Michael Rechtshaffen, Hollywood Reporter

  1. Dead Man Down 2013 That crack cast still keeps things involving, especially Rapace's emotionally and physically disfigured Beatrice. full review
  2. Good for Nothing 2012 Beauty and the Beast meets Sergio Leone in this amusing Western import. full review
  3. Welcome To Pine Hill 2012 A tender cinema verite take on one man's quest for spiritual redemption. full review
  4. Hatchet II 2010 More funhouse than grindhouse, this unrated horror-comedy has its D-grade charms thanks to its killer cast. full review
  5. Ondine 2009 A lyrical, if slight, breeze of an Irish fable.
  6. The Secret of Kells 2009 A beguiling kaleidoscopic indulgence for the eyes and soul. full review
  7. Jackass: Number Two 2006 The screams of laughter come fast and furious in this frat boy's fever dream of a circus sideshow.
  8. Edison (Edison Force) 2005 A star-studded dud of a B-picture populated with corrupt politicians, rogue psycho cops, noble newspaper reporters and enough posturing to start up a chiropractic clinic.
  9. Stoned 2005 The film dishes oodles of sex and drugs but skimps on the rock 'n' roll.
  10. The Master of Disguise 2002 An embarrassing mess for all involved, this so-called family comedy is about as unfunny as unfunny gets. Even its fart jokes are below the industry standard.
  11. The New Guy 2002 A loud, brash and mainly unfunny high school comedy.
  12. Get Over It 2001 Underneath all the fuss, there's a half-baked plot that fails to make much of a connection.
  13. Merci Pour le Chocolat 2000 This masterfully calibrated psychological thriller thrives on its taut performances and creepy atmosphere even if the screenplay falls somewhat short.
  14. With A Friend Like Harry 2000 An artfully entertaining psychological thriller.
  15. The Yards 2000 More preoccupied with themes and moods than providing anything intriguing plot-wise or character-wise for the viewer to truly care about.
  16. /titles/199714 Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return is visually energetic but tonally all over the Yellow Brick Road map. full review
  17. /titles/197457 Tired, corn-fed storyline and generic, plug-and-play direction! full review