Paul Fischer

Agrees with the Tomatometer 53% of the time.

Publications:
Cranky Critic® , Dark Horizons , Film Monthly , Mediasharx , Movie Insider , Moviehole
Total Reviews:
106
Total QuickRatings:
1

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Add Date
50% Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) " The film is intensely pretentious, far too clever for its own good." — Urban Cinefile
Posted May 2, 2012
73% Like Crazy (2011) Film Monthly
Posted Nov 15, 2011
27% The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009) " It delivers the goods and then some." — Dark Horizons
Posted Aug 13, 2009
34% G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009) " Pure escapist fun." — Dark Horizons
Posted Jul 31, 2009
A 74% Cold Souls (2009) " The film is at times hilarious, and yet it is surprisingly melancholy. Giamatti is an astounding actor, as anyone would know who saw his recent portrayal of John Adams, and he here gives a sterling performance, one that is ferociously comic and anarchic," — Dark Horizons
Posted Jul 21, 2009
46% Sex Drive (2008) " Seth Green and James Marsden are priceless!" — Moviehole
Posted Oct 26, 2008
41% The House Bunny (2008) " A deliciously funny film. A completely adorable and satisfying gem of a comedy." — Moviehole
Posted Oct 26, 2008
38% Zombie Strippers (2008) " Outrageous, Sexy Fun!" — Moviehole
Posted Oct 26, 2008
76% Appaloosa (2008) " a finely textured, riveting Western that marks a welcome return to a classic American genre." — Moviehole
Posted Sep 8, 2008
4/5 59% RocknRolla (2008) " RocknRolla is a stunningly mesmerising and exhilarating entertainment not to be missed." — Moviehole
Posted Sep 8, 2008
93% Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) " A richly entertaining film and one that works on so many fascinating levels" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 8, 2008
61% The Duchess (2008) " A gorgeous cinematic tapestry" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 8, 2008
5/5 85% Rachel Getting Married (2008) " A breathtaking performance by Hathaway. Her extraordinary work is likely to be remembered at both the Spirit and Academy Awards" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 8, 2008
61% Adoration (2008) " compelling and intelligent..A skilful, richly evocative multi-layered work full of beautifully nuanced performances" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 8, 2008
3.5/5 65% Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008) " Smith's best film in over a decade. Ferociously sexual, hilarious and quite moving" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 8, 2008
85% Ghost Town (2008) " A gloriously entertaining, deliciously funny and genuinely moving film, Ghost Town deserves to be seen and savored." — Dark Horizons
Posted Sep 8, 2008
27% What Happens in Vegas (2008) " hilarious!" — Moviehole
Posted Jun 1, 2008
14% Made of Honor (2008) " ..Deliciously romantic, a wonderfully funny date movie that is both irresistible and charming" — Moviehole
Posted Jun 1, 2008
91% Transsiberian (2008) " Stylishly executed and tightly cut together, ''Transsiberian'' is a frenetic, exhilarating thriller" — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
33% Blind Date (2009) " Watching Stanley Tucci's ''Blind Date'' is like watching a master-class of acting in its purest form... a major triumph for both Tucci the actor and director." — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
33% The Guitar (2008) " a seductive, mesmerizing crowd pleaser, that is poignant, hilarious and ferociously erotic" — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
67% The Yellow Handkerchief (2010) " William Hurt has never been better in a film that defines the independent nature of cinema. Here is a film that deserves to be seen for its dramatic power and truthfulness, rare qualities in today's movies" — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
—— Birds of America (2008) " A remarkable, emotive work, the film's sublime performances, razor sharp script and finely tuned direction males ''Birds of America'' a rich masterwork that is both gently humorous but ultimately a moving and vivid film." — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
56% A Complete History of My Sexual Failures (2010) " unforgettable moments of comedy and ultimate moments of raw humanity. It's a fabulous film" — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
