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Peter Aspden

Peter Aspden
Peter Aspden's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Financial Times

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 47% The Ballad of Jack and Rose (2005) So we have the Oscar-winning poet laureate's son wasting his and our time in a flower-power-hangover movie that might have been made 25 years ago, though better, by Hal Ashby.‐ Financial Times
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2018
67% Flesh (1968) Flesh is strikingly redolent of its time: morally vacant, stylish, lightweight, daring, but also dreary. It represents everything people both love and hate about the 1960s.‐ Financial Times
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2018
74% The Hunting of the President (2004) This is brilliantly persuasive film-making, assembling vivid first-hand testimonies and contemporary accounts with a concision that makes light of the story's complexities.‐ Financial Times
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2018
5/5 96% GoodFellas (1990) Goodfellas is remorseless, its message terminally bleak.‐ Financial Times
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2017
3/5 91% Big River Man (2009) There is a general air of contrivance as well as connivance on the part of the filmmakers. Best are the scenes of primitive quetitude that seem to take place outside the perimeters of the film altogether.‐ Financial Times
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2009
3/5 85% 500 Days of Summer (2009) (500) Days of Summer is an above average rom-com that dares to venture towards an appalling conclusion.‐ Financial Times
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2009
4/5 90% District 9 (2009) Director Neill Blomkamp expertly marshals the action, and although the climactic exchanges settle into familiar territory, he provokes genuine moral outrage.‐ Financial Times
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2009