Rob Hunter

Rob Hunter

Agrees with the Tomatometer 73% of the time.

Rob Hunter's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Film School Rejects

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
B+ No Score Yet He Never Died (2015) "It's a darkly comic thriller that also serves as a fantastic introduction to a character I hope we see again soon. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 29, 2015
C+ 79% Ant-Man (2015) "Is it a winner? The answer's yes, but only if you consider not losing to be winning. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 17, 2015
C+ 21% Self/less (2015) "It seems Tarsem's grown out of his artsy phase with his latest effort, and now for the first time ever a Tarsem film can be called drab, dull and mostly lifeless. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 10, 2015
D- 14% The Gallows (2015) "There's an attempt here to make the ghostly villain, Charlie, into a memorable antagonist - kidding, there's no attempt at all. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 9, 2015
B- 58% Funuke Domo, Kanashimi no ai Wo Misero (Funuke Show Some Love, You Losers!) (2007) "Writer/director Yoshida Daihachi fills his brightly-lit scenes with darkness between relatives - some mild, some involving physical abuse - but the occasional laughs and visual flairs prevent the movie from ever becoming a dour affair. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 5, 2015
C- 0% The 11th Hour (2015) "Writer/director Anders Morganthaler has made an odd film that seems as unsure of its point as it does its execution. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 1, 2015
C- 24% Burying the Ex (2015) "First, the bad news. This is Joe Dante's worst film. There is no good news. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 1, 2015
C 30% Into The Grizzly Maze (2015) "Watch it for the enjoyable cast, then throw in Backcountry for some real bear thrills. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 1, 2015
D- No Score Yet Turkey Shoot Reloaded (2015) "There's not even a goddamn werewolf in a top hat. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 1, 2015
C 74% Big Game (2015) "Big Game never aims higher than slight entertainment, and it achieves that goal. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 1, 2015
B- No Score Yet It's Already Tomorrow In Hong Kong (2015) "Their uncertain flirtation and growing affection feel authentic, and their situation is bound to remind viewers of similar circumstances in their own lives. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 1, 2015
C+ 27% Terminator Genisys (2015) "Attention Paramount, you're pre-approved to use "passable summer entertainment" as my pull quote for the Blu-ray cover. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jul 1, 2015
C+ 85% The Tribe (2015) "Even with its numerous issues, the film remains a must-watch for movie lovers and anyone who appreciates filmmakers who take bold steps in uncharted directions to tell stories in unconventional ways. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jun 25, 2015
B+ 95% Spy (2015) "I could watch Melissa McCarthy and Rose Byrne insult each other for days. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jun 3, 2015
C 50% San Andreas (2015) "There are things on-screen worth looking at, so if that sums up your criteria for a theater-going experience then you're in luck. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 29, 2015
C- 19% Aloha (2015) "It is with great sadness that I must report the passing of writer/director Cameron Crowe. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 28, 2015
B- 80% Deathgasm "Deathgasm hits some rough spots, but they're brief and mostly overshadowed by arterial sprays of crimson joy. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B+ No Score Yet The Invitation "Karyn Kusama's overdue return is a serious slowburn walking a carefully constructed line between suspicion and paranoia that mesmerizes through its frenzied conclusion. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B- 100% MusaraƱas (Shrew's Nest) "A convincing period thriller focused on the damage caused by both sins and good intentions of the past. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B+ 100% The Treatment (De Behandeling) "It's a slow-burn that holds the attention through growing suspense and the promise of devastating reveals. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B No Score Yet Body "Helen Rogers has been dancing around the indie scene for years now but has been deserving of an even bigger audience since she injected heart into V/H/S' best segment. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
C+ No Score Yet Sun Choke "Survives on the strength of its performers and visuals but is difficult to recommend based solely on those traits for anyone but fans of ambiguity for ambiguity's sake. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
C- 18% Pound Of Flesh (2015) "The car chase is a combination of bad f/x, a lack of speed and "close calls" & "collisions" that make it the saddest thing I've seen since all of Dear Zachary. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B 74% The Connection (2015) "It creates a world and pulls you in only to remind you at the end that this warm, sunny fantasy is actually the cold, dark world called reality. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
C+ No Score Yet Viy (Forbidden Empire) (2009) "The visuals are enough of a reason to give it a watch, but the film as a whole becomes a mostly forgettable mash of entertaining effects and dull interactions. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B+ 91% Slow West (2015) "Familiar beats - eccentric characters, tensely-crafted gunfights, beautiful landscapes - are executed with attitude, an air of melancholy & an unexpected sense of humor. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
