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Mike Ryan

Mike Ryan
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
97% Black Panther (2018) Black Panther feels like the beginning of something new.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2018
11% Winchester (2018) I miss the the world we lived in before I saw Winchester.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2018
50% Burden (2018) Are people in the mood for a movie about an ex-Klansman seeking redemption? Boy, I don't know. But it will have people talking. There's no doubt about that.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2018
100% Eighth Grade (2018) For the life of me, I don't understand how writer-director Bo Burnham tapped into the psyche of an eighth-grade girl, but somehow he did. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2018
100% The Tale (2018) This is an excellent, poignant, and amazing film that will stick with you. I can't stop thinking about it. It's a must-see, even though watching it is a very difficult thing to do.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 23, 2018
8/10 84% Sorry to Bother You (2018) Sorry to Bother You is the rare 'crazy' movie that actually has something to say. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2018
8/10 82% Monsters and Men (2018) Reinaldo Marcus Green isn't here to put a nice bow on the top at the end.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2018
91% Blindspotting (2018) And just like that, Carlos López Estrada is a filmmaker to watch. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2018
6/10 57% The Commuter (2018) Sometimes you're just in the mood to watch Liam Neeson punch people in the face for a couple of hours.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2018
93% Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) The main point to take away from this: Terminator 2: Judgment Day is (a) still great and (b) retroactively depressing because these characters all seem to be in a better situation than we are right now. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2018
9/10 91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Star Wars: The Last Jedi is weird, wild, emotional, and fantastic.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2017
4/10 40% Justice League (2017) I am legitimately bummed out about how much I disliked Justice League.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2017
8/10 92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) A crazy, colorful, ambitious, hilarious ride through the cosmos.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2017
9/10 99% Lady Bird (2017) An absolute delight.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
8/10 87% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) Blade Runner 2049 is a gorgeous return to a wearisome world.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
7/10 75% Last Flag Flying (2017) Last Flag Flying is a road trip movie ... [and] gives a wonderful platform for Carell and Fishburne and Cranston.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2017
9/10 92% The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) (2017) Adam Sandler and Ben Stiller square off ... it kind of felt like I was watching some weird version of the scene in Heat when De Niro and Pacino finally share a scene together only for mainstream comedy stars.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2017
6/10 34% Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017) An average movie with sometimes clunky dialogue ... Liam Neeson makes a great Mark Felt.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2017
9/10 93% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) A rural, podunk masterpiece.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
8/10 91% The Disaster Artist (2017) The Disaster Artist is just a total delight. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2017
9/10 92% The Shape of Water (2017) The Shape of Water is a very special movie.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2017
7/10 69% mother! (2017) What Araonofsky has done here is pretty ambitious.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2017
8/10 90% I, Tonya (2018) Margot Robbie is a human dynamo as Tonya Harding.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2017
9/10 82% Molly's Game (2018) Molly's Game is the Jessica Chastain movie I've been waiting for since Zero Dark Thirty.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
4/10 28% Suburbicon (2017) A huge disappointment.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
9/10 96% The Florida Project (2017) A wonderful piece of filmmaking.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
5/10 79% Borg vs McEnroe (Borg McEnroe) (2017) It's too bad Borg/McEnroe didn't have a little more fun along the way.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2017
6/10 51% Downsizing (2017) Downsizing is Alexander Payne's most ambitious movie, but that also might be his worst enemy.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2017
2/10 16% The Dark Tower (2017) Astoundingly awful.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2017
8/10 92% Logan Lucky (2017) Logan Lucky feels a lot like Oceans 14.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2017
7/10 84% Detroit (2017) Detroit plays out like a real life horror movie.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2017
9/10 92% Dunkirk (2017) A directing and editing masterpiece.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2017
8/10 92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) After 13 long years, we have ourselves another great Spider-Man movie.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2017
8/10 93% Baby Driver (2017) The coolest movie of the summer.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2017
9/10 93% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) It's actually heartening to know that "summer blockbuster"-type movies like this can still be made.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2017
4/10 16% Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) Transformers: The Last Knight is like staring at a projected kaleidoscope for two and a half hours and then trying to tell someone about the plot.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2017
6/10 68% Cars 3 (2017) Who knew that adding some emotional weight and unconsciously using some themes from Rocky III could add a little much needed depth and humanity to these sentient automobiles?‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2017
8/10 92% Wonder Woman (2017) Wonder Woman is coming out at a good time. This is the movie a lot of us need right now and Wonder Woman is the hero we all kind of need right now.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted May 29, 2017
3/10 30% Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man Tell No Tales is practically incoherent.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted May 22, 2017
5/10 68% Alien: Covenant (2017) What started out as a simple 'let's run away from this scary thing' is now so bogged down in its own mythology of why these scary things exist, it's almost unrecognizable. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted May 6, 2017
83% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 exists in its own little bubble and this movie is better off for it. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2017
7/10 66% The Fate of the Furious (2017) This isn't my favorite of the series [...] but these movies know what they are. These movies know they are fun. These are fun movies!‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2017
4/10 44% Saban's Power Rangers (2017) It's jarring at times how often it goes back and forth between 'gritty' and 'silly.'‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2017
7/10 67% Life (2017) Life borrows a lot from Alien, but it's still scary fun.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2017
6/10 71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) There's certainly nothing that new about this version of Beauty and the Beast, but it's a good recreation of a classic animated film that should leave most die-hards satisfied. ‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Mar 3, 2017
7/10 75% Kong: Skull Island (2017) Kong: Skull Island is a hoot.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2017
8/10 93% Logan (2017) Logan is the movie that finally satisfies the wish fulfillment of those superhero movie conversations that that speculate on what a hard R-rated superhero movie would look like with a major established character.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2017
7/10 91% The Lego Batman Movie (2017) The LEGO Batman Movie is a fun superhero movie with clever callbacks to previous Batman films that can, at least, provide DC superhero fans with a taste of fun amidst all the doom and gloom.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2017
80% An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power (2017) Gore still maintained the new film was about hope and that it's not too late. But, man, his face sure said something else.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2017
96% Mudbound (2017) What Dee Rees has done here is remarkable. The themes of racial injustice alone would make this movie "important," but what she's done with her film makes it an epic.‐ Uproxx
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2017