Movie reviews of Dan Santos

These are all the movies and series that Dan has reviewed. Read more at: Film Blerg.

Similarity: unknown

Number of movie reviews: 112 / 112

Options

Poster for Jackie

Jackie

8

Represents an ambitious and laudably intimate approach to exploring the inner lives of public figures at pivotal historical moments.

2017.01.12

2017

Poster for Little Men

Little Men

8

For some, the film may be too small and restrained, but arguably this only renders its portrayal that much more affecting and authentic.

2016.12.12

2016

Poster for Jason Bourne

Jason Bourne

7

Skillfully composed and highly entertaining, but falls short of carving out a compelling new direction for the series.

2016.07.28

2016

Poster for Embrace of the Serpent

Embrace of the Serpent

8

Quietly absorbing and richly realised, and ultimately refreshing in its portrayal of this period in history.

2016.07.25

2016

Poster for Mustang

Mustang

8

A sobering and poignant portrayal of youth on the cusp of adulthood...

2016.06.22

2016

Poster for Money Monster

Money Monster

6

Its apparent desire to both edify and entertain seem to, in the end, work against each other, rendering the film solid but unexceptional.

2016.06.03

2016

Poster for Rams

Rams

7

Unfolds at its own measured pace, one that matches its cold yet tranquil setting...

2016.04.04

2016

Poster for A Bigger Splash

A Bigger Splash

7

Rests on the strength and charisma of its performers, even if the atmosphere and mood that builds throughout is not effectively modulated to match them.

2016.03.21

2016

Poster for Dheepan

Dheepan

7

A solid exploration of the difficulties of migration.

2016.03.14

2016

Poster for Hail, Caesar!

Hail, Caesar!

7

Contains thoroughly enjoyable scenes and is often infectious in its diverting humour, even if these elements do not entirely add up to an impactful whole.

2016.02.29

2016

Poster for Tangerine

Tangerine

8

A highly entertaining and accomplished film.

2016.02.23

2016

Poster for The End of the Tour

The End of the Tour

8

A highly rewarding viewing experience.

2016.02.23

2016

Poster for Creed

Creed

7

Succeeds in delineating new territory whilst remaining respectful of its roots.

2016.02.19

2016

Poster for Snowpiercer

Snowpiercer

9

Testament to how an uncompromising vision can transcend genre and formula to create something refreshing and unique.

2016.02.19

2016

Poster for Arrival

Arrival

9

Villeneuve’s most visceral, emotionally moving work, and this grounds its more abstract themes.

2016.02.12

2016

Poster for Sicario

Sicario

9

The performances are all solid.

2016.02.08

2016

Poster for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2

7

A worthy conclusion to one of the more notable franchises of recent years.

2015.11.19

2015

Poster for Best of Enemies

Best of Enemies

8

A compelling look into the two fascinating personalities which started it all off.

2015.08.27

2015

Poster for Ricki and the Flash

Ricki and the Flash

6

Provides another great addition to Meryl Streep’s catalogue of indelible performances, but it does not end up being particularly notable overall.

2015.08.27

2015

Poster for The Guest

The Guest

9

An immensely entertaining, surprising and thoroughly welcome shot of hilarious adrenalin.

2015.08.20

2015

Poster for James White

James White

6

Too often its quieter moments feel disconnected or detached from the more viscerally honest scenes...

2015.08.20

2015

Poster for Yakuza Apocalypse

Yakuza Apocalypse

7

Beat back any temptation to analyse too deeply, and just allow the waves of hysterical, crazed incoherence to wash over you.

2015.08.19

2015

Poster for The Invitation

The Invitation

9

A masterfully executed, gripping thriller, one in which all of its elements work exceptionally well to ensure that the tension never eases up.

2015.08.19

2015

Poster for My Golden Days

My Golden Days

8

Wants evoke the ineffable emotion of uninhibited youth, and it succeeds in doing so.

2015.08.19

2015

What is Veboli?

Veboli provides personal movie advice, so you can easily choose the right movie to watch. Learn more

Stay up to date?

Read the Veboli blog

Instagram
Instagram
LinkedIn
Twitter

Got a question?

Send us a message

English

Add to...

Go to your lists

Own review...

Review updated

Submit