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Thom Fowler

Thom Fowler
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 85% Billy Elliot (2000) Single minded devotion to a cause is a common trait of all the characters and underneath all the hardness and ferocity is love and caring that warms up the story and softens its steely edge.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 14, 2003
4/5 93% Beauty and the Beast (1991) I like the dark and the demonic of the castle under the curse as much as the light and joyful castle after the spell has been broken by ... what else... True Love.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 14, 2003
4/5 88% Bagdad Cafe (1988) A wonderful film about making friends, crossing boundaries and discovering how much of our life is other people.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 14, 2003
4/5 57% Beefcake (1999) The naive and the experienced come together in the unlikely story that ties Jack LaLanne and Joe Dallesandro to one of the more interesting stories of gay and American history.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 14, 2003
2/5 83% The Bourne Identity (2002) This rehashed piece of junk should have taken a lesson from Sneakers or Mission: Impossible - two great films it borrows most of its script from.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 14, 2003
4/5 95% Best in Show (2000) Sure its about a Dog Show, but its really about the people who find meaning through their participation in the world of dog shows and how it affects their life. The dogs are their life.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 14, 2003
4/5 37% Beautiful Creatures (2001) Pretty people in nice, blood splattered clothes will take you a long way in terms of sheer spectacle.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 14, 2003
4/5 84% Voyage de Morvern Callar (2002) Aesthetically interesting drawn-out existential character study‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2002
3/5 54% The Transporter (2002) One long car chase. If you can ignore the cliches and the bad acting, and just focus on Jason Statham's ***, it won't sting as much when you realize you just spend 8 dollars and you coulda got porn.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2002
4/5 79% 8 Women (8 Femmes) (2002) A gloriously technicolor orgy of confession, treachery and great costumes.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2002
5/5 96% Bowling for Columbine (2002) It really is the most important film for the times‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2002
1/5 27% Amy's O (Amy's Orgasm) (Why Love Doesn't Work) (2002) To portray modern women the way director Davis has done is just unthinkable.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2002
3/5 92% Mostly Martha (Bella Martha) (2001) Gorgeous scenes, masterful performances, but the sickly sweet gender normative narrative left an acrid test in this gourmet's mouth.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2002
2/5 65% Possession (2002) Great trailer, too bad the movie sucks.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2002
4/5 82% Gigantic (2002) A little source material goes a very long way describing the creative partnership of John Flansburgh and John Linnel - one for the archives.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2002
3/5 50% The Chateau (2002) Francophiles will snicker knowingly and you'll want to slap them.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2002
3/5 97% Read My Lips (2002) Revenge is a dish best served cold‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2002
3/5 79% Akai Hashi No Shita Noo Nurui Mizu (2002) An absurd premise hides not truth, but wisdom‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2002
4/5 71% Sex and Lucia (2002) Bold, Sexy and Beautiful. A film that never would have been made in America.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2002
4/5 66% Me Without You (2002) Girls gone wild and gone civil again‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2002
5/5 84% Margaret Cho - Notorious C.H.O. (2002) I laughed so hard my hemorrhoids popped out of my ass‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2002
4/5 36% Pumpkin (2002) Funny, satirical and insightful. A slowly draining hair plug of a film‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2002
3/5 80% Sunshine State (2002) Tightly woven drama about hometown blues‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2002
4/5 77% The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002) Nothing says I love you like poppin' fresh dough‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2002
4/5 75% Ivans Xtc (2002) Unflinchingly bleak and desperate‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2002
3/5 51% Cherish (2002) This anti-romance breaks with convention and suffers for it‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2002
2/5 82% The Believer (2002) If Jews were Catholics, this would be Catechism‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 21, 2002
4/5 67% CQ (2002) Really hip, nostalgic and current‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 21, 2002
5/5 89% The Cockettes (2002) Exhilirating and inspiring doc about the legendary anarchic, gender fluid San Francisco commune and performance troupe at the dawn of the Age of Aquarias‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 10, 2002
5/5 87% Home Movie (2001) A fascinating doc about place and person in spiritual synergy‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 9, 2002
5/5 90% Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (Atanarjuat) (2002) Amazing opportunity to get a look inside an ancient Innuit tale.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 9, 2002
2/5 91% Murderous Maids (2002) The elements were all there but lack of a pyschological center knocks it flat.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted May 9, 2002
4/5 85% Rain (2001) Land, people and narrative flow together in a stark portrait of motherhood deferred and desire explored.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Posted May 4, 2002
3/5 34% World Traveler (2002) Fine acting but there is no sense of connecting the dots, just dots.‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2002
86% Gosford Park (2001) Hollywood, the fashion world, suburbia and now the English aristocracy‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2002
75% The Cat's Meow (2001) Not exactly the Bees Knees‐ Hollywood Bitchslap
Read More | Posted Apr 14, 2002