Mike Reyes

Mike Reyes
Mike Reyes's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): CinemaBlend What Culture
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T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 25% Gemini Man (2019) A classic Will Smith-style starring vehicle, and another showcase for director Ang Lee's brand of technical marvels. Unfortunately, one side is served better than the other, leaving the entire film out of balance. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
4.5/5 85% Downton Abbey (2019) Overall, Downton Abbey is an exquisite return to the wonderfully familiar, while at the same time featuring a sharper wit and even more gorgeous scenery than ever seen in the canon before. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2019
4.5/5 90% 1922 (2017) It is a tale of human guilt, divine consequence, and good old fashioned King-ly horror, with a performance by Thomas Jane that only solidifies his standing as a leading actor who Hollywood continues to underappreciate. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2019
2.5/5 48% Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019) Falling more into the mainstream column of the Linklater filmography, this adaptation of Maria Semple's best-selling dramedy novel feels more slight than sensational. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2019
5/5 88% Blinded by the Light (2019) The world needs this movie, and whether you're a fan of deeply personal stories of triumph, or just the Springsteen discography, you'll be absolutely stunned by what this film has to offer. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2019
4.5/5 82% Crawl (2019) It's a film that plays a tight game, thrilling its audience with a quick and nasty electric shock of danger, and it does so without pulling any punches. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2019
2.5/5 32% Shaft (2019) Shaft is more of a missed opportunity than a dismal failure, as the film plays more as a proof of concept than an actual finished product. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2019
3/5 56% The Dead Don't Die (2019) It's not a perfect film, but by no means is it a total shambling mess, with a slow and steady pulse that pays tribute to the George A. Romero school of zombie stories. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
4.5/5 62% Yesterday (2019) Yesterday is a a total joy of a film that cements Danny Boyle and Richard Curtis as master storytellers of our time... - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
2/5 59% The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019) [A] film that doesn't learn any of the storytelling lessons that the first film should have taught its creators, and instead doubles down on its flaws. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
3.5/5 92% Fighting with My Family (2019) A smackdown between humor and heart, telling a story that inspires and entertains with a unique blend of tones. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2019
4/5 69% Happy Death Day 2U (2019) [P]lays with your expectations to not only get a bigger reaction than the first film, but to show off the full extent of the premise's possibilities. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
4.5/5 91% How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Fans of the How To Train Your Dragon franchise couldn't have asked for a more satisfying sequel, as The Hidden World brings this family epic to an emotionally gorgeous close. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
4.5/5 61% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) Alita: Battle Angel is the old-school blockbuster the world has needed for some time now, and dare it be said, it's what Avatar should have felt like when it debuted. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
2.5/5 20% Serenity (2019) A film that starts off like a Cinemax late night thriller, only to slide into half baked territory that only a USA Networks original dares to tread. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2019
2/5 60% A Dog's Way Home (2019) It's ruff to sit and stay through A Dog's Way Home, and anyone who can do so without walking out deserves a treat. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
2.5/5 41% The Upside (2019) The Upside isn't bad enough to be totally panned, nor is it good enough to be recommended. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
3/5 50% Escape Room (2019) A fun morsel of junk food, ready to be devoured by its PG-13 target audience and anyone looking for something new in this desert of content known as January. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 4, 2019
3/5 85% Dumplin' (2018) If there's anything this film should teach its audience, it's that while you may not always have your act together, there's nothing a little Dolly Pardon and some red shoes can't turn into a fun night. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2019
2.5/5 45% Second Act (2018) Even fans of Jennifer Lopez, or the more genre friendly films that Second Act has in mind in its execution, are going to want to inquire elsewhere. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2018
4/5 52% Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018) A blockbuster in every sense of the word, and it's an absolute marvel in both technical and storytelling prowess. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2018
5/5 92% Cold War (Zimna wojna) (2018) Pawel Pawlikowski is in love with his characters, his story, and the world he's built in Cold War, and it shows in every frame. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2018
4.5/5 89% A Private War (2018) A Private War tells Marie Colvin's story, which is just as vital as any conflict that she'd covered, and it does so with respect for its subject and the audience. It should not be missed. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
