Mike Sorrentino

Mike Sorrentino
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Mike Sorrentino is an Associate Editor at CNET, often focusing on pop and internet culture, Marvel, Star Wars, DC, movie-themed toys and obsesses on how tech connects with nearly everything. When off the clock, he's a craft beer geek that's heading to the game night at a brewery.
Publications: CNET

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
51% Saban's Power Rangers (2017) The bright moments ultimately win out for "Power Rangers." When the movie is fun, it's unapologetically so. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2019
87% Professor Marston & The Wonder Women (2017) Refreshingly, this isn't one of those love triangles where women compete for one man, with the movie taking pains to establish intellectual and emotional respect between the three as well as sexual desire. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2019
19% The Cloverfield Paradox (2018) Despite its flaws, "The Cloverfield Paradox" does make for a fun space horror film, especially since you've likely already paid for Netflix this month. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
94% Incredibles 2 (2018) Every frame is packed with fantastic detail and cutting-edge animated magic while staying true to the original movie's charming visual feel. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
97% Science Fair (2018) Also, fascinatingly, none of the people showcased exhibit the stereotypical, awkward "nerdiness" you might expect from a giant academic event like this. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
70% Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) Solo positions itself at a point along the Star Wars timeline that hasn't been fleshed out much by either the movies or the TV shows. That gives the admittedly simple story a chance to surprise audiences. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
70% Happy Death Day 2U (2019) Seeing all of the characters return and some of the first film's sequences revisited in a slightly different setting is a plus for anyone who enjoyed the original film. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
85% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) Until the ending hits, Avengers: Infinity War features all the cool superhero fight scenes you've come to expect, smartass quips between superheroes and super beings like Doctor Strange and Tony Stark. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
88% Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) There are dozens and dozens of internet meme callouts, appearances by YouTube celebrities like Dani Fernandez, Colleen Ballinger[...But the best part of Wreck-It Ralph 2 really is the story of growth between Ralph and Vanellope. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
35% Welcome to Marwen (2018) Despite the movie juggling too much, the doll sequences are beautiful, featuring characters that manage to be expressive despite their shiny plastic bodies. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
92% Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) Taken on its own, "Homecoming" is a breath of fresh air. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 31, 2019
97% Toy Story 4 (2019) Fantastic writing and technical flourishes spruce up a Pixar sequel that doesn't have the emotional pull fans might expect. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2019
94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) Every single action sequence here deserves to be seen on the largest screen possible. - CNET EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2019