Rachel Wagner

Rachel Wagner
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
8/10 92% Fighting with My Family (2019) If you have a family or ever dreamed big this is a good movie to check out. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019
6/10 53% Five Feet Apart (2019) Where it falters is in some big dramatic gestures...but overall I still enjoyed it. If it sounds like your thing you'll probably like it! - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019
4/10 30% Wonder Park (2019) I'm not going to say don't see it because it clearly had a lot of effort put into it but I can't really recommend it either. It's a bummer and I'm sad. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019
C 18% Assassin's Creed (2016) I walked away having an ok time. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B 30% Passengers (2016) Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence have terrific chemistry. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C 70% Swiss Army Man (2016) Radcliffe deserves credit for his performance but it's not for me. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
A- 93% The Eagle Huntress (2016) The cinematography is beautiful. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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A+ 99% Things to Come (L'avenir) (2016) Isabelle Huppert is amazing. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C- 55% Jason Bourne (2016) Jason Bourne is a serviceable action movie but not nearly as innovative and exciting as the predecessors. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B 73% Nocturnal Animals (2016) It is very artistic and beautiful but I think other movies this year have explored similar themes and been a bit less heavy-handed - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C- 87% Jackie (2016) The problem is Pablo Larrain chose to portray Jackie as a flat emotionally distant character. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
A- 97% Ethel & Ernest (2016) If you are looking for something to brighten your day and make you feel hopeful than give Ethel & Ernest a watch. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
A 93% Hidden Figures (2017) Of all the movies I've seen in 2016, Hidden Figures, is one of the most rewatchable and it is one I am eager for friends and family to go and see. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
A- 93% Moonrise Kingdom (2012) A charming little movie. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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F 83% Silence (2017) It was manipulative, unfeeling, exploitative junk. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B 87% THX 1138 (1971) THX 1138 isn't a perfect sci-film but it is solidly entertaining and very unique. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
B 28% Rebel in the Rye (2017) Fairly standard but impressive biopic about JD Salinger. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B- 45% The Yellow Birds (2018) Alden Ehrenreich and Ty Sheridan were both great and the cinematography is stunning. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B- 78% The Hero (2017) This is a film where the lead performance is great but the movie he's in is average. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B+ 48% Wilson (2017) Great performances by Laura Dern and Woody Harrelson make it a heart-warming experience. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B+ 100% The Good Postman (2016) It manages to make important points while still remaining light and cheerful. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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D- 89% Lady Macbeth (2017) This movie was glossy garbage. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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D- No Score Yet Surf's Up 2: WaveMania (2017) There is absoloutely nothing for a child's intellect or creativity in all of this nonsense. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C+ 36% The Great Wall (2017) Is this movie cheesy? Of course it is but that's part of the B movie fun of it. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
A 85% Lion (2016) Once again, I can't believe this is Garth Davis' first movie. What a tremendous accomplishment! - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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D+ 26% Table 19 (2017) Certain story elements are super cliched and most of the jokes are 'look how quirky we are' and not funny. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C- 33% Beauty And The Beast (La belle et la bête) (2016) These scenes must be seen to be believed and they may have some of the worst CGI I've seen in a live action film. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C- 75% Kong: Skull Island (2017) Even Kong is underwritten in this film. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C+ 98% 8 1/2 (1963) Maybe it is a film that will grown on me over time? I'm not sure but it didn't do much for me on this watch.... Still, it does look great so I will give it that. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C No Score Yet Tangled Before Ever After (2017) I hope it will be like Elena of Avalor and build as a series becoming entertaining. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C 71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) There is entertainment to be had here and I think as a whole it is a harmless movie but not for me. They could have at least got competent singers - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
B- 49% Saban's Power Rangers (2017) It doesn't overstay its welcome like the Transformers movies and it keeps the fan service from being distracting. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
B No Score Yet Tim Timmerman, Hope Of America (2017) It's a cheerful throwback to the 90s with a very engaging cast. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
B+ 85% From Up On Poppy Hill (2013) It's a sweet, simple movie about likable people growing up and figuring out who they are. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C 88% Shrek (2001) Unfortunately when you take out the humor there isn't that much going for it. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C- 31% Monster Trucks (2017) Most of it is scene after scene of Tripp and Creech being chased by bad guys and causing all kinds of destruction along the way. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B+ 84% Disneynature: Born In China (2017) The cinematography and footage they are able to get is remarkable. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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A+ 79% The Prince of Egypt (1998) The animation is stunning. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B 80% Colossal (2017) I'd be interested to see more from director Nacho Vigalondo. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C 86% The Lost City of Z (2017) An ambitious miss. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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D- 15% The Circle (2017) Poor characters, writing and tone. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C 94% The Edge of Seventeen (2016) The problem is I have no desire to spend 2 hours with a surly miserable 17 year old. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B- 75% Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) I still enjoy Age of Ultron but not as much as I did when I first saw it. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C- 75% Over the Hedge (2006) I would say watch the first 20 minutes and then find something else to do with your day! - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
C- 68% The Fate of the Furious (2017) This film was a significant step down from the previous 3 films. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2019
C 83% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) A mixed bag leaning towards the negative. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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A+ 94% Duck Soup (1933) One of the great comedies without question. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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B+ 45% Everything, Everything (2017) Director Stella Meghie did a great job staging the interactions in an authentic way and the screenplay avoids too much melodrama. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
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C+ 93% Antz (1998) In a world of cookie-cutter movies at least it tries a bunch of weird stuff. - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2019
B- 100% Alive and Kicking (2017) It is fast and exciting and I could watch it all day! - 54disneyreviews.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2019