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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
A+ 94% War for the Planet of the Apes (2017) As simians and Homo sapiens touch base with their lowest, the Planet of the Apes' prequel series reaches its peak in quality.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 90% Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) In every aspect conceivable, the film no longer operates between two realms, and the result is the most gratifying big-screen Star Wars experience thus far.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 96% Black Panther (2018) Black Panther demonstrates the result of letting the oft-overlooked give the formula a whirl - marvelous, pun heck-to-the-yes intended. Statement-making, even.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 92% Baby Driver (2017) Completely sober thought here, but the best concert to attend this week is [one where] the headliner is a filmmaker and automobiles are the tools of the band.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 97% Coco (2017) Here, the dead are more than just alive; they are festive, hyperkinetic, masters of crooning, sensitive, educative and ... able to get the whole house roaring.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A+ 92% Dunkirk (2017) A historical miracle [that is] now also a marvel of both the genre and contemporary cinema.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) We might feel like the Road Runner trying to keep up with the proceedings ... but [director/writer Christopher] McQuarrie always has us oriented and, amazingly, whiplash-free. ‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 99% Lady Bird (2017) Lady Bird tells a familiar narrative, but its lead has, rather brilliantly, managed to package it with freshness that entertains and prompts reflection.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A+ 88% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) A perfect sequel and, arguably, film in recent memory.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 88% Wind River (2017) Sheridan's work cinematically addresses one of the coldest crimes to have ever been committed (and is still happening) on this star-spangled soil.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A 90% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) It seems fair to warn that the film shouldn't be seen on an empty stomach or after an itinerary-less month.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A+ 98% The Farewell (2019) [The Farewell] presents us with the struggle to find a more human and fulfilling story in 2019.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2019
9/10 92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) Just like Cop Car, amid the key moments of Homecoming is an insightful coming-of-age throughline.‐ Film Threat
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2017
A- 85% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Although burdened with enough scale that can minimize the meaning of "scale," Infinity War rarely buckles when there are a million ways that it could. Now that's a marvelous show!‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A- 70% Cars 3 (2017) Imagine the shock when McQueen ends his third run with a blazing podium finish. ‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A- 91% The Disaster Artist (2017) After The Big Sick and Lady Bird, here is another remarkable tutorial for life delivered through the most outstanding of personalities and the most compact of films.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
A- 91% Widows (2018) When the widows come knocking - masked and armed - the right thing to do is to roll out the carpet that leads to the safe.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Nov 28, 2018
A- 84% Ad Astra (2019) Under the guise of a sizeable picture is a resonating meditation, a futuristic symphony with a most-relevant note that the known has what the unknown teases.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2019
A- 96% BlacKkKlansman (2018) While BlacKkKlansman may unfold as a triptych of rage, fun and pride, what it is is a call to fly at full-staff the willingness to preserve good.‐ CC2K
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
8.5/10 79% The Beguiled (2017) It is the final moments, though, that Coppola's direction reaches its finest pitch.‐ Film Threat
Read More | Posted Jun 30, 2017
8.5/10 91% A Ghost Story (2017) Thus far, A Ghost Story is the most thoughtful cinematic depiction of what happens when we die.‐ Film Threat
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2017
B+ 93% Thor: Ragnarok (2017) It's just the hit-after-hit of firecracker gags of sight and of speech undermine [Cate] Blanchett's efforts to make Hela sensual-yet-deadly, charismatic-yet-wily.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B+ 71% Annabelle: Creation (2017) Sandberg packs Creation with jolts that petrify mainly - and, at this point in the genre, nearing novelty - through construction. ‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
8/10 83% Detroit (2017) Detroit revisits the occurred to enlighten today's cinemagoers, though considering the state of reality, the film can be interpreted as a grim auguring if incendiary thought processes are left unchallenged.‐ Film Threat
Read More | Posted Aug 4, 2017
8/10 87% Upgrade (2018) Upgrade arrives prepared with all sorts of backups to recover from any bout of disinterest stemming from the hastiness.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2018
