Patrick Dahl

Patrick Dahl
Patrick Dahl's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Screen Slate
Publications: Screen Slate

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
90% Bacurau (Nighthawk) (2019) Tired of seeing countless people of color fall to anonymous deaths in the background of globe-trotting franchise extravaganzas? Here's the righteous inverse. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
100% Chained for Life (2019) Aaron Schimberg's howlingly funny and deeply affecting second feature considers the ethical tightrope of transforming flesh-and-blood human beings into fodder for cinema. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
78% Juice (1992) Juice captures the traumatic and anxious roots of American gangsterism better than just about any other entry in the evergreen genre. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2019
80% Suburban Birds (Jiao qu de niao) (2019) Recalling Stand By Me, Jia Zhangke and David Lynch, [Suburban Birds] announces Qui as an astute chronicler of early adolescence and a filmmaker of promising lyrical vision. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2019
35% Gummo (1997) Somehow, often within a single scene or image, [Gummo] manages to be simultaneously indefensible, dismissible, exploitive, heartbreaking and completely revivifying. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
100% Room at the Top (1959) Francis and Clayton swing and glide their furtive camera through exquisitely blocked scenes in which characters are handsomely planted across multiple planes like a topiary. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2019
93% An Elephant Sitting Still (Da xiang xi di er zuo) (2019) Epic at 230 minutes, yet deeply intimate in its proximity to its central characters. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2019
30% Gamer (2009) Gamer doesn't import gaming aesthetics to the movies so much as it considers the gaming medium with every weapon in the cinematic arsenal. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2019
83% The Hours and Times (2019) Easily the most engaging fiction film made about The Beatles. - Screen Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2019