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Rebecca Murray

Rebecca Murray
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A 92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) The world's gone bonkers and we can all use a two-hour break, and Thor: Ragnarok is the perfect distraction. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2017
B 66% Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) It's a heart-wrenching, well told story that leaves you wanting to a hug a stuffed bear.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Oct 25, 2017
B 88% 1922 (2017) 1922 is a slow burn, a psychological horror tale that weaves a simple yet captivating story.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
B- No Score Yet The Sandman (2017) Strong performances, a creepy creature, and an interesting premise make The Sandman worth checking out.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2017
C+ 51% Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) Kingsman: The Golden Circle just can't recapture that wow factor that made 2014's Kingsman: The Secret Service worthy of a sequel.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
B+ 85% It (2017) [Bill Skarsgard's] Pennywise the Dancing Clown will haunt your nightmares.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
A 88% Wind River (2017) With 2017's Wind River, [Taylor]Sheridan demonstrates he's just as adept at directing as he is at weaving a complex tale on a page.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2017
C 16% The Dark Tower (2017) Neither Idris Elba nor Matthew McConaughey can save this flat adaptation from being utterly forgettable.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2017
A 93% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) If 20th Century Fox does in fact step away from the franchise with this 2017 entry, then they're sending this captivating series off on a high note by saving the best of the lot for last.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2017
A 86% Okja (2017) If you don't want to hug [An Seo Hyun], adopt her, or make her your best friend by the end of Okja, you're a heartless human being.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2017
B+ 85% Band Aid (2017) Lister-Jones wrote believable, flawed characters and then gathered a talented ensemble to create this alternately hilarious and heartbreaking relationship tale.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2017
A- 92% Wonder Woman (2017) Hopeful, empowering, and enormously entertaining, Warner Bros. Pictures' Wonder Woman is the feature film this iconic female superhero deserves. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2017
C+ 29% Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) The franchise has grown long in the tooth and the film's final scene would be a satisfying end to the series, if Disney's willing to let their cash cow go before it outstays its welcome.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted May 26, 2017
C- 67% The Fate of the Furious (2017) The franchise has simply run out of gas (and original ideas) and The Fate of the Furious is one of the weakest offerings of the series.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2017
A 71% Beauty and the Beast (2017) This live-action musical is astonishingly beautiful and, best of all, provides two solid hours of sheer escapist entertainment.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2017
C- 76% Kong: Skull Island (2017) Kong: Skull Island is basically a prolonged glare-off between the gigantic ape and Samuel L. Jackson as Lieutenant Colonel Packard. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2017
A- 99% Get Out (2017) Peele's script is smart, original, and timely, addressing the current reality of racism in America in a clever manner and skewering horror movie tropes along the way. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Feb 24, 2017
C- 35% The Great Wall (2017) There's nothing all that interesting about the human actors or their CGI enemies.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2017
D 10% Fifty Shades Darker (2017) Feedback from the first film was obviously ignored; know your audience and serve them or lose their interest in the film series.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2017
B 74% Split (2017) Split has a few decent jump scares but it's [James] McAvoy's performance more than any single scene that makes this horror film such a wild ride.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2017
B+ 73% Sing (2016) It's fine family fun, complete with a catchy soundtrack and lovable animal characters.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
B- 30% Passengers (2016) Exit the theater with about 10 minutes left to go and you'll have a much more enjoyable time than if you stayed until the very end. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
D 17% Assassin's Creed (2016) The ending leaves open the possibility for more adventures with the Assassins, but Assassin's Creed should be a one-and-done video game adaptation.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
B+ 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) This standalone prequel/sequel takes a few beats to get going but once it does, Star Wars fans are taken on an intense, thrilling ride.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2016
