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Matt Patches

Matt Patches

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
9/10 72% Wiener-Dog (2016) "Caring for animals changes who we are as people, and this film sniffs around to discover every possible way. Wiener-Dog is a low-key masterpiece. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 30, 2016
8/10 89% A Bigger Splash (2016) "The mesmerizing photography and ecstatic personality of A Bigger Splash will leave you tipsy, so please, bring a designated driver for this one. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 30, 2016
7/10 99% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) "One of the year's most transportive comedies. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 30, 2016
7.1/10 54% The Purge: Election Year (2016) "With a down-to-Earth supporting cast-all hail action-star-in-the-making Betty Gabriel-Election Year is edge-of-your seat mayhem cut together with chainsaw grace. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 30, 2016
9.1/10 97% Krisha (2016) "Krisha stages these typical festivities with the fury of battling gods. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 5, 2016
9/10 90% The Lobster (2016) "Farrell and Weisz balance the off-kilter dystopia with vibrant, sexual heat. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 5, 2016
8.8/10 96% Weiner (2016) "The candidate's humor, misguidance, and determination make Weiner one of the greatest political portraits. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 5, 2016
7.2/10 91% The Nice Guys (2016) "A comedy of groovy errors " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jun 5, 2016
7/10 48% X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) "A stylish sugar-bomb that throws caution, logic, and the leather budget to wring every bit of entertainment out of a threadbare franchise. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted May 27, 2016
7.1/10 62% Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016) "When played for biting, borderline woke laughs in Neighbors 2, talking points feel a hell of lot fresher than anything involving three dudes with hangovers. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted May 20, 2016
5/10 90% Captain America: Civil War (2016) "Slid off my senses like Thor's hammer across Cap's vibranium shield -- the powerhouse hits land without so much as a scratch. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted May 6, 2016
7.4/10 90% Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016) "Ice Cube revived his smack-talking franchise at a pivotal moment. Swinging from hard laughs ... to potent drama. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Apr 15, 2016
8.9/10 91% Green Room (2016) "A throaty, thrashing, spit-slinging punk tune belted through an invasion movie microphone at max volume. It's nasty-and near-perfect. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Apr 15, 2016
9.3/10 87% Everybody Wants Some!! (2016) "The best movie of the year (so far) ... the perfect kick-back-and-chill movie, a combo of fastball jokes and unexpected wisdom backed by a 1980s jukebox. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Apr 6, 2016
3/10 27% Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) "The movie is Bat-s--t crazy. A dour, disdain-filled demeanor, plus a gluttony of complex plot twists, dissipates most of the contact high. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 24, 2016
6.9/10 82% Pee-wee's Big Holiday (2016) "The jokes are sweet, the adventure's airy, and you could definitely be consuming healthier entertainment. Whatever. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 18, 2016
8.5/10 90% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) "It's a have-your-cake-and-eat-it-too horror movie, where the sights and sounds crescendo to the very last beat. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 11, 2016
7.3/10 62% Creative Control (2016) "Creative Control questions our current direction ... [it's] a movie with enough dramatic pizzazz that not even Reggie Watts's psychedelic performances can steal the show. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 11, 2016
7.2/10 98% Zootopia (2016) "Impressionable kids and adults who swear they're progressive will both take something away from Zootopia. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 11, 2016
9.2/10 88% Mountains May Depart (Shan he gu ren) (2016) "Each pivotal moment thrills and thrills again, reflected a second time through the movie's rearview mirror. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 7, 2016
7.4/10 91% The Witch (2016) "The payoff will keep your mind racing, and your face hiding under the covers, for days. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 7, 2016
7.3/10 94% In The Shadow of Women (2016) "Shot in diffused black and white ... the movie teeters on the edge of self-parody. Two heated performances, sexy and vicious, anchor it in the artful. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 7, 2016
7/10 81% The Wave (Bolgen) (2016) "'The Wave' capsizes tranquility with 100 tons of liquid devastation. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Mar 7, 2016
3/5 84% Deadpool (2016) "[Reynolds] brings a ton of compassion and manic energy ... [but Deadpool] is a cartoon in the real world that never goes crazy enough. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Feb 10, 2016
