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Michael Brooke

Michael Brooke
Michael Brooke's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Sight and Sound

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
95% Graduation (Bacalaureat) (2017) Though Mungiu is very much his own man, there's more than a whiff of Michael Haneke in his basilisk-eyed view of humanity.‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2017
88% In Darkness (2012) Though the film's factual basis dictates an upbeat ending, much of the journey is appropriately and memorably grim.‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2014
80% Bank Holiday (1938) Although in essence it's a lightweight romantic melodrama with comic elements, it also provides a fascinating glimpse of the leisure activities of various British social classes.‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2013
99% The Interrupters (2011) The Interrupters is a heavyweight film about a heavyweight subject of clear interest well beyond the United States.‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2011
90% Attack the Block (2011) Cornish draws superb performances out of his inexperienced central quintet, especially John Boyega (taciturn Moses) and Alex Esmail (livewire Pest).‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted May 17, 2011
70% The Man From London (A Londoni Férfi) (2007) The mere fact of Hungarian auteur Béla Tarr continuing to direct films without making the smallest concession to popular fashion is a cause for celebration.‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2010
93% Lourdes (2010) Spiritually flawed and often cynical though Hausner's pilgrims undoubtedly are, they're all too recognisably human.‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2010
93% The Death of Mr. Lazarescu (2006) Puiu's seemingly artless, documentary-style mise en scène, with the characters followed by a shoulder-mounted camera, conceals countless subtleties, foreshadowings and running themes.‐ Sight and Sound
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2006