Movie reviews of Jack Bottomley

These are all the movies and series that Jack has reviewed. Read more at: Roobla.

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Poster for How to Survive a Plague

How to Survive a Plague

8.0

2012, Documentary

David France’s passionate documentary covers the era of aids-related mass death with care and looks at this activist effort with pride.

2013.11.10

Poster for Gravity

Gravity

10

2013, Drama, Suspense, Science fiction

Old school but groundbreaking, spectacular but deep and action-packed but tense.

2013.11.07

Poster for Lil Bub & Friendz

Lil Bub & Friendz

6.0

2013, Documentary

Gets by on goodwill and the undeniable draw of its headlining feline.

2013.10.24

Poster for Diana

Diana

2.4

2013, Drama, Love

An oddly unemotive bore that feels strangely worked and less a sweeping biopic, more like Bridget Jones’ Dianary.

2013.09.29

Poster for The Great Hip Hop Hoax

The Great Hip Hop Hoax

6.7

2013, Music, Comedy, Documentary

A particularly interesting story that has some biting things to say about modern music, even though it ends with a bit of a whimper.

2013.09.23

Poster for The Call

The Call

5.8

2013, Suspense, Crime

An enjoyable thriller that surpasses the lower expectations that surrounds it.

2013.09.21

Poster for The Hidden Face

The Hidden Face

8.0

2011, Suspense, Mystery

Offers lower ebb brilliance but still excellent value for its seemingly brief duration.

2013.09.09

Poster for Pain & Gain

Pain & Gain

4.6

2013, Action, Comedy, Suspense, Crime

A masturbatory celebration of muscles and drugs which might be hypnotic at times but the tone is as messed up as the central trio.

2013.09.05

Poster for You're Next

You're Next

8.4

2011, Horror, Suspense, Mystery

A smart, well-made, brutal night of gruesome enjoyment.

2013.08.28

Poster for Get Lucky

Get Lucky

5.8

2013, Action

A Brit thriller that is admirably older school in ambition, Get Lucky is disorderly but pacey enough to keep fans watching.

2013.08.14

Poster for The Conjuring

The Conjuring

8.2

2013, Horror, Suspense

Lacks the fully roundedness of his last film (Insidious) but delivers majorly on the scares, characters and atmospherics.

2013.08.07

Poster for The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger

6.4

2013, Adventure, Action, Western

May be messy there is fun to be had with this rather different blockbuster.

2013.08.04

Poster for World War Z

World War Z

7.6

2013, Drama, Horror, Action, Suspense, Science fiction

A rush of pandemic entertainment, which makes an entertaining film in its own right.

2013.07.16

Poster for Pacific Rim

Pacific Rim

9.6

2013, Adventure, Action, Science fiction

The blockbuster of the year, comes generously wrapped in nostalgia, fun and spectacle to define the genre for this decade.

2013.07.14

Poster for Village at the End of the World

Village at the End of the World

7.7

2012

An insightful documentary about surviving traditions and cultures in the contemporary age.

2013.07.14

Poster for 616: Paranormal Incident

616: Paranormal Incident

2.2

2013, Horror

There are occasionally ideas that pop up in Paranormal Incident 2 but they are infrequent in this messy found footage film.

2013.07.08

Poster for Despicable Me 2

Despicable Me 2

7.4

2013, Animation, Comedy

Expands on the first film by upping the silliness, energy and warmth, it is a bona fide family hit.

2013.06.29

Poster for The Internship

The Internship

6.2

2013, Comedy

Charming and funny enough to enjoy.

2013.06.29

Poster for Entity

Entity

6.2

2012, Horror, Suspense

Is at times confused and not the most standout low budget horror but offers some genuine creeps along the way.

2013.06.24

Poster for This Is the End

This Is the End

7.0

2013, Action, Comedy

The fun is in constant order...

2013.06.22

Poster for Behind the Candelabra

Behind the Candelabra

9.8

2013, Drama, Love

Openly enjoyable, a glittering, camp and respectful celebration of an American icon and his whirlwind romance that is staggeringly performed.

2013.06.20

Poster for Summer in February

Summer in February

6.8

2013, Drama, Love

A sumptuously shot and scored production with good performances that should appeal squarely to lovers of period drama...

2013.06.14

Poster for The Big Wedding

The Big Wedding

3.6

2013, Comedy

Not realistically the worst comedy of the year just a disordered affair, with morally flippant characters and sloppy writing.

2013.06.07

Poster for The Purge

The Purge

6.4

2013, Horror, Suspense

A good horror/thriller with a premise that adds real depth.

2013.06.06

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