Consensus Comparison: Terminator Genisys, Magic Mike XXL July 4, 2015

Your Film of the Week is Amy, the Amy Winehouse documentary constructed via archival footage.

Last week it was The Princess of France. This week, the critics at Rotten Tomatoes and Metacritic are dropping the ball on Magic Mike XXL.

Today the People grid on the homepage spotlights three American actors and three American directors in honor of the holiday. Have a great 4th of July, everyone.

Alan Taylor’s Terminator Genisys (United States)

Rotten Tomatoes: 27 • 166 reviews
Metacritic: 39 • 40 reviews
Critics Round Up: 33 • 10 reviews

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Gregory Jacobs’ Magic Mike XXL (United States)

Rotten Tomatoes: 61 • 141 reviews
Metacritic: 60 • 40 reviews
Critics Round Up: 89 • 9 reviews

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Asif Kapadia’s Amy (United Kingdom)

Rotten Tomatoes: 97 • 73 reviews
Metacritic: 83 • 26 reviews
Critics Round Up: 90 • 13 reviews

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Ken Loach’s Jimmy’s Hall (United Kingdom)

Rotten Tomatoes: 72 • 54 reviews
Metacritic: 60 • 16 reviews
Critics Round Up: 65 • 12 reviews

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Matthew Heineman’s Cartel Land (Mexico • United States)

Rotten Tomatoes: 93 • 30 reviews
Metacritic: 75 • 12 reviews
Critics Round Up: 68 • 11 reviews

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Debra Granik’s Stray Dog (United States)

Rotten Tomatoes: 100 • 20 reviews
Metacritic: 77 • 8 reviews
Critics Round Up: 81 • 8 reviews

A scene from A POEM IS A NAKED PERSON, opening at Film Forum on July 1. Courtesy of Janus Films.

Les Blank’s A Poem Is a Naked Person (United States)

Rotten Tomatoes: 92 • 12 reviews
Metacritic: 82 • 6 reviews
Critics Round Up: 88 • 8 reviews

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