Sandie Angulo Chen

Sandie Angulo Chen
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
3/5 68% Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) Charming sequel offers generational humor but can get dark. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
2/5 16% Playmobil: The Movie (2019) Bland and unoriginal but may still amuse young kids. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 71% White Snake (2019) Chinese folklore-based adventure is dark, violent, sensual. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2019
4/5 95% A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) Biopic captures Rogers' generous spirit, empathy, kindness. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 21, 2019
2/5 27% Little Women (2018) Kudos to Niederpruem for attempting a contemporary vision for the March sisters, but the present-day context erases and ignores too much of what was remarkable in Alcott's classic story. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
4/5 77% Frozen II (2019) Slightly darker sequel charms with catchy songs, messages. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2019
2/5 21% The Warrior Queen of Jhansi (2019) Earnest but heavy-handed docudrama is uneven and violent. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2019
4/5 92% Klaus (2019) Santa origin story is a sweet reminder of generosity. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
3/5 21% Playing with Fire (2019) Cena charms, but slapstick-heavy comedy doesn't fully spark. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 7, 2019
2/5 14% Arctic Dogs (2019) Strong voice cast can't save bland animated adventure. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 4, 2019
3/5 58% Frankie (2019) Uneven indie drama tackles mortality with fabulous cast. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 28, 2019
3/5 40% Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019) Powerful queens go to war in intense, dark fantasy sequel. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
5/5 90% The Elephant Queen (2019) Big-hearted, beautiful docu about matriarchal elephant herd. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 16, 2019
2/5 11% Jexi (2019) Underwhelming raunchy comedy has tons of language, sex talk. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 14, 2019
2/5 43% The Addams Family (2019) So-so adaptation isn't spooky, kooky enough; a few scares. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2019
3/5 61% Dilili in Paris (Dilili à Paris) (2019) Historical Parisian adventure is entertaining but uneven. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet Coming Up for Air (2019) Mother-son message movie focuses on mental illness. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2019
4/5 96% Promare (2019) Epic anime adventure has frenetic violence, heavy themes. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2019
4/5 81% Abominable (2019) Funny, heartwarming adventure has some peril, scares. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
3/5 58% The Bromley Boys (2018) Light comedy about dedicated British soccer fan. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet Boy Genius (2019) Gifted-kid comedy has charming cast, lightweight plot. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 6, 2019
3/5 50% Bennett's War (2019) Predictable crowdpleaser feels like a motocross commercial. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 30, 2019
3/5 73% The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019) Funnier sequel still has silly action, potty humor. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2019
2/5 22% The Kitchen (2019) Disappointing waste of a fabulous cast in violent misfire. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2019
3/5 57% Above the Shadows (2019) Slow-burn fantasy/romance has some sex, sports violence. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2019
1/5 No Score Yet Purge of Kingdoms (2019) Unnecessary, unfunny GoT parody has language, sex, violence. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2019
4/5 99% For Sama (2019) Powerful, intense docu about young mother's wartorn life. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2019
3/5 71% The Other Side of Heaven 2: Fire of Faith (2019) Sentimental biopic about LDS missionary's time in Tonga. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2019
4/5 70% Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable (2019) Inspirational docu has themes of perseverance, gratitude. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 19, 2019
3/5 53% The Lion King (2019) Visually stunning remake is darker, more violent. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2019
4/5 98% Maiden (2019) Poignant, thrilling tale of groundbreaking female sailors. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2019
4/5 90% Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) Fun, fast-paced sequel has some dark, dizzying violence. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 1, 2019
4/5 93% Wild Rose (2019) Star performance elevates music-focused Scottish drama. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2019
4/5 97% Toy Story 4 (2019) Big-hearted, touching finale to Pixar's legendary franchise. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2019
3/5 79% Free Trip to Egypt (2019) Docu about cross-cultural connection promotes empathy. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2019
3/5 23% Dark Phoenix (2019) Sophie Turner is best part of intense, dark X-Men finale. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2019
3/5 57% Aladdin (2019) Live-action remake has charming stars, intense moments. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 23, 2019
3/5 50% A Dog's Journey (2019) Sequel is as sentimental and emotional as the first film. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2019
3/5 51% The Sun Is Also a Star (2019) Charming opposites-attract adaptation has romance, language. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2019
4/5 91% The Biggest Little Farm (2019) Poignant, thought-provoking docu about sustainable living. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 10, 2019
3/5 68% Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) Family-friendly mystery will be most fun for Pokémon fans. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 8, 2019
3/5 72% Teen Spirit (2019) Touching but slow drama about aspiring singer has drinking. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019
4/5 92% Disneynature: Penguins (2019) Funny narration makes Arctic docu particularly kid-friendly. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 17, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Wheely (2019) Cars-like thriller isn't particularly memorable. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 12, 2019
2/5 48% Little (2019) Mean young teen carouses and curses in age-swap comedy. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2019
3/5 89% Missing Link (2019) Visually dazzling adventure is earnest, sometimes intense. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 9, 2019
2/5 55% The Best of Enemies (2019) Well-intentioned but one-sided race drama has iffy messages. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2019
4/5 90% Shazam! (2019) Superhero comedy is charming, goofy, with fantasy violence. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 2, 2019
3/5 47% Dumbo (2019) Visually impressive remake is sweet but sometimes dark. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 27, 2019
2/5 13% No Manches Frida 2 (2019) Silly, predictable sequel has crass, suggestive humor. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 22, 2019