CLTure

CLTure is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Douglas Davidson
Rating Title/Year Author
4.5/5 Logan (2017) Douglas Davidson Logan elevates itself beyond superhero tropes by examining the man well known for his healing ability, sharp claws, and short temper through themes of finality and family. EDIT
Posted Feb 2, 2020
4/5 Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Douglas Davidson Some are already hailing Spider-Man: Far From Home as the best live-action Spider-Man film yet, which is a strong statement. At the very least, it's the best representation of Spider-Man in the MCU ... EDIT
Posted Jun 28, 2019
3.5/5 Late Night (2019) Douglas Davidson Sometimes we could use a break from the heaviness of the world and there's something about an unfeigned comedy that can do the heart good. EDIT
Posted Jun 7, 2019
4.5/5 Booksmart (2019) Douglas Davidson Beautifully executed from top to bottom, Booksmart is more than a riotous teen comedy as it explores the complex ideas of friendship, falling in love, and growing up through various forms of self-realization and actualization. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
4/5 Breakthrough (2019) Douglas Davidson Like all good stories, inspired by truth or not, the underlying message here is that what brings us together is far more important than what separates us. EDIT
Posted Apr 14, 2019
3.5/5 Captain Marvel (2019) Douglas Davidson When all is said and done, Captain Marvel is a damn fun film which gives audiences much of what we need, even if it's not what we want. EDIT
Posted Mar 8, 2019
4/5 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Douglas Davidson ... Dean DeBlois captures our imagination once more, weaving within his tale layers upon layers of thematic material ... making the whole of the film a meditation on growing up. EDIT
Posted Feb 24, 2019
4.5/5 They Shall Not Grow Old (2018) Douglas Davidson Even though [director] Jackson declares [the film] as "a film for non-historians by a non-historian," that doesn't mean it's any less of an engaging, informative, and thoughtful experience. EDIT
Posted Feb 1, 2019
4.5/5 It (2017) Douglas Davidson What makes [director Andy] Muschietti's adaptation stand-out is the way it manipulates the audience by using older horror techniques to cultivate deliciously appalling anticipation. EDIT
Posted Jan 30, 2019
3/5 Once Upon a Deadpool (2018) Douglas Davidson Frankly, if Once Upon A Deadpool had just gone all in ... instead of just fast cuts and terrible ADR, OUAD could've been something truly special. EDIT
Posted Dec 15, 2018
4.5/5 Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Douglas Davidson Now in their nineteenth endeavor, the Joe and Anthony Russo-directed Avengers: Infinity War, Marvel Studios demonstrates, not with a bang but with a whisper, that they are mighty. EDIT
Posted Dec 7, 2018
4.5/5 Creed II (2018) Douglas Davidson From the ding of the first bell to the echo of the last, Creed II is ... a stirring drama that utilizes every inch of emotional real estate to enormous effect. EDIT
Posted Nov 21, 2018
4/5 Pete's Dragon (2016) Douglas Davidson Director David Lowery shoves off the seafaring locale, the songs, and the majority of the original story and successfully modernizes it while staying true to its heart. EDIT
Posted Nov 17, 2018
4.5 out of 5. A Star Is Born (2018) Douglas Davidson [The ending] will weigh on you the same way it weighs on the characters. That's a powerful testament to both Cooper's treatment of the material as it is the performances ... EDIT
Posted Oct 31, 2018