Kate Sánchez Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Kate Sánchez

Kate Sánchez
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
10/10 100% Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado (2020) Mucho Mucho Amor: The Legend of Walter Mercado presents Walter Mercado's story with reverence, truth, and, above all else, love. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2020
9/10 92% Relic (2020) [Relic is] a disturbing film in its body horror elements and its themes, but it also offers hope and communion between generations. Relic is one of the top films of 2020, horror or otherwise...‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jul 8, 2020
10/10 100% Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo (2019) There is so much to love and admire about Danny Trejo, and Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo emotionally touches on it all. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2020
8.5/10 81% The Old Guard (2020) From start to finish, The Old Guard goes full throttle with action, adventure, and just enough fantasy to keep you guessing.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2020
7/10 67% Yummy (2020) ...Fans of the hyper-violent, fans with strong stomachs, and fans of absurdity that maintains a truly bleak core will be drawn to Yummy and it will find a home among horror fans. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2020
6/10 40% Irresistible (2020) Irresistible isn't bad but isn't quite good. It's a middle-of-the-road film in comedy, politics, and narrative...Fans of Carell's character work will be excited but those expecting a Daily Show bite will be disappointed.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2020
9/10 77% The Beach House (2020) Between the Lovecraftian overtones and Liberato's performance, The Beach House offers up beautifully shot terror and will make you think before opening your door.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2020
10/10 92% A Whisker Away (Nakitai Watashi wa Neko wo Kaburu) (2020) Truthfully, A Whisker Away comes at the perfect time, when many of us are struggling to adapt to a new world...From an impactful story to breathtaking animation, this is a must-see film that is just right in every way.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jun 16, 2020
8.5/10 82% Scare Package (2019) Despite the stumbles, Scare Package is a killer anthology. Its b-horror gore effects are out of this world and the way each director's part fits into a larger whole is what anthologies are all about. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2020
6/10 100% Eat, Brains, Love (2019) Eat Brains Love is fine for what it is: a zombie rom-com with an undefined target audience age with humor that came straight from the 90s. But, I'd be lying if I said that the film isn't a fun romp with actors that know how to sell the script.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted May 25, 2020
10/10 92% The Vast of Night (2020) There is a quiet power to The Vast of Night.The film finds science fiction perfection in its simplicity.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted May 25, 2020
7.5/10 94% Monstrum (2018) Monstrum is a great creature feature with lore and fun even if the action sequences are lacking‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted May 21, 2020
8.5 95% Z (2019) Z is a film the brings maternal fears to the forefront while hitting the usual beats of creepy children films all before turning the script on its head all while Connor Tracy delivers a stellar and emotive performance.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
8.5 No Score Yet 0.0 Mhz (2019) 0.0Mhz is the perfect film to watch for a movie night. It's fun, accessible, and a spooky experience from start to finish. If you're still letting that one-inch barrier of subtitles keep you from exploring foreign films, now is the time to jump in.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted May 8, 2020
10/10 90% Blood Quantum (2020) Blood Quantum is a zombie masterpiece. It's everything I love about the horror genre, it's everything I enjoy from zombies, and it does it all with buckets and buckets of blood. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2020
7.5/10 68% Extraction (2020) Extraction has some of the best action sequences you can watch right now, and that alone makes it worth the watch.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2020
9/10 89% Selah and the Spades (2020) Selah and the Spades is a simple yet powerful film that is beautifully written and directed by Poe while Simone brings equal power and insecurity to Selah.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2020
9.5/10 88% LA Originals (2020) There is a power in LA Originals that resonates through the film. For hip hop fans and beyond, LA Originals is a much watch.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2020
7/10 84% Inside the Rain (2020) Inside The Rain was not what I expected it to be...a film that gives mental health issues the weight they deserve while also delivering comedy and romance in one-go.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2020
9.5 89% Critical Thinking (2020) Critical Thinking is a phenomenal film that pushes past the tropes of the genre and showcases the reality of life for those of us who grew up and are growing up "bad neighborhoods"...But there is a triumph in this film too...‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2020
9.5 83% Daniel Isn't Real (2019) Daniel Isn't Real is a shocking force to be reckoned with. The film is disturbing, fantastical, and all-around an hour and 40-minute ride that thrills beyond expectation. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2020
10/10 83% The Platform (El Hoyo) (2020) The Platform feels like a sledgehammer to the chest. It's bleak yet hopeful ending offers no real solution to classism and privilege and it's timeliness echoes as it fades to the credits.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2020
9/10 98% Blow the Man Down (2020) Blow the Man Down is a cold atmospheric thriller that brings you through grief and mistakes in a way that's both intimate and quietly powerful.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2020
9/10 91% The Invisible Man (2020) While this isn't the story we're used to, Whannell's The Invisible Man might just be the story we need.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Feb 26, 2020
10/10 90% My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising (2020) ...There is no fault to My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising. From characters to animation and story, everything hit me. Emotional, heart-pounding, and everything a fan of shōnen could want...‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2020
