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Ron Wilkinson

Ron Wilkinson
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
8/10 91% Antarctica: Ice & Sky (La glace et le ciel) (2017) A wonderful combination of explorer survivalist adventure and crucially important science.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2017
4/10 No Score Yet Road to the Well (2016) Debut Writer/director Jon Cvack's mystery thriller "Road to the Well" has too many potholes and missing road signs but it crosses the finish line as a good natured scary movie.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2017
8/10 89% 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
Read More | 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
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2017
7/10 99% Cameraperson (2016) Seemingly the least exciting parts of the film maker's past work, the movie demands the viewer imagine.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2017
8/10 80% 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2016
8/10 98% The Salesman (Forushande) (2017) People caught in rapid change pour their hearts out. Is anybody listening?‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2016
8/10 73% 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
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2016
7/10 70% Miss Sloane (2016) Someday Jessica Chastain will shine, but she needs a screenplay.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2016
5/10 45% King Cobra (2016) An inside look at the gay porn industry is, unfortunately, much as one would expect.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2016
7/10 83% Captain Fantastic (2016) Mortenson gets touchy feely and overcomes an uneven screenplay to pull this family drama through.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2016
5/10 60% Dough (2016) The serious lessons are lost in this fluffy sit-com.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2016
7/10 91% The Witness (2016) A true mystery story in which even the film makers do not know the ending.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | 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
Read More | 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
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2016
8/10 89% 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
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2016