Ron Wilkinson Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Ron Wilkinson

Ron Wilkinson
Ron Wilkinson's reviews (from any publication) always count toward the Tomatometer because this critic is a Tomatometer-approved critic.

Movie Reviews Only

Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
9/10 78% 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 93% 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 75% 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 31% 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
6/10 82% Detroit (2017) A film with a vital lesson that threatens to drown in over wrought sensationalism.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2017
6/10 78% The Beguiled (2017) A remake of an adaptation of a novel, Sophia Coppola could have done better than this.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
8/10 93% Baby Driver (2017) Justin Bieber meets James Dean and Route 66 will never be the same.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
8/10 100% Bad Genius (2017) Writes a new chapter in the heist genre while showcasing great new talent.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
7/10 80% The Reagan Show (2017) There is comfort in those rounded corners of the TV frame even as the world moves past appearances.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
7/10 86% Moka (2017) If you want a murder mystery, look elsewhere. This movie is all about Emmanuelle Devos.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
8/10 100% Dawson City: Frozen Time (2017) If you have ever seen a single silent film that speaks to you with its simplicity, or amazes you with its absurdity, see this film.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
8/10 94% Sami Blood (2017) A stark setting provides the backdrop of a stripped-down story of survival and rebirth.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
5/10 73% Berlin Syndrome (2017) Polaroids, odd parties, disaffection. Believable, yes. A great story, no.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
8/10 74% Wakefield (2017) Far from an action-packed thriller, this cerebral look deep inside a very disturbed mind is as hypnotic as it is unsettling.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2017
6/10 16% The Mummy (2017) The B-movie summer season is here with Tom Cruise backing into Indiana Jones.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2017
8/10 68% Take Me (2017) A fresh take on the crime comedy does a lot with a little.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 27, 2017
9/10 68% The Wall (2017) Metaphorical war in the Middle East is played out to perfection.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 27, 2017
8/10 92% Abacus: Small Enough to Jail (2017) Seemingly a story of bank operator-regulator mutually assured embarrassment, there is more beneath the surface.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 27, 2017
7/10 83% Cardinal X (2017) An uneven screenplay is saved by a fascinating story and Annie Q.'s spot on portrayal of a college student adrift.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 27, 2017
8/10 80% Chuck (2017) Moss and Schreiber produce what may be the best performances of their careers to make this film work.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted May 27, 2017
7/10 87% The Lost City of Z (2017) The British explorer does it his way but is swallowed up by the rainforest in the end.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2017
8/10 95% Graduation (Bacalaureat) (2017) A father's hope of redemption through his daughter unfolds in a mire of corruption in modern Romania.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2017
7/10 87% The Student ((M)uchenik) (2017) It is humanity against the machine and guess who is winning.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2017
9/10 89% Land of Mine (Under Sandet) (2017) A riveting slice of life in traumatized post war Europe leads to the miracle of human connection.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2017
7/10 100% The Settlers (2017) A well-done film that should be seen by anyone taking even the lightest interest in the most important and complicated political situation in the world.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2017
7/10 90% Raw (2017) The classic child separation trauma of going off to college is given a rollicking new dimension in a splatter flick with a message.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2017
8/10 89% David Lynch: The Art Life (2017) A remarkably accessible insight into an impossibly complex creative spirit.‐ It's Just Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 3, 2017
8/10 92% 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 71% 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 91% 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 35% 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 96% 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 75% 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 88% 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 94% 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 94% 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 48% 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