Boulder Weekly

Boulder Weekly is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Michael J. Casey, Ryan Syrek, Thomas Delapa
Rating Title/Year Author
Vertigo (1958) Michael J. Casey The greatest of all time. EDIT
Posted Jun 24, 2019
Mamma Roma (1962) Michael J. Casey Out of the past. EDIT
Posted Jun 23, 2019
The Night of the Hunter (1955) Michael J. Casey It's a hard world for a little thing. EDIT
Posted Jun 22, 2019
Closed Curtain (2013) Michael J. Casey In Closed Curtain, Panahi finds the answer that he has been looking for all along. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Only Lovers Left Alive (2013) Michael J. Casey What makes Lovers so excellent and unusual is the serious attention Jarmusch devotes to the trouble with being immortal. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) Michael J. Casey The Best Years of Our Lives is full of visually poetic scenes that speak louder than words ever could. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Do the Right Thing (1989) Michael J. Casey The ending of Do the Right Thing remains one of the most powerful and complex endings in all of cinema. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Grigris (2013) Michael J. Casey Nothing about Grigris is cliché, inauthentic or boring. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Keep on Keepin' On (2014) Michael J. Casey Keep On Keepin' On is a delight. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Touch the Wall (2014) Michael J. Casey What is most impressive about Touch the Wall is how incredibly mature and levelheaded its subject is, even at the age of seventeen. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Bill the Galactic Hero (2014) Michael J. Casey A solid piece of filmmaking chock full of ambition and imagination (not bad for a feature produced for little over $104,000). EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014) Michael J. Casey This is what originality looks like. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Copenhagen (2014) Michael J. Casey Copenhagen is a troubled project with many problems, but therein lie its merits. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Little Accidents (2014) Michael J. Casey Not a light or happy movie, it is a dark and dusty thing - beautiful cinematography by Rachel Morrison - one that leaves a little grit in your teeth and a lot of rhetorical questions in your mind. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Monk With a Camera: The Life and Journey of Nicholas Vreeland (2014) Michael J. Casey Monk With a Camera is a movie with an instant hook... EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957) Michael J. Casey Of the movies from this era, few are as entertaining and impressive as Jack Arnold's 1957, The Incredible Shrinking Man. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Goodbye to Language (2014) Michael J. Casey These movies can be expansive, but they are also exhausting. But for 70 minutes, it's a hell of a lot of fun to play in. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Patrick's Day (2014) Michael J. Casey Patrick's Day is a solid movie - Dunford's naturalistic performance is a highlight - with McMahon painting a personal and affecting picture of these characters. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
RBG (2018) Michael J. Casey Beyond notorious. EDIT
Posted Jun 21, 2019
Toy Story 4 (2019) Michael J. Casey To infinity, and beyond. EDIT
Posted Jun 20, 2019
First Reformed (2017) Michael J. Casey When I paint my masterpiece. EDIT
Posted Jun 19, 2019
Filmworker (2017) Michael J. Casey Twenty feet from stardom, a million miles from sanity EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
American Animals (2018) Michael J. Casey Just as I remember. EDIT
Posted Jun 17, 2019
Mary Shelley (2017) Michael J. Casey Thou art a symbol and sign EDIT
Posted Jun 16, 2019
Won't You Be My Neighbor? (2018) Michael J. Casey A beautiful invitation. EDIT
Posted Jun 15, 2019
Dior and I (2014) Michael J. Casey Meet the new boss. EDIT
Posted Jun 14, 2019
Eighth Grade (2018) Michael J. Casey Kid, you're gonna go far. EDIT
Posted Jun 14, 2019
Framing John DeLorean (2019) Michael J. Casey Hubris is for rookies. EDIT
Posted Jun 13, 2019
Promised Land (2017) Michael J. Casey Life, liberty and the pursuit of Elvis EDIT
Posted Jun 11, 2019
BlacKkKlansman (2018) Michael J. Casey Like clarifying history with lightning. EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2019
Generation Wealth (2018) Michael J. Casey What happens when those who live fast don't die young. EDIT
Posted Jun 9, 2019
Zen for Nothing (2016) Michael J. Casey One hundred minutes of stillness, calm, peace, and, if you're lucky, a little enlightenment. EDIT
Posted Jun 7, 2019
Ikiru (1952) Michael J. Casey One of the great existential masterpieces of the 20th century. EDIT
Posted Jun 6, 2019
The Miseducation of Cameron Post (2018) Michael J. Casey Think about what you're trying to do to me. EDIT
Posted Jun 5, 2019
Zama (2017) Michael J. Casey Where the coconuts are. EDIT
Posted Jun 4, 2019
3 stars Love, Gilda (2018) Michael J. Casey You get a sense of who Radner was but the why is a little foggier. EDIT
Posted Jun 3, 2019
John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection (2018) Michael J. Casey Tennis, anyone? EDIT
Posted Jun 2, 2019
Bisbee '17 (2018) Michael J. Casey Just whose America is this? EDIT
Posted Jun 1, 2019
Babette's Feast (1987) Michael J. Casey All is grace. EDIT
Posted May 31, 2019
Nureyev (2018) Michael J. Casey You live as long as you dance. EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
Long Day's Journey Into Night (2018) Michael J. Casey A ghost story of sorts, a noir-soaked dream, and an ungraspable memory all rolled into one. EDIT
Posted May 24, 2019
Rodents of Unusual Size (2017) Michael J. Casey A fascinating metaphor for how humans see their relationship to the natural world. EDIT
Posted May 15, 2019
Boy Erased (2018) Michael J. Casey No child is an island, but neither are the parents. EDIT
Posted May 13, 2019
Nuts! (2016) Michael J. Casey Dr. John Romulus Brinkley Jr. had trouble with the truth. EDIT
Posted May 11, 2019
Hail Satan? (2019) Michael J. Casey Exposes the silliness of superstition and the hypocrisy of righteousness. EDIT
Posted May 10, 2019
Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Michael J. Casey Watching Ralph Breaks the Internet is a bit like surfing the net for two hours: an exciting and shiny carousel of familiar and nostalgic signposts that slowly become bizarre before refracting into an all-too-revealing hall of mirrors. EDIT
Posted May 4, 2019
Ask Dr. Ruth (2019) Michael J. Casey Let's talk about sex. EDIT
Posted May 3, 2019
Roma (2018) Michael J. Casey Rooted in Cuarón's memories, Roma is a love letter to the woman who raised him and the city he called home. EDIT
Posted May 2, 2019
The Favourite (2018) Michael J. Casey The Favourite is funny, laugh out loud so. If it weren't, it would be unbearable EDIT
Posted Apr 30, 2019
Vice (2018) Michael J. Casey Under heavy makeup, significant weight and a mouth that barely cracks a slit, Bale presents Cheney not as a caricature, but as a man of flesh and blood. EDIT
Posted Apr 26, 2019