Molly Freeman

Molly Freeman
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Hollywood.com, Screen Rant

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 94% The Mitchells vs. The Machines (2021) The Mitchells vs. the Machines is a charming blend of heartfelt family connection with a wildly fun action comedy twist in its robot apocalypse. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2021
3/5 70% Moxie (2021) Moxie has some heart and teeth as its Riot Grrrl-inspired teens smash the patriarchy, but it's more love letter to Gen X than a call to arms for Gen Z. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2021
3.5/5 94% Raya and the Last Dragon (2021) Disney's Raya and the Last Dragon stumbles a bit to get going, but manages to stick the landing of a heartfelt and hope-filled animated movie. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2021
4/5 78% To All The Boys: Always And Forever (2021) To All the Boys: Always and Forever tells a beautiful story of love, relationships and growing up - and gives Lara Jean and Peter a satisfying ending. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2021
4/5 59% Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) Wonder Woman 1984 is filled with hope, love and optimism, offering impressively cinematic superhero action with beautifully sentimental heart. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2020
4/5 91% Promising Young Woman (2020) Promising Young Woman is a wildly thrilling revenge story, taking an unflinching look at rape culture, but errs more pessimistic than triumphant. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2020
2.5/5 70% Godmothered (2020) Godmothered is a campy and heartfelt family-friendly Christmas flick, but ends up feeling like an adult rom-com shoehorned into a kids movie. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2020
3/5 95% Soul (2020) Soul isn't Pixar's finest or most resonant film, but its beautiful animation and soundtrack, paired with fun characters make for an enjoyable watch. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 1, 2020
4/5 83% Happiest Season (2020) Happiest Season is a cheesy, fun and heartfelt romantic comedy, with a sweetly genuine queer love story at the center of this holiday tale. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2020
2.5/5 35% The New Mutants (2020) The New Mutants tries to offer a compelling blend of teen drama, horror and X-Men mythos, but ultimately fails to deliver a good entry in any genre. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2020
2/5 49% The Craft: Legacy (2020) The Craft: Legacy excels when reveling in its girl power witchcraft, but falls apart in the third act without a well-developed villain. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2020
2.5/5 14% After We Collided (2020) After We Collided is riddled with cliches and tired young adult tropes, but its dramatic romance and laughable dialogue offers some escapist fun. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2020
3.5/5 82% The Kid Detective (2020) The Kid Detective is a unique coming of age story, using a high concept premise and noir style to explore the darker realities of growing up. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2020
3/5 93% Love and Monsters (2020) Love and Monsters may not be a wholly fresh concept, but a clever script and Dylan O'Brien's charm make for a super fun adventure comedy. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2020
4/5 81% Over the Moon (2020) An explosion of wonder, color and magic, Over the Moon tells a beautifully sentimental story of family and love, with super catchy songs mixed in. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2020
2.5/5 89% Save Yourselves! (2020) More Millennial introspection than sci-fi movie, what Save Yourselves! lacks in world-building, it makes up for with charming relatable comedy. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
3.5/5 98% Spontaneous (2020) Bloody, fun and achingly heartfelt, Spontaneous presents a clever and original story about life, love and how suddenly things can change. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
3/5 57% Secret Society of Second-Born Royals (2020) Secret Society of Second-Born Royals is pure family-friendly fun, combining princesses and superheroes for a delightful, if unoriginal, adventure. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2020
3/5 91% Enola Holmes (2020) Enola Holmes is a little overwrought, but Millie Bobby Brown's charming heroine and Henry Cavill's fun Sherlock pull off all the twists and turns. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2020
2.5/5 64% The Devil All the Time (2020) The Devil All the Time is a slow, sprawling thriller, unfurling with creeping tension, but the cast's performances are more rewarding than the story. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2020
2/5 48% The Babysitter: Killer Queen (2020) The Babysitter: Killer Queen is junk food entertainment at its most mediocre, delivering barely enough blood and fun without anything truly memorable. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2020
3/5 90% Unpregnant (2020) Unpregnant delivers a fun and entertaining road trip comedy about female friendship and abortion, with compelling performances from its two leads. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2020
4/5 78% The Broken Hearts Gallery (2020) The Broken Hearts Gallery is overflowing with charm and personality, making it exactly the kind of fun, feel-good romantic comedy needed right now. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2020
3/5 72% Mulan (2020) Mulan is a perfectly fine live-action adaptation, delivering some Disney magic and gorgeous visuals, but it's ultimately just an average action movie. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2020
2.5/5 23% The Binge (2020) The Binge is as ridiculous as its premise implies, which can be fun at times, while others it's a bit like a wild ride you wish you could get off. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2020
