Tim Goodman

Tim Goodman

Agrees with the Tomatometer 66% of the time.

Tim Goodman's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Hollywood Reporter, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Examiner

Movie Reviews Only

Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review

The Dresser (1983)

"It's delightful and winning, both sad and funny and touching on so many levels. Welcome this little gem into your arms if you can." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 31, 2016

Peter Pan Live! (2014)

"It was a night where Williams and Walken, at disparate ends of the live performance, gave a lot to their roles and to the success of the night." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Dec 5, 2014

Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever (2014)

"The Christmas miracle of this movie is that Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever isn't the worst Christmas movie ever." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Dec 1, 2014

The Normal Heart (2014)

"The Normal Heart manages to work both sides of the issue - the anger at inaction and those complicit in turning a blind eye, and the personal toll the disease took." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 22, 2014

The Challenger Disaster (2013)

"Credit the Science Channel with figuring out that this story had the kind of smarts and scientific elements at its core to be a great fit and perfect fodder for its foray into scripted material." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Nov 18, 2013

Mockingbird Lane (2012)

"Not particularly scary, not particularly funny, this little-pilot-lost doesn't quite get there, despite an impressive pedigree." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Aug 14, 2013

Phil Spector (2013)

"Mamet will succeed in planting doubt (reasonable or not) in viewers' minds in this account of the murder trial of the larger-than-life Spector, brilliantly embodied by Pacino." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 22, 2013

Seal Team 6: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden (2012)

"A movie that feels like a documentary at times, a cheesy docudrama at others and some kind of slapped-together film that wants to be taken seriously as well." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Oct 30, 2012

Game Change (2012)

"It's a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at politics - as long as you're a Democrat." ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Aug 3, 2012
3/4 76%

Recount (2008)

"It's impossible to overstate the excellent casting here." ‐ San Francisco Chronicle
Posted May 27, 2008
4/4 No Score Yet

Born Rich (2004)

"It's [Johnson's] first film (it shows), but he strikes gold by getting the kind of access to his peers no one else could." ‐ San Francisco Chronicle
Posted Jan 15, 2004
4/4 63%

The Powerpuff Girls - The Movie (2002)

"84 minutes of rolling musical back beat and supercharged cartoon warfare. It's also, clearly, great fun." ‐ San Francisco Chronicle
Posted Jul 3, 2002
4/4 80%

Shot in the Heart (2001)

"Only a writer as talented as Mikal Gilmore could tell a story that punches you in the gut about every five seconds and yet leaves you hoping for more." ‐ San Francisco Chronicle
Posted Mar 27, 2002
3/4 43%

The Mists of Avalon (2001)

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Posted Oct 21, 2001
3/4 64%

The X-Files - Fight the Future (1998)

"Ultimately, in the film, Carter delivers the goods to die-hard fans." ‐ San Francisco Examiner
Posted Dec 31, 1999