Travis Hopson

Travis Hopson

Agrees with the Tomatometer 73% of the time.

Travis Hopson's reviews (from any publication) always count toward the Tomatometer because this critic is a Tomatometer-approved critic.

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3.5/5 93% Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation (2015) "And with Cruise pushing his 53-year-old body to the limit for every death-defying spectacle, Mission: Impossible has grown into a true thrill-a-minute event, and fans certainly won't leave this one disappointed. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 30, 2015
2.5/5 23% Vacation (2015) "Consider a "staycation" instead. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 28, 2015
3/5 18% Pixels (2015) "Love for the era and respect for these games is what makes Pixels so enjoyable. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 23, 2015
3.5/5 97% The Look of Silence (2015) "Oppenheimer's films explore the absolute pits of human depravity to such a degree there's no doubt of their authenticity. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 22, 2015
4/5 80% Five Star (2015) "The complexities, the danger, and the seductiveness of the gang lifestyle are often explored in Hollywood cinema, but rarely with the authenticity and emotion seen in Keith Miller's Five Star. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 22, 2015
3/5 58% Southpaw (2015) " Southpaw definitely doesn't try to switch up its stance; the punches it lands are familiar yet impactful due to the aggressive, committed performance by star Jake Gyllenhaal. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 22, 2015
1.5/5 7% Safelight (2015) "Given that we've seen this story before and didn't like it then, Safelight should perhaps just be called "safe". " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 18, 2015
3.5/5 79% Ant-Man (2015) "Ant-Man fits neatly into the overall Marvel formula, even though it follows the beats of a traditional heist movie. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 15, 2015
4/5 85% Trainwreck (2015) "Trainwreck is a welcome breath of fresh air and the emergence of a brilliant new voice. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 15, 2015
4/5 81% Batkid Begins (2015) " Get ready to have your spirits lifted by Batkid Begins, the most heartwarming film you're going to see this year. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 13, 2015
3/5 21% Self/less (2015) "A body-swapping thriller with enough twists and turns to overcome its disappointing lack of ambition. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 13, 2015
3.5/5 94% Tangerine (2015) "A perceptive and tireless look at a minority culture within a minority culture, Tangerine should appeal to audiences far outside the LGBT community. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 7, 2015
2.5/5 51% Boulevard (2015) "Boulevard is just sad, in more ways than one. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jul 7, 2015
3/5 26% Terminator Genisys (2015) "Attempts to embrace and completely devastate everything we know and love about James Cameron's time-bending story, and as one might expect the results are a bit scattershot. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 30, 2015
3.5/5 64% Magic Mike XXL (2015) "There are plenty of peaking pecs and gyrating hips for those who are looking for it, and actually in this case these scenes are far more indulgent. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 30, 2015
3/5 30% Into The Grizzly Maze (2015) "Grizzly and gory throwback to the man vs. nature movies of previous decades. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 27, 2015
1.5/5 40% A Little Chaos (2015) " A Little Chaos doesn't have to be as dull as it ultimately turns out to be. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 26, 2015
3.5/5 74% Big Game (2015) "If Steven Spielberg, Michael Bay, and Tim Burton collaborated on an Amblin-style adventure with rocket launchers it might look something like Big Game. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 26, 2015
3/5 46% Ted 2 (2015) "MacFarlane is grasping at something profound with his screenplay, and every attempt he makes to say something relevant is undercut by the inevitable rude or racist joke. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 24, 2015
3/5 85% Glass Chin (2015) "Glass Chin is a sturdy drama delivering some heavy emotional blows, even if it doesn't score a knockout. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 24, 2015
4/5 86% Eden (2015) "Eden's formless and lackadaisical narrative perfectly captures the feel of the '90s French House era, both its rise and inevitable fall from grace. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 24, 2015
2/5 45% Dark Places (2015) "Despite a determined cast providing strong if somber-as-Hell performances, these Dark Places are better left in the shadows. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 20, 2015
3/5 85% The Tribe (2015) "There's an undeniable power to the way The Tribe plays with our senses. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 19, 2015
2/5 24% Burying the Ex (2015) "Dante hasn't been able to hit his stride in awhile, and unfortunately his latest filmBurying the Exis a lazy and uninspired attempt to recapture the old magic. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 18, 2015
