Sioux City Journal

Sioux City Journal is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer® when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Bruce R. Miller
Rating Title/Year Author
3/5 Wonder Woman 1984 (2020) Bruce R. Miller An ideal Christmas present, the film rekindles our love for superheroes and, most important, concern for our fellow planet dwellers. EDIT
Posted Dec 23, 2020
All the Way (2016) Bruce R. Miller All the Way works because Cranston is so determined to make Johnson relatable. He shows there's more to the guy than baling wire and spit. Best of all, he isn't afraid to let him look weak and afraid. EDIT
Posted Oct 7, 2020
The Girl (2012) Bruce R. Miller Jones captures many of Hitchcock's mannerisms... Miller, meanwhile, is a much better actress than Hedren ever was. Watching her temper the performance is part of the fun. EDIT
Posted Aug 4, 2020
Showbiz Kids (2020) Bruce R. Miller Consistently engaging, it's also massively depressing, particularly when the subjects talk about the price they paid to maintain a career. EDIT
Posted Jul 30, 2020
The Wizard of Lies (2017) Bruce R. Miller Like Ron Howard in "A Beautiful Mind" or "Genius," Levinson does whatever he can to make a static story pop to life. EDIT
Posted Jul 20, 2020
Midsommar (2019) Bruce R. Miller Midsommar loves to play with complacency. It thrives on innocence, then offers an unforgettable 30-minute rush to the end. EDIT
Posted Dec 18, 2019
The Farewell (2019) Bruce R. Miller Touching, vulnerable and heartbreaking, Awkwafina enters the world of drama with great confidence and comes away with a performance that should be remembered at year's end. EDIT
Posted Dec 17, 2019
Booksmart (2019) Bruce R. Miller Booksmart already stands as the best comedy of summer. It'll be interesting to see if anything can remotely come close to dethroning it. EDIT
Posted Dec 16, 2019
Knives Out (2019) Bruce R. Miller One of the most entertaining holiday films in years. EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2019
Parasite (2019) Bruce R. Miller [Parasite] has so much to offer, you'll want to see it more than once. EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2019
Richard Jewell (2019) Bruce R. Miller Hauser is incredible as the man caught in the headlights. EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2019
Marriage Story (2019) Bruce R. Miller The little moments mean so much and Baumbach doesn't waste a single one. EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2019
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) Bruce R. Miller A Beautiful Day has the ability to take risks without betraying its inspiration. EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2019
Jojo Rabbit (2019) Bruce R. Miller The film entertains throughout. It's just never clear what it wants to be. EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2019
Harriet (2019) Bruce R. Miller Because we've seen better ventures about the same material... it's unfortunate this wasn't up to the challenge of its stars. EDIT
Posted Dec 11, 2019
Toy Story 4 (2019) Bruce R. Miller Director Josh Cooley offers plenty of excitement but he also introduces a raft of new characters -- from an antique store, a carnival and a bedroom that, frankly, has too many toys to begin with. EDIT
Posted Dec 10, 2019
Avengers: Endgame (2019) Bruce R. Miller To paraphrase Thanos, Oscar nominations are inevitable. EDIT
Posted Dec 9, 2019
Us (2019) Bruce R. Miller Us is super scary, and Peele, the smart director behind Get Out, is a force to behold. EDIT
Posted Dec 9, 2019