Reviews / Ratings

2016 Reviews/Ratings
13th - ****
20th Century Women - ****
A Bigger Splash - **1/2
A Man Called Ove - **1/2
Allied - **1/2
Arrival - ****
Cameraperson - ***
Captain America: Civil War - **1/2
Captain Fantastic- ***
Certain Women - **
Deepwater Horizon - **1/2
Doctor Strange - **1/2
The Dressmaker - **
The Edge of Seventeen - ***
Elle - ***
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - **
Fences - ***
Fire at Sea - **1/2
Florence Foster Jenkins - **1/2
Ghostbusters - **
Hacksaw Ridge - **
Hail, Caesar! - **1/2
The Handmaiden - ***1/2
Hell or High Water - ***1/2
Hidden Figures - **1/2
I Am Not Your Negro - ***1/2
Jackie - ***1/2
The Jungle Book - **
Kubo and the Two Strings - ***1/2
La La Land - ****
Land of Mine - **1/2
Life, Animated - **1/2
The Light Between Oceans - ***
Lion - ***1/2
Live By Night - **
The Lobster - ***
Love & Friendship - ***1/2
Loving - ***
Manchester by the Sea - ***
Moana - ***
Moonlight - ****
Nocturnal Animals - **
Passengers - *1/2
Pete's Dragon - **1/2
Queen of Katwe - ***
The Red Turtle - ***
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - **1/2
The Salesman - ***
The Shallows - ***
Silence - ***1/2
Sing Street - ***1/2
Star Trek Beyond - **1/2
Suicide Squad - *
Sully - **1/2
Tanna - ***
Toni Erdmann - ***
Tower - ***
Trolls - **1/2
Weiner - ***1/2
The Witch - ***
Zootopia - ***

2015 Reviews/Ratings
The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared - *1/2
45 Years - ***1/2
Amy - ***1/2
Anomalisa - ***
Avengers: Age of Ultron - **1/2
The Big Short - **1/2
Black Mass - **1/2
Boy and the World - ***1/2
Bridge of Spies - ***
Brooklyn - ***
Carol - ****
Cartel Land - ***
Cinderella - **1/2
Clouds of Sils Maria - **
Creed - ***1/2
Crimson Peak - **
The Danish Girl - **
Embrace of the Serpent - ***
Everest - ***
Ex Machina - ***
Far from the Madding Crowd - **1/2
Fast & Furious 7 - *1/2
Fifty Shades of Grey - **
The Good Dinosaur - **1/2
The Hateful Eight - **1/2
The Hunting Ground - ***
I'll See You in My Dreams - **1/2
Inside Out - ****
Joy - *1/2
Jurassic World - **
The Last Five Years - **1/2
Legend - **1/2
Listen to Me Marlon - ***
The Look of Silence - ***1/2
Love & Mercy - ***
Mad Max: Fury Road - ****
The Martian - ***1/2
Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation - ***
Mistress America - ***
Mr. Holmes - ***1/2
Mustang - ***
The Peanuts Movie - ***
Pitch Perfect 2 - **
Racing Extinction - **1/2
The Revenant - **1/2
Ricki and the Flash - ***
Room - ***1/2
Shaun the Sheep Movie - **1/2
Sicario - ***1/2
Son of Saul - ****
Spectre - **1/2
Spotlight - ****
Star Wars: The Force Awakens - ***
Steve Jobs - ****
Straight Outta Compton - ***
Suffragette - *1/2
Tangerine - **1/2
Theeb - **1/2
Trainwreck - **1/2
Trumbo - **
The Walk - ***
A War - ***
What Happened, Miss Simone? - **1/2
When Marnie Was There - ***
Winter on Fire: Ukraine's Fight for Freedom - **1/2
Youth - **

2014 Reviews/Ratings
American Sniper - **1/2
The Babadook - ***
Begin Again - ***
Beyond the Lights - **1/2
Big Hero 6 - **1/2
Birdman - ****
The Boxtrolls - **1/2
Boyhood - ****
Captain America: The Winter Soldier - ***
The Case Against 8 - **1/2
Citizenfour - ***
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes - ***1/2
Edge of Tomorrow - ***
Finding Vivian Maier - **1/2
Force Majeure - ***1/2
Foxcatcher - ****
Fury - **
Godzilla - ***
Gone Girl - ***
The Grand Budapest Hotel - ***1/2
Guardians of the Galaxy - **1/2
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies - **
The Homesman - **1/2
How to Train Your Dragon 2 - ***1/2
Ida - ***1/2
The Imitation Game - ***
The Immigrant - **
Inherent Vice - **
The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz - ***
Interstellar - ***
Into the Woods - **1/2
Jersey Boys - *1/2
The Judge - *1/2
Leviathan - ***
Last Days in Vietnam - ***
The LEGO Movie - **1/2
Life Itself - **1/2
Maleficent - *1/2
A Most Violent Year - ***
A Most Wanted Man - ***
Mr. Turner - **1/2
Neighbours - **1/2
Nightcrawler - ***1/2
Noah - **1/2
Obvious Child - ***
The Overnighters - ***1/2
Selma - ***1/2
Snowpiercer - ***
Song of the Sea - ****
Still Alice - **1/2
The Tale of Princess Kaguya - ***
The Theory of Everything - ***
Timbuktu - ***
Two Days, One Night - ***
Transformers: Age of Extinction - *
Unbroken - **
Under the Skin - **1/2
Virunga - ***1/2
Whiplash - ****
Wild - ***1/2
X-Men: Days of Future Past - **1/2

