Creators Syndicate

Creators Syndicate is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer® when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Kurt Loder
Rating Title/Year Author
Cliff Walkers (2021) Kurt Loder Beautifully designed and photographed, but it's not thrilling, and is barely coherent... EDIT
Posted Apr 30, 2021
Gunda (2020) Kurt Loder "Gunda" never feels like animal-liberation propaganda - something Kosakovskiy says he took pains to avoid - but its message shines through. EDIT
Posted Apr 16, 2021
Shiva Baby (2020) Kurt Loder A classic of the instant kind... EDIT
Posted Apr 2, 2021
Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021) Kurt Loder The movie - which, again, is maddeningly long - is an example of what can happen when you follow your dream into a ditch. EDIT
Posted Mar 19, 2021
My Salinger Year (2020) Kurt Loder A movie that might have melted into a puddle of pure niceness without Qualley's coltish charm. EDIT
Posted Mar 5, 2021
Nomadland (2020) Kurt Loder Fern - who has no children of her own - is suddenly handed a baby to tend to, and we see twitches of emotional confusion passing across her face, like the pastel clouds that drift across the big desert sky above. EDIT
Posted Feb 19, 2021
PVT Chat (2021) Kurt Loder Whenever Fox is on screen, in her black PVC bodysuit, with her collection of paddles and lashes and dog collars and dildos, the movie acquires a purpose: to propel her on toward better things. EDIT
Posted Feb 5, 2021
The Marksman (2021) Kurt Loder The movie combines a soft-pedaled hot issue (illegal immigration) with a shopworn bouquet of rote chase-movie cliches. EDIT
Posted Jan 22, 2021
Stardust (2020) Kurt Loder "It takes a real man to wear pink and pull it off," he says. EDIT
Posted Nov 20, 2020
Proxima (2019) Kurt Loder You can't help wishing these two actors were in a different movie together. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2020
Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) Kurt Loder One of the most irritating things about rabid Trump haters is the frequency with which they compel mere Trump loathers to reluctantly come to the defense of Donald Trump. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
A Rainy Day in New York (2019) Kurt Loder On the evidence of Woody Allen's latest film, it might finally be time for him to stop. EDIT
Posted Oct 9, 2020
LX 2048 (2020) Kurt Loder A sci-fi movie with more ideas banging around in it than there is really enough room to deal with. EDIT
Posted Sep 25, 2020
I'm Thinking of Ending Things (2020) Kurt Loder A brilliant film, I guess. EDIT
Posted Sep 4, 2020
An American Pickle (2020) Kurt Loder Funny, in a gentle way, but also has earnest things to say about family and forgiveness. It's touching but not gloopy. EDIT
Posted Aug 7, 2020
The Rental (2020) Kurt Loder First-time director Franco neatly accomplishes exactly what he set out to do. EDIT
Posted Jul 24, 2020
Amulet (2020) Kurt Loder A film that approaches classic status. EDIT
Posted Jul 24, 2020
The King of Staten Island (2020) Kurt Loder When Davidson finally does leave SNL, he won't have far to look for new gigs. EDIT
Posted Jun 12, 2020
The Vast of Night (2019) Kurt Loder Restores the thrill of amazement people once felt at the thought of flying saucers and alien encounters, refreshing one of the most beloved film genres. EDIT
Posted May 29, 2020
Capone (2020) Kurt Loder Yes, somebody looked at this script, by director Josh Trank - who was languishing in director's jail in the wake of his intensely disliked "Fantastic Four" reboot of 2015 - and said, "Let's shoot this sucker!" EDIT
Posted May 18, 2020
Sea Fever (2019) Kurt Loder A bold appropriation of elements from fright classics like "Alien" and "The Thing" in order to create something stylishly semi-new in the claustrophobic-horror line. EDIT
Posted Apr 10, 2020
First Man (2018) Kurt Loder Gosling is a virtuoso of the empty gaze - the ability to become lost in the middle distance as the camera settles in for an extended closeup of his sighing eyes. EDIT
Posted Oct 12, 2018