Sly Fox

Sly Fox is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Kam Williams
Rating Title/Year Author
3/4 Yardie (2018) Kam Williams A gritty tale of survival slightly marred by a tendency to telegraph its punches. EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2019
3/4 Five Feet Apart (2019) Kam Williams Haley Lu Richardson and Cole Sprouse manage to generate convincing chemistry in challenging roles where they can't touch each other. EDIT
Posted Mar 14, 2019
4/4 The Favourite (2018) Kam Williams A fabricated romantic romp for folks more concerned about a historical drama's entertainment value than its commitment to the facts. EDIT
Posted Mar 4, 2019
4/4 Roma (2018) Kam Williams Kudos to Cuaron for crafting such a visually-captivating, surreal memoir of his troubled coming of age! EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2019
4/4 Cold War (2018) Kam Williams Between a sobering score and haunting settings, Pawlikowski has created the perfect backdrop for a maudlin postmortem contemplating the fate of a couple of star-crossed lovers. EDIT
Posted Feb 18, 2019
2/4 The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then the Bigfoot (2018) Kam Williams An amusing mix of fantasy and revisionist history bordering on cheesy that's strictly for the very gullible! EDIT
Posted Feb 10, 2019
4/4 Black (2018) Kam Williams A compelling polemic revolving around a grief-stricken sibling's relentlessly making his case, like a latter-day Nat Turner, for armed insurrection! EDIT
Posted Feb 10, 2019
3/4 Cold Pursuit (2019) Kam Williams A wanton splatterflick certain to satiate the bloodlust of fans of the genre! EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
4/4 Miss Bala (2019) Kam Williams A compelling cross of Taken (2008) and Miss Congeniality (2000)! EDIT
Posted Jan 31, 2019
3/4 Salafistes (2016) Kam Williams A chilling documentary banned in France, but available in America despite fatwas, thanks to this country's undying commitment to freedom of speech. EDIT
Posted Jan 26, 2019
4/4 The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) Kam Williams A wholesome family treat with an inspirational message! EDIT
Posted Jan 25, 2019
3.5/4 The 5 Browns (2018) Kam Williams A moving tale of survival that's timely, too, given the emergence of the #MeToo movement. EDIT
Posted Jan 19, 2019
1/4 Mary Queen of Scots (2018) Kam Williams An anti-climactic overindulgence in pomp and pageantry designed for fans of British royalty. EDIT
Posted Jan 17, 2019
3/4 A Dog's Way Home (2019) Kam Williams Don't be surprised if you just can't resist the transparent attempts to tug on your heartstrings, despite the fact that this is a flick which telegraphs it punches. EDIT
Posted Jan 12, 2019
4/4 Destroyer (2018) Kam Williams Nicole Kidman deservedly landed a Golden Globe nomination for her unforgettable performance as the picture's hard-boiled heroine. EDIT
Posted Jan 5, 2019
4/4 Vice (2018) Kam Williams Vice is the 3rd film co-starring Bale and Amy Adams. They both received Oscar nominations for The Fighter in 2011, as well as for American Hustle in 2014, and will undoubtedly do so again for this equally-impressive collaboration. EDIT
Posted Dec 26, 2018
4/4 If Beale Street Could Talk (2018) Kam Williams Kudos to Barry Jenkins for crafting another compelling inner-city saga, and especially for coaxing a career performance out of Regina King, a shoo-in for an Oscar nomination. EDIT
Posted Dec 17, 2018
3/4 Ben Is Back (2018) Kam Williams As chilling a depiction of the suburban opioid epidemic as you are apt to find onscreen. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2018
4/4 Widows (2018) Kam Williams With the help of a delicious script expertly executed by a coterie of her talented co-stars, the incomparable Ms. Davis steals the show and delivers yet another Oscar-quality performance. Vintage Viola! EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2018
4/4 Green Book (2018) Kam Williams A touching biopic with a timely universal message about brotherhood and tolerance. EDIT
Posted Dec 10, 2018
3/4 Instant Family (2018) Kam Williams An uplifting adventure apt to lead to an uptick in applications for adoptions EDIT
Posted Nov 27, 2018
3/4 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Kam Williams FB2 proves to be an entertaining episode ending on an engaging enough note to keep you curious about the next offering in J.K. Rowling's incomparable Wizarding World series. EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2018
4/4 The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) Kam Williams Kudos to Claire Foy for oh so convincingly reimagining Lisbeth Salander as a cartoonish, feminist superhero on the order of Wonder Woman! EDIT
Posted Nov 8, 2018
1/4 Nobody's Fool (2018) Kam Williams When Haddish is not lighting up the screen with her over-the-top antics, what's left is just a predictable, poorly-plotted, Tyler Perry morality play. EDIT
Posted Nov 5, 2018
