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Kristen Lopez

Kristen Lopez
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
35% I Feel Pretty (2018) The film's message is "All About That Bass" expanded to nearly 120 minutes. ‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2018
7/10 24% Traffik (2018) Traffik is a feature that will probably gets its widest audience on VOD but would be fun to see in a theater. You can just imagine the people screaming "Kill them!" en masse. ‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2018
3/10 90% Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami (2018) If you're interested in learning about Grace Jones this is not for you. It's an art project to play over Jones' show.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
50% Rampage (2018) If you thought Godzilla or Kong: Skull Island had too many humans and too little sweet carnage, then Rampage is for you!‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2018
2.5/5 77% Chappaquiddick (2018) Director John Curran's Chappaquiddick is a decent Cliff's Notes version of events, though it's hard not see sanitization masquerading as ambiguity.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
95% A Quiet Place (2018) A Quiet Place will be the most intense feature you see all year.‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2018
5/10 82% Blockers (2018) Blockers ends up salting its own game by focusing on out-of-touch adults who aren't just struggling to deal with their daughters losing their virginity, but can't handle the entire millennial generation.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2018
6/10 78% Where Is Kyra? (2018) Michelle Pfeiffer's entrancing performance is more than capable of commanding people to watch.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2018
73% Ready Player One (2018) Ready Player One needs to throw as many shiny things with nostalgic value at you as it can to cover up how boring the entire affair is.‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2018
7/10 72% Final Portrait (2018) Final Portrait does an excellent job of capturing the anxiety, the malaise, and distraction that comes from wanting to create something.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2018
6/10 34% The Leisure Seeker (2018) The Leisure Seeker is a pleasant distraction even though the endgame is depressing. ‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2018
47% Red Sparrow (2018) Unpleasant and unnecessarily exploitative of its female lead, the film exists only to show off its leading lady's body, breaking her down as a means of "empowering" her. ‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
87% Annihilation (2018) Annihilation is a thing of immense beauty and intoxicating complexity.‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2018
96% Black Panther (2018) Black Panther isn't just a great movie for the first half of the year; Black Panther is the best movie Marvel's ever made!‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2018
3/10 8% Basmati Blues (2018) Larson is cute but this is far beneath her talents.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2018
4/10 13% Fifty Shades Freed (2018) The Greys become the old married couple who are so boring that even their sex doesn't look particularly new anymore.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2018
5/10 14% Winchester (2018) Winchester is let down by the mythos that surrounds the creation of the mansion itself, saddled with living up to a haunting history that might have only existed in Sarah Winchester's head.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2018
3.5/5 74% In the Fade (Aus dem Nichts) (2017) In the Fade is a sketch of one woman's grief in the face of hate. ‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2018
2.5/5 87% The Post (2018) The Post is the filmic equivalent of your mom's mashed potatoes: you know they're good; you can depend on them, but there's better out there.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2018
7/10 73% Hostiles (2018) Cooper's work is consciously paced, with a cold-blooded, naturalistic patter that leaves him divisive to audiences. ‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2018
3/5 82% Molly's Game (2018) Molly's Game has an engaging story with whip-snap dialogue that features Jessica Chastain in another commanding role.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Jan 2, 2018
5/10 80% Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017) Film Stars is a basic biopic that, in spite of its fantastic leads, doesn't leave an impression.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Dec 28, 2017
56% The Greatest Showman (2017) By ignoring circus impresario P.T. Barnum's history of exploiting his performers, the Hugh Jackman-starring musical undermines its own message.‐ The Daily Beast
Read More | Posted Dec 26, 2017
76% Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) The sequel stands alone well enough for newcomers while creating something enjoyable for those old enough to remember.‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2017
56% The Greatest Showman (2017) The Greatest Showman will work best with musical purists, those who aren't turned off by spontaneous bursts of song and an overly sentimentalized view of history. ‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2017
92% The Shape of Water (2017) The Shape of Water is breathtaking to behold and the most romantic movie you'll see about a woman falling in love with a fish man.‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2017
91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Star Wars: The Last Jedi is the perfect antidote to the year that is 2017 and introduces the tonic for what we need to enter 2018: hope. ‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2017
91% The Disaster Artist (2017) Unlike its bosom buddy, Tim Burton's Ed Wood, it might be too niche a subject to resonate with mass audiences but it's evident Franco and crew are having a whale of a time. ‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Dec 8, 2017
97% Coco (2017) This colorful tale of life, death and remembrance reanimates the heartstrings and secures a spot as the perfect holiday film.‐ Culturess
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2017
3.5/5 88% Novitiate (2017) Novitiate is a beguiling movie that requires a thorough examination of your own conscience and connection to religion.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
2/5 87% Only the Brave (2017) The story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots deserves a better movie.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
3.5/5 98% Trophy (2017) Trophy should be mandatory viewing in spite of its narrative presentation.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
4/5 85% Ingrid Goes West (2017) Ingrid Goes West indulges our worst impulses in the grand quest to gain more likes, followers and attention.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
4/5 100% Chasing Coral (2017) A story of passionate pioneers who love reefs becomes a clarion call for change and one of the year's most essential movies.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
2.5/5 84% Harry Benson: Shoot First (2016) A raucous ode to the shutterbug raconteur embraces the glamour of his lifestyle, while keeping the man himself at arm's length.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
2.5/5 65% Frank & Lola (2016) A muddled descent into psycho-sexual mind games that never fully gels.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
3/5 96% Moana (2016) One of the Mouse House's most sumptuous looking films from an animation standpoint.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
3/5 81% By Sidney Lumet (2016) A necessity for anyone interested in analyzing Lumet's work or those just interested in watching good films.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
1.5/5 44% King Cobra (2016) King Cobra takes an interesting true crime and covers it in exploitative sex, pedophilic overtures and acting that would make a high school drama teacher cringe.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
3/5 50% London Town (2016) If you're a fan of British music-themed dramas, London Town is right up your alley.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
4/5 96% The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years (2016) Howard assembles Eight Days a Week with an eye to appeasing those knowledgeable about Beatles history. ‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
3/5 80% Author: The JT LeRoy Story (2016) The film touches on the line between poetic license and deceit, as well as the glittering promise of reinvention and fame.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
2.5/5 19% Yoga Hosers (2016) Yoga Hosers is not the complete abortion of a film it's reputed to be, but Smith gets in his own way far too often.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
2/5 44% Hands of Stone (2016) Hands of Stone isn't the black eye on the boxing genre, but it presents the genre at its most mediocre and formulaic.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
1.5/5 25% Ben-Hur (2016) Ben-Hur isn't the worst film of the year, but from a technical standpoint it certainly looks it.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
4.5/5 88% Pete's Dragon (2016) Pete's Dragon is family entertainment at its best.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
2.5/5 66% Nerve (2016) Had Nerve stuck to the intrigue around online games, it could have been an efficiently entertaining piece of cinema.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
3/5 91% Zero Days (2016) It's remarkable how Gibney packs complex, jargon-heavy ideas into a neat package.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
2.5/5 74% The Secret Life of Pets (2016) Maybe Illumination and Universal should look at why Pixar succeeds instead of just ripping them off and regurgitating the leftovers.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017
3/5 63% Therapy for a Vampire (Der Vampir auf der Couch) (2016) Director David Rühm's German language vamp-com Therapy for a Vampire gives the vampire film a much needed transfusion.‐ Spectrum Culture
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2017