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Mark Dujsik

Mark Dujsik
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/4 82% The Trip to Spain (2017) The previous entries suffered from a feeling of repetition as Steve and Rob passive-aggressively undermine each other, and this one is no exception to that trend.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
2/4 79% Shot Caller (2017) [T]he entire dynamic of the character's story [changes] in a way that is ... far too conventional...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
2/4 83% Santoalla (2017) [A]t no point do [directors Andrew] Becker and [Daniel] Mehrer convince us that there's any legitimate mystery to be found here.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
3/4 98% In This Corner of the World (Kono sekai no katasumi ni) (2017) The film is somehow both comfortable and disquieting -- haunting but hopeful -- in its depiction of ordinary lives trapped in an unseen march toward a terrible event.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
1.5/4 31% From the Land of the Moon (Mal de pierres) (2017) The mistakes of From the Land of the Moon are wide-ranging, but they all start with a character who's not worth our time.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
3/4 75% Patti Cake$ (2017) [W]riter/director Geremy Jasper (making his feature film debut) has made a warm, sympathetic film about outcasts...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
3/4 93% Logan Lucky (2017) [T]he film is tightly constructed in its plotting, while also being loose enough in its focus to appreciate what clever and relatable characters it possesses.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
2.5/4 86% Ingrid Goes West (2017) Ingrid Goes West ... is an incisive satire of online obsession that falls short in one, vital regard: clarity of purpose.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
1/4 40% The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) The Hitman's Bodyguard is an ugly, repetitive, and nihilistic piece of supposed entertainment.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
2.5/4 91% Good Time (2017) Good Time might be a secret morality test for its audience.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
3/4 98% Whose Streets? (2017) Sabaah Folayan's first film documents the rise of a political movement from the ground level.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
3/4 67% Pilgrimage (2017) Even if all of it doesn't quite come together, Pilgrimage is an adventure that at least shows some care for the ideas underneath the action.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
3/4 94% Menashe (2017) It provides plenty of observations of the man's flaws, while offering no judgment of those flaws.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
3/4 67% Annabelle: Creation (2017) This isn't a film about the jump-out-at-you scares. It's one that keeps us thinking that something could jump out at us at any given moment.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
2.5/4 87% Wind River (2017) Everything that sets this story apart from a familiar murder mystery is unceremoniously tossed aside once the mystery comes together...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
3/4 49% The Glass Castle (2017) What should we think of the father in The Glass Castle? The film doesn't seem sure, and that is, perhaps, the right way to approach this material...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2017
3/4 86% Pop Aye (2017) [W]riter/director Kirsten Tan's debut feature [is] a bittersweet story about the inescapable lure of the past, as well as that lure's benefits and hazards.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2017
2/4 33% Fun Mom Dinner (2017) If a movie is going to tell the story of a wild and crazy night out on the town, the night on the town at least should be convincingly wild and crazy.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2017
2/4 16% The Dark Tower (2017) The Dark Tower never seems quite sure of itself...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2017
2.5/4 78% Brigsby Bear (2017) [I]t tries to turn something absurd and satirical into something with a sincere message about overcoming trauma. It doesn't work.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2017
1/4 36% Kidnap (2017) It's obvious that screenwriter Knate Lee started and ended his thought process for this plot with a gimmick.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2017
2.5/4 77% An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power (2017) [T]he end result feels like a runner taking a leisurely victory lap at the very start of a race, as the rest of his or her opponents sprint toward the finish line.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2017
1/4 5% The Last Face (2017) The Last Face takes on the right cause. The movie simply does so with the wrong story and the wrong characters entirely.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
2/4 73% Landline (2017) In the movie and in their own lives, [these characters are] the problem.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
1.5/4 13% A Family Man (2017) [A]t a certain point, we simply start to believe that Dane is a bad guy through and through.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
3/4 96% Endless Poetry (Poesía Sin Fin) (2017) Jodorowsky is genuinely thoughtful and searching...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
0.5/4 8% The Emoji Movie (2017) It's a movie that's too bland for adults, too cutesy and juvenile for teens and pre-teens, and too confusing for kids. In other words, it's a movie for no one...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
2.5/4 74% Amnesia (2017) Amnesia feels as if a second, lesser story has been ripped from and haphazardly shaped out of a challenging one.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
4/4 83% Detroit (2017) [A]ll of it becomes a harsh reminder that, even though we may learn from the past, we still seem doomed to repeat it.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
2.5/4 75% Atomic Blonde (2017) Atomic Blonde is a routine exercise in spy games, bolstered by some dynamic and brutal action sequences.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2017
3.5/4 99% City of Ghosts (2017) [A] sense of fear ... permeates City of Ghosts.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2017
2.5/4 51% Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) [T]his plot ... always threatens to interrupt and eventually overtakes the genuine sense of imagination and discovery that Besson offers.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2017
3/4 88% Lady Macbeth (2017) There's a twisted sense of logic to it, and that makes this story ... engaging -- even as the story follows that cruel logic to its inevitable result.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2017
2.5/4 88% Girls Trip (2017) One thing is for certain: Girls Trip should make a star of Tiffany Haddish...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2017
3.5/4 93% Dunkirk (2017) Christopher Nolan's Dunkirk is not so much a war story as it is an attempt to communicate the experience of war.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2017
2/4 76% The Little Hours (2017) It's easy to admire the efforts of the cast here. It's much harder to admire the result.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
4/4 91% A Ghost Story (2017) A Ghost Story demands thorough and, at times, frightening introspection on the nature of existence.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
1.5/4 17% Blind (2017) Sometimes screenwriters don't leave well enough alone.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
1.5/4 18% Wish Upon (2017) There's neither tension ... nor humor, except laughing at how much setup goes into so little payoff.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
3.5/4 93% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) [T]his is an unexpected but thematically sound way to end a series that always has been more interested in ideas than spectacle.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2017
3/4 87% Lost in Paris (Paris pieds nus) (2017) Lost in Paris is light on its feet and light of heart.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
1.5/4 68% The Journey (2017) It's bunk.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
3/4 96% The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography (2017) The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography doesn't delve deep, but the film serves as a fine story of success and the end of an era...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
3/4 92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) Spider-Man: Homecoming gives us a hero who's still learning but is having a blast doing so.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
2.5/4 43% Reset (2017) There's some pretty solid and rather nifty playing with time travel in Reset. That is until the third act...‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2017
0.5/4 17% The House (2017) The House is essentially a one-joke premise, stretched well past its breaking point and leaving a lot of funny people looking embarrassed and regretful.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2017
2.5/4 61% Despicable Me 3 (2017) There's little reason to invest in these subplots, and they become too significant a distraction from Gru's reunion with ... his brother.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2017
3/4 98% The Big Sick (2017) [Nanjiani and Gordon have] written a comedy that, yes, does recognize the seriousness of the situation but also focuses on the uncomfortable, awkward, and difficult nature of it, too.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2017
2.5/4 79% The Beguiled (2017) Sofia Coppola's version of The Beguiled ... is perhaps best viewed as a complementary companion piece to the first film.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2017
2.5/4 86% Okja (2017) Okja is admirable when it is trying to be a pure fable or a sweet story. It crumbles to varying degrees when it tries to do more.‐ Mark Reviews Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017