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Ron Wilkinson

Ron Wilkinson
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
8/10 88% Elle (2016) A violent story and a violent performance even by Isabelle Huppert's standards twists and turns its way to acceptance, if not redemption ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jan 17, 2017
8/10 92% Hidden Figures (2017) If the currently released "Jackie" has an edge in glossy production design, the heart and soul of this film makes it stand a full head taller. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jan 17, 2017
7/10 100% Cameraperson (2016) Seemingly the least exciting parts of the film maker's past work, the movie demands the viewer imagine. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jan 17, 2017
8/10 79% Patriots Day (2017) Perfect pacing, ultra-realistic special effects and great acting make this an action thriller not to be missed. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jan 17, 2017
7/10 34% Live By Night (2017) First rate production values back up the good character acting but there is little new added to the prohibition gangster genre. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jan 17, 2017
7/10 100% The 24 Hour War (2016) Tortuously short of gearhead tech material, this movie brings to life the golden age of racing like no other. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Dec 27, 2016
8/10 100% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) People caught in rapid change pour their hearts out. Is anybody listening? ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Dec 27, 2016
8/10 72% Nocturnal Animals (2016) Although explicit violence and grotesque characters may get too much screen time, this is a solid neo-noir thriller. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Dec 27, 2016
7/10 70% Miss Sloane (2016) Someday Jessica Chastain will shine, but she needs a screenplay. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Dec 27, 2016
7/10 89% Jackie (2016) Viewers who were alive and witnessed it will find it inspiring. Those who were not will find it flat. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Dec 27, 2016
9/10 93% The Innocents (Les innocentes) (2016) Extreme opposites unite under the trauma of war to redefine themselves and their futures. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Nov 14, 2016
9/10 93% Fire at Sea (Fuocoammare) (2016) Sea sounds alternate cries for help and mercy and the timeless songs of a culture changing too fast. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Nov 14, 2016
5/10 43% King Cobra (2016) An inside look at the gay porn industry is, unfortunately, much as one would expect. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Nov 14, 2016
9/10 97% Aquarius (2016) A tender and moving dialogue about values that we can keep and things that we cannot. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Oct 19, 2016
7/10 94% Among the Believers (2016) An unvarnished inside look at a society uprooted by religious warfare and the lives of the children caught in the crossfire. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Oct 11, 2016
4/10 76% The Lovers And The Despot (2016) A film about a mysterious and unsettling affair that remains too mysterious and unsettling after seeing the film. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Oct 4, 2016
3/10 No Score Yet Sole Proprietor (2016) Directed, written, produced and starring one man, this film has boxed itself in to a claustrophobic tedium. ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Sep 7, 2016
8/10 40% The 9th Life of Louis Drax (2016) The deceptively simple beginning gives way to a powerhouse plot and horrendous ending. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Sep 7, 2016
5/10 47% Complete Unknown (2016) In spite of a great cast this film fails to get across any discernable point. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Sep 7, 2016
8/10 40% Morgan (2016) A slick sci-fi thriller with straight up no nonsense technology and nonstop action. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 30, 2016
7/10 87% Don't Breathe (2016) A routine teen horror flick takes on a life of its own. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 30, 2016
8/10 99% Don't Think Twice (2016) An inside story about breaking into show business that rejects simple answers and inspires the audience. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 30, 2016
8/10 66% Anthropoid (2016) A formulaic war movie makes the grade with good acting and great action scenes. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 30, 2016
4/10 93% Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World (2016) Not worried about the Internet? You should be. Herzog is in far over his head on this one. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 30, 2016
7/10 87% Florence Foster Jenkins (2016) Pitch perfect costumes and sets make this a delightful trip to 1944 New York and a sweet, if over imaginative, love story. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 14, 2016
4/10 73% Disorder (Maryland) (2016) In spite of good acting and a great soundtrack the film starts slow and goes nowhere. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 14, 2016
8/10 95% Neither Heaven nor Earth (Ni le ciel ni la terre) (2016) A great psychodrama about a strange war in a strange land and a skirmish with no winners. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 14, 2016
9/10 89% The Childhood of a Leader (2016) Stripped to the bones and felt rather than seen and heard. A fantastic first effort by Brady Corbet. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 14, 2016
7/10 92% Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words (2016) Hungry freaks daddy! It is Frank in the flesh, nothing more, nothing less. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Aug 14, 2016
7/10 96% Nuts! (2016) The hilarious true story of a man who took old fashioned "can-do" to unimaginable lengths. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 18, 2016
7/10 82% Captain Fantastic (2016) Mortenson gets touchy feely and overcomes an uneven screenplay to pull this family drama through. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 18, 2016
7/10 69% The Infiltrator (2016) A slick production owes its survival to the excellent casting and acting of Brian Cranston. Never a dull moment. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 18, 2016
8/10 93% Under The Sun (2016) A documentary that takes on a life of its own as the camera rolls during takes. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 18, 2016
8/10 97% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) Great screen chemistry and shimmering cinematography make this film work. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 18, 2016
7/10 22% The Boss (2016) Sergeant Bilko meets Horatio Alger in this flick of solid goofiness and a rollicking good time. ‐ Monsters and Critics
Posted Jul 12, 2016
7/10 72% Louder Than Bombs (2016) Thoughts on a family crisis makes a slow movie but one with good ideas. But you have to want to change. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 12, 2016
7/10 52% Demolition (2016) Jake Gyllenhaal shines but there is not a lot more to this journey into home grown psychotherapy. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 12, 2016
8/10 100% National Bird (2016) Hearing whistle blowers describe the nightmare of misguided drone attacks is one thing, but when retired General Stanley McChrystal describes it, one listens. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 12, 2016
7/10 91% The Measure of a Man (La loi du marché) (2016) A piece of narrative fiction that borders on agit-prop in its fervent plea for the worker. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 12, 2016
7/10 77% Elvis & Nixon (2016) Michael Shannon accomplishes a powerful performance as Elvis at the peak of his fame and the brink of his demise. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 12, 2016
7/10 61% High-Rise (2016) Metropolis comes to the big city in this pot boiler about a social crucible in melt down. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 12, 2016
5/10 60% Dough (2016) The serious lessons are lost in this fluffy sit-com. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jul 12, 2016
7/10 85% Maggie's Plan (2016) Greta Gerwig co-stars with New York City in this tame location driven rom-com. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016
7/10 99% The Wailing (Goksung) (2016) Running a little too long for a scary movie, this film combines precious insight into small town Korean life combined with well-done bad spirit juju. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016
7/10 90% The Witness (2016) A true mystery story in which even the film makers do not know the ending. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016
8/10 97% Weiner (2016) If you think you have seen all of the most amazing documentaries in the world, you have another think coming. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016
7/10 79% Unlocking the Cage (2016) This journey through the highest courts in New York State makes "Alice Through the Looking Glass" look like a trip to the Walmart. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016
8/10 90% Dheepan (2016) In the wake of one of the bloodiest and most brutal conflicts of the 20th century, this story begs to be told and heeded. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016
6/10 61% The Man Who Knew Infinity (2016) The vibrant story of a mathematical genius set during the golden age of western mathematics is diluted with a slow script and tedious melodrama. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016
7/10 57% Money Monster (2016) A shaky plot is saved by great acting, a good story and superb editing. ‐ It's Just Movies
Posted Jun 19, 2016