4/5 98% Inside Out (2015) "Not only can it make you laugh but it will tickle your brain. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 17, 2015
3.5/5 81% Testament Of Youth (2015) "Testament of Youth remains a beautiful expression of Vera Brittain's resonant message against the senseless loss of life. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 11, 2015
4/5 71% Jurassic World (2015) "Captures the magic of Jurassic Park while employing a whole new bag of tricks to stand firmly on its own. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 10, 2015
3.5/5 61% Hungry Hearts (2015) " A relentlessly unnerving horror that will be hard to shake after the credits roll. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 5, 2015
4/5 95% Spy (2015) "If Kingsman: The Secret Service was like the maniacal twin to 007, Paul Feig's Spy is like its uproariously funny, subversive cousin. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 4, 2015
2/5 60% Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015) "This trip to the Further is sorely lacking in the ominous atmosphere that Wan so effortlessly created. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 4, 2015
3.5/5 32% Entourage (2015) "Entourage is just a Hell of a good time, and makes you feel like you're hanging out with the guys. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted Jun 2, 2015
3/5 94% I Believe in Unicorns (2015) "Even when escaping into a glistening imaginary world of unicorns and dragons, one step remains firmly planted in an all-too-familiar yet strikingly real story of first love. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 29, 2015
1.5/5 19% Aloha (2015) "As tonally misjudged as Elizabethtown and twice as disappointing, Aloha at least gave its cast a sweet paid vacation to Hawaii. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 28, 2015
2.5/5 81% Results (2015) "Perhaps due to his inexperience with this kind of lightweight material, Bujalski seems unsure whether to fully commit to the romantic angle or go with something more experimental. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 27, 2015
3/5 50% San Andreas (2015) "San Andreas is predictable fun, but with Johnson swinging in to the rescue it also delivers plenty of muscular thrills. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 27, 2015
3/5 33% Poltergeist (2015) "Poltergeist is basically a live-action version of Monster House, and that is a very good thing. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 21, 2015
1/5 18% Pound Of Flesh (2015) "There's no reason to ever watch Pound of Flesh unless you're some kind of Van Damme completist. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 21, 2015
2.5/5 50% Tomorrowland (2015) "An awkward, labored narrative structure derails any chance for Bird and co-writer Damon Lindelof to explore the progressive concepts they're so keen to introduce. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 20, 2015
4/5 94% I'll See You in My Dreams (2015) "One of the year's truly great surprises, it's a film about growing older and taking new chances. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 20, 2015
3.5/5 76% Good Kill (2015) "Good Kill is still a smart enough film to make people think about drones and decide where they stand on the issue. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 20, 2015
3.5/5 77% Time Lapse (2015) "A great little sci-fi gem that plays with time paradoxes while adding elements of a self-contained paranoia thriller. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 14, 2015
4.5/5 98% Mad Max: Fury Road (2015) "There will never be another movie like Mad Max: Fury Road. Period. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 14, 2015
3/5 65% Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) "Pitch Perfect 2 is like a perfectly decent cover version of its predecessor. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 14, 2015
2/5 53% 5 Flights Up (2015) " Are Freeman and Keaton charming enough that anybody would want to watch them rifle through Classifieds and house hunt for 90 minutes? " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 9, 2015
1.5/5 41% Preggoland (2015) "Preggoland is no bundle of joy. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 8, 2015
3.5/5 54% Maggie (2015) "Should appeal to fans of The Walking Dead rather than those expecting Dawn of the Dead. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 7, 2015
2.5/5 17% Playing It Cool (2015) "Evans has long lamented that his fans only seek out his Marvel work while his indie projects are largely ignored. Playing It Cool isn't likely to change that, unfortunately. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 7, 2015
1/5 8% Hot Pursuit (2015) "These two will not be added to the list of great comic duos anytime soon. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 7, 2015
2.5/5 16% Barely Lethal (2015) "If Barely Lethal were just another high school comedy it would be perfectly passable, but in attempting to be more it shoots nothing but blanks. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 4, 2015
3.5/5 70% Welcome to Me (2015) "...hilariously wacky and touching Welcome to Me, a showcase for what Wiig can do when put front and center. " ‐ Examiner.com
Posted May 2, 2015
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