Movie reviews of David McGinnis

These are all the movies and series that David has reviewed. Read more at: Fellowship of the Screen.

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Poster for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

6.3

2018, Adventure, Action, Science fiction

Goes for the spooks and often succeeds.

2018.06.23

Poster for Incredibles 2

Incredibles 2

8.8

2018, Adventure, Animation, Action, Comedy

The setups and payoffs in Bird’s script are as airtight as you’d expect from top-shelf Pixar film.

2018.06.15

Poster for Ocean's Eight

Ocean's Eight

7.5

2018, Action, Comedy, Suspense, Crime

Enjoyable. But it should have been more, considering the point it’s trying to prove.

2018.06.09

Poster for Solo: A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story

7.5

2018, Adventure, Action, Science fiction

The final result, for whatever had to be done to save Solo from disaster, is the most disposable entry in the entire franchise.

2018.05.26

Poster for Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War

7.5

2018, Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Science fiction

It was so much...

2018.04.27

Poster for Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

7.5

2018, Adventure, Animation, Drama, Comedy

An astonishing level of craft, thousands of hours in the making, and I found stretches of the film utterly mesmerizing.

2018.04.14

Poster for Ready Player One

Ready Player One

7.5

2018, Adventure, Fantasy, Science fiction

The visuals are eye-popping, and it’s a rollicking ride that reminds us of why we’re fans of stuff like this to begin with.

2018.03.30

Poster for The Death of Stalin

The Death of Stalin

7.5

2017, Comedy, History

Stranger and bleaker than most Iannuuci fans will expect.

2018.03.19

Poster for A Wrinkle in Time

A Wrinkle in Time

6.3

2018, Adventure, Fantasy, Science fiction

The truth is that the ingredients are all here which makes it all the more frustrating to watch it sputter in one unbalanced scene after another...

2018.03.10

Poster for Dark

Dark

10

2017, Drama, Crime, Mystery

A great show — even an exceptional one...

2018.01.19

Poster for The Post

The Post

8.8

2018, Drama, History

Spielberg’s latest is both a historical crowd-pleaser and a galvanizing call to action.

2018.01.13

Poster for The Disaster Artist

The Disaster Artist

7.5

2017, Drama, Comedy, History

It may not stand the test of time, but hey, no one thought The Room would, either.

2017.12.08

Poster for Coco

Coco

8.8

2017, Adventure, Animation

Will live on in the hearts of not just a long-underserved audience, but for anyone who sees it.

2017.11.22

Poster for Lady Bird

Lady Bird

10

2017, Drama, Comedy

A miraculous directorial debut from Greta Gerwig, full of rich emotion, specificity, and award-earning performances.

2017.11.18

Poster for Murder on the Orient Express

Murder on the Orient Express

6.3

2017, Drama, Crime, Mystery

A few performances do break through...

2017.11.10

Poster for Logan Lucky

Logan Lucky

7.5

2017, Drama, Action, Comedy, Crime

There’s a casual grace to these characters...

2017.08.19

Poster for The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower

5.0

2017, Fantasy, Horror, Action, Western, Science fiction

There are moments, rare but present, that hint at the weirdness and emotional weight the film could have carried.

2017.08.08

Poster for Dunkirk

Dunkirk

8.8

2017, Drama, Action, History, Suspense, War

Christopher Nolan’s first historical film contains his usual tricks, but with grand ambition and immaculate detail.

2017.07.21

Poster for War for the Planet of the Apes

War for the Planet of the Apes

10

2017, Drama, Science fiction, War

A triumph for everyone involved...

2017.07.14

Poster for Baby Driver

Baby Driver

8.8

2017, Action, Crime

Rollicking stunt car extravaganza.

2017.06.26

Poster for Cars 3

Cars 3

7.0

2017, Adventure, Animation, Comedy

A predictable plot, but an honest one...

2017.06.16

Poster for Win It All

Win It All

7.0

2017, Comedy

It’s a breezy watch, thanks to Johnson’s natural charisma and Swanberg’s no-frills direction.

2017.06.07

Poster for War Machine

War Machine

6.3

2017, Drama, Comedy, War

Too inconsistently funny as satire, and too simpleminded to make an effective political statement.

2017.06.07

Poster for Shimmer Lake

Shimmer Lake

5.0

2017, Drama, Suspense, Crime, Mystery

Worth a watch if you like structural experiments...

2017.06.07

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