3/5 90% Words on Bathroom Walls (2020) Words on Bathroom Walls deftly balances being part romcom and part mental illness drama, offering a uniquely compelling coming-of-age story. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2020
2.5/5 70% The One and Only Ivan (2020) The One and Only Ivan has a good heart at the center of this mediocre animal tale, which never quite delivers on the requisite Disney magic. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2020
2.5/5 17% The Silencing (2020) The Silencing is a decently exhilarating thriller movie, even if the twists in the story aren't always well-earned or well thought out. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2020
2/5 85% Work It (2020) Netflix's Work It is bogged down by its trite and wholly unoriginal underdog story, but its charismatic young leads help the movie limp to the end. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2020
2/5 28% The Kissing Booth 2 (2020) The Kissing Booth 2 has some fun moments, especially for fans, but is ultimately an overwrought, overstuffed and overlong teen romcom sequel. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2020
3.5/5 93% Yes, God, Yes (2020) Yes, God, Yes is an achingly honest and entertaining-as-hell journey through one teen's burgeoning sexuality and personal reckoning with Catholicism. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2020
4/5 95% Palm Springs (2020) Along with a sharp sense of humor and compelling performances, Palm Springs delivers an absolutely charming rom-com with a fun sci-fi twist. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2020
3.5/5 80% The Old Guard (2020) What The Old Guard lacks in well-paced, tightly plotted story, it more than makes up for with compelling characters and slick, thrilling fight scenes. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2020
4.5/5 98% Hamilton (2020) The Hamilton filmed stage production is a stunning showcase of one of Broadway's biggest hits, maintaining all the heart and energy of the musical. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2020
2/5 63% Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020) In Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, Ferrell's typical schtick is on full display, but wears incredibly thin in this overlong comedy. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2020
3/5 21% Infamous (2020) Infamous is both a thrilling crime drama and compelling character study of a wannabe social media star about the exploits that make her notorious. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2020
4/5 75% The King of Staten Island (2020) Davidson is a triumph in The King of Staten Island, delivering plenty of fun R-rated humor in an emotionally compelling story about growing up. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2020
3/5 70% The High Note (2020) The High Note is an enjoyable, if not particularly inventive, rom-com that's more infatuated with the music industry than developing its romance. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2020
1.5/5 47% Scoob! (2020) Scoob! tries to deliver a touching story about friendship, but the movie's cringey pop culture references and cliche superhero story ruin it all. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted May 15, 2020
3.5/5 97% The Half of It (2020) The Half of It puts a queer YA spin on a classic romance story, but Wu makes it her own - delivering a charming, sweet and altogether heartfelt movie. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2020
3/5 91% The Willoughbys (2020) The Willoughbys is a mishmash of story ideas strung together by the idea of found family, but it's cute and quirky enough to keep viewers hooked. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 20, 2020
2/5 34% Love Wedding Repeat (2020) Netflix's latest rom-com, Love Wedding Repeat, is too cringey to be any fun and fails to deliver on its premise of multiple alternate timelines. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2020
2/5 70% Stargirl (2020) Disney's Stargirl is a mediocre teen movie about individuality and growing up, lacking the magic to make this manic pixie dream girl story work. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2020
2.5/5 30% Bloodshot (2020) Bloodshot puts a surprisingly clever spin on the superhero origin story that's fun and funny, but Diesel's performance ultimately leaves it lacking. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2020
3.5/5 91% The Invisible Man (2020) The Invisible Man puts a wholly fresh and compelling spin on the classic monster, delivering a cleverly scary movie with a fantastic lead performance. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 27, 2020
4/5 87% Emma. (2020) Emma offers a stunningly crafted and uproarious adaptation of Austen's novel, with gorgeous costumes and delightfully charming performances. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2020
3/5 88% Onward (2020) Onward is a good, but not great Pixar movie, with a heartfelt, if emotionally manipulative storyline, and plenty of film magic to propel it forward. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2020
2/5 70% Olympic Dreams (2020) Olympic Dreams' backstage look at the 2018 Olympics is much more compelling than the movie's bland and contrived romantic comedy storyline. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2020
3/5 63% Sonic the Hedgehog (2020) Sonic the Hedgehog offers a kid-friendly adventure movie based on the classic Sega property that tells a solidly enjoyable, if uninventive story. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2020
3.5/5 74% The Photograph (2020) The Photograph is a lush, beautiful romantic drama, with the love story carried well by its two excellent leads, Issa Rae and Lakeith Stanfield. - Screen Rant EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2020