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, FORBIDDEN PLANET, THE SATAN BUG, SONG OF THE SOUTH and SHANE
Publications: Cinemaclips.com
Location: Tempe, AZ
Official Websites: http://cinemaclips.com

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 50% The Hummingbird Project (2019) 'The Hummingbird Project' flies thanks to its stars. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2019
3/5 79% Captain Marvel (2019) 'Captain Marvel' earns its stripes in the MCU. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2019
3/5 60% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) For pure thrills, 'Alita: Battle Angel' is a devilishly good time. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
3/5 70% Cold Pursuit (2019) 'Cold Pursuit' is a diverting chiller. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
3/5 90% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) 'The Kid Who Would Be King' takes the crown as magical family entertainment. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2019
2/5 37% Glass (2019) Overlong, and with no satisfying payoff, 'Glass' is broken. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
4/5 93% Stan & Ollie (2019) Remarkable performances dominate this loving tribute to Laurel & Hardy. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
4/5 78% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) New songs, endearing characters and fabulous hand-drawn animation make this cheery delight a worthy follow-up to the captivating original. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2018
4/5 88% Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) As cartoon sequels go, this ingenious romp is a game changer. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
3/5 34% The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) 'The Nutcracker and the Four Realms' is a sweet spectacle. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
3/5 61% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Buoyed by the infectious Queen soundtrack and Rami Malek's killer performance, 'Bohemian Rhapsody' will rock you. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
4/5 87% First Man (2018) Ryan Gosling and director Damien Chazelle strike movie gold again as they depart La La Land for outer space. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
3/5 67% The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018) A witchy brew of laughs and chills energizes this family Halloween treat. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2018
3/5 85% A Simple Favor (2018) Pitch perfect performances from Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively raise the bar on this simply entertaining mystery. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
4/5 80% Alpha (2018) 'Alpha' is a fetching adventure. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2018
3/5 46% The Meg (2018) Lively action, thrills and a few laughs (some unintentional) keep this summer popcorn cruncher afloat. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2018
3/5 72% Christopher Robin (2018) Whimsical characters and an uplifting story put some bounce into this nostalgic family film. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
4/5 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' cruises at high velocity. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2018
3/5 81% Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) Not just another song and dance, 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' shouldn't be this series' Waterloo. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2018
2/5 47% Skyscraper (2018) Brainless action dominates this derivative thriller. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2018
4/5 88% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) Retaining all of the humor and charm of 2015's 'Ant-Man', this marvelously delightful and energetic sequel never takes itself too seriously. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2018
4/5 94% Incredibles 2 (2018) 'Incredibles 2' is a sequel that's just as extraordinary as the original. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
3/5 69% Ocean's 8 (2018) An engaging cast steals the spotlight in this pleasing and lightweight crime caper. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2018
4/5 70% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) The early life of Han Solo unfolds in this action-filled galactic western. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2018
4/5 83% Deadpool 2 (2018) The irreverent R-rated humor that made 2016's 'Deadpool' such a refreshing spin on the genre returns in this juiced-up deadpan sequel. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2018
4/5 85% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) 'Epic' doesn't even begin to describe this mind-exploding spectacle. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2018
3/5 51% Rampage (2018) While there's not much to go ape over, 'Rampage' still feels like a rock-solid monster hit. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2018
4/5 72% Ready Player One (2018) The mesmerizing 'Ready Player One' is a game-changing treasure. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2018
3/5 44% Pacific Rim Uprising (2018) 'Pacific Rim Uprising' is a heavy metal rush. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2018
3/5 51% Tomb Raider (2018) As an action-filled matinee flick, 'Tomb Raider' is dead on target. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
2/5 42% A Wrinkle in Time (2018) More darkness than light, 'A Wrinkle in Time' has much to iron out. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2018
3/5 47% Red Sparrow (2018) Relevant in today's climate, an intelligent spy drama takes wing in 'Red Sparrow'. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2018
4/5 84% Game Night (2018) Dark humor and an appealing cast keep this engaging game in motion. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 22, 2018
4/5 81% Early Man (2018) Director Nick Park and those creative folks at Aardman Animations have carved out another toothy, gag-filled claymation treat. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2018
4/5 97% Black Panther (2018) The wildly enjoyable 'Black Panther' claws its way to the top of the Marvel Universe. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2018
3/5 64% Peter Rabbit (2018) The kid-friendly 'Peter Rabbit' merrily hops along. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2018
2/5 43% Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018) Impressive action sequences can't save this series' final chapter that has a very familiar plot and is void of heart and soul. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2018
3/5 51% 12 Strong (2018) '12 Strong' finds its strength as a flag-waving, stand-up-and-cheer movie. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2018
4/5 80% Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool (2017) Annette Bening lights up the screen in this stunning portrait of a fading star. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2018
4/5 100% Paddington 2 (2018) Overflowing with heart and humor, this delightful romp is a charmer for the whole family. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2018
5/5 56% The Greatest Showman (2017) This tuneful, joyful and emotional spectacle is filled with razzle-dazzle and wonder. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2017
5/5 91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) The forceful 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' is a cinematic triumph. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2017
2/5 30% Wonder Wheel (2017) Solid performances can't overcome an anemic plot that's void of any sympathetic characters. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
4/5 97% Coco (2017) Mexican lore and culture spring to life in this dazzling and delightful animated spectacle. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2017
4/5 40% Justice League (2017) 'Justice League' is super-charged fun! - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2017
3/5 77% Sweet Virginia (2017) This tense thriller is a gripping character study with bursts of violence. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2017
3/5 59% Murder On The Orient Express (2017) A stellar cast and lush scenery make this latest filming of Agatha Christie's 1934 novel an entertaining, if not riveting, journey. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2017
4/5 92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Some laughs, twists, surprises and good performances freshen up the familiar plot. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2017
3/5 76% Thank You for Your Service (2017) Miles Teller's dominant performance drives this emotional drama. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2017
4/5 87% Only the Brave (2017) 'Only the Brave' is an uplifting, courageous and ultimately heartbreaking salute to these heroes. - Cinemaclips.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2017