Laremy Legel

Laremy Legel

Agrees with the Tomatometer 67% of the time.

Laremy Legel's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s):

Movie Reviews Only

Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A 92%

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

"With great pacing, a great sense of the moment and some of the most entertaining one-liners you'll find this side of a Coen brothers' film, there's much to like about Silver Linings Playbook." ‐
Posted Sep 18, 2012
A 82%

Seven Psychopaths (2012)

"If you're a lover of quick dialogue and madcap situations, you'll likely feel this one came with a bow attached." ‐
Posted Sep 13, 2012
C 54%

The Company You Keep (2013)

"As an audience, we're forced to admit that the guy we're rooting for could be a sap. This is not a recommended method." ‐
Posted Sep 12, 2012
D+ 50%

Thanks For Sharing (2013)

"The film can't quite find its footing as either a drama or a comedy, and near the end it's actively sliding off the rails." ‐
Posted Sep 12, 2012
C- 66%

The Iceman (2013)

"A nagging question looms over the entire endeavor: Do you care?" ‐
Posted Sep 12, 2012
B- 86%

The Master (2012)

"Beautifully done, but oppressive and claustrophobic." ‐
Posted Sep 11, 2012
D+ 37%

Hyde Park on Hudson (2012)

"A movie in desperate search of a point, despite a good concept and colorful cast." ‐
Posted Sep 9, 2012
B 80%

The Place Beyond The Pines (2013)

"There is true beauty in the despair that pervades "The Place Beyond The Pines."" ‐
Posted Sep 9, 2012
A- 86%

The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

"The Perks of Being a Wallflower" captures the phenomenon of high school with all the tenderness and horror it deserves." ‐
Posted Sep 8, 2012
D+ 45%

Hotel Transylvania (2012)

"The biggest issue facing "Hotel Transylvania" is that this story has been done before, over the past six decades, and in a far superior manner." ‐
Posted Sep 8, 2012
B+ 78%

Dredd (2012)

"Sit back and enjoy, the movie earns every morsel of entertainment goodness." ‐
Posted Sep 8, 2012
C 63%

Anna Karenina (2012)

"Solid visual moments aren't enough to sustain an audience, and Joe Wright's style isn't enough to salvage gaping wounds in the story." ‐
Posted Sep 7, 2012
A 96%

Argo (2012)

"Kudos to Ben Affleck, actor and director, for delivering a vital and thrilling political actioner." ‐
Posted Sep 7, 2012
B 82%

De rouille et d'os (Rust and Bone) (2012)

"A solid little drama from director Jacques Audiard that effectively captures the fragmented existence of those crippled by pain." ‐
Posted Sep 7, 2012
B 50%

Hit & Run (2012)

"It's eminently clear that the goal here is fun, and fun is achieved on the regular." ‐
Posted Aug 20, 2012
B- 64%

The Campaign (2012)

""The Campaign" look much more like "Waiting for Guffman" or "Spinal Tap" than "Step Brothers" or "Talladega Nights"." ‐
Posted Aug 8, 2012
D 8%

The Babymakers (2012)

""The Babymakers" is amazing in its complete lack of comedy, nearly satirical in its rejection of levity and full-on embrace of mediocrity." ‐
Posted Aug 3, 2012
B 17%

The Watch (2012)

"Though it's never transformational, it's mostly amusing. Which counts!" ‐
Posted Jul 26, 2012
B+ 87%

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

"Nolan knows where the good stuff will be mined: big IMAX action scenes juxtaposed with intimate moments of dialogue." ‐
Posted Jul 19, 2012
C 72%

The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

"If you've seen half a dozen superhero films, and the box office results suggest you have, then you've also seen what "The Amazing Spider-Man" has to offer." ‐
Posted Jul 3, 2012
A- 67%

Ted (2012)

"You'll feel the warmth and camaraderie of a Bostonian and his little sentient bear." ‐
Posted Jun 29, 2012
C- 54%

People Like Us (2012)

"A good payoff, but the middle drags." ‐
Posted Jun 29, 2012
B- 41%

Rock of Ages (2012)

