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Travis Hopson

Travis Hopson
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 75% The Photograph (2020) The Photograph is a stunningly beautiful movie, with Rae and Stanfield always kept in tight, warm focus‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2020
3/5 63% Sonic the Hedgehog (2020) Carrey's pure madness personified, and it's perfect for a movie about a talking hedgehog who can run faster than the speed of sound.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2020
3.5/5 74% To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (2020) Every now and then you just need a film that is unabashedly happy, dopey, and romantic, in which you know everything is just going to work out nicely for everybody.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2020
3.5/5 79% Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) (2020) As a spinoff of Suicide Squad, there are stylistic similarities in attitude and atmosphere, but Birds of Preyembraces its crazy and leaves nothing left to chance.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2020
2.5/5 72% The Lodge (2020) But for all of these red herrings, including ominous shots of a dollhouse that seems to be replicating the odd events, few prove satisfying in sustaining the mystery, as if they were thrown together at random. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2020
3/5 62% Gretel & Hansel (2020) Femininity, seen as both a curse and a gift, is the driving force in a film rich with symbolism and foreboding atmosphere‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2020
3/5 94% The 40-Year-Old Version (2020) A bit rough around the edges but not without its charms, with the greatest of them being Radha herself.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2020
3.5/5 92% Possessor (2020) The gore is on another level here, but the twisted psychology at its core makes it all the more disturbing.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2020
1/5 9% The Last Thing He Wanted (2020) A lifeless, nonsensical mess that would bore you to death if it weren't more entertaining to watch and wonder how it all wrong.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2020
4/5 86% Charm City Kings (2020) ...driven by a confident directorial hand by Angel Manuel Soto, and a pair of dynamite performances by Jahi Di'Allo Winston and rapper Meek Mill.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2020
3.5/5 83% The Nest (2020) The Nest is indeed a horror, but there are no slashers in hockey masks, just the dismantling of a close-knit family unit whose happiness is merely a facade.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2020
4/5 57% Wendy (2020) ...shows that Zeitlin not only still has a special hand for the invention of wildly imaginative, magical fantasy worlds, but that he needs to be hired the next time someone decides to remake a fairy tale classic.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2020
3/5 73% The Glorias (2020) Uneven but still an absorbing ride,The Gloriasremains a testament to Gloria Steinem's endurance as leader of a movement that continues to face opposition‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2020
4/5 97% Promising Young Woman (2020) This is a movie that is willing to go above and beyond to be heard.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2020
3.5/5 97% Shirley (2020) Shirleydoesn't shy away from its subject's toxicity. It embraces everything she was, everything she needed to be, warts and all. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2020
4/5 91% Save Yourselves! (2020) Easily the funniest movie I've seen at Sundance this year. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2020
3.5/5 65% Worth (2020) While Feinberg's story and the victims' individual tragedies are the movie's heart, in its bones Worth is a Spotlight-esque procedural.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 26, 2020
3.5/5 54% Bad Hair (2020) He's talking about things no other filmmaker is talking about, having to comb through a bit of a mess is a small price to pay.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2020
4/5 88% Black Bear (2020) A sort-of Cabin in the Woods for romantic-horrors, it defies easy description and that makes it all the more fun. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2020
2.5/5 67% Come Away (2020) ...too grim and lifeless to spark wonder in either kids or adults.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2020
3/5 53% Falling (2020) It's a passionate, heartfelt debut for Mortensen, and a film many will relate to because of how tough the material is to watch.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2020
3.5/5 84% The Perfect Candidate (2019) A timely, spirited feel-good movie that arrives when politics is really hard to feel good about.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2020
2/5 71% Summertime (2020) Summertime might work for those who are more forgiving of the thin observations and childish verse but others will feel like they're trapped in a bad open mic night.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2020
3/5 89% The Assistant (2020) Bringing her documentarian experience toa fictionalized take on a timely issue, Green keeps the audience at a distance, at too much of a distance. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2020
