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Paul Salfen

Paul Salfen
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/10 36% Scary Movie 3 (2003) This sequel limps, and hopefully this whole franchise is headed where it belongs; a shallow grave.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2003
8/10 68% Once upon a Time in Mexico (2003) Besides Depp's other flick Pirates of the Caribbean, this may be the most enjoyable action film of the summer.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2003
3/10 41% Freddy vs. Jason (2003) Maybe I missed out on the keg party that took place before our screening, but this flick's appeal was lost on me. I was terribly disappointed.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2003
7.5/10 61% Hulk (2003) Visually stunning and darker than expected.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2003
5/10 10% Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003) It's not unbearably bad, but it truly lives up to its namesake: dumb.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2003
8/10 73% The Italian Job (2003) A fun ride!‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted May 30, 2003
8/10 48% Bruce Almighty (2003) Carrey still has 'it'.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted May 23, 2003
8.5/10 86% X2: X-Men United (2003) X2 has everything fans could want in a sequel!‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted May 2, 2003
7/10 19% House of 1000 Corpses (2003) A worthy tribute to the 70s and 80s slasher and splatter flicks.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2003
5/10 48% Assassination Tango (2003) Not only is it hard to buy the premise, it's hardly interesting to begin with.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2003
3.5/10 19% The Life of David Gale (2003) It's lazy filmmaking for a lazy audience, and it's truly shameful.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2003
3/10 44% Daredevil (2003) Its choppy narrative and flashy MTV-style direction/editing can only be seen as a second rate Batman.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2003
9.5/10 96% Catch Me If You Can (2002) The most enjoyable and fun film this holiday season!‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2002
4/10 75% Gangs of New York (2002) It's a shame, really. I was looking forward to this one.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 24, 2002
8/10 78% 25th Hour (2003) Lee made this one from the heart and it shows.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2002
9.5/10 96% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) ...the end result is just astounding.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2002
5/10 37% Star Trek - Nemesis (2002) I wouldn't recommend this one to anyone who doesn't consider themselves a 'Trekkie'.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2002
92% Standing in the Shadows of Motown (2002) I couldn't recommend this film more.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Dec 10, 2002
58% Die Another Day (2002) This one will please the most loyal (forgiving) Bond fans...‐ Supercala.com
Posted Dec 10, 2002
8.5/10 67% Interview with the Assassin (2002) ...an impressive and challenging piece of work.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2002
6.5/10 50% The Emperor's Club (2002) Serves up something satisfying to the viewer, but isn't terribly original.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2002
9.5/10 91% Adaptation (2002) Truly a cinematic gem.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2002
7/10 69% Treasure Planet (2002) Safe entertainment and a visually impressive piece of work.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2002
9.5/10 87% Far From Heaven (2003) It's one of the best films of the year!‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2002
96% Bowling for Columbine (2002) ...the most stunning film of the year.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Nov 8, 2002
2/10 48% Femme Fatale (2002) Definitely one of the worst films of the year.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2002
9/10 76% Frida (2002) The film does justice to Kahlo's life and work with a style that would've made Frida herself proud.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2002
4/10 68% The Grey Zone (2002) Nelson's intentions are good, but the end result does no justice to the story itself. It's horribly depressing and not very well done.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2002
2/10 14% Ghost Ship (2002) This one is definitely one to skip, even for horror movie fanatics.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2002
8/10 71% The Ring (2002) Officially 2002's creepiest movie.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2002
9/10 74% Heaven (2002) Tykwer brings to life the late Kieslowski's script in this intense and romantic gem of a film.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2002
7/10 20% Knockaround Guys (2002) This one is not nearly as dreadful as expected. In fact, it's quite fun in places.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2002
7/10 22% The Tuxedo (2002) Critics and cynics will probably beat up on this flick, but if you go just wanting to be entertained, that's what you'll get.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2002
18% Trapped (2002) This one is probably best seen as a rental. From the looks of things, it shouldn't take that long to make it to the video store, either.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2002
47% The Banger Sisters (2002) It's a shame they couldn't have put Hawn and Sarandon in a better movie than this.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2002
97% Spirited Away (2002) This fantastically weird cartoon is definitely one of the most intriguing movies of the year.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2002
9% Stealing Harvard (2002) In what promises to be a top contender for worst movie of the year, Stealing Harvard proves that Tom Green should just stay out of the film business.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2002
7.5/10 71% Gangster No. 1 (2000) If you can stomach the rough content, it's worth checking out for the performances alone.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Sep 13, 2002
5/10 14% Swimfan (2002) One of these days Hollywood will come up with an original idea for a teen movie, but until then there's always these rehashes to feed to the younger generations.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Sep 13, 2002
8.5/10 75% Igby Goes Down (2002) Both Steers and Culkin will surely be remembered for what is certain to be called a 'breakthrough' film for each of them.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2002
51% Simone (2002) Unlike most "Hollywood on Hollywood" movies, this one is actually a winner.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Aug 23, 2002
81% One Hour Photo (2002) Frightening realism is always scarier than gore, and Williams is frighteningly realistic.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2002
74% Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002) It's pure fantasy for kids of all ages, plain and simple.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Aug 9, 2002
81% The Good Girl (2002) A very well done character-driven tragic comedy. Aniston shines!‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2002
74% Signs (2002) To dismiss this as another "sci-fi alien flick" would be a shame.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Aug 2, 2002
54% Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) Exactly what you'd expect, but worth it if you've enjoyed the other ones.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Jul 24, 2002
78% Tadpole (2002) If you enjoy more thoughtful comedies with interesting conflicted characters; this one is for you.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2002
12% Halloween: Resurrection (2002) It's exactly what you'd expect.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2002
53% The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course (2002) One of the most unbearable movies in recent history.‐ Supercala.com
Posted Jul 11, 2002
40% Reign of Fire (2002) A fast paced and fun creature feature unlike many in recent decades.‐ Supercala.com
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2002