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 Review
4/5 67% 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 96% 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 60% 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 21% 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 58% 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 40% 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 48% 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 93% 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 91% 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 14% 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 81% 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 88% 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 36% 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 71% 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 59% 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 58% 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 26% 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 22% 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 45% 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 61% 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 56% 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 24% 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 19% 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
3.5/5 57% The Commuter (2018) If you can get a reduced fare ticket to see The Commuter, it's a fun ride. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2018
5/5 100% Paddington 2 (2018) An emotional masterpiece that digs deep while keeping you smiling, and a pure example of why sequels can still be a good thing. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2018
4/5 82% Molly's Game (2018) Molly's Game isn't perfect, but as it's Aaron Sorkin's first film as a director, it's a true testament to how much he's paid attention to the directors that have handled his work. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2017
4/5 99% Lady Bird (2017) Lady Bird is an enjoyable film, with a honest heart about it. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2017
4/5 91% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) There's some memorable one-liners, well drawn characters, and an ending that'll have folks debating what truly happened after the screen has gone dark. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2017
3.5/5 48% My Little Pony: The Movie (2017) My Little Pony: The Movie is definitely a hit, as it mixes nostalgic storytelling with modern entertainment, to create a truly magical comedy adventure. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2017
4/5 90% Gerald's Game (2017) If this is any indication of what a continued partnership would bring, Netflix and Stephen King should look for as many chances as they can to stay together. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
4/5 53% Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) Kingsman: The Golden Circle is the big-ticket blockbuster we could have used a couple months ago, as it's easily one of the most enjoyable sequels / action pictures of the year. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
2/5 40% Leap! (2017) A film that doesn't even earn the punctuation it forces upon its audience. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2017
4.5/5 83% Patti Cake$ (2017) While Patti Cake$ treads familiar ground, it does so with a confident stride and cinematic language of its own, much like its colorful protagonist. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
4/5 87% Wind River (2017) Wind River is a powerful examination of the human soul, while also containing scenes that'll take your breath away, as it shocks and awes the audience in waves. - CinemaBlend EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017