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Mark Robison

Mark Robison
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
B+ 71%

Something's Gotta Give (2003)

""Something's Gotta Give" makes for good repeat viewing on DVD. " Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Apr 1, 2004
B+ 94%

Dirty Pretty Things (2003)

"A quirky, gritty look at life in the London underworld where immigrants work crappy jobs and trade kidneys for citizenship." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 25, 2004
A- 82%

Matchstick Men (2003)

"The characters are so good that you'll forget about the con game." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 1, 2004
B 94%

Diary of a Country Priest (Journal d'un curé de campagne) (1954)

"Amazing direction but there are better stories of tested faith." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 1, 2004
A+ 95%

Lost In Translation (2003)

"It captures uncapturable feelings on film." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 1, 2004
A 94%

American Splendor (2003)

"At first it seems gimmicky, but it's really rather brilliant." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 1, 2004
B+ 34%

In the Cut (2003)

"Interesting throughout with an intriguing female slant not seen in most steamy psycho-thrillers." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 1, 2004
B+ 98%

Spellbound (2002)

""Spellbound" puts you in the middle of the stressful chaos that is the National Spelling Bee." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Mar 1, 2004
A+ 97%

Capturing the Friedmans (2003)

"Even more compelling is the way it tackles faulty human memories." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Feb 2, 2004
A+ 100%

Ikiru (1956)

"An unqualified masterpiece that just may be Kurosawa's best." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 15, 2004
B- 84%

Swimming Pool (2003)

"The twist ending is unsatisfying and the daughter's role underdeveloped (even if her body isn't)." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 15, 2004
A+ 97%

The Road (La Strada) (1954)

"I loved every frame from the start." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
B 40%

Anything Else (2003)

"A return to form for Woody Allen." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
C+ 71%

Naked Lunch (1991)

"There are no great scenes, just flat moments of weirdness with lots of schlorping noises." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A- 92%

The Man on the Train (2003)

" It's a poetic and keenly observed story." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
B+ 64%

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)

"The best of the four "Vacation" movies." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A- 89%

A Christmas Story (1983)

"The vignettes are priceless." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A- 94%

The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

"One of the top movie westerns." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A 98%

Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)

"A masterpiece of style." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
B 96%

Winged Migration (2003)

"It's a movie you sit back and marvel at." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
B+ 95%

They Drive by Night (1940)

"A forgotten gem." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
B 92%

Dark Passage (1947)

"Annoying but fun." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A- 94%

High Sierra (1941)

"If you like old black-and-white gangster movies where someone invariably yells "Come and get me, coppers!" you'll enjoy this." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A- 97%

To Have and Have Not (1944)

"The movie is basically a rip-off of "Casablanca," but it's got some marvelous dialogue and great intrigue." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
B- 85%

Blind Spot: Hitler's Secretary (2002)

"The documentary feels like raw footage for a better film." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A 99%

Finding Nemo (2003)

"Each obstacle is a fabulous set piece with not-always-obvious lessons to be learned and smart, original humor." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A- 95%

Le Cercle Rouge (1970)

"An exercise in ultimate-cool where men follow a code of honor to wherever it might lead them." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A+ 90%

Whale Rider (2003)

"The movie is smart with its storytelling and delivers several powerful scenes." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
87%

28 Days Later (2003)

"Loads of horrific fun." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A 100%

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)

"The movie is a classic." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A 91%

Sick: The Life and Death of Bob Flanagan, Supermasochist (1997)

"The film is sad and funny and flat-out fascinating." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A+ 94%

Fargo (1996)

"For all its blood, the movie contains large doses of humor and not a little sweetness and hope." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
D 73%

The Matrix Reloaded (2003)

"Most of the fight scenes are mechanical and clunky with no sense of urgency, danger or passion." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jan 5, 2004
A 81%

Better Luck Tomorrow (2002)

"Doesn't settle for easy thriller plot twists." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Oct 6, 2003
B 62%

Identity (2003)

""Identity" makes for a good rainy-night rental." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
A 93%

Halloween (1978)

"It's freaking scary. After a recent viewing, I was charged with going through the house and turning on all the lights." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
A 100%

Roger & Me (1989)

"So many classic bits." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
A 96%

Bowling for Columbine (2002)

"A classic of political debate." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
A- 96%

Raising Victor Vargas (2003)

"It's fun to see the characters struggle with maintaining their tough personas while wanting to let someone into their hearts." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
B 93%

National Lampoon's Vacation (1983)

"Chevy Chase is hilarious as the dad obsessed with having a good time." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
B+ 83%

Valley Girl (1983)

"One of the better '80s teen comedies." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
A+ 91%

Paper Moon (1973)

"The film's documentary feel meshes perfectly with the sweet cynicism of the characters." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
A 71%

All the Real Girls (2003)

""All the Real Girls" captures young love as well as any movie ever has." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Sep 18, 2003
A+ 97%

Casablanca (1942)

"It improves with each viewing." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 7, 2003
A 100%

Jinruigaku nyumon: Erogotshi yori (The Pornographers) (1966)

"Weird, funny, brilliantly directed." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Aug 7, 2003
A 100%

Brother's Keeper (1992)

"A wonderfully touching film filled with tension, heartache and amazing twists." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 31, 2003
B- 66%

Solaris (2002)

"It's an interesting movie and a good rental, but it never quite engages like it should." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 31, 2003
A- 95%

The Honeymoon Killers (1970)

"Creepy and memorable with a great death-by-hammer scene." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 29, 2003
A 97%

Read My Lips (2002)

""Read My Lips" surprises by making the viewer care more about the characters than the plot." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 29, 2003
A- 69%

May (2003)

""May" is a campy slasher-horror movie - and a classic of the style at that." Reno Gazette-Journal
Posted Jul 22, 2003
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