Sundance 2017 Tomatometer Scores

#98
Adjusted Score: 5848%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: Joca, a 13-year-old boy, is in love with an indigenous Paraguayan girl. He must face the violent region's war-torn past... [More]
Directed By: Felipe Bragança

#97

Frantz (2016)
91%

#97
Adjusted Score: 97088%
Critics Consensus: Frantz finds writer-director François Ozon thoughtfully probing the aftermath of World War I through the memories and relationships of loved ones left behind.
Synopsis: Anna is a bereft young German woman whose fiance, Frantz, was killed in the trenches of World War I. Adrien,... [More]
Directed By: François Ozon

#96

Get Out (2017)
98%

#96
Adjusted Score: 120510%
Critics Consensus: Funny, scary, and thought-provoking, Get Out seamlessly weaves its trenchant social critiques into a brilliantly effective and entertaining horror/comedy thrill ride.
Synopsis: Now that Chris and his girlfriend, Rose, have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend... [More]
Directed By: Jordan Peele

#95

A Ghost Story (2017)
91%

#95
Adjusted Score: 106668%
Critics Consensus: A Ghost Story deftly manages its ambitious themes through an inventive, artful, and ultimately poignant exploration of love and loss.
Synopsis: A passionate young couple, unexpectedly separated by a shocking loss, discover an eternal connection and a love that is infinite.... [More]
Directed By: David Lowery

#94
#94
Adjusted Score: 104661%
Critics Consensus: A quiet, moving rumination on loneliness and newfound intimacy, God's Own Country marks an outstanding directorial debut for Francis Lee.
Synopsis: A young farmer numbs his frustrations with drinking and casual sex until a Romanian migrant worker sets him on a... [More]
Directed By: Francis Lee

#93

Golden Exits (2017)
67%

#93
Adjusted Score: 69158%
Critics Consensus: Golden Exits tells a small-scale tale whose seemingly mundane trappings belie a satisfying handful of finely tuned observations about modern life and relationships.
Synopsis: Nick has settled into a safe existence in Brooklyn, where he toils on an archival project for his father-in-law. Soon,... [More]
Directed By: Alex Ross Perry

#92

The Hero (2017)
77%

#92
Adjusted Score: 82726%
Critics Consensus: The Hero rests on Sam Elliott's understated performance, which proves more than capable of carrying the film through the less inspired moments of its somewhat clichéd story.
Synopsis: Lee Hayden is a Western icon with a golden voice, but his best performances are decades behind him. He spends... [More]
Directed By: Brett Haley

#91
Adjusted Score: 91801%
Critics Consensus: I don't feel at home in this world anymore. transcends its unwieldy title to offer timely, intoxicatingly dark observations on gender dynamics and social norms in modern America.
Synopsis: After being burglarized, a depressed woman (Melanie Lynskey) and her obnoxious neighbor set out to find the thieves, but they... [More]
Directed By: Macon Blair

#90

Icarus (2017)
92%

#90
Adjusted Score: 93924%
Critics Consensus: Icarus is eye-opening viewing for professional sports enthusiasts, yet it should also prove thoroughly gripping even for filmgoers who might not necessarily be drawn to the subject.
Synopsis: When filmmaker Bryan Fogel sets out to uncover the truth about doping in sports, a chance meeting with a Russian... [More]
Directed By: Bryan Fogel

#89
Adjusted Score: 88240%
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

#88
Adjusted Score: 91567%
Critics Consensus: The Incredible Jessica James makes its standard storyline feel new, almost purely on the strength of a captivating, potentially star-making performance from Jessica Williams.
Synopsis: Jessica, an aspiring playwright in New York City, is trying to get over a recent break-up when she meets Boone,... [More]
Directed By: James C. Strouse

#87

Ingrid Goes West (2017)
85%

#87
Adjusted Score: 95580%
Critics Consensus: Led by strong performances from Aubrey Plaza and Elizabeth Olsen, Ingrid Goes West delivers smart, topical humor underlined by timely social observations.
Synopsis: Following the death of her mother and a series of self-inflicted setbacks, young Ingrid Thorburn escapes a humdrum existence by... [More]
Directed By: Matt Spicer

#86

Killing Ground (2016)
74%

#86
Adjusted Score: 76519%
Critics Consensus: Killing Ground unnerves and compels in equal measure with a grimly intense story that may be too disturbing for some but delivers a white-knuckle experience for fans of brutally realistic thrillers.
Synopsis: Sam and Ian take off on what they believe will be a peaceful camping trip. Their break turns into a... [More]
Directed By: Damien Power

#85
#85
Adjusted Score: 64437%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.
Synopsis: Annette and Elliot are a mostly happy, moderately neurotic Los Angeles couple. Maybe Annette doesn't enjoy game nights or taco... [More]
Directed By: Michelle Morgan

#84

Lady Macbeth (2016)
88%

#84
Adjusted Score: 97148%
Critics Consensus: Lady Macbeth flashes some surprising toughness beneath its period exterior, bolstered by a mesmerizing -- and unforgiving -- central performance by Florence Pugh.
Synopsis: In rural England, 1865, a woman who is trapped in a loveless marriage to a much older man begins a... [More]
Directed By: William Oldroyd

#83

Landline (2017)
74%

#83
Adjusted Score: 80663%
Critics Consensus: Landline's talented cast -- and a fast-paced approach from director/co-writer Gillian Robespierre -- help this charming multi-generational dramedy overcome a familiar storyline.
Synopsis: Two sisters come of age in '90s New York when they discover their dad's affair. Eventually, they learn he's not... [More]
Directed By: Gillian Robespierre

#82

Lemon (2017)
55%

#82
Adjusted Score: 56749%
Critics Consensus: Lemon succeeds in its aim as a tart satire, but audiences may find this foray into abrasiveness too sour to swallow.
Synopsis: After Isaac's blind girlfriend walks out on him, his life goes into free fall, and he directs an unhinged staging... [More]
Directed By: Janicza Bravo

#81

Manifesto (2015)
75%

#81
Adjusted Score: 78435%
Critics Consensus: Laugh-out-loud humor and Cate Blanchett's tour de force performance(s) make Manifesto worth watching, even if the subject matter is too esoteric for all but a few.
Synopsis: From an anchorwoman to a homeless man, actress Cate Blanchett portrays 13 distinct characters in vignettes that incorporate timeless manifestos.... [More]
Directed By: Julian Rosefeldt

#80

Marjorie Prime (2017)
90%

#80
Adjusted Score: 94380%
Critics Consensus: Intimate in setting yet ambitious in scope, the beautifully acted Marjorie Prime poses thought-provoking questions about memory, humanity, and love.
Synopsis: Eighty-six-year-old Marjorie spends her final, ailing days with a computerized version of her deceased husband. With the intent to recount... [More]
Directed By: Michael Almereyda

#79

Mudbound (2017)
97%

#79
Adjusted Score: 107931%
Critics Consensus: Mudbound offers a well-acted, finely detailed snapshot of American history whose scenes of rural class struggle resonate far beyond their period setting.
Synopsis: Set in the rural American South during World War II, Dee Rees' Mudbound is an epic story of two families... [More]
Directed By: Dee Rees

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