Nick Usen

Nick Usen
Nick Usen's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Slant Magazine Movie Mezzanine

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
.5/4 50% My Lucky Star (2013) Yet another limp spy spoof that fails to make any interesting critiques about the genre, let alone construct a humorous gag. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2013
1.5/4 57% Spark: A Burning Man Story (2013) The doc doesn't take the time to examine why Burning Man inspires such a level of fanaticism, overshadowing human interest with a gluttony of B roll. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2013
3/4 64% Iceberg Slim: Portrait Of A Pimp (2013) It certainly threatens to succumb to hero worship, but Jorge Hinojosa wisely subverts Slim's mythos by pulling the curtain back on it in the doc's second half by revealing the man beneath. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2013
3/4 No Score Yet Exit Elena (2013) Nathan Silver's film is a quiet and affecting micro-budgeted drama, its condensed frame evoking the claustrophobic feeling of the household it examines. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2013