Quelle Movies

Quelle 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): Daniel Eagan, Raquel Stecher
Rating Title/Year Author
The Vast of Night (2019) Raquel Stecher The Vast of Night will appeal to fans of The Invasion of the Body Snatchers and The Twilight Zone. The heavy dialogue can be exhausting but if you have the patience to get through it you'll be rewarded at the end. EDIT
Posted Sep 19, 2019
Portrait of a Lady on Fire (2019) Raquel Stecher gorgeous and mesmerizing film. Noémie Merlant and Adèle Haenel bring an intensity that is simply awe inspiring. EDIT
Posted Sep 13, 2019
The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019) Raquel Stecher a diverse retelling of Dickens' novel that is clever, quirky, and hilarious and boasts a spectacular cast. EDIT
Posted Sep 13, 2019
() Raquel Stecher gorgeously shot, firmly rooted in Portuguese culture and history... However the film is overly long and takes too much time to solve its final dilemma. EDIT
Posted Sep 12, 2019
() Raquel Stecher Disco offers an interesting conceit but the story never quite gels. EDIT
Posted Sep 11, 2019
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) Raquel Stecher a touching tribute... Mister Rogers gets a supporting role in his own biopic and that's just the way he would have wanted it. EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2019
The Moneychanger (2019) Raquel Stecher It has a terrific sense of place and time and offers wonderful performances... suffers from a lack of consistent tension and overall clarity. EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2019
() Raquel Stecher a taut and compelling drama that offers only harsh realities and no explanations. EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2019
() Raquel Stecher takes a strange turn which brings the conflict to its resolution. ... inventive in its storytelling and its solutions, offers fine performances and is enjoyable as both a dark family drama and a pseudo-horror flick. EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2019
Sea Fever (2019) Raquel Stecher Sea Fever feels both classic and brand new... doesn't depend on elaborate action sequences or fancy special effects... Instead it latches on to its characters and won't let go. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2019
() Raquel Stecher While at War offers a grand production, fine performances but lacked in emotion. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2019
() Raquel Stecher absolutely riveting and just plain brutal. This film is gritty and intense and it grabs hold of you and doesn't let go. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2019
Hope (2017) Raquel Stecher Hope is a heart-wrenching film that will leave you emotionally devastated EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2019
The Narcissists (2017) Raquel Stecher In an age of quick cuts and short attention spans, The Narcissists offers something refreshingly different. EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
Rafiki (2018) Raquel Stecher Rafiki is a gorgeously haunting film that is equal parts heart-breaking and hopeful... It's vibrant and full of life. It's simple yet bold. EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2019
Las herederas (2018) Raquel Stecher The Heiresses is a quiet and spare lesbian drama. It will resonate with anyone who has settled into their ways and suddenly finds themselves having to reinvent their life. EDIT
Posted Aug 20, 2019
Nothing Happens (2017) Raquel Stecher a quirky, offbeat film... serves as a metaphysical exploration of how disconnected we are as a society. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2019
Ekaj (2015) Raquel Stecher a modern day Midnight Cowboy. It's raw, gritty, sensitive, organic and real. EDIT
Posted Aug 4, 2019
Summer Night (2019) Raquel Stecher a lighthearted drama with comedic moments [but] perpetuates stereotypes. EDIT
Posted Jul 25, 2019
Queering the Script (2019) Raquel Stecher Queering the Script is an enlightening documentary that shines a much needed spotlight on queer representation. EDIT
Posted Jul 23, 2019
Greta (2018) Raquel Stecher Greta is a psychological thriller that had potential but instead of taking a deep dive it stays in the shallow end leaving viewers wanting more. EDIT
Posted Jul 21, 2019
Rojo (2018) Raquel Stecher a moody and atmospheric drama that explores how government corruption enables the worst in human behavior. EDIT
Posted Jul 13, 2019
Armstrong (2019) Raquel Stecher an intimate portrait of an extraordinary individual and required viewing for anyone who appreciated First Man. EDIT
Posted Jul 10, 2019
The Spy Behind Home Plate (2019) Raquel Stecher a satisfying combination of baseball and WWII history but works on its own as a biographical documentary about a fascinating subject... gets a bit muddled with some of the details... EDIT
Posted Jun 29, 2019
The Lavender Scare (2017) Raquel Stecher serves as an important primer on a lesser known aspect of our government's history. EDIT
Posted Jun 12, 2019
Starfish (2016) Raquel Stecher Starfish transforms the mourning process into a cosmic and post-apocalyptic drama that is as quiet and spare as it is fraught with tension and mystery. EDIT
Posted Jun 2, 2019
Esto no es Berlín (2019) Raquel Stecher a deep exploration of artistic expression and finding your true self. EDIT
Posted May 4, 2019