2013 Reviews/Ratings
12 Years a Slave - ****
20 Feet from Stardom - **1/2
The Act of Killing - ***
All Is Lost - ***1/2
American Hustle - ***
August: Osage County - **
Before Midnight - ****
Blackfish - ***
Blue Jasmine - ***1/2
The Broken Circle Breakdown - **1/2
Captain Phillips - ***1/2
The Conjuring - ***
The Croods - *
Cutie and the Boxer - ***
Dallas Buyers Club - ***1/2
Despicable Me 2 - **
Dirty Wars - **1/2
Elysium - **
Ernest & Celestine - ***1/2
Epic - **1/2
Frances Ha - ***
Frozen - ***
Fruitvale Station - **1/2
The Grandmaster - **
Gravity - ****
The Great Beauty - *1/2
The Great Gatsby - **1/2
Her - ****
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - **
The Hunt - ***
Inside Llewyn Davis - ****
The Invisible Woman - **
Iron Man 3 - ***
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa - *
Jurassic Park 3D - ***1/2
Lee Daniels' The Butler - **1/2
The Lone Ranger - *1/2
Lone Survivor - **1/2
Man of Steel - **1/2
Monsters University - **1/2
The Missing Picture - ***
Nebraska - **1/2
Omar - ***
Out of the Furnace - ***
Oz the Great and Powerful - *1/2
Pacific Rim - ***
Philomena - ***
The Place Beyond the Pines - ***
Prisoners - ***
Rush - ***
Saving Mr. Banks - **1/2
Short Term 12 - ****
Spring Breakers - *1/2
The Square - ***1/2
Star Trek Into Darkness - **1/2
Stories We Tell - ****
This Is the End - **1/2
Thor: The Dark World - **1/2
Wadjda - ***1/2
We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks - ***
The Wolf of Wall Street - ***

2012 Reviews/Ratings
5 Broken Cameras - ***1/2
Amour - ****
Anna Karenina - **1/2
Argo - ****
The Avengers - ***1/2
Beasts of the Southern Wild - ****
Beauty and the Beast 3D - ****
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel - **
Brave - ***
Bully - **1/2
Cabin in the Woods - ***
Cloud Atlas - **1/2
The Dark Knight Rises - ***1/2
Detroit Unleaded - **
Django Unchained - **1/2
Flight - ***
Frankenweenie - **1/2
The Grey - ***
Hitchcock - **
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - **1/2
Holy Motors - **
The Hunger Games - **1/2
The Impossible - ***
The Invisible War - ***
John Carter - *1/2
Kon-Tiki - **1/2
Life of Pi - **1/2
Lincoln - ***1/2
Looper - ***
The Master - ***1/2
Mirror Mirror - **
Les Miserables - ***1/2
Moonrise Kingdom - ****
ParaNorman - **1/2
The Perks of Being a Wallflower - ***1/2
The Pirates! Band of Misfits - **
Prometheus - **
The Queen of Versailles - ***
A Royal Affair - ***
Rise of the Guardians - **1/2
Rust and Bone - ***
Searching for Sugar Man - **1/2
The Secret World of Arrietty - **1/2
The Sessions - ***1/2
Silver Linings Playbook - ***
Skyfall - ***1/2
Snow White and the Huntsman - **
Ted - **1/2
War Witch - ***
Wrath of the Titans - *1/2
Wreck-It Ralph - ***1/2
Zero Dark Thirty - ***