3.5/5 76% Bad Boys for Life (2020) A surprisingly exciting and funny sequel that shows there's still a lot of bullets left in the chamber.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2020
3.5/5 47% Underwater (2020) For fans of this particular style of creature feature there's quite a lot to enjoy, starting with Kristen Stewart as the Ripley-esque lead heroine. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 9, 2020
3/5 20% Like a Boss (2020) A strong foundation of chemistry is whatLike a Bossis built on and keeps it from being in need of a total makeover.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2020
3/5 43% Three Christs (2020) While this movie is imperfect, it doesn't take away from Gere's noble intentions.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2020
2/5 20% The Grudge (2020) ...haunted house tropes that make The Grudge little more than a minor spat.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Jan 3, 2020
4/5 92% Uncut Gems (2019) The Gamblerfor a new generation, that classic film doesn't conjure up a fraction of the desperation andanxiety created byUncut Gems..‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 24, 2019
4.5/5 89% 1917 (2020) Mendes'1917 is a special movie; the kind that arrives once a decade not once a year.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2019
2/5 20% Cats (2019) I suspect it's the unfathomable quality that has drawn people toCatsfor so long. In that, at least, I will give Tom Hooper credit. He's definitely captured that.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2019
3/5 52% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) The Skywalker Saga has been brought to an end, and sadly that was the only goal The Rise of Skywalker seemed to have.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2019
2.5/5 70% Bombshell (2019) Bombshell is more interested in being entertaining than relevant‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2019
2/5 39% Black Christmas (2019) What's surprising is how conventionalBlack Christmasis, taking on the tone and tenor of typical slasher movies.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
2.5/5 39% Seberg (2020) Sadly, what's going to be lost is another great performance by Stewart in a film that few will see and less will remember.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 12, 2019
3/5 76% Richard Jewell (2019) While Eastwood's grizzled, keep off my lawn/don't tread on me perspective has only become more prominent over the years, it has never been as distinct as in Richard Jewell. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
2.5/5 50% The Wolf Hour (2019) It's Watts who keeps this movie interesting enough to maintain our investment, wallowing in June's sadness, fear, and anxiety...‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Dec 6, 2019
3/5 83% Queen & Slim (2019) While the film often fails to harness that anger into a cohesive theme, its vital existence is a ringing indictment of the world as we know it.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2019
3/5 89% Dark Waters (2019) Where Dark Waters truly captivates is in capturing the way a monolithic corporate entity like DuPont insidiously destroys lives, and hides in plain sight while doing it.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2019
3/5 51% 21 Bridges (2019) 21 Bridges may be familiar, but the ticking clock scenario it presents is a real barnburner. ‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2019
3.5/5 77% Frozen II (2019) Frozen 2proves it doesn't need to recapture the magic of the original when it can create its own.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
3.5/5 63% The Good Liar (2019) ...a tightly wound tale of deception worthy of Hitchcock.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 14, 2019
3/5 52% Charlie's Angels (2019) Every iteration of this franchise tends to be of that moment, and chances are this one will be the same.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2019
2.5/5 42% Midway (2019) Not even actors the caliber of Patrick Wilson, Dennis Quaid, Aaron Eckhart, and Woody Harrelson can make heads or tails out of the rah-rah speechifying and expository statements they are forced to rattle off.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
3.5/5 46% Last Christmas (2019) While the path it takes to your heart is a familiar one, a little bit of happiness is enough of a gift this time of year.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2019
3/5 73% Harriet (2019) Kasi Lemmons' biopic Harriet occupies a special place for presenting a version of Tubman that we haven't seen, one that is stylish and fierce and a little like a superhero.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
4/5 70% Terminator: Dark Fate (2019) It feels really good to be excited aboutTerminatoragain.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 30, 2019
2.5/5 52% Black and Blue (2019) Entertaining, but certainly not substantive in the arresting way it could have been.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2019
3/5 80% Jojo Rabbit (2019) While his Nazi satire doesn't always strike a perfect balance, the humor and sentimentality he brings feels like something we could all use more of right about now.‐ Punch Drunk Critics
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2019