Tara McNamara

Tara McNamara
Tara McNamara's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Common Sense Media
Publications: Common Sense Media

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 No Score Yet Peppa Celebrates Chinese New Year (Xiao Zhu Pei Qi Guo Da Nia) (2019) Great holiday explainer best for young Mandarin speakers. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
3/5 40% The Upside (2019) Charming Hart/Cranston disability dramedy glorifies pot use. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2019
4/5 45% Second Act (2018) JLo glows in friendship comedy with swearing, racy humor. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2018
2/5 No Score Yet Bernie the Dolphin (2018) Amiable eco-tale is wholesome but lackluster. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2018
5/5 97% People's Republic of Desire (2018) Shocking docu reveals dangers of China's live-stream trend. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2018
2/5 30% Elliot The Littlest Reindeer (2018) Animated reindeer tale has nice messages but nasty bite. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
3/5 96% Becoming Astrid (Unga Astrid) (2018) Biopic about Pippi Longstocking creator has sex, nudity. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 20, 2018
2/5 23% Here and Now (Blue Night) (2018) Midlife mortality drama will bore teens; sex, profanity. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2018
3/5 25% Nobody's Fool (2018) Perry's Tiffany Haddish romcom is lewd, crude, pro-pot. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
4/5 88% In Search of Greatness (2018) Insightful sports docu connects passion, play to genius. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
2/5 36% Johnny English Strikes Again (2018) Spy comedy misses the mark; loads of action violence. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2018
3/5 98% On Her Shoulders (2018) Harrowing portrait of brave role model has mature themes. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
1/5 11% Change in the Air (2018) Quirky drama about secrets leaves viewers in the dark. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 19, 2018
4/5 48% Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018) Light frights in funny, tween-friendly creepfest. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
5/5 100% Liyana (2018) Inspiring, unique film tells two stories of perseverance. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2018
3/5 28% Night School (2018) Crude, profanity-heavy comedy also offers real lessons. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2018
4/5 87% Colette (2018) Lots of sex in biopic about legendary French writer. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2018
3/5 99% Tea With the Dames (Nothing Like a Dame) (2018) Talky doc fun for fans but unlikely to hold teen interest. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2018
1/5 20% A Wizard's Tale (Here Comes the Grump) (2018) Chaotic fairy tale has dated stereotypes and messages. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
2/5 10% God Bless the Broken Road (2018) Heavy themes, war violence in keep-the-faith drama. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
3/5 24% A.X.L. (2018) Pro-STEM twist in often-violent sci-fi boy-and-"dog" tale. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2018
4/5 100% Pick of the Litter (2018) "Dog"umentary fetches empathy, enlightenment, warm fuzzies. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2018
5/5 91% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Messages, role models stand out in culture-clash romcom. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
5/10 48% Like Father (2018) This is a fantasy for kids who've been abandoned and for some regretful parents this is a fantasy film, because it doesn't play out like that, there's a lot of trauma that you can never get past. - What the Flick?! EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
2/5 61% Dog Days (2018) Positive message amid language, pot humor in canine comedy. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2018
4/5 49% The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) Bullets and profanity fly in feminist friendship comedy. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
4/5 91% Teen Titans Go! To the Movies (2018) Irreverent, immature comedy cleverly mocks superhero genre. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
5/5 88% Whitney (2018) Intimate, frank doc reveals insight behind icon's addiction. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2018
4/5 90% Eating Animals (2018) Farm docu's stomach-churning stories offer food for thought. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018
4/5 92% Hearts Beat Loud (2018) Coming-of-age dramedy finds family harmony amidst upheaval. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
3/5 42% The Valley (2018) Teen suicide drama aims for parental prevention. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2018
2/5 76% Son of Bigfoot (2018) So-so adventure finds the positive in "negative" traits. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 4, 2018