s (2018) À la fois un jouissif 'hang out movie' à la Dazed and Confused et le meilleur film que Xavier Dolan n'a jamais réalisé, on sent surtout que Mid90s est du pur Jonah Hill. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
33% The Predator (2018) [Une] série B de luxe joyeusement bordélique et furieusement violente. [Full review in French] - Extra Beurre EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018