Tim Cogshell Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
42% Inherit the Viper (2020) I like where this film is set and what it's about.‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2020
44% Three Christs (2020) To the extent that [the experiment] was an interesting thing to do, this is an interesting movie. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2020
94% Weathering with You (2020) It is ridiculously beautiful... [The] opening sequence is almost worth the entire film. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2020
19% Like a Boss (2020) It's odd how a movie that has so many interesting turns of phrase and quick wit can in and of itself not be funny at all. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2020
51% Underwater (2020) Miss Stewart continues to be the most fabulous thing in Hollywood, so far as I am concerned... She just pulls the ripcord and goes for it. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Jan 10, 2020
3.0 78% Speed of Life (2019) Though it may not get the mechanics of quantum physics exactly right, SPEED OF LIFE gets everything else about how the universe works just about perfect. ‐ DigiGods
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2020
3.0 78% Speed of Life (2019) Though it may not get the mechanics of quantum physics exactly right, SPEED LIFE gets everything else about how the universe works just about perfect.‐ CineGods.com
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2020
No Score Yet Ice Princess Lily (2019) So bad for so many different reasons. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
64% She's Missing (2019) A very good little movie. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
92% Invisible Life (A vida invisível de Eurídice Gusmão) (2019) This is a perfectly beautiful movie, although so deeply painful. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
95% Little Women (2019) I love that Greta [Gerwig] takes not only ideas from the book... She's closing the gap between Jo [March] and Louisa May Alcott and showing us that these women were the same. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
84% Just Mercy (2020) This is not a story that one has not seen before -- yet it is a story that is so deeply true and so moving. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
89% 1917 (2020) You get a sense of what it was like in the trenches in World War I. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
93% Clemency (2019) Alfre Woodard [is] absolutely extraordinary here. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 27, 2019
52% Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019) Long, meandering and constantly looping back onto itself - which is less fan service than just a lack of cleverness.‐ CineGods.com
Read More | Posted Dec 19, 2019
37% Seberg (2020) Miss Stewart is just extraordinary... She inhabits this performance. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
81% A Hidden Life (2019) A return to form... Beautiful writing, beautiful filmmaking. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
83% What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael (2019) I liked this movie a whole lot... The thing about [Kael's] writing was that she wrote as she spoke. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
86% Cunningham (2019) It crystallizes what [Merce Cunningham] was doing. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
40% Black Christmas (2019) It's done a little bit too straight for my taste... I was also a little uncomfortable with how flatly it laid out its arguments. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
74% Richard Jewell (2019) This is excellent filmmaking and a very good film.‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
71% Jumanji: The Next Level (2019) This cracked me up -- I'm sorry, these movies are funny!‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
68% Bombshell (2019) This movie's funny... [But] I don't think it ought to be so funny. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
91% Uncut Gems (2019) It is quite good. Intensity is the thing that the Safdie brothers work with. They start a film out going at 60mph and keep applying the gas. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 13, 2019
No Score Yet When Harry Met Sally... 30th Anniversary Presented By TCM (2019) I love this movie with all my heart. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
No Score Yet Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's The Winter's Tale (2015) It's done very beautifully... Big, straightforward Kenneth Branaugh Shakespeare. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
100% Away (2019) Deeply moving and breathtaking. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
69% My Friend the Polish Girl (2019) A really heady little film that seeped into me. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
100% Cavale (2019) I did like this movie quite a lot... [A] wacky little movie. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
85% Les Misérables (2020) It's quite fascinating. I really like this movie a lot. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
89% The Two Popes (2019) [Screenwriter Anthony McCarten] really understands this material and he gives [these characters] very individual and specific voices. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
82% Queen & Slim (2019) Very entertaining in a number of ways. Thrilling, kind of funny... Love these two actors together. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Dec 2, 2019
100% To Kid or Not to Kid (2019) This is interesting to me because I decided to not have children in a very deliberate way. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
80% 16 Bars (2019) There is so much talent that it's almost dizzying. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
61% Crown Vic (2019) My problem with this movie... is that it wants us to empathize with Thomas Jane's character. But the thing is, his character's just a crooked cop. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
95% Atlantics (2019) This is a very deft movie... [Mame Bineta Sane] is just absolutely striking in this movie. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
79% Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer (2019) A rip-roaring biography. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
63% The Good Liar (2019) It [begins] like a good David Mamet play woven into a good Agatha Christie mystery... They undermine it all at the end of the movie... Nevertheless, wonderful performances by Helen [Mirren] and Ian [McKellen]. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
52% Charlie's Angels (2019) Miss Stewart is just wonderful... She's just fantastic. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 18, 2019
78% The All-Americans (2019) We get a sense of the history of this game: where it comes from and where it goes to... It's really interesting. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
No Score Yet Disco'd (2019) It doesn't give the full picture. This picture is true, but it's incomplete. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
80% Cold Brook (2019) A very well done, simply made film. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
97% The Kingmaker (2019) A very, very sharp film. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
91% Burning Cane (2019) Deeply moving and a little bit tragic. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
93% Honey Boy (2019) Say what you will about Shia LaBeouf -- that kid can act. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
46% Last Christmas (2019) If you hold on... it'll just about break your heart. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
21% Playing with Fire (2019) It's big, it's goofy, and it's broad. John Cena cracks me up throughout this movie. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
43% Midway (2019) At the end of the day, I think I like Henry Fonda's [Midway] better. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
95% Marriage Story (2019) While admit that this a beautifully-written movie... I can't help but see this movie from this rarefied perch. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019
77% Doctor Sleep (2019) I found it rather satisfying... Carl Lumbly channeling the wonderful Scatman Crothers? He's just so good. ‐ FilmWeek (KPCC - NPR Los Angeles)
Read More | Posted Nov 8, 2019