Staci Layne Wilson Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Staci Layne Wilson

Staci Layne Wilson
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4.5/5 67% Alien: Covenant (2017) Alien: Covenant is cruel and scary - it's a hard R, and the suspense levels are off the charts. The monsters ... are believable and terrifying. ‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted May 7, 2017
21% Rupture (2017) Redundant, slim storyline.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2017
83% Disneynature Born In China (2017) Just because the stories shown are tried and true doesn't mean they're any less spectacular or gripping.‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2017
66% The Fate of the Furious (2017) Fate of the Furious is cinematic fast food but for action-oriented teens, gearheads, or those who are simply fans of the franchise, it's worth taking a spin.‐
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
No Score Yet One of Us (2016) While it's a slow burn, One of Us does come to a fiery close, and at a tight 86 minutes it never wears out its welcome.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2017
52% The Boss Baby (2017) Don't go in expecting another Finding Dory or Inside Out - it's no deeper than Boss Baby's razor-thin briefcase.‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2017
100% Everlasting (2016) Everlasting tells a compelling story with beautiful visuals.‐ Fantastica Daily
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2017
4/5 52% The Belko Experiment (2017) There's an interesting cross-section of codes of morality and rationale from the various unwilling participants in the experiment, proving plenty of food for thought and a few things to discuss with friends (and coworkers) after the end credits fade.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Mar 16, 2017
70% Beauty and the Beast (2017) Delightfully Disney!‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2017
4.5/5 75% Kong: Skull Island (2017) So exciting you might wonder if your knuckles could get any whiter.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Mar 5, 2017
47% Rock Dog (2017) Rock Dog shares a more similar theme to Zootopia: follow your dreams no matter of the odds.‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Feb 27, 2017
41% A Cure For Wellness (2017) Surrender to the macabre insanity and take a dive into those deep waters...‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2017
35% The Great Wall (2017) The Great Wall proudly presents a barrage of battles you might want to see for the 3D... but there is nothing scary or striking about the movie itself.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2017
90% The Lego Batman Movie (2017) Funniest Caped Crusader ever!‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2017
No Score Yet Running Wild (2017) There's a very positive message about not judging books by their covers.‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2017
94% The Red Turtle (La tortue rouge) (2017) I dare you to look away.‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2017
100% Roger Corman's Death Race 2050 (2016) If you're a fan of the original 1975 movie, you will appreciate the gung-ho spirit with which Death Race 2050 is presented.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2017
93% Hidden Figures (2017) It's a 'feel good movie' but Hidden Figures is never schmaltzy and is doesn't gloss over the weighty issues. ‐ Opeeqo
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2017
3.5/5 No Score Yet The Id (2015) The Id is a thought-provoking psychological chiller that's well worth a look... into the abyss!‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Dec 29, 2016
59% Allied (2016) Like they did in the golden era of cinema; slip into a dark movie theater and lose yourself in this impossible, irresistible world.‐
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2016
4.5/5 80% The Monster (2016) It's as flawless a horror film -- and specifically a monster movie -- you're likely to find in this or any other year.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2016
91% Elle (2016) Elle feels like a few different movies, but it does present an intriguing question of what consent really means and how past and present experiences shape the mind, body and soul.‐
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2016
94% Arrival (2016) In the plus column, Arrival feels like a dreamily updated version of 1951's The Day the Earth Stood Still. On the negative side, there's not enough excitement or revelation to justify its two-hour runtime. ‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2016
89% Doctor Strange (2016) Aside from the dazzling eye-candy, this is a pretty thought-provoking movie. ‐
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet The Shelter (2016) The Shelter is enjoyable, well made and ably acted. It is definitely worth a look for fans of psychological slow burns.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2016
4/5 No Score Yet The Butterfly Room (2014) If you're in search of an original horror film, and you are a fan of the slower, more hypnotic horror of the 70s - and you don't mind a lack of blood and guts - then The Butterfly Room is definitely one for your collection.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2016
4/5 82% Ouija: Origin of Evil (2016) Ouija: Origin of Evil succeeds on many levels.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2016
4/5 17% Dead Awake (2017) Dead Awake is a dream come true for fans of modern horror with a classic look and feel.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2016
54% Phantasm: Ravager (2016) Phantasm: Ravager is not the place to start with the series (noobs beware), but it's a helluva way to end it.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
45% The Girl on the Train (2016) The Girl on the Train review says it misses the boat by not embracing the over-the-top potboiler parody it could have been, instead opting for Lifetime movie-of-the week blandness.‐
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2016
39% The 9th Life of Louis Drax (2016) It's definitely in a class of its own and one of the more unique kids' stories out right now.‐
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2016
88% Don't Breathe (2016) Deftly directed by Fede Alvarez, Don't Breathe hits the ground running and never slows to take a breath.‐
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2016
93% The Little Prince (2016) The Little Prince is a fond tribute, true to its source material and original unto itself. ‐
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2016
2.5/5 20% Let's Be Evil (2016) I recommend this one only for die-hard fans of killer kids horror.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2016
76% Lights Out (2016) This is the kind of movie that really gets audiences alternating between hiding their faces in their hands to outright applause.‐
Read More | Posted Jul 21, 2016
74% The Secret Life of Pets (2016) There's a lot of predictable animal humor, but there are also several harrowing moments of nail-biting suspense.‐
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2016
2/5 78% The Shallows (2016) If you're in the mood for a thriller with a little action and you want to see Blake Lively in a bikini, then maybe The Shallows is worth an hour and a half of your time.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2016
4/5 32% Abattoir (2016) Abattoir offers a smart story, compelling performances, and a great blend of talent and technique.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2016
58% The Neon Demon (2016) The Neon Demon is gushing with gory glam and oozing beautiful baroque patina from its every pore.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2016
4/5 79% The Conjuring 2 (2016) The Conjuring 2 has enough texture and story to have appeal for all kinds of horror fans.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2016
89% A Bigger Splash (2016) A long, strange trip well worth taking. Crank it up!‐
Read More | Posted May 4, 2016
100% Just One Drink (2015) It's intriguing enough to turn into a feature.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2016
90% 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) It's a drama, it's a thriller, horror, sci-fi and mystery all in one.‐
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2016
83% Deadpool (2016) Oh, boy - is he fresh! Chances are you're going to love this well-written, witty, funny, romantic, sexy, silly, action packed, wild ride. I sure did!‐
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2016
85% Hail, Caesar! (2016) The Coen Brothers have done it again - made an ensemble crime caper comedy that's pure tinsel town gold!‐
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2016
43% Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016) Straddles the line between tradition and terror, fidelity to the source, forging new territory, and showing societal roles filled by brain-sucking zombies - with admirable aplomb.‐
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2016
25% Solace (2016) Solace has all the stuff I love. But not all the stuff everybody loves. It's a mixed bag.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Jan 20, 2016
56% Standoff (2016) The dialogue is brisk, as are the twists and turns.‐
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2016
2.5/5 10% The Forest (2016) It's best to wait for home viewing on this one.‐ Dread Central
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2016
97% 45 Years (2015) 45 Years is not story-driven, it's character-driven - and how exquisitely nuanced these people are! ‐
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2016