Tony Macklin

Tony Macklin
Tomatometer-approved critic
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Please see my bio at http://tonymacklin.net/about.php.
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Location: Las Vegas, NV

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2.0/5 61% Motherless Brooklyn (2019) Norton has compared the movie to Chinatown (1974), but it's more like The Two Jakes (1990). - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 11, 2019
3.0/5 69% Joker (2019) Joker is a wicked trip. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
3.0/5 84% Downton Abbey (2019) Downton Abbey is the feel-good movie of the year. That's both its strength and its limitation. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 4, 2019
3.5/5 83% Judy (2019) Since I'm in Las Vegas I like to set odds. Renee Zellweger is at least 1-10 to win Best Actress. She's a lock. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2019
4.0/5 100% Hitsville: The Making Of Motown (2019) Hitsville: The Making of Motown shines a loving light on the past. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 14, 2019
2.0/5 67% Human Capital (2019) Human Capital is mostly a character study - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
2.5/5 30% The Red Sea Diving Resort (2019) In The Red Sea Diving Resort, a rescuer states, "We leave no one behind." That becomes the motto of the film. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2019
3.0/5 85% Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) Tarantino thinks movies can change history. Wouldn't that be nice? - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 30, 2019
2.0/5 45% Murder Mystery (2019) Murder Mystery is a lively hodgepodge. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 6, 2019
3.0/5 74% Ghost Light (2019) Ghost Light is a heady concoction of whimsy and dread. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2019
3.0/5 90% Bull (2019) Bull is about solitude and struggle in an alienating world. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 8, 2019
2.5/5 89% Rocketman (2019) Rocketman is one of those movies you have to suspend your disbelief. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 2, 2019
1.5/5 71% All Is True (2019) All Is True should be subtitled, The Shakespeares On Reality TV. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted May 19, 2019
2.0/5 51% Tolkien (2019) Movies about writers usually fail. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted May 13, 2019
2.0/5 85% Tater Tot & Patton (2019) Tater Tot & Patton is a niche, indie film. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2019
2/5 94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) When the action ends, the conclusion that follows is drawn-out and bland. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 24, 2019
2.0/5 57% The Highwaymen (2019) The Highwaymen will be compared to the classic Bonnie and Clyde (1967). - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2019
2.0/5 50% The Things We've Seen (2017) The Things We've Seen is an evocative movie. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2019
1.5/5 72% Triple Frontier (2019) Triple Frontier could have been a good film instead of the brutal, rigged mess it turned out to be. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 18, 2019
2.5/5 88% To Dust (2019) To Dust is macabre and mirthful, authentic and absurd. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2019
2.5/5 61% Champs (2015) Champs is sociological as well as soulful. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2019
2.5/5 92% High Flying Bird (2019) High Flying Bird could be titled, Here Comes LeBron. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 10, 2019
2.0/5 92% Stay Human (2018) Stay Human should be titled Stay Positive. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2019
3.0/5 88% Social Animals (2018) Social Animals shows the fallible, would-be wizards who live behind the screen. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 24, 2019
2.5/5 80% A Boy Called Sailboat (2018) A Boy Called Sailboat is an odd and unique film. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 19, 2019
4.5/5 96% Springsteen on Broadway (2018) Springsteen outdid all the superheroes on screen in 2018. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2018
3.0/5 70% The Mule (2018) Clint can be proud. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2018
3.0/5 66% Vice (2018) Vice is clever and credible -- and surprisingly entertaining. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 17, 2018
2.0/5 96% Roma (2018) This year's gaga film is Roma. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 14, 2018
3.0/5 91% Mirai (2018) It probably will make you think about your own familial relationships. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2018
2.5/5 78% Green Book (2018) It's the film's right to do so, but the real world lurks just off camera. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2018
1.5/5 74% Destroyer (2018) Destroyer should be titled Destroy-her. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 27, 2018
2.5/5 94% The American Meme (2018) It is ironic how human the falsity can be. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 19, 2018
1.5/5 40% The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) In 2018, schlock often rules. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 12, 2018
2.5/5 100% What Haunts Us (2018) What Haunts Us has a power that lasts far after one views the film. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 1, 2018
2.0/5 93% The Old Man & the Gun (2018) The Old Man & the Gun is not a swan song; it's a duckwalk -- without the guitar. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 21, 2018
3.0/5 90% A Star Is Born (2018) A Star Is Born is part slog, part hymn. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 6, 2018
2.5/5 81% What We Started (2018) What We Started is a sporadic, heartfelt history of EDM. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2018
3.0/5 95% RBG (2018) The documentary RBG is a compelling clarion call. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 7, 2018
2.5/5 60% Operation Finale (2018) Acting is the indomitable strength of Operation Finale. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 5, 2018
2.5/5 96% BlacKkKlansman (2018) D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation is a great film. BlacKkKlansman is a good film. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 17, 2018
3.0/5 90% I Am Paul Walker (2018) I Am Paul Walker is not a tell-all movie -- it's a best-of-him movie. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2018
3.0/5 73% Christopher Robin (2018) Christopher Robin is very bearable. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 9, 2018
2.0/5 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) IMF is WTF. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 2, 2018
3.5/5 100% Leave No Trace (2018) Leave No Trace is a paean to empathy. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2018
2.0/5 63% Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018) Sicario: Day of the Soldado is steeped in cruelty. It's a product of its age. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 2, 2018
2.5/5 98% Won't You Be My Neighbor? (2018) Was Fred Rogers "a lamb"? Won't You Be My Neighbor? suggests he really was. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 18, 2018
2.0/5 69% Ocean's 8 (2018) Ocean's 8 is one of those 2018 specialties, in which writing doesn't matter. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2018
2.5/5 82% Pope Francis - A Man of His Word (2018) Pope Francis: A Man of His Word is the quintessential anti-Trump film. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted May 17, 2018
2.5/5 85% Avengers: Infinity War (2018) For better or worse, Avengers: Infinity War is a blast. - tonymacklin.net EDIT
Read More | Posted May 6, 2018