Victoria Alexander

Victoria Alexander
Tomatometer-approved critic
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Official Websites: filmsinreview.com

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
84% Holiday (2018) A provocative film by an astonishing filmmaker that is compelling and uncompromisingly strong. A must-see. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2019
78% Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Blunt plays an arch, aloof and sly Mary Poppins. And Miranda can rap but not sing. There is no chemistry between them. - Film Festival Today EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2018
96% Roma (2018) I felt bad for the dog. - Las Vegas Informer EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2018
90% Maria By Callas (2018) Raw and very revealing. Whole arias are presented showing exactly what made Callas an icon and, in her own words, a tragic figure. - Las Vegas Informer EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2018
94% If Beale Street Could Talk (2019) A failed allegory driven by TAXI DRIVER'S music and TD's evocative gritty cinematography. Bad acts are okay if you are poor. - Film Festival Today EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
59% The Front Runner (2018) Like refusing to show the planting of the American flag on the moon in THE FIRST MAN, the infamous Monkey Business photo is missing in THE FRONT RUNNER. Whose agenda is being served? - Film Festival Today EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2018
59% The Front Runner (2018) Like refusing to show the planting of the American flag on the moon in The First Man, the infamous Monkey Business photo is missing from The Front Runner. Whose agenda is being served? - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2018
91% Widows (2018) McQueen wanted to direct a popular Hollywood caper and he has succeeded. I loved SHAME. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2018
98% Can You Ever Forgive Me? (2018) Melissa McCarthy's brave performance, Charlize-Theron-like acting jewel, deserves an Academy Award nomination. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2018
64% Suspiria (2018) A fascinating, moody landscape ripe for horror. This "remake" is far more interesting, challenging and demanding then its little-seen, poorly-reviewed original. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
75% Bad Times at the El Royale (2018) A slow start, too many songs, but it has Hemsworth at his sexiest. - Film Festival Today EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2018
29% Venom (2018) All hail Tom Hardy. No more men in masks flying around in a motorized suit. And Hardy's Taboo is set for another season. - Film Festival Today EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2018
81% Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018) Michael Moore heralds the apocalypse. Everything has gone to Hell in a hand basket. Donald Trump bulldozed right over the savior of America! - Film Festival Today EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2018
26% The Nun (2018) I was hoping for the conjurer's Devils of Loudun. I got THE NUN instead. - Las Vegas Informer EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2018
85% A Simple Favor (2018) Blake Lively finally achieves the status of actress with a delicious role seemingly written for her. Bravo. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2018
32% The Predator (2018) The Predator begins its new life merging Iron Man, comedy and the most essential puzzle piece - an "on the spectrum" kid. What's next? "Xenomorph XX121" speaking English with a British accent? Be afraid, be very afraid, it's coming. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
60% Operation Finale (2018) Not how Eichmann was captured but how did he stay free and living easy for 15 years on the worldwide lam? - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2018
22% The Happytime Murders (2018) Brilliant, creative, and McCarthy has her franchise as long as she can get along with newly minted star, Phil Phillips. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 23, 2018
97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) This is how Cruise returns to Zeus-level stardom. He gives his fans no stuntmen in masks and costumes. No green screen. Its him and he's spectacular. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
96% Three Identical Strangers (2018) Tim Wardle's documentary is meticulously researched and thoroughly harrowing; however, I have two questions that the director bypassed. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2018
54% The First Purge (2018) HA! For 100 days in 1994, Rwandans were encouraged to kill with machetes. 800,000 people were murdered by men, women and children hacking up neighbors and taking their land, cattle and homes for themselves. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2018
62% Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) Our favorite ruthless killers are back and a Brolin/Del Toro non-superhero franchise, now an oddity, is born. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018
56% Tag (2018) The waterboarding scene was hilarious! - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2018
70% Adrift (2018) It is harrowing and almost unbelievable. Woodley is committed, and this establishes her as a versatile actress willing to endure tough filmmaking. - Film Festival Today EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2018