We Believe In Dinosaurs (2019) Raquel Stecher opens up a dialogue about America's problematic relationship with science. Where it lacks in storytelling it makes up for in starting the much needed conversation that we've all been avoiding. EDIT
Posted Apr 29, 2019
Marilyn (2018) Raquel Stecher the film holds the viewer at arm's length. We're with Marcos/Marilyn the whole time but we don't really get to know this character all too well. EDIT
Posted Apr 26, 2019
The Beach Bum (2019) Raquel Stecher The Beach Bum is one wild ride... And you have to be on board for this ride. EDIT
Posted Apr 19, 2019
Instant Dreams (2017) Raquel Stecher a moody and atmospheric eulogy to a lost technology... poetic approach in storytelling and visual artistry. If you're looking for a more traditional documentary on the history of Polaroid, this isn't it. ... it won't be to everyone's taste. EDIT
Posted Apr 19, 2019
The Browsing Effect (2018) Raquel Stecher There were some enjoyable scenes but overall The Browsing Effect was a mixed bag. EDIT
Posted Apr 9, 2019
Electric Love (2018) Raquel Stecher Electric Love is an enjoyable little indie about modern day dating... not a groundbreaking story but a reassuring one. EDIT
Posted Apr 1, 2019
Sister Aimee (2019) Raquel Stecher Sister Aimee is a brilliant road trip movie centered on empowered female characters and reimagines an obscure event from early 20th century American history. EDIT
Posted Mar 17, 2019
Strange Negotiations (2019) Raquel Stecher Strange Negotiations is a poetic and deeply personal documentary about the loss of faith and the struggle to find oneself. EDIT
Posted Mar 16, 2019
The Longest Night (2019) Raquel Stecher a heart-pounding thriller that will leave you on the edge of your seat. It's brilliantly directed with some terrific cinematography and excellent story telling. Lead actress Noëlle Schönwald delivers a powerful performance. EDIT
Posted Mar 16, 2019
Show Me the Picture: The Story of Jim Marshall (2019) Raquel Stecher a compelling portrait of a difficult man with great talent who made an impact on the careers of the 20th century rock stars we know and love. EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2019
South Mountain (2019) Raquel Stecher Director Hilary Brougher's South Mountain is a beautiful, quiet film about a couple's break-up and its repercussions. It stays true to the messy nature of family dynamics. EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2019
() Raquel Stecher Sakawais a compelling doc that offers insight into the world of internet scammers of Ghana.There are no interviews and we don't learn their names. The film holds the viewer at arms-length which is necessary to keep us in as neutral a space as possible. EDIT
Posted Mar 14, 2019
Yo, imposible (2018) Raquel Stecher Director Patricia Ortega's Being Impossible/Yo imposible is a hard pill to swallow. It's a heavy-handed story that offers little to an audience that will be overwhelmed by the subject matter. EDIT
Posted Mar 14, 2019
() Raquel Stecher Director Jenna Ricker's Qualified follows the career of Janet Guthrie and all its ups and downs. And there were a lot of downs... takes its viewers on an emotional journey. [Delivers] a powerful message for any woman of any age. EDIT
Posted Mar 12, 2019
Days of the Whale (2019) Raquel Stecher Days of the Whale is a promising debut from a fresh new voice. It explores art as both expression and defiance and shines a spotlight on one of the lesser known urban communities of South America... fantastic soundtrack. EDIT
Posted Mar 11, 2019
() Raquel Stecher Tread is a compelling and slick documentary about this little known event... the film overall was a bit too polished with some fancy drone shots and slow motion action sequences that felt unnecessary. EDIT
Posted Mar 11, 2019
Salvage (2019) Raquel Stecher Salvage is a fascinating documentary and viewers will gain perspective on what it means to be part of a consumer culture EDIT
Posted Mar 11, 2019
() Raquel Stecher Nothing Fancy: Diana Kennedy is a charming documentary that allows its subject's vibrant personality shine through. It also serves as one way we can ensure Kennedy's contributions to preserving Mexican food culture is appreciated for decades to come. EDIT
Posted Mar 11, 2019
In Search of Greatness (2018) Raquel Stecher In Search of Greatness is a fascinating documentary with a ground-breaking message. This is a necessary viewing for anyone interested in sports psychology. Downside: the subjects are overwhelmingly male. EDIT
Posted Feb 17, 2019
BlacKkKlansman (2018) Raquel Stecher BlacKkKlansman makes a bold political statement about racism in an effective way. EDIT
Posted Feb 10, 2019
End Game (2018) Raquel Stecher End Game is painful to watch and maybe you'll think you can't get through all 40 minutes of it. But you can and you will and you'll be better for it. It tackles a difficult subject in a sympathetic and respectful way. EDIT
Posted Feb 6, 2019
Memphis '69 (2019) Raquel Stecher Memphis '69 takes viewers on a time travel trip to this one-of-a-kind blues festival. It lingers over many of the performances and also captures the spirit of the time. EDIT
Posted Feb 4, 2019
We Are Thankful (Siyabonga) (2019) Raquel Stecher We Are Thankful is an interesting experiment in blending documentary and narrative feature in a self-referential way. EDIT
Posted Feb 4, 2019