Ron Wilkinson

Ron Wilkinson
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
7/10 75% The Mauritanian (2021) An entirely new level of revenge born of the attacks on the World Trade Center. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2021
8/10 61% Profile (2021) An exploration of social networking truth and fantasy as a cat and mouse game with lethal stakes. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2021
8/10 91% Never Gonna Snow Again (2021) A lighthearted cautionary tale about appreciating what has been given to us. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2021
8/10 89% High Ground (2021) It is the colonists against the people and the land in this lusciously shot thriller. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2021
9/10 90% The Dry (2021) A dramatic and enthralling small town whodunnit with twists all the way down. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2021
8/10 92% The Man Who Sold His Skin (2021) A departure from a reality that is, itself, a departure from reality - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2021
5/10 19% Every Breath You Take (2021) A possible success of a movie that is submarined by a cheap shot at horror. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2021
5/10 26% Voyagers (2021) Aliens attacking a multi light year survival mission turn out to be the crew itself. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2021
8/10 20% The Virtuoso (2021) Enjoy the noir and put the rest aside. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2021
8/10 70% My Wonderful Wanda (Wanda, Mein Wunder) (2021) A delightful skewering of pretense that bounces from scary to scattered through perfectly executed twists of love, hate and lust. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 30, 2021
7/10 54% The Vault (2021) Nice editing mixes the hysteria of World Cup finals with sweaty vault raiding in this safe and sane procedural. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2021
8/10 83% Nina Wu (Zhuo ren mi mi) (2020) Echoing the me-too movement on a grand scale this story examines how fans kill their idols. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2021
7/10 86% The Courier (2020) A parade of lethal errors and a success story of defusing the Cuban missile crisis told with first rate production beginning to end. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2021
7/10 50% City of Lies (2018) The lesson is solid even as the huge production fails to generate the chemistry promised by its cast and crew. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2021
8/10 No Score Yet Red Soil (Rouge) (2020) Brings home the sometimes illusive dangers of environmental degradation by showing victims and their families in revolt. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2021
8/10 100% Slalom (2021) Presents the news headlines of scandalous abuse in elite competitive sports in a deeply personal perspective. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2021
7/10 88% My Darling Supermarket (Meu Querido Supermercado) (2019) The inner life of retail food sales is teased out with beautiful clarity. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2021
5/10 64% Wrong Turn (2021) Campers in trouble Part 86 gives way to a curiously current portrait of a country divided and a loving father surprisingly good with an ax. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2021
8/10 94% Mafia Inc. (2020) Let me show you how we do it in Canada. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2021
5/10 20% Dead Air (2020) An ancient short wave radio becomes the movie, with mixed results. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2021
8/10 90% M.C. Escher: Journey to Infinity (2018) A mellow journey of logical ponderings made amazing by the subject's illogical pretzel art. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2021
9/10 91% The White Tiger (2020) A hundred castes and a thousand Gods boil down to two paths, the full belly and the empty one. How many have the courage to make the choice? - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 12, 2021
7/10 46% Wander (2020) A mystery thriller of slim proportions relying too much on high production. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2021
8/10 100% Acasa, My Home (2020) Strong camera work follows a family from paradise to the promise, as yet unfulfilled, of urban upward mobility. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2021
8/10 97% Atlantis (2019) An artillery shell of an antiwar movie and a vibrant cautionary tale about the military-industrial complex born anew. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2021
7/10 80% The Night (2021) A synchronous collection of horror tropes keeps up the pressure from beginning to end. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2021
8/10 98% Night of the Kings (La Nuit des Rois) (2020) When Africa does surrealism one is in for a treat. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2021
8/10 100% Identifying Features (Sin Señas Particulares) (2021) Acting and locations so real it looks like a documentary, then dissolving into horror in a crashing ending worthy of any classic tragedy. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2021
8/10 85% Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) Doubling down on the original Borat, a mysterious co-star makes this a must see for Cohen lovers. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2020
7/10 95% Bruce Springsteen's Letter to You (2020) As he puts on his beat up jacket and walks out into the snowy New Jersey night, he is the same kid who walked the same beaches sixty years ago. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2020
9/10 100% Jacinta (2020) A new standard in documentary access shows a way out of cyclical intergenerational addiction but at a high cost. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2020
7/10 No Score Yet Neither Confirm Nor Deny (2020) If adding little to the public knowledge of the event, the lessons of government transparency and freedom of the press are vital today. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2020
8/10 100% Dave Not Coming Back (2020) Comparable to the best adventure films ever made, writer/director Jonah Malak has captured a heart rending story of mankind's desire to go where they have no business going. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
6/10 45% Evil Eye (2020) Predictable stuff that errs well on the side of inoffensive while promoting positive mother-daughter bonding. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
5/10 61% Nocturne (2020) Too much name dropping and tossing about of classical music submarine this light duty horror cartoon. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
7/10 70% Black Box (2020) A mother board of high tech digital human spirit may be the answer or it may be something else. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
7/10 42% The Lie (2020) Parents play games with the family and family plays games with them. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
5/10 No Score Yet Don't Read This on a Plane (2020) Reading it anywhere else might be just as bad. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2020
5/10 90% Kajillionaire (2020) Richard Jenkins holds up his end of the deal as the rest of the gig crashes. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
9/10 82% Notturno (2021) There is only so much one can say about man's inhumanity to man and this film says it all. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
8/10 97% Buoyancy (2020) A ghost ship haunts a blank sea forcing its occupants to choose their fates. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
8/10 67% Driven to Abstraction (2020) As beauty is in the eye of the beholder, it turns out that reality is too. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
8/10 58% Tesla (2020) Nostalgia, brilliance and bug-eyed lunacy combine to make America what it is. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
7/10 60% Skin Walker (2020) Small children doing the wrong things morph into adults doing even worse. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2020
7/10 71% Driven (2020) A stand up comedy routine delivered while driving an Uber car is still a stand up routine. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2020
7/10 92% Relic (2020) The tendency to put relics in museums is hampered by the display that eats people. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2020
7/10 93% Bacurau (Nighthawk) (2020) As the life flows out the holes in the water truck you might wish you, too, had drank the Kool-Aid. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2020
7/10 91% Scheme Birds (2019) A solar black hole of infinite social gravity. Without films like this, not even light can escape. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2020
7/10 82% The Painted Bird (2020) Vividly scripted and filmed, the horrors are all the worse for being so close to the present day. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2020
8/10 92% The Vast of Night (2020) When the medium starts controlling the message one always answers. - It's Just Movies EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2020