Michael Jaconelli

Michael Jaconelli
Michael Jaconelli's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The Skinny
Publications: The Skinny

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 91% Transpecos (2016) A three-hander with distinctive performances, and starkly beautiful images conjured from the surrounding desert by cinematographer Jeffrey Waldron. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2017
3/5 89% Soul on a String (2017) A beguiling combination of Western and Buddhist parable, Zhang Yang's latest is a beautiful and thought-provoking work which suffers from being overlong and narratively unfocused. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2017
4/5 91% The Teacher (Ucitelka) (2017) A crowd-pleaser with a tight script and astute observations about human nature, The Teacher deserves an audience beyond the festival circuit. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2017
4/5 86% The Road to Mandalay (2016) The Road to Mandalay powerfully portrays two people being torn apart by all the promises and illusions of the immigrant experience. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2017
4/5 79% The City of Lost Children (La Cité des Enfants Perdus) (1995) A strange and inventive blend of fairy tale, dreams and steampunk stylings that doesn't quite hold together but is nevertheless a treat to behold. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2016
4/5 100% Peace Officer (2015) A first-rate look at the increasingly relevant issue of police militarisation. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2016
4/5 86% The Clan (El Clan) (2016) Pablo Trapero's real-life Argentinian drama is at once a thrilling and haunting look at the country's dark history. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2016
3/5 No Score Yet 16 Years Till Summer (2015) A simple but powerful film which builds to a quietly devastating climax. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2016
3/5 86% Francofonia (2016) While unlikely to appeal to those unwilling to convert to Sokurov's style, Francofonia is nevertheless an intriguing look at the Louvre. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2016
4/5 91% Suburra (2015) Suburra will command your attention all the way to its bloody and operatic finale. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2016
4/5 97% Zootopia (2016) A neo-noir buddy cop comedy that will likely entertain children and adults alike thanks to a steady stream of gags and vibrant visuals. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 29, 2016
3/5 100% Couple In A Hole (2015) Despite an unconvincing finale the film stands as a memorable example of the devastating power of loss. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 29, 2016
5/5 96% A Touch of Zen (1969) King Hu's visionary Ming Dynasty epic stands as one of the cornerstones of the wuxia genre. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2016
4/5 82% Future Shock! The Story of 2000AD (2014) For those with even a passing interest in comic books this is perhaps the best documentary of its kind. - The Skinny EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2015