Lauren Veneziani

Lauren Veneziani
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Lauren Veneziani is a film critic in the Washington, DC metro area and Baltimore, MD. She's been reviewing films and interviewing talent for WBAL-TV for the past two years and her reviews can currently be seen on WBAL TV every Saturday morning. Lauren first found her passion for film after seeing Frank Capra's "It's a Wonderful Life" at a young age. Ever since, she's been an avid movie watcher, reviews on a weekly basis and interviews actors and directors. Lauren loves movies so much she even tolerates and sometimes enjoys the bad ones. Lauren is a voting member in both the Washington DC Area Film Critics Association, the Broadcast Film Critics Association and the Alliance of Women Film Journalists. She lives in the DC Metro area with her husband Kevin and their dog, Oscar.
Publications: WBAL-TV, DC Film Girl

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 72% Triple Frontier (2019) Oscar Isaac, Ben Affleck, Charlie Hunnam, Garrett Hedlund and Pedro Pascal. Oh, were you looking for review points as well? - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2019
3.5/5 52% Five Feet Apart (2019) Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse turn what could have been a melodramatic teen flick into a compelling and emotional drama. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2019
3.5/5 79% Captain Marvel (2019) The eagerly anticipated Captain Marvel features a supporting cast worthy of several sequels and a cat more memorable than its lead star. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2019
2.5/5 13% Tyler Perry's A Madea Family Funeral (2019) I'd rather see a film solely dedicated to Aunt Bam (Cassi Davis) and Hattie (Patrice Lovely) and their friendship. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2019
4/5 54% Greta (2019) Isabelle Huppert's intoxicating and chilling performance makes Greta the intense thriller it is. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2019
4/5 67% Happy Death Day 2U (2019) Just as clever, emotional and fun as the first film, while expanding on the story in a unique way with another driven performance from Jessica Rothe. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2019
4/5 60% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) Director Robert Rodriguez pushes performance capture and photo realism next level with Alita: Battle Angel and Rosa Salazar's performance is truly memorable. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2019
4.5/5 72% Destroyer (2018) Nicole Kidman proves once again that this world does not deserve her talents! She gives an impeccable, transformative performance as Erin Bell. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
3.5/5 47% What Men Want (2019) What Men Want doesn't fully warrant a second telling of the story, but with Taraji P. Henson in the lead, its definitely worth a watch. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
3.5/5 65% Velvet Buzzsaw (2019) Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo and writer/director Dan Gilroy prove again that they are an incredible team in this arthouse horror film available on Netflix. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2019
3.5/5 37% Glass (2019) What could have been a stellar ending to this trilogy, was only just a fine one. I also really wanted more of Bruce Willis. - WBAL-TV EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2019