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Wesley Lovell

Wesley Lovell
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
10/10 77% A Place in the Sun (1951) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/4 79% Requiem for a Dream (2000) [Requiem for a Dream is] dirty and realistic, all the things necessary for a brilliant drug movie. ‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Mar 19, 2001
4/4 69% Dancer in the Dark (2000) "Dancer in the Dark" is an exciting and daring experiment in musical filmmaking.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Mar 26, 2001
10/10 100% Witness for the Prosecution (1957) ...one of Christie's greatest works adapted into one of the screen's best films.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/4 85% The Ice Storm (1997) The Ice Storm is so life-like and real that if the settings were modernized, it would still be topical today.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 1, 2000
10/10 98% The Wizard of Oz (1939) The Wizard of Oz is one of those rare classics that can endure for generations and be as popular to adults as it is to kids.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
4/4 76% Moulin Rouge! (2001) "Moulin Rouge" is a "very strange, enchanting" film...‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Sep 18, 2001
4/4 91% The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) The greatest fantasy epic of all time.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Dec 26, 2001
4/4 81% Road to Perdition (2002) A brilliant, yet gritty look at the life of a mafia hitman who turns against the man who treated him like a son only to prove himself to his own child.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 8, 2003
4/4 91% Miller's Crossing (1990) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 29, 2003
4/4 88% Exorcist: The Version You've Never Seen (2000) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 29, 2003
4/4 98% Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 29, 2003
4/4 95% Europa Europa (1990) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 29, 2003
4/4 85% An Ideal Husband (1999) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 29, 2003
4/4 75% Eyes Wide Shut (1999) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jan 29, 2003
4/4 88% Far From Heaven (2003) Julianne Moore delivers a career-high performance in this stirring portrait of a tortured fifties housewife.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2003
4/4 86% Chicago (2002) Musical numbers are important, but it's the performances of those singing that helps "Chicago" achieve greatness.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2003
4/4 95% The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002) The greatest fantasy epic of all-time continues with a mesmerizing middle chapter that leaves great hopes for the thrilling conclusion.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2003
4/4 97% Spirited Away (2002) One of the greatest animated films ever made.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Feb 16, 2003
4/4 95% Bowling for Columbine (2002) ..is a lively movie that gives us, we believe, a firm grasp on the side of pro-gun control activists while portraying gun rights supporters as purveyors of senseless violence.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Aug 17, 2003
4/4 85% Kill Bill: Volume 1 (2003) Kill Bill, Volume 1 is Quentin Tarantino's amazing fourth film and the first chapter of a tantalizing homage to 1970s action and blaxploitation.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2003
4/4 93% The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) Push the term 'fantasy' aside. This is one of history's greatest epics and a brilliant conclusion to history's best and most consistent trilogy.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2003
4/4 96% Catch Me If You Can (2002) One of Spielberg's finest pieces of storytelling. Helps make up for A.I.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Dec 21, 2003
4/4 84% Kill Bill: Volume 2 (2004) It's hard to believe that Quentin Tarantino's second volume would be so limited in violence considering his first three films.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2004
4/4 63% Evita (1996) What makes "Evita" so powerful is its ability to convey complex emotions through its music.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2004
4/4 91% Million Dollar Baby (2004) After the twist, audiences may shy away from the complex moral issues portrayed and leave somewhat unenthused. Others might find the film too depressing for their enjoyment.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 90% Kinsey (2004) "Kinsey" isn't the story of a moral man. It is about how one person's morality can affect a culture of repression.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 94% It's a Wonderful Life (1946) The film's entire premise can be summed up with a bit of text from the film: "Remember, George: no man is a failure who has friends."‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 64% Stage Beauty (2004) "Stage Beauty" has the grace and charm of a great play. It has its acts, its drama and its comedy.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 95% Hero (2004) The crisp photography makes the movie what it is. The camera catches the beauty and devastation of each scene with a sharpness that rivals the greatest works in cinema history‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 83% Finding Neverland (2004) The film's about knowing where your inner child is and letting it out to explore great worlds of adventure.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 83% The Motorcycle Diaries (2004) This is the kind of movie that a serious student of the art of filmmaking will relish.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 82% Fahrenheit 9/11 (2004) Moore's film doesn't set out to convert the hardcore faithful. It sets out to convert the concerned, the independent and the open.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 91% Hotel Rwanda (2004) Director Terry George takes his screenplay, which he co-wrote with Keir Pearson, and turns it into a south African "Schindler's List".‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 86% The Aviator (2004) "The Aviator" is a triumph of filmmaking. It successfully blends technical artistry with A-class performances.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2005
4/4 93% 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) Quote not available.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Jun 11, 2005
4/4 87% Brokeback Mountain (2005) Rarely can you find a film that is this honest, raw and emotional. Brokeback Mountain shows us that love knows no boundaries.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Dec 10, 2005
4/4 98% Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927) One of the finest romantic dramas of all time.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Aug 5, 2006
4/4 100% Le Voyage dans la lune (A Trip to the Moon) (1902) Early filmmaking at its best.‐ Cinema Sight
Posted Aug 5, 2006
4/4 95% Lost In Translation (2003) Perfectly acted. Immeasurably funny. A great second outing for director Sofia Coppola.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2006
4/4 98% All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) There are few war films that can match the brilliance of Lewis Milestone's anti-war classic. It's a feast for the ears with a passionate soul.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 5, 2006
4/4 98% It Happened One Night (1934) Only minorly dated, this film would play well for modern audiences despite being more than 70 years old.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2006
4/4 91% Gone With the Wind (1939) Terrificly acted, staged and designed, Gone WIth the Wind remains one of the greatest period epics ever filmed.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2006
4/4 100% Rebecca (1940) Alfred Hitchcock's first American film is an atmospheric triumph of suspense.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2006
4/4 93% Mrs. Miniver (1942) A powerful performance from Greer Garson brings to light a disappointing time in British history just prior to and including its involvement in World War II.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2006
4/4 99% Casablanca (1942) One of the best screenplays ever filmed.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2006
4/4 100% The Lost Weekend (1945) A stirring portrait of the horrors of alcohol addiction.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2006
4/4 96% The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) A biting look at the devestation caused by war on returning soldiers.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2006
4/4 99% All About Eve (1950) Amazing performances top the list of positive qualities in Joseph L Mankiewicz' All About Eve.‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2006
4/4 99% On the Waterfront (1954) Marlon Brando is outstanding as a former boxing champ torn between family and duty in the magnificent On the Waterfront‐ Cinema Sight
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2006