Agrees with the Tomatometer 64% of the time.
Amy Nicholson is the chief film critic for MTV News. She is the host of the MTV podcast Skillset and co-host of the Earwolf podcast The Canon. Formerly, she was the chief film critic for the LA Weekly, editor-in-chief of Boxoffice Magazine and film editor of the IE Weekly. Her other credits include the Los Angeles Times, Movieline, LA CityBeat and Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul IV. She has served on the jury for Sundance and SXSW, and screened submissions for Sundance, AFI, and the Los Angeles Film Festival. Amy holds a double B.A. in Film Studies and Anthropology from the University of Oklahoma as well as a Masters in Professional Writing from USC. Her interests include hot dogs, standard poodles and comedies about the utter futility of existence. Her first book, Tom Cruise: Anatomy of an Actor was recently published by Cahiers du Cinema. Reach her on Twitter at @theamynicholson.more
|Publications:||Birth.Movies.Death., Boxoffice Magazine, I.E. Weekly, L.A. Weekly, Los Angeles CityBeat, Los Angeles Times, Movieline, MTV|
|Critics' Group:||Los Angeles Film Critics Association|