B+ 89% 1917 (2020) It's a tribute to heroism with an abbreviated emotional outreach, yet it's consistently impressive to look at and to sense the scale of.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2020
8/10 100% Mickey and the Bear (2019) Whatever state of mind Mickey is in, [Camila] Morrone nails it in her portrayal.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
B 40% Justice League (2017) It's not all spotless due to the CGI and clear occasions where the [Joss] Whedon touch trounces [Zack] Snyder's, but in the end the gears do come together.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B 78% Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) There will be some undercooked character beats to contend with before the surprisingly nerve-fraying encounters...‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
3.5/5 63% Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016) [The film] places as much focus on a smart gender twist and sympathetic concerns about how the characters will progress.‐ Houston Chronicle
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
B 88% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) [Evangeline Lilly's] Wasp is the ... provider of the film's backbone and the answer to why part two surpasses the first - if only by half an ant.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B 68% Ocean's 8 (2018) Everyone in Ocean's 8 aims to impress - not to hear regressive spiel, in other words - and "with zest" plus "with gloss" are the aptest descriptors for how that job went down.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B 51% Tomb Raider (2018) [Alicia] Vikander and director Roar Uthaug's ability to entertain with as much octane as the film's polygon-rich counterpart provides a great shelter for any flaw.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B 46% Red Sparrow (2018) Although Red Sparrow places Lawrence the performer at the forefront of its promos ... this is more a showcase for Lawrence the director.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
7/10 72% The Aeronauts (2019) The Aeronauts is an action-adventure disguised as a period piece, its final form a thrilling rollercoaster ride when the makeup is a cinematic telling of a historical achievement.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
B 70% Hold the Dark (2018) In making it difficult for viewers to embrace the frame do Jeremy Saulnier and company find a way to paint "dark" rightly.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
7/10 28% Rattlesnake (2019) But if the vibe [director Zak] Hilditch wants 'Rattlesnake' to go for is in the vicinity of short tales for long drives, he has accomplished his mission.‐ The Young Folks
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2019
6.5/10 No Score Yet The Happiest Place on Earth (2015) Ward and Kemnitz Jr. have sufficient presence and sensitivity to captivate viewers for 81 minutes.‐ Film Threat
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2017
3/5 65% Alien: Covenant (2017) It's admirable to see a friend getting back to form ... but it's also worrisome to wonder where they will go from here.‐ The Critical Movie Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B- 43% Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018) Thankfully, consolations are present in director Wes Ball's crafting of the high-octane and O'Brien's acting, both of which are at their peak.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B- 48% Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) Buoyed by the Bayona, this film is, and so it would be beyond-smart to have him again when (or if) this planet does go to the dinos.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B- 78% Atomic Blonde (2017) As long as Lorraine keeps kicking and punching, the film remains an ally to the audience.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
3/5 87% Okja (2017) That will do, super pig. That will do.‐ The Critical Movie Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B- 64% Peter Rabbit (2018) Save for two sequences where Sony Pictures' take on the jacket-wearing hopper mirrors Beatrix Potter's ... the film operates between fourth and fifth gears.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
3/5 45% Rough Night (2017) It is rare to wish that a film won't live up to its title, and in this case Rough Night succeeds.‐ The Critical Movie Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
6/10 88% Replace (2017) Some fumbles, yes, but at least there is momentum.‐ Film Threat
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2017
3/5 87% It Comes At Night (2017) A realistic apocalypse where the deadlier things are what one can touch and be exposed to everyday. In the case of It Comes at Night, it is the reflection of oneself.‐ The Critical Movie Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B- 79% Halloween (2018) Halloween walks with a freakish ability to rouse viewers with little effort, even if afterward ... there's no sign of the chills one once felt when The Shape was first on the loose.‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B- 48% Skyscraper (2018) For once, [Dwayne] Johnson's inhabiting of a paragon of a role has little trace of spectacle, that beneath it all lies a person we can confide in and relate to. ‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2018
B- 90% Bodied (2018) ... hyper-straightforward in every aspect, resulting in a beat that is frenzied and heady and beastly and lucid. Sounds about right after you get bodied for real, no?‐ InSession Film
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018