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Scott Collura

Scott Collura
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 70%

Year of the Dog (2007)

"With this film Mike White once again proves that he's got an eye for darkness and an ear for character that truly puts what passes for comedy in most films these days to shame." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 25, 2007
3/5 100%

Borderland (2007)

"Every once in awhile, a film can defy expectations, and Lionsgate's Borderland is one such case." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 25, 2007
3.5/5 65%

Jindabyne (2006)

"The filmmakers do not feel the need to fill in every single blank for viewers by the time the credits roll. Just as in reality, these characters' problems are not going to be solved with the wave of a magic wand; there are no short cuts to happiness." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
1.5/5 No Score Yet

Blackout (2007)

"Hopes to attach some larger social significance to the event, but that unfortunately falls largely flat and suffers from a derivative and sometimes vapid script." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
4/5 70%

Mulberry Street (2007)

"See, instead of existing in a vacuum like most horror flicks where nothing of real worth can ever seep in, Mulberry Street insists on embracing all those little lifelike details." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
4/5 93%

This Is England (2007)

"As This Is England's coming-of-age story unfolds, and even as it careens towards an inevitably violent ending, Meadows manages to see beyond the potentially clichéd trappings of depicting the tired, the poor, the huddled masses, and presents us with very" ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
1.5/5 56%

Civic Duty (2006)

"Eventually it all boils down to cliché, with home invasions by Terry, physical confrontations between Terry and Gabe, a hostage situation, a main character getting gunned down, and all the other standard thriller tropes that might excite the kind of audie" ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
2/5 33%

Rise: Blood Hunter (2007)

"It's a blood-red affair thrown together in a dash, a little number that will ultimately get the same kind of treatment from audiences as it did from those who made it: something you might cue up in the DVD player on a whim and forget just as easily." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
3/5 No Score Yet

A Dirty Carnival (2011)

"A circus of Shakespearean themes about the rise and fall of not just one man who tried to get ahead in life, but also how his successes and failures affected -- and afflicted -- all those around him." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
1.5/5 38%

Descent (2007)

"One can't say that the film "devolves" into revenge fantasy in its final act, because that seems to be the whole intention of the filmmakers. But still, what the point is of such an unpleasant and prolonged exercise in hate -- as Descent's climax is -- is" ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
4.5/5 97%

Once (2007)

"Writer-director John Carney, a former musician himself, has constructed a simple story that runs deep with implied character history and motivation. Little of importance is much said in the film, though the soul of the characters is often gleaned through" ‐IGN Movies
Posted Jun 22, 2007
3/5 29%

Tideland (2006)

"Tideland is Gilliam unrestrained to be sure, and the result is a picture that has no chance at commercial success whatsoever %u2014 but a great shot at upsetting many a right-wing politico at the very least." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Oct 17, 2006
1.5/5 20%

The Marine (2006)

"Yes, Virginia, there is a John Rambo. But he lives now only in our memories." ‐IGN Movies
Posted Oct 16, 2006
B+ 76%

Superman Returns (2006)

"IMAX 3D review: The 3D scenes were disappointing at times, but at other times one could garner an idea of what the technology can offer." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Jun 28, 2006
58%

X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)

"It's a mutant smorgasbord, and most of the characters suffer as a result. 'We need more mutants in leather,' I can hear a studio exec yelling. 'And give them tattoos too! That way we know they're bad guys!'" Now Playing Magazine
Posted May 23, 2006
B 82%

Serenity (2005)

"Just when you think Whedon has fallen into the generic action film void, he injects Serenity with a dose of feeling..." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Sep 30, 2005
B 74%

War of the Worlds (2005)

"Some of the director's finest thriller-style work in years." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Jun 29, 2005
B+ 79%

Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)

"It's revenge of the Star Wars fan." Now Playing Magazine
Posted May 19, 2005
B 65%

Coach Carter (2005)

"Coach Carter is like the coach's players themselves: there's more to the film than first meets the eye..." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Jan 13, 2005
B 30%

Flight of the Phoenix (2004)

"Fortunately, Moore manages to find many such interesting cinematic diversions to spice things up." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Dec 17, 2004
B 72%

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004)

"It's the children (Emily Browning and Liam Aiken as the confident Violet and the thoughtful Klaus) who really steal this show..." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Dec 16, 2004
C 25%

Blade: Trinity (2004)

"Let's face it: the Blade movies have always been better than they should've been..." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Dec 7, 2004
B+ 18%

After the Sunset (2004)

"The kind of film that asks very little of its audience but offers much in return." Now Playing Magazine
Posted Nov 15, 2004
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