That Darn Movie Show

That Darn Movie Show is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Clarisse Loughrey
Rating Title/Year Author
Dumbo (2019) Clarisse Loughrey This is a new take, from a different perspective, that's trying to find new things to say. EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2019
Pet Sematary (2019) Clarisse Loughrey There is an intelligence to how this film is constructed. EDIT
Posted Mar 25, 2019
Us (2019) Clarisse Loughrey Jordan Peele has shown us how much the horror genre can actually achieve. EDIT
Posted Mar 18, 2019
The House With a Clock in Its Walls (2018) Clarisse Loughrey A shallow attempt to make another Amblin classic, by a director who can't help but let his grisly horror pedigree creep back into frame. EDIT
Posted Sep 18, 2018
A Simple Favor (2018) Clarisse Loughrey It's Paul Feig vs. the airport novel. And whatever arises out of that: sometimes it's funny, sometimes it's tense, sometimes it's a little trashy. EDIT
Posted Sep 10, 2018
The Nun (2018) Clarisse Loughrey Horror is one of the safest genres in terms of taking risks. That's why it always feels frustrating when movies like The Nun play it so, so safe. EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2018
The Happytime Murders (2018) Clarisse Loughrey It's like aliens took over the bodies of all these talented people and wreaked havoc. EDIT
Posted Aug 28, 2018
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Clarisse Loughrey Is there any future in the Jurassic Park franchise? They were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, that they didn't stop to think if they should. EDIT
Posted Aug 25, 2018
Ocean's 8 (2018) Clarisse Loughrey Ocean's 8 works as a piece of pure, Old Hollywood-style entertainment; taking the basic structure of the heist movie and allowing it to be a playground for star power. EDIT
Posted Aug 24, 2018
Christopher Robin (2018) Clarisse Loughrey Christopher Robin is something of an oddity -- a kid's movie that plays stronger to adults. But sometimes, it's a risk worth taking. EDIT
Posted Aug 24, 2018