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Scott Von Doviak

Scott Von Doviak
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
67%

LoudQUIETloud: A Film About the Pixies (2006)

"The fascinating 'loudQUIETloud' plays a bit like the alt-rock version of the Metallica documentary 'Some Kind of Monster,' as the Pixies try to hold it together through mental breakdowns, family tragedies and those ever-popular musical differences." culturevulture.net
Posted Apr 1, 2006
90%

Neil Young: Heart of Gold (2006)

"Casual fans may be lulled into drowsiness by the meandering quality of many of Young's new songs, but his heartfelt commitment to the material is hard to deny." culturevulture.net
Posted Apr 1, 2006
81%

A Prairie Home Companion (2006)

"Against all odds, the finished product is a seamless collaboration and a tasty concoction indeed." culturevulture.net
Posted Apr 1, 2006
40%

Running Scared (2006)

"Filmmaking for people who find the films of Guy Ritchie too understated and wish Natural Born Killers weren't so slow-paced and minimalist." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Feb 24, 2006
43%

Final Destination 3 (2006)

"This gory sequel begins with a promising thrill ride, but by the end has become little more than a merry-go-round, spinning pointlessly in circles." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Feb 10, 2006
69%

Curious George (2006)

"The energy level never flags long enough for the little ones to be bored." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Feb 10, 2006
10%

Annapolis (2006)

" The Village People's In the Navy video was more convincing." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 27, 2006
77%

Match Point (2005)

"Although the surroundings may be unfamiliar, make no mistake: We've been here before with Woody Allen." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 13, 2006
74%

The Matador (2006)

"The destination isn't much to get excited about, but you're in good company along the way." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 13, 2006
46%

Hoodwinked (2005)

"Loud and rambunctious and more fun than it has any right to be." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 13, 2006
32%

Tristan & Isolde (2006)

"Tristan & Isolde wants to be an epic, but it has all the weight of a high school play." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 13, 2006
52%

First Descent (2005)

"These people are out of their minds." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Dec 2, 2005
6%

Yours, Mine & Ours (2005)

"A bland, numbingly obvious mix of slapstick and sentimentality." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Nov 23, 2005
75%

Zathura (2005)

"While it's possible to stretch a 32-page storybook into a full-length feature, it's not necessarily a good idea." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Nov 11, 2005
24%

G (2005)

"There is scarcely a minute's worth of believable human behavior on display in G, which builds to a climax as incoherent as it is ludicrous." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 28, 2005
4%

The Fog (2005)

"The Union of Fog Machine Operators can be proud of its contributions to this yawner." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 17, 2005
82%

Serenity (2005)

"It's clunky and has too many spare parts, but it gets the job done." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Sep 30, 2005
64%

Roll Bounce (2005)

"Quite possibly the finest roller disco movie ever made." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Sep 23, 2005
31%

Valiant (2005)

"Harmless but generally uninspired." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Aug 19, 2005
53%

Four Brothers (2005)

"Low down, high-energy pulp entertainment." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Aug 12, 2005
71%

My Date With Drew (2004)

"His quest may not have been a waste of his time, but it's certainly a waste of ours." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Aug 5, 2005
73%

Sky High (2005)

"Director Mike Mitchell and his writing team have a lot of fun tweaking the conventions of the contemporary teen movie." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jul 29, 2005
13%

Rebound (2005)

"Despite the lack of originality, the movie is affable enough, thanks to some canny casting." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jul 1, 2005
73%

Land of the Dead (2005)

"Fails to deliver on its class warfare premise, fizzling out just when it should be heating up." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jun 24, 2005
41%

Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005)

"Time has not been kind to Herbie." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jun 22, 2005
87%

Howl's Moving Castle (2005)

"Increasingly hard to follow, with too many dull patches along the way." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jun 17, 2005
40%

High Tension (Switchblade Romance) (2005)

"It's a no-frills set-up you've seen a hundred times, but rarely has it been executed as well." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jun 10, 2005
77%

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005)

"To paraphrase Chris Rock, nobody had me in mind when they made this movie." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jun 1, 2005
97%

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room (2005)

"As compelling a refresher course as one could hope for." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Apr 29, 2005
16%

xXx: State of the Union (2005)

"You'd need a crane to suspend your disbelief." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Apr 29, 2005
87%

Millions (2005)

"Embraces a kid-centric perspective without condescending to it." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Mar 23, 2005
44%

The Jacket (2005)

"For a while, the moody atmosphere and trippy visuals add up to an unnerving experience." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Mar 4, 2005
20%

The Pacifier (2005)

"The kind of movie that makes diaper duty look like an appealing alternative." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Mar 4, 2005
6%

Son of the Mask (2005)

"If he keeps working hard and honing his craft, Jamie Kennedy may one day achieve his goal of becoming a second-rate Jim Carrey." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Feb 18, 2005
13%

Boogeyman (2005)

"Makes you yearn for the days when they got a few things down on paper before they started shooting a movie." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Feb 4, 2005
10%

The Wedding Date (2005)

"Yes, it's another romantic comedy with the happy moral that single women are miserable and worthless." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Feb 4, 2005
35%

Racing Stripes (2005)

"A veritable barnyard full of guest celebrity voices, doing their best to liven up a mediocre Babe wannabe." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 14, 2005
8%

White Noise (2005)

"The eerie mood shatters under the accumulated weight of too many 'jump out of your seat' shockers. " Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 7, 2005
25%

Fat Albert (2004)

"Bad in such a bizarre way, it almost becomes fascinating. " Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Jan 3, 2005
87%

The Aviator (2004)

"Does not entirely avoid the pitfalls of the biopic genre, but it's rarely less than entertaining, and sometimes downright exhilarating." culturevulture.net
Posted Dec 16, 2004
42%

Beyond the Sea (2004)

"It's going to be very difficult for Spacey to reclaim his credibility after this fiasco." culturevulture.net
Posted Dec 16, 2004
77%

The Machinist (2004)

"The thing we most dread is that this existential mystery will have an unsatisfying resolution, and in this case, our worst fears are realized." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Nov 18, 2004
68%

The Spongebob Squarepants Movie (2004)

"An object lesson in the pitfalls of extending a 10-minute cartoon to feature length." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Nov 18, 2004
F 48%

Saw (2004)

"Elwes is simply jaw-dropping -- a hysterical tornado of overemoting who puts William Shatner at his hammiest to shame." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 28, 2004
56%

Rosenstrasse (2004)

"Some of the choices made here are more befitting a Lifetime movie of the week." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 14, 2004
27%

Riding the Bullet (2004)

"A barely coherent fever dream of automotive anxiety." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 14, 2004
46%

Shall We Dance (2004)

"Good-natured fluff." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 14, 2004
50%

Woman Thou Art Loosed (2004)

"More like a very special episode of Oprah than a night out at the movies." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 8, 2004
89%

Going Upriver: The Long War of John Kerry (2004)

"Brinkley has done his homework, and the evidence is on the screen." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 8, 2004
15%

Raise Your Voice (2004)

"Raise Your Voice may be about taking a chance, but it takes no chances at all." Fort Worth Star-Telegram/DFW.com
Posted Oct 8, 2004
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