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Mike Daringer

Mike Daringer
Mike Daringer's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film Inquiry

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
90% Loving (2016) Loving is a restrained film that lacks the atypical, explosive moments of overflowing emotion, but nonetheless is just as moving and engaging in its unusual approach. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Jan 4, 2017
37% Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) Jack Reacher: Never Go Back is what one gets when the people who make make movies for a living care nothing about the material.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2016
88% Pete's Dragon (2016) Pete's Dragon is yet another of the recent Disney live-action remakes that elevates the source material and expands the world it was born from for the better.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
97% Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) As bold as it is in its artistic and embellished techniques, Kubo & The Two Strings manages to be equally thought-provoking and surreal in the most visual of ways.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
70% Swiss Army Man (2016) Swiss Army Man is a quirky and deliriously fun tale that has wit and beating heart. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
57% The Neon Demon (2016) The Neon Demon is a niche, avante garde film to be sure, but it's one that any moviegoer and cinephile should give a chance to.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
48% X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) The lesson to take from X-Men: Apocalypse is for our artists and filmmakers is to throw off the shackles of convention, and be freed from the burden of conformity.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
92% The Nice Guys (2016) With a story of smart dips and dives in bell-bottoms over shag carpet and groovy lava lamps, The Nice Guys is sure to go down in history as sophisticated escapism.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
95% The Jungle Book (2016) The Jungle Book encompasses vivid illustrations of archetypal stories, and manages to be accessible and pleasurable for children of all ages. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
91% The Measure of a Man (La loi du marché) (2016) There are far better films, including French ones, that tackle the same thematic ideas as The Measure of a Man and actually do something with them.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
50% Hardcore Henry (2016) In the fleeting beats where the action connects and the camera doesn't shake so bad and the characters have things to do, then Hardcore Henry is pretty badass. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
90% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) 10 Cloverfield Lane is a movie-lover's wet dream. It boldly tackles still to this day taboo issues of alcoholism while also being a straightforward thriller. ‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
80% The Revenant (2015) The Revenant is a wide and large film about intimate life experiences, and the result is one that is thrilling and contemplative.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
74% The Hateful Eight (2015) Quentin Tarantino has offered up his hellish mind to the world, and TH8 is one of his most thrilling, cynical, subversive and narratively transgressive exercises to date.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
91% Beasts of No Nation (2015) Beasts of No Nation wants desperately to be progressive and challenge the cinematic landscape, but it suffers from Cary Fukunaga's stylistic and creative implosion.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
93% Sicario (2015) Sicario is a one-of-a-kind experience. It's an action-drama that relishes its necessary job, but does so in unbelievable style.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
78% The Young And Prodigious T.S. Spivet (2015) The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet should be counted amongst the best of children's films.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2016
96% Moana (2016) Though Moana delivers plucky entertainment and some colorful characters, it plays the narrative too safely by relying on commonplace machinations.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2016
94% Arrival (2016) Though well made and haunted by a score of primordial dissonance, Arrival is an orbiting piece that misses out on invading the deepest parts of the mind.‐ Film Inquiry
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2016