Samantha Incorvaia

Samantha Incorvaia
Samantha Incorvaia's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Arizona Republic
Publications: Arizona Republic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
5/5 95% The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) The film is a sweet, funny and heartfelt look at friendship and strength. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2019
3/5 43% The Art of Racing in the Rain (2019) There isn't anything astoundingly different about this film. It's about a dog, and it's absolutely cute and sweet. It's also predictably heartwarming and it offers nothing new. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
4/5 99% The Farewell (2019) "The Farewell" is an unexpected movie because of its overall direction. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
3.5/5 53% The Lion King (2019) Despite minor hiccups, it really comes down to an entertaining time with no worries - er, "Hakuna Matata." - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2019
3.5/5 59% The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019) At least people will laugh with this film because it perfectly draws its humor from the tendencies of cats and dogs, from a cat's magnetic desire to knock over objects to a dog's natural instinct to chase a ball at any cost. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
3.5/5 97% Booksmart (2019) But once the main characters strut around town with their matching blue jumpsuits, the hilarity ensues in an obscene style that takes viewers on a wild ride. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2019
3/5 51% Tolkien (2019) The character development successfully makes people root for Tolkien and his friends. Director Dome Karukoski guides the actors well with a perfectly British script containing dry, witty humor. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2019
4/5 68% Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) And with "Pokémon Detective Pikachu," the film brings the creatures to life in a fresh way that will leave die-hard masters and rookie trainers wanting a Pokémon of their own more than ever before. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted May 7, 2019
1.5/5 30% Red Joan (2019) For a movie about an intelligent female Cambridge science student and communist sympathizer, this movie sounds interesting. Too bad it is awfully dull. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2019
3/5 73% Teen Spirit (2019) This won't be the best movie audiences will ever see, but at least it's fun to watch with pretty visuals and upbeat songs. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
2/5 83% High Life (2019) [I]n "High Life," it feels like the challenge is beyond comprehension to invest in the non-linear plot or the annoying characters. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2019
3/5 47% Dumbo (2019) The CGI is beautiful, but a little more emotion could have helped emphasize the director's message and plot. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 26, 2019
4.5/5 91% Gloria Bell (2019) In a world where film arguably celebrates youth more often than middle-aged people in Hollywood, it's refreshing to see the opposite artfully done with one step on the dance floor at a time. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2019
3.5/5 88% To Dust (2019) It's so odd that viewers need to see it. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2019
3/5 76% The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot (2019) Elliott's performance as Barr makes the movie. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
3.5/5 71% The Invisibles (2019) Following four survivors, "The Invisibles" is part documentary and part feature film. For most of the movie, it's a good thing. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
4.5/5 90% Tito and the Birds (Tito e os Pássaros) (2018) All elements of the film cohesively create a must-see film about overcoming fear for kids and adults. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
1.5/5 13% An Acceptable Loss (2019) "An Acceptable Loss" is truly a loss. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 23, 2019
2/5 77% The Standoff at Sparrow Creek (2019) The film has so much potential, but it's a shame that it all falls flat. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2019
3.5/5 93% Stan & Ollie (2019) [D]on't expect a comprehensive look into their careers or how they became famous. Instead, director Jon S. Baird tackles the heart of their relationship. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2019
3/5 45% Second Act (2018) It's clear this movie is for a certain audience, but at least the film embraces its genre and the jokes stick the landing. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2018
4/5 79% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) "Mary Poppins Returns" is a beautiful sequel to the 1960s original. Could you imagine that? - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2018
3.5/5 82% Ben is Back (2018) Really, the whole cast does a phenomenal job. The movie is worth seeing purely for their performances, especially Newton, who gracefully balances the role of a caring yet apprehensive sister. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2018
3.5/5 63% Mary Queen of Scots (2018) Though it's a long ride, the movie is sure to please a patient audience with fans of political and historical dramas. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2018
3/5 94% Wildlife (2018) Come see "Wildlife" for Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan, but stay for the young actor who plays their 14-year-old son. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2018
4/5 98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) Heller delivers a solid movie with fantastic acting, creativity and engagement. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2018
4.5/5 69% Beautiful Boy (2018) Van Groeningen unflinchingly depicts the struggles and hopes of a family affected by drug addiction in a powerfully honest movie with gut-wrenching acting. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2018
1/5 72% The Happy Prince (2018) Because of the lack of depth in supporting characters and half-baked writing, this movie couldn't have ended fast enough. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
4/5 97% The Hate U Give (2018) One of the most powerfully honest movies of 2018. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2018
4/5 87% Colette (2018) The premise is simple and based on a true story, but the movie gives the audience a plot with more layers than meets the eye. It's probably a slow burn for some, but the story is gripping with eye-catching visuals. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2018
3/5 18% A Happening of Monumental Proportions (2018) For a large cast of characters played by some of the biggest names in Hollywood, the acting wasn't groundbreaking. But it definitely is charming... - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
3/5 66% Lizzie (2018) Macneill made a smart, unsettling and dark film, but it needs more expertise that will come with experience. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2018
3.5/5 32% The Predator (2018) The movie's storyline as a whole fits in really well with the rest of the series, and it does a great job of paying homage to the original "Predator" movie by starting out in a jungle-like setting. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2018
4/5 91% Mandy (2018) Cage is known for his erratic, unhinged roles. So if you love seeing him at his nuttiest, get ready for his craziest role yet. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2018
1.5/5 No Score Yet Alright Now (2018) "Alright Now" is actually not alright. It lost my attention very quickly until the last third of the film. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2018
3/5 24% The Happytime Murders (2018) It's entertaining enough to see once, just to say you've seen it. But it surely isn't for everyone. You've got to have a dark and dirty sense of humor. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
4/5 73% Christopher Robin (2018) See the movie, and take the time to think, think, think with your loved ones. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2018
4/5 98% The Cakemaker (2018) Kalkhof has perfect chemistry with both Miller and Adler. The characters don't have to talk for the audience to feel the loss, love and desire they're experiencing. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 26, 2018
4/5 91% Eating Animals (2018) "Eating Animals" brings heart to farmers who raise livestock on traditional values by showing how emotional they would get when sending their animals to the slaughterhouse. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2018
2/5 72% The Misandrists (2018) Clever, yes. But its slow execution and cardboard acting doesn't play nice. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2018
3.5/5 70% Adrift (2018) "Adrift" takes viewers on a trip through beautiful cinematography and gut-wrenching performances that are worth seeing. - Arizona Republic EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2018