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Rebecca Barry Hill

Rebecca Barry Hill
Rebecca Barry Hill's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): New Zealand Herald, Flicks.co.nz

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 83% Dior and I (2015) Whether or not you care about fashion, it's an absolute must-see.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Mar 26, 2015
3/5 41% This Is Where I Leave You (2014) There are a few laugh-out-loud moments... enough to recommend it for its feelgood factor.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2014
3/5 64% Million Dollar Arm (2014) As far as sports movies go, like Hamm, it's immensely likeable.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2014
3/5 20% Transcendence (2014) A relatively entertaining way to upload your consciousness for 119 minutes.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2014
4/5 85% Spinning Plates (2013) Spinning Plates has three moving personal stories, and that's what makes it memorable.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2014
4/5 No Score Yet Dallas (2010) Worth seeing for the impressive performances alone.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2014
4/5 78% Saving Mr. Banks (2013) It's a welcome surprise to find that Saving Mr. Banks is smart enough not to overdose on the sweet stuff.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2014
5/5 91% The Great Beauty (2013) A spectacular film, as messy, strange and funny as a dream, with hedonistic party scenes to rival The Great Gatsby.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2014
3/5 65% August: Osage County (2013) [Meryl Streep's] performance teeters between the brilliant and the OTT.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2014
3/5 63% One Chance (2014) One Chance has, for the most part, more wit than sentimentality. Formulaic but moving.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2013
3/5 30% Austenland (2013) Austenland is bound to become the guilty pleasure of the spring.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2013
4/5 44% Mr. Pip (2014) Hugh Laurie as the children's teacher Mr Watts is both hauntingly sad and inspiring, and the captivating Xzannjah as Matilda is a natural.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2013
3/5 No Score Yet Romeo and Juliet: A Love Song (2013) Purists might complain that the light-hearted treatment trashes the text but for the most part it's fun and proves that Shakespeare's story really is timeless.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2013
3/5 43% Red 2 (2013) Silly but unapologetic entertainment.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2013
4/5 85% Much Ado About Nothing (2013) Has a wit and style you won't find in his kick-ass work for Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly or The Avengers.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2013
4/5 85% The Way Way Back (2013) A pretty safe bet for a fun time no matter your age - a bit like a day at a water park, really.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2013
3/5 17% Twice Born (2013) Twice Born regains itself as a compelling and gripping story, several poignant surprises leading to a stunning resolution.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2013
2/5 65% Unfinished Song (2013) This is one film that's equal parts moving and grating.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted May 9, 2013
4/5 93% First Position (2012) The joy of watching lies in the purity of the dancer's passion.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2013
3/5 80% Quartet (2013) This breezy, whimsical dramedy is a well-executed exploration of a simple idea - that even stars aren't immune to deteriorating memories, failing co-ordination and irritability.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2012
3/5 68% Wuthering Heights (2012) Your enjoyment of the film will depend on your appreciation of the troubling and brutal nature of the source material.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2012
4/5 63% I, Anna (2012) You could say it's a film that would play just as comfortably on television. But the clever writing, understated performances and slick editing more than make up for it.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2012
4/5 88% Crossfire Hurricane (2012) Hammers home [the Stones'] amazing, timeless appeal.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2012
4/5 94% Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel (2012) What makes this such a joy to watch is not just the timeline of fashion highlights, but Vreeland's unique perspective on life.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2012
3/5 48% The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 (2012) Bigger, better and bloodier than its predecessors...‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2012
3/5 43% On the Road (2012) Salles has done the book justice by creating a film about what it means to be young and hungry for life.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2012
3/5 93% I Wish (2012) I Wish is epic in duration, yet humble. So your affection for the film will rely on your patience...‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2012
2/5 43% Late Bloomers (2012) Late Bloomers has its moments but mostly feels like an uncomfortable romp into old age.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2012
4/5 80% The Deep Blue Sea (2012) ...will sort the lovers from the cynics in a heartbeat.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2012
3/5 63% Trishna (2012) The result is a film that is intoxicating, emotional and exhausting.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted May 24, 2012
3/5 68% Salmon Fishing in the Yemen (2012) ...thanks to Simon Beaufoy's fantastically witty script, Salmon Fishing is a fun and often unpredictable ride.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted May 17, 2012
4/5 96% The Kid with a Bike (2012) A moving, sweet and at times harrowing tale...‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted May 10, 2012
2/5 68% Les femmes du 6e étage (The Women on the 6th Floor) (2011) What is an occasionally charming upstairs/downstairs comedy is overshadowed by one unintentionally creepy relationship.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2012
4/5 78% The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2012) Will leave you grinning for days.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2012
3/5 85% Romantics Anonymous (2011) The script is witty, the chemistry just right, and the overall effect so sweet it's a little like eating too much chocolate.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2012
3/5 25% This Means War (2012) A sexy crowd-pleaser for both genders.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2012
3/5 No Score Yet Eating Out: The Open Weekend (2012) Weekend is a film that feels like real life - sometimes dull, sometimes funny, and bittersweet.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2012
4/5 72% Like Crazy (2011) Managing to keep melodrama at a distance, it's nonetheless impossible not to get swept up in the relationship.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2012
4/5 89% The Descendants (2011) It's rare for a director to strike the right chord with every film but Alexander Payne has managed it.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2012
4/5 81% Dolphin Tale (2011) It's an earnest, sweet film that relies on the extraordinary true story of Winter, the rescued dolphin, and little on manipulative Hollywood tricks.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jan 5, 2012
2/5 82% Red Dog (2011) A film with as much substance as a very long beer ad.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2011
4/5 84% Beginners (2011) Like his irreverent film Thumbsucker, Mills tackles dark territory but never strays too far into melancholy.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2011
3/5 69% Footloose (2011) Ren now dances with his iPod, the black kids krump in the carpark and the grown-ups worry about the recession. And that's about where the updating ends.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2011
4/5 75% The Help (2011) It's a feel-good, revenge-seeking satire, the kind that makes you want to shout 'go girl!' from the cinema aisle.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2011
3/5 78% Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011) ...combines the adolescent humiliation of American Pie and the middle-aged angst of The 40 Year-Old Virgin.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2011
5/5 99% Bill Cunningham New York (2011) A heart-warming insight into one man's extraordinary life, a window to the fabulous veneer of the Big Apple and a must-see for anyone interested in the creative process.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2011
4/5 69% Heartbreaker (L'Arnacoeur) (2010) This is fun, frothy screwball stuff that won't demand much more cerebral participation than reading the subtitles. But, like Duris, it should charm your pants off.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted May 16, 2011
3/5 60% Water for Elephants (2011) It's a fast-paced adventure tale like they used to make 'em, a slice of old-fashioned Hollywood that traverses tragedy, romance and exotic travel.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted May 16, 2011
3/5 49% Love and Other Drugs (2010) It isn't bashful at all, incorporating plenty of sex and humour; you'll feel like you're sleeping with them too.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2011
3/5 53% The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2010) Semi-satisfying, if you can keep up.‐ Flicks.co.nz
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2011