Patrick Z. McGavin Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Patrick Z. McGavin

Patrick Z. McGavin
Patrick Z. McGavin's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Chicago Reader, Chicago Tribune, Hollywood Reporter, Movieline, Screen International

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/4 83%

Satin Rouge (2002)

"A fascinating examination of the joyous, turbulent self-discovery made by a proper, middle-aged woman." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Oct 31, 2002
3/4 48%

Naqoyqatsi (Naqoyqatsi: Life as War) (2002)

"A disturbing and frighteningly evocative assembly of imagery and hypnotic music composed by Philip Glass." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Oct 24, 2002
2.5/4 66%

Lan Yu (2002)

"The movie is gorgeously made, but it is also somewhat shallow and art-conscious." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Oct 17, 2002
4/4 91%

Le Fond de l'air est rouge (A Grin Without a Cat) (The Base of the Air Is Red) (1977)

"This is a movie about the world at war with itself, and the result is riveting, sublime and unforgettable." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Sep 26, 2002
3/4 82%

Secret Ballot (2002)

"A gem, captured in the unhurried, low-key style favored by many directors of the Iranian new wave." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Aug 29, 2002
3.5/4 88%

Devdas (2002)

"It does what the movies were meant to do: move, dance and swirl in the popular imagination." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Jul 25, 2002
2.5/4 73%

Tuvalu (2002)

"A fascinating work that never quite coalesces, Tuvalu finally becomes oppressively repetitive." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Jul 20, 2002
2/4 No Score Yet

Thrill Ride: The Science of Fun (1997)

"Doesn't transcend the feeling that the content never achieves the kinetic power and magnetism of the IMAX format." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Jul 11, 2002

Second Time Around (2001)

"Extremely well acted by the four primary actors, this is a seriously intended movie that is not easily forgotten." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Feb 7, 2002
.5/4 10%

Slackers (2002)

"Not only is Slackers painfully bad, but it's also about as morally unpleasant as a teen sex comedy can be." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Jan 31, 2002
3/4 75%

Jimmy Neutron - Boy Genius (2001)

"This is a movie that is neither sentimental nor cheap; it never takes itself too seriously, and it has faith in the intelligence of its audience." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Dec 20, 2001

Porn Star: The Legend of Ron Jeremy (2001)

"Too full of worship and the culture of celebrity to ever pose the questions that should be asked." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Dec 6, 2001

Vengo (2001)

"Filled with dazzling moments, Vengo never quite reaches the heights those moments promise." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Nov 29, 2001

Audition (Ôdishon) (1999)

"Miike is brilliant at transforming the mundane and familiar ... into something sinister and eerie." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Nov 29, 2001

Come Undone (2000)

"While Come Undone has some explicit material, what makes it a mature and special work is its embrace of the knotty and unfamiliar." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Nov 1, 2001

Our Lady of the Assassins (2001)

"A film of clarity, feeling and electric intensity." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Oct 25, 2001

La Cienaga (2001)

"A film that has an extraordinary cumulative power." ‐Chicago Tribune
Posted Oct 18, 2001

Todo sobre mi madre (All About My Mother) (1999)

"A dedication to great women performers." ‐Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 11, 2001

Kikujiro (2000)

"... a great deal of fun." ‐Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 11, 2001
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