East Bay Express - Rotten Tomatoes

East Bay Express

All reviews published on East Bay Express always count toward the Tomatometer score because it is a Tomato-approved publication.
Rating
Title/Year
Author
1
49%

Stalingrad (2014)

"Sprawling, ultra-violent, carefully plotted, masterfully constructed Russian epic."

Posted Mar 14, 2014
2
92%

"Will charm not only the filmmaker's devoted cult but possibly a few of his detractors."

Posted Mar 14, 2014
3
96%

The Rocket (2014)

"Vivid, travelogue-y village pic. "

Posted Mar 14, 2014
4
68%

Visitors (2014)

"Begs us to stop for a few minutes to soak up the meaning underneath the surface."

Posted Mar 14, 2014
5
88%

"The question cannot help arise: Why devote a movie to this man?"

Posted Mar 14, 2014
6
81%

"You'll be happy you saw this film."

Posted Mar 14, 2014
7
89%

Tim's Vermeer (2014)

"Just crazy enough to make us smile, for exactly eighty minutes."

Posted Feb 24, 2014
8
90%

Omar (2014)

"So this is what it's like to be a young Palestinian in the occupied West Bank."

Posted Feb 24, 2014
9
87%
10
49%

RoboCop (2014)

11
100%

The Square (2013)

"One of the very best documentaries of 2013."

Posted Feb 14, 2014
12
60%
13
99%

Gloria (2014)

"Paulina García gives a powerhouse performance in a completely naturalistic setting."

Posted Feb 7, 2014
14
23%

"Smarter-than-average urban sex comedy."

Posted Feb 7, 2014
15
61%
16
100%
17
93%

"Will reward film fans who have admired Claude Chabrol and the screen adaptations of Patricia Highsmith."

Posted Feb 7, 2014
18
30%
19
34%

Labor Day (2014)

20
56%

"Perfectly fine stupid entertainment for the dark months."

Posted Jan 24, 2014
21
75%

Lone Survivor (2014)

"Hard edges, clean visual lines of action, very little gung-ho boo-rah."

Posted Jan 24, 2014
22
76%

"Gloomy, Masterpiece Theatre-style exposé."

Posted Jan 24, 2014
23
23%

Gimme Shelter (2014)

"Overcome its obstacles in the simplest, most effective way of all, with classic melodramatic role-playing."

Posted Jan 24, 2014
24
59%
25
78%

"Advertising that audiences have to pay to see."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
26
20%

"Nothing here that hasn't been done better before."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
27
86%

At Berkeley (2013)

"We can feel our IQ rising in the four hours we spend exploring the kaleidoscope of thought."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
28
92%

Philomena (2013)

"Earns its heartwarming-ness honestly, with Dench and Coogan mouthing the dialogue with utter believability."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
29
42%

Homefront (2013)

"Half-satisfying little piece of gristle."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
30
91%

"A little La Dolce Vita, bits of Last Year at Marienbad, and flashes of Russian Ark."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
31
39%

Delivery Man (2013)

"Objections are washed away by the ingratiating performance of Vince Vaughn."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
32
85%

"Proves there are no exhausted topics, only skilled (or the obverse) storytellers."

Posted Jan 9, 2014
33
90%
34
93%
35
64%

"The story is a congealed mass of clichés, but we can forget about all previous hen parties and just sop it up like gravy bread."

Posted Jan 3, 2014
36
95%

Her (2013)

"A not very satisfying, not especially nourishing combination sci-fi story/romantic comedy."

Posted Jan 3, 2014
37
29%

Grudge Match (2013)

38
50%

"If Stiller can squeeze a smile out of that situation, he's a magician. He does, and therefore he is."

Posted Jan 3, 2014
39
77%

"The weakest movie in Martin Scorsese's fifty-year career, the worst writing Scorsese has ever been associated with."

Posted Jan 3, 2014
40
93%
41
94%
42
74%

"Maybe the series will go on forever. Would that be such a bad thing?"

Posted Jan 3, 2014
43
53%

"A one-note sonata of grief."

Posted Jan 3, 2014
44
100%

Sweet Dreams (2013)

"The joy that reflects on their faces from the energetic music and the cool, creamy treats is a rare thing."

Posted Jan 3, 2014
45
72%

"A spanking good date movie, with the right date, of course."

Posted Jan 3, 2014
46
41%

Oldboy (2013)

"Hard-hearted and ostentatiously nasty, the most stylish thing Spike Lee has been involved with for years. "

Posted Jan 3, 2014
47
91%

Nebraska (2013)

48
82%

"Never underestimate the power of American roots music to seep into the consciousness of people all over the world."

Posted Nov 27, 2013
49
46%
50
89%

"It's not exactly Eisenstein but we'll take what we can get."

Posted Nov 21, 2013

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