Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown
Ruth Brown's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Willamette Week
Publications: Willamette Week

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
83% Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent (2017) Its real revelation is in discovering this coulda-been-Gordon-Ramsay and his restaurants in their heyday, thanks to a surprisingly ample collection of archival footage and the colorful anecdotes. - Willamette Week EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2017
2/4 75% Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary (2017) Search "John Coltrane live" on YouTube and enjoy the results while perusing the jazz great's Wikipedia page. You'll come away only marginally less informed about the man and his music than if you'd paid $8.50 for a ticket to this. - Willamette Week EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2017
95% The History Of Future Folk (2013) It plays out as a simple, sweet story of two alien lifeforms who discover that falling in love and playing the banjo is a better mission than intergalactic genocide. And that's a message I think we can all get behind. - Willamette Week EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2014
B 92% 12 O'clock Boys (2014) With so many advocacy documentaries on screens of late, Nathan's unwillingness to take a side is refreshing. - Willamette Week EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2014
A 98% Blackfish (2013) Plainly, it's an advocacy film. And it's a brilliant one -- nail-biting, upsetting, maddening and at times even uplifting, - Willamette Week EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2014
A+ 95% The Act Of Killing (2013) Of all the uncomfortable experiences you might endure in the name of understanding the evils of history, this film is arguably the kind that is most necessary. - Willamette Week EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2013