Todd Jorgenson Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Todd Jorgenson

Todd Jorgenson

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
37% The Brothers Grimsby (2016) "The attempts at satire fall flat despite some broad targets, and the result produces more groans than laughs. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
89% My Golden Days (Trois Souvenirs De Ma Jeunesse) (2016) "... finds a balance of humor, romance and poignancy throughout most of its segments that crosses cultural boundaries. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
77% Elvis & Nixon (2016) "The satirical energy picks up considerably once the King finally arrives at the White House, but the two halves are so different that it's worth considering whether the material would have worked better as a one-act play. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
71% A Hologram for the King (2016) "... modest in its plotting but wise in its message. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
0% Term Life (2016) "... a clichéd noir wannabe script that manages only some meager laughs amid the generic shootouts and chase sequences. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
76% Keanu (2016) "This big-screen venture from the comedy team of Key and Peele might have worked better as a sketch on their eponymous television show than it does at feature length. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
96% Gleason (2016) "... a raw but inspirational tribute to fatherhood and perseverance that overflows with humanity. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
26% Five Nights in Maine (2016) "With its intimate setting and deliberate pace, the film feels like an acting workshop that might have worked better on stage. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
60% The Mind's Eye (2016) "... evokes the early works of Cronenberg or De Palma but doesn't have much substance beneath the grainy surface. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
98% Little Men (2016) "The rewards are plentiful, as the film offers a perceptive glimpse into socioeconomic challenges, artistic struggles, family bonds and childhood innocence. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Aug 5, 2016
75% Wiener-Dog (2016) "Not for all tastes, the well acted but deliberately paced result includes some clever observations while not adding up to much in the end. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
77% The Shallows (2016) "Indeed, there's nothing deep about this latest thriller featuring a stranded person facing the elements at sea. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
82% River (2016) "This cat-and-mouse thriller might be set in Laos, but its contrivances are right out of Hollywood. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
77% The Phenom (2016) "The mental side of baseball might be critical to winning, but it's not all that exciting to watch. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
98% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) "... uses familiar themes to launch a exploration of misfit male bonding and surrogate families with heartfelt tenderness and visual flair. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
67% Swiss Army Man (2016) "As the film tries to juggle conflicting tones, the premise can't sustain itself at feature length. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
70% Our Kind of Traitor (2016) "... a taut and stylish effort that gradually ratchets up the suspense and international intrigue as the stakes are raised and the lines between heroes and villains are blurred. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
36% The Legend of Tarzan (2016) "... mostly manipulates the Tarzan mythology - or "legend," if you will - into a summer blockbuster framework, instead of the other way around. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
75% The BFG (2016) "... a crowd-pleasing tribute to the source material that should enchant a new generation. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 31, 2016
88% Zero Days (2016) "... becomes too dense with its historical context and geeky code talk, yet with regard to broader issues, the even-handed approach makes the impact more provocative. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
93% Our Little Sister (Umimachi Diary) (2016) "While it lacks some of the more profound observations of Kore-eda's best work, the filmmaker's more gentle approach still allows his subtle humanity to shine through. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
84% Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You (2016) "... gives moviegoers a fresh perspective on his memorable work and its continuing relevance. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
81% Captain Fantastic (2016) "... both amusing and unsettling, and able to elicit both sympathy and disdain. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
36% Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016) "Aggressively vulgar while straining to be outrageous, it's like one of those rehearsal-dinner toasts remembered for all the wrong reasons. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
74% The Secret Life of Pets (2016) "The animal antics (plus the nonstop mayhem crammed into every frame) are likely to please children, while some of the sight gags and one-liners will satisfy their accompanying adults. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
69% The Infiltrator (2016) "... a solid, workmanlike effort even if it never cashes in on that potential for deeper relevance and moral complexity. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
17% Undrafted (2016) "The errors outnumber the hits in this heartfelt ensemble drama meant to pay tribute to the uniting power of baseball. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
28% Outlaws and Angels (2016) "... has some evocative touches considering its shoestring budget, but little compelling drama along the way. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
32% Equals (2016) "Despite some powerful character-driven moments, the deliberately paced result is more pretentious than provocative as it maintains a frustrating emotional distance. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
91% Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words (2016) "... provides a fresh perspective for a new generation on an innovative entertainer whose stance on artistic freedom still resonates today. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
71% Café Society (2016) "Allen fashions an affectionate period re-creation of Hollywood and his beloved New York, offering a heartfelt glimpse into a bygone era. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 30, 2016
13% Ice Age: Collision Course (2016) "The diminishing returns continue in the fifth installment of this tired animated franchise. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
96% Hooligan Sparrow (2016) "Although it's structurally uneven, the film shines a thought-provoking spotlight on a courageous woman and offers a worthwhile salute to grassroots activism in the face of oppression. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
99% Don't Think Twice (2016) "A heartfelt tribute to improvisational collaboration, this ensemble comedy has plenty of laughs along with its sharply observed examination of the fickle nature of fame. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
60% Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016) "The concept fails to spark at feature length, with the chemistry between the charismatic stars feeling more obnoxious than charming. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
88% Miss Sharon Jones! (2016) "While Jones is captivating even away from the stage, the film shortchanges other potentially intriguing angles. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
65% The Land (2016) "... tries to dissect the cyclical nature of urban poverty, but the earnest intentions too often become formulaic and predictable. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
81% Equity (2016) "Despite some frustrating contrivances, the film subtly explores gender politics while sharply observing corporate dynamics. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
56% Jason Bourne (2016) "... doesn't serve to advance the franchise as much as to prolong it. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 29, 2016
64% Nerve (2016) "By the end, you'll wish you hadn't been a watcher. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jul 27, 2016
7% Mother's Day (2016) "... aggressively tries to jerk tears at every opportunity by peddling cheap platitudes and sappy contrivances. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
97% Dark Horse (2016) "You don't need to be an equine enthusiast to become captivated by this inspiring documentary. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
19% Mothers and Daughters (2016) "There's no chance of genuine emotional investment in these characters amid the aggressively heavy-handed contrivances, trite platitudes and eye-rolling conflict resolutions. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
77% Elstree 1976 (2016) "Amid some amusing tidbits, most of the anecdotes aren't very compelling or insightful, and there's not much else. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
89% Dheepan (2016) "While gradually building tension, it succeeds most as an intimate and provocative look at refugee struggles given added emotional resonance by current events. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
79% The Family Fang (2016) "This offbeat dysfunctional family saga sidesteps clichés with its tale of adult children trying to escape the past. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
61% The Trust (2016) "This subversive rearranging of genre clichés features a pair of amusing performances and a quirky vibe to overcome its pedestrian plotting. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
81% Sunset Song (2016) "... worthwhile for its evocative glimpse into the period and the setting, and for the resulting contrast between insulated blue-collar farmers and the changing world around them. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
23% Pelé: Birth of a Legend (2016) "Soccer fans won't get a kick from this lackluster biopic of one of the game's all-time greats. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
98% Love & Friendship (2016) "Whit Stillman might have been Jane Austen in a past life, because the filmmaker's sense matches the author's sensibility in this frequently amusing adaptation. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
90% The Lobster (2016) "... creates a fascinating world of repression and isolation, and tackles it with a deadpan sense of humor. " ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Posted Jun 17, 2016
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