Jack Gibbs

Jack Gibbs is a Screenjabber contributor
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Poor

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Excellent

Rescue Dawn

Rescue Dawn is based on the true story of German-born US fighter pilot Dieter Dengler. Captured by the Vietcong and confined to a jungle prison run by sadistic officials, the...

6

Fair

The Hoax

It's 1972 and author Clifford Irving is poised for the big time. His latest novel is the toast of his New York publishers, the great manuscript that will finally catapult...

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Average

Tales From Earthsea (Gedo Senki)

I’ve always been a bit of a purist when it comes to foreign language films, preferring subtitles to the dubbed versions.

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Dreadful

Evan Almighty

There’s a website called The Four Word Film Review, where they do exactly what it says on the tin — review a movie in 4 words.

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Great

Lonely Hearts

“You know what they say about cops and donuts,” quips Salma Hayek to James Gandolfini. “They’re only good when they have a hole in them.” This, coupled with Gandolfini’s retort...

6

Fair

Masters of Horror: Imprint

Sometimes I’m tempted to think that those bombs the Americans dropped on Japan did more than end a war and hundreds of thousands of lives in the process.

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Great

King Kong

Jackson’s re-imagining of King Kong is quite possibly the finest movie ever made. Critics have already hailed it as the first bonafide contender to dethrone James Cameron’s Titanic as the...

6

Fair

Sherrybaby

Sherrybaby, Maggie Gyllenhaal’s much anticipated step-up to the big leagues, is an unusual film. It’s basically a three-star movie held together by a five-star performance.

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Good

The Simpsons Movie review

It’s here at last, the film we’ve been wanting to see for almost 20 years. Now comes the hard part — just how DO you review a Simpsons movie? Spare...