89% Derek (2008) " hauntingly eloquent .. a beautiful, fascinating and provocative study of art, sexuality and a society and industry long forgotten." — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
50% Smart People (2008) " One of those exquisite films that creeps on you unexpectedly and stays with you for hours after. Eloquent, smart and flawless, Smart People is a rich and exuberant entertainment that is as smart as the people it so unflinchingly portrays" — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
17% Downloading Nancy (2008) " Maria Bello confirms that she is one of the most audacious and accomplished actors working today, and is so stunningly raw and brilliant in this film" — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
39% Henry Poole Is Here (2008) " A joyous, positive film that may well be what we need in such uncertain times. Luke Wilson's finest and most intricate performance to date." — Moviehole
Posted Feb 11, 2008
4/5 86% Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007) " This is a dark, uncompromising, compelling, stunningly stylish masterwork, that is both hauntingly seductive and consistently entertaining and original. This is no doubt Burton's best film in a decade and one of the best movies of the year." — Moviehole
Posted Dec 10, 2007
35% Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007) " Extraordinary, rich and masterful entertainment, and the best film of the year" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 11, 2007
70% Amazing Grace (2007) " The first must-see film of the year!" — Moviehole
Posted May 23, 2007
72% Fracture (2007) " A classic thriller in the Hitchcock tradition." — Moviehole
Posted May 23, 2007
58% First Snow (2007) " Gripping and hypnotic! Will keep the viewer transfixed to the very end!" — Moviehole
Posted May 23, 2007
55% Seraphim Falls (2007) " A majestic and glorious work! Featuring two great performances by Neeson and Brosnan." — Moviehole
Posted May 23, 2007
64% Broken English (2007) " Fresh, sexy, funny and wonderfully real at the same time, Broken English shows us how truly extraordinary Parker Posey really is" — Moviehole
Posted Jan 23, 2007
20% The Good Life (2007) " The film's performances are all superb - Klein delivers his finest perfomance to date." — Moviehole
Posted Jan 23, 2007
—— Rocket Science (2004) " A true masterpiece. A mesmerizing, unpredictable, unHollywood masterwork." — Moviehole
Posted Jan 23, 2007
81% Delirious (2007) " A joyously raucous, sexy, deliciously biting fable that explores celebrity, paparazzi and friendship" — Moviehole
Posted Jan 23, 2007
52% Introducing the Dwights (2007) " A boisterous, irreverent and visually striking Australian film, Clubland is a truly special piece of cinema. Worth cheering about." — Moviehole
Posted Jan 23, 2007
89% Waitress (2007) " Waitress is a sublime work, full of infectious humour, a great soundtrack and a spellbinding performance by the exquisite Ms Russell." — Moviehole
Posted Jan 23, 2007
28% Saw III (2006) " The Best 'Saw' So Far!" — Moviehole
Posted Jan 4, 2007
44% Night at the Museum (2006) " Stunning. Exhilarating. [Shawn] Levy pulls it off." — Moviehole
Posted Dec 22, 2006
28% Copying Beethoven, (Klang der Stille) (2006) " Magnificent. Ed Harris plays the tortured artist with emotional range and even sly humor, and his performance is Oscar worthy" — Moviehole
Posted Dec 22, 2006
72% Stranger Than Fiction (2006) " A masterpiece. Witty and Original." — Moviehole
Posted Dec 22, 2006
13% Haven (2006) " A stylish, sexy thriller! An unexpected surprise!" — Moviehole
Posted Dec 22, 2006
87% The Last King of Scotland (2006) " 'Last King of Scotland' is a compelling, masterful work, gripping and meticulously crafted by Macdonald." — Moviehole
Posted Sep 9, 2006
73% Infamous (2006) " A truly magnificent work, stylish, visually arresting and compelling. Every frame is a delicate work of art, and the final result is a film far superior to last year's 'Capote'!" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 9, 2006
95% Wordplay (2006) " A surefire winner! Funny, exciting and moving!" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 9, 2006
36% Accepted (2006) " A wonderfully wise, deliciously subversive and smart comedy.....raucously funny, yet full of heart and soul." — Moviehole
Posted Sep 9, 2006
32% Click (2006) " One of the best and most extraordinary films of the year!" — Moviehole
Posted Sep 9, 2006
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