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Kimberly Pierce

Kimberly Pierce
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4.5/5 71% Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) There is so much here to like .... The quirky thriller brings well-structured characters, solid action and beautiful filmmaking. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
4.5/5 88% First Man (2018) Damien Chazelle has done it again with First Man. The period piece is a bit of a challenge, but this is bound to be one of the top movies of 2018. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
1.5/5 31% Venom (2018) Parts of this movie should appeal to Venom fans, but it's difficult to argue this as a solid feature. Unless you're dying to see this, skip it until its available to stream. ‐ CC2K
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
2/5 89% A Star Is Born (2018) While Lady Gaga shines, the problematic narrative makes it clear that it is the unlikable Jackson Maine with whom audiences are supposed to identify.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
2/5 85% The Sisters Brothers (2018) The western is noticeably hampered by structural and tonal issues ... Solid performances by likable actors can't save this indie western being weighed by its script. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2018
2/5 28% Night School (2018) Ultimately, fans of the comedian will get a kick out of this ... but it's frustrating to see this become a largely generic comedy when there's more interesting material here.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
2/5 94% Mandy (2018) Ultimately, the lack of a coherent script hampers the movie in a number of ways, largely overshadowing some very interesting direction ... leave this one to stream.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2018
4/5 91% The Disaster Artist (2017) The Disaster Artist is a love letter to The Room. The painstaking recreations of certain shots are fascinating to watch. Be sure to stay through the credits.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2018
4.5/5 85% A Simple Favor (2018) In a series of features which ... regulate(s) women to the good girl/femme fatale dichotomy, A Simple Favor lets the ladies step out from the ... archetypes weighing them down. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2018
87% Only the Brave (2017) Only the Brave is a powerful and emotional film (coming) out of a good place ... as a tribute to the firefighters lost ... but (those) still risking their lives everyday. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
4/5 63% Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) Goodbye Christopher Robin is a beautiful work of drama with touching emotionality at its core. Take time to see this beautiful film.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
1.5/5 8% The Snowman (2017) With everything going on, this could have been a truly great movie... missed potential is so frustrating. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
1/5 28% Suburbicon (2017) The idea of the bizarre nature of suburbia has been explored by dozens of movies in the past, and it has been done better. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
2/5 28% A Bad Moms Christmas (2017) A Bad Moms Christmas is a film which does its job, nothing more, nothing less.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
5/5 92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) The film comes in ...as one of the strongest entries in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to date. If you are in anyway a fan of the Marvel movies ... get to Thor: Ragnarok. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
2/5 66% Wonderstruck (2017) Coming from a filmmaker capable of wowing with his visual flair, Wonderstruck fails to illicit much wonder .... This one could have been a heck of a lot better.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
3/5 57% Murder On The Orient Express (2017) The film struggles visually and narratively in places. As such, this version of the classic story doesn't present anything new or unique... does this story need to be retold? ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
2/5 40% Justice League (2017) This movie is not ready for prime time, and DC should be ashamed of themselves for letting their wind from Wonder Woman completely escape.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
5/5 99% Lady Bird (2017) This is a enjoyable and refreshing drama which is definitely a must see on its road to wide-release. Go see it... then go call your mom. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
4/5 92% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri is an incredibly solid film. The strength of the talented ensemble will take the movie far. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
4/5 91% The Disaster Artist (2017) The Disaster Artist is a love letter to The Room. The painstaking recreations of certain shots are fascinating to watch. Be sure to stay through the credits.‐ Citizen Dame
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
3.5/5 56% The Greatest Showman (2017) This movie is an absolute joy. Fans of ... Jackman should definitely check (this) out, showcasing the talented actor in an exciting return to his musical roots. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
4/5 84% Darkest Hour (2017) In (Oldman's) hands, Churchill is realistic. He's insecure. He's uncertain of himself ... in relation to the situation he finds himself caught up in. This take is unique‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
5/5 90% I, Tonya (2018) Margot Robbie absolutely slays in I, Tonya, particularly in the third act. Her performance picks up speed and evolves throughout the film. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
4/5 72% Hostiles (2018) Scott Cooper crafts a beautiful example of cinema through some of the greatest use of western landscape in recent examples of the genre. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
