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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
No Score Yet Wild Daze (2020) It's a strong movie, but who, exactly, is it aimed at?‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
73% All Joking Aside (2020) It works in this Canadian production because the veteran Markinson and the relative novice Harewood are both charming, and director Shannon Kohli, working from a script by James Pickering, captures an unforced chemistry between them.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Nov 23, 2020
83% Freaky (2020) It's pretty entertaining just the same.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2020
No Score Yet True to the Game 2 (2020) [Erica Peeples] balances a sophisticated, self-possessed reserve with an open-hearted manner. She's a heroine you can root for.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2020
No Score Yet Gammera The Invincible (1966) As silly as it is, it's a beguiling movie, shot in a gorgeous, charcoal-drawing black and white.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2020
100% J.R. 'Bob' Dobbs & The Church of the SubGenius (2020) Overall, this portrait suggests a positive, even comforting religious experience.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2020
100% Harry Chapin: When in Doubt, Do Something (2020) The story is inspirational, and as with the Linda Ronstadt documentary, it's told against the background of that peerlessly dramatic and beautiful voice.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2020
29% The War with Grandpa (2020) [De Niro's] costars here include Cheech Marin, Jane Seymour and Christopher Walken... and it's fun to see the four of them work together, even in this silly stuff.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2020
99% Time (2020) This isn't like any documentary you've seen before.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2020
69% The Glorias (2020) Artsy, theatrical flourishes are a drag on this two and a half hour movie, and add little depth to our understanding of its story or heroine. The Glorias is worth watching, but it isn't as glorious as it could have been.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2020
100% Public Trust (2020) Much as I admired its tireless subjects, the principal effect it had on me was to boil my blood, and maybe raise my blood pressure.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2020
54% Shortcut (2020) It's atmospheric, there are some scares, the actors are capable and attractive, and at just 80 minutes it doesn't tax our patience too much.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2020
89% Kajillionaire (2020) Jenkins and Winger are so brilliantly, oppressively repulsive that the movie might be unwatchable without the fresh air that Rodriguez riotously provides.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2020
85% The Way I See It (2020) Despite at least one too many corny montages to inspirational songs, the movie is an absorbing chronicle, drawing much of its power from the potency of Souza's epic yet intimately observed pictures.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2020
100% Our Time Machine (2020) Introduces a potentially major new international artist--introduced him to me, at least - in a particularly personal, intimate and touching way.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2020
65% Entwined (2020) Co-writer and director Minos Nikolakakis generates an intriguing mix of spookiness, eroticism and poignancy, even though it isn't especially hard to see where the story is heading.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2020
81% #Unfit: The Psychology of Donald Trump (2020) It's a focused, sensible review of the man's outrageous public behavior that seemed, to me, free of Michael-Moore-style facetiousness.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2020
87% Get Duked! (2020) The whole movie is freakin' hilarious.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 28, 2020
67% Ravage (2020) I'm over movies where young women mewl and wail and scream for their lives. This movie's nods to female empowerment weren't enough to override this distaste.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2020
100% Watch List (2020) [Ben] Rehki's tightly economical direction has something of the efficiency and immediacy of a Warner Brothers cautionary gangster picture from the '30s.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2020
92% Desert One (2020) It's a masterly piece of cinema that courageously takes on a rarely-addressed theme: failure.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2020
94% Boys State (2020) And that's how this movie works; one minute delivering depression or even terror at the prospect of this generation taking over America, the next minute offering inspiration and hope.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2020
84% Lake Michigan Monster (2018) I take my hat off to the makers of this very low-budget, very silly spoof.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 10, 2020
98% Red Penguins (2020) Polsky's film is brisk and jaunty in tone, but it contains some grim passages.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2020
94% Yes, God, Yes (2020) [Writer and director Karen Marine]... seems very in touch with her anger about this, but she keeps it low-key; her touch is light and funny and observant... And the cast is strong, especially the waiflike Natalia Dyer.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2020
