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Ross Miller

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/5 50% Marrowbone (2018) Never quite delivers on its promise of mixing skulking horror with family melodrama.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jul 14, 2018
3/5 50% Skyscraper (2018) Enjoyably over-the-top summer treat that pleasingly embraces its inherent ridiculousness.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jul 14, 2018
4/5 95% First Reformed (2018) Absorbing, uncomfortable, complex and unapologetically bold in the narrative and spiritual roads it travails.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jul 14, 2018
3/5 53% The First Purge (2018) Manages to get its points across with a refreshingly keen sense of hot button topicality fuelling its rage. ‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018
2/5 38% Mary Shelley (2018) Doesn't really get under her skin or teach you anything substantial about who she truly was.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018
4/5 88% Whitney (2018) A documentary that showcases the fact that it is possible to be respectful and celebratory about a legend without resorting to easy hagiography.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2018
3/5 43% Swimming with Men (2018) It's very easy to get along with, boasting a big heart that it wears proudly.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2018
2/5 38% The Strangers: Prey At Night (2018) Wholly unneeded sequel which replaces any sense of foreboding creepiness with violence for violence's sake.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2018
4/5 87% Tully (2018) A perceptive, bittersweet, warts-and-all portrayal that feels like a love letter to motherhood itself.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2018
2/5 32% I Feel Pretty (2018) Ironically ends up perpetuating what it's trying to tear down.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2018
3/5 67% Ocean's 8 (2018) It's a testament to the witty script and the chemistry between the well-chosen cast that it sails along nicely as a piece of escapist, star-studded Hollywood entertainment.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2018
3/5 88% A Ciambra (2018) [The] one-foot-in-reality approach immediately lends the drama a sense of lived-in, often uncomfortable authenticity. ‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2018
4/5 82% Puzzle (2018) A well intentioned and well crafted slice of gentle drama full of warmth, charm and with more than enough worthwhile things to say.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2018
3/5 74% The Happy Prince (2018) If nothing else Everett showcases the importance of being earnest.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018
2/5 31% Super Troopers 2 (2018) Too often it comes down to it simply mistaking call-backs to lines from the first film for genuine, laugh-out-loud hilarity.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018
5/5 89% Hereditary (2018) Ari Aster immediately proves himself a deft hand at disorientating his audience, conjuring a quite remarkable piece of unsettling, genuinely nightmarish cinema.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018
3/5 40% Anon (2018) There's enough bandwidth in the compelling, stylishly visualised concept to sustain it.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
2/5 47% How to Talk to Girls at Parties (2018) The originality is smothered by a lack of cohesion and an over-reaching need to be a million different things at once.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
3/5 25% 7 Days in Entebbe (2018) Admirably attempts to tell an important and complex historical event in the context of an accessible thriller.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
2/5 29% Sherlock Gnomes (2018) Innocuous but vanilla, needlessly convoluted and thoroughly forgettable animated sequel.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
4/5 No Score Yet A Love That Never Dies (2017) Heartfelt and cathartic documentary that feels as deeply personal to the subjects as it does universal.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
3/5 69% On Chesil Beach (2018) A handsomely-made period piece that is painted with a mood of melancholia and longing.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
4/5 82% Deadpool 2 (2018) Builds on what came before to give us an undoubtedly more unwieldly but also more enjoyably bombastic, bigger scale experience.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
3/5 71% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) A fan-pleasing machine writ large across a swiftly-paced yarn with good humour and a handful of boisterous action set-pieces. ‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2018
4/5 100% A Cambodian Spring (2018) Debut director Christopher Kelly gives us an intimate, visceral, eye-opening journey into the heart of an important story that feels like it needs to be told.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
4/5 87% My Friend Dahmer (2017) We are presented with Dahmer the person, not merely the bogeyman, and that makes it all the more unsettling.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
1/5 17% Show Dogs (2018) Jokes do arrive thick and fast but with an emphasis on the former, constantly lowering the tone with gags that are at best uncomfortable and at worst downright inappropriate. ‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
3/5 71% Double Lover (L'amant double) (2018) A provocative and occasionally silly erotically-charged psychological thriller that revels in explicit shock value.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
3/5 62% The Boy Downstairs (2018) Told with enough heart and a knowing glint in its optimistic eye to make it worth the journey.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
2/5 53% Book Club (2018) The whole thing practically invites tired canned laughter.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
4/5 100% McQueen (2018) Directors Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui chuck us head first into McQueen's world to give us what feels like as much of a fully rounded and exploratory study as we're ever likely to get. ‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018
3/5 51% Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) If you're just looking for more massive dinosaurs causing havoc then this does what it says on the clawed tin.‐ The National (Scotland)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2018