Art House Film Wire

Art House Film Wire 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
3.5/4 Nomadland (2020) Jeff Mitchell The American social safety net looks like frayed wedges of tissue paper. EDIT
Posted Feb 19, 2021
3/4 I Care a Lot (2020) Jeff Mitchell Pike, Wiest, and Dinklage embrace this modern-day crime story. EDIT
Posted Feb 18, 2021
2.5/4 The Map of Tiny Perfect Things (2021) Jeff Mitchell 'The Map of Tiny Perfect Things' isn't flawless, but you'll discover heartfelt smiles. EDIT
Posted Feb 11, 2021
1.5/4 Bliss (2021) Jeff Mitchell Wilson and Hayek's manic journey is anything but 'Bliss'. EDIT
Posted Feb 4, 2021
3/4 Herself (2020) Jeff Mitchell You'll stand with Clare Dunne in this liberating drama. EDIT
Posted Jan 14, 2021
3.5/4 The Dissident (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'The Dissident' sheds light on a pitch-black murder. EDIT
Posted Jan 7, 2021
4/4 Soul (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'Soul' is the warm chicken soup and philosophical hug that we need right now. EDIT
Posted Dec 25, 2020
2/4 Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) Jeff Mitchell The truth is 'Wonder Woman 1984' is a messy superhero movie. EDIT
Posted Dec 24, 2020
2/4 Half Brothers (2020) Jeff Mitchell This road movie has fun sibling rivalry, but we've seen this cinematic vehicle before. EDIT
Posted Dec 4, 2020
2.5/4 The Croods: A New Age (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'The Croods: A New Age' has more yabba dabba doos than yabba dabba don'ts. EDIT
Posted Nov 25, 2020
1/4 Come Away (2020) Jeff Mitchell The cheer in cheery is missing and left this critic wondering 'y'. EDIT
Posted Nov 17, 2020
2/4 Freaky (2020) Jeff Mitchell This switcharoo horror movie lives up to its name...for a while. EDIT
Posted Nov 13, 2020
3.5/4 The Climb (2019) Jeff Mitchell 'The Climb' ascends to hilarious heights. EDIT
Posted Nov 10, 2020
3/4 Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' is a good success. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2020
2/4 Nocturne (2020) Jeff Mitchell 'Nocturne' looks great, but it's a little off-key. EDIT
Posted Oct 13, 2020
1.5/4 The War With Grandpa (2020) Jeff Mitchell Maybe 'The War with Grandpa' should give peace a chance. EDIT
Posted Oct 9, 2020
3/4 On the Rocks (2020) Jeff Mitchell Coppola's On the Rocks is a smooth, breezy indulgence. EDIT
Posted Oct 2, 2020
2/4 The Glorias (2020) Jeff Mitchell Ironically, 'The Glorias' works too hard. EDIT
Posted Sep 30, 2020
2.5/4 Antebellum (2020) Jeff Mitchell An effective and challenging thriller. (and don't watch the trailer...go in blind) EDIT
Posted Sep 16, 2020
2/4 The Broken Hearts Gallery (2020) Jeff Mitchell You may or may not buy this breezy, thin rom-com. I didn't. EDIT
Posted Sep 11, 2020
3/4 Words on Bathroom Walls (2020) Jeff Mitchell Words on Bathroom Walls draws up a compelling and empathetic story. EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2020
3.5/4 Burning (2018) Jeff Mitchell Lee Chang-dong's potent drama sparks unconventional mysteries EDIT
Posted Aug 18, 2020
2/4 The Secret Garden (2020) Jeff Mitchell The Secret Garden doesn't quite bloom. EDIT
Posted Aug 8, 2020
2/4 You Should Have Left (2020) Jeff Mitchell It's okay to walk away from You Should Have Left. EDIT
Posted Jun 20, 2020
3.5/4 The King of Staten Island (2020) Jeff Mitchell Davidson and Apatow proudly roll out their royal comedy EDIT
Posted Jun 9, 2020
2/4 The High Note (2020) Jeff Mitchell The Flat Note EDIT
Posted May 31, 2020
3.5/4 Puzzle (2018) Jeff Mitchell Macdonald and Khan perfectly fit in Puzzle. A warm and thoughtful indie. EDIT
Posted Apr 29, 2020
2/4 Selah and the Spades (2019) Jeff Mitchell 'Selah and The Spades' doesn't deal a winning hand EDIT
Posted Apr 16, 2020
