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André Hereford

André Hereford
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 No Score Yet Screened Out (2020) Screened Out insists we are collectively facing one of the most pervasive and potentially dangerous addictions of our time.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted May 22, 2020
2/5 65% Clementine (2019) Clementine squeezes scant suspense from its ostensibly juicy setup of two strangers at a lake house.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted May 11, 2020
4/5 100% A Secret Love (2020) A Secret Love is in a league of its own documenting the history, love story, and struggles of two pioneering lesbians.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
4/5 98% Circus of Books (2019) Circus of Books brilliantly recounts how a nice, straight Jewish couple erected a mecca of gay porn.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2020
1/5 70% Butt Boy (2020) Freud might have had a field day analyzing Butt Boy, but you can go read a book or rearrange your furniture.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2020
2/5 No Score Yet Nevrland (2019) The gay chat room thriller Nevrland underdelivers on its dark, timely premise of strangers connecting online.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2020
2/5 92% The Invisible Man (2020) Leigh Whannell's The Invisible Man stretches out a decent horror premise until it's as thin as air.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Feb 27, 2020
3/5 88% Onward (2020) Onward leaps through plot holes aplenty to land at its still-heartwarming conclusion.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2020
3/5 92% And Then We Danced (2020) Gay coming-of-age drama And Then We Danced finds tender romance amid tense competition.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2020
4/5 98% Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) (2020) Portrait of a Lady is simmering, sensual, and gorgeously cinematic.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2020
3.5/5 78% Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) Light on superhero effects and heavy on the ass-kicking, Birds of Prey puts its trust in the indomitable Harley Quinn.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2020
4/5 95% 2020 Oscar Nominated Shorts - Animation (2020) Friendship and family drama dominate the seriously artful selections for the 2020 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2020
3/5 86% Color Out of Space (2020) Be prepared to acid-trip down a rabbit hole with Nicolas Cage in the horror spectacle Color Out of Space.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jan 23, 2020
5/5 89% 1917 (2020) Sam Mendes' lean, suspenseful World War I drama 1917 pulsates with urgency and purpose.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2020
4/5 95% Little Women (2019) Filmmaker Greta Gerwig deftly matches the collective voices of Little Women to the current moment.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2019
3/5 52% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker brings the mythic cinematic saga to a rousing conclusion.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2019
3/5 70% Bombshell (2019) Charlize Theron's captivating turn as an embattled Megan Kelly dominates the Fox News exposé Bombshell.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2019
3.5/5 82% Queen & Slim (2019) First dates can't get much worse than the one in couple-on-the-run romance Queen & Slim.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Dec 5, 2019
4/5 97% Knives Out (2019) The cast, the clues, and the comedy fit together like perfect puzzle pieces in quick-witted whodunit Knives Out.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2019
4/5 83% Waves (2019) A high school athlete finds himself on the verge of destruction in this tense family drama.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2019
4/5 95% Marriage Story (2019) Dryly funny Marriage Story offers exceptional performances from Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2019
4/5 95% End of the Century (2019) Sweet and sexy romance End of the Century explores a world of what-ifs for two handsome strangers.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
3.5/5 46% Last Christmas (2019) Last Christmas the soundtrack is better than Last Christmas the movie, but scene-stealing Michelle Yeoh is best of all.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
3/5 73% Harriet (2019) A magnetic presence onscreen, Erivo captures Harriet Tubman's nerve, guile, and iron will.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
2/5 96% By the Grace of God (Grâce à Dieu) (2019) The spare French drama By the Grace of God addresses the Catholic church sex abuse scandal with flat results.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2019
2/5 40% Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019) Angelina Jolie's fantasy sequel aims for world-building action, but fares better as camp.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2019
2/5 42% The Laundromat (2019) Steven Soderbergh's latest is a disjointed misfire that still makes salient points and reveals some delicious surprises.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2019
4/5 97% Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) Art imitates art imitating life in Pedro Almodóvar's brilliant, autobiographical new film.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2019
