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Marie Asner

Marie Asner
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 88% Lion (2016) Director Gareth Davis has pulled it together for a tale of two countries, two cities and two lives twenty years apart. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jan 6, 2017
4/5 95% Fences (2016) Fences will surely garner Oscar nominations for the screenplay and actor performances. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jan 6, 2017
2.5/5 17% Assassin's Creed (2016) The lighting is dim and you can't tell what the groups are doing. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jan 6, 2017
3.5/5 93% La La Land (2016) Longing for an old Hollywood musical?... Look no further, movie fan. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 30, 2016
4/5 96% Manchester by the Sea (2016) Kenneth Lonergan has written quite a script. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 16, 2016
4/5 93% The Eagle Huntress (2016) The Eagle Huntress is a look into another world. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 16, 2016
3.5/5 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Fans will be happy. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 16, 2016
3.5/5 94% Arrival (2016) What is effective is that the camera rests on the actor's faces, rather than all the ruckus going on around them. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Nov 18, 2016
3/5 85% Sully (2016) Tom Hanks seems comfortable in the role, moustache and all. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Oct 14, 2016
2.5/5 72% The Birth of a Nation (2016) I kept looking at my watch, even though the film is just over two hours long. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Oct 14, 2016
60% Dough (2016) Dough is a little gem in this year's independent films. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Sep 19, 2016
3/5 87% Florence Foster Jenkins (2016) There are humorous moments and moments of poignancy. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Sep 19, 2016
2.5/5 56% Jason Bourne (2016) I actually looked at my watch a few times. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Aug 26, 2016
2.5/5 25% Ben-Hur (2016) Why remake a classic? ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Aug 26, 2016
3.5/5 97% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) Bring a hanky. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Aug 4, 2016
3.5/5 84% Star Trek Beyond (2016) There is never a dull moment. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jul 29, 2016
3/5 78% The Shallows (2016) You don't have to be a surfer to appreciate the action. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jul 21, 2016
3.5/5 97% Dark Horse (2016) Dark Horse has humor, a look at racing society from the ground up, life in a small Welsh town, and the love of animals. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jul 8, 2016
2.5/5 31% Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) This critic enjoyed it for the everything-but-the-kitchen-sink storyline. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jul 8, 2016
2.5/5 28% Warcraft (2016) This is summer escapism. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jun 17, 2016
3/5 92% The Nice Guys (2016) What may be surprising- -- or not -- is the camaraderie between Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe. Their comedy is akin to Two Stooges. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted May 27, 2016
3/5 82% Dior and I (2015) The camera follows models and Simons and we do get an inside look into what makes a fashion house stay on top. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted May 23, 2016
3/5 83% Midnight Special (2016) Midnight Special, is, indeed, special. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Apr 15, 2016
4/5 20% I Saw the Light (2016) The film depends on the main star's performance to carry the story along, and Tom Hiddleston does just that. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Apr 1, 2016
3/5 61% Race (2016) The acting is fine, especially Stephan James as Jesse Owens. He gives the right amount of courage, ambition and sometimes skepticism. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 24, 2016
3/5 97% 45 Years (2015) in 45 Years, writer/director Andrew Haigh introduces an unusual element to the story and you begin to wonder, how would I react to this information ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 16, 2016
3/5 No Score Yet The Reconciler (2014) Acting is good, especially Roddy Piper, Frank Chiesurin, Sherry Morris and Xander Steel. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 16, 2016
3/5 80% Macbeth (2015) Not all of your favorite scenes may be here, but the ones that are, will satisfy. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 2, 2016
2/5 88% The Big Short (2015) The Big Short is food for thought on how not to live and how intricate the financial system really is. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 2, 2016
3/5 78% Where to Invade Next (2016) All in all, Moore does make a point. That a peaceful approach to life is better than forceful, and perhaps there is so much available in the U.S. that we are becoming an apathetic nation instead of a world power. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 2, 2016
3/5 93% Anomalisa (2015) The actor's voices carry the film, and you don't even have to look at the screen to hear what is going on. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 1, 2016
4/5 81% The Revenant (2015) This film is sure to be noticed at Oscar nomination time. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 1, 2016
4/5 69% The Danish Girl (2015) The acting is what makes this film. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Feb 1, 2016
4/5 72% American Sniper (2015) You hardly recognize Cooper, with a muscular physique, beard and kind of a swagger. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jan 2, 2016
3/5 71% Jurassic World (2015) As far as acting, the cast does well. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jan 1, 2016
4/5 74% Youth (2015) Youth is at its best with the conversations between Fred and Mick, which range from downright dislike to a sort of kinship, especially when there is a beautiful woman nearby. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jan 1, 2016
3/5 32% Entourage (2015) Vince has the killer smile, Turtle drives and looks at girls, E is quieter and Drama is all over the place. Just going along for the ride through Tinseltown and enjoying every minute. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 30, 2015
4/5 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) The Force is still here. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 21, 2015
3/5 25% Terminator Genisys (2015) I was pleasantly surprised at Terminator Gynisys and the tongue-in-cheek attitude the script has taken. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 14, 2015
4/5 94% Sicario (2015) There is actually little dialogue in this film. Facial expressions and the scenery take over for words. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 14, 2015
3.5/5 56% Minions (2015) As it is, Minions is one of the summer film highlights and pokes fun at just about everything. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 14, 2015
3/5 89% A Most Violent Year (2015) This is the type of film that uses atmosphere and settings as easily as actors and actresses. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 14, 2015
3/5 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) [Rogue Nation] could be the best Mission Impossible film. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 14, 2015
3.5/5 96% Spotlight (2015) The spotlight is unforgiving and shines on everyone, from the Church to the reporters. No place to hide. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 4, 2015
3/5 19% Love the Coopers (2015) Love The Coopers may not be everyone's cup of tea at the holidays, but if you have ever had to prepare a special dinner, or know that some people just don't get along in the same room, you can relate. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 4, 2015
3.5/5 45% The 33 (2015) This is reel and real life. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 4, 2015
3/5 97% Brooklyn (2015) Saoirse Ronan plays the role of the Irish girl who comes to America, with determination and personality. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 4, 2015
3.5/5 97% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) Charlize Theron is really something. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Dec 2, 2015
3.5/5 83% Bright Star (2009) Bright Star is, indeed, a bright star. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jul 7, 2010
98% The Hurt Locker (2009) [The Hurt Locker] should be remembered at Oscar nomination time, both for performances (James Renner and Anthony Mackie), script and director. ‐ Phantom Tollbooth
Posted Jul 7, 2010