A 95% Manchester by the Sea (2016) Despite the film's somber tone, there's a truth and honesty in Lonergan's surprisingly complex story that will weave its way into your heart.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2016
B+ 89% Doctor Strange (2016) The crazy, tilted world glimpsed in the trailers is one of the most fascinating and immersive comic book-inspired film environments ever created in a live-action movie. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2016
C- 22% Inferno (2016) For a story that's about a race to save half of the world's population, there's a lack of urgency on screen.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2016
B- 44% The Girl on the Train (2016) The Girl on the Train is an absorbing, page-turning (or page-swiping) whodunit, but it doesn't have quite the same impact as a feature film.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2016
B 84% Deepwater Horizon (2016) The action scenes are intense and stunningly realistic, and the story remains relevant six years after the events portrayed onscreen.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2016
B+ 87% Don't Breathe (2016) (Fede) Alvarez uses lengthy stretches of silence to heighten the tension and draw the audience into the hunt.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2016
C 25% Ben-Hur (2016) 2016's Ben-Hur is neither as epic or spectacular as the 1959 film, although the chariot race is nearly worth the price of a ticket. But, the keyword here is 'nearly'.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2016
D+ 26% Suicide Squad (2016) Justice League is going to have a tough row to hoe to win over audiences following Batman v Superman and now Suicide Squad.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2016
B 74% Ghostbusters (2016) Put aside your preconceived ideas about the new Ghostbusters and just give into the silly - and slimy - fun.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2016
B+ 75% The Secret Life of Pets (2016) Anyone who's ever shared their life with an animal should be left feeling all warm and fuzzy and with the urge to go home and hug their furry family member.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2016
B 36% The Legend of Tarzan (2016) Tarzan may do the physically impossible, but it's his connection to Jane, his animal family, and his friends in the Congo that drives the story.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2016
B 75% Buddymoon (2016) The film's truly a two-man show and both [David] Giuntoli and [Flula] Borg play their parts perfectly.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2016
B 78% The Shallows (2016) Working in The Shallows' favor is a gutsy performance by Blake Lively. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2016
C 28% Warcraft (2016) The Warcraft video games apparently have a complex story, but the feature film keeps it all at a surface level .‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2016
B 57% Me Before You (2016) [Emilia] Clarke and [Sam] Claflin elevate the material which, although adapted by Moyes, barely scratches the surface of the book. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2016
C- 30% Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016) There's not enough of the familiar, beloved Alice in Wonderland characters nor is there much humor or fun.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted May 27, 2016
A 91% Captain America: Civil War (2016) It's wildly entertaining, emotionally moving at times, humorous, intense, and just plain fun.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted May 5, 2016
B+ 77% Keanu (2016) Key and Peele have an incredible knack at knowing just how far to push a joke and how long they can continue to poke and prod one target before they need to move on.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2016
C 17% The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) Stick an arrow/axe/your weapon of choice in it, this franchise is done.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2016
B- 68% Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016) [Tina] Fey delivers a performance that's complex and restrained, and it's easily her best work in a feature film to date. ‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2016
F 15% Gods Of Egypt (2016) Some films are so bad they're good. Gods of Egypt isn't one of those.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2016
B 47% How To Be Single (2016) Rebel Wilson comes to the rescue whenever the pace gets sluggish or the tone takes a too serious turn.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2016
A 83% Deadpool (2016) Director Tim Miller and star Ryan Reynolds embrace this flawed hero, delivering an irreverent - and graphic - comedy that ranks as one of the best Marvel films to date.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2016
A 91% Grease: Live! (2016) Director Kail, his crew, and the cast gave audiences an incredible new take on Grease that lives up to the original but also stands on its own.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2016
C- 64% The Finest Hours (2016) Pine, Bana, and Affleck have done fine work before but The Finest Hours is not their finest hours.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2016
A 80% The Revenant (2015) DiCaprio's performance is what drives The Revenant and makes this R-rated violent Western not only one of the year's best films but also one of the best Westerns in decades.‐ Showbiz Junkies
Read More | Posted Dec 24, 2015