Lisa Jo Sagolla Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Lisa Jo Sagolla

Lisa Jo Sagolla
Lisa Jo Sagolla's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film Journal International

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
32% The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) Will likely enchant lots of little girls and boys while also tugging at the heartstrings of grown-up sons and daughters.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
No Score Yet Impulso (2018) Might have been more effective as a documentary short.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2018
91% Kusama: Infinity (2018) A visually exuberant documentary that tenderly traces the enthralling career of the maverick, mentally ill Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2018
85% The Captain (Der Hauptmann) (2018) A surprisingly palatable, artfully crafted docudrama about a German army deserter who poses as a Nazi officer and instigates brutal killings.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2018
96% Three Identical Strangers (2018) Three Identical Strangers would be more stimulating if it didn't so forcefully promote its emotional point of view.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018
94% RBG (2018) A satisfyingly thorough portrait of the phenomenal octogenarian who has become a popular cultural icon among Millennials.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted May 2, 2018
60% Nana (2018) NANA devotes too much screen time to its filmmaker and not enough to her Auschwitz-survivor grandmother who relates riveting tales of her wartime experiences.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2018
67% My Art (2018) A droll dramedy written and deftly directed by experimental photographic artist Laurie Simmons.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2018
45% The Dancer (La danseuse) (2016) Those interested in dance history-or who appreciate unconventional heroines and like to luxuriate in transporting period dramas-will absolutely love The Dancer.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2017
93% Shadowman (2017) An incredibly dramatic documentary, award-winning filmmaker Oren Jacoby's Shadowman is a candid portrait of visual artist Richard Hambleton.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2017
63% Naples '44 (2017) This is a film that must be seen more than once.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2017
100% Rebels on Pointe (2017) A warmhearted documentary that will tickle all audiences.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2017
100% Bill Nye: Science Guy (2017) A delightful chance to walk in the shoes of a tireless promoter of science education. ‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2017
70% The Paris Opera (L'Opéra) (2017) A disrespectful documentary that uses decontextualized behind-the-scenes footage to highlight the absurd.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2017
No Score Yet The Pathological Optimist (2017) Regardless of where you stand on the vaccination issue, it's possible to relish Miranda Bailey's highly informative, anger-arousing film, and to feel it's promoting your own views.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
55% Bobbi Jene (2017) An unflinchingly revealing personal portrait.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2017
No Score Yet A Life in Waves (2017) A must-see for anyone interested in the creative accomplishments of unsung women who, like [Suzanne] Ciani, played revolutionary roles in male-dominated fields.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2017
96% Step (2017) Step is emotionally engaging but may disappoint those hoping to see a lot of exciting stepping.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2017
0% The Pulitzer at 100 (2017) A humorless, highbrow documentary.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2017
100% Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan (2017) Ballet connoisseurs will find Restless Creature captivating, yet the uninitiated need not shy away from it. ‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted May 23, 2017
86% Mr. Gaga: A True Story of Love and Dance (2017) Weighty, surprising, affecting, darkly humorous and marvelously informative.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2017
94% Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened... (2016) May disappoint serious musical-theatre connoisseurs looking for new information or analysis concerning its subject.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2016
88% Dancer (2016) This probing documentary explores the mercurial behavior of the Ukrainian-born ballet phenom nicknamed "the Bad Boy of Ballet."‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2016
76% A Ballerina's Tale (2015) Lacks critical objectivity and feels more like a public-relations exercise than the probing documentary its remarkable subject deserves.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2015
60% Paul Taylor Creative Domain (2015) Those expecting to see a close-up view of a genius in action may be disappointed or even disillusioned.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2015