For 10 reviews, this critic has graded:
  • 20% higher than the average critic
  • 20% same as the average critic
  • 60% lower than the average critic
On average, this critic grades 6.3 points higher than other critics. (0-100 point scale)

Phil Hoad's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average review score: 70
Highest review score: 80 Okko's Inn
Lowest review score: 60 Too Late to Die Young
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 10
  2. Negative: 0 out of 10
10 movie reviews
    • tbd Metascore
    • 60 Phil Hoad
    This intelligently performed film is still a welcome look at a vital and underappreciated duty of state.
    • 80 Metascore
    • 60 Phil Hoad
    Castillo’s talent for spiritually attuned atmospherics could be her USP among Chile’s current crop of directors with idiosyncratic slants on their country’s recent past.
    • 64 Metascore
    • 60 Phil Hoad
    The finale is more of a schmaltzy salute to the guide-dog ethos than intimate documentation of the new owners’ stories. The street training sequences, though – shot in swooping knee-high Steadicam – are thrilling; mini kerbside action movies.
    • 66 Metascore
    • 60 Phil Hoad
    While Knight and team duck origin-story slavishness that has dogged so much recent franchise work, they succeed in reviving the playful Saturday-morning-serial spirit of the original 80s Transformers.
    • 69 Metascore
    • 60 Phil Hoad
    Despite possessing unusually detailed context for a thriller, it’s a bit like diplomatic efforts in the region: the same old story.

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