Lael Loewenstein

Lael Loewenstein

Agrees with the Tomatometer 73% of the time.

Publications:
Boxoffice Magazine , Los Angeles Times , Variety
Critics' Group:
Los Angeles Film Critics Association
Total Reviews:
201

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
51% Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (2012) " [It's] formulaic in adhering to the sitcom-style tone of the first two films." — Variety
Posted Aug 2, 2012
22% What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012) " Helmer Kirk Jones does a solid job negotiating the material and managing the few tonal shifts when an occasional dark moment emerges." — Variety
Posted May 11, 2012
—— Teniendo a Tu Bebe!: Una Clase Completa del Parto Preparado (2010) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Hey Ram (2000) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Beyond Paradise (1998) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Autumn Gold (herbstgold) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
17% Bongwater (1998) " An uneven, intermittently likable movie about a group of Portland residents for whom getting high is a way of life." — Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Breaking The News Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Call It Democracy (2004) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Road Kings (Road Dogs) (2005) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— The Nutcracker (1998) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Natasa (Natasha) (2001) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Sergeant Pepper (2004) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— A Good Baby (1999) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— My Bollywood Bride (My Faraway Bride) (2008) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— I Love You Eugenio (Ti voglio bene Eugenio) (2002) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
86% Cookie's Fortune (1999) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Hundred Percent (1997) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Deserter (2012) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Suicide, the Comedy (2005) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— The Girls' Room (Best of Enemies) (2005) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Cirque du Soleil - Fire Within (2004) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Comment ma mère accoucha de moi durant sa ménopause Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Coyotes (1999) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Flick (2000) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
—— Addams Family Reunion (1999) Variety
Posted Feb 23, 2012
22% Darling Companion (2012) " Despite an intriguing premise, a marquee middle-aged cast and a veteran helmer (Lawrence Kasdan) schooled in character-driven ensemble movies, the result is more shaggy-dog story than incisive reflection on human relationships." — Variety
Posted Jan 27, 2012
60% Glee: The 3D Concert Movie (2011) " Even the uninitiated could do a lot worse than this 80-minute musical valentine to the outsider in us all." — Variety
Posted Aug 11, 2011
38% Monte Carlo (2011) " A frothy, innocuous smorgasbord of girlhood wish fulfillment that scores a direct hit with its target demo." — Variety
Posted Jun 30, 2011
19% Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer (2011) " Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer strives to capture the insouciance of Megan McDonald's popular book series but overshoots its comedic potential." — Variety
Posted Jun 3, 2011
60% That's What I Am (2011) " Agreeable, uplifting and earnest almost to a fault." — Variety
Posted Apr 21, 2011
—— Crazy Jones Variety
Posted Apr 12, 2011
—— The Fall Before Paradise (2005) Variety
Posted Apr 12, 2011
37% Mars Needs Moms (2011) " Working against an ungainly title and a rather formulaic marketing campaign, pic is a modestly enjoyable performance-capture creation bearing the unmistakable imprint of producer Robert Zemeckis." — Variety
Posted Mar 8, 2011
—— Toque do Oboé Variety
Posted Mar 5, 2011
—— Mark Twain's America in 3D (1998) Variety
Posted Oct 20, 2010
22% The Simian Line (2000) " An uneven, at times absorbing portrait of four couples struggling to define their relationships." — Variety
Posted Jul 6, 2010
69% Babies (2010) " An exercise in observational cinema tracking four infants across the globe, Babies is refreshing in its methods, impressive in its scope and remarkable in its immediacy." — Variety
Posted May 3, 2010
67% Date Night (2010) " A romantic comedy with action, edge and genuine chemistry between its leads, Date Night scores a home run." — Variety
Posted Apr 6, 2010
53% Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010) " Diary of a Wimpy Kid is an amusing romp through the awkward years of middle school." — Variety
Posted Mar 18, 2010
63% Exam (2010) Variety
Posted Feb 17, 2010
18% The Tooth Fairy (2010) " A serendipitous combination of star (Dwayne Johnson), material and director (Michael Lembeck), this tale of an arrogant hockey player, forced to serve time in wings and a pastel-colored tutu, scores a goal for kids and adults alike." — Variety
Posted Jan 21, 2010
12% The Spy Next Door (2010) " It's a sad day for Jackie Chan fans when the action-comedy star is reduced to a vehicle as lame as The Spy Next Door." — Variety
Posted Jan 11, 2010
54% A Cool Dry Place (1998) " The kind of plodding, conventional fare usually reserved for TV movies." — Variety
Posted Oct 4, 2009
7% Whiteout (2009) " Should fade faster than a polar bear in a blizzard." — Variety
Posted Sep 11, 2009
22% G-Force (2009) " Longtime visual effects supervisor Hoyt Yeatman Jr., in his feature directing debut, displays ample credentials for action and memorable setpieces." — Variety
Posted Jul 23, 2009
—— Call It Democracy Variety
Posted Jul 17, 2009
45% The Operator (2000) Variety
Posted Jul 10, 2009
—— To Hell with Love (2005) Variety
Posted Jun 5, 2009
—— Williamstowne (2000) Variety
Posted Jun 4, 2009
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