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
3/5 86% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) An enjoyable ride, yet less innovative than its predecessor, mostly expanding upon existing plot lines, jokes and glitzy action sequences.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2017
3.5/5 66% The Fate of the Furious (2017) Despite the major departure from its origins, The Fate of the Furious still delivers in spades when it comes to entertainment.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2017
1.5/5 16% CHIPS (2017) Some TV reboots would be better left un-rebooted.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2017
3/5 90% The Lego Batman Movie (2017) An entertaining, self-aware take on cinema's grumpiest superhero.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2017
2/5 68% Life (2017) Intelligent life on Mars, perhaps, but none in this by-the-numbers sci-fi horror flick.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2017
3.5/5 77% Kong: Skull Island (2017) Big, dumb and fun, Kong is an exhilarating, old-school action romp.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Mar 10, 2017
4/5 92% Logan (2017) A violent, gritty and soulful tribute to the character behind so much of this franchise's enduring popularity.‐ Concrete Playground
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2017
1/5 27% 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 42% 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 17% 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 84% 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 52% 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 87% 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 84% 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 25% 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 64% 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