Eddie Cockrell
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For 137 reviews, this critic has graded:
  • 53% higher than the average critic
  • 3% same as the average critic
  • 44% lower than the average critic
On average, this critic grades 5.2 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)

Eddie Cockrell's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average review score: 65
Highest review score: 100 Festival Express
Lowest review score: 10 Fascination
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 82 out of 137
  2. Negative: 5 out of 137
137 movie reviews
    • 61 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    Superbly modulated yet unrelentingly grim, Mirage builds upon a remarkable performance from young Macedonian newcomer Marko Kovacevic to tell the tragic tale of a talented schoolboy driven to violence through neglect and manipulation.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    A tonal triumph of true-life storytelling told with equal measures of tension and redemption.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    It will garner critical huzzahs from those it lampoons, which will broaden the duo's (Christopher Guest and Eugene Levy) fan base.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    A virtual primer on the unique mixture of self-deprecating dark humor and personal tragedy that has been the Czech cinema's stock-in-trade since their celebrated 1960s New Wave.
    • 84 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    An extraordinary performance by vet thesp Yolande Moreau in the title role.
    • 71 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    A curious young helmer tracks down the profanity-spewing subject of a two-decade-old viral video with results at once scabrously funny and uncomfortably poignant.
    • 81 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    Filmed over the course of nine months' worth of night shoots, the resulting coverage is hypnotically immersive.
    • 79 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    Exercising admirable restraint in its expose of ingrained racism in the Romanian educational system, absorbing docu Our School follows the sad yet resilient journey of three Roma children over four years as they grapple with prejudice and stereotyping.
    • 67 Metascore
    • 80 Eddie Cockrell
    The Final Member finds hilarity in humanity.
    • 33 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Dryly funny and benevolently shrewd.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Confronts an incendiary topic head-on with grace, style, compassion and exquisitely practical wit.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Noteworthy for its detail and evenhandedness.
    • 77 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    The most nonconfrontational and thus accessible title in the Dogma lot to date, and will speak the international language of proletariat love to arthouse auds who go for such fare.
    • 49 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Unaffectedly hip and affably manic, Down & Out With the Dolls picks up where "Singles" left off.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    This triumph of historical verisimilitude in the service of solid storytelling requires no detailed knowledge of the period to be appreciated as the moving story of a son's unconditional love for his mother.
    • 52 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Sublimely pointed in its idealistic simplicity yet willfully scruffy in presentation -- much like the enduring Young's best music.
    • 78 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Todeschini has the most physically demanding role, with a gaunt face and ravaged body that utterly convinces of the brutality of the ailment.
    • 68 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Arresting and fascinating.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    As engaging and stimulating as the man himself.
    • 43 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Predictable yet charming, The Grand Role is a crowd-pleasing dramatic comedy about love, friendship, role-playing and Jewish pride.
    • 75 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Fans of the Grammy-winning musician will revel in the proximity to their idol, though second pic from talented helmer Thomas Riedelsheimer plays a tad long to those unfamiliar with his, or her, work.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    A dignified and wistful look at the unusual life, difficult career and lasting influence of singer-songwriter Townes Van Zandt.
    • 72 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Timely and entertaining concert documentary.
    • 62 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    An Argentine writer dying of AIDS searches for a medical cure and some human warmth in the hospitals and S&M clubs of Buenos Aires in dignified, thoughtful drama A Year Without Love.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Part mob-trial thriller, part "dese 'n' dose" extended standup routine, character-rich pic plays like vintage Lumet, mining the grim comedy from life-and-death legal wranglings in the manner of "Dog Day Afternoon," "Prince of the City" and "The Verdict."
    • tbd Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    A quasi-docu about the formative years of the African National Congress that relies heavily on handsomely-mounted dramatic recreations to tell its story.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    A surprisingly conventional portrait of a decidedly unconventional man.
    • 73 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Although the outcome is public record, picture is undeniably gripping as it reveals a distressing degree of voter complacency.
    • 58 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    The big, burly Samoan Wedding is a shrewdly written, impeccably timed and audaciously played romantic comedy.
    • 65 Metascore
    • 70 Eddie Cockrell
    Picture reflects the no-nonsense storytelling skills of prolific helmer Michael Apted, whose career-long mix of feature and documentary work holds him in good stead once more.

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