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Tom Glasson

Tom Glasson

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

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
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
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
Posted Jul 11, 2016
2.5/5 68% Central Intelligence (2016) "Full of potential but light on substance. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 2, 2016
2/5 32% Independence Day: Resurgence (2016) "'Big, Dumb & Fun' is a legitimate genre, but Independence Day: Resurgence forgot the fun. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jun 29, 2016
4/5 99% 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
Posted Jun 2, 2016
2/5 51% Bastille Day "A fast-paced but thin-scripted affair that does little other than re-confirm Idris Elba's action man credentials. " ‐ Concrete Playground
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
Posted Apr 28, 2016
2/5 16% 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
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
Posted Apr 6, 2016
2/5 26% London Has Fallen (2016) "The sequel nobody was calling for. " ‐ Concrete Playground
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
Posted Feb 17, 2016
3/5 61% Concussion (2015) "The science shines brightest in this confronting true story that brings shocking new meaning to the phrase 'contact sport'. " ‐ Concrete Playground
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
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
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
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
Posted Dec 16, 2015
3/5 67% The Night Before (2015) "It's A Wonderful Life meets Pineapple Express in this stoner Christmas comedy. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Dec 8, 2015
3/5 57% 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
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
Posted Nov 19, 2015
3/5 81% Man Up (2015) "A refreshing 'un-romantic' comedy detailing the many pitfalls of modern dating. " ‐ Concrete Playground
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
Posted Nov 9, 2015
3/5 85% The Walk (2015) "It's no Man On Wire, but it is a rare and welcome example of 3D done right. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 22, 2015
2.5/5 61% Legend (2015) "A film defined by spectacular performances and misfiring direction. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 22, 2015
3.5/5 75% Black Mass (2015) "The long overdue return of Johnny Depp, dramatic actor. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 12, 2015
3/5 62% The Intern (2015) "A heartwarming tale of friendship and a constructive engagement with feminism and gender inequality. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Oct 6, 2015
3/5 27% Pan (2015) "Mad Max: Fury Road for kids. " ‐ Concrete Playground
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
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
Posted Sep 14, 2015
4/5 87% Straight Outta Compton (2015) "A slick, provocative and timely biopic about one of hip hop's most iconic groups. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 31, 2015
2.5/5 61% Southpaw (2015) "Strong performances from Gyllenhaal and Whitaker save Southpaw from otherwise being a complete write-off. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 24, 2015
3/5 67% The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) "Style wins out over substance in Guy Ritchie's playful reimagining of the popular '60s TV show. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 17, 2015
3/5 85% Trainwreck (2015) "A traditional romcom with an entirely untraditional difference: a strong, sexual female lead. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Aug 3, 2015
3.5/5 81% Ant-Man (2015) "Funny, charming and very family friendly, Ant-Man is a solid debut for what will almost certainly develop into a meatier and more assured trilogy. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 14, 2015
3.5/5 63% Magic Mike XXL (2015) "Sexy, funny and surprisingly heartwarming, Magic Mike XXL is an appealing road movie in disguise. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 11, 2015
2.5/5 25% Terminator Genisys (2015) "In the year of the franchise, Genisys is far from perfect, but much more fun than Jurassic. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 6, 2015
5/5 95% Amy (2015) "An overwhelmingly tragic and absorbing portrait piece. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jul 3, 2015
2/5 46% Ted 2 (2015) "Juvenile and offensive, Ted 2 fires off a lot of jokes, yet few of them find their mark. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jun 29, 2015
3/5 71% Jurassic World (2015) "Sadly, Jurassic World's magnificent dinosaurs just aren't enough to overcome the logic failings of a surprisingly recycled plot. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jun 17, 2015
2.5/5 50% Tomorrowland (2015) "Tomorrowland proves too preachy for adults yet too confronting for children. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jun 2, 2015
2.5/5 48% San Andreas (2015) "Big, Dumb and Fun' should almost be its own genre by now, and San Andreas is nothing but. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted May 31, 2015
5/5 97% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "Ferocious and irresistible, Mad Max: Fury Road is a modern masterpiece that could redefine the action standard. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted May 18, 2015
2/5 17% The Gunman (2015) "Too violent to be taken seriously and too serious to be any fun. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Apr 26, 2015
2/5 44% The Call (2013) "A simple but tense thriller told from the perspective of kidnap victim and 911-responder. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 23, 2015
4/5 67% World War Z (2013) "Action trumps horror in this fast-paced zombie thriller. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 23, 2015
3.5/5 72% Big Eyes (2014) "Burton has crafted one of his most understated films; a fascinating study into 1950s sexual politics and art-world deceit. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 23, 2015
3.5/5 74% Inherent Vice (2015) "A Lebowski-esque adaptation of Thomas Pynchon's novel that's as bewildering as it is entertaining. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 15, 2015
3/5 56% Focus (2015) "Surprisingly enjoyable in spite of its flaws, Focus almost 'cons' you into having a good time. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Mar 11, 2015
4.5/5 99% Selma (2015) "With the events of Ferguson so fresh in our memories, Selma is uncomfortable yet necessary viewing. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Feb 13, 2015
3.5/5 79% The Theory of Everything (2014) "The Theory of Everything serves as a fitting reminder that beyond the extraordinary maths lies a man: mortal, flawed and confounded by love. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Feb 2, 2015
4.5/5 91% Birdman (2014) "Filmed like a play but choreographed like a dance, Birdman is cinematic ballet. " ‐ Concrete Playground
Posted Jan 12, 2015
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