Leo Benedictus

Leo Benedictus
Leo Benedictus's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Guardian
Publications: Guardian

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
No Score Yet Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning (2000) The big laughs come from the exquisite timing and nuance in how DeGeneres performs them. Her recreation of the inner monologue as someone waits to go to sleep, to give another example, is just outstanding. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2019
No Score Yet Norm Macdonald: Me Doing Standup (2011) Sure, this is observational comedy, but here the observer sounds like a kind of idiot savant... It enables him to visit the blackest areas with extraordinary wit and charm. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2019
100% Patton Oswalt: Finest Hour (2012) [Patton] Oswalt is one of the most polished, literate and erudite standup comics working today. To watch someone so relaxed on stage, so loved by his audience and so sincerely appreciative in return, is always a pleasure. - Guardian EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2019