Awards Daily

Awards Daily is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Jazz Tangcay, Joey Moser, Matthew Dougherty, Megan McLachlan, Zhuo-Ning Su
Rating Title/Year Author
Hustlers (2019) Jazz Tangcay Hustlers sexy grade-A thriller that dances with danger gambling to win. a hot ticket to neon nightlife EDIT
Posted Sep 13, 2019
The Lighthouse (2019) Zhuo-Ning Su Something wild, horrific and drop-dead gorgeous that will send cinephiles everywhere into orgasmic fits. EDIT
Posted Sep 7, 2019
() Zhuo-Ning Su [A]n investigation of a uniquely female experience that unfolds like a mystery and feels endlessly, defiantly alive every step of the way. EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
Joker (2019) Zhuo-Ning Su There are a lot more details that comic book fans will pick up on, but ultimately what struck me the most about JOKER is that it's an ode to and a requiem for the little people. EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
() Zhuo-Ning Su The film might ultimately be just a bit too conventional in conception and approach, but a vibrant, bittersweet ride it certainly is. EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
() Zhuo-Ning Su The complicated tale of espionage, falsified evidence, witness collusion, judicial due process unfolds with fluency and precision, so that.... the viewer has a clear idea of... how, as the plot thickens, sentiments and alliances change. EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
() Zhuo-Ning Su What I like about the film is that it's a slick, polished drama made for adults that we so rarely get these days. EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
() Zhuo-Ning Su Marinelli is terrific as the idealistic aspiring author. He commands the screen with effortless charm and evokes the innocence, frustrations, and ultimately pride of what could have been an ironed-out literary hero. EDIT
Posted Sep 5, 2019
Tigers Are Not Afraid (2017) Jazz Tangcay Issa Lopez's important TigersAreNotAfraid is a haunting and timely supernatural fairytale giving voice to the "warrior" children of Mexico EDIT
Posted Sep 1, 2019
Marriage Story (2019) Zhuo-Ning Su Baumbach's screenplay is a detail-oriented, procedurally accurate investigation of the divorce process. It could probably use some trimming, especially in the first act, but when he gets going, his words sure do serious damage. EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
Ad Astra (2019) Zhuo-Ning Su James Gray's Ad Astra is a singular, visionary achievement that thrills the senses and humbles the mind. EDIT
Posted Aug 30, 2019
Blue Jay (2016) Jazz Tangcay Sarh Paulson and Jay Duplass Take Us on a Journey to Passions Past. EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
Beauty and the Beast (2017) Jazz Tangcay A tale that is old as time and still relevant EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
() Zhuo-Ning Su These are strong, borderline heartless statements, which Deneuve delivers without any hint of cruelty but pure conviction. Lucid, vital, resolutely unsentimental, her performance cuts to the essence of acting EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2019
Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood (2019) Zhuo-Ning Su For the most part it is simply a tribute to an era the filmmaker evidently holds dear and the retelling of what made that era special: the mythical coolness and silly tropes of the western genre, the beauty and integrity of pre-CGI stunt work... EDIT
Posted Aug 16, 2019
7 Days in Hell (2015) Megan McLachlan It's a creative take on sports documentaries and the bombastic nature in which commentators speak about historic games. And you don't even need to love tennis to appreciate it. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2019
Sea of Shadows (2019) Jazz Tangcay Sea of Shadows is an urgent call to action from Director Richard Ladkani. Save the Vaquita or they face extinction. EDIT
Posted Jul 17, 2019
The Farewell (2019) Jazz Tangcay Lulu Wang's The Farewell is a heartfelt look at culture, identity, tradition and saying goodbye. EDIT
Posted Jul 12, 2019
The Lion King (2019) Jazz Tangcay I roar for The Lion King It's majestic. EDIT
Posted Jul 11, 2019
Stonewall Outloud (2019) Jazz Tangcay An important documentary honoring those who stood up against oppression at The Stonewall Inn fifty years ago. Not to be missed! EDIT
Posted Jul 2, 2019
Toy Story 4 (2019) Jazz Tangcay Toy Story 4 is a film where you'll find your hearts feel warmer and your soul feels stronger. It is glorious. EDIT
Posted Jun 13, 2019
Dreamland (2019) Matthew Dougherty As much of a mixed bag as Dreamland can be, by the end, it's hard not to get swept up in its dramatic storm. EDIT
Posted May 24, 2019
Aladdin (2019) Jazz Tangcay Aladdin is fun. It's entertaining. It's a visual feast. Ritchie hasn't tampered much with it and Will Smith absolutely delights and delivers. EDIT
Posted May 23, 2019
Booksmart (2019) Jazz Tangcay Believe the hype. Booksmart is one of the best films of the year. A solid film about the strength of female friendship and high school. EDIT
Posted May 16, 2019
Knock Down the House (2019) Jazz Tangcay Motivating. Inspiring. Encouraging and Empowering. Knock Down The House gives you hope! Do Not Miss It EDIT
Posted May 2, 2019
