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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
99% Hamilton (2020) Hamilton the stage musical may be a 10/10. But this filmed version falls short by repeatedly reminding the audience of what we missed by not being there.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2020
64% Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (2020) This film isn't just fun and funny and feel-good, it's hopeful, invigorating, and healing. ‐ Crooked Marquee
Read More | Posted Jun 25, 2020
41% You Should Have Left (2020) Ff subtext isn't your jam, you can kick back, switch off, and enjoy the eerie thrills and jolting scares of this satisfying horror-thriller.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2020
93% Babyteeth (2020) Babyteeth is a savage wonder‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2020
84% Scare Package (2019) Anthologies are by their nature a mixed bag...Scare Package succeeds overall, delivering enough good vignettes to keep audiences howling with laughter.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2020
79% Judy & Punch (2020) Rich with idiosyncratic style, macabre wit, riveting energy, and performances both playful and perturbing, Judy and Punch really packs a punch. I'm sorry, but it does.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2020
72% The King of Staten Island (2020) While he sparks with an irreverent punch line here or there, there's not enough liveliness in this maudlin role for Davidson to dazzle in.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2020
0% The Last Days of American Crime (2020) With dull as dirt performances and a plot that is more eye-roll-inducing that intriguing, every minute (of 148) feels like a punishment.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2020
69% Becky (2020) Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion, co-directors of the action-packed B-movies Cooties and Bushwick, reteam for their best yet. ‐ Crooked Marquee
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2020
96% The Painter and the Thief (2020) [Ree] delivers a raw yet rich exploration of the messiness of human relationships, their beauty and depravity. ‐ Riot Material
Read More | Posted May 22, 2020
65% The Lovebirds (2020) The Lovebirds offers a wild ride with outlandish action, plenty of popping punch lines, and a romance you can really root for.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted May 20, 2020
82% Listen Up Philip (2014) Between the slapdash and choking cinematography, the oppressive narration, and the hideous characters, I didn't find anything fun or funny in this so-called "comedy."‐ CinemaBlend
Read More | Posted May 7, 2020
97% The Half of It (2020) Wu has made something warm and wonderful.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted May 1, 2020
90% The Willoughbys (2020) The Willoughbys is a rollicking romp that's unapologetically bonkers and welcomes audiences into a world of adventure.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted May 1, 2020
98% Circus of Books (2019) If you're thirsting for something saucy, funny, and heart-warming, you'll love Circus of Books.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2020
39% The Quarry (2020) If you've seen every Coen Brothers movie, and don't mind a pale imitation of their noirs, it'll serve.‐ Crooked Marquee
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2020
69% Trolls World Tour (2020) It's for kids and it's cute. It's also an absolute eyesore, crassly overstuffed with retina-scorching color combinations and explosions of glitter.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2020
72% The Other Lamb (2020) Beautiful, anguished, and defiant, The Other Lamb offers a cult horror story that is splashed with violence and blood, but uses neither to express its deepest scares.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2020
88% Banana Split (2020) In short, this is a smart and moving comedy that will make you howl with laughter and call your best gal pal. It's d*mn good stuff and shouldn't be missed.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2020
73% M.O.M. (Mothers of Monsters) (2020) This gritty indie is a diamond in the rough, and horror fans should seek it out.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2020
A No Score Yet Shiva Baby (2020) Shiva Baby is a marvel and will pull you to the end of your seat, biting your nails in second-hand cringe.‐ The Playlist
Read More | Posted Mar 25, 2020
98% Blow the Man Down (2020) Blow The Man Down is salty, savage, and sensational, offering a dark tale with a suitably subversive wit as pointed as a harpoon.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2020
99% Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020) This superbly subtle film will get under your skin, twitching you with terrors for these teens so alone. ‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2020
73% Lost Girls (2020) By veering into the humanity of this story, Garbus is able to express the horror without getting too ghoulish.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2020
