Chris Stuckmann

Chris Stuckmann
Tomatometer-approved critic
Publications: Moviedex, ChrisStuckmann.com

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
B+ 96% Little Women (2019) Everyone in the film is great, especially Saoirse Ronan. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
B 100% Weathering with You (2020) This movie's greatest strengths lie in the fact that it is so beautifully rendered. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
A+ 97% Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) (2019) Every frame is immaculate. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
A- 93% 1917 (2019) This film is a remarkable achievement. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
A+ 96% Marriage Story (2019) From a character perspective this film is flawless. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
A 94% Uncut Gems (2019) It gets on your nerves in the best way. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
A- 97% Knives Out (2019) There's not a weak link in this entire cast. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2019
C+ 77% Frozen II (2019) Visually gorgeous but narratively slight. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
C- 52% Charlie's Angels (2019) Great chemistry between the leads can't make up for uninspired, sloppy action sequences. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
A- 91% Hush (2016) An intelligent thriller that finds almost constant ways to introduce blood-curdling tension. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
A 91% Gerald's Game (2017) Carla Gugino delivers one of the best performances of the year in a faithful adaptation from Mike Flanagan. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
B 95% A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) Tom Hanks steals the show. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
B+ 91% El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie (2019) It's really well shot, really well acted, and it's constantly engaging. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
B- 100% VFW (2020) Although it can kind of feel a bit disposable, it's got enough gore and enough excitement to get the job done. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
B+ 97% Dolemite Is My Name (2019) Eddie Murphy gives possibly the best performance of his career. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
B- 81% The Lodge (2020) Tense and unpredictable. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
B 85% Color Out of Space (2020) As a bizarre, off-kilter movie with an incredibly bizarre and off-kilter actor, I thought this movie was a lot of fun. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
A 80% Jojo Rabbit (2019) Risky and original, you've never seen a film like Jojo Rabbit. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
A 96% The Irishman (2019) Scorcese has made a film brimming with quiet power and subtle tension. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2019
22% Playing with Fire (2019) This is a really, really terrible movie. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2019
A 92% Ford v Ferrari (2019) Old-fashioned in all the right ways. Truly the type of film Hollywood rarely makes these days. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
A+ 99% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) Parasite is a beautiful movie, wonderfully acted, impeccably shot. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2019
C 71% Terminator: Dark Fate (2019) As a Terminator movie, I thought this was awful. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
C+ 29% Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) You can tell that it felt very rushed and things were kind of clobbered together to make this movie at the last second. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2019
A 77% Doctor Sleep (2019) Ingenious storytelling. A tantalizing blend of Kubrick and King. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
F 25% Countdown (2019) The writing in this film is honestly embarassing. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2019
A+ 91% The Lighthouse (2019) The ambiguity of this movie is what makes it feel special. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2019
B 31% Silent Hill (2006) Where this movie shines is in its disturbing imagery, its very creepy visuals, and the stunning production design. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 24, 2019
A No Score Yet Ghostwatch (1992) The reason this movie works so well is because of the committed performances from everyone in the movie. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 23, 2019
B 50% Bloodline (2019) By no means a perfect film... but it's a big swing and even though it doesn't always connect, I admire when a filmmaker tries for one. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2019
A- 85% The Omen (1976) Gregory Peck takes everything pitch-perfect seriously. This is one of his best performances. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2019
B 79% Red Eye (2005) I just think it's a really fun thriller. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2019
A 94% Lake Mungo (2009) This is an underappreciated, underseen gem. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2019
B+ 70% Hellraiser (1987) The reason the movie works as well as it does is because of its human characters. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2019
C 43% The Addams Family (2019) This is a surprisingly dull movie. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2019
D 26% Gemini Man (2019) The badness of this movie is very well hidden in the incredible cast and directing talent. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2019
A 83% Official Secrets (2019) I think this is one of Keira Knightley's best performances. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2019
A- 69% Joker (2019) I was riveted by this movie from just about start to finish. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2019
A- 75% Ride Your Wave (2019) A gorgeous meditation on life and loss told through the brilliant eyes of Masaaki Yuasa. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 30, 2019
C+ 27% Rambo: Last Blood (2019) It's just kind of mediocre. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2019
A 84% Ad Astra (2019) It's a very somber and moody film. The atmosphere is achieved beautifully. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
B+ 71% Haunt (2019) The tension here is pretty damn strong. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2019
C+ 88% Hustlers (2019) I wish the movie had a little more of a mature exploration of what these women were feeling inside while doing these things. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
C+ 63% It Chapter Two (2019) It's very uneven. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
C+ 39% Don't Let Go (Relive) (2019) At some point... the movie shifts into a series of phone calls and you realize that that's about all this script has to offer... a series of phone calls. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
A- 95% The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019) There are moments where it strains credibility a bit... but the movie has such a great feeling of true happiness and the characters are so well realized and so well performed that you kind of over look it. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 29, 2019
A- 87% The Nightingale (2019) Every single frame is dripping with authenticity. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2019
F 41% 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) A fish screams underwater... so there is some enjoyment to be had. Just not the kind you might expect. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 22, 2019
B- 88% Ready or Not (2019) It's never boring. It's always entertaining. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2019
C+ 84% Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019) The film is actually trying to find a way to make adults and kids laugh... doesn't always work. - ChrisStuckmann.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 13, 2019