92% Beast (2018) Sensational. Buckley and Flynn are sensational. Skip the comic book movies and see BEAST. This film stays with you. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2018
84% Disobedience (2018) Luminous Weisz fearlessly delves into fetish lovemaking. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2018
70% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) The director(s) left Han in the background. The iconic Solo deserved a better origin story. A seasoned actor would have demanded more presence and not a hobbled, wimpy love story. A typical Ron Howard movie lacking passion. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2018
83% Deadpool 2 (2018) He's back and still nasty. Does not disappoint, even better than the first. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 18, 2018
97% The Rider (2018) Zhao has created a charismatic star and a brilliant - must see twice - view of a powerful segment of American life. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2018
38% Life of the Party (2018) Luke Benward, I believed you. You were terrific, sincere, sexually obsessed with, and in love with, Melissa McCarthy. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 10, 2018
9% Kings (2018) It's about screaming and loud yelling. Not to be left out, even Craig gets a screaming scene. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2018
35% I Feel Pretty (2018) It might not be PC to admit but the movie's premise is the society's gold standard - beauty ranks high. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2018
89% You Were Never Really Here (2018) Captures the nihilistic fever of TAXI DRIVER. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2018
15% Blumhouse's Truth or Dare (2018) Delivers a clever ending answering the looming question, how to get out of the curse? - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2018
72% Ready Player One (2018) Floods the senses with dazzling imagery but it reaches overload. Its about not being happy with yourself. Then something extraordinary happens. A scene so unique, so bizarre that it knocks off being eaten by Godzilla. - Las Vegas Informer EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2018
57% The Commuter (2018) Too implausible, too convoluted to be a serious thriller but Neeson is all in and director Collet-Serra has obvious talent. But who can dope out the plot? - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2018
97% Black Panther (2018) With a bloated 2 hour, 15 minute running time, Coogler ran out of ideas. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2018
24% The 15:17 to Paris (2018) Review proof. Padded story with an inoffensive screenplay, stunt casting and, dare I call it, boring. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2018
95% Call Me by Your Name (2018) Enthralling and unforgettable. Yet, reenforces society's belief that the penis is ugly. Could physically gifted Armie Hammer has an ugly penis? - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2017
91% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) They ticked off all the boxes except the one marked "Jar Jar Binks." You are very old if you needed to see all these characters again. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2017
89% I, Tonya (2018) A stunning performance by Robbie that should gain her a Best Actress nomination. Who could beat Janney's fearless, cruel performance in the Best Supporting category? - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2017
78% All the Money in the World (2017) Atmospheric thriller from the great Ridley Scott and the perfect Getty - Christopher Plummer. Its his movie. He dominates it. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2017
91% Phantom Thread (2018) Reminds me of Pablo Picasso. Brilliant in its savvy cruelty. Day-Lewis delves deeply into his character's psyche. Best Actor of 2017! - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 17, 2017
58% Murder On The Orient Express (2017) What's next? Bringing back Charlie Chan? MURDER lacks ugliness, spite and callousness. Branagh talks too much. - Las Vegas Informer EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2017
30% Wonder Wheel (2017) Woody Allen's BLUE JASMINE and now WONDER WHEEL explore his obsession that women are Judases, harming the people closest to them. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2017
92% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) Cate Blanchett is Marvel's new goddess and deserves her own franchise. This is the best of the Avengers and Hemsworth's charisma shines throughout, after all, he is the God of Thunder. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2017
80% The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017) Brilliant, unusual thriller by a masterful director. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2017
96% The Florida Project (2017) Frankly, today, what six-year old do you see walking around without a parent? Social Services would be called immediately. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2017
81% Marshall (2017) An important look at the man who influenced and structured American civil rights laws. - FilmsInReview.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 12, 2017
87% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) Impressive and dazzling and takes nothing away from the iconic original. - Las Vegas Informer EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2017