Jack Giroux

Jack Giroux
Jack Giroux's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Bullz-Eye.com Film School Rejects The Film Stage We Got This Covered

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T-Meter Title | Year
B+ 48% MacGruber (2010) It's hilarious. And most likely one of the funniest movies you'll see this season. - The Film Stage EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2019
61% Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) The biopic is never as emotional as it should be, as lively as it should be, or as heartbreaking as it should be. - Film School Rejects EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 13, 2018
4/5 88% Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) Director/co-writer Peyton Reed has basically made a large-scale summer comedy that just so happens to star superheroes. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2018
3.5/5 69% Ocean's 8 (2018) [Gary] Ross has produced a spinoff that completely stands on its own thanks to its dynamic, knockout cast. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2018
2.5/5 70% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) The Ron Howard-directed origin story lacks the thrills expected from watching a young Han Solo scraping by in the galaxy. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 24, 2018
4.5/5 71% To the Bone (2017) Director James Mangold saved the best for last with this uncompromising, brutal and heartfelt story of a fallen hero stumbling to get back up again. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 7, 2018
2/5 60% Murder On The Orient Express (2017) Like Poirot's investigation, there's almost always something off about Murder on the Orient Express, and considering the talent involved, that's a real shame. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 9, 2017
4.5/5 87% Blade Runner 2049 (2017) It's a massive, epic piece of science fiction that keeps the audience engaged, entertained and stunned. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2017
4/5 86% American Made (2017) With American Made, [Tom] Cruise and [Doug] Liman once again bring out some of the best work in one another. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2017
4.5/5 92% Logan Lucky (2017) The glitz and glamour of the Ocean's trilogy is in a completely different area code than Logan Lucky, but Soderbergh's latest has the same terrific camaraderie and joy as those movies. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2017
4/5 47% Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) [Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets] is a highly entertaining and imaginative piece of work. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 20, 2017
4/5 79% The Beguiled (2017) In Coppola's hands, it all feels a little more dangerous, frightening and unpredictable because it's more grounded. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 29, 2017
2/5 22% The Book of Henry (2017) The Book of Henry has a lot of compelling individual scenes, but they never come together as a satisfying whole. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 15, 2017
2/5 30% Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017) Dead Men Tell No Tales is an all-around underwhelming experience. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 26, 2017
3.5/5 66% Alien: Covenant (2017) Alien: Covenant is a vicious and thoughtful ... piece of science fiction that provides Scott with an epic canvas on which to paint his terrifying vision. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 18, 2017
2.5/5 36% Snatched (2017) Amy Schumer and Goldie Hawn are able to keep the comedy afloat even when it struggles to find momentum. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 11, 2017
3.5/5 67% Life (2017) While Life is a big, sinister monster movie, it's not without humanity. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2017
4/5 98% Get Out (2017) Jordan Peele's first foray behind the camera as a director is funny, thrilling and often frightening. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2017
2/5 18% Assassin's Creed (2016) Kurzel's latest has style to spare, but it's missing the soul and emotion from his previous work. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 21, 2016
3.5/5 84% Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) [Rogue One] is sometimes as admirable as it is enjoyable, but it also has some glaring problems that are clearly holding the movie back from reaching its full potential. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 15, 2016
4.5/5 87% Jackie (2016) Director Pablo Larraín and screenwriter Noah Oppenheim have crafted a dazzling 99-minute drama. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 1, 2016
3.5/5 60% Allied (2016) Allied is one of [Zemeckis'] more human and tangible movies yet. It's also his most purely enjoyable film since Cast Away. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 22, 2016
3/5 69% Bleed For This (2016) Vinny's story is an inspiring one, and it's told with enough passion and punch to make up for its often overt familiarity. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 17, 2016
4.5/5 94% Arrival (2016) Arrival is arguably the most emotional, thought-provoking and visceral experience [Villeneuve has] crafted yet. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 10, 2016
4/5 76% In a Valley of Violence (2016) In a Valley of Violence is just great entertainment with real stakes, big laughs [and] exceptional performances. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2016
