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Tony Norman
Tony Norman's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
2.5/4 82% Deadpool 2 (2018) Deadpool 2 feels about as fresh as an old jelly doughnut covered with fire ants. Sure, you could eat it if you were starving, but it would never occur to you to recommend ingesting a mouthful of stinging ants and crusty pastry.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted May 16, 2018
3.5/4 83% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) This movie almost, but not quite seamlessly, brings together the disparate strands of a decade's worth of Marvel/Disney movies.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2018
3.5/4 97% Black Panther (2018) The continent that gave birth to humanity won't look the same on the big screen ever again thanks to the introduction of Wakanda, the fictional home of the most technologically advanced people on the planet.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2018
2.5/4 40% Justice League (2017) It's not a bad movie, but it is far from super. ‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2017
3/4 92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Director Taika Waititi has a predilection for comedy that comes through in practically every scene.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Nov 3, 2017
4/4 93% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) It forces audiences to struggle honestly with the question of what separates humans from every other species in nature and whether that difference means we're truly superior or simply the arrogant place holder for whatever comes next.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2017
3/4 83% Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) If ever a movie exemplified the paradox of expectation, it is Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted May 4, 2017
3.5/4 94% Fences (2016) The film is a triumph of expanded stagecraft and cinematic vision thanks to the skill and conscientiousness of director Denzel Washington.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2016
3/4 85% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) Rogue One is at its best when it explores the relationship between the characters at ground level. They are a scrappy lot with a lot of heart.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2016
4/4 89% Doctor Strange (2016) The undisputed stars of Doctor Strange are the kaleidoscopic special effects and glimpses of strange new realities conjured in nearly every scene.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2016
2/4 27% Suicide Squad (2016) The plot is unbelievably dumb, but there are some winning performances.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2016
3/4 91% Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) Let's get down to brass tacks. Folks want to know if a movie featuring a gun-toting raccoon and a bipedal tree can possibly be any good. The short answer is -- yes!‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2016
3.5/4 90% X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) X-Men: Days of Future Past is a smart, inspiring piece of filmmaking that will satisfy even the most discriminating comic book snob.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2016
2.5/4 48% X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) X-Men Apocalypse would be considered a perfectly acceptable superhero movie if far more satisfying movies in the genre didn't already exist.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted May 26, 2016
3.5/4 91% Captain America: Civil War (2016) Captain America: Civil War, the third and perhaps final installment of the Captain America movie franchise is the kind of smart, emotionally resonant and visually exhilarating movie fans of the genre have been waiting for.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted May 6, 2016
3.5/4 99% Timbuktu (2015) The first thing a viewer notices about Malian filmmaker Abderrahmane Sissako's Timbuktu... is how beautiful it is, given its grim subject matter -- the occupation of the ancient West African region on the edge of the Sahara by jihadis.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2015
3/4 84% Blue Caprice (2013) Washington plays the character based on John Muhammad with a persuasive swagger. Paternal pride mixed with a quiet madness dances in his eyes as he lectures his young partner on the fine points of disrupting the social order.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Dec 30, 2013
2/4 66% Thor: The Dark World (2013) The battle scenes in Thor: The Dark World are interminable and muddy, thanks to the 3-D technology that makes everything look darker than it should.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2013
3.5/4 79% Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) Captain America: The First Avenger is the movie adaptation fans of the comic book have been waiting for.‐ Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Read More | Posted Jul 22, 2011