“Captain Marvel”: One-Sentence Review

Brie Larson commandeers the screen as Captain Marvel and a de-aged Samuel L. Jackson seamlessly infuses humor, yet you can’t help but feel like 90s-set “Captain Marvel” is only a savory appetizer to the behemoth of an entrée that is “Avengers: Endgame.”

9 out of 12 Tamales

“500 Days of Summer”: Throwback-Tamales Review

It’s been almost 10 years since writer-director Marc Webb’s “500 Days of Summer” dexterously romanticized breaking up and perfectly skewed the perception of perfection—all while setting it to an outstanding, now quintessential, soundtrack.
11 out of 12 Tamales

“How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World”: One-Sentence Review

Gorgeous animation and strong storytelling give the final entry in the “How to Train Your Dragon” series an emotional, action-packed sendoff, one that will leave kids and adults alike misty-eyed.

10.5 out of 12 Tamales

Tamale Movie Reviews the Oscars 2019:

8. “Bohemian Rhapsody”—6.5 out of 12 Tamales
7. “BlacKkKlansman”—8 out of 12 Tamales
6. “A Star is Born”—8.5 out of 12 Tamales
5. “Black Panther”—8.5 out of 12 Tamales
4. “Green Book”—9 out of 12 Tamales
3. “The Favourite”—9.5 out of 12 Tamales
2. “Vice”—10 out of 12 Tamales
1. “Roma”—10.5 out of 12 Tamales