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Ron Wilkinson

Ron Wilkinson
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
7/10 No Score Yet The Blood of Wolves (Korou no chi) (2018) If you think the yakuza is bad, just look at the cops.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2018
9/10 No Score Yet Dynamite Graffiti (Suteki na dainamaito sukyandaru) (2018) The eternal dust up of pornography versus art yields to humility. Love them, it drives them crazy.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2018
7/10 No Score Yet Neomanila (2017) A powerful screenplay although sapped by low energy acting makes a good inner-city noir.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2018
7/10 No Score Yet Liverleaf (Misumisou) (2018) Based on the manga comic book that must have been anything but funny, a bloody tumble of pointless revenge.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2018
8/10 95% Wanda (1971) A powerhouse of stark realism, powerful tension and marvelously manipulated impending doom. ‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2018
9/10 No Score Yet Beautiful Things (2017) When there are no humans left, will there still be beautiful things?‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
8/10 No Score Yet Boys Cry (La terra dell'abbastanza) (2018) A real-life thriller and a pointed political statement that tells the real story of the victims of organized crime.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
8/10 No Score Yet Naples in Veils (Napoli velata) (2017) Everything one wants in an Italian movie, dreams, beautiful people, luscious pictures and, of course, lies, lies, lies.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
8/10 97% Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts (2018) A delightful work of feminist art. The high plains drifter comes around again.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
5/10 86% American Animals (2018) Falling well short of a cautionary tale, the message declines from respecting others to just stop being stupid.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
8/10 100% Charm City (2018) Gritty and ultra-real look at the present day inner city. No flinching in this one.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
7/10 No Score Yet Ghostbox Cowboy (2018) A scam flick that quickly breaks out into fantasy and morphs into a good-natured nightmare.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 12, 2018
8/10 82% Ghost Stories (2018) Excellent writing backed up by first rate psycho-twists and a gritty ensemble cast make this a thoroughly entertaining scary movie.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 12, 2018
8/10 No Score Yet Island of the Hungry Ghosts (2018) With the environment constantly under worldwide attack, this is one place nature is winning.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 12, 2018
9/10 95% Zama (2018) Just when you think it cannot get worse, you meet Zama.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 12, 2018
8/10 93% Journey's End (2018) The trenches are insane, but what awaits is worse.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2018
9/10 90% Big Fish & Begonia (2018) A thinly veiled cautionary tale about the environment, love and the sacrifices attendant to both.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2018
5/10 88% Lowlife (2018) A watered down "Pulp Fiction" clone and, hopefully, a warm up act for better things to come.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2018
8/10 No Score Yet Bloody Milk (Petit paysan) (2017) No milk run, this is a viral thriller worthy of Hitchcock with an updated twist as good as Stephen King.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
8/10 100% Number One (Numéro une) (2017) The dreamy Emmanuelle Devos shows there is a brain behind that makeup in this boardroom back-stabber.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
8/10 95% 12 Days (12 Jours) (2018) Sane or insane, prisoners or protected, this simple set of interviews demands the viewer decide.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
8/10 87% The Workshop (L'atelier) (2018) A slow burn of a classroom drama. Don't stand so close to me‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
8/10 100% Montparnasse Bienvenue (Jeune femme) (2017) An empowering story and at the same time an impossible one.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
8/10 No Score Yet The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Le lion est mort ce soir) (2017) A dreamy movie within a movie, about setting artistic priorities in a material world.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
7/10 96% The Death of Stalin (2018) Comedy as dark as it gets, but a great cast and crew produce the laughs.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2018
7/10 100% The Sower (Le semeur) (2017) The "Me, too" movement takes on an entirely different color when the shoe is on the other foot.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
7/10 57% The Young Karl Marx (Le jeune Karl Marx) (2018) A compelling story of how near we came to losing Marx' message then, and how near we are to losing it now.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
7/10 95% Western (2018) The execution is lumpy and the logic is full of holes, but the message is there.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
8/10 91% Phantom Thread (2018) The monstrous budget of Daniel Day-Lewis' final film went to neither plot nor cast but into a feast of beautiful sight and sound.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
6/10 87% The Post (2018) Too much of a slam dunk for Streep and Hanks, this fabled newspaper story is headed for the B section.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2018
8/10 89% I, Tonya (2018) Banned for life, but she was never boring.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2017
7/10 91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) Same effects, new cast. Some should stay and some should go.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2017
10/10 92% The Shape of Water (2017) Film making at its best. Great story, great cast and a lesson to be learned for those who care.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2017
8/10 85% Darkest Hour (2017) The period piece of the year combines good historical accuracy with a vibrant portrayal of prewar Britain.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2017
8/10 82% Molly's Game (2018) A fast moving story that rings of the truth and radiates full time entertainment.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2017
9/10 92% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Possibly Francis McDormand's best performance leads the way for a spectacular cast and crew to tell a stirring story of grief and redemption.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
8/10 80% The Man Who Invented Christmas (2017) A clever rendition of the ghosts of Christmas tales past.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
5/10 78% Sweet Virginia (2017) The young cast and crew fall short of a hard-hitting tale of heartbreak and violence.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
5/10 58% The New Radical (2017) The New Radical turns out to be pretty much the Old Radical with a smart phone in his hand.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
8/10 98% Kedi (2017) Istanbul and its wonderful warm, funny and loving relationship with free agent kitties.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2017
8/10 100% The Work (2017) In the first minutes of this movie you are an outsider. By the end, like it or not, you are in it for real.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2017
9/10 84% Loving Vincent (2017) A beautiful piece of the puzzle in understanding creative genius.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2017
7/10 40% The Mountain Between Us (2017) Put the survival details aside and enjoy this trip on a very different Titanic.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
8/10 91% Motherland (Bayang ina mo) (2017) An incredibly intimate look into where it all starts. ‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
7/10 86% American Made (2017) Tom does it well, but it has all been done before, and better.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
5/10 No Score Yet The Atoning (2017) A commendable try at portraying different simultaneous worlds in one film. But, in the end, too ambitious.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2017
9/10 74% The Exception (The Kaiser's Last Kiss) (2017) Rivals "Casablanca" as a rare combination of riveting war thriller and excellent love story.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2017
8/10 94% Indivisible (Indivisibili) (2016) Real life sisters forge a remarkable screenplay into a dream of sight and sound.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2017
5/10 77% Atomic Blonde (2017) The opening scene promises us the real acting of "Monster." What we get is fist fights and a lariat.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2017
7/10 33% From the Land of the Moon (Mal de pierres) (2017) Marion Cotillard is in over her head working to save a tedious screenplay that depends too much on her character alone.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2017