Sandie Angulo Chen

Sandie Angulo Chen
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2/5 No Score Yet No Manches Frida 2 (2019) Silly, predictable sequel has crass, suggestive humor. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019
3/5 53% Five Feet Apart (2019) Strong acting saves predictable, sentimental love story. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019
3/5 58% Then Came You (2019) Charming stars save cliched story; some drinking, sex. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 22, 2019
3/5 47% Under the Eiffel Tower (2019) Uneven midlife-crisis dramedy has drinking, language. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2019
2/5 64% Dead Ant (2019) Campy horror comedy is full of gore, drugs, swearing. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
3/5 73% Adult Life Skills (2019) Quirky dramedy explores loss, family, moving forward. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
4/5 90% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) Goonies meets LOTR in fun but sometimes scary adventure. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 23, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Unbridled (2019) Faith-based drama is heartfelt but amateurish, overlong. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2019
1/5 No Score Yet Norm of the North: Keys to the Kingdom (2019) Forgettable, unnecessary, disjointed polar bear sequel. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
3/5 83% Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2019) Fast-paced, violent anime adventure builds to epic battle. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2019
3/5 62% A Dog's Way Home (2019) Sentimental but sweet dog adventure has intense, sad scenes. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
3/5 73% On the Basis of Sex (2019) Well-acted if uneven biopic about RBG's early life, career. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2019
3/5 93% Bumblebee (2018) Better-than-expected Transformers prequel is big on action. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2018
4/5 95% If Beale Street Could Talk (2019) Mature, beautifully acted drama from "Moonlight" director. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2018
4/5 78% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Blunt is a delight in sweet, nostalgic, toe-tapping sequel. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2018
3/5 63% Mary Queen of Scots (2018) Great star performance in sometimes-violent historic drama. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2018
4/5 81% Ben is Back (2018) Powerful, mature mother-son drama tackles addiction. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2018
3/5 92% Mirai (2018) Sweet, magical family adventure is best for older kids. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2018
2/5 51% Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018) Intense, dark, muddled adaptation of Jungle Book tales. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 29, 2018
5/5 97% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018) Excellent, intense adventure has thrills, humor, heart. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2018
4/5 88% Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Colorful, clever sequel tackles complexity of online world. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
4/5 78% Green Book (2018) Crowd-pleasing drama explores race, class, friendship. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2018
3/5 37% Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Intense, over-full sequel has lots of wizarding violence. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2018
3/5 58% The Grinch (2018) Pratfall-heavy take on holiday tale is fun but no classic. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
3/5 59% The Front Runner (2018) Thought-provoking, well-acted drama about politic and media. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
3/5 33% The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) Disney's take on Christmas classic is colorful but intense. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
3/5 72% Indivisible (2018) Touching, well-acted drama about faith, family, service. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
2/5 20% Reach (2018) Uneven drama about bullying, suicide can be preachy. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
2/5 47% MFKZ (2018) Ultraviolent dystopian anime offers style over substance. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
4/5 87% First Man (2018) Intimate, serious drama about reluctant space hero. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
4/5 88% After Everything (Shotgun) (2018) Realistic, touching romance has sex, substances, swearing. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
4/5 89% A Star Is Born (2018) Cooper, Lady Gaga shine in tragic story of love, addiction. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2018
4/5 97% The Hate U Give (2018) Powerful, thought-provoking drama about race, activism. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2018
4/5 99% Science Fair (2018) This fascinating, inspiring documentary about brilliant teens competing in the Olympics of science fairs should be mandatory viewing for all young students. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
4/5 76% Smallfoot (2018) Fun, feel-good animated musical offers positive messages. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
2/5 13% Life Itself (2018) Too-emotional melodrama has violence, language, drinking. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
3/5 67% The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018) Eli Roth's tween-friendly spookfest has jump-worthy scenes. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2018
3/5 36% Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018) Faith-based sequel has violent moments, lots of drinking. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
2/5 12% Peppermint (2018) Garner deserves better than grisly, tone-deaf revenge film. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet The Snow Queen 3: Fire and Ice (Snezhnaya Koroleva 3. Ogon I Led) (2016) Some weapons, peril in engaging fairy tale adventure. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
4/5 93% The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl (2018) Amusingly bizarre anime comedy has iffy themes, drinking. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2018
3/5 55% The Bookshop (2018) Bittersweet period drama about the joys of reading. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2018
93% 93Queen (2018) 93Queen is a feel-good movie about religious women who wouldn't take no for an answer, and their persistence is wonderful to celebrate. - AWFJ Women on Film EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2018
3/5 50% Down a Dark Hall (2018) Teen ghost story adaptation is macabre enough to entertain. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2018
1/5 20% The Little Mermaid (2018) Watered-down retelling has poor acting, production values. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2018
3/5 89% Hope Springs Eternal (2018) "Sick teen" dramedy promotes communication, friendship. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
2/5 17% The Darkest Minds (2018) Skilled actors can't save derivative, violent YA thriller. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
3/5 72% Christopher Robin (2018) Sweet but slow tale about the power of family, imagination. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
4/5 89% Far From the Tree (2018) Touching docu about parents of kids with unique challenges. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
3/5 81% Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) Musical sequel is escapist fun; some innuendo, drinking. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2018