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Linda Cook

Linda Cook
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/4 87% A Monster Calls (2017) An elegant, hopeful coming-of-age story about loss. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 8, 2017
4/4 79% Patriots Day (2017) "Patriots Day" personifies the phrase "Boston strong." ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 8, 2017
3.5/4 92% Hidden Figures (2017) It's as uplifting as watching a rocket take off. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 7, 2017
1/4 17% Assassin's Creed (2016) A waste of star power. And your time. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 2, 2017
3.5 88% Lion (2016) A beautiful, true-life story about adoption and how connected we all are, regardless of our beginnings or travels. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 2, 2017
4/4 93% La La Land (2016) Surreal, romantic and a strong contender for Best Picture at the Academy Awards. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Jan 1, 2017
1/4 40% Why Him? (2016) Why me? That's what you'll ask while you endure this disgusting 'comedy.' ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 29, 2016
4/4 95% Fences (2016) Phenomenal movie based on the Pulitzer-Prize-winning play. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 29, 2016
4/4 95% Moana (2016) 'Moana' is an enjoyable island getaway. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
1/4 23% Bad Santa 2 (2016) 'Bad Santa' was bad. 'Bad Santa 2' is bad, bad. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
3/4 54% Rules Don't Apply (2016) 'The Rules Don't Apply' to this fictional tale of the real-life Howard Hughes. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
2/4 61% Allied (2016) 'Allied' wants to be so much more than it is. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
.5/4 16% Incarnate (2016) Easily one of the worst films of 2016. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
3.5/4 89% Loving (2016) You will end up "Loving" the couple at the center of an important moment in American history. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
4/4 72% Nocturnal Animals (2016) A dark, disturbing thriller. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
3/4 69% Miss Sloane (2016) A realistic look at what really goes on behind the doors in Washington. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 25, 2016
3/4 70% Sing (2016) You'll want to "Sing" while you're leaving the theater. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 24, 2016
4/4 96% Manchester by the Sea (2016) One of the finest films of the year -- or any year, for that matter. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 20, 2016
3.5/4 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) The Force is strong in this spin-off. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Dec 15, 2016
4/4 98% Moonlight (2016) A masterpiece - one of the most incredible films of this year. Or any year. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 24, 2016
3.5/4 73% Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) This is a true ensemble piece, with Redmayne taking a back seat to the rest of the troupe ... including, sometimes, the fantastic beasts. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 21, 2016
3/4 48% Almost Christmas (2016) If you have family, you'll relate to *this* family. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 15, 2016
4/4 94% Arrival (2016) One of the year's best! ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 11, 2016
4/4 90% Doctor Strange (2016) A psychedelic treat for the eye and the mind. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 6, 2016
4/4 100% Rabin In His Own Words (2016) I never realized someone could create an autobiography on film. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3/4 36% Blair Witch (2016) I have to qualify the heck out of this review. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
2.5/4 61% Snowden (2016) It's part editorial, part docu-drama. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3.5/4 15% The Wild Life (2016) Where did this delightful little movie come from? ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3.5/4 89% A Borrowed Identity (2015) What makes us who we are, and what divides us, is examined in "A Borrowed Identity," a heart-tugging drama about Jewish and Palestinian Israelis and cultures that can both collide and embrace. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
2/4 45% Hands of Stone (2016) It's no "Raging Bull." ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3/4 59% The Light Between Oceans (2016) It's the texture and the feel of the film, rather than the actual plot itself, that makes it so effective ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
.5/4 20% Yoga Hosers (2016) I didn't want to believe it, but I saw it with my own eyes: Kevin Smith is turning into Adam Sandler. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3.5/4 87% Don't Breathe (2016) It will have you gasping with terror. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
1/4 19% Inferno (2016) Not even Robert Langdon could make sense of this silliness. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3/4 81% Denial (2016) If you would prefer to see a movie driven by dialogue instead of action, this is the courtroom drama for you. It's based on a true story, which makes it all the more appealing. And its talented ensemble is another plus. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3/4 82% Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016) Not the sequel you'd expect from an inferior original. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
1/4 19% Keeping Up With The Joneses (2016) Love they neighbor, not the Joneses. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
2/4 51% The Accountant (2016) 'The Accountant' doesn't quite add up. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3.5/4 56% Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life (2016) 'Middle School' goes to the head of the class. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3/4 No Score Yet Yo-kai Watch: The Movie (2016) It isn't a Pokémon wanna-be. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
3/4 76% Kevin Hart: What Now? (2016) Mostly clever and a showcase for a comedian who seems like a truly nice guy. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
1/4 43% The Girl on the Train (2016) It's a wreck - a television movie dressed up with a cinematic ensemble. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Nov 5, 2016
4/4 57% Living in the Age of Airplanes (2015) 'Age of Airplanes' takes flight. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 30, 2016
3.5/4 72% The Birth of a Nation (2016) It's a beautiful film about an ugly time in history. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 7, 2016
4/4 92% Queen of Katwe (2016) Why are you fooling around on your laptop when you could be watching this beautiful movie? ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Oct 2, 2016
3.5/4 63% The Magnificent Seven (2016) Saddle up. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 28, 2016
3/4 63% Storks (2016) 'Storks' answers the age-old question: Where do babies come from? ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 26, 2016
3.5/4 85% Sully (2016) Tom Hanks was born to play "Sully." ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Sep 8, 2016
3/4 64% Greater (2016) It' s not a big biopic about a big football star. It's an inspirational film about a life well-lived that ended too soon. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Aug 25, 2016
3/4 25% Ben-Hur (2016) It won't take its place among the most iconic films of all time, certainly, but it is worth seeing. ‐ Quad City Times (Davenport, IA)
Posted Aug 22, 2016