Daniel Engber

Daniel Engber
Daniel Engber's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Slate
Publications: Slate

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
88% Adieu au langage (Goodbye to Language) (2014) For better or for worse, Godard has traded roller coaster thrills for a carnival of gimmicks. - Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 29, 2014
88% Head Games (2012) It hides more than it shows, and makes a cloudy story into something way too simple. - Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2012
95% Pina (2011) A movie that does more than demolish the invisible wall between film and dance; it breaks the barrier that intervenes, even at a live performance, between seat and stage. - Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 22, 2011
29% The Human Centipede II (Full Sequence) (2011) Human Centipede 1 allowed for some lowball entertainment. Human Centipede 2 offers only sadism. Here's the best I can say about Tom Six: The man has managed to outdo himself, for better or for worse. - Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2011
96% Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2011) Cave of Forgotten Dreams is a Herzogian masterpiece -- a ponderous and nauseating theme-park ride, but one that unfolds as a probing essay on the history of art. - Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2011
90% District 9 (2009) As an allegory of racial conflict and mass immigration, District 9 never really goes anywhere: The appealing premise fades into the background before 20 minutes have elapsed. - Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2009