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Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC) is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Ken Hanke
Rating
Title/Year
Author
1
5/5
Essential Sternberg
Posted Aug 22, 2002
2
4/5
Bluebeard (1944)
Really good Ulmer film marred by an atrocious musical score
Posted Aug 22, 2002
3
4/5
4
0/5
I can't decide whether the film is more distasteful or more inept
Posted Aug 22, 2002
5
4/5
Uneven, but the 'Drop of Water' sequence is about the creepiest thing ever filmed
Posted Aug 22, 2002
6
4.5/5
7
5/5
First episode of the classic TV series, not the best of the series, but essential
Posted Aug 22, 2002
8
4/5
Not the Coens' best, but better than casually assumed
Posted Aug 22, 2002
9
4/5
Superior sequel. Not up to the original, but close
Posted Aug 22, 2002
10
3/5
Not the director's best
Posted Aug 22, 2002
11
5/5
Great gangster comedy . Classic Eddie G.
Posted Aug 22, 2002
12
5/5
Naked Lunch (1991)
Cronenberg's masterpiece and perhaps the best film ever made about writing
Posted Aug 22, 2002
13
4/5
Good, but never quite great biopic of Joe Orton
Posted Aug 22, 2002
14
2/5
Hey, I liked the monkey
Posted Aug 22, 2002
15
4/5
The Raven (1935)
Silly over the top horror, lamely directed, but with Lugosi at his most outrageous
Posted Aug 22, 2002
16
4/5
Strange compelling film with strong performances
Posted Aug 22, 2002
17
3.5/5
18
5/5
The Mummy (1932)
Poetic, brilliant, creepy horror classic with a great Karloff performance
Posted Aug 22, 2002
19
4/5
Not up to the 1940 version , but a treat
Posted Aug 22, 2002
20
4/5
Batman (1989)
Langourously paced, but compelling rethinking
Posted Aug 22, 2002
21
4/5
The Wolf Man (1941)
Classic horror with somewhat misused cast
Posted Aug 22, 2002
22
2/5
Where is Tim Burton when you need him?
Posted Aug 22, 2002
23
2/5
Castle Freak (1995)
Very, very disappointing Stuart Gordon effort
Posted Aug 22, 2002
24
5/5
Napoléon (1929)
Fascinating, experimental, ahead of its time
Posted Aug 22, 2002
25
2/5
As with all Danny Kaye movies my response is to wish for a tranqulizer gun
Posted Aug 22, 2002
26
4/5
Sweet wartime comedy
Posted Aug 22, 2002
27
4/5
Charming and clever Rene Clair comedy
Posted Aug 22, 2002
28
3/5
Intensely creepy, but too unpleasant to really like
Posted Aug 22, 2002
29
3/5
Homicidal (1961)
Classic Castle exploitation rip-off of Psycho
Posted Aug 21, 2002
30
4/5
Mad Love (1935)
Grim horror film from Karl Freund.
Posted Aug 21, 2002
31
3/5
Easily the best of the sequels till A New Nightmare, but still nowhere near the original
Posted Aug 21, 2002
32
5/5
Umberto D (1955)
One of the truly great Italian neo-realist films
Posted Aug 21, 2002
33
3/5
Moderately effective, stylish early giallo from Argento
Posted Aug 21, 2002
34
4/5
Surpisingly strong, effective early talkie from usually tepid MGM
Posted Aug 21, 2002
35
4/5
Still Penny Marshall's least annoying movie
Posted Aug 21, 2002
36
4/5
Best seen in small doses. Waters at his most outrageous
Posted Aug 21, 2002
37
3/5
Above average Abbott and Costello comedy-thriller
Posted Aug 21, 2002
38
5/5
Best of the 'Road' pictures scores as a great satire of all 'Darkest Africa' movies
Posted Aug 21, 2002
39
4/5
Creepy classic horror
Posted Aug 21, 2002
40
5/5
Terrific self-spoofing swashbuckler. Hard to beat
Posted Aug 21, 2002
41
5/5
42nd Street (1933)
The classic backstage musical, still great
Posted Aug 21, 2002
42
3.5/5
43
4/5
44
4/5
Backbeat (1994)
Very good biopic about the early days of the Beatles
Posted Aug 21, 2002
45
4.5/5
46
5/5
One of the great ghost story films
Posted Aug 21, 2002
47
5/5
Top Hat (1935)
48
3/5
Eaten Alive (1977)
Above average horror from Hooper with a satiric bent
Posted Aug 21, 2002
49
3/5
Occasionally bright attempt at recapturing the old 'Road' pictures doesn't quite make it
Posted Aug 21, 2002
50
4/5
Not Lubitsch's best, but still Lubitsch
Posted Aug 21, 2002