4/5 85% Battle of the Sexes (2017) In fact, Stone looses herself in the role, successfully transforming herself into the iconic tennis player. Her portrayal is a well studied one.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
2/5 87% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) Perhaps Blade Runner 2049's biggest flaw is style over substance. Check it out for the beautiful look, but be careful diving below the surface. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
3.5/5 75% The Exception (The Kaiser's Last Kiss) (2017) While the film definitely has some problems, there is enough good to outweigh the bad. The movie is strikingly beautiful, and the actors fully commit themselves to the art.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
4.5/5 98% The Big Sick (2017) Between the stellar cast, likable characters and the engaging script, there is plenty here to like.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
4/5 93% Wonder Woman (2017) With the film on-course for a stellar opening weekend ... the period superhero movie proves itself to be a exciting and entertaining entry to the DC cinematic universe‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
4.5/5 90% Their Finest (2017) The talented creative team craft an unflinchingly feminist tone ... The narrative pulls no punches as to the complicated position of women during the second world war.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
4/5 83% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) It is a fun, enjoyable work of science fiction fantasy. Fans of these genres will undoubtably find things to enjoy with this film. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
4/5 53% The Belko Experiment (2017) Under the guiding hand of James Gunn ... they create a disturbingly funny, yet cringe inducing film that will keep audiences entertained right up until the end.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
2/5 56% Rules Don't Apply (2016) All in all, Rules Don't Apply is ... uneven. The film suffers from trying to do too much. Had it been either a romance ... character study, the movie could have been stellar. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
3/5 64% Come And Find Me (2016) Thriller fans should also check it out, as the tightly crafted script keeps audiences on their toes. It's a great debut effort from Zack Whedon...‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
2/5 26% The Nun (2018) The film brings some fascinating ideas and some creepy imagery, but in full execution it's "Not quite ready for prime-time". ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
4.5/5 65% The Little Stranger (2018) Domhnall Gleeson absolutely shines as the complicated Farraday. The talented actor very much carries the story on his shoulders and brings a deeply structured portrayal‐ CC2K
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2018
5/5 95% Call Me by Your Name (2018) Call Me By Your Name is a staggeringly beautiful film that brings together a fully fleshed out artistic vision ... as well as a host of brilliant performances from its cast.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
5/5 92% The Shape of Water (2017) Hawkins shines in the role, bringing a vitality and sense of spirit to the part.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2018
2.5/5 59% Operation Finale (2018) Ultimately, Operation Finale is a victim of what it could have been. While interesting threads pack the narrative, the story can't quite weave them all together. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2018
4.5/5 87% The Post (2018) The "cred" of , The Post is upped even more by ... Hanks and Streep. This is a good movie, no ifs... ands... or buts about it. . ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
1.5/5 91% Phantom Thread (2018) Does it look great? Yes. Is Daniel Day-Lewis great? Certainly.... While the last ten minutes are entertaining, it is a heck of a long trek to get there. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
2/5 53% 12 Strong (2018) Ultimately, 12 Strong is a serviceable war film, but that's about it. Outside of the action/war sequences, there's little to string this film through the 2 hour runtime.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
2/5 40% Den of Thieves (2018) The film skirts a line of unintentional hilarity. Was it supposed to be a comedy? Not if you look at the film's marketing [however]it is an absolute blast.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
3.5/5 46% Ophelia (2018) [Claire] McCarthy's work combines with fascinating performances to tell a version of Hamlet we've never seen before.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2018
2.5/5 70% Damsel (2018) While Damsel is tremendously helped by a host of stellar performances, what is there is hampered by script and editing problems. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2018
4/5 88% American Animals (2018) While there is a lot going on in American Animals, it is the performances in the movie which ultimately sell it. At its roots, this is still a character drama. ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2018
4/5 No Score Yet Funny Story (2018) Funny Story is a ... critical darling to come out of Slamdance 2018. If you are a fan of Emily Bett Rickards and this movie isn't on your radar, make sure it gets there.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2018
5/5 91% Hearts Beat Loud (2018) This movie features not only a fun musical, but also a strong character piece. Fans of films like Sing Street and Begin Again are sure to like Hearts Beat Loud . ‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2018
4.5/5 99% Blaze (2018) The musical period piece is not only a visual work of art, but the feature film manage often raft moments of true poetry throughout its carefully executed musical sequences.‐ Geek Girl Authority
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2018