Phoenix Film Festival

Phoenix Film Festival is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer® when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Jeff Mitchell
Rating Title/Year Author
3/4 Let Him Go (2020) Jeff Mitchell Lane and Costner embrace this effective 20th century western. EDIT
Posted Nov 6, 2020
4/4 The Thing (1982) Jeff Mitchell My favorite horror movie. EDIT
Posted Oct 30, 2020
2/4 Rebecca (2020) Jeff Mitchell This gorgeous 'Rebecca' reincarnation would work better as a series. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
3/4 The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' argues that 1968 and 2020 aren't so different. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
1.5/4 2 Hearts (2020) Jeff Mitchell '2 Hearts' has good intentions, but it flutters with clichés. EDIT
Posted Oct 16, 2020
2.5/4 Time (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'Time' is sometimes off, but the punctual, personal messages resonate. EDIT
Posted Oct 9, 2020
3/4 Kajillionaire (2020) Jeff Mitchell July's Kajillionaire pays out some eccentric riches. EDIT
Posted Sep 25, 2020
2.5/4 The Dark Divide (2020) Jeff Mitchell The Dark Divide is a soulful, pleasant journey. EDIT
Posted Sep 19, 2020
3/4 The Devil All the Time (2020) Jeff Mitchell A well-crafted, exceedingly grim slow burn. EDIT
Posted Sep 17, 2020
3.5/4 The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019) Jeff Mitchell Families and high school English classes can enjoy Armando Iannucci's PG-rated adaptation. EDIT
Posted Aug 28, 2020
3/4 Get Duked! (2019) Jeff Mitchell Get Duked! offers regal shenanigans. EDIT
Posted Aug 27, 2020
2.5/4 Chemical Hearts (2020) Jeff Mitchell Chemical Hearts has some magic. EDIT
Posted Aug 21, 2020
3.5/4 Boys State (2020) Jeff Mitchell Here's an enthusiastic vote for Boys State! EDIT
Posted Aug 14, 2020
2/4 The Secret: Dare to Dream (2020) Jeff Mitchell The Secret: Dare to Dream isn't a nightmare, but... EDIT
Posted Jul 31, 2020
2/4 Radioactive (2019) Jeff Mitchell Radioactive is a bit hazardous EDIT
Posted Jul 24, 2020
3.5/4 Invictus (2009) Jeff Mitchell Freeman was born to play his friend Mandela in Eastwood's inspiring movie. EDIT
Posted Jul 18, 2020
3.5/4 Volition (2019) Jeff Mitchell This crime story elevates into a science-fiction mind-bender. EDIT
Posted Jul 10, 2020
2.5/4 Four Kids and It (2019) Jeff Mitchell Make room for Four Kids and It. EDIT
Posted Jul 1, 2020
3/4 Irresistible (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'Irresistible' successfully explores big, twisted political practices in Small Town, USA. EDIT
Posted Jun 26, 2020
3.5/4 Runner (2019) Jeff Mitchell Sprint to Guor's inspirational tale. EDIT
Posted Jun 19, 2020
3/4 7500 (2019) Jeff Mitchell Take a number and get in line for this claustrophobic thriller. EDIT
Posted Jun 17, 2020
3/4 Shirley (2020) Jeff Mitchell Moss gathers plenty of big moments in this troubling narrative EDIT
Posted Jun 5, 2020
2.5/4 The Vast of Night (2019) Jeff Mitchell An impressive achievement, but not a satisfying one. Barely recommending it. EDIT
Posted May 29, 2020
3.5/4 Alice (2019) Jeff Mitchell An enlightening escort tale set in the City of Light. EDIT
Posted May 15, 2020
3/4 Escape From Alcatraz (1979) Jeff Mitchell Stay for this solid prison movie EDIT
Posted May 8, 2020
