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Linda Cook

Linda Cook
"It keeps me sharp. On the edge. Where I belong." -- Heat.

Agrees with the Tomatometer 77% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
1/4 7% Norm of the North (2016) "'Norm of the North' is truly 'January junk.' " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 28, 2016
3/4 13% Ride Along 2 (2016) "The same journey, with about the same number of laughs, as the original. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 28, 2016
70% The Danish Girl (2015) "Eddie Redmayne's performance as Einar Wegener, 'The Danish Girl,' is revealing, heartbreaking and believable. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 28, 2016
2/4 25% The Boy (2016) "For 'Twilight Zone' aficionados, the premise of 'The Boy' will hold particular intrigue. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 28, 2016
3.5/4 55% 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers Of Benghazi (2016) "A fictionalized version of events creates an entertaining action movie and a fitting tribute to those who died and survived. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 28, 2016
2/4 31% Daddy's Home (2015) "It has its share of laughs, even though they may not be memorable ones. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 11, 2016
1/4 9% Point Break (2015) "If you find yourself driving to this pointless remake ... brake. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 11, 2016
3.5/4 88% The Big Short (2015) "'The Big Short' is long on entertainment. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 27, 2015
3.5/4 60% Joy (2015) "Lawrence brings 'Joy' to her character. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 27, 2015
1/4 20% Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015) "Sometimes, I can almost hear the studio executives talking before a film gets the green light. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 23, 2015
1 60% Sisters (2015) "It's a bad sitcom sprinkled with F-bombs. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 23, 2015
3/4 43% In the Heart of the Sea (2015) "Ron Howard's latest is grim but see-worthy. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 17, 2015
4/4 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) "Chewy, I'm home. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 17, 2015
3/4 77% The Good Dinosaur (2015) "It's good. But not great. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 1, 2015
3/4 42% Secret in Their Eyes (2015) "'Secret in Their Eyes' is worth a look. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 1, 2015
3.5/4 70% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) "It's a fitting finale to a much-loved franchise. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
4/4 87% The Peanuts Movie (2015) "Although little kids are sure to enjoy 'The Peanuts Movie,' this gentle story about friendship and what endears others to us is a must-see for baby boomers, too. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
3/4 64% Spectre (2015) "It's the end of an era, but not the end of James Bond. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
4/4 91% Bridge of Spies (2015) "Master storytellers have been revered since the dawn of formal communication. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
2.5/4 43% The 33 (2015) "Oh, how I joined the rest of the world to watch and hope when the miners were trapped. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
3/4 73% Suffragette (2015) "'Suffragette' has the distinction of bringing me full circle from 'Mary Poppins.' " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
.5/4 20% Love the Coopers (2015) "'Love the Coopers' reminds me, once again, that older audiences don't have much to love. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
4/4 96% Spotlight (2015) "Now 'Steve Jobs' has a competitor for Best Picture. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
3.5/4 67% The Night Before (2015) "'The Night Before' is a joyous Christmas bauble ... and it's only for grownups. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
4/4 98% Brooklyn (2015) "This exquisite film is one of the year's best. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
3.5/4 94% Creed (2015) "'Creed' is a winner. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 27, 2015
3.5/4 69% Crimson Peak (2015) "It isn't your grandma's gothic. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 24, 2015
3.5/4 83% Woodlawn (2015) "'Woodlawn' hits spiritual pay dirt. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 24, 2015
2/4 26% Pan (2015) ""Pan" just peters out. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 24, 2015
4/4 86% Steve Jobs (2015) "It's talky, it has no action scenes and the central character isn't easy to like. But darned if 'Steve Jobs' isn't one of the year's best films " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 24, 2015
3/4 71% Un gallo con muchos huevos (2015) "Yes, it's a PG-13 animated film in Spanish with English subtitles. It's a fever dream of a film which, after 28 years of reviewing movies, is one of the weirdest films I've seen. And it's funny, too. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
4/4 26% Captive (2015) "Finally, Christian audiences have a top-notch, captivating film. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
2.5/4 46% A Walk In The Woods (2015) "It hits its stride now and then, and mostly because of Nick Nolte. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
3/4 63% The Visit (2015) "Will you want to be a guest in the environment M. Night Shyamalan creates in 'The Visit?' That all ... Depends. And yes, the capital letter is intentional. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
0/4 54% Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) "A must-see only for gorehounds. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
3/4 72% Everest (2015) "It's a solid disaster film that certainly isn't the feel-good movie of the year. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
3.5/4 75% Black Mass (2015) "Johnny Depp turns in a terrific performance as a real-life cold-blooded killer. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
3.5/4 No Score Yet Tiny Giants 3D "The little creatures crawl over the big screen. Sometimes, they're fun to watch and sometimes, their lives are fraught with peril. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
4/4 85% The Walk (2015) "Oh, how I look up to 'The Walk' as a towering cinematic achievement. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
4/4 92% The Martian (2015) "Ridley Scott turns his lens on another outer-space adventure. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
3/4 60% The Intern (2015) "'The Intern' is more than the sitcom it appears to be from the trailers. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 4, 2015
2/4 46% No Escape (2015) "'No Escape' is a decent zombie movie. All that's missing are the zombies. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 1, 2015
.5/4 13% Sinister 2 (2015) "The script to 'Sinister 2' is a mess. Mostly, it's boring, but it's also a hodgepodge of ineffectual dialogue and setups. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 1, 2015
3/4 41% We Are Your Friends (2015) "An enjoyable movie about music, maturity and relationships, 'We Are Your Friends' is a little offbeat. That's because it's set in the club community of California " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 1, 2015
2/4 8% Hitman: Agent 47 (2015) "It seems like eight short years ago I reviewed a movie called "Hitman" that was based on a video game. Oh, wait a minute. It was. And I did. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 1, 2015
3/4 34% War Room (2015) "It's a sermon about the power of prayer. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 1, 2015
3.5/4 88% Straight Outta Compton (2015) "The FBI watched them with suspicion. Their fans watched them with adoration. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Aug 18, 2015
3/4 67% The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) "Slick and stylish, 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E.' isn't quite like the TV series, but it does have a 1960s atmosphere. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Aug 18, 2015
3/4 42% Irrational Man (2015) "It's not as clever and absorbing as 'Match Point' or 'Crimes and Misdemeanors,' but it's still smart, sophisticated and entertaining. 'Irrational Man,' the latest from Woody Allen, isn't a whodunit. It's more of a whocangetawaywithit " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Aug 11, 2015
4/4 99% Shaun the Sheep (2015) "There are no words. And I mean that in a good way. " ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Aug 8, 2015
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