2011 Reviews/Ratings
50/50 - ***1/2
The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn - ***1/2
The Artist - ***
Albert Nobbs - **1/2
Beginners - ***1/2
Bridesmaids - **1/2
Captain America: The First Avenger - ***
Chico & Rita - ***
The Descendants - **1/2
Drive - ****
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close - **
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo - **1/2
Green Lantern - **
Hanna - **1/2
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 - ***
Hell and Back Again - ****
The Help - ***
Hugo - ***
The Ides of March - ***1/2
If a Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front - ***
The Interrupters - ***1/2
J. Edgar - **
Jane Eyre - **1/2
Kung Fu Panda 2 - **1/2
The Lion King 3D - ****
Martha Marcy May Marlene - ***
Midnight in Paris - ***1/2
Miss Bala - ***
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol - **1/2
Moneyball - ***
The Muppets - **1/2
My Week with Marilyn - *1/2
Pina - **1/2
Project Nim - ***
Puss in Boots - **1/2
Rampart - ***
Rango - **1/2
Rise of the Planet of the Apes - ***
A Separation - ****
Shame - ***
Super 8 - **
Thor - ***
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy - ***
Transformers: Dark of the Moon - *1/2
The Tree of Life - ****
War Horse - **1/2
Warrior - ***
We Need to Talk About Kevin - ****
Win Win - **1/2

2010 Reviews/Ratings
127 Hours - ***
Alice in Wonderland - *
The American - ***
Animal Kingdom - **
Another Year - ***1/2
The A-Team - **
Biutiful - ***
Black Swan - ****
Blue Valentine - ***
Burlesque - **
Catfish - ***
Countdown to Zero - ***
Date Night - **
Despicable Me - *1/2
Dogtooth - **1/2
Easy A - **1/2
Exit Through the Gift Shop - ***1/2
The Fighter - **1/2
Fish Tank - ***1/2
Four Lions - ***
GasLand - **1/2
Get Low - ***
The Ghost Writer - ***
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 - **1/2
How to Train Your Dragon - ***1/2
I Am Love - ***1/2
The Illusionist - ***1/2
Incendies - ***
Inception - ****
Inside Job - ***1/2
Iron Man 2 - **
The Kids Are All Right - ****
The King's Speech - ***
The Last Airbender - *
Legend of the Guardians - **1/2
Megamind - **1/2
Never Let Me Go - ***
Peepli Live - **1/2
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time - **1/2
Rabbit Hole - ***1/2
RED - **
Restrepo - ***
Robin Hood - **
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World - ***
Shutter Island - **1/2
The Social Network - ****
Tangled - ***1/2
The Tourist - *1/2
The Town - ***
Toy Story 3 - ****
TRON Legacy - **1/2
True Grit - ***
Waiting for Superman - **1/2
Waste Land - ***
The Way Back - ***1/2
Winter's Bone - **1/2
The Wolfman - **

2009 Reviews/Ratings
(500) Days of Summer - ***1/2
Amelia - *
Antichrist - **
Avatar - ****
The Blind Side - **
Bright Star - ***
Broken Embraces - **1/2
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs - **
Coco Before Channel - **
Coraline - ***
The Cove - ****
Crazy Heart - **1/2
District 9 - ***1/2
An Education - ***1/2
Fantastic Mr. Fox - ***
Fish Tank - ***1/2
Food, Inc. - **1/2
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - ***
The Hurt Locker - ****
Il Divo - **1/2
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus - *1/2
In the Loop - ***
The Informant! - ***
Inglorious Basterds - **1/2
Invictus - **
Julia - **1/2
Julie & Julia - ***
The Lovely Bones - **1/2
Mary and Max - ***
The Messenger - ***
The Milk of Sorrow - ***
Paris 36 - **1/2
Ponyo - ***
Precious - ***1/2
The Princess and the Frog - **1/2
A Prophet - ***1/2
Public Enemies - **1/2
Nine - **1/2
The Road - ***
Samson and Delilah - ***
The Secret in Their Eyes - ***
The Secret of Kells - **1/2
A Serious Man - ***
Sherlock Holmes - ***
A Single Man - ***
La Soga - **1/2
Star Trek - ***
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen - *1/2
Up - ***1/2
Up in the Air - ***1/2
Where the Wild Things Are - ***
The White Ribbon - **1/2
The Young Victoria - **

2008 Reviews/Ratings
10,000 BC - 1/2
Australia - ***
Body of Lies - **1/2
Bolt - ***
Changeling - **1/2
The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian - **1/2
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button - ***
The Dark Knight - ****
Defiance - **1/2
Doubt - **1/2
The Duchess - **1/2
Forgetting Sarah Marshall - ***
Frost/Nixon - ***
Frozen River - **1/2
Gommorah - ***
Gran Torino - *1/2
Happy-Go-Lucky - ***1/2
Hellboy II: The Golden Army - **1/2
In Bruges - ***
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull - **1/2
Iron Man - ***
Kung-Fu Panda - **1/2
Let the Right One In - ***1/2
Milk - ***1/2
Rachel Getting Married - ***1/2
The Reader - **1/2
Revolutionary Road - ***
Slumdog Millionaire - ****
Speed Racer - **
Stop Loss - ***
Street Kings - **
Tropic Thunder - **1/2
Vicky Christina Barcelona - ***
The Visitor - ***
WALL-E - ****
Wanted - *
Wendy and Lucy - ***
The Wrestler - ***1/2