Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
86% Violation (2020) Sims-Fewer grounds Violation with a performance that is achingly raw. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2020
No Score Yet Spiral (2021) Spiral is spooky fun, yet far from sensational or even satisfying. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2020
98% Nomadland (2020) Nomadland is a radiant celebration of humanity and community. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2020
78% Concrete Cowboy (2020) It manages to capture the magic of the Fleet Street Stables while announcing to the world that McLaughlin is ready to stride out of an ensemble and into the spotlight. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2020
92% Wildfire (2020) Wildfire is an extraordinary experience, heady and heartfelt. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2020
80% Enemies of the State (2020) Sonia Kennebeck's Enemies of The State falls short of greatness by failing to paint a full picture of its tricky topic. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2020
6/10 92% Enola Holmes (2020) Manhandled politics aside, Enola Holmes offers plenty of whiz-bang in its mystery. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2020
81% Pieces of a Woman (2020) It's a Lifetime Movie dabbling in an Art House mood. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2020
96% Wolfwalkers (2020) It is magical, mesmerizing, and magnificent. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2020
88% Holler (2020) A film that is heart-rattlingly poignant, haunting, and among the best of the year. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2020
67% I Am Woman (2020) Shame it doesn't dare to be as revolutionary as its subject. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2020
10/10 99% One Night in Miami (2020) What King gives us is a gift of insight, humanity, and then the silent challenge to stop watching and start doing. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2020
81% I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020) It might be Kaufman's masterpiece. - Crooked Marquee EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2020
95% The Dark and the Wicked (2020) It will rub your nerves raw. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2020
96% Class Action Park (2020) After a wild ride of shocks and laughs, Action Park ends with a knowing jolt that refuses to let its audience walk away without an ache. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2020
82% Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) It's fun. It's funny. It's (al)most excellent. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2020
49% Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula (2020) Yeon's Peninsula is much more than a balls-to-the-wall action epic - it's also captivating for its conflicted plea for Hollywood's attention. - MEL Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2020
88% Sputnik (2020) Most of all, I recommend Sputnik for its monster, which will slither then stalk and snake into your brain... - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2020
83% Skin: A History of Nudity in the Movies (2020) This despicable doc leers far more than it reveals. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2020
60% Tesla (2020) Tesla is beautiful, bizarre, bold, and brilliant. - Crooked Marquee EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2020
100% Morgana (2019) Morgana is intriguing, titillating, celebratory, and reverent to its provocative subject. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2020
96% Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Independent Film Business (2020) Clapboard Jungle is essential viewing to any aspiring filmmaker. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2020
95% Feels Good Man (2020) Feels Good, Man is a shocking doc so chock-full of disorienting details...that it feels unbearably long at just 92-minutes. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2020
73% An American Pickle (2020) Its oddball conceit dares audiences to take the plunge, and Seth Rogen rewards them with Herschel, who is bold, thrilling, and a little bit bonkers. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2020
100% Host (2020) Though the film gets off to a slow start, once the scares start coming, Savage has his audience in the palm of his hand. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2020
75% The Rental (2020) The Rental gave me nightmares, not only because of what it chooses to show but also for what it leaves unseen. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2020
34% The Sunlit Night (2019) The Sunlit Night is a ponderous, pretentious dud - Crooked Marquee EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2020
61% Radioactive (2020) There's plenty of story, dreamy visuals, big ideas, and rich materials for drama here. Yet Satrapi struggles with tying them together in a way that hits the heart. - Crooked Marquee EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2020
81% The Old Guard (2020) The Old Guard becomes a superhero movie that offers fresh perspectives and unpredictable plotlines with a wallop of passion that'll hit you right at your core. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2020
71% Archive (2020) Archive is at its best when it leans into its machines and away from its lackluster leading man. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2020
75% I, Pastafari: A Flying Spaghetti Monster Story (2020) Even when the doc offers some salty food for thought, it never stews long enough to be taken seriously. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2020
92% Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets (2020) Singing a song of outcasts, drunks, and failures, ...Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets may well be one of the best docs of the year. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2020
98% Hamilton (2020) Hamilton the stage musical may be a 10/10. But this filmed version falls short by repeatedly reminding the audience of what we missed by not being there. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2020
64% Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020) This film isn't just fun and funny and feel-good, it's hopeful, invigorating, and healing. - Crooked Marquee EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2020
40% You Should Have Left (2020) Ff subtext isn't your jam, you can kick back, switch off, and enjoy the eerie thrills and jolting scares of this satisfying horror-thriller. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2020
94% Babyteeth (2020) Babyteeth is a savage wonder - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2020
82% Scare Package (2019) Anthologies are by their nature a mixed bag...Scare Package succeeds overall, delivering enough good vignettes to keep audiences howling with laughter. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2020
77% Judy & Punch (2020) Rich with idiosyncratic style, macabre wit, riveting energy, and performances both playful and perturbing, Judy and Punch really packs a punch. I'm sorry, but it does. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2020
73% The King of Staten Island (2020) While he sparks with an irreverent punch line here or there, there's not enough liveliness in this maudlin role for Davidson to dazzle in. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2020
No Score Yet The Last Days of American Crime (2020) With dull as dirt performances and a plot that is more eye-roll-inducing that intriguing, every minute (of 148) feels like a punishment. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2020
70% Becky (2020) Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion, co-directors of the action-packed B-movies Cooties and Bushwick, reteam for their best yet. - Crooked Marquee EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2020
96% The Painter and the Thief (2020) [Ree] delivers a raw yet rich exploration of the messiness of human relationships, their beauty and depravity. - Riot Material EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2020
65% The Lovebirds (2020) The Lovebirds offers a wild ride with outlandish action, plenty of popping punch lines, and a romance you can really root for. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted May 20, 2020
82% Listen Up Philip (2014) Between the slapdash and choking cinematography, the oppressive narration, and the hideous characters, I didn't find anything fun or funny in this so-called "comedy." - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2020
97% The Half of It (2020) Wu has made something warm and wonderful. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2020
90% The Willoughbys (2020) The Willoughbys is a rollicking romp that's unapologetically bonkers and welcomes audiences into a world of adventure. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2020
98% Circus of Books (2020) If you're thirsting for something saucy, funny, and heart-warming, you'll love Circus of Books. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2020
40% The Quarry (2020) If you've seen every Coen Brothers movie, and don't mind a pale imitation of their noirs, it'll serve. - Crooked Marquee EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2020
71% Trolls World Tour (2020) It's for kids and it's cute. It's also an absolute eyesore, crassly overstuffed with retina-scorching color combinations and explosions of glitter. - IGN Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2020
74% The Other Lamb (2020) Beautiful, anguished, and defiant, The Other Lamb offers a cult horror story that is splashed with violence and blood, but uses neither to express its deepest scares. - Pajiba EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2020