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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
13% Change in the Air (2018) A quiet drama about an inspiring visitor never takes wing.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2018
11% I Still See You (2018) There's too much science, not enough fiction, in this sci-fi spook-show.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
71% Stella's Last Weekend (2018) Real-life brothers Nat and Alex Wolff are squabbling siblings in this weak rom-com.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
30% Loving Pablo (2018) Even Javier Bardem and Penélope Cruz can't enliven this drug lord's love story.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2018
79% Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018) Even when he's shouting, he's saying things everyone ought to hear. Even the people he doesn't like. Even the people who don't like him.‐ NJ Next
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
76% Black '47 (2018) The level on which it works is primal-and frighteningly effective.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
83% Bad Reputation (2018) An admiring documentary gives rocker Joan Jett her due. ‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
66% The House with a Clock in Its Walls (2018) Eli Roth knows what he's doing-and that means carefully mixing the scares and stillness for a horror comedy that's made-to-order for certain monster-loving 10-year-olds.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2018
79% Fahrenheit 11/9 (2018) Even if you disagree with Moore, it's hard not to admire his bravura filmmaking.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2018
46% Where Hands Touch (2018) Where Hands Touch, for all its weaknesses, does boast two strong performances by its actresses.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2018
59% Bel Canto (2018) Feels a little cheap and shortchanged. ‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
29% The Innocent (Der Unschuldige) (2018) It's often a perplexing film... mixing one part First Reformed to two parts The Killing of a Sacred Deer while, unfortunately, failing to provide the cogent themes or philosophy of either.‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2018
75% The Good Girls (Las niñas bien) (2018) The Good Girls is a nice piece of social and cultural criticism, and Salas makes for a formidably icy matron. It's a cool, contained effort.‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2018
100% In Fabric (2018) This is a film with the logic of a dream, which is to say, no logic at all. But it also has the power of a nightmare. And, like some of them, it lingers.‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2018
67% Kursk (2018) Stoic endurance doesn't always make for excitement, and cramped interiors tend to constrain chances for great visuals. After the first hour, the film begins to take on water, too.‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
No Score Yet If Life Gives You Lemons (Un giorno all'improvviso) (2018) Landi's cinematography is appropriately unsentimental, filling the wide screen with dark pavements and chipped concrete buildings. But D'Emilo finds colors in the character's emotions...‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2018
88% The Accused (Acusada) (2018) A quietly engrossing drama...‐ Screen International
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2018
44% Destination Wedding (2018) This Wedding should be annulled.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2018
33% Blue Iguana (2018) It's not a great movie, but it's a good reminder of why Rockwell's admirers have happily stuck with him for decades.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2018
80% Alpha (2018) If you don't tear up just a little bit at the end [...] clearly there's only one explanation. You're just a cat person.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2018
95% BlacKkKlansman (2018) It emerges as one of the best films of the summer, and an essential look at race in America.‐ NJ Next
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2018
70% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) It has a solid grounding in the series, and a respect for the people who made and love it.‐ NJ Next
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018
34% I Feel Pretty (2018) Although this is very much Schumer's picture - and she has several scenes which show what a surprisingly touching actress she can be - it has lots of other delights, too.‐ NJ Next
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018
88% Annihilation (2018) Despite its fine acting and intellectual ambitions, "Annihilation" still delivers its genre thrills.‐ NJ Next
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018
49% The Spy Who Dumped Me (2018) Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon have fun on the run in this spy-movie farce.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2018
No Score Yet Killer Bees (2018) While it has heartwarming moments, it's not a predictable, eager-to-please entertainment.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2018
90% Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (2018) Hollywood's happiest hustler looks back on 40 years of servicing the stars.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jul 25, 2018
97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) It's not just "Impossible," it's irresistible.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2018
93% Blindspotting (2018) Casal and Diggs have both lived these roles for years, so it's not surprising that they never deliver a false moment.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2018
80% Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) It's a movie that has nowhere to go and takes forever to get there.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2018
43% Fireworks (2018) There's a lovely idea for a romance here [...] and yet the film doesn't know what to do with it.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jul 5, 2018
79% Dark River (2018) Artfully takes you into a world of pain and despair. ‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2018
3/5 63% Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) "Sicario: Day of the Soldado" is pretty gory, very grim and kind of depressing. So before you buy your ticket, know what you're signing up for. But you're probably going to regret enlisting anyway.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2018
2.5/5 48% Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) If this is the best the "Jurassic" series can manage, it's the real endangered species.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
1/5 0% Gotti (2018) Admittedly, Travolta, who produced, is sure having fun. What ham wouldn't? Chewing on the scenery like it was a meatball hero, he swaggers around in shiny suits and silver wigs, barking orders.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2018
4/5 94% Incredibles 2 (2018) This one still delights. But its satire on superheroes no longer seems quite so, well, incredible.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2018
72% Bernard and Huey (2018) Director Dan Mirvish can't seem to find a way to flesh [the script] out, emotionally or visually.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2018
91% Hearts Beat Loud (2018) In the midst of this already overheated summer movie season, it feels like a cool drink of water.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2018
4.5/5 89% Hereditary (2018) "Hereditary" is that rare thing - a smart horror movie that doesn't outsmart itself by refusing to deliver. Its mood is dark and forbidding and just keeps building. Its scares are genuinely shocking. And the ending...‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2018
4/5 68% Ocean's 8 (2018) This caper's a keeper.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2018
53% Book Club (2018) The filmmakers have a good idea for a comedy here. They just don't have enough good comedy here.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted May 17, 2018
82% Deadpool 2 (2018) The perfect Avengers antidote.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted May 14, 2018
38% Life of the Party (2018) McCarthy and Falcone are clearly in love, and it's nice they like to do things together, but does it have to be movies?‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted May 10, 2018
20% Terminal (2018) A great calling card for TV commercials, or fashion layouts. It's just not much of a movie.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted May 8, 2018
25% Overboard (2018) Abandon ship.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted May 3, 2018
41% Backstabbing for Beginners (2018) Unimaginatively shot and simplistically staged, Backstabbing for Beginners is so dutifully dull and carefully compromised it feels as if it came out of committee.‐ Film Journal International
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2018
4/5 83% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) A movie that mostly gets it right - and isn't afraid to go for truly dramatic moments, or remind us that even superheroes can be mortal.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2018
2/5 53% Rampage (2018) And at least George, who's based on motion-capture work, looks cool. The other special effects are clumsy CGI, though, and the wolf, a hybrid who's been crossed with a porcupine, looks ridiculous.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2018
3.5/5 82% Beirut (2018) Pike is terrific, and Hamm has a credibly bleary, weary look.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2018
4/5 81% Chappaquiddick (2018) It's up to us to decide Kennedy's guilt. But, also, to sympathize with his shame.‐ New York Daily News
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2018