QBP Reviews

QBP Reviews is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Amyana Bartley
Rating Title/Year Author
Being Frank (2018) Amyana Bartley Director Miranda Bailey put together an overall enjoyable film reminiscent of the sleeper films of an era of filmmaking that is altogether lost EDIT
Posted Jul 5, 2019
Muse (2019) Amyana Bartley The brilliance of this film lies not in what is said, but all that is left unsaid. The hypnotic imagery play upon the senses almost as if it were a moving painting. EDIT
Posted Jun 19, 2019
Captain Marvel (2019) Amyana Bartley Without the input from female writers/directors like Anna Boden, this film would not have resonated so much. Its subtle and not so subtle nuances required its creators to understand how it feels to live under an oppressive thumb in every facet of life. EDIT
Posted Mar 24, 2019
Advocate (2019) Amyana Bartley Jones creates an effective, all-encompassing view of Tsemel's life and paints a picture of an all but unheard of Israeli justice system steeped in bias and Zionism. EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2019
Sea of Shadows (2019) Amyana Bartley Using captivating imagery, fast-paced intrigue and authentic ticking clocks, Sea of Shadows captivates the viewer from scene one. EDIT
Posted Feb 11, 2019
Polterheist (2018) Amyana Bartley Gilbank, along with co-writers Gemma Head and Paul Renhard, achieves the harshness, savagery, misogyny and grit of the drug underworld, while bringing the ideal balance of humor to make the content both fun and easier to watch. EDIT
Posted Jan 14, 2019
Rust Creek (2018) Amyana Bartley ...what looks on the surface to be a film we've seen a thousand times, turns out to be a multi-layered, multifaceted convolution of curve balls and metaphor. EDIT
Posted Jan 3, 2019
Ekaj (2015) Amyana Bartley Gonzales's ability to tell a story using fast-paced imagery is unlike anything I've seen before. She never wastes a single second...instead choosing a photographic approach to film that echoes the moment to moment lives of these homeless youth. EDIT
Posted Nov 24, 2018