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Tony Macklin

Tony Macklin
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.0/5 95% Creed (2015) The Rocky franchise has a blessed, fortuitous history ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 3, 2015
4.0/5 94% Carol (2015) It's a transcendent work of art. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 27, 2015
3.5/5 96% Spotlight (2015) Tom McCarthy is the best humanistic filmmaker in movies today. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 22, 2015
1.5/5 No Score Yet Rebound (2014) Rebound is an earnest, if faltering, first step ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 22, 2015
3.0/5 97% Brooklyn (2015) For most of its length, Brooklyn is an enchanting, intelligent mood piece. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 18, 2015
2.0/5 65% Spectre (2015) SPECTRE is like a strand of pearls. They're shiny, but they're artificial. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 7, 2015
2.0/5 62% Truth (2015) For a film titled Truth, there's a lot of hedging going on. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Nov 2, 2015
3.5/5 86% Steve Jobs (2015) Steve Jobs would say, "That's not me." Sorkin would answer, "No, I've made you more human." ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 25, 2015
3.0/5 91% Bridge of Spies (2015) Tom Hanks is the modern persona of decency. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 19, 2015
3.0/5 94% Sicario (2015) Damn it, Academy, give Roger an Oscar ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 8, 2015
2.0/5 92% The Martian (2015) It's hokier on earth than on Mars. At least, in The Martian it is. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Oct 4, 2015
3.0/5 92% Grandma (2015) Grandma is more benchmark than Hallmark. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 19, 2015
2.0/5 72% Pawn Sacrifice (2015) Pawn Sacrifice is a character study without much character. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 16, 2015
1.5/5 79% Z For Zachariah (2015) Z for Zachariah is post-apocalyptic claptrap. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 14, 2015
2.0/5 77% Jimmy's Hall (2015) Jimmy's Hall is more Plotloose than Footloose. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Sep 8, 2015
1.5/5 40% She's Funny That Way (2015) I admit that when I recently saw She's Funny That Way, I swore at the screen. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 31, 2015
2.0/5 85% The Wolfpack (2015) What's next, The Wolfpack Meets The Kardashians? ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 20, 2015
3.0/5 87% Straight Outta Compton (2015) Because of its heart and spirit, Straight Outta Compton is even for some of those who don't know the difference between Ice Cube and Ice-T. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 16, 2015
3.5/5 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) Mr. Hunt, your lasting assignment is to keep the IMF in Cruise control. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Aug 5, 2015
2.0/5 44% Irrational Man (2015) Woody skimps on logic. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 31, 2015
3.0/5 61% Southpaw (2015) Southpaw is MMA. Mixed Movie Arts, with the emphasis on mixed. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 29, 2015
2.0/5 85% Trainwreck (2015) Schumer flaunts shtick. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 21, 2015
2.0/5 79% Infinitely Polar Bear (2015) Infinitely Polar Bear might be called Infinitely Nepotism. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 19, 2015
3.0/5 88% Mr. Holmes (2015) Basil Rathbone is long gone. And Sherlock is 93 years old. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 13, 2015
2.5/5 89% Dope (2015) The first half of Dope is grounded in infectious authenticity; the second half is haphazard. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jul 2, 2015
2.0/5 46% Ted 2 (2015) MacFarlane has lost his way. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 27, 2015
3.0/5 98% Inside Out (2015) Move over, William Bendix. The Life of Riley is now female. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 22, 2015
3.0/5 94% The Wrecking Crew (2015) The Wrecking Crew is kind of a home movie -- not cinematically accomplished -- but it is fascinating. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 15, 2015
2.5/5 91% Love & Mercy (2015) The Good Vibrations outlast the bad. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jun 3, 2015
4.0/5 99% Leviathan (2014) How can a bleak film be dazzling? It can, when you think about it. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 31, 2015
3.0/5 83% I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story (2015) Children love and understand the majestic galoot. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 21, 2015
3.5/5 87% Lambert & Stamp (2015) In modern film there's a genre that is original, bracing, and meaningful. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 17, 2015
2.0/5 51% 5 Flights Up (2015) What's not to like about Morgan Freeman? ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 12, 2015
2.0/5 93% Ex Machina (2015) Ex Machina will work best for those who are intrigued by the mere thought of artificial intelligence. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted May 2, 2015
3.0/5 84% While We're Young (2015) While We're Young is a rare experience -- it vaulted over my dire preconceptions. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 23, 2015
3.5/5 83% Far from Men (2015) A movie based on an Albert Camus story. Now that's existential. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 18, 2015
3.0/5 78% Danny Collins (2015) Imagine. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Apr 1, 2015
2.0/5 No Score Yet Candlestick (2015) Indie filmmakers have to carry a heavy load. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Mar 24, 2015
2.0/5 63% The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015) The sequel to a film about old age is more old age. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Mar 1, 2015
3.0/5 64% The Rewrite (2015) Hugh Grant has the best facial expression of bemusement in films. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 16, 2015
2.5/5 98% Mr. Turner (2014) Mr. Turner, for better or worse, is a film that stays with you. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 10, 2015
2.5/5 88% Still Alice (2015) As lyrical as Angels in America may be, it hijacks the focus. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 4, 2015
3.0/5 92% The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) Even a squirrelly director finds a nut once in a while. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Feb 2, 2015
2.0/5 51% The Humbling (2015) King Lear becomes Glee. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 26, 2015
2.0/5 98% Boyhood (2014) Boyhood: Concept: A Execution: C -- ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 15, 2015
3.0/5 74% Inherent Vice (2015) You should take brownies, instead of popcorn, to Inherent Vice. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 7, 2015
3.0/5 93% Force Majeure (2014) Force Majeure is the human condition under assault. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Jan 5, 2015
2.0/5 51% Unbroken (2014) Released in the U.S. on December 25, Unbroken is a Jolie, Jolie Christmas. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 26, 2014
3.0/5 88% Foxcatcher (2014) Foxcatcher is one of the bleakest visions ever about the American Dream in a mainstream movie. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 18, 2014
3.0/5 99% Selma (2015) Selma could have a major effect beyond the theaters. ‐ tonymacklin.net
Posted Dec 11, 2014