Cannes 2017 Tomatometer Scores

The Square won the Palme d’Or, Sofia Coppola took home the Best Director award (only the 2nd woman in the festival’s 70-year history), and I’m Still Here‘s Joaquin Phoenix won Best Actor for You Were Never Really Here, defending his crown as master of positional declaratives. And now if you would continue below, you’ll see every movie that got a Tomatometer at this year’s Cannes! Alex Vo

#71

Alive in France (2017)
20%

#71
Adjusted Score: 5821%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: Abel Ferrara presents a series of concerts featuring songs and music from his films, combined with a retrospective of his... [More]
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Directed By: Abel Ferrara

#70
Adjusted Score: 88213%
Critics Consensus: An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power makes a plea for environmental responsibility that adds a persuasive -- albeit arguably less impactful -- coda to its acclaimed predecessor.
Synopsis: Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world to train an army of activists and... [More]
Directed By: Bonni Cohen, Jon Shenk

#69

Barbara (2017)
84%

#69
Adjusted Score: 84108%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: When a director sets out to make a film about popular French singer Barbara, both he and the actress who... [More]
Directed By: Mathieu Amalric

#68

Before We Vanish (2017)
80%

#68
Adjusted Score: 81974%
Critics Consensus: Before We Vanish finds Kiyoshi Kurosawa working within well-established genre guidelines to take a poignant, surprisingly sincere look at the human condition.
Synopsis: Three aliens travel to Earth on a mission in preparation for a mass invasion. Having taken possession of human bodies,... [More]
Directed By: Kiyoshi Kurosawa

#67

The Beguiled (2017)
78%

#67
Adjusted Score: 96245%
Critics Consensus: The Beguiled adds just enough extra depth to its source material to set itself apart, and director Sofia Coppola's restrained touch is enlivened by strong performances from the cast.
Synopsis: Cpl. John McBurney is an injured Union soldier who finds himself on the run as a deserter during the Civil... [More]
Directed By: Sofia Coppola

#66
#66
Adjusted Score: 91657%
Critics Consensus: Blade of the Immortal highlights Takashi Miike's flair for balletic violence, making up what it lacks in strict originality with rich characterizations and kinetic thrills.
Synopsis: Cursed with immortality, a highly skilled samurai in feudal Japan promises to help a young woman avenge the death of... [More]
Directed By: Takashi Miike

#65
#65
Adjusted Score: 106105%
Critics Consensus: Moving without resorting to melodrama, BPM offers an engrossing look at a pivotal period in history that lingers long after the closing credits roll.
Synopsis: Nathan is a young man who joins an AIDS activist group in 1990s Paris. As he attends the weekly meetings,... [More]
Directed By: Robin Campillo

#64

Brigsby Bear (2017)
83%

#64
Adjusted Score: 91738%
Critics Consensus: Audiences attuned to Brigsby Bear's strange frequency will be moved by its earnest -- and endearingly original -- approach to pop culture's impact and the creative urge.
Synopsis: The show "Brigsby Bear Adventures" is a children's television program produced for an audience of one: James Pope. When the... [More]
Directed By: Dave McCary

#63

Bushwick (2017)
48%

#63
Adjusted Score: 51490%
Critics Consensus: Bushwick's sociopolitical subtext gives it more heft than the average action thriller, but those ideas are given short shrift in what amounts to a disappointing shoot-'em-up.
Synopsis: When Lucy steps off the subway, she walks into an utter bloodbath on the streets of Brooklyn's Bushwick neighborhood. Texas... [More]

#62

A Ciambra (2017)
89%

#62
Adjusted Score: 91324%
Critics Consensus: A powerful character study, A Ciambra burns slowly, letting its compelling cast carry what could otherwise be just another coming-of-age story.
Synopsis: A 14-year-old miscreant sets out to prove he's ready to step into his older brother's shoes.... [More]
Directed By: Jonas Carpignano

#61

Claire's Camera (2017)
89%

#61
Adjusted Score: 91266%
Critics Consensus: Claire's Camera adds another deceptively unassuming entry to writer-director Hong Sang-soo's oeuvre -- one whose lingering impact belies its brief length.
Synopsis: While visiting Cannes, France, a high school teacher develops a friendship with a woman who's just been fired from her... [More]
Directed By: Hong Sang-soo

