Reviews

Stars are out of four. Higher scores are in Bold.

2017
Baby Driver (★★1/2)
Beauty and the Beast (★1/2)
Birdboy, the Forgotten Children (★★)
8 Borders, 8 Days (★1/2)
Get Out (★★1/2)
My Cousin Rachel (★1/2)
Okja (★★1/2)
Personal Shopper (★★1/2)
Stray, A (★★1/2)
Win it All (★★★)

Bloodline S3 (★1/2)
Castlevania S1 (No Rating)
Fargo S3 (★★★)
Glow S1 (★★★1/2)
Handmaid’s Tale, The S1 (★★★1/2)
House of Cards S5 (No Stars)
Last Man on Earth, The S3 (★)
Leftovers, The S3 (★★★★)
Love S2 (★1/2)
Master of None S2 (★★★)
Modern Family S8 (★★)
New Girl S6 (★)
Orange is the New Black S5 (★★)
Silicon Valley S4 (★★)
Vikings S4 (★★)

2016

Amanda Knox (★★★)
April and the Extraordinary World (★★)
Arrival (★★★)
Audrie & Daisy (★★1/2)
Batman: The Killing Joke (★★1/2)
Birth of a Nation, The (★★★)
Blood Father (★★)
Captain America: Civil War (★★★)
Captain Fantastic (★★★)
Certain Women (★★)
Deadpool (★★)
Edge of Seventeen, The (★★★1/2)
Elle (★★)
Everybody Wants Some!! (★★★1/2)
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (★★1/2)
Green Room (★★★)
Girl on the Train, The (1/2)
Hacksaw Ridge (★★★)
Hail, Caesar! (★)
Handmaiden, The (★★★)
Hell or High Water (★★★1/2)
Hunt for the Wilderpeople (★★1/2)
Jackie (★★1/2)
Keanu (★★)
Kubo and the Two Strings (★★★)
La La Land (★★★1/2)
Lion (★★1/2)
Lobster, The (★★★)
Love & Friendship (★1/2)
Manchester by the Sea (★★1/2)
Midnight Special (★★★1/2)
Moana (★★1/2)
Moonlight (★★★1/2)
Neon Demon, The (★1/2)
Nice Guys, The (★★)
Nocturnal Animals (★★)
Jungle Book, The (★★★)
Pride & Prejudice & Zombies (★1/2)
Red Turtle, The (★★★1/2)
Rogue One: A Star Wars (★★★1/2)
Silence (★★★)
Sing Street (★)
Star Trek Beyond (★★1/2)
Tale of Tales (★★1/2)
10 Cloverfield Lane (★)
13th (★★1/2)
Witch, The (★★★1/2)
Zootopia (★★)

Atlanta S1 (★★★)
Bojack Horseman S3
(★★★1/2)
Game of Thrones S6 (★★★)
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia S11 (★1/2)
Last Man on Earth, The S2 (★★1/2)
Love S1 (★★★)
Marco Polo S2 (★★)
Marvel’s Daredevil S2 (★★★)
Narcos S2 (★★1/2)
New Girl S5 (★1/2)
Night Of, The MS (★★★1/2)
Orange is the New Black S4 (★★★)
Silicon Valley S3 (★★1/2)
Stranger Things S1 (★★★1/2)
War & Peace (★★1/2)
Westworld S1 (★★★1/2)

Abzu (★1/2)
Inside
(★★★1/2)
Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst (★★★)
Uno (★★)

2015

American Ultra (★1/2)
Anomalisa (★★★1/2)
Assassin, The (1/2)
Avengers: Age of Ultron (★)
Beasts of No Nation (★★★)
Big Short, The (★★★)
Black Mass (★★)
Boy and the World, The (★★★)
Bridge of Spies (★★1/2))
Brooklyn (★★1/2)
Carol (★★★)
Cinderella (★★1/2)
Creed (★★1/2)
Crimson Peak (No Stars)
Ex Machina (★★)
45 Years (★★★)
Gift, The (★)
Hateful Eight, The (★★1/2)
Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2, The (★)
Inside Out (★★★1/2)
It Follows (★★★1/2)
Joy (★★)
Jurassic World (★1/2)
Kingsman: The Secret Service (★★)
Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter (★★★)
Look of Silence, The (★★★)
Mad Max: Fury Road (★★★)
Martian, The (★★1/2)
Me & Earl & the Dying Girl (★★★)
Mustang (★★★)
99 Homes (★★★)
Revenant, The (★★★1/2)
Room (★★★)
Sicario (★★★1/2)
Spotlight (★★1/2)
Spy (★1/2)
Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens (★★★1/2)
Straight Outta Compton (★★1/2)
Steve Jobs (★★★)
Tangerine (★★★)
Testament of Youth (★1/2)
Trainwreck (★1/2)
What We Do In The Shadows (★★)
When Marnie Was There (★★★1/2)
Youth (★★★)

