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Russell Baker

Russell Baker
Russell Baker's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The New York Review of Books

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
83% Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) There are many good reasons why movies cannot run on for six hours, so when cinematic necessity compels squeezing a fine six-hour show like Tinker, Tailor into one third the time, audience and story are likely to be shortchanged, as happens here.‐ The New York Review of Books
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2018
43% J. Edgar (2011) Dominating almost every scene, DiCaprio is an extremely attractive actor, but while perfectly capable of projecting Hoover's occasionally nutty side, he has far too much leading-man charm to make an audience shudder. ‐ The New York Review of Books
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018