#60
Adjusted Score: 58083%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: ... [More]
Directed By: Sally Aitken

#59

Filmworker (2017)
95%

#59
Adjusted Score: 99074%
Critics Consensus: Filmworker offers long-overdue recognition to one of Stanley Kubrick's key collaborators while opening an often troubling window into the director's demanding work.
Synopsis: The story of Leon Vitali, who surrendered his promising acting career to become Stanley Kubrick's devoted right-hand man.... [More]
Directed By: Tony Zierra

#58
#58
Adjusted Score: 113484%
Critics Consensus: The Florida Project offers a colorfully empathetic look at an underrepresented part of the population that proves absorbing even as it raises sobering questions about modern America.
Synopsis: Set in the shadow of the most magical place on Earth, 6-year-old Moonee and her two best friends forge their... [More]
Directed By: Sean Baker

#57

Frost (2017)
14%

#57
Adjusted Score: 5715%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: Two young Lithuanians volunteer to deliver humanitarian aid to Ukraine, but they wind up seeking allies and shelter, growing closer... [More]
Directed By: Sharunas Bartas

#56

Golden Years (2016)
29%

#56
Adjusted Score: 20720%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: Arthur and Martha Goode won't take the loss of their pensions lying down. It's time for these retirees to rob... [More]
Directed By: John Miller

#55

Good Time (2017)
91%

#55
Adjusted Score: 103994%
Critics Consensus: A visual treat filled out by consistently stellar work from Robert Pattinson, Good Time is a singularly distinctive crime drama offering far more than the usual genre thrills.
Synopsis: A bank robber stops at nothing to free his brother from prison, launching himself into a nightlong odyssey through New... [More]
Directed By: Josh Safdie, Benny Safdie

#54

Happy End (2017)
69%

#54
Adjusted Score: 77096%
Critics Consensus: Happy End is far from Haneke's best work, yet it still succeeds in forcing audiences to confront -- and uncomfortably consider -- the dark side of human nature.
Synopsis: Although a middle-class family living in Calais deal with a series of setbacks, they pay little attention to the grim... [More]
Directed By: Michael Haneke

#53
Adjusted Score: 52715%
Critics Consensus: How to Talk to Girls at Parties has energy and ambition, but is ultimately too unfocused to do much with either -- or develop its themes into a cohesive whole.
Synopsis: Worlds collide when Enn, a shy teenager in 1970s London, meets the beautiful and rebellious Zan at a party. They... [More]
Directed By: John Cameron Mitchell

#52

Ismael's Ghosts (2017)
50%

#52
Adjusted Score: 53549%
Critics Consensus: Ismael's Ghosts unites an excellent cast -- and their valiant efforts are often enough to counter its somewhat confused and disjointed story.
Synopsis: Twenty-one years ago, she ran away -- and 21 years later, Carlotta is back from the void. But Ismael has... [More]
Directed By: Arnaud Desplechin

#51
Adjusted Score: 81566%
Critics Consensus: Its unusual approach may not pay off quite as consistently as one might hope, but the boldly anachronistic Jeannette: The Childhood of Joan of Arc is definitely a biopic like no other.
Synopsis: Young shepherdess Jeannette, the future Joan of Arc, already carries the weight of the the French nation on her shoulders... [More]
Directed By: Bruno Dumont

#50

Jupiter's Moon (2017)
50%

#50
Adjusted Score: 51449%
Critics Consensus: Jupiter's Moon beams with energetic style, but loses the plot as it meanders through a series of ideas without much discernible payoff.
Synopsis: A young man is shot while illegally crossing a border and is sent to a refugee camp. When it is... [More]
Directed By: Kornél Mundruczó

#49
Adjusted Score: 94327%
Critics Consensus: The Killing of a Sacred Deer continues director Yorgos Lanthimos' stubbornly idiosyncratic streak -- and demonstrates again that his is a talent not to be ignored.
Synopsis: Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children.... [More]
Directed By: Yorgos Lanthimos

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