Roger Tennis

Roger Tennis
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Been in the entertainment industry since 1966. A movie critic and cinema expert from the Phoenix, AZ area and member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association and co-founder of the Phoenix Film Critics Society. Creator & co-producer of the popular TV series, CLIPS (Cinema Lovers Information Program Series).
Favorites:
THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (1960) and FORBIDDEN PLANET (1956)
Publications: Cinemaclips.com
Location: Tempe, AZ
Official Websites: http://cinemaclips.com

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2/5 34% The Marksman (2021) Sadly, 'The Marksman' misses the bull's-eye. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2021
4/5 87% News of the World (2020) 'News of the World' delivers a winning western. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2020
3.5/5 59% Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) 'WW84' lassos another thrilling adventure. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2020
4/5 96% Soul (2020) The heavenly 'Soul' hits all the right notes. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2020
3/5 77% The Croods: A New Age (2020) Fans of 2013's 'The Croods' won't be disappointed with this fun journey. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 24, 2020
3.5/5 83% Freaky (2020) Chills and laughs collide in this fresh take on body-swapping. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2020
4/5 82% Let Him Go (2020) Striking emotional drama and a powerful cast highlight this intense modern western. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2020
3/5 29% The War with Grandpa (2020) This fluffy entertainment flies by rapidly and is easy on the brain. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2020
3/5 86% On The Rocks (2020) 'On the Rocks' is undiluted Murray at his finest. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2020
3.5/5 89% Kajillionaire (2020) The unconventional and engaging 'Kajillionaire' is right on the money. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2020
4/5 73% Mulan (2020) Like the phoenix, 'Mulan' triumphantly rises and doesn't get lost in translation. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2020
4/5 92% The Personal History of David Copperfield (2020) 'The Personal History of David Copperfield' is a magical twist on a classic tale. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2020
3.5/5 70% The One and Only Ivan (2020) As family fun, 'The One and Only Ivan' takes center ring. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2020
3/5 27% The Secret: Dare to Dream (2020) 'The Secret: Dare to Dream' is positively uplifting. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2020
3/5 79% Greyhound (2020) Tense action and the formidable Tom Hanks steer this compact thriller. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 9, 2020
4/5 92% The Outpost (2020) An inspiring salute to heroism, 'The Outpost' is explosive. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2020
3.5/5 74% The King of Staten Island (2020) SNL's Pete Davidson is a commanding presence in this appealing comedy/drama. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2020
3/5 8% Artemis Fowl (2020) The energetic 'Artemis Fowl' flies by fast. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2020
3.5/5 92% The Vast of Night (2020) Inventive and intriguing, 'The Vast of Night' goes one step beyond. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2020
4/5 70% The High Note (2020) Solid performances and great music give this appealing diversion a big lift. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 28, 2020
3.5/5 88% Selah and the Spades (2020) The edgy 'Selah and The Spades' is a class act. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2020
3/5 71% Trolls World Tour (2020) 'Trolls World Tour' gleefully dances to the beat of different drums. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2020
3/5 100% Disneynature: Dolphin Reef (2020) The latest entry in the Disneynature series is an eye-catching undersea exploration. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2020
3.5/5 98% Blow the Man Down (2020) Way-aye, 'Blow the Man Down' is killer fun. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2020
4/5 88% Onward (2020) This wondrous CG animated feature is packed with heart and humor. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2020
1.5/5 38% Downhill (2020) 'Downhill' depressingly spirals in the title's direction. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2020
3/5 78% Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) 'Birds of Prey' takes wing and will capture its target audience. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2020
2/5 28% The Rhythm Section (2020) A strong performance by Blake Lively and sudden bursts of action can't save this mostly lackluster thriller. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2020
3/5 77% Bad Boys for Life (2020) There's enough fun here to keep these entertaining Bad Boys around for life. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2020
4/5 89% 1917 (2020) One of the year's best films, '1917' is enveloping and explosive. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2020
4/5 51% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Hyperspeed action and stunning effects fuel this satisfying sci-fi adventure. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2019
4/5 77% Richard Jewell (2019) 'Richard Jewell' is an Eastwood gem. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2019
4/5 97% Knives Out (2019) The captivating 'Knives Out' is a cutting-edge whodunit. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2019
3.5/5 77% Frozen II (2019) Unwilling to let it go, Disney has concocted another magical musical 'Frozen' adventure. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2019
3.5/5 41% Midway (2019) Superb battle sequences and a solid ensemble cast bring this harrowing conflict to life. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
3/5 70% Terminator: Dark Fate (2019) The indestructible sci-fi franchise goes back to basics for this action-packed thriller. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
3/5 39% Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019) Fans of the revisionist 'Maleficent' (2014) will be enchanted once again with wondrous sets, costumes, effects and a sensational lead performance. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
4/5 68% Joker (2019) Joaquin Phoenix aces the role of 'Joker'. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2019
4/5 84% Downton Abbey (2019) 'Downton Abbey' is a royal treat for moviegoers. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
3/5 63% It Chapter Two (2019) 'It Chapter Two' supplies King-sized chills. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2019
3.5/5 82% Official Secrets (2019) The revealing 'Official Secrets' is intelligent entertainment. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2019
4/5 95% The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) Impressive performances lend credibility to this fanciful journey. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2019
3/5 39% Angel Has Fallen (2019) The energetic 'Angel Has Fallen' rises to the occasion. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2019
2/5 24% The Kitchen (2019) 'The Kitchen' is lacking in fine cinematic cuisine. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2019
3/5 67% Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) Even without Diesel, 'Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw' never runs out of fuel. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2019
4.5/5 85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 'Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood' is a tale well told. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2019
3/5 52% The Lion King (2019) Astounding visuals rule in this new version of 'The Lion King'. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2019
3.5/5 91% Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Twisty surprises, humorous teen angst and a dose of sci-fi action spin a more lighthearted tale than the last Marvel epic. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2019
4/5 63% Yesterday (2019) All of the elements magically come together. I believe in 'Yesterday'. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2019
4/5 97% Toy Story 4 (2019) Toying with us again, Disney/Pixar applies another fresh coat of paint. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2019