100% I Used to Go Here (2020) What Rey and company offer is empathy for the frustration of fearing you're failing at adulting and desperately wanting a way out.‐ The Playlist
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2020
31% Bloodshot (2020) The action makes Bloodshot exciting, but LaMorne Morris almost single-handedly makes it fun.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Mar 11, 2020
1/4 38% Spenser Confidential (2020) An insipid buddy-cop mystery that feels like a forgotten artifact of the 1980s.‐ RogerEbert.com
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2020
96% First Cow (2020) First Cow is a magnificent yet modest work of tenderness.‐ Crooked Marquee
Read More | Posted Mar 4, 2020
71% Disappearance at Clifton Hill (2020) Shin infuses an intoxicating blend of grime, crime, and style into Disappearance at Clifton Hill, all of which make it a twisted treat to enjoy.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Feb 29, 2020
96% Blood on Her Name (2020) Blending elements of crime-thriller and revisionist Western, Blood on Her Name delivers a uniquely exciting experience. ‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Feb 29, 2020
9% Brahms: The Boy II (2020) It's not that the movie is bad and dumb, though-make no mistake-it is both. It's that it is filled with confounding choices...‐ The Playlist
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2020
88% Onward (2020) It's a terrifically entertaining tale filled with humor, heart, and allusions that are sure to delight fantasy fans.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2020
87% Emma. (2020) This Emma seems to regard those around her less as people in need of her skills, more like butterflies she can't wait to pin down to a decorative board for her own amusement.‐ Crooked Marquee
Read More | Posted Feb 21, 2020
78% Buffaloed (2020) Buffaloed is good before you even get to what Deutch is doing. She makes is great. ‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2020
74% To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020) It's the kind of glorious cinema the rom-com genre deserves.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2020
86% After Midnight (Something Else) (2020) The film derails slowly but surely. ‐ Riot Material
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2020
29% The Rhythm Section (2020) The film is woefully one-note, and that note is a half-hearted grunt. ‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2020
12% The Turning (2020) All the goodwill earned by a crackerjack cast, elegantly elegiac visuals, and a thought-provoking subtext is scuttled by a clumsy and confounding conclusion.‐ Riot Material
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2020
67% The Wave (2020) he Wave feels like a fresh, fun, and funky episode of The Twilight Zone. ‐ Riot Material
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2020
14% Dolittle (2020) Dolittle is structured like it was written by a room full of monkeys lazily banging on typewriters between s***-slinging, then cut together by a blind man with broken fingers.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2020
96% I Lost My Body (2019) That's a premise both ghastly and romantic. Yet, it's one we've seen again and again-though often with a lovable dog or a clever cat instead of a severed body part.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2020
20% The Grudge (2020) his Grudge is a trudge through muck, meandering plot, half-baked performances, and tired tropes that should've been retired by the end of the 2000s.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2020
20% Cats (2019) Hooper's utterly bonkers choices make Cats feel like a movie-not from another nation-but from another planet.‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Dec 20, 2019
38% Black Christmas (2019) Blended brilliantly, this remake of Black Christmas makes for holiday horror that's a tantalizing and terrifying treat. ‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
70% Bombshell (2019) "Roach and Randolph made this film to preach to a choir that already have their minds made up." ‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
92% Fyre (2019) At moments, its conspiratorial vibe feels like a friend sharing juicy gossip. But [Chris] Smith digs deeper to show the damage wrought by Fyre fest, and by [Billy] McFarland. ‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
72% The Aeronauts (2019) While the action sequences are engaging, little else in this bumbling historical fiction is. ‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Dec 4, 2019
90% Dark Waters (2019) As a means of delivering information, Dark Waters is extraordinary and righteously infuriating. ‐ Pajiba
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
7.8/10 53% 21 Bridges (2019) While the destination is too easy to determine, this ride-along is solidly thrilling.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
50% Earthquake Bird (2019) When Keough is not onscreen, the film turns from pulse-racing to deadly dull.‐ IGN Movies
Read More | Posted Nov 16, 2019