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Peter Henne

Peter Henne

Agrees with the Tomatometer 69% of the time.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
90% The Last Days (1999) "Conscientiously brings to life a grotesque chapter of history that had no aim but slaughter. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
74% Eyes Wide Shut (1999) "The elegance and spontaneity dazzle and enliven, and the flattening out of space and emotion guarantee the film as a provocation to the Hollywood game and a statement of its maker's independence. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
75% Besieged (1999) "The frenetic editing and shaky framing, a combination so familiar from MTV, become in Bertolucci's hands something greater than sham documentary. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
44% Ten Benny (2006) "Bross and co-writer Tom Cudworth can be commended for managing to give everyone a hard-knock yet morally satisfying ending. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
62% The Impostors (1999) "Tucci firms up an intelligent entertainment, giving us the lowdown on some highbrows who really aren't the sophisticates they appear. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
83% Waking Ned Devine (1998) "Jones has told a contemporary folk tale capably and amusingly. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
60% Hurlyburly (1998) "Instead of unproductively pilloring the movie industry, Drazan and Rabe locate Hollywood as the site through which society can treat its conflicts and ideals " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
71% Existenz (1999) "The biggest flaw is the film's patent lack of a life pulse " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
No Score Yet Woyzeck (1994) "Just as impressive as the look of the film are the performances. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
25% Shattered Image (1999) "A movie a little at odds with itself--finely executed, but too cutely clever for its own tough, gutsy material. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
78% My Son the Fanatic (1999) "My Son the Fanatic, though sometimes funny, shows Kureishi deferring his human-bashing, and presenting an unsuspected warmth and lyricism. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
62% Arlington Road (1999) "The film has a glossy, enjoyable surface. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
96% Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl (1999) "Easily makes a beautiful landscape film, but it also poses a challenge to viewers. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
73% La sindrome di Stendhal (The Stendhal Syndrome) (1996) "Syndrome's bloody, flipped-out rapes may offend the politically correct, but its underlying concept is gripping. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
60% Among Giants (1999) "The director transcends the pitfalls of sentimentality that beleaguer so many earnest blue-collar movies these days. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
37% Desert Blue (1999) "Freeman seems to have spent much time lining up the plotlines, but somewhere along the way forgot to impart grit and substance to his characters. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
78% Twin Falls Idaho (1999) "The Polishes aim to find what a union between two people really means and demands, and their film is surprisingly gentle, heartfelt and sweet. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
85% Crna macka, beli macor (Black Cat, White Cat) (1999) "The feel of Cat is not only humorous and biting, but close to exquisite. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
84% The War Zone (1999) "However emotionally appalling and severe, the directorial debut of Tim Roth counters its despair with quiet beauty and takes brave insights into a dysfunctional family. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
25% Simpatico (1999) "Shepard's material has worked its way into categorically better films, and the talents of the creative, ex-Police musician Stewart Copeland go largely untapped. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
81% The Emperor and the Assassin (Jing Ke ci Qin Wang) (1998) "Chen's is a blazing, exceptional entertainment. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
89% Rosetta (1999) "The directors jump into an impoverished, fast-moving life, and never attempt to put on the brakes for the sake of providing audience comfort. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
26% Julien Donkey-Boy (1999) "The director must have wanted to impart an unfettered spontaneity to the audience. It doesn't quite happen, because of Korine's constraints as a filmmaker. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
92% Princess Mononoke (1999) "There isn't one conservationist idea in the tamely correct Mononoke that the adult audience didn't know already. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
25% Plunkett & Macleane (1999) "The anachronisms...force us to separate historical accuracy from the shadow it casts of a living spectacle, and Scott manages this task entirely with drollness instead of didacticism. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
24% Wirey Spindell (1999) "What is appallingly lacking in the film is recognizing the possibility that this person's life might be one big bundle of irresponsibility. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
67% Viagem ao Princ√≠pio do Mundo (Journey to the Beginning of the World)(Voyage to the Beginning) (1997) "An unrushed journey, a loose summing up but not a dreary final testament, through a director's history, conducted by the filmmaker himself. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
68% Love Is the Devil (1998) "Looking through a color art book on Bacon actually would make an appropriate substitute to watching the film. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
41% Agnes Browne (1999) "Huston's skill at evoking public conduct naturally and easily--she lived part of her childhood in Dublin--makes Agnes Browne succeed. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
80% Beautiful People (2000) "In conception, it's closer to Bruce Beresford's Six Degrees of Separation: Both films call attention to the close relatedness, regardless of geography and class, of humans. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
67% Joe Gould's Secret (2000) "After the conceptually madcap and sophisticated The Impostors, one expects better. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
76% The Virgin Suicides (2000) "At the film's best, Coppola shows a deftness at editing, weaving together soft superimpositions of faces and readings of Cecilia's diary to give a feeling of innocent yearning. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
74% Sunshine (2000) "Szabo furthermore keeps a brisk, smart pace that prevents 170 minutes from ever feeling like a burden. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
60% Go Now (1998) "Although Winterbottom intended this tale of serious illness to escape the grip of melodrama, that's exactly where it ends up. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
90% Girl on the Bridge (La Fille sur le Pont) (1999) "A flamboyant, theatrical, speculative and goofy film about a reckless, chaste, tragic love affair, one that's only-but also gloriously-fit for the movies. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
52% The Opportunists (2000) "The whole film is distributed with bursts of short dialogue that, coupled to the actors' gestures, reveal the people in minimum time. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
86% Une liaison pornographique (An Affair of Love) (A Pornographic Affair) (1999) "In a movie that bets the farm on delicate balancing, An Affair of Love comes close but doesn't quite strike the needed equilibriums. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
62% Still Breathing (1998) "A story that places no constraints on happy coincidences, as this one, always teeters on the brink of corniness. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
78% Requiem for a Dream (2000) "By delving deeply into these people's strivings and predicaments, Aronofsky unearths what makes need fueled by fantasy tick. You may get a shock by what you find inside there. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
88% Two Family House (2000) "For once, an American urban movie skips the flag-waving etiquette of ethnic reconciliation. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
57% Dr. T and the Women (2000) "Maybe shy of an Altman masterpiece, Dr. T easily makes up for his last several outings. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
68% A Room for Romeo Brass (2000) "A plain Jane piece of cinema, Romeo nonetheless delivers some tangible grit, and fair play for the audience. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
97% Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2001) "A finely wrought flight of fancy. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
81% Shadow of the Vampire (2000) "Frivolous portrait of director F.W. Murnau and the making of his vampire classic, Nosferatu. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
84% The Terrorist (1999) "A feast for the eyes, and a jagged, dreamy puzzle for the mind. " ‐ Film Journal International
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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