Morgan Rojas

Morgan Rojas
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Cinemacy

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 81% The Amazing Johnathan Documentary (2019) One of the most fascinating portraits of the human condition and the power of manipulation. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
3/5 95% The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) The film is sweet but it's Zack Gottsagen's inclusivity that makes it truly special. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
4/5 85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) A glamorous tale of the '60s gruesome end. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
4/5 83% The Art of Self-Defense (2019) An off-kilter look at toxic masculinity, The Art of Self-Defense is a striking knockout. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
4/5 83% Midsommar (2019) A surrealist drama based on heartbreak and psychotic unraveling, Midsommar is 'edge of your seat' horror at its best. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
2/5 17% Perfect (2019) A bold expression that will be best enjoyed with an open mind. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
4/5 100% The Proposal (2019) A stunning debut feature and meaningful work of art in its own right. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
2.5/5 58% Charlie Says (2019) The dive doesn't feel quite deep enough to make an emotional, lasting impact. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2019
4/5 40% Gully (2019) Nabil takes the same cinematically-styled approach as he does in his music videos to bring screenwriter Marcus J. Guillory's emotionally-drenched drama to life. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted May 3, 2019
2.5/5 64% Body at Brighton Rock (2019) A "campy" camp thriller. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2019
3/5 54% J.T. LeRoy (2019) A fascinating examination of fame and the bizarre nature of celebrity lead by Kristen Stewart. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2019
4/5 96% Hail Satan? (2019) A snapshot of satanic panic in middle America that's both enlightening and entertaining. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2019
2.5/5 46% Mary Magdalene (2019) The best part is the quiet captivation of Jóhann Jóhannsson's final musical score. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
4/5 100% Slut in a Good Way (Charlotte a du fun) (2019) Slut in a Good Way confidently supports progressive teenage sexuality in a lighthearted, yet serious way. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
4.5 83% High Life (2019) A brain-busting sci-fi whose meaning is obtuse but beauty is undeniable. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
4/5 99% Ash Is Purest White (2019) Almost Lynchian at times, the film is a mesmerizing and poetic romance that transcends time. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019
3.5/5 58% The Hummingbird Project (2019) The film feels like a mix between the unnerving scheming of American Animals and the mile-a-minute repugnance of The Wolf of Wall Street... apparently, when it comes to money, we're all animals. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
2/5 27% The Aftermath (2019) A turbulent love story that wallows in sadness - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
2/5 74% Destroyer (2018) Despite Kidman's fierce performance as a strong female protagonist, Destroyer falls flat. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
3.5/5 94% Time For Ilhan (2018) An in-depth look into Somali immigrant Ilhan Omar's determination to redefine the status-quo of politics in America. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
3.5/5 100% Untouchable (2016) Untouchable is uncomfortable- as is its intention- by asking viewers if redemption for sex offenders is possible. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
4/5 86% The Nightingale (2019) A hell-bent heroine seeks revenge in this heart-pumping feature from Jennifer Kent. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
1.5/5 70% Paradise Hills (2019) A lack of the essential Who, What, When, Where, and Why is ultimately the film's biggest downfall. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
4.5/5 97% Woman at War (Kona fer í stríð) (2019) A gem of a movie with tremendous spirit, don't sleep on this eco-thriller! - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
2.5/5 38% Donnybrook (2019) Unapologetically harsh with an abundance of visceral mayhem. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
3/5 64% Them That Follow (2019) A haunting, yet long-winded, look at the dangers of blind faith (and poisonous snakes). - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2019
No Score Yet Out of State (2017) The film itself is a straightforward character-driven documentary, but what makes it special is the common thread of personal growth and the universal desire to better oneself. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2019
87% The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018) The Miseducation of Cameron Post serves as a beacon of light for anyone struggling with aspects of their lives and proves that being true to yourself is the only way to live. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
93% Tomorrow (Demain) (2017) An eye-opening eco-documentary. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
57% Cezanne and I (Cézanne et Moi) (2017) For as grandiose as their accomplishments and notoriety, overall, Cézanne Et Moi feels like it comes up a bit short in its retelling of their relationship. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
No Score Yet Every 40 Years (2017) An enjoyable journey of discovery and second chances. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
75% Holy Hell (2016) A creepy but fascinating watch and a good addition to the ever-growing genre of "religious cult" films. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
72% Disorder (Maryland) (2016) Schoenaerts and Kruger create a quiet sense of unrest, adding personal and emotional tension between the two against the backdrop of the suspense of the film. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
94% Janis: Little Girl Blue (2015) Quickly after this fall's release of her groundbreaking expose Prophet's Prey, Oscar-nominated director Amy Berg has delivered another film sure to pique the interest of the general audience, especially those who loved Janis and the music of the 60s. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
96% Heart of a Dog (2015) All around a daring and moving experience that deserves to be seen. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
3/5 89% Bodied (2018) Lighthearted fare with a provocative edge. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2018
2.5/5 63% Mary Queen of Scots (2018) If God can save the Queen, perhaps he can help out Mary Queen of Scots, too - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2018
4.5/5 95% If Beale Street Could Talk (2019) Prepare to be engulfed in emotions as you witness the pureness and fragility of true love. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2018
4.5/5 82% Ben is Back (2018) There are many elements that make Ben is Back a standout, including phenomenal lead performances and a chilling musical score. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2018
3/5 75% Back Roads (2018) A character-driven, emotionally-rich story about a dark and dysfunctional family dynamic. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2018
4.5/5 96% Roma (2018) A mesmerizing, monochromatic epic that has to be experienced on the big screen. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2018
5/5 93% The Favourite (2018) With his rich visual aesthetic and sharp-witted flare, Lanthimos - like our dueling cousins - pulls out all the stops to make The Favourite hilariously unforgettable. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
3/5 81% Knife + Heart (Un couteau dans le coeur) (2019) Fueled by a killer soundtrack from M83, Knife+Heart gives off a je ne sais quoi quality that, after watching, will be impossible to forget. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2018
4/5 94% CAM (2018) A psychological thriller set in the underbelly of webcam pornography, Cam is a devilishly fun thrill ride not to be missed. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
4/5 83% Her Smell (2019) Elisabeth Moss is a DGAF punk rock princess in Her Smell. Picture Josie and the Pussycats laced with drugs, sweat, and glitter. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
3.5/5 65% Jonathan (2018) Jonathan, which serves a double dose of Ansel Elgort, is sure to satisfy fans of the sci-fi genre in a gently challenging way (even if symbiotic multi-consciousness isn't your thing). - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
96% Meadowland (2015) This story is every parent's nightmare, yet [director Reed] Morano makes the world of Meadowland look like a dream. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
93% Room (2015) Brie Larson delivers one of the strongest performances of her career as Ma, a victim of a kidnapping who has been forced to create a home out of the petty 10″x 10″ woodshed where she is being held captive. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
No Score Yet Why I'm not on Facebook (2015) Why I'm Not on Facebook is a very thorough examination about the social media's effect on our generation, but visually the film looks dated and feels about 5 years too late in its release to fully make an impact. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
98% Finders Keepers (2015) Directors Bryan Carberry and Clay Tweel have really found a needle in a haystack with Finders Keepers. - Cinemacy EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018