5/10 8% Fantasy Island (2020) Fantasy Islandis really all I ever needed it to be. It embraces the source material in the end, even it takes some time to get there. I'm sure a lot of people won't like this flick, but it was a lot of absurd fun.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2020
9.5/10 81% VFW (2020) VFW is a gorefest and a great one at that...The premise is simple, the setting is chaotic, the set is bloody, and overall it's a fast and fun ride.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Feb 9, 2020
9/10 78% Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) [Birds of Prey] is a must-see...because it blows every other DC comic book movie out of the water and large helping of Marvel's too. Come for the action, stay for irreverent humor and glitter bombs.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2020
8/10 86% Come to Daddy (2020) Come to Daddyexcels in it's twisting story that shifts right when you think that you have everything figured out.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2020
9/10 97% Harpoon (2019) Harpoon focuses on human horror and how we unravel when the bonds we make with people we see as close fall apart. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2020
9/10 88% Bliss (2019) With disorienting camerawork set to synth and punk, it would have been easy for the film to lose itself in aesthetics, but it doesn't. There is no film like it now and it's time for all vampire-lovers and horror fans to embrace Bliss. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2020
8/10 64% Gretel & Hansel (2020) Gretel & Hansel is a visual feast...It's unsettling, uncanny, and whimsical all in one. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2020
69% The Dead Lands (2015) The Dead Lands is a journey...one that the majority of American audiences will be introduced to for the first time. While this is a Māori story, it's one that will have quickly fans from genre lovers all backgrounds with its mythology, action...‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 21, 2020
8/10 67% The Wave (2020) The Wave is way more than a story around a bad trip. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2020
6/10 14% Dolittle (2020) Overall, [Dolittle] isn't a film for parents so much as its a film for their children. Adults will poke too many holes and try relentlessly to place Downey's accent, but like the kids in my screening, I'm sure yours will enjoy it.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2020
8/10 77% Bad Boys for Life (2020) It really makes me happy to say that the Bad Boys are back and this is nothing if not a testament to the friendship and comedy that Smith and Lawrence brought to us all those years ago. This film is a damn good time, full stop.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2020
7.5/10 75% The Gentlemen (2020) The Gentlemen is a true ensemble film...each character and the actors portraying them come to life in a dynamic way....even when they're on screen for a limited amount of time. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2020
3/10 20% The Grudge (2020) The Grudge doesn't take time to build a path of empathy to its characters, which continues the trend of horror remakes missing the point of the originals they're based on.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2020
71% Black Christmas (1974) ...Black Christmas is a holiday classic and a film that builds horror's foundation for more than its kills. It is with us 45 years later because of how it establishes tropes and how it presents a depiction of being a woman in a real and authentic way.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
9/10 51% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) The Rise of Skywalker is a near-perfect close to the sequel trilogy that drives home the message of the franchise: hope.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 24, 2019
8/10 91% Togo (2019) Togo is an extremely emotional film that shows Disney's ability to provide high-quality original films on the platform. Dafoe's role as Sepalla reaches into your heart and makes you hold your own pup tight. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2019
5 38% Black Christmas (2019) Black Christmas isn't bad because of its themes, it's just above decent because of its attempt to present a film much more revolutionary than it is while ignoring and even erasing the feminism that has been in horror all along. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2019
8.5/10 95% Marriage Story (2019) ...Marriage Story is a heartbreakingly beautiful film with some of the best performances of the year because of the raw emotions our leads display...‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
8/10 72% Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) Jumanji: The Next Level nails the heart, humor, and physicality of the first while also providing a film that offers a new experience and one-ups everything about the first. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
8/10 96% I Lost My Body (2019) I Lost My Body is unquestionably beautiful. The voice work, even dubbed, is extremely well done, and the ebbs and flows of the story's writing control a near-perfect pace. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2019
97% First Love (Hatsukoi) (2019) In all of the guns and blood and hardware store fighting, there is a tender heart to First Love that makes it one of the best films of 2019. ‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2019
9/10 100% The Head Hunter (2019) The Head Hunter continues Shudder's streak of acquiring unique genre films and it's a great watch for the cold holidays. The acting is superb and the choice of keeping the film focused on showing the audience, not telling us the story is masterful.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Dec 3, 2019
9.5/10 94% Little Women (2019) To put it simply, Little Women is the best adaptation of Alcott's work. Little Women is emotional, humorous, and charming. It is also a statement on the past and our present that roles women have to play, the burdens we carry, and sisterhood.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2019
10/10 96% A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) ...A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood has deep, authentic, and reverent empathy. The kind we saw on the television screen, the kind we learned to enact. Emotionally, I was not prepared for this film, but it was exactly what I needed to see.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
6/10 24% The Warrior Queen of Jhansi (2019) The Rani's story is a powerful one, and one that I never knew. Bhise is wonderful on-screen and has a solid place in my heart especially given her last fight in the film.‐ But Why Tho? A Geek Community
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2019