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Todd Jorgenson

Todd Jorgenson
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
30% Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017) You'd expect this portrait of the infamous whistleblower to contain more insight and suspense - and to fill in more gaps.‐ Cinemalogue.com
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77% Una (2017) Although the direction sometimes is overwrought, the result has a raw intensity in its character-driven moments that's both powerful and unsettling.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
84% Tom of Finland (2017) ... provides an intriguing glimpse into the relationship between art and commerce, set against a backdrop of cultural repression and restraint.‐ Cinemalogue.com
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23% 6 Below: Miracle On The Mountain (2017) As the title suggests, the outcome isn't in doubt in this lackluster survival drama.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
30% The Secret Scripture (2017) As the mystery unfolds, the film gradually strains credibility and becomes more formulaic in structure.‐ Cinemalogue.com
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94% Human Flow (2017) ... commendable as much for its exhaustive scope as for its thought-provoking message.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
87% Professor Marston & The Wonder Women (2017) The period drama seems overall too polished and safe, considering the scandalous and provocative subject matter.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
84% Marshall (2017) Despite its flaws, the film winds up doing justice to its true-life subject in a low-key and unassuming manner that Marshall himself would have probably appreciated.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 13, 2017
42% The Mountain Between Us (2017) A pair of committed performances become lost amid a series of improbable twists and chilly contrivances.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
18% All Eyez on Me (2017) It's often so straightforward and celebratory that it lacks the rebellious spirit of its uniquely talented subject.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
75% Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton (2017) As with other surfing documentaries, this portrait of the legendary big-wave daredevil has its best moments on the water.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
91% Walking Out (2017) Although it sometimes feels too bleak, it's well acted and evocatively captures its remote setting to the extent that you can almost feel the chill in the air.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
40% So B. It (2017) The scattered episodes of character-driven charm become lost amid the accumulating afflictions and strained attempts to yank at the heartstrings.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
65% The Osiris Child: Science Fiction Volume One (2017) It might take place in another galaxy, but the clichés in this incoherent science-fiction thriller come straight from Earth.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
47% My Little Pony: The Movie (2017) It would be more tolerable without the forgettable songs that needlessly pad the running time. ‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
100% Dina (2017) ... manages to balance sympathy for their situation without resorting to cheap sentiment, even if the approach lacks true objectivity.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
95% Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017) ... plenty of testosterone-fueled brutality within a textured if self-indulgent revenge saga that employs an effectively gritty throwback visual style amid its narrative meandering.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
92% Barracuda (2017) ... gradually ratchets up the tension and offers a fresh take on familiar material.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017
84% Battle of the Sexes (2017) ... conveys both the absurd spectacle and underlying high stakes in its true-life tale, while staging the climactic on-court action with crowd-pleasing flair.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
87% American Made (2017) A serious treatment might have been more informative, but probably not as entertaining.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
60% Te Ata (2017) She's a worthwhile subject, although this dry and deliberately paced cinematic treatment hardly does justice to her talent or legacy.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
97% Lucky (2017) Both humorous and heartwarming, it's a lovely showcase.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
25% The Sound (2017) Some intriguing concepts become lost amid all the supernatural nonsense.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2017
38% The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017) Given the constant bickering and contrived conflict, none of the characters seem to like one another, and the audience quickly understands why.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
23% The Wilde Wedding (2017) An esteemed ensemble cast is squandered in this lackluster romantic comedy.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
31% Rebel in the Rye (2017) ... provides only mild insight into Salinger's artistic process, and salutes his tormented brilliance without offering much depth beyond the mystique.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
0% The Show (2017) There's plenty of emotion but precious little sense packed into this acerbic media satire that winds up more heavy-handed than provocative.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
19% Woodshock (2017) There are excessive shots of people sleeping in this lugubrious meditation on grief, and some moviegoers might join them.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
96% Stronger (2017) By digging beneath the headlines, it's an intimate yet uplifting character study that conveys gritty authenticity rather than settling for sentimentality or cheap catharsis.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
56% Last Rampage (2017) Patrick's performance as a manipulative, scripture-quoting sociopath rises above the formula.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
83% The King's Choice (2017) ... capably provides a broad overview of a pivotal chapter in European history.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
17% Friend Request (2017) Feeling outdated and lacking genuine frights for genre aficionados, this is an easy choice to unfriend.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
50% Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) This sequel ratchets up the technical bravado and the stunt casting within its globetrotting tale of espionage, while forgetting to incorporate a compelling story worthy of advancing the fledgling franchise.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2017
67% The Challenge (2017) ... provides an immersive and fascinating look at a subculture of modern excesses clashing with cultural and spiritual traditions.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
65% 6 Days (2017) ... manages some tense moments and mild intrigue, yet it never allows much room for character development along the way.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
59% Lemon (2017) Although there are some scattered deadpan laughs, the film prefers to mock rather than offer a shred of sympathy to Isaac over his painfully awkward romantic travails.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
No Score Yet Vengeance: A Love Story (2017) By now, Nicolas Cage can practically sleepwalk through these types of generic vigilante roles.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
93% Rat Film (2017) Perhaps the world wasn't clamoring for a documentary about the history of rat control in Baltimore, but this offbeat cinematic essay is hardly a pest.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
100% In Search of Fellini (2017) Cinephiles should appreciate this nostalgic coming-of-age drama that finds its own modest niche while capturing the spirit of the legendary Italian filmmaker.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
72% Dayveon (2017) ... offers a raw yet sincere portrait of adolescence, with a firm grasp on its characters and setting.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
81% Brad's Status (2017) Watching a contemporary misanthrope wallow in self-pity and regret isn't as depressing as it sounds in this incisive and well-acted character study‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
33% American Assassin (2017) The obligatory twists and plot mechanics feel inauthentic and cause the excitement to dwindle.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
69% mother! (2017) ... admirably tries to inject moral complexity into a familiar scenario, but overall is more pretentious than provocative.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2017
74% Shot Caller (2017) Some compelling sequences chronicling brutal prison life can't compensate for the film's logically dubious premise and subsequently lazy plotting.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
91% Marjorie Prime (2017) ... a low-key meditation on grief and the power of memories that winds up feeling more manipulative than sincere.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
93% Gook (2017) Although it's rough around the edges, the expected low-budget trappings work mostly to the benefit of this gritty and evocative drama.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
83% Patti Cake$ (2017) ... brandishes a confident style and attitude, managing broad-based appeal that transcends cultural backgrounds and musical tastes.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
83% Polina (Polina, danser sa vie) (2017) The deliberately paced film finds its footing in the abundant dance sequences that encapsulate the artistic spirit driving the inner conflict of its protagonist.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
51% England Is Mine (2017) As it capably chronicles Morrissey's artistic process and the influential cultural backdrop, the film shortchanges everyone on the music. The result feels out of tune.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017
93% Clash (Eshtebak) (2017) While there's not much room for character development amid the chaos, the unsettling film is provocative without resorting to heavy-handed contrivances.‐ Cinemalogue.com
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2017