3/4 All the Wild Horses (2017) Jeff Mitchell All the Wild Horses wins by a comfortable margin. EDIT
Posted Apr 24, 2020
3/4 The Booksellers (2019) Jeff Mitchell A celluloid page-turner. EDIT
Posted Apr 17, 2020
2/4 Trolls World Tour (2020) Jeff Mitchell Trolls World Tour might be a good at-home distraction...or not. EDIT
Posted Apr 10, 2020
3.5/4 Corpus Christi (2019) Jeff Mitchell Bartosz Bielenia and director Jan Komasa spin an inspirational tale and a tense countdown. EDIT
Posted Apr 3, 2020
3.5/4 Shuffle (2011) Jeff Mitchell Shuffle deals an affecting time travel story. EDIT
Posted Mar 28, 2020
3.5/4 Blow the Man Down (2019) Jeff Mitchell Writers/directors Bridget Savage Cole and Danielle Krudy crack open big surprises. EDIT
Posted Mar 20, 2020
2/4 Bloodshot (2020) Jeff Mitchell Boreshot EDIT
Posted Mar 13, 2020
2/4 Greed (2019) Jeff Mitchell Greed isn't that great. EDIT
Posted Mar 6, 2020
3/4 The Invisible Man (2020) Jeff Mitchell Alternative title = Sleeping with the Invisible Enemy EDIT
Posted Feb 28, 2020
3/4 Ordinary Love (2019) Jeff Mitchell Manville bravely delivers a raw, authentic performance, and thankfully, Neeson takes a break from gunning down massive quantities of drug dealers and kidnappers. EDIT
Posted Feb 21, 2020
2.5/4 The Call of the Wild (2020) Jeff Mitchell It doesn't always connect, but this Call is a likable family adventure EDIT
Posted Feb 21, 2020
2/4 The Photograph (2020) Jeff Mitchell Do Mae and Michael stay together or split up? Eh, either way is fine. EDIT
Posted Feb 14, 2020
3/4 The Assistant (2019) Jeff Mitchell Writer/director Kitty Green clearly documents empathy without empowerment. EDIT
Posted Feb 7, 2020
3/4 Zana (2019) Jeff Mitchell Adriana Matoshi stands tall with a masterful subdued performance. EDIT
Posted Feb 3, 2020
3/4 The Last Full Measure (2020) Jeff Mitchell Talk of honor and sacrifice flood the screen and our tear ducts. EDIT
Posted Jan 24, 2020
3.5/4 Les misérables (2019) Jeff Mitchell This gritty, non-musical crime drama seems like a French grandson of Dennis Hopper's "Colors" (1988). EDIT
Posted Jan 24, 2020
3/4 Clemency (2019) Jeff Mitchell Woodard steps into a thorny, introspective role and commands a standout, Oscar-worthy performance that was not quite recognized by the Academy in a crowded year for actresses. EDIT
Posted Jan 17, 2020
1.5/4 () Jeff Mitchell The chuckles start to wane after the first 20 minutes, and the remaining 60 are largely spent feeling pity for Haddish and Byrne. EDIT
Posted Jan 10, 2020
4/4 1917 (2019) Jeff Mitchell 1917 is a must-see movie, and please, watch it on the big screen. EDIT
Posted Jan 10, 2020
4/4 A Hidden Life (2019) Jeff Mitchell My #1 movie of 2019. EDIT
Posted Dec 21, 2019
3.5/4 The Two Popes (2019) Jeff Mitchell Pryce and Hopkins deserve praise and Oscar nominations. EDIT
Posted Dec 21, 2019
3/4 Richard Jewell (2019) Jeff Mitchell Eastwood's 'Richard Jewell' is a gem. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2019
3.5/4 Mickey and the Bear (2019) Jeff Mitchell Take notice of director Annabelle Attanasio's feature film debut. EDIT
Posted Dec 14, 2019
3/4 My Week With Marilyn (2011) Jeff Mitchell My Week with Marilyn says so much in a short time capsule EDIT
Posted Dec 6, 2019
3.5/4 Waves (2019) Jeff Mitchell An explosive and hypnotic domestic ride. EDIT
Posted Nov 27, 2019