It's Just Movies

It's Just Movies is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Ron Wilkinson
Rating Title/Year Author
8/10 A Hidden Life (2019) Ron Wilkinson If happy endings and superficial adventure are your thing, look elsewhere. EDIT
Posted Jan 13, 2020
8/10 The Aeronauts (2019) Ron Wilkinson Powerful photography and special effects anchored by sound science and a little nostalgia rocket this movie to the stars. EDIT
Posted Jan 13, 2020
10/10 1917 (2019) Ron Wilkinson One of the few films this year that succeeds in amplifying the impact of actual events using the power, or distortion, of the camera. EDIT
Posted Jan 13, 2020
10/10 Invisible Life (2019) Ron Wilkinson Two sisters with the most intimate of bonds are separated by societal mandate but never lose their connection. EDIT
Posted Jan 13, 2020
7/10 Midnight Family (2019) Ron Wilkinson A rollicking docudrama of a news media rarity, a family making a living saving lives. EDIT
Posted Jan 13, 2020
8/10 () Ron Wilkinson The story of Donald Rugoff is not just the story of a man, it is story of modern cinema. EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2019
8/10 () Ron Wilkinson No salacious details here, but a glimpse at Myanmar's power structure and Suu Kyi's place in it for those who want to solve the puzzle. EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2019
7/10 Narrowsburg (2019) Ron Wilkinson A small town makes it big in Hollywood, although not in the way they had imagined. EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2019
5/10 Radioflash (2019) Ron Wilkinson Nancy Drew meets the apocalypse in this mild-mannered coming of age road trip. EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2019
8/10 Little Joe (2019) Ron Wilkinson A wonderfully understated sci-fi horror movie that puts all the right pieces in all the right places. EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2019
5/10 The Laundromat (2019) Ron Wilkinson Great actors adrift in this sophomoric treatment of dreadful, but complicated, international crime. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2019
7/10 In Bright Axiom (2019) Ron Wilkinson A trip into as alternate reality turns out to be more quotidian than quantum. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2019
7/10 Corpus Christi (2019) Ron Wilkinson A rough early effort and a vibrant statement about the dreams of youth, the failures of adult society, and a dangerous future. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2019
5/10 The Serengeti Rules (2018) Ron Wilkinson Too fuzzy for too much of the time, this film's high points are still worth the watching. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2019
8/10 Mrs. Lowry & Son (2019) Ron Wilkinson An essay on family, and life, by two of the greatest living actors. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2019
8/10 Dolemite Is My Name (2019) Ron Wilkinson A great production on many levels featuring Eddie Murphy having the time of his life. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2019
7/10 Closure (2018) Ron Wilkinson A quirky line up of eccentrics leads to a nicely done noir twist in the City of Angels. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2019
7/10 Je t'aime moi non plus (1976) Ron Wilkinson A 4k restoration of the original wild child movie. EDIT
Posted Oct 17, 2019
7/10 Entangled (2019) Ron Wilkinson Entangled in its mixed messages, writer/director Milena Lurie's film struggles to find a voice as its protagonist finds hers. EDIT
Posted Oct 17, 2019
7/10 A German Youth (2015) Ron Wilkinson Can we even make a movie of this? Film maker Jean-Gabriel Périot gives it a good try. EDIT
Posted Oct 17, 2019
5/10 In the Shadow of the Moon (2019) Ron Wilkinson Full moon or not this one will stay in the shadows. EDIT
Posted Oct 17, 2019
8/10 Diego Maradona (2019) Ron Wilkinson Sports heroism is under the microscope, warts and all, in this riveting soccer documentary. EDIT
Posted Oct 17, 2019
7/10 La ragazza nella nebbia (2017) Ron Wilkinson Well done but predictable missing person mystery gives a new director time to get his feet on the ground. EDIT
Posted Sep 26, 2019
7/10 Luce (2019) Ron Wilkinson Teenagers have their way with the grownups in this other-worldly coming-of-age drama. EDIT
Posted Sep 26, 2019
8/10 Official Secrets (2019) Ron Wilkinson Strong acting and direction turns a potentially dry documentary into a ripped from the headlines thriller. EDIT
Posted Sep 26, 2019