Archer S6 (★★★1/2)
Bloodline S1 (★★★)
Bojack Horseman S2 (★★★)
Community S6 (★★)
Fargo S2 (★★★)
Game of Thrones S5 (★★★1/2)
House of Cards S3 (★★)
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia S10 (★★1/2)
Last Man on Earth, The S1 (★★★)
Leftovers, The S2 (★★★)
Marvel’s Daredevil S1 (★★★)
Master of None S1 (★★★)
Modern Family S6 (★★)
Narcos S1 (★★★)
New Girl S4 (★★)
Orange is the New Black S3 (★1/2)
Rick and Morty S2 (★★★1/2)
Silicon Valley S2 (★★★)
True Detective S2 (★)
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt S1 (★1/2)
Vikings S3 (★★★)
The Walking Dead S5 (★★)

Batman: Arkham Knight (★★★1/2)
Halo 5: Guardians (★★★)
Life is Strange (★★★1/2)
Ori and the Blind Forest (★★1/2)
Rise of the Tomb Raider (★★★)
Rocket League (★★★1/2)
Rory Mcilroy PGA Tour (★★)
Yu-Gi-Oh: Legacy of the Duelist (★★)

2014

Amazing Spider-Man 2, The (★1/2)
American Sniper (★★1/2)
Babadook, The (★★★)
Bears (★1/2)
Big Hero 6 (★★)
Birdman (★★★1/2)
Boyhood
(★★★1/2)
Calvary (★★★)
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (★★)
Chef (★★1/2)
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
 (★★★1/2)
Edge of Tomorrow (★★1/2)
Fault in Our Stars, The (★★1/2)
Foxcatcher (★★★)
Godzilla (★★1/2)
Gone Girl
(★★★1/2)
Grand Budapest Hotel, The
(★★★1/2)
Guardians of the Galaxy (★★1/2)
Homesman, The (★★)
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (★★)
Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, The (★1/2)
Ida (★★1/2)
Imitation Game, The (★★★)
Inherent Vice (★★)
Interstellar (★★★1/2)
Interview, The (1/2)
Lego Movie, The (★★★★)
Life Itself (★★1/2)
Men, Women, and Children (★★)
Most Violent Year, A (★★★)
Most Wanted Man, A (★★)
Muppets Most Wanted (★1/2)
Neighbors (★★)
Nightcrawler (★★★)
Selma (★★★)
Snowpiercer (★★★)
St. Vincent (★1/2)
Tale of the Princess Kaguya, The (★★★1/2)
Theory of Everything, The (★★★)
Unbroken (★★1/2)
Under the Skin (★★1/2)
V/H/S Viral (No Stars)
Whiplash (★★★1/2)
White Bird in a Blizzard (★)

BoJack Horseman S1 (★★★1/2)
Game of Thrones S4
(★★★1/2)
House of Cards S2 (★★1/2)
Leftovers, The S1 (★★★)
Legend of Korra, The **SERIES (★★★)
Legend of Korra, The S3 (★★★1/2)
Legend of Korra, The S4 (★★★)
Marco Polo S1 (★★)
True Detective S1 (★★★1/2)
Vikings S2 (★★1/2)

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! (★★)
Child of Light
(★★★1/2)
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (★★★)
Valiant Hearts: The Great War (★★★)