C- 33% Poltergeist (2015) "It's so busy rushing to match or exceed the original's iconic beats that it neglects to create any of its own. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B+ 50% Tomorrowland (2015) "This is not a film about technology being the final answer - this is a movie about humanity's continuing need for more questions. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 25, 2015
B- 91% The Midnight Swim (2015) "Lose the found footage-ish angle and this is a marvelous descent into myth and possible madness. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 22, 2015
B+ 98% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "Mad Max: Fury Road is what so many films strive for and so few achieve - an experience that feels somewhat unique in what it accomplishes. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 13, 2015
B- 69% Kung Fu Killer (2015) "It's an exciting watch, but more than that it's a respectful appreciation of Hong Kong cinema and all those who came before. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 11, 2015
B 20% Skin Trade (2015) "One area where the script unexpectedly shines is an ending which completes the story, respects the reality of loss and sets up a sequel I sincerely hope we get to see. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 11, 2015
B No Score Yet Cooties (2015) "Cooties is a ridiculously good time at the movies for viewers who like their laughs with a side of disembowelment. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted May 4, 2015
B 92% We Are Still Here (2015) "We Are Still Here is familiar in many ways, but a clear love for the genre and a ridiculously bloody third act go a long way towards making it a memorable entry in the haunted house canon. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Apr 10, 2015
B 79% The Sisterhood Of Night (2015) "It avoids the exaggeration of Mean Girls and the visual bombast of The Craft to tell a very real story about the pressures of fitting in, the dangers of standing out and the ultimate need each of us has for companionship. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Apr 9, 2015
B- 77% That Guy Dick Miller (2015) "It's clear that That Guy Dick Miller needs more Dick, but fans of the man will find enough here to justify the time investment. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Mar 30, 2015
83% The Last Days (2014) "This Spanish production tackles a familiar subject -- the post apocalyptic world -- and imbues it not only with a fresh premise but also with real heart and character. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Mar 16, 2015
C+ 70% Girl House (2015) "The film fully embraces its love of blood and gore with some stellar practical effects work that serves to heighten the horror. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Feb 20, 2015
C- 64% The Rewrite (2015) "Hugh Grant ultimately makes the film an endurable experience, but he can't stop it from being a forgettable one. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Feb 20, 2015
B 77% WYRMWOOD: Road Of The Dead (2015) "There's a relentless energy here - in the story, characters and camerawork - and it makes for a wildly enjoyable ride for fans of old-school Jackson, Raimi and the like. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Feb 20, 2015
D+ 14% Hot Tub Time Machine 2 (2015) "It's early, but Hot Tub Time Machine 2 has secured a healthy lead as the worst sequel of 2015. Your move Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Feb 20, 2015
B- 53% Digging Up the Marrow (2015) "Digging Up the Marrow is slight fun to be sure, but it is fun. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Feb 20, 2015
B 85% Kung Fu Elliot (2015) "Those who love fascinating glimpses into human behavior will want to check it out. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Feb 20, 2015
B- 72% The DUFF (2015) "There are no surprises here, but the predictability doesn't mute the fun. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Feb 19, 2015
81% The Overnight (2015) "It continues Patrick Brice's (admittedly short) trend of delivering very funny films with a second, more dramatic layer underneath, but even if the relationship drama fails to move you the laughter created by the dialogue and visuals surely will. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jan 26, 2015
B+ No Score Yet Princess "Princess is a difficult watch with subject matter destined to scare away potential viewers, but it handles this delicate topic with grace, imagination and power. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jan 26, 2015
B- No Score Yet The Summer Of Sangaile "The narrative issues are undeniable, but there's an emotional and visual current at work here that leaves feelings and images floating in your head. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jan 26, 2015
A- 96% Argo (2012) "Argo is crackerjack entertainment deserving of both awards and box office as it offers up two hours of laughs, suspense and history in an extremely enjoyable package. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jan 13, 2015
B- 81% The Fault In Our Stars (2014) "It's a familiar message, but it's one told well with wit and heart. And a whole truckload of metaphors. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jan 6, 2015
C+ 65% A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014) "A Walk Among the Tombstones does a fantastic job introducing its capable and engaging main character, but it bungles the execution of the film's narrative as time is spent with unnecessary subplots and supporting characters that add nothing to the tale. " ‐ Film School Rejects
Posted Jan 6, 2015
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