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Sean Conover

Sean Conover
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
B+ 77% Team America: World Police (2004) Team America is funny as [heck] (this review has been edited for profanity by the MPAA, all involving puppets).‐
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2004
C+ 41% Ladder 49 (2004) Cubicle 49 about the life of an accountant would have been quite a bit less interesting, but put it in the middle of a firehouse and Ladder 49 is what you'd get.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2004
B 31% The Forgotten (2004) ...enjoyable, in an X-Files sort-of-way.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2004
A 86% Garden State (2004) ...the most enjoyable film of the year.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2004
B- 18% Paparazzi (2004) The guys that write all of those "Dummies" books could utilize Wicker Park as the basis for "Stalking for Dummies."‐
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2004
B- 64% 13 Going on 30 (2004) Not a must-see, but not a bad choice when picking up some movies at the video store for the weekend.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2004
A 95% Hero (2004) Hero is, by far, the most beautiful movie I have ever seen.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2004
B 14% Without a Paddle (2004) There are moments that [Without a Paddle] starts veering down a trail of mediocrity that could derail the film, but thankfully it catches itself before it does.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2004
C- 5% Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004) [Yu-Gi-Oh!] may appeal to fans of the game, but for a newcomer, this movie is not worth the time.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2004
B+ 72% Open Water (2004) While the Blair Witch Project convinced me never to go camping again, Open Water has done the same for swimming in the ocean: never again.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2004
A- 25% The Princess Diaries 2 - Royal Engagement (2004) Sweet, romantic and funny, this is the perfect romantic tale for young (and young-at-heart) Princesses everywhere.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2004
A- 86% Collateral (2004) ...a methodical time bomb, visually mind-blowing and thrilling down to the last few ticks.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2004
B+ 43% The Village (2004) The Village is a very, very enjoyable movie and well worth the price of admission, but the major twist and the film's ending are a tad anticlimactic.‐
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2004
C+ 66% Anchorman - The Legend Of Ron Burgundy (2004) Mildly funny, and sometimes painfully not, Anchorman has it's moments, but not enough of them.‐
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2004
C+ 31% King Arthur (2004) Plenty of substance and style, but lacking in story and charisma, "King Arthur" fails to present an enjoyable tale.‐
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2004
A 93% Spider-Man 2 (2004) [Spider-Man 2] blows its predecessor out of the water.‐
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2004
B+ 52% The Notebook (2004) It is what it sets out to be, which is a pure and simple romance.‐
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2004
C+ 29% The Chronicles of Riddick (2004) [Vin Diesel's] one-liners and bespectacled-dome aren't enough to save a rather weak and cliched plot‐
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2004
B+ 60% Saved! (2004) Making fun of religion can be a tricky process...but Saved! hits it right in the funny bone.‐
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2004
B- 15% Garfield - The Movie (2004) Where the film fails (in more ways than one), [Bill] Murray makes up for it with snappy wit and above-average one-liners that will keep kids laughing and adults smiling.‐
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2004
D 44% The Day After Tomorrow (2004) On a grand scale, the film tries to overachieve, and falls flat.‐
Read More | Posted May 31, 2004
A- 91% Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) As Cuarón takes over the helm, it's time to grow up and get gritty.‐
Read More | Posted May 28, 2004
A 88% Shrek 2 (2004) Shrek 2 is as good, if not better, than the original.‐
Read More | Posted May 14, 2004
C 54% Troy (2004) Falls in between being a great epic and a star-studded Clash of the Grecians.‐
Read More | Posted May 13, 2004
C 12% Catch That Kid (2004) The story, if actually geared towards adults, might not have been half bad.‐
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2004
A- 80% Miracle (2004) The action on the ice is kept cold and hard, and you feel every bone-rattling check into the boards.‐
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2004
C+ 12% Against the Ropes (2004) [Jackie] Kellen is..reduced to an attractive woman with brains, getting a break with a talented boxer and running with it.‐
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2004
B- 25% Along Came Polly (2004) The glue that keeps this film from veering into the not-very-humorous and schmaltzy romance category is ... Phillip Seymour Hoffman.‐
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2004
A 77% The Cooler (2003) An excellent display of 'less is more.'‐
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2004
A- 78% Peter Pan (2003) One of the most amazingly beautiful renderings of the beloved classic that could possibly even rival Disney's masterpiece.‐
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2003
A- 66% The Last Samurai (2003) The Last Samurai is an amazing film filled with beauty, action, and most importantly of all, honor and integrity.‐
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2003
C 84% Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003) With all of the drama, battle scenes, and terrific acting, in the end we're left with a two hours of a rather dull story.‐
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2003
B 36% The Matrix Revolutions (2003) [The Wachowski Brothers] stayed (for the most part) true to their vision of the premise and completed a visionary masterpiece as a whole. ‐
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2003
B+ 63% Love Actually (2003) Love Actually is a winner because it doesn't declare any victors, only players who are still trying to interpret the playbook.‐
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2003
C 38% Brother Bear (2003) It's as if Disney took a half step backwards in story, animation, and, most particularly, song.‐
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2003
B- 75% Intolerable Cruelty (2003) As is common in most the Coen's films, the films characteristics are grossly overplayed to maximize silliness.‐
Read More | Posted Oct 8, 2003
C+ 44% Good Boy! (2003) The humor is there in parts, but it never comes together to form a cohesive, fully enjoyable film.‐
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2003
A- 73% Runaway Jury (2003) Runaway Jury is one of the best courtroom dramas to hit the big screen in many years, and may just be Grisham's best to make the transformation.‐
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2003
B+ 91% School of Rock (2003) "The School of Rock" is worth the tuition.‐
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2003
B- 31% Underworld (2003) In typical Hollywood fashion, if you can look past a few inconsistencies, the movie as a whole will be o.k.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2003
B 59% Secondhand Lions (2003) A great story for children and their parents to enjoy together.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2003
B+ 82% Matchstick Men (2003) Nicholas Cage, Sam Rockwell, and Alison Lohman form a perfect con-trifecta.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2003
B- 23% Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (2003) It doesn't push too far at making fun, and is lighthearted enough without becoming schmaltzy.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2003
B 43% The Fighting Temptations (2003) I was ready to start dancing in the aisle!‐
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2003
D+ 23% Jeepers Creepers 2 (2003) To be fair, there are a few funny one-liners, and some interesting scenes with flares, but it's nothing scary ... or creepy ... or even mildly entertaining.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2003
B- 23% Bad Boys II (2003) ...if you go in to the theater expecting nothing more than over-the-top explosions, expletives, and excitement, then you'll get what you pay for.‐
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2003
C- 17% The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) The film goes downhill quickly from the start, and ends up a convoluted mess of extravagance and special effects‐
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2003
A- 79% Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) immensely fun and enjoyable ride of a movie...‐
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2003
B- 45% Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003) Where the backgrounds make Sinbad brilliant to watch, the characters that are placed in front of these pieces of art are totally lackluster.‐
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2003
B+ 11% Alex & Emma (2003) Alex & Emma will hook you until the very end, and may just become this summer's sleeper hit.‐
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2003