Mary Colbert

Mary Colbert
Mary Colbert's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Boxoffice Magazine sbs.com.au
Biography:
Film Critic, Boxoffice Magazine

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
5/5 85% The White Ribbon (Das weisse Band) (2009) At his best, as he is with White Ribbon, Haneke's fusion of art and ideas is unsurpassed. - sbs.com.au EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2010
3.5/5 83% Somersault (2004) This visually haunting coming-of-age tale marks the individual stamp of yet another original Australian female director to watch. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2004
1.5/5 46% The Brown Bunny (2004) Self-indulgent voyeuristic exposé. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2004
3.5/5 92% Tarnation (2004) Profoundly intimate, disturbing and compelling ride through Caouette's autobiographical, trauma-filled emotional roller coaster. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2004
3/5 68% Father and Son (2004) It's a film that will polarize audiences -- some will squirm in their seats while others will go with the art and flow. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2004
4/5 70% Dogville (2003) Daunting, non-naturalistic and bold. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2004
3.5/5 95% Charlie: The Life and Art of Charles Chaplin (2004) Manages to act as a riveting entrée for novices to Chaplin's work while providing enough new fare for aficionados. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2004
4/5 63% Young Adam (2004) A morbidly poetic aesthetic evocative of 1940s and '50s film noir. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2004
3.5/5 68% Japanese Story (2003) Colette, propelled by a beautifully understated script, digs deep to deliver the performance of her career. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2003
4/5 82% The Barbarian Invasions (Les Invasions barbares) (2003) There are no false, sentimental or maudlin turns here. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2003
3.5/5 96% The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003) Evidently mellowed by time and experience, McNamara is a man whose revelations and life make compelling viewing. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2003
2.5/5 73% Elephant (2003) Elephant's detachment leaves us feeling short-changed. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2003
3.5/5 75% Calendar Girls (2003) An emotional rollercoaster, and an entertaining ode to the human spirit. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2003
3.5/5 88% Mystic River (2003) A whodunnit with a deeply emotional core, thanks to L.A. Confidential scripter Brian Helgeland's richly crafted, textured screenplay and the superb ensemble cast's outstanding individual performances and collective chemistry. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2003
3.5/5 83% Swimming Pool (2003) Sex, murder, mystery, psychological drama, vintage Rampling, sensuous Sagnier, and a summer house in Provence -- here Ozon has all bases covered. - Boxoffice Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2003