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Mark Robison

Mark Robison
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
B- 82%

Libeled Lady (1936)

"The actors are game but the hijinks are too stilted and tame by today's standards." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 14, 2005
A- 95%

Stage Door (1937)

"The movie is hilarious and touching with classic scenes of Hepburn trying to emote her lines about calla lilies." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 14, 2005
A 100%

Casque d'Or (1952)

"Becker turns what could've been a routine gangster flick into a minor gem with revealing camera work and smart twists. " Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 9, 2005
B- No Score Yet

Fighting Elegy (1966)

"Cool but superficial and disjointed." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 17, 2005
B- 83%

Youth of the Beast (The Brute) (Yajû no seishun) (1963)

"Cool but superficial and disjointed." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 17, 2005
A 100%

M (1931)

"It's creepy and masterful with many indelible scenes and a knockout performance by Peter Lorre." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 10, 2005
B 88%

Michael (1924)

"Minor Dreyer film but the ending makes it worthwhile." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Dec 20, 2004
B No Score Yet

Sex in Chains (1928)

"Sensational, wacky and fun." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Dec 20, 2004
C 92%

The Golden Age (L'Âge d'Or) (1930)

"Too disjointed, too slow, and the shocks aren't as artful as in Bunuel and Dali's previous masterpiece." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Dec 6, 2004
B+ No Score Yet

Bill Hicks Live: Satirist, Social Critic, Stand Up Comedian (2004)

"His passion on stage can be overwhelming." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Oct 28, 2004
C 75%

Dawn of the Dead (2004)

"Nothing fresh or interesting, and it's not scary after the opening scene." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Oct 28, 2004
A+ 99%

The Battle of Algiers (La Battaglia di Algeri) (1967)

"A thrilling movie with the unusual message that sometimes terrorism works." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Oct 21, 2004
B 98%

Eyes Without a Face (1962)

"It's a fine B movie, but not worth the $30 list price." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Oct 21, 2004
A 83%

Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004)

"It's a passionate, powerful film that challenges the beliefs of both Democrats and Republicans. The film will keep its relevance in years to come." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Oct 18, 2004
A- 93%

Super Size Me (2004)

"The movie delivers loads of facts, food for thought and a heaping serving of laughs. " Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Oct 18, 2004
A+ 99%

Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working With Time (2002)

"A wondrous look at an artist and his work with lots of joyous surprises." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 30, 2004
A 93%

Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004)

"A clever and offbeat romance." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 30, 2004
B+ 84%

Mean Girls (2004)

"Tina Fey turns gag-me cliches into something fresh, edgy and laugh-out-loud funny." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 23, 2004
B 78%

Videodrome (1983)

"Cronenberg was ahead of his time with this gross-out horror flick." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 20, 2004
A- 95%

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter...and Spring (2003)

"Action lurks beneath amazing images, meditative tone." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 9, 2004
B+ 41%

Jersey Girl (2004)

"Kevin Smith inserts enough of his special charm to make "Jersey Girl" a winner." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 9, 2004
A- No Score Yet

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"Offensive, thoughtful satire." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 2, 2004
A 49%

The Passion of the Christ (2004)

"It's like a bloody Renaissance painting come to life. But the DVD is a disappointment." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 2, 2004
A- 94%

Freaks (1932)

"Unforgettable." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 23, 2004
B- 67%

Blind Chance (Przypadek) (1989)

"Interesting if you're a fan who wants to study the film, but it's disappointing for general viewers." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 23, 2004
B 90%

No End (Bez konca) (1985)

"A brilliant opening scene, but the political message is weak." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 23, 2004
B 85%

Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism (2004)

"Good if obvious indictment of Fox News, but I would've liked more on how the network has hurt other journalists' efforts to find the truth." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 16, 2004
B+ 84%

Kill Bill: Volume 2 (2004)

"Disposable scenes mar "Kill Bill Vol. 2."" Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 16, 2004
C+ 19%

Showgirls (1995)

"So bad, it's fun." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 9, 2004
B 100%

Early Summer (1951)

"Ozu newcomers will have trouble following the 19 characters, but fans will love it." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2004
B+ No Score Yet

A Story of Floating Weeds (Ukikusa monogatari) (1934)

"The silent version is a tad more fun than the gorgeous color version." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2004
A- 100%

My Voyage to Italy (2001)

"If you have any interest in classic Italian films, you'll be in heaven." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 15, 2004
B+ 100%

La Belle Noiseuse (1991)

"One of the best movies about painting." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 15, 2004
B 100%

Smiles of a Summer Night (1955)

"It's good enough, I suppose, but I wouldn't recommend it." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 12, 2004
B 44%

50 First Dates (2004)

"The tone is haphazard and some gags are recycled, but the chemistry between the two stars and an ending that stays true to the story make it a worthwhile rental. " Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 24, 2004
A- 64%

Spartan (2004)

"In "Spartan," Mamet uses a typical action plot to tackle one of the biggest con artists of all: the president of the United States." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 24, 2004
B+ 87%

Mystic River (2003)

"A fine movie but not the masterpiece you've heard." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 24, 2004
A No Score Yet

Best Boy (1979)

"Even with its low-budget late-'70s style, "Best Boy" is a film you'll never forget." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jun 24, 2004
A 88%

The Son (2003)

"Simple yet deep. Not for blockbuster fans but amazing in its own way." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 27, 2004
A 97%

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)

"A beautiful film, directed with supreme confidence and passion - and lots of action." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 24, 2004
A 100%

The Grapes of Wrath (1940)

"Director John Ford keeps the action moving while using strikingly poignant images and staying true to the novel's political message." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 19, 2004
A 98%

The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003)

"Fascinating look at an influential old man looking back on his life, enlivened by strong graphics and news footage, with a great Philip Glass score." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 19, 2004
B- 72%

Girl With a Pearl Earring (2004)

"Beautiful looking but the story could've been much better." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 10, 2004
B 61%

Stuck on You (2003)

"A lesser Farrelly brothers movie, but it's got enough laughs and kindness to call it a success." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 3, 2004
B+ 63%

Love Actually (2003)

"Ten romantic comedies rolled into one." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted May 3, 2004
A 94%

Scenes from a Marriage (Scener ur ett äktenskap) (1974)

"It peels the skin off marriage to see how it really ticks." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 26, 2004
B- 89%

Songs From the Second Floor (2002)

"The heavy symbolism overwhelms the storytelling." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 26, 2004
A- 85%

Kill Bill: Volume 1 (2003)

"It may be violent but it also has a joy for life and music and movies." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 15, 2004
A No Score Yet

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"Season two is the series' best, but this DVD set got botched." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 8, 2004
B No Score Yet

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"Entertaining and challenging but their tactics sometimes work against them." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 8, 2004
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