89% Zombie for Sale (2019) This light-on-gore horror satire directed by Lee Min-jae is full of screwy, truly imaginative ideas, and delightfully acted by a terrific ensemble.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2020
61% Radioactive (2020) Pike creates a portrait of a wary, unapologetically ambitious woman, and gets across an electric sense of brilliance mixed with a passionate nature.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jul 27, 2020
90% Blessed Child (2019) The peek inside this particular church is intriguing, but the family portrait is what makes Blessed Child affecting.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2020
50% Parallax (2020) It has a polished look, but takes a while to get going.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jul 13, 2020
49% Four Kids and It (2020) Michael Caine voices the Psammead very well; his sensible Liverpudlian tones convincingly articulate the movie's oft-repeated moral.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2020
47% My Spy (2020) The kid (Chloe Coleman) is poised and agreeable; vets like Ken Jeong and the excellent Kristen Schaal add some texture; and Bautista, if not as polished as The Rock, nonetheless has an almost childlike quality that's touchingly sweet.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2020
78% Homewrecker (2019) It may be the best game between enemies since Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi played chess in The Black Cat.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2020
95% My Darling Vivian (2020) The central figure remains enigmatic; an extraordinarily vibrant camera subject, yet a somehow recessive personality.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jun 22, 2020
70% 7500 (2020) Intensely suspenseful.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2020
74% The King of Staten Island (2020) Not everything works, but it's a natural approach for a movie about an aimless hero, and we keep rooting for him.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2020
77% Judy & Punch (2020) Even with these sour notes, the movie is rousing and generous in spirit, and its point is taken: The joke behind the Punch and Judy tradition is no joke.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2020
86% Pulse (2017) [Daniel] Monks and his costars are vibrant, skillful actors, and the movie is quite fearless in exploiting the dramatic possibilities of the idea.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Jun 2, 2020
92% The Vast of Night (2020) It's as if Robert Altman and Stephen Spielberg collaborated on a Twilight Zone, and it almost worked.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
70% The High Note (2020) Mostly thanks to Ross, The High Note stays on-key.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 29, 2020
95% Lucky Grandma (2020) Lucky Grandma is a taut, snappily-edited noir, directed by Sasie Sealy from a script she wrote with Angela Cheng.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 27, 2020
91% Miracle Mile (1989) Edwards and Winningham are almost achingly lovable, and the supporting ensemble is tough to beat.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 19, 2020
65% Clementine (2019) [Lara] Gallagher's direction is assured, and it's hard not to like a film that so clearly recognizes the healing power of dogs.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 15, 2020
90% Up from the Streets: New Orleans: The City of Music (2019) The enthusiasm of the participants is infectious, and the music is obviously irresistible. Indeed, as with many music documentaries, there are times when you may want to say to the interviewees "Shut up so I can listen."‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 15, 2020
86% Angelfish (2019) Indeed the movie is simple and modest to the point of being slight, but it's so confidently made, and the actors, especially the leads, are so directly and guilelessly charming that it's a pleasure.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 11, 2020
74% The Wretched (2020) Despite a misstep here and there, this is one of the more entertainingly straightforward horror pictures in a while.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 4, 2020
91% La La Land (2016) If La La Land brings the genre back to vitality, I'll rejoice. But while much of this movie is clever and enjoyable, I can't say I found it exciting.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted May 1, 2020
65% Planet of the Humans (2020) This may be just the sort of disillusioning we need if we want to rescue ourselves, but brace yourself.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2020
88% Selah and the Spades (2020) Selah and the Spades is a chilly, slightly uneven, ultimately impressive piece of work.‐ Less Hat, Moorhead
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2020
26% The Story of Us (1999) According to The Story of Us, men and women have different responses to life, love and sex, and this can sometimes result in conflicts and tension in a marriage. And you thought American Beauty was daring.‐ New Times
Read More | Posted Apr 7, 2020
99% Never Rarely Sometimes Always (2020) It's as assured a piece of filmmaking as you're likely to see, and an unsentimental, effective tacit reproach to the difficulty of accessing this procedure.‐ Phoenix Magazine
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2020