Steve Rubenstein

Steve Rubenstein
Steve Rubenstein's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): San Francisco Chronicle
Publications: San Francisco Chronicle

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
0/4 No Score Yet Homecoming (Best Fake Friends) (2016) There are so many shots of butts and boobs that a viewer gets tired of looking at butts and boobs, which is some sort of cinematic accomplishment. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2016
3/4 80% Wedding Doll (Hatuna Meniyar) (2016) "Wedding Doll" is an affecting, offbeat romance and a coming-of-age tale of a mentally impaired woman who rises above cruelty, prejudice and an overprotective mom. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2016
3/4 17% Careful What You Wish For (2016) Careful What You Wish For is a well-paced 91 minutes, with enough tortuous trysting the night away to kick off summer vacation at the lake. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2016
3/4 79% The American Side (2016) The American Side is a swell trip on one of those cheesy carnival rides, and you'll know it's time to get off the roller coaster when the credits roll. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2016
3/4 81% Sunset Song (2016) It's an absorbing, finely composed, fretful film. But when it's over, there is as much relief for the filmgoer as appreciation for the filmmaker's art. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2016
3/4 91% Mississippi Grind (2015) A well-crafted and gritty tale of two compulsive gamblers ... - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2015
2/4 89% A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (2015) Being absurd only goes so far, and two hours is way too far. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2015
3/4 64% Sleeping with Other People (2015) The movie deftly navigates the tricky geography and timing of romance and heartbreak. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2015
3/4 97% The Second Mother (Que Horas Ela Volta?) (2015) It's the funny, edgy, engaging tale of a fingers-to-the-bone maid who must cope with a small-minded employer, a headstrong daughter and a changing social fabric harder to handle than the endless laundry she hangs on the clothesline. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2015
1/4 70% Steak (R)evolution (2015) The only remotely engaging thing about "Steak (R)evolution" are the plaintive eyes of the cows. - San Francisco Chronicle EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2015