8.8/10 85% Hail, Caesar! (2016) "A deeply personal jaunt for the Coens ... also straight-up bonkers. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Feb 5, 2016
7.8/10 65% Swiss Army Man (2016) "Radcliffe's floppy, infantile work is up there with Jim Carrey's contortions ... There's never been a movie this brainless with so much on its mind. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jan 27, 2016
3/5 88% Southside With You (2016) "The JFK-ing of Obama ... it *almost* vindicates itself. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jan 27, 2016
3.3/5 96% The Birth of a Nation (2016) "An unflinching historical document. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jan 27, 2016
6.8/10 50% 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers Of Benghazi (2016) "13 Hours is a ripe action movie and a messy portrait of American fighters [...] I know which uncles I'm hiding on Facebook. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Jan 15, 2016
3.2/5 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) "Sacrosanct and on steroids ... [but] comes to life here, thanks to the magnetic performances of Ridley and Boyega. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Dec 16, 2015
4/5 88% The Big Short (2015) "The devilish juxtaposition of lap dances and macroeconomic lessons is the essence of 'The Big Short's ingenious duality. " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Dec 9, 2015
2.5/5 82% The Revenant (2015) "An extravagant "dad" speech: "Back in my day, we walked eight miles barefoot in the snow to hunt down the men who left us for dead!" " ‐ Thrillist
Posted Dec 7, 2015
73% Miles Ahead (2016) "Miles Ahead doesn't know what aspect of Davis' life is fit for a movie. It just knows he glows. Cheadle's commitment to expressing his unbridled creativity and violent flaws makes his attempt worth it. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Oct 12, 2015
4.5/5 86% Steve Jobs (2015) "Exaggerated, transcendent, and brazen in its effort to entertain ... The best concert I've been to this year. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Oct 9, 2015
3.3/5 75% Black Mass (2015) "Black Mass is not one of the cinema's classic mob pictures. Depp's performance is. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Sep 11, 2015
4.3/5 92% The Martian (2015) "If the kids see this one at the right time, in the right mood, they may even sign up for senior-year physics. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Sep 11, 2015
4/5 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) "Has the snap, shock, and verve to rival modern blockbusters while giving a nod to the retro-cool original series. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Jul 31, 2015
2/5 61% Southpaw (2015) ""More" is the only move Southpaw knows. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Jul 25, 2015
3.5/5 81% Ant-Man (2015) "[Snapping] from big to small to big to small, special effects transform Rudd into a micro-Bruce Lee. He appears to be having a blast. I know I was. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Jul 9, 2015
1.7/5 71% Jurassic World (2015) "An angry movie with a tragic moral ... meta-adoration and criticism ends with a genetically modified dinosaur fighting off waves of dinosaurs. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Jun 15, 2015
4.8/5 97% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "If Francisco Goya painted Heavy Metal magazine, it'd look something like Fury Road. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted May 11, 2015
3.7/5 75% Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) "As gargantuan as blockbusters come ... doubles down on action, sarcasm, and reference-heavy plot. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Apr 21, 2015
3/5 79% Furious 7 (2015) "'Furious 6' was "dumb fun" to a breaking point. 'Furious 7' revives the franchise with cohesion and elegance. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Apr 1, 2015
2.5/5 17% The Gunman (2015) "It's Rambo tailored to Penn's humanitarian interests. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Mar 21, 2015
3.5/5 25% Fifty Shades of Grey (2015) "The movie as glossy as a Topps trading card. Real BDSM enthusiasts will roll their eyes at its chaste exploitation. But it's got something going on. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Feb 12, 2015
3.5/5 26% Jupiter Ascending (2015) "Tatum, Kunis, Redmayne and the rest of the space kids gang are pawns on a chess board. Thankfully, Bobby Fischer is moving the pieces. " ‐ Esquire Magazine
Posted Feb 6, 2015
9.2/10 88% Still Alice (2015) "Inherently heartbreaking and miraculously pure, Glatzer and Westmoreland gift their leading lady with a blank canvas and she returns the favor by pouring her soul on to it. " ‐ IGN Movies
Posted Jan 16, 2015
91% Frank (2014) "Fassbender spends 99% of Frank wearing the over-sized head, commanding the room with eccentricities and musical chaos instead of handsome looks. " ‐ Vanity Fair
Posted Jan 9, 2015
37% God's Pocket (2014) "Its crazed whirlwind of tones suddenly made perfect sense once the location is established. If you're from Philly, you'll get it. " ‐ Vanity Fair
Posted Jan 9, 2015
69% Fishing Without Nets (2014) "Do we really need another Somali pirates movie after Paul Greengrass's superb Captain Phillips? Turns out we do, and Cutter Hodierne's directorial debut Fishing Without Nets almost fits the bill. " ‐ Vanity Fair
Posted Jan 9, 2015
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