Pauline Adamek

Pauline Adamek
Pauline Adamek's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): TNT's Rough Cut FILMINK (Australia)

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
16/20 89% Rocketman (2019) ...contains an emotional truth that will likely resonate with you for a long, long time. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2019
15/20 100% 2040 (2019) ...through a self-deprecating and endearingly 'dad joke' sense of humour, this inherently-political work is kept within the realms of the personal. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 2, 2019
14/20 74% On the Basis of Sex (2019) Despite the low stakes, On the Basis of Sex has an uplifting and empowering tone that makes for an entertaining experience. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2019
91% Hearts Beat Loud (2018) ...just might worm its way into your heart. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2018
97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) ...dazzles with its intense drama and gorgeous, grand scale cinematography... - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 29, 2018
87% Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami (2018) ".... a beautiful and intimate documentary experience." - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2018
90% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) ...illuminates the multifarious despicable ways that humans treat each other... - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2017
71% To the Bone (2017) While To The Bone's dramatic strength lies in its first-hand immediacy, the meandering tale fails to engage. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2017
98% I Am Not Your Negro (2017) an astonishingly powerful and profoundly affecting documentary - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2017
71% Film Hawk (2016) A portrait of an independent movie 'guru' who somehow has managed to keep his 'finger on the pulse of independent cinema.' - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2017
14/20 51% Saban's Power Rangers (2017) For its target audience, Power Rangers delivers in spades, and as a stand-alone film for the newcomer, it actually manages to engage for the most part. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 25, 2017
18/20 84% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) This is a gorgeous and immersive film. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2016
19/20 84% Julieta (2016) ...bold and elegant... - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2016
12/20 68% The Carer (2015) ...feels as if it belongs on the small screen. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2016
10/20 25% Ben-Hur (2016) A complete snore-fest... - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2016
76% People Places Things (2015) People Places Things is a mildly amusing observational comedy about relationships that has its droll moments. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2015
86% The Wolfpack (2015) The Wolfpack is the kind of documentary that creeps into your heart and shatters it. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2015
20% Aloha (2015) There's not a laugh to be had. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2015
85% Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang (2005) This noir spoof is hammy pulp fiction to be sure, but the oddball characters and truly hilarious banter pull it right out of the B-grade bin and onto the cult shelf. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2014
96% Ratatouille (2007) The breathtaking reveal of Paris, the legendary city of lights, is only one of the many delights of this exquisitely designed movie. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2014
96% Gravity (2013) Everything about Gravity appears expertly crafted by Cuaron, and superbly realised by his star. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2013
55% Morning Glory (2010) Amongst the big name cast, it's Rachel McAdams that shines in this rom-com with substance. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 4, 2011
22% Resident Evil: Afterlife (2010) Upping the action at every turn, this contains fantastic battle sequences and a kickass heroine wisely made relatable to audiences. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2010
78% The Other Guys (2010) With plenty of inventive and nutty bits of dialogue, action and character moments, The Other Guys is a genuinely hysterical, laugh-a-minute comedy. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2010
91% Coraline (2009) Coraline is a genuinely creepy film that employs 3-D trickery to its best affect. A deliciously entertaining mythological adventure. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 29, 2009
51% Observe and Report (2009) Observe And Report is all pain and no gain. Avoid at all costs. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2009
59% The Secret Life of Bees (2008) Once again, Dakota Fanning demonstrates that, even as a teenager, she already has the acting skills and range equal to -- if not better than -- her A-list contemporaries. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2009
55% Step Brothers (2008) Thanks to their ability to convincingly portray adults who have never emotionally advanced beyond their pre-adolescent years, Ferrell and Reilly perfectly inhabit these obnoxious yet hilarious characters. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2008
95% WALL-E (2008) What transpires is a delightful and almost heartbreakingly tender love story between these two expressive and adorable characters. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2008
84% In Bruges (2008) Despite its graphic violence, In Bruges remains a hilarious comedy with poignant moments, while never tipping over into maudlin territory. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2008
94% The Dark Knight (2008) Christian Bale is magnificent as the tortured hero, but the movie belongs to its freaky villain. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2008
40% Speed Racer (2008) An overlong and downright boring story, with its plodding family scenes interspersed between the action sequences, makes Speed Racer a bit of a flooded engine. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2008
66% The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008) Prince Caspian is marvellous entertainment. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2008
51% Leatherheads (2008) As period rom-coms go, Leatherheads is mild entertainment. - FILMINK (Australia) EDIT
Read More | Posted May 29, 2008
39% Black and White (2002) A flagrant waste of an all-star cast. - TNT's Rough Cut EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
51% Titan A.E. (2000) Highly reminiscent of certain Star Wars sequences, but it redeems itself with a bold and grungy action-adventure flavor. - TNT's Rough Cut EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
68% U-571 (2000) A gripping piece of historical fiction. - TNT's Rough Cut EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000