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John Swansburg

John Swansburg
John Swansburg's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Slate

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
80% Patriots Day (2017) A film content with the charming, if chuckleheaded, cartoon of the Boston local that Wahlberg has regularly inhabited throughout his career.‐ Slate
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2017
88% Straight Outta Compton (2015) While no one will mistake this for a protest film-there are too many pool parties-the movie's portrait of a militarized police force all too eager to assault young black men can't help but resonate in our own moment.‐ Slate
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2015
92% Source Code (2011) It's this emotional arc underlying the ticking-time-bomb plot that keeps the movie from succumbing to its flaws.‐ Slate
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2014
41% Crooked Arrows (2012) The plucky underdog Native American lacrosse movie I never knew I wanted.‐ Slate
Read More | Posted May 18, 2012
50% The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010) Its attempts to overcome the story's episodic nature are clumsy, its effects only intermittently special, and its dufflepuds not nearly funny enough.‐ Slate
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2010
51% The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009) It's easy to imagine why Pelham's producers wouldn't want Scott's professional but dull picture to be compared with the 1974 classic.‐ Slate
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2009