4/4 Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Kam Williams Rami Malek delivers an unforgettable performance in a breakout role destined to be remembered come awards season. EDIT
Posted Oct 25, 2018
3.5/4 Indivisible (2018) Kam Williams Homecoming from war treated as more than merely tying a yellow ribbon around an old oak tree and leaving the rest to Jesus. EDIT
Posted Oct 25, 2018
4/4 The Hate U Give (2018) Kam Williams A grim reminder of just how tough it is to be young, marginalized and black in a merciless environment oblivious of your plight. EDIT
Posted Oct 11, 2018
1.5/4 Little Women (2018) Kam Williams A disappointing, 21st Century update that's behind instead of ahead of the times. EDIT
Posted Oct 8, 2018
4/4 Love, Gilda (2018) Kam Williams A fond tribute to a much-beloved comedy icon! EDIT
Posted Oct 8, 2018
2.5/4 Unbroken: Path to Redemption (2018) Kam Williams When the sinner sinks to his knees, you know salvation can't be far behind. EDIT
Posted Oct 8, 2018
1/4 God Bless the Broken Road (2018) Kam Williams A simplistic, sermonizing parable strictly for the Bible-thumping demographic. EDIT
Posted Oct 8, 2018
3/4 First Man (2018) Kam Williams A fitting tribute to an American icon best remembered as a humble, vulnerable soul with human frailties. EDIT
Posted Oct 8, 2018
3/4 Support the Girls (2018) Kam Williams Remember how the indie-flick Paterson (2016) managed to elevate a lowly New Jersey poet/bus driver? Well, this tale of female empowerment pulls off a similar feat. Raw-edged cinema verite' cut to the bone, if that's your taste. EDIT
Posted Aug 23, 2018
4/4 Az állampolgár (2016) Kam Williams A touching, timely and zany soap opera ostensibly reflecting the sensibilities of the modern Immigration Era. EDIT
Posted Aug 19, 2018
4/4 Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Kam Williams Don't let the title fool you. This engaging, cross-cultural saga is a surefire hit with universal appeal! EDIT
Posted Aug 12, 2018
3.5/4 The Meg (2018) Kam Williams Since the genre has been dominated in recent years by the campy Sharknado franchise, this 'Jurassic Jaws' homage proves to be just the Rx needed to make sharks scary again! EDIT
Posted Aug 9, 2018
4/4 BlacKkKlansman (2018) Kam Williams A sobering Spike Lee Joint suggesting that the Klan might very well rise again, especially given equivocating President Trump's frustrating refusal to take sides. Easily, Spike's best offering in ages! EDIT
Posted Aug 4, 2018
4/4 Eighth Grade (2018) Kam Williams A coming-of-age dramedy marking the impressive writing and directorial debut of Bo Burnham as well as a breakout performance by Elsie Fisher. EDIT
Posted Jul 30, 2018
4/4 Blindspotting (2018) Kam Williams Blindspotting's searing exploration of hot-button issues as race, class and police brutality in such confrontational fashion makes for a thought-provoking experience guaranteed to affect you long after leaving the theater. EDIT
Posted Jul 22, 2018
4/4 Teen Titans GO! to the Movies (2018) Kam Williams An irreverent spoof of the superhero genre that's certain to delight the whole family! EDIT
Posted Jul 22, 2018
4/4 The Equalizer 2 (2018) Kam Williams Denzel again delivers as a relentless killing machine eager to execute any evildoers dumb enough to cross his path! EDIT
Posted Jul 18, 2018
4/4 Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation (2018) Kam Williams What really makes this blockbuster morality play memorable is its timely universal message about tolerance. It's okay to be different, and pass the popcorn! EDIT
Posted Jul 10, 2018
4/4 Uncle Drew (2018) Kam Williams A delightful family comedy guaranteed to keep you in stitches all the way to the satisfying, if not exactly surprising, finale. EDIT
Posted Jun 29, 2018
4/4 Incredibles 2 (2018) Kam Williams Another visually-captivating, dizzying delight for young and old alike. Pixar and Disney have done it again! EDIT
Posted Jun 24, 2018
4/4 Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) Kam Williams A riveting, rough-edged, political thriller not to be missed! EDIT
Posted Jun 24, 2018
2.5/4 Tag (2018) Kam Williams A nostalgic walk down Memory Lane courtesy of the ultimate game of Tag. You're it! EDIT
Posted Jun 13, 2018
4/4 Superfly (2018) Kam Williams The upshot: this incarnation of Superfly proves to be a riveting, slick and pulse-pounding reboot that easily blows away the original! EDIT
Posted Jun 12, 2018
4/4 Ocean's 8 (2018) Kam Williams Ultimately more lighthearted than edgy, Oceans 8 is a fashion-driven, fun-filled affair where all the flair and famous faces serving as backdrop practically upstage a perfectly-delightful, female-centric crime caper. You go girls! EDIT
Posted Jun 9, 2018
4/4 Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench (2009) Kam Williams A tribute befitting Boston, readily comparable to Woody Allen's bittersweet homage to his own beloved Manhattan. Appreciate Damien Chazelle now and avoid the rush! EDIT
Posted Jan 9, 2017
4/4 Color of the Cross (2006) Kam Williams The Crucifixion revisited featuring a black Jesus as the victim of a bias crime! EDIT
Posted May 18, 2015