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Tony Macklin

Tony Macklin
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.0/5 83% Silence (2017) Of all the films of 2016, Silence may be the film that becomes a classic. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 19, 2017
2.5/5 87% Lion (2016) You can start 2017 with positive vibes. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 7, 2017
2.5/5 92% Hidden Figures (2017) You can start 2017 with positive vibes. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 7, 2017
2.5/5 95% Fences (2016) Denzel Washington is the man. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 30, 2016
2.0/5 93% La La Land (2016) La La Land is a musical without grace. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 12, 2016
3.5/5 97% Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) Hunt for the Wilderpeople is a kicky treat. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 11, 2016
3.5/5 88% Born To Be Blue (2016) What makes Born to be Blue a special film is the phenomenal performance of Ethan Hawke as the addled, wounded Baker. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 5, 2016
3.0/5 54% Rules Don't Apply (2016) Rules Don't Apply is a Warren Beatty crap-shoot. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 28, 2016
2.5/5 96% Manchester by the Sea (2016) What's all the fuss about? ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 22, 2016
2.5/5 82% Super 8 (2011) Like Silly Putty, Super 8 is silly fun. It stretches, snaps, and bounces. It's as elastic as pubescent imagination. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 21, 2016
3.0/5 89% Loving (2016) Loving is a plaintive reminder of what once was. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 20, 2016
2.0/5 81% Denial (2016) One of the problems with Denial is that it lacks the fire of conscience and replaces it with cool legal strategy. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 14, 2016
3.0/5 97% Weiner (2016) Weiner is Rehabilitation Lost. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 25, 2016
3.5/5 72% The Birth of a Nation (2016) The Birth of a Nation is a harrowing, human testament. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 12, 2016
2.0/5 63% The Magnificent Seven (2016) Times are a-changing.' ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 27, 2016
3.0/5 61% Snowden (2016) Snowden is a movie that percolates with ideas. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 17, 2016
2.5/5 85% Sully (2016) Sully is a film made by a pro's pro about a pro's pro. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 14, 2016
2.5/5 92% The Nice Guys (2016) The Nice Guys is a glorious mess of a movie. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 5, 2016
2.0/5 45% Hands of Stone (2016) Hands of Stone is a mixed punching bag. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 31, 2016
4.0/5 98% Hell or High Water (2016) Hell or High Water is an elegy for the disenfranchised. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 20, 2016
2.0/5 82% Indignation (2016) Goodbye, Columbus becomes Goodbye, Indignation. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 17, 2016
2.0/5 92% Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words (2016) Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words is a riff on the creative process. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 9, 2016
2.0/5 56% Jason Bourne (2016) Jason Bourne was written by a film editor. That pretty much says it all. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 30, 2016
2.0/5 70% Café Society (2016) Cafe Society is glib rather than droll or witty or incisive. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 22, 2016
4.0/5 100% Six By Sondheim (2013) Six by Sondheim is an intriguing, human portrait of a man and his music, and if you care about creativity, you probably should seek it out. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 15, 2016
2.5/5 71% Our Kind of Traitor (2016) Our Kind of Traitor replaces the book's stings with the film's melodious strings. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 4, 2016
1.5/5 69% Swiss Army Man (2016) It's like outtakes from a failed project by M. Night Shyamalan or Mel Brooks. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 29, 2016
2.0/5 47% Free State of Jones (2016) Free State of Jones is a fitful product of mutual "jonesing around." ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 27, 2016
3.5/5 97% Dark Horse (2016) Dark Horse is an incredible tale about luck and pluck. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 11, 2016
5.0/5 98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) Is Sergio Leone's Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) the best western of all time? ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 6, 2016
1.5/5 89% The Lobster (2016) What animal would director Lanthimos pick to be changed into? Would it be The Skunk? ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 29, 2016
5.0/10 89% The Last Hurrah (1958) The Last Hurrah is an ignored classic. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 25, 2016
2.0/5 48% X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) It's a gluttonous feast of special effects. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 11, 2016
2.0/5 83% Hello, My Name is Doris (2016) Hello, My Name is Doris suffers from the loss of credibility at the end. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 29, 2016
3.5/5 77% Elvis & Nixon (2016) Elvis & Nixon could be subtitled, The King Who Would Be Man ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 20, 2016
2.5/5 95% The Jungle Book (2016) The memories from time past are CGI'd into oblivion. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 17, 2016
3.0/5 83% Midnight Special (2016) In many ways, it's like a brilliant episode of The X-Files. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 8, 2016
2.0/5 95% Eye In The Sky (2016) It rigs its case on the sentimental side. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Mar 23, 2016
3.0/5 93% Michael Jackson's Journey From Motown to Off the Wall (2016) In a sense, it's a remembrance of things past for all of us. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Mar 7, 2016
2.0/5 85% Hail, Caesar! (2016) Hail, Caesar! is the Coen Brothers at their mildest. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 10, 2016
1.5/5 93% Anomalisa (2015) Anomalisa is snide filmmaking. Ersatz creativity. It reeks of therapy. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 25, 2016
2.5/5 62% MI-5 (Spooks: The Greater Good) (2015) Can an enduring, hardy British television show make it on the big screen? ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 18, 2016
1.5/5 74% Youth (2015) Youth is a hodgepodge of music and dissonance. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 16, 2016
2.5/5 60% Concussion (2015) Concussion may have no target audience. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 28, 2015
3.0/5 69% The Danish Girl (2015) The Danish Girl is a love story. And it is about human decency. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 26, 2015
2.5/5 81% The Revenant (2015) As an actor, DiCaprio has made crawling his forte. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 23, 2015
3.0/5 75% The Hateful Eight (2015) Is The Hateful Eight a blizzard of ego or the film in 2015 that has the best chance of being a classic? ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 21, 2015
2.5/5 92% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015) If the original created dreams, the latest creates nightmares. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 16, 2015
3.0/5 61% Legend (2015) Hardy is an ensemble all by himself. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 13, 2015
2.0/5 88% The Big Short (2015) The Big Short is cluttered and willy-nilly. Most of all, it pulls its punches. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 5, 2015