Avengers: Endgame (2019) Jazz Tangcay Spoiler Free Review. The Avengers Assemble for one last epic, spectacular outing. Avengers: Endgame is indeed everything that hardcore fans could hope for EDIT
Posted Apr 25, 2019
Teen Spirit (2018) Jazz Tangcay Elle Fanning sings, dances an acts her way through a charmer of a movie with a killer wall to wall soundtrack. EDIT
Posted Apr 19, 2019
Homecoming: A Film by Beyoncé (2019) Jazz Tangcay There are concert films, and there's Beyonce! EDIT
Posted Apr 17, 2019
Dumbo (2019) Jazz Tangcay Dumbo is a film with a timeless message that will melt and steal your heart. EDIT
Posted Mar 27, 2019
Captain Marvel (2019) Jazz Tangcay Powerful, brilliant and simply Marvelous! EDIT
Posted Mar 5, 2019
Rent Live (2019) Jazz Tangcay Rent Live not actually live, but the dress rehearsal, but still spectacular and timeless. Tinashe is the night's MVP. EDIT
Posted Jan 28, 2019
Bird Box (2018) Jazz Tangcay Dare to take off your blindfold and watch Bird Box . The thrill and Bullock's performance are well worth the ride. EDIT
Posted Dec 21, 2018
Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Jazz Tangcay Trip the light fantastic and have a jolly adventure with Mary Poppins and the residents of Cherry Tree Lane. Mary Poppins Returns is the happiest film on earth. EDIT
Posted Dec 12, 2018
Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) Jazz Tangcay Ralph Breaks The Internet is a joy from start to finish. It transcends the ages, leaving young and old alike gawking in awe at this divinely imaginative world. EDIT
Posted Nov 14, 2018
The Favourite (2018) Jazz Tangcay The Favourite is a ridiculously fun film. If you're offended by the C word but dare you miss such brilliant performances from this trio of excellence? On your head be it. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2018
Ben Is Back (2018) Jazz Tangcay Peter Hedges (Lucas' father) directs here, eliciting great performances from his cast. I had heard Julia Roberts was sensational in this, but ... this is a career best. EDIT
Posted Oct 23, 2018
Roma (2018) Jazz Tangcay The film is exquisite. It is a masterpiece and we will be talking about its artistry for years to come. My one recommendation this gift from Cuaron on the big screen. EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2018
A Private War (2018) Jazz Tangcay Heineman's film envelops us great cinematography and immersive set pieces, but this is Pike's film and her performance is fascinating and captivating. Pike is superb. EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2018
Widows (2018) Jazz Tangcay Widows is superb. It's even better the second time around. A brilliant, edge-of-your-seat film. You couldn't ask for a better director or cast. EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2018
Stan & Ollie (2018) Jazz Tangcay Baird takes us back to the Hollywood uproarious heyday, when comedy was golden. Stan & Ollie is a charming film filled with sentiment. EDIT
Posted Oct 22, 2018
If Beale Street Could Talk (2018) Jazz Tangcay If Beale Street Could Talk is a searing cinematic experience. As a tale of love brought vividly to life, its beauty is haunting and persistent EDIT
Posted Oct 9, 2018
Nothing Like a Dame (2018) Jazz Tangcay Tea With The Dames is a truly wonderful way to spend an afternoon. An afternoon with these British treasures is an afternoon well spent. EDIT
Posted Sep 26, 2018
Jane Fonda in Five Acts (2018) Jazz Tangcay It's not until you sit down to watch Susan Lacy's new HBO documentary Jane Fonda: In Five Acts do you truly appreciate everything she has accomplished in her 80 years. EDIT
Posted Sep 20, 2018
Quincy (2018) Jazz Tangcay Rashida Jones and Alan Hick take the helm to pull off the incredible task with flying colors to embark on this deep and thoughtful examination of Quincy Jones and his life. EDIT
Posted Sep 18, 2018
The Little Stranger (2018) Jazz Tangcay A slow burn that insidiously gets under our skin. Each moment is filled with mounting fear, each anxiety-ridden incident strains our imagination. EDIT
Posted Sep 6, 2018
Personal Shopper (2016) Jazz Tangcay Personal Shopper is filled with unsettling moments and surprises in this modern supernatural thriller. Assayas challenges your thinking with this impressive film EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2018
Gaga: Five Foot Two (2017) Jazz Tangcay When you're an icon of this stature, the voyeur in us wants to get to know the person behind all this glamorous machinery. Mourkarbel delivers that glimpse in spades. EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2018
Goodbye Christopher Robin (2017) Jazz Tangcay Goodbye Christopher Robin is fine entertainment as we learn how the story of a boy and his bear and the price paid for the joy he brought to millions of others. EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2018
The Zookeeper's Wife (2017) Jazz Tangcay The Zookeeper's Wife is touching and gripping. We should be grateful to finally see how the Zabinskis stood up to calamitous injustice and make a difference. EDIT
Posted Aug 29, 2018
Long Day's Journey Into Night (2018) Zhuo-Ning Su With an audacious structure and the atmosphere, texture and vocabulary of dreams, it captures the workings of the subconscious like few others. EDIT
Posted Aug 22, 2018