3.5/4 Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020) Jeff Mitchell This troubling drama always hits the mark. EDIT
Posted Apr 3, 2020
2.5/4 First Cow (2019) Jeff Mitchell First Cow grazes into a long-winded but mesmerizing underdog story EDIT
Posted Mar 15, 2020
1.5/4 Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) Jeff Mitchell Robbie taps into her inner psycho and delivers several stand-up-and-cheer moments for Harley Quinn fans everywhere. That's perfect for a 20-minute montage on YouTube. EDIT
Posted Feb 13, 2020
2.5/4 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Jeff Mitchell Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker lifts our spirits just enough. EDIT
Posted Dec 19, 2019
3.5/4 Rojo (2018) Jeff Mitchell Director Benjamin Naishtat throws us into a tizzy and then keeps us guessing, when he will lower the cinematic boom. EDIT
Posted Nov 18, 2019
2.5/4 Judy (2019) Jeff Mitchell See the film for Zellweger's out-of-nowhere, knockout performance. EDIT
Posted Sep 30, 2019
3/4 The Lion King (2019) Jeff Mitchell This beautiful remake proudly stands on its own four feet. EDIT
Posted Jul 18, 2019
2/4 The Seagull (2018) Jeff Mitchell "The Seagull" does not take off and fly. EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
2/4 The Happytime Murders (2018) Jeff Mitchell The end credits feature an enjoyable 80's singalong...the most gratifying three minutes of the movie. EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
2.5/4 Suspiria (2018) Jeff Mitchell A gorgeous work of art and a confusing mess. EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
3/4 Ben Is Back (2018) Jeff Mitchell The screenplay flirts with implausibility, but it draws up a compelling plot that squarely falls on mother and son. EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
3/4 Fighting With My Family (2019) Jeff Mitchell Don't fight it, this underdog story is a good movie. EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
3.5/4 Penguins (2019) Jeff Mitchell A light, bouncy, beautifully-shot family film that avoids talk of global warming and plastic pollution. It probably should, but hey, it's a great escape. EDIT
Posted Jun 18, 2019
3.5/4 Border (2018) Jeff Mitchell Abbasi, Melander, and Milonoff are not afraid to cross into bizarre territory. EDIT
Posted Jun 13, 2019
2/4 Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti (2017) Jeff Mitchell We get a good sense of Guaguin's mindset but regrettably, through an uneventful and monotonous narrative. An uninspired trip. EDIT
Posted Jun 11, 2019
3/4 Colette (2018) Jeff Mitchell West and Knightley shine in the true story of "he said, she wrote" EDIT
Posted Jun 11, 2019
1.5/4 Welcome to Marwen (2018) Jeff Mitchell Zemeckis leaves little screen time for the protagonist's recovery, so the final confrontation seems added as an afterthought. EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2019
3.5/4 Capernaum (2018) Jeff Mitchell Nadine Labaki shines a bright light on dark times. A painfully unreal experience. EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2019
3.5/4 Never Look Away (2018) Jeff Mitchell "Never Look Away" will surprise with unexpected detours through German history, and it personalizes these stops with rich characters who leave lasting memoirs. EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2019
2.5/4 The Wedding Guest (2018) Jeff Mitchell Depending on your expectations, this deliberately slow-paced thriller might serve as a satisfying "I do" or a disappointing "I don't" EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2019
3/4 Captain Marvel (2019) Jeff Mitchell Our comic book heroine has to remember her past, and you won't easily forget this fun, milestone movie. EDIT
Posted Jun 10, 2019