3.5/5 15% Robin Hood (2018) Robin Hood does feel very much a product of its time, with fun performances and kinetic action thrown into the mix, it feels as if it had to crib from another landmark franchise to do so. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
4/5 82% Instant Family (2018) While Instant Family doesn't totally break the conventions of the family comedy, it uses them to its advantage. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
1.5/5 91% The Kindergarten Teacher (2018) Instead of being an arresting narrative, The Kindergarten Teacher should be arrested for wasting your time. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
2.5/5 37% Johnny English Strikes Again (2018) A regressive let-down, scoring only minor laughs. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2018
3/5 61% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) It's a film that carries on (carries on), but ultimately doesn't really matter. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2018
3.5/5 48% Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018) An exhilarating roller-coaster that kids of all ages can enjoy -- with their parents smiling right beside them. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
5/5 90% A Star Is Born (2018) A Star Is Born... delivers a sprawling relationship drama that fully captures a realistic picture of love. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2018
4/5 72% Hold the Dark (2018) Jeremy Saulnier is an absolute master of portraying the vicious and dour nature of humanity, and Hold The Dark is his latest gem. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
2/5 76% Smallfoot (2018) An animated blunder that take what could have very easily been another Storks-style win for Warner Animation Group, and turns it into a disposable kid's movie that goes through the motions. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2018
5/5 60% The Front Runner (2018) Tells a well documented, but not often talked about, story with a propulsive, electrifying result. It's as entertaining as it is informative. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
3/5 91% Mandy (2018) A unique and entertaining dive into the trippy and the brutal. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
3.5/5 59% White Boy Rick (2018) A bit underwhelming as story, but absolutely magnetic as a collection of performers giving the film their all. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
3.5/5 25% The Nun (2018) The Nun isn't the full meal one would expect from films associated with The Conjuring, but it's a rather appetizing continuation of the trend that's seen major studios learning to do horror justice again. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
4/5 24% The Happytime Murders (2018) A fluffing hysterical comedy that plays to nostalgia, only to subvert it in the name of humor. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
1/5 23% Mile 22 (2018) Thunderingly, insensitively dumb. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2018
2.5/5 46% The Meg (2018) In the process of attempting to make The Meg a movie full of stupid fun, they forgot to have fun, but stayed square in the lane of stupid. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2018
3/5 62% Dog Days (2018) If the makers of Dog Days really wanted to get cute, they could have named their film "Woof, Actually." - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2018
4/5 73% Christopher Robin (2018) A warm blanket of a film that makes you feel like you're spending time with an old friend, putting a smile on your face that's hard to shake. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
4/5 93% Sorry to Bother You (2018) By time the film flashes its title at the end of its closing credits, it's almost as if it's saying those words to its audience. It's up to you to determine if it's a biting barb, or an apologetic epilogue. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2018
3/5 55% Tag (2018) Despite its sometimes messy execution, Tag is still full of slick performances and a streak of impish glee running through its various set pieces, which draws its failings in even sharper contrast than a more middling film of its ilk. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018
4/5 48% Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom is a high-class summer blockbuster, with some unexpected emotions, a heap of the action that one would expect from such a film, and a dash of surprisingly dark moments. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2018
4/5 13% Action Point (2018) Much like the rides that inspired it, Action Point is a fast and funny thrill ride without brakes. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2018
3.5/5 70% Adrift (2018) Luminary performances from Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin keep the audience invested in a thrilling tale of life and death on the high seas. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2018
3.5 81% Early Man (2018) It's an entertaining romp that can kill some time, and keep the kids excited with colorful panache. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2018
2/5 23% The 15:17 to Paris (2018) Sadly, The 15:17 to Paris is an all-time career low for Clint Eastwood. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2018
1.5/5 12% Fifty Shades Freed (2018) Fifty Shades Freed ends the franchise not with a whimper, nor a bang, but a Pinterest board of bad ideas involving storytelling, relationship advice, and general conduct. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2018
4/5 18% The Cloverfield Paradox (2018) With a running time that clocks in under two hours, The Cloverfield Paradox uses its duration efficiently, mixing thrills and heart into a cocktail that makes for an effectively surprising film. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2018