John Nguyen

John Nguyen
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
John Nguyen is a blogger, videographer and graphic designer. His favorite genres include sci-fi, fantasy and action. When he's not talking about entertainment, he loves to dance.
Publications: Nerd Reactor

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
84% Little Monsters (2019) [Little Monsters] doesn't really break a lot of ground, but it does poke a lot of fun in the zombie genre. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2019
99% Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) [Parasite] is a crazy, intense, twisted, and dark movie. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2019
24% Gemini Man (2019) There are parts where it's unbelievable. Wow, they really captured young Will Smith. But then there are other parts where you're thinking, "This is really weird and off-putting." - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 9, 2019
3.5/5 23% Lucy in the Sky (2019) I appreciated what [Noah Hawley] was trying to do with changing the aspect ratio of the film. And for me, it was a kind of a fun game. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2019
82% Abominable (2019) Abominable is a cute, fun movie to take your family out. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
84% Ad Astra (2019) I felt detached throughout the whole movie, just like the supporting characters. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2019
35% Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones (2019) He's one of the few comedians who can really touch on a lot of different sensitive topics and still make it funny. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
2/5 63% It Chapter Two (2019) It Chapter Two loses its charm and mystery from the first film, and what we're left with is a horror film that feels more like a comedy. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
5/5 68% Joker (2019) Joker is wild, crazy, and intense, and I was left speechless by the end of the film. Joaquin Phoenix delivers a spine-chilling performance. Todd Phillips has done to the Joker what Nolan has done to Batman with an origin story that feels very real. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 31, 2019
3.5/5 79% Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019) Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is a creepy film that's able to adapt some of the stories from the source material into a cohesive [whole]. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2019
4/5 53% The Lion King (2019) [The Lion King] is the best remake of the Disney animated classics ... You can't top the animated movie, but this is a good alternative for a new generation and fans that want to see a 'realistic' take on what that would look like. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 11, 2019
94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) [Avengers: Endgame] is a very fitting conclusion to Phase 1, 2 and 3 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Bring a box of tissues, because it's an emotional roller coaster ride. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
23% Dark Phoenix (2019) [Dark Phoenix] is a terrible movie. It doesn't have a lot to offer with the story, characters and dialogue. It's like watching X-Men: The Last Stand all over again. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
90% Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) [Spider-Man: Far From Home] is a fun movie. Jake Gyllenhaal as Mysterio is great, even if it's a very different but familiar take on the Marvel character. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
4/5 65% Aquaman (2018) Aquaman is a stunning spectacle and Jason Momoa is a blast to watch from beginning to end. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
4.5/5 61% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) Alita: Battle Angel is an action-packed ride that had me in tears. It's definitely one of my favorite live-action films based on the manga and anime, and Rosa Salazar as Alita brings a lot of heart to the film. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
3.5/5 85% The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) Although it can't match the awesomeness of the first film, The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part is all kinds of fun with a warm message about sharing. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
4/5 90% Shazam! (2019) Shazam! is a total blast and Zachary Levi is charming and a treat to watch as he has fun being a superhero. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
4/5 57% Aladdin (2019) Aladdin is heartwarming and hilarious, and even though it's a remake of the animated classic, it still feels very refreshing. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
4.5/5 41% Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) Godzilla: King of the Monsters doesn't hold back on the big monster fights, and it's definitely the best Godzilla film to date from Hollywood. - Nerd Reactor EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019