Roger Moore


Roger Moore
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T-Meter Title | Year Review
2/4 No Score Yet Smaller and Smaller Circles (2017) This adaptation of the First Ever crime novel written in the Philippines has the the bare bones of a decent thriller. It's just that everybody involved needs more practice in the genre to get it right. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2019
1.5/4 32% Patrick (2019) For a "sweet nothing" of a movie, you kind of wish "nothing" wasn't the most accurate description. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 15, 2019
2/4 No Score Yet Woodsrider (2016) Dull, random never-quite meditative look at one snowboarder's solitary life in the shadow of Mount Hood, Oregon. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
3/4 100% Minding the Gap (2018) Not the deepest doc up for an Oscar this year, but certainly the most approachable. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 14, 2019
1.5/4 66% Happy Death Day 2U (2019) Joke free and dull -- take away Jessica Rothe, and there is no "Death Day 2." - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 13, 2019
3/4 88% Woman at War (Kona fer í stríð) (2019) Droll Icelandic whimsy in the form of a clever eco-caper comedy. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
1.5/4 68% Isn't It Romantic (2019) Rebel without a laugh. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 12, 2019
2.5/4 100% Antiquities (2019) Twee and tries too hard, but comes off -- like the pilot to an hour long TV comedy, "Northern Exposure" among Arkansas antiques dealers. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2019
3/4 No Score Yet The Covered Wagon (1923) Dated and corny, but still an impressively detailed, costumed and designed wagon train epic, the Ur Western of the American cinema. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 11, 2019
1.5/4 80% A Brilliant Monster (2018) A no-budget horror comedy that occasionally rises to "clever," but falls well short of "Brilliant." - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2019
1/4 No Score Yet The Glorious Seven (2019) A modern "Magnificent Seven/Seven Samurai" knockoff that falls somewhere between an exceptionally sloppy B-movie and a very slick D-movie. C? C? - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2019
1.5/4 47% The Prodigy (2019) Pitiless and heartless. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
2/4 74% Cold Pursuit (2019) Sadistic, slow-footed and inferior copy of a top notch Norwegian comic thriller. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 8, 2019
2.5/4 45% What Men Want (2019) Taraji becomes a one woman "Girls' Trip" in this rude, raunchy and often funny gender-switch remake. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 7, 2019
2.5/4 20% The Remarkable Life of John Weld (2018) The life of a mostly-forgotten journalist, novelist, stunt man and man who rubbed elbows with the celebrated, but a documentary that makes you question the use of "remarkable." - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2019
2/4 24% Miss Bala (2019) Not as bad as you might have heard, but still... - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet Beneath the Leaves (2019) A tricky plot doesn't save this half-speed mystery thriller, a bore that keeps us at arm's length despite a promising beginning and an accomplished cast. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
3/4 83% Song of Parkland (2019) A sweet, upbeat exclamation point on a year of Parkland tragedy and activism - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 5, 2019
2/4 38% A Violent Man (2019) An MMA fighter murder mystery that never makes much of the mystery. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
1/4 No Score Yet Varsity Punks (2017) A high school comedy about running that never gets out of the blocks. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
2.5/4 85% The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) An animated comedy you "like," as opposed to one (the first "Lego Movie") that you love. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 4, 2019
3/4 95% To Dust (2019) A maddening, morbid and marvelous culture clash comedy built around a seriously funny and irritated turn by Matthew Broderick - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2019
2.5/4 100% Among Wolves (2019) A sometimes moving out-of-the-ordinary story rendered in ways that can make it feel incomplete. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2019
2/4 72% Destroyer (2018) A muddled Oscar-bait thriller that puts all its eggs in the"You have never seen her like THIS before" Nicole Kidman high mileage "makeover" basket. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 3, 2019
2.5/4 93% Cold War (Zimna wojna) (2018) "Doctor Zhivago Lite." - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 2, 2019
3/4 88% Capernaum (Capharnaüm) (2018) The dark horse for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar also happens to be the most moving movie of the bunch. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
2/4 59% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) They may have a franchise on their hands, but one without heart or sex appeal. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019
3/4 No Score Yet Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church (2019) Epic. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
3/4 88% Haze (2017) The best takedown of fraternities and sororities -- "The Greek System" -- you never saw. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 30, 2019
2/4 50% In Like Flynn (2019) Flashes of fun, mostly in the brawls, but a run-of-the-mill script and never dazzling leads let ol'Errol down. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
2/4 94% The Golem (2019) A good-looking period piece folk parable with a fine climax, but lacking compelling performances or genuine horrific suspense. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 29, 2019
2.5/4 90% The Unicorn (2019) Some good scenes, funny performances and sparkling banter make this worthy of rom-com silver, if not quite rom-com gold. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
2/4 80% Painkillers (2019) Star Adam Huss is better than the script in this incomplete vampires-as-junkies tale. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet Behaving Badly (2014) Lacking the charm, bad boy naughtiness or wicked wit necessary to pull that off, Wolff just isn't that guy. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet The Iron Orchard (2019) Ambious but drab oil field epic build on a choppy, soapy script - "Dallas" as a period piece where the hero is actually the villain, and not exactly a riveting presence. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2019
2.5/4 62% Then Came You (2019) "Game of Thrones" star Maisie Williams gives this "terminal teenager" romance spark and spunk, even if she's let down a bit by her always-bland leading man, Asa Butterfield. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 27, 2019
1.5/4 21% Serenity (2019) A better sales pitch -- to the stars, the producers, the nascent studio, and maybe the "See McConaughey skinny-dip" public -- than movie. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 25, 2019
2.4/5 85% A Boy Called Sailboat (2018) Adorable, nearly-perfect modern folktale, save for one grating and unfortunate miscalculation on the director's part. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2019
3/4 97% Rodents of Unusual Size (2018) A Louisiana tale of carnage and almost cuddly affection for its most destructive invader -- the nutria. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 23, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet Crossed the Line (2014) A well-cast but indifferent scripted LA vengeance parable. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 23, 2019
2/4 50% Dead Ant (2019) Occasionally rises to the level of "amusing junk." - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 22, 2019
2.5/4 93% Stan & Ollie (2019) Warm, sentimental, well-acted. But muted. The laughs can feel malnourished. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 18, 2019
1.5/4 82% Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2019) Nonsensical junk culture anime for devotees only. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2019
2.5/4 91% Stay Human (2018) Upbeat "inspirational" documentary with a most engaging tour guide, singer and host -- Michael Franti. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2019
3/4 38% Close (2019) Action badass Noomi Rapace delivers in this bowstring-tight kidnapping thriller. - Tribune News Service EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2019
2/4 37% Glass (2019) A watchable but self-serious and pointless dissection of the comic book genre. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2019
1.5/4 14% An Acceptable Loss (2019) A "Scandal" political thriller with less suspense, less sex, and without virtually any fireworks. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2019
1.5/4 No Score Yet The Brawler (2019) Perfunctory, with plainly under-rehearsed and poorly shot boxing sequences. - Tribune News Service EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2019
1.5/4 13% I Hate Kids (2019) Not NEARLY as funny as its title -- notwithstanding the efforts of Tituss Burgess - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 14, 2019
2.5/4 90% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) Topical and timely and charmingly uncluttered updating of "The Sword and the Stone" legend. - Movie Nation EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 13, 2019