9/10 Monos (2019) Ron Wilkinson A powerful journey into barely controlled chaos. A family that slips its reins with disastrous results. EDIT
Posted Sep 26, 2019
9/10 Honeyland (2019) Ron Wilkinson One of the best docs of the year, and perhaps the decade, this tale has the hallmark of a simple story that took on a life of its own. EDIT
Posted Jul 29, 2019
9/10 Earth (Erde) (2019) Ron Wilkinson Through the camera lens, man as force of nature gets a look at human impact, and at things to come. EDIT
Posted Jul 29, 2019
6/10 Wild Rose (2018) Ron Wilkinson A safe starting point for an emerging cast and crew, but more audition than movie. EDIT
Posted Jul 29, 2019
7/10 Holy Trinity (2019) Ron Wilkinson The beds of a hundred lovers are nothing compared to the one with Baby chained to it. EDIT
Posted Jul 29, 2019
9/10 Îmi este indiferent daca în istorie vom intra ca barbari (2018) Ron Wilkinson A slippery production of the Holocaust spirals nicely out of control. EDIT
Posted Jul 29, 2019
8/10 The Art of Self-Defense (2019) Ron Wilkinson Finding the inner warrior might be more trouble than it is worth. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2019
7/10 Give Me Liberty (2019) Ron Wilkinson Frenetic to a fault, bordering on sensory overload, this is a van ride to be remembered. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2019
8/10 Paris Is Burning (1990) Ron Wilkinson Even better for last year's book release, if you did not get a chance to see this movie thirty years ago, do not miss it now. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2019
8/10 The Dead Don't Die (2019) Ron Wilkinson World class silliness dominates the screen as some of the greatest names in film make the world safe for zombie movies. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2019
9/10 The Reports on Sarah and Saleem (2018) Ron Wilkinson Melding the hurtful and selfish extramarital affair with the explosive politics of the occupied West Bank makes this a great thriller for our time. EDIT
Posted Jul 19, 2019
5/10 The Spy Behind Home Plate (2019) Ron Wilkinson James Bond before there was a James Bond, pro baseballer Moe Berg hit a few homers and made a few errors. EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
7/10 Richard Says Goodbye (2018) Ron Wilkinson An off-season ditty for Johnny Depp, this short story of a short life gives Depp the time to do a short performance. EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
7/10 La chute de l'empire Américain (2018) Ron Wilkinson Flopping about on the screen, this good natured snarky look at the state of the world has its highs and lows. EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
7/10 Red Joan (2018) Ron Wilkinson It is not about spy craft; it is about saving mankind from itself. EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
7/10 Instant Dreams (2017) Ron Wilkinson The death of the Polaroid compares the photo to the mirage. Do we care most about the instant, or the dream? EDIT
Posted May 30, 2019
7/10 School's Out (2018) Ron Wilkinson School's out for a very special band of hyperkids and the graduation party features all-you-can-eat destruction. EDIT
Posted Apr 16, 2019
7/10 Sophia Antipolis (2018) Ron Wilkinson A technology center rotting from within by a slow burn neutron bomb of the soul. EDIT
Posted Apr 16, 2019
7/10 The Hummingbird Project (2018) Ron Wilkinson A fiber optic line from Kansas to New York is a stretch. EDIT
Posted Apr 16, 2019
9/10 Dogman (2018) Ron Wilkinson A film of the most beautiful of losers, too abstract for its own good. EDIT
Posted Apr 16, 2019
7/10 Sobibor (2018) Ron Wilkinson Amongst the many successful images in the movie are the unity of the prisoners, even before the uprising, and the destruction of the camp staff by the emotional violence of their very positions of power. EDIT
Posted Mar 22, 2019
7/10 Donnybrook (2018) Ron Wilkinson Rough and tumble violence in an uncaring world. EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2019
5/10 The Changeover (2017) Ron Wilkinson An easy going production with time-honored tropes fails to raise a ruckus. EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2019
7/10 Mu ji zhe (2017) Ron Wilkinson At times overly complicated and frustratingly murky, this noir has all the twists and turns right up to a strong and unique ending. EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2019
8/10 The Trouble With You (2018) Ron Wilkinson French humor that does the impossible, transcends the Atlantic humor barrier. EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2019