Steven Scaife

Steven Scaife
Steven Scaife's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Slant Magazine The Verge
Publications: Slant Magazine, The Verge

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2.5/4 92% Promare (2019) Promare often feels like a maximalist season finale trimmed of any build-up, a climax that's outstanding to watch yet empty beyond its pure spectacle. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2019
3.5/4 89% Depraved (2019) Larry Fessenden diagnoses the rot of our era through the shifting personalities and power dynamics of solipsistic men. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2019
2/4 91% Ms. Purple (2019) Subtlety dissipates as Justin Chon's film grasps for something louder and more obvious. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
2.5/4 88% Blinded by the Light (2019) The film bottles a palpable emotion of unabashed joy, even when the rest of it seems to barely hold together. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2019
2.5/4 86% The Nightingale (2019) The violence of Jennifer Kent's film doesn't seem to build upon its themes so much as repeat them. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 28, 2019
2.5/4 82% Crawl (2019) The film is more straight-faced than Alexandre Aja's prior work, trading absurd kills for narrow escapes from gaping alligator jaws. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2019
2.5/4 62% Native Son (2019) Native Son makes a number of changes to its source material, many of which dilute the story's power. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 6, 2019
1.5/4 89% O.G. (2018) O.G. is inevitably no more illuminating than any other narrative dramatization of prison life. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 20, 2019