"Cruise, as Stacee Jaxx, is the living embodiment of a rock god." ‐
Posted Jun 15, 2012
D 34%

Battleship (2012)

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Posted May 17, 2012
B+ 92%

Marvel's The Avengers (2012)

"A spectacle in the grandest sense of the word ..." ‐
Posted May 4, 2012
B 84%

The Hunger Games (2012)

"Measured against its downright subversive subtext, you have to come away impressed by the level of achievement." ‐
Posted Mar 22, 2012
B 51%

John Carter (2012)

"Where John Carter continually gets it right is pacing, levity, and breadth of story." ‐
Posted Mar 9, 2012
C+ 26%

This Means War (2012)

"Slides by on the strength of Tom Hardy." ‐
Posted Feb 17, 2012
C+ 78%

The Grey (2012)

"Three-fifths of a solid film!" ‐
Posted Jan 30, 2012
B- 27%

Underworld Awakening (2012)

"Kate Beckinsale's "Selene" remains one-note, but it's a wildly entertaining note." ‐
Posted Jan 23, 2012
A+ 46%

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2012)

"Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close's greatest strength is that it prods and provokes, never relenting." ‐
Posted Dec 21, 2011
B- 21%

The Sitter (2011)

"It does not care for your soft comedy." ‐
Posted Dec 13, 2011
A- 88%

Margin Call (2011)

"Carefully crafted performances and taut pacing carry the day." ‐
Posted Nov 28, 2011
A- 96%

The Muppets (2011)

"You can rest easy - if you have previously loved the Muppets, you will likely currently love The Muppets." ‐
Posted Nov 24, 2011
C 24%

Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 (2011)

"Some nice moments, but not enough of them." ‐
Posted Nov 17, 2011
D 36%

In Time (2011)

"Nothing more than a clumsily executed preach-a-thon." ‐
Posted Oct 28, 2011
B 40%

The Big Year (2011)

"A very mild movie, but in the nicest sense of the word." ‐
Posted Oct 17, 2011
C+ 23%

What's Your Number? (2011)

"You can tell Faris craves laughs, and so it's incredibly easy to root for her." ‐
Posted Sep 30, 2011
D+ 93%

Coriolanus (2011)

"There is a narrative arc to Coriolanus, but it moves along at a snail's pace and the main theme of the film (the pride of Gaius vs. the people he's sworn to protect) isn't a grabber." ‐
Posted Sep 18, 2011
A 92%

Drive (2011)

"The pace of this film is a beautiful thing to behold, as Drive is a patient but taut thriller." ‐
Posted Sep 16, 2011
D+ 78%

Killer Joe (2012)

"Less about storytelling than depravity ..." ‐
Posted Sep 14, 2011
A- 79%

Shame (2011)

"It's a tribute to McQueen's steady directorial hand that he's able to evoke such exceptional performances." ‐
Posted Sep 14, 2011
A- 94%

Moneyball (2011)

"Though more abstract than most mainstream films, Moneyball is still a movie that should appeal to a broad audience." ‐
Posted Sep 14, 2011
B- 84%

Contagion (2011)

"Decent, but not completely viral." ‐
Posted Sep 8, 2011
A 97%

The Artist (2011)

"Delightful and lovely, a little gift of cinema." ‐
Posted Aug 25, 2011
D- 24%

Conan the Barbarian (2011)

"Shoddy acting, no real plot, and silly dialogue? You betcha!" ‐
Posted Aug 19, 2011
A+ 72%

Like Crazy (2011)

"Like Crazy drives complexity, and it does so stylishly and cleverly. Delightfully done by director Drake Doremus." ‐
Posted Aug 9, 2011
C- 22%

The Smurfs (2011)

"The Smurfs ends up being just below average, it won't give you nightmares, and small ones might dig it." ‐
Posted Jul 29, 2011
B- 43%

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

"A film that entertains, even if it doesn't live up to the full-on madness potential the title portended." ‐
Posted Jul 29, 2011
C- 80%

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

"A forced love angle and vapid dialogue dooms Captain America." ‐
Posted Jul 21, 2011