2013

Act of Killing, The (★★★1/2)
American Hustle
(★★★1/2)
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (★1/2)
Blackfish (★★1/2)
Bling Ring, The (★★)
Blue Jasmine (★★)
Blue is the Warmest Color (★★)
Book Thief, The (★)
Captain Phillips (★★★)
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (★)
Computer Chess (★★★)
Dallas Buyers Club (★★★)
Don Jon (★1/2)
Elysium (★★)
Escape From Tomorrow (★★)
42 (★)
Frances Ha (★★★1/2)
Gangster Squad (No Stars)
Gravity (★★★)
Great Gatsby, The (★)
Her (★★★1/2)
Host,The (1/2)
Incredible Burt Wonderstone,The (No Stars)
Inside Llewyn Davis (★★1/2)
Iron Man 3 (1/2)
It’s a Disaster (★★)
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (★1/2)
Last Stand, The (★★1/2)
Mud (★★★)
Nebraska (★★★)
Pacific Rim (★1/2)
Pain & Gain (★★1/2)
Place Beyond the Pines, The (★★1/2)
Room 237 (★1/2)
Rush (★★★1/2)
Saving Mr. Banks (★★1/2)
Side Effects (★★1/2)
Spring Breakers (★★★1/2)
Star Trek: Into Darkness (★★★)
Stoker (★1/2)
This is the End (★★★)
To Do List, The (★★1/2)
To the Wonder (★)
Trance (★★★)
12 Years a Slave (★★★1/2)
Upstream Color (★★★)
V/H/S 2 (★★★)
Warm Bodies (★★)
Way, Way Back, The (★1/2)
Wolf of Wall Street, The (★★★★)
Wolverine, The (★1/2)
World’s End, The (★★★)
World War Z (★)

Futurama **SERIES (★★★1/2)
Game of Thrones S3 (★★★1/2)
House of Cards S1 (★★★)
Legend of Korra, The S2 (★★★)
Vikings S1 (★)

Tomb Raider (★★★1/2)

2012

Act of Valor (★1/2)
Amazing Spider-Man, The (★★)
American Reunion (★1/2)
Amour (★★★)
Anna Karenina (★★)
Argo (★★★1/2)
Avengers, The (★★1/2)
Beasts of the Southern Wild (★★★1/2)
Bernie (★★1/2)
Brave (★1/2)
Cabin in the Woods, The (★★★)
Chimpanzee (★)
Cloud Atlas (★★★1/2)
Dark Knight Rises, The (★★★)
Dictator, The (1/2)
Django Unchained (★★1/2)
Five-Year Engagement, The (★★1/2)
Frankenweenie (★★★)
The Grey (★★★1/2)
Guilt Trip, The (★)
Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The (★★)
Impossible, The (★★1/2)
Indie Game: The Movie (★★★1/2)
Killer Joe (★★1/2)
Lawless (★1/2)
Les Miserables (★★★★)
Life of Pi (★★★)
Lincoln (★★★1/2)
Magic Mike (1/2)
Master, The (★★)
Moonrise Kingdom (★★★★)
Piranha 3DD (No Stars)
Pitch Perfect (★1/2)
Project X (★1/2)
Queen of Versailles, The (★★1/2)
Seeking a Friend at the End of the World (★★1/2)
Sessions, The (★1/2)
Silver Linings Playbook (★★★)
Snow White and the Huntsman (★★)
That’s My Boy (★★1/2)
This is 40 (★1/2)
Ted (★★)
21 Jump Street (1/2)
Won’t Back Down (1/2)
Zero Dark Thirty (★★★1/2)

Game of Thrones S2 (★★★)
Legend of Korra, The S1 (★★★)

AFI’s Top 100 Films

Ben-Hur (★★1/2)
Toy Story (★★★1/2)
Yankee Doodle Dandy (★1/2)
The Last Picture Show (★★★★)
Pulp Fiction (★★★1/2)
French Connection, The (★★★)
Goodfellas (★★★1/2)
12 Angry Men (★★★★)
Platoon (★★★1/2)
Titanic (★★★1/2)
Forrest Gump (★★★★)
The Silence of the Lambs (★★★1/2)
The Shawshank Redemption (★★★★)
Saving Private Ryan (★★★1/2)
A Clockwork Orange (★★1/2)
Raiders of the Lost Ark (★★★)
Jaws (★★★1/2)
North by Northwest (★★1/2)
West Side Story (★★★)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (★★★1/2)
It Happened One Night (★★★)
Dr. Strangelove (★★★1/2)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (★★★)
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (★★★★)
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (★★★★)
ET: The Extra Terrestrial (★★★★)
It’s a Wonderful Life (★★★)
The General (★★★★)
The Graduate (★★★★)
Star Wars (★★★★)
The Wizard of Oz (★★★)
Schindler’s List (★★★★)
Gone with the Wind (★★★)
Raging Bull (★★★★)
Casablanca (★★★1/2)
The Godfather (★★★)
Citizen Kane (★★★★)

Criteria:

★★★★ = One of the best I’ve ever seen
★★★ = I really enjoyed it
★★ = It was average
★ = It was bad
No Stars = It was hard to watch due to lack of quality

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