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Katie Smith-Wong

Katie Smith-Wong
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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
3/5 76% Bad Boys for Life (2020) Bad Boys for Life embraces its fun factor that revives the series for old fans and will entertain a new generation. ‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Jan 17, 2020
3/5 94% Weathering with You (2020) Overall, Weathering With You is beautifully animated and has lots of heart.‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Jan 2, 2020
4/5 95% Little Women (2019) Gerwig's vision of Little Women doesn't dissolve into romance and sentimentality. Thanks to her and her wonderful cast, it is hard to fault.‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Dec 23, 2019
3/5 76% The Gentlemen (2020) With such an eclectic cast, The Gentlemen has the components of an entertaining gangster film. ‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2019
3/5 52% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker has its moments but as the finale that this super-successful franchise, it fundamentally buckles under fan anticipation. ‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2019
2/5 21% Playing with Fire (2019) Overall, Playing with Fire is unnecessary family entertainment, which is sure to suffer during the festive season.‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Dec 16, 2019
4.5/5 No Score Yet Vie sauvage (2014) Thought-provoking, engaging with a strong performance by Kassovitz, Wild Life provides a very different insight to the troubles of a single parent.‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
2/5 62% The Awakening (2012) It is beautifully shot and the scenery and the ambience of a large haunted house is wonderfully captured, but can this film be the upstart for the modern British horror?‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
4/5 86% Puss in Boots (2011) It was fun, action packed and the animation was well-put together - a charming flick.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
1.5/5 37% In Time (2011) All in all, In Time lacked time to get the key ingredients - as well as practically everything else that could have made it great.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
3.5/5 74% The Adventures of Tintin (2011) Altogether, Tintin is a well-made adaptation but there is room for improvement.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
4/5 76% The Help (2011) Abruptly ending and slightly overlong it may be, the performances from the three female leads and the authenticity of the setting covers the cracks in an otherwise charming film.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
3.5/5 60% Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011) So bypass the small inaccuracies and just get lost in this action and bromance-filled caper.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
3/5 93% Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol (2011) As far as decent popcorn movies go, M:I-GP is a nice entry for 2012 - entertaining and thrilling.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
3/5 43% J. Edgar (2011) J. Edgar is overlong yet provocatively challenging.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
4/5 95% The Artist (2011) [Director Michel Hazanavicius'] extensive research and efforts to ensure that The Artist is a respectable homage to silent cinema is admirable... it was a labour of love that was well worth the time.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4.5/5 79% Shame (2011) Shame is one of this year's boldest dramas. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
5/5 95% The Muppets (2011) The Muppets is a sugar-coated treat that you can enjoy again and again. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3.5/5 67% The Woman in Black (2012) [H]aunting and chilling.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4.5/5 85% Chronicle (2012) Chronicle is like a geeky kid's wet dream.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4/5 89% The Descendants (2011) Overall, The Descendants is a lovely film with great performances from [George] Clooney and [Shailene] Woodley. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4.5/5 99% A Separation (2011) [T]he X Factor in A Separation lies with its cast, bringing the extraordinary out of the seemingly ordinary.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4.5/5 91% Marvel's The Avengers (2012) Overall, Marvel's Avengers Assemble is fun, funny and downright entertaining. Joss Whedon did good.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
2/5 37% Lockout (2012) There's not a lot that can save Lockout from being what it is: 94 minutes of mindless fun. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 45% American Reunion (2012) [T]he real charm of the film is seeing all of the original cast together - it really does make you smile.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
2/5 36% Dark Shadows (2012) [Tim] Burton could have done so much more with this film. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4.5/5 91% The Cabin in the Woods (2012) Disgusting at times and fun in others, The Cabin in the Woods is like a breath of fresh air to an exhausted genre.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 66% 2 Days in New York (2012) 2 Days in New York is a medium effort and even though there are genuine laughs and touching moments, they are too scattered and far-between.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
5/5 86% The Raid: Redemption (2012) Thrilling, fast-paced and never a dull moment.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
2/5 68% Men in Black III (2012) Director Barry Sonnenfeld has made MiB3 a colourful film, but with Danny Elfman's mismatched trademark gothic soundtrack, it seems to stay in the past and fail to bring in that much-needed vibrancy this film needed.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 73% Prometheus (2012) Overall, Prometheus is enjoyable as a summer blockbuster but it does not offer enough to compliment the Alien franchise.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 42% Rock of Ages (2012) Rock of Ages is fun. Sing to the songs. Laugh at the haircuts. Just don't expect rocket science.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 63% The Five-Year Engagement (2012) [Nicholas] Stoller has created a refreshing film, which offers a realistic edge in an otherwise clichéd genre.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4/5 79% Killer Joe (2012) Killer Joe is tense, character-driven and McConaughey gives the performance of his career. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3.5/5 73% The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) The Amazing Spider-Man is enjoyable filled with great moments and wonderful performances from [Andrew] Garfield and [Emma] Stone. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 80% Magic Mike (2012) [T]rust an established director like Steven Soderbergh to put substance into stripping.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
3/5 83% Your Sister's Sister (2012) A little too quiet and slow in places, Your Sister's Sister is warm and touching with three great lead performances.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
4/5 71% Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) Thanks to its strong cast, Jumanji: The Next Level avoids suffering from 'poor sequel' syndrome and brings another entertaining instalment to this almost-15-year-old film franchise.‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Dec 10, 2019
94% Avengers: Endgame (2019) The stakes to deliver a fitting finale to the Infinity Saga are immense. But Avengers: Endgame is so darn satisfying, it will be hard to find a blockbuster that will match its emotionality or excitement.‐ Flick Feast
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4/5 68% Ted (2012) Ted is funny, silly and very rude...so unless you're easily offended, watch it and revel in the laughter.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
2/5 56% The Bourne Legacy (2012) Overall, The Bourne Legacy is mostly disappointing, poorly edited and it seems have buckled underneath with the expectations from the original films, which weighed heavily on its shoulders.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4/5 79% Dredd (2012) The result is quite trippy.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4/5 78% Take This Waltz (2012) Take the Waltz is wonderfully played out, with a great performance from [Michelle] Williams, bringing a refreshing change on the typical out-of-love relationship.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4.5/5 95% The Imposter (2012) Intermingling with archive home videos from Nicholas to reenactments on key events, Layton weaves an intriguing tale of emotional turmoil and deceit. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4/5 78% Brave (2012) However, what the film lacks in originality, it makes up for in technical and animated excellence.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4/5 92% Skyfall (2012) Thrilling, smart yet slightly overlong, Skyfall is more than a film - it is a statement. Welcome back, Mr Bond.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4/5 85% End of Watch (2012) Fast-paced, entertaining with great performances from Gyllenhaal and Peña, End of Watch is more than your usual cop-partner/buddy flick.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4/5 85% Sightseers (2013) Initially sweet and good natured, only to become disturbing yet laugh-out-loud funny, Sightseers is a dark treat. ‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
3.5/5 92% Silver Linings Playbook (2012) Russell has adapted the script to highlight the difficulties of the characters - whether it is mental illness, friendship problems or just plain closure - to a bittersweet effect.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019
4.5/5 87% Django Unchained (2012) Django is another gem in Tarantino's crown.‐ Musings of Guitargalchina
Read More | Posted Dec 9, 2019