David Nusair

David Nusair
Tomatometer-approved critic

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T-Meter Title | Year
3/4 89% Brittany Runs a Marathon (2019) Anchored by Jillian Bell's unexpectedly impressive performance... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
3/4 86% Deerskin (Le daim) (2019) As bizarre and oddball as one might've anticipated... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
3/4 80% There's Something in the Water (2019) From filmmakers Ellen Page and Ian Daniel comes this passionate yet somewhat thin documentary... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
3/4 100% Western Stars (2019) Western Stars rarely comes off as a been-there-done-that concert movie... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
0/4 80% Synonyms (Synonymes) (2019) An often excruciatingly obnoxious piece of work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2019
2/4 40% Guest of Honour (2019) An exceedingly oddball piece of work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2019
1/4 64% Human Capital (2019) It's clear almost instantly that Human Capital's biggest problem is a pervasively, aggressively low-rent atmosphere... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2019
1.5/4 29% The Burnt Orange Heresy (2019) ...a vibe that inevitably passes from somewhat intriguing to decidedly oppressive... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2019
3/4 76% Sea Fever (2019) ...The Thing or Life but filtered through the prism of a procedural... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2019
3/4 100% Ordinary Love (2019) ...Neeson and Manville's completely convincing and impressively lived-in work here ultimately sets the picture apart from its myriad of similarly-themed brethren... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2019
1.5/4 50% The Barefoot Emperor (2019) Barefoot Emperor progresses into an increasingly meandering midsection devoid of concrete elements worth embracing or connecting with... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
3.5/4 96% A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) Filmmaker Marielle Heller delivers a consistently compelling drama that is, perhaps unsurprisingly, at its best whenever Hanks' true-life figure is on screen... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
3/4 22% Endings, Beginnings (2019) Endings, Beginnings benefits substantially from Woodley's immersive, lived-in performance... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
0/4 No Score Yet The Twentieth Century (2019) ...the film is predominantly an ordeal the likes of which doesn't come around too often... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
2/4 71% The Vigil (2019) The Vigil lamentably progresses into an increasingly ineffective midsection that's chockablock with cheap jump scares... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
1/4 No Score Yet Dadnapped (2009) Dadnapped's lowest-common-denominator modus operandi ensures that it fits comfortably within the Disney Channel's roster of underwhelming original movies. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
1/4 81% Ema (2019) ...it's impossible, ultimately, not to wonder what the director initially set out to achieve with this seemingly endless, aggressively avant-garde mess. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
2/4 85% Bad Education (2019) Filmmaker Cory Finley delivers an erratically-paced, hit-and-miss narrative that's compounded by an often disastrously familiar atmosphere... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
3/4 83% Synchronic (2019) Synchronic opens with an almost aggressively portentous first act that's as baffling as it is intriguing... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
3.5/4 77% The Friend (2019) An absolutely heartbreaking tearjerker... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
2/4 79% Blackbird (2019) There's never really a point at which Blackbird becomes the engrossing, emotional drama one might've anticipated... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
3.5/4 78% Jungleland (2019) ...an erratic yet completely rewarding little drama... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
3.5/4 No Score Yet Beneath the Blue Suburban Skies (2019) ...quietly spellbinding... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
2.5/4 86% Tammy's Always Dying (2019) ...a decent little character study... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2019
1/4 73% The Platform (El Hoyo) (2019) A progressively unwatchable disaster... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2019
3.5/4 94% About Endlessness (Om det oändliga) (2019) A truly singular piece of work... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2019
1.5/4 41% Sibyl (2019) A fairly monumental misfire... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
3.5/4 60% 37 Seconds (2019) A heartwarming, special little movie... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
2.5/4 No Score Yet Red Fields (Mami) (2019) Red Fields doesn't wholeheartedly come alive until it progresses into a comparatively bonkers final third... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
2.5/4 87% The Whistlers (2019) The very sporadic inclusion of compelling sequences, coupled with an admittedly memorable finale, ensures that The Whistlers is ultimately, at the very least, watchable... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
2.5/4 100% A White, White Day (Hvítur, hvítur dagur) (2019) A seriously strange movie... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
1/4 67% Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) ...an especially ineffective modern blockbuster that wears out its welcome by a good 45 minutes. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2019
2.5/4 62% Pelican Blood (Pelikanblut) (2019) ...works best in its deliberate yet fairly engrossing first half... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2019
4/4 85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) A typically idiosyncratic effort from Quentin Tarantino... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2019
3/4 39% Angel Has Fallen (2019) The best of the ...Has Fallen series... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 2, 2019
3/4 57% Guarding Tess (1994) ...an erratic yet rewarding star vehicle. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2019
2/4 88% Ready or Not (2019) ...a disappointingly uninvolving misfire that surely would've worked better as a short... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 27, 2019
2.5/4 92% All of Me (1984) ...a decidedly out-there premise that's employed to watchable yet far-from-memorable effect by filmmaker Carl Reiner... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 26, 2019
2.5/4 27% Unfaithfully Yours (1984) ...benefits rather substantially from the above-average efforts of its various performers... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2019
2/4 79% Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) ...would've been better off had it been structured as a traditional horror anthology. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2019
2/4 43% 47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019) A fairly dismal sequel... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2019
2.5/4 53% The Lion King (2019) ...a cynical (yet admittedly watchable) cash grab. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2019
3.5/4 72% Patriot Games (1992) ...a thoroughly engrossing and often impressively exciting thriller... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 24, 2019
3/4 43% The Art of Racing in the Rain (2019) Filmmaker Simon Curtis has infused The Art of Racing in the Rain with an unapologetically manipulative sensibility... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2019
2/4 99% The Farewell (2019) ...the filmmaker delivers an often excessively subdued drama that contains few wholeheartedly compelling or emotional sequences... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2019
3.5/4 98% Strangers on a Train (1951) ...a solid premise that's employed to consistently captivating effect by Alfred Hitchock... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2019
2.5/4 63% Son of a Gun (2015) Filmmaker Julius Avery delivers an exceedingly erratic narrative that's at its best in a surprisingly captivating first half... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019
2.5/4 87% Presumed Innocent (1990) ...a refreshingly adult drama that certainly captures the spirit of Turow's padded-out book. - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2019
2.5/4 25% Stephen King's 'Sleepwalkers' (1992) There's ultimately not a whole lot within Stephen King's Sleepwalkers to get wholeheartedly (or even partially) excited about... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2019
2/4 25% Freebie and the Bean (1974) ...boasts a pervasively irreverent sensibility that's reflected most keenly in the behavior of its two protagonists... - Reel Film Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019