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S. James Wegg

S. James Wegg
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4.5/5 83% Doubtful (2018) Director-writer Eliran Elya's feature début is a very dark tale about tale two men struggling to stay afloat in a world which, seemingly, wants to drown them both.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2018
4.5/5 92% LA 92 (2017) Can we all get along?‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4.5/5 100% Swim Team (2017) You never give up‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4/5 100% Let It Fall: LA 1982-1992 (2017) Same hit, different pile‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4/5 77% Last Flag Flying (2017) The saddest film of the year‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4/5 87% The Lost City of Z (2017) Just who are the savages?‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4/5 88% The Wound (Inxeba) (2017) What happens on the mountain stays on the mountain‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
3.5/5 57% Django (2018) When music's charms cannot soothe the savage breast‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4/5 67% The Pirates of Somalia (2017) Learning the craft while doing it‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4.5/5 88% First They Killed My Father (2017) Suffer the little children: again‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4.5/5 85% Darkest Hour (2017) As great an actor as Gary Oldman has proven to be, his performance as the embattled PM is a miracle of timing, execution, body language and sheer grit.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
3.5/5 83% Detroit (2017) Could happen anywhere‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
3.5/5 100% Summer 1993 (Estiu 1993) (2018) How does one cope?‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
4.5/5 100% Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS (2017) Everyone is above the law‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2018
3.5/5 86% Okja (2017) For the love of pig‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2018
4/5 82% Molly's Game (2018) Those who get a rush from playing cards for high stakes will fuel their addiction with this production.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2018
4.5/5 66% Victoria & Abdul (2017) An Indian Muslim in Queen Victoria's Court‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2018
3.5/5 92% The Shape of Water (2017) The aural icing on this cinematic cake is Alexandre Desplat's action-reinforcing original score.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2018
3.5/5 87% The Post (2018) Do take a peek and remind yourself that history most certainly does repeat itself.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2018
4.5/5 96% Mudbound (2017) The ensemble cast is extraordinary. Miss this film at your risk. ‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2018
4.5/5 92% Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) Miss it at your peril of a better understanding as to why revenge for its own sake might turn out to be worse than the original crime.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2018
4/5 86% Haze (2017) First-time feature director-writer David Burkman has cobbled together a film that finds its focus through brotherhood on two very distinct planes. ‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2017
4.5/5 100% Boys for Sale (Baibai bôizu) (2017) First-time director-editor Itako has done the world a huge favour by thoughtfully and unabashedly chronicling the lives of the "urisen" and a few of their employers.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2017
4/5 95% Paris 05:59: Théo & Hugo (Théo et Hugo dans le même bateau) (2017) A bounty of cinematic suppositions‐ JWR
Read More | Posted May 10, 2017
4.5/5 No Score Yet Utopians (Tung lau hap woo) (2015) Who are we to judge?‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet Fair Haven (2017) Joining the circus of life‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2017
4/5 88% Burning Sands (2017) Gerard McMurray's first feature shows remarkable skill and maturity as he unflinchingly tackles the subjects of familial love, pledging fraternities and underground hazing.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2017
4/5 86% bwoy (2017) A viewing is highly recommended: decide for yourself whether lies can conquer all or just how much of a bwoy Yenny might be. ‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2017
5/5 98% Moonlight (2016) An ocean of eyes‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2017
4/5 93% The Seventh Fire (2016) If only this prophecy could come true‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2017
4.5/5 86% Ma' Rosa (2016) We'll find a way‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2017
3.5/5 88% Christine (2016) Desperately in search of a juicy story ‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
4/5 74% Trolls (2016) What price, happiness?‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
4/5 97% Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) An engaging, 'blinking' quest‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
4.5/5 94% Life, Animated (2016) There is life after Disney‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
3.5/5 83% Captain Fantastic (2016) Matt Ross has crafted a truly fantastic tale of the joy of living in the wild while physically training and home schooling a brood of children, far from the madding crowd.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
3.5/5 97% Hell or High Water (2016) With a subtler approach, Mackenzie might have delivered a knock-out punch and testament to systemic rage...‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
3/5 65% Anthropoid (2016) Watching Ellis' version of the assassination of SS General Reinhard Heydrich is at various moments frustrating, maddening and revolting. ‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
4.5/5 72% Nocturnal Animals (2016) Miss it at your peril; see it at your own risk of, at times, uncomfortable self-discovery.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
4.5/5 44% It's Only the End of the World (Juste la fin du monde) (2016) One flew out of the cuckoo's clock‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
4/5 91% A Man Called Ove (En man som heter Ove) (2016) Director-writer Hannes Holm has done a fanciful, if at times saccharine job of bringing Fredrik Backman's novel to the big screen. ‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2017
4.5/5 94% Neruda (2016) Desperately chasing the King of Love‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2017
4.5/5 84% The King's Choice (2017) From a storyline point of view, the 133-minute production might be succinctly summed up in three words: doing one's duty.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2017
3.5/5 No Score Yet Retake (2017) You still can't go back again‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2017
3/5 75% The Sense Of An Ending (2017) In the end, "something happened," but not quite in the sense that the artistic trust...intended. ‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2017
5/5 98% I Am Not Your Negro (2017) 20 years after his death, James Baldwin's voice, passion and insights are just as powerful as ever.‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet Breakable You (2018) The hidden value of fraudulent art‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2017
4/5 No Score Yet The Falls: Covenant of Grace (2016) A thoughtful fade to white‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2016
3.5/5 No Score Yet Kiss Me, Kill Me (2015) Ignore the plot and enjoy the ride‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2016
3/5 60% Lazy Eye (2016) Two heads in the sky‐ JWR
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2016