Tom Glasson Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Tom Glasson

Tom Glasson
Tom Glasson's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Concrete Playground

Movie Reviews Only

Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
1/5 30% Fist Fight (2017) A strong contender for both 'Worst Film' and 'Least Funny Comedy' of 2017. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2017
2.5/5 35% The Great Wall (2017) Spectacular costumes and a literal cast of thousands, yet not a single, well-defined character in sight. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2017
2.5/5 41% Gold (2017) Not even a determined McConaughey can make this real life drama about the hunt for gold sparkle.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2017
3.5/5 75% Split (2017) This suspenseful and unsettling thriller is a welcome return to form for writer-director M. Night Shyamalan.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2017
4/5 89% Jackie (2016) A captivating and unflinching portrait of private grief amidst one of history's most public tragedies.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2017
1.5/5 18% Assassin's Creed (2016) Over-produced and devoid of tension, Assassin's Creed ignores all the things that made its source material great.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2017
3.5/5 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Dark, gritty and heavy on the nostalgia, what Rogue One lacks in dialogue it makes up for in action. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2016
3.5/5 73% Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016) With dazzling effects and wondrous new characters, J.K. Rowling's world of witchcraft and wizardry is back with a 1920s steampunk feel.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 24, 2016
4/5 82% The Founder (2017) A fascinating study of the man who turned a small-scale hamburger joint into a $62 billion empire.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2016
4/5 94% Arrival (2016) A terrific example of how to put the 'science' back into 'sci-fi' without compromising pace or action. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2016
2.5/5 51% The Accountant (2016) This improbable thriller starts out strong but quickly becomes bogged down in unnecessary plot twists.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2016
3/5 86% Hacksaw Ridge (2016) Mel Gibson returns to the director's chair with a brutal, confronting and uplifting true story of extraordinary heroism.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2016
3.5/5 90% Doctor Strange (2016) Visually, this is Inception dialled up to eleven, a world-bending, shape-shifting and time-distorting Escher painting filled with heroes and villains duelling over the possibility of immortality.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 27, 2016
2/5 37% Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) Like a dull double-episode of NCIS. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 26, 2016
1.5/5 19% Inferno (2016) We'd rather just watch Tom Hanks wander the great museums of the world with a Go-Pro strapped to his head and hear him whisper interesting tidbits and trivia. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2016
3.5/5 83% Deepwater Horizon (2016) An earnest tribute to the men who lost their lives and a solid rebuke to those who were responsible.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2016
3/5 63% The Magnificent Seven (2016) An old-school western, full of good guys, bad guys, gunplay and grit.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2016
4/5 85% Sully (2016) Eastwood and Hanks back to doing what they do best: understated Everyman heroism in a gripping yet heartwarming piece of cinema.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2016
3/5 60% War Dogs (2016) Bland, unimaginative and ill-befitting the extraordinary story behind it, War Dogs feels like an amazing opportunity gone begging.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2016
2/5 59% Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (2016) More like a reunion episode than a film, bouncing from scene to scene with barely a plot in sight.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2016
2.5/5 26% Suicide Squad (2016) Overblown and underwritten, Leto plays the Joker like a pantomime gangster whose only threatening quality is the possibility of more scenes. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2016
3.5/5 56% Jason Bourne (2016) This previously genre-defying franchise now feels very much conventional.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2016
3/5 36% The Legend of Tarzan (2016) A superhero movie with a social conscience that continually flits in and out of getting the balance right.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2016
3/5 73% Ghostbusters (2016) It's a reboot, not a remake, and its four new leads are fantastic.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2016
2.5/5 69% Central Intelligence (2016) Full of potential but light on substance.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2016
2/5 31% Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) 'Big, Dumb & Fun' is a legitimate genre, but Independence Day: Resurgence forgot the fun.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2016
4/5 97% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) Offbeat, intimate and impressively affecting, this Kiwi comedy is one of the year's strongest films to date.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jun 2, 2016
2/5 46% The Take (Bastille Day) (2016) A fast-paced but thin-scripted affair that does little other than re-confirm Idris Elba's action man credentials.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted May 20, 2016
5/5 90% Captain America: Civil War (2016) Not only does Civil War eschew the dull trend of city-wide destruction, it bases its entire plot on the consequences of having caused all that ruin.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2016
2/5 17% The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) A film so confused it honestly doesn't even know if it's a prequel or a sequel.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2016
3/5 79% Where to Invade Next (2016) It's like an infomercial for The Great Society, and Moore's least cynical film in years. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2016
2/5 25% London Has Fallen (2016) The sequel nobody was calling for. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2016
3.5/5 74% Trumbo (2015) Bryan Cranston shines in this remarkable true story about one of the darkest periods in Hollywood's history.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2016
3/5 60% Concussion (2015) The science shines brightest in this confronting true story that brings shocking new meaning to the phrase 'contact sport'.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Feb 17, 2016
3.5/5 86% Steve Jobs (2015) A balanced and often critical perspective of the flawed visionary behind Apple, Pixar and everything 'Mac'. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2016
4.5/5 96% Spotlight (2015) Powerful, absorbing and deeply moving, Spotlight is almost certainly the best film about journalism of at least the past decade. Probably more.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2016
3/5 75% The Hateful Eight (2015) Tense, claustrophobic and predictably violent, Tarantino's latest is a slow burn, three-hour epic that would have been better served as two. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2016
4.5/5 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) New planets and old faces, original characters and veterans to guide them - this is a franchise reborn, not reinvented.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2015
3/5 66% The Night Before (2015) It's A Wonderful Life meets Pineapple Express in this stoner Christmas comedy.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Dec 8, 2015
3/5 59% The Program (2016) Not quite The Armstrong Lie, it's still a compelling look inside "the most successful doping program" in cycling history.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 24, 2015
3/5 70% The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 (2015) A fittingly bleak and violent conclusion to this compelling (if also protracted) franchise.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2015
3/5 81% Man Up (2015) A refreshing 'un-romantic' comedy detailing the many pitfalls of modern dating.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2015
3/5 65% Spectre (2015) It's no Skyfall, but SPECTRE still contains all the elements of a classic Bond.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2015
3/5 84% The Walk (2015) It's no Man On Wire, but it is a rare and welcome example of 3D done right. ‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2015
2.5/5 61% Legend (2015) A film defined by spectacular performances and misfiring direction.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2015
3.5/5 74% Black Mass (2015) The long overdue return of Johnny Depp, dramatic actor.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2015
3/5 61% The Intern (2015) A heartwarming tale of friendship and a constructive engagement with feminism and gender inequality.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2015
3/5 27% Pan (2015) Mad Max: Fury Road for kids.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2015
3.5/5 73% Everest (2015) Worthy of its name, Everest is a staggering and spectacular piece of cinema that deserves to be seen.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2015
2/5 16% Pixels (2015) An excellent idea turned into a children's film where almost every joke is aimed at people over 30.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2015