Susan Granger Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Susan Granger

Susan Granger
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
7/10 71% Viceroy's House (2017) Personally poignant, Gurinder Chadha reveals a cultural legacy that still reverberates today.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
5/10 35% American Assassin (2017) It's flat, formulaic and forgettable despite its fast-moving action sequences.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
2/10 68% mother! (2017) Grim and grotesque, it's yet another, increasingly hysterical instance of pretentious, self-indulgent torture-porn with pseudo-religious overtones.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2017
7/10 85% It (2017) This scary adaptation of Stephen King's 1986 supernatural thriller, featuring adolescents, is particularly timely, given the success of Netflix's 'Stranger Things.'‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2017
6/10 60% Year by the Sea (2017) Subtly sincere, if soggy, renewal melodrama. If you liked EAT PRAY LOVE, UNDER THE TUSCAN SUN and 45 YEARS, you'll enjoy this....‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2017
6/10 32% Home Again (2017) Implausibly sparkly, it's a fun chick-flick.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2017
3/10 7% Tulip Fever (2017) Tasteless and torpid, this dreadful costume drama wilts as it unfolds.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2017
4/10 35% Leap! (2017) Inconsistent, often anachronistic and barely functional animated feature, aimed at pre-teens. Wait for the DVD.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2017
5/10 38% The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) Filled with cliches and generic to its core, it misses its mark.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Sep 1, 2017
7/10 78% Brigsby Bear (2017) Sincerely sweet, this quirky comedic drama is poignant and life-affirming.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2017
4/10 21% Birth of the Dragon (2017) Unevenly paced melodrama, saved only by Corey Yuen's superb action choreography. ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2017
5/10 88% Good Time (2017) Far-fetched and feverish, it's been cynically dubbed 'Of Vice and Men,' making a modern-day reference to John Steinbeck's classic 1937 novel about two displaced Depression-era workers.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2017
6/10 30% The Only Living Boy in New York (2017) Shallow and wryly sordid, it's saved by performance pros like Jeff Bridges, Pierce Brosnan and Cynthia Nixon.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2017
8/10 86% Wind River (2017) Powerful, visually spectacular, action-packed murder mystery.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2017
8/10 93% Logan Lucky (2017) Steven Soderbergh's amusing, escapist, 'Oceans 7-Eleven' heist is a blast! ‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 19, 2017
4/10 10% The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017) On the Granger Gauge, the squirrels scurry in with a frenzied 4 out of 10 - in this back-to-school time-waster.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
6/10 68% Annabelle: Creation (2017) Spooky, scary origin story...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2017
3/10 5% The Last Face (2017) Penn's pompous indulgence is gruesome and gravely disappointing.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2017
6/10 48% The Glass Castle (2017) Slickly sanitized, Destin Daniel Cretton's screen adaptation of Jeanette Walls' candid memoir succumbs to sentimentality.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2017
7/10 96% Menashe (2017) Sensitive and sympathetic character study, offering gentle insight into a self-segregated community.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2017
6/10 82% Detroit (2017) Sordid and sadistic, it's filled with so much excessive violence that it induces revulsion, emerging as exploitative, racial torture pornography.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2017
4/10 50% Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) Fast-paced, incomprehensibly futuristic, epic indulgence...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2017
5/10 34% Kidnap (2017) A frenetic, high-octane chase thriller.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2017
1/10 10% The Emoji Movie (2017) Mind-numbing cinematic malware - a total time-waster!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2017
6/10 75% Atomic Blonde (2017) Smashing, adrenaline-propelled spy thriller that's steely and stylish.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2017
4/10 16% The Dark Tower (2017) This forgettable sci-fi fantasy is a sullen, superficial slog.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2017
10/10 93% Dunkirk (2017) Christopher Nolan has created the most intense, immersive war story since 'Saving Private Ryan.'‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 18, 2017
3/10 18% Wish Upon (2017) This twisted supernatural thriller is a simplistic adaptation of W.W. Jacobs' 1902 story "The Monkey's Paw."‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2017
6/10 78% An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power (2017) Effective and impassioned, it urges environmentally-conscious citizens and their governments to cope with consequential challenges.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2017
8/10 98% The Big Sick (2017) Endearing, surprisingly witty romantic comedy...perfect 'date movie.'‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 15, 2017
6/10 61% Despicable Me 3 (2017) Gru and his mischievous Minions strike again in this silly, innocuous sequel, leading audiences to expect more in the future.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
2/10 17% The House (2017) Atrociously tedious - What a terrible waste of time and talent!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
7/10 92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) Scrappy sequel, evoking fond memories of the adolescent angst in John Hughes' 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off."‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2017
7/10 77% The Hero (2017) Compassionate, character-driven story, drenched with melancholy, as Sam Elliott delivers an understated, yet Oscar-caliber performance.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
8/10 93% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) Awesome and elegiac, as humanity is reflected back through the apes. A 'must see' for lovers of this franchise.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2017
7/10 78% The Beguiled (2017) A subtly savory, estrogenic potboiler that empowers the feminist perspective...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2017
8/10 93% Baby Driver (2017) Edgar Wright's adrenaline-propelled, music-driven crime caper is a gas!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2017
8/10 85% Okja (2017) Audacious, socially-conscious allegorical fable...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2017
4/10 22% Once Upon a Time in Venice (2017) Fueled by testosterone, it's a wannabe action-comedy caper that turns out to be neither.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
5/10 46% Rough Night (2017) Ostensibly celebrating female friendship, it's only fitfully funny.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2017
3/10 15% Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) Clumsily patched together by three writers, six editors and director Michael Bay, it's an explosion-filled, mind-numbing, $250-million Hasbro Toy promotion.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2017
5/10 77% Beatriz at Dinner (2017) It's always a shame when superb performances get mired down in deeply flawed melodrama. Like serving a tantalizing appetizer with an indigestible meal, it's ultimately frustrating.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 24, 2017
6/10 68% Cars 3 (2017) Sentiment reigns as the anthropomorphic vehicles take more laps around the cinematic track.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2017
4/10 22% The Book of Henry (2017) Despite superb performances, it's confounding - a misguided mess!‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2017
7/10 53% 47 Meters Down (2017) This underwatater thriller is suspenseful and scary - until a third act twist turns out to be ridiculous.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2017
7/10 89% Maudie (2017) Simplistic and sincere - with an exquisite performance by Sally Hawkins - it's an improbable success story.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2017
6/10 68% The Journey (2017) Simplistic yet compelling, giving the impression of eavesdropping on a historic conversation.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2017
6/10 39% The Hunter's Prayer (2017) Gritty, fast-paced action thriller, best suited for video viewing...‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2017
6/10 75% My Cousin Rachel (2017) Stylish and seductive, Rachel Weisz embodies the duality of du Maurier's inscrutable, yet irresistible Rachel, leaving us to wonder: Did she? Didn't she?‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2017
4/10 16% The Mummy (2017) Without any sense of mystery, danger or fun, this superficial concept plays like an elaborate, expensive prologue for future films in the 'Dark Universe' franchise.‐ SSG Syndicate
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2017