3/5 68% Joker (2019) A comic-book villain inflicts realistic pain in Todd Phillips' well-made and still-maddening Joker.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2019
3.5/5 82% Judy (2019) The Oscar-winner embodies Garland in a dazzling performance that combines, in uncanny fashion, a well-styled physical resemblance and evocative vocal quiver and mannerisms.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
3/5 63% It Chapter Two (2019) For the most part, it's time well-spent in the company of both the adult ensemble and their younger counterparts.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
2.5/5 41% Vita & Virginia (2019) The film finds greater depth and dimension in its side romances than in the one placed front-and-center.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
3.5/5 87% Hustlers (2019) Writer-director Lorene Scafaria finesses the structure smoothly, darting between past and present, comedy and suspense, contrasting the noise and flash of Scores and the peace and quiet of Queens.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
3.5/5 88% Ready or Not (2019) Bettinelli-Olpin and Gillett craft around their Hitchcock blonde a suspenseful mousetrap that's also a cheeky satire about rich sociopaths who will turn to lawlessly inflicting pain on others, if it keeps their wealth intact.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2019
3/5 49% Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019) The casting really pays off in the mother-daughter chemistry between Blanchett and Nelson as Bernadette and Bee.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2019
5/5 98% Paris Is Burning (1991) Paris Is Burning preserves in cinematic amber a pre-'90s, pre-Giuliani New York City that looks and feels more hard and hostile, and yet seems more innocent.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
3/5 69% Three Peaks (2019) The harsh, forbidding environment naturally lends an air of danger, and Zabeil confidently, quietly winds the suspense around the potential breaking point...‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
3/5 53% The Lion King (2019) Whatever complicated, state-of-the-art methods created this hybrid animation, the results beautifully render colors and scale, from the tallest mountain, to every swaying blade of grass. But much less innovation has gone into the plot.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2019
4/5 85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) The movie proves, yet again, that the director of Pulp Fiction and Inglourious Basterds knows how to make a picture big, without the aid of comic book superheroes or CGI behemoths.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
3.5/5 91% Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) The film attempts perhaps one or two too many plot twists... But where Far from Home flows smoothly, with ease and winking humor, is in its sweetly giddy take on young romance, charmingly conveyed by Holland and Zendaya.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
100% Gay Chorus Deep South (2019) The film conveys a strong message of openness, while also presenting the SFGMC's southern tour as a fierce act of resistance.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2019
2/5 23% Dark Phoenix (2019) With the exception of a sharply edited space rescue that generates its own fierce momentum, the film's other choppy action sequences generally devolve into montages of CGI-lit stares and gestures. ‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2019
2.5/5 32% Shaft (2019) The best thing the film does, besides nail a nice share of its jokes, is make a genuine story of Shaft learning to care about the example he sets for his son. ‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Jun 13, 2019
97% Booksmart (2019) Olivia Wilde's debut as director reinvigorates the high-school comedy.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted May 23, 2019
3/5 72% All Is True (2019) Just to bask in the lush tones of Sir Ian McKellen reciting Shakespeare's Sonnet 29 might be enough to coax certain connoisseurs to see All Is True.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted May 21, 2019
3/5 100% Knock Down the House (2019) [It] gets boiled down here to an incomplete, but compelling, play-by-play of three political races, and a stealth bio of, and persuasive mission statement for, the historic candidacy of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted May 3, 2019
4/5 94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) It's an epic franchise finale that cuts straight to the heart of what it means to rise from the ashes of defeat.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2019
3/5 90% Shazam! (2019) The suits and cheesy hairpieces can go, but Angel, costar of Disney Channel's Andi Mack, will be more than welcome to return as the kid half of this heroic tandem.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2019
3/5 76% Hotel Mumbai (2019) Occasional lapses into Hollywood-style hokum can puncture the otherwise airtight pacing, but they're not enough to topple this impressive feature directing debut by Anthony Maras.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2019
3/5 47% Dumbo (2019) Not as wondrously transporting as the original, although the film does render a touching portrait of a family reconnecting post-trauma.‐ Metro Weekly (Washington, DC)
Read More | Posted Mar 28, 2019