The Queer Review

The Queer Review is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer® when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): James Kleinmann
Rating Title/Year Author
2.5/5 Body Cam (2020) James Kleinmann What lets Body Cam down is the screenplay, which after a tight opening becomes slightly unfocused in the final act, and as the film progresses there's a tendency to spell out what's happening a little too clearly. EDIT
Posted Jul 9, 2020
3.5/5 Mucho mucho amor (2020) James Kleinmann This lovingly crafted, uplifting biographical doc. EDIT
Posted Jul 9, 2020
4/5 The Old Guard (2020) James Kleinmann Without sacrificing any tension, the film has an unhurried pace that allows us to get to know these well-drawn characters intimately so we care for them when they're in danger, while the various plot strands remain clear and tight. EDIT
Posted Jul 6, 2020
5/5 Hamilton (2020) James Kleinmann It might make you miss live theatre, but it certainly gives you as close to the thrill of it as you can get right now. In fact it's an electrifying experience, riveting throughout. EDIT
Posted Jul 1, 2020
4.5/5 Da 5 Bloods (2020) James Kleinmann Adds an urgent, vital and clear voice to the current national conversation focused on societal and institutional racism. EDIT
Posted Jun 29, 2020
4/5 Welcome to Chechnya (2020) James Kleinmann A highly effective piece of activism in itself, a disturbing real life horror that's compelling throughout, and achieves its purpose in making us as viewers sickened and engaged by what's happening on our watch in the twenty first century. EDIT
Posted Jun 29, 2020
4/5 John Lewis: Good Trouble (2020) James Kleinmann An up close and personal biographical study of the activist and longstanding public servant, as well as a compelling examination of the history of the Civil Rights movement, through Lewis' vital role in it. EDIT
Posted Jun 26, 2020
4/5 Disclosure: Trans Lives on Screen (2020) James Kleinmann In using all trans contributors the result is a film that's a powerful, timely, and ultimately hopeful piece of trans screen representation in itself. EDIT
Posted Jun 24, 2020
3/5 () James Kleinmann Succeeds in capturing the essence of what so many enjoy about Eurovision, while potentially opening the door for a new movie franchise. EDIT
Posted Jun 24, 2020