Tara McNamara

Tara McNamara
Tara McNamara's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Common Sense Media
Publications: Common Sense Media

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 43% The Laundromat (2019) Soderbergh's mature tax-avoidance tutorial is eye-opening. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 18, 2019
3/5 88% Greener Grass (2019) Ludicrous satire of life in suburbia has some swearing. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
5/5 71% The King (2019) Outstanding but brutally violent Henry V historical epic. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 15, 2019
3/5 60% High Strung Free Dance (2019) Sensational music/dance numbers rise above so-so romance. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 8, 2019
3/5 76% Low Tide (2019) Stealing, smoking, drinking in pirate-y teen adventure. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2019
4/5 83% Always in Season (2019) Lynching docu is chilling but effective; horrifying images. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 1, 2019
2/5 76% The Death of Dick Long (2019) Pervy party-hardy dark comedy chock full of mature material. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2019
4/5 83% Judy (2019) Booze, pills, smoking in well-acted but tragic biopic. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2019
4/5 50% Overcomer (2019) Well-made Christian drama succeeds despite stereotyping. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
4/5 44% The Wedding Year (2019) Casual sex, pot, heavy drinking in romcom with teen appeal. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
3/5 26% Zeroville (2019) Loopy James Franco dramedy has sex, drugs, punk attitude. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2019
5/5 84% Ad Astra (2019) Pitt flies high to reach emotional depths in sci-fi drama. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2019
4/5 88% Hustlers (2019) J. Lo crime comedy glamorizes stripping; language, drugs. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
3/5 24% The Goldfinch (2019) Art-centered drama about loss has teen drinking, drug use. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2019
3/5 60% Round of Your Life (2019) Irreverent humor lifts teen faith film about family tragedy. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
3/5 67% Driven (2019) Crime, coke, cursing in cautionary car mogul tale. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
3/5 100% Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles (Buñuel en el laberinto de las tortugas) (2019) Animated biopic of surrealist director has edgy content. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
4/5 46% Ode to Joy (2019) Randy romcom full of quirky laughs, bawdy language. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2019
3/5 43% The Art of Racing in the Rain (2019) Weepy wisdom dispensed in dog drama about life and loss. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2019
2/5 59% Brian Banks (2019) Faith-tinged overturned-rape drama has problematic messages. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 5, 2019
2/5 33% Leo Da Vinci: Mission Mona Lisa (2019) Inventor adventure celebrates STEM pursuits; some peril. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2019
1/5 63% The Mountain (2019) Mental illness, sexuality are focus of lobotomy drama. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 24, 2019
4/5 99% The Farewell (2019) Awkwafina shines in excellent dramedy about family, culture. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2019
2/5 55% Summer Night (2019) Millennial dramedy full of smoking, drinking, drugs. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2019
3/5 75% Armstrong (2019) Portrait of an American hero celebrates humility, hard work. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2019
4/5 59% Ophelia (2019) Hamlet gets a feminist update, but violence stays the same. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2019
5/5 62% Burn Your Maps (2019) Poignant, quirky family dramedy explores grief. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2019
4/5 69% The Command (Kursk) (2019) Fact-based sub disaster drama stirs outrage; peril, cursing. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 20, 2019
5/5 88% American Woman (2019) Amazingly acted, mature character study; lots of language. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 11, 2019
4/5 85% Pavarotti (2019) Docu traces opera icon's rise; some swearing, war images. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 6, 2019
3/5 59% The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019) Sequel reduces dark comedy, ups laughs, keeps rude humor. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 5, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Norm of the North: King Sized Adventure (2019) Potty humor and peril in so-so animated sequel. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2019
3/5 43% The Tomorrow Man (2019) Quirky romance likely won't appeal to kids; language, sex. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet The Meanest Man in Texas (2019) Violent faith film flounders in telling true salvation tale. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 22, 2019
3/5 38% The Professor and the Madman (2019) Surprising history of dictionary packs compassion, violence. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2019
4/5 61% Trial by Fire (2019) Injustice is served in true crime tale; violence, profanity. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 14, 2019
4/5 34% Poms (2019) Cheers for saucy comedy with multigenerational appeal. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted May 9, 2019
4/5 100% Okko's Inn (2019) Anime ghost story rich with Japanese culture, grief. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2019
1/5 No Score Yet Drunk Parents (2019) Unfunny dark comedy leans on cursing, molestation jokes. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 23, 2019
3/5 50% Stuck (2019) Mature themes, swearing in kindness-and-connection musical. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2019
3/5 81% Fast Color (2019) Atypical superhero story means well but lacks power. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2019
4/5 61% Breakthrough (2019) Intense peril in faith- and fact-based tearjerker. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2019
3/5 68% Stockholm (2019) Violent true-crime hostage dramedy makes bad guy likable. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 11, 2019
4/5 88% Mia and the White Lion (2019) Save-the-lions tale shows beauty, beastliness of humanity. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2019
1/5 83% High Life (2019) Pattinson stars in disturbing, violent, profane sci-fi tale. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 5, 2019
3/5 67% Storm Boy (2019) Expect hunting violence in tearjerking ecological tale. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 1, 2019
1/5 57% The Beach Bum (2019) Booze, bongs, and breasts galore in "drugs are fun" comedy. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 29, 2019
4/5 100% Superpower Dogs (2019) Science docu unleashes pup power potential; mild peril. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2019
4/5 27% The Aftermath (2019) Lingerie and tears shed in morally complex historical drama. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet Faith, Hope & Love (2019) Faith, fun, and footwork in dance-centric romcom. - Common Sense Media EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2019