4/5 37% Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016) The action scenes are uniformly confident... but there's a relationship Jack Reacher has in the film that shows a side of Cruise we haven't seen in a long time. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 20, 2016
3.5/5 72% The Birth of a Nation (2016) At his finest moments as a director, Parker's close-ups are impossible to shake. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 7, 2016
4/5 80% American Honey (2016) This coming-of-age tale is extra light on plot, but it has no shortage of energy or passion. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2016
3.5/5 64% Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016) Burton works up some small, charming wonders with this heartfelt piece of spectacle. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 29, 2016
3.5/5 60% Snowden (2016) Snowden is another fine addition to Oliver Stone's filmography, fitting in nicely with JFK, Born on the Fourth of July and other films about trying to be a good American. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 15, 2016
3/5 46% The Hollars (2016) Krasinski's sophomore effort is a compelling and kind-hearted, albeit familiar, tale about returning home. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 8, 2016
4/5 78% The Intervention (2016) DuVall's grasp on tone is just another one of the many strengths she exhibits as a filmmaker with this genuine, often comforting movie. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 25, 2016
3.5/5 83% Sausage Party (2016) A really funny, crass and often thoughtful comedy that doesn't overstay its welcome. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 11, 2016
3.5/5 86% Star Trek Beyond (2016) The Justin Lin-directed sequel quickly gets the crew back on track by delivering a very entertaining and often kind-hearted summer movie. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 21, 2016
4/5 71% The Infiltrator (2016) The Infiltrator is an assured piece of filmmaking that spins a familiar tale extremely well. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 14, 2016
3.5/5 79% The Shallows (2016) When Nancy is facing off against the shark, Collet-Serra gives the character and audience little breathing room. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2016
3/5 46% Free State of Jones (2016) The film is often unwieldy, narratively speaking, but it's also not without passion, telling a story that is frequently more brutal than inspiring. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2016
4/5 59% The Neon Demon (2016) A beautiful, hypnotic nightmare that goes to some comical, horrifying and unexpected places. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 23, 2016
C 40% Oldboy (2013) Lee's remake will strike a cord with unfamiliar audiences, but, for the most part, it's a hit-and-miss effort that comes close to good results. - The Film Stage EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2016
3.5/5 80% The Conjuring 2 (2016) James Wan's sequel manages to capture the spirit of the first film ... and takes the series and its two protagonists in a chilling new direction. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 9, 2016
2/5 47% X-Men: Apocalypse (2016) X-Men: Apocalypse comes from the 'more is more' school of thought, and though it's [Singer's] biggest X-Men film to date, it's also his most disappointing. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 25, 2016
2/5 58% Money Monster (2016) The thriller isn't without its moments, but they all add up to a tonally awkward and emotionally distant experience. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 12, 2016
4.5/5 90% A Bigger Splash (2016) A Bigger Splash is a richly made and thoughtful character study, and one that'll probably grow deeper with each viewing. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted May 5, 2016
4.5/5 90% Green Room (2016) Green Room has a raw, unflinching spirit to it - one that's always exciting to watch, despite the brutality of it all. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 28, 2016
2/5 18% I Saw the Light (2016) Despite a compelling performance leading the way, I Saw the Light is yet another biopic that doesn't dig deep enough into its subject. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2016
4.5/5 83% Midnight Special (2016) As reserved as Midnight Special can be, it's also an often dazzling experience. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2016
2/5 62% The Program (2016) Despite a committed lead performance from Ben Foster, Frears' drama is an obvious and frustrating depiction of ambition and obsession. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 17, 2016
3.5/5 95% Eye In The Sky (2016) Hood and Hibbert show the nuts and bolts involved in calling for a drone strike, and it's suspenseful, inherently dramatic and sometimes terrifying to watch unfold. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 9, 2016
3.5/5 53% Triple 9 (2016) Triple 9 is a more conventional picture from [John Hillcoat], but as proven with Lawless, he knows how to spin a familiar tale well. - Bullz-Eye.com EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2016
B 75% Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) Age of Ultron is almost exactly the movie you expect. - The Film Stage EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2016