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
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 () 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
7/10 La Belle Noiseuse (1991) Ron Wilkinson Doppelgangers a generation apart learn equally from each other's victories and mistakes. EDIT
Posted Mar 7, 2019
8/10 Among Wolves (2016) Ron Wilkinson A hypnotic cinematic poem to survival in the aftermath of war. EDIT
Posted Feb 12, 2019
8/10 High Flying Bird (2019) Ron Wilkinson Clever and subversive, a mutinous plan to upend the NBA. EDIT
Posted Feb 12, 2019
8/10 Las herederas (2018) Ron Wilkinson A somber character study of two lifelong companions going separate ways. One for the better and the other, who knows? EDIT
Posted Feb 12, 2019
7/10 Buffalo Boys (2018) Ron Wilkinson Funny as it is, the viewer has a hard time deciding if it is cool neo-western or outright camp. EDIT
Posted Feb 12, 2019
9/10 Burning (2018) Ron Wilkinson In a toxic new world, the only survivors are those with pacts with the devil. EDIT
Posted Feb 12, 2019
5/10 Speed Kills (2018) Ron Wilkinson A screenplay with great potential fails to catch the wave. EDIT
Posted Dec 13, 2018
9/10 Detour (1945) Ron Wilkinson One of the greatest noirs of all time, shot on an almost non-existent budget, lives again. EDIT
Posted Dec 13, 2018
9/10 Of Fathers and Sons (2017) Ron Wilkinson The reigning champion of documentary access, director Derki shows us a future without a future, war in the Middle East. EDIT
Posted Dec 13, 2018
7/10 All the Devil's Men (2018) Ron Wilkinson High in the bullets per minute ratings but low on the plot and acting scale, there are better things in store for this cast and crew. EDIT
Posted Dec 13, 2018
9/10 Widows (2018) Ron Wilkinson The noir of the year. EDIT
Posted Dec 13, 2018
7/10 Distant Constellation (2017) Ron Wilkinson A slow burn look at memory and reality, hope and forgiveness. EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2018
7/10 Nigerian Prince (2018) Ron Wilkinson A coming of age dramedy that loses its way in the mean streets of modern Africa. EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2018
8/10 Fists in the Pocket (1965) Ron Wilkinson Comedy at its darkest in this transfixing black and white beauty from the golden days of Italian cinema. EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2018
7/10 Loving Pablo (2017) Ron Wilkinson A thriller without a twist, the love affair that may, or may not, have brought a big man down. EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2018
8/10 The Captain (2017) Ron Wilkinson A super supporting cast of black comedy experts launch this tragedy solidly into the realm of powerful social commentary. EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2018
7/10 Between Worlds (2018) Ron Wilkinson Nick and Franka develop an off-beat chemistry in a light duty possession noir. EDIT
Posted Nov 2, 2018
8/10 The Guilty (2018) Ron Wilkinson Reality meets fantasy in this well-scripted, well-acted, cautionary tale about truth and lies. EDIT
Posted Nov 2, 2018
8/10 The Old Man & the Gun (2018) Ron Wilkinson Brimming with rascally good cheer, Redford churns out another feel-good flick mostly for the old folks. EDIT
Posted Nov 2, 2018
5/10 A Star Is Born (2018) Ron Wilkinson Lady Gaga gets her screen cred and Bradley Cooper chalks up his first directorial achievement. Otherwise, it's a wasteland out there. EDIT
Posted Nov 2, 2018
8/10 Puzzle (2018) Ron Wilkinson Finally, a coming of age story for adults. EDIT
Posted Oct 7, 2018
5/10 Vengeance (2018) Ron Wilkinson Routine revenge flick offers little to the genre. EDIT
Posted Oct 7, 2018
8/10 Da xiang xi di er zuo (2018) Ron Wilkinson A well told yarn within a tightly synchronized day that changes the lives of a multitude. EDIT
Posted Oct 7, 2018
6/10 Museo (2018) Ron Wilkinson Just do it! But once you become famous, there is no turning back. EDIT
Posted Oct 7, 2018
8/10 Rodents of Unusual Size (2017) Ron Wilkinson Eat, drink and be happy. Oh, yes, don't forget to cut off the tails. EDIT
Posted Oct 7, 2018
7/10 The Blood of Wolves (2018) Ron Wilkinson If you think the yakuza is bad, just look at the cops. EDIT
Posted Jul 25, 2018