Amy Amatangelo

Amy Amatangelo

Agrees with the Tomatometer 63% of the time.

Amy Amatangelo's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Boston Herald

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
48% Zoo: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "Zoo is fun, escapist fare. The kind of show that will make you want to pop some popcorn and plop down on the couch. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 29, 2015
100% Catastrophe: Series 1 (TV, 2015) "More than anything, the show, written entirely by Delaney and Horgan, is laugh-out-loud funny. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 17, 2015
59% Complications: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "Complications seems to pride itself on being different. But being different doesn't always mean being better. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 17, 2015
29% Stitchers: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "You almost can feel the show's writers struggling to help the audience make sense of everything. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Jun 1, 2015
97% UnReal: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "The show is more than just a fictional expose of the reality genre. It's a thought-provoking soap opera with love triangles and mother issues. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted May 28, 2015
4.9/10 30% Happyish: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "It has been a long time since I've loathed a TV show as much as I loathed the series premiere of Happyish. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 27, 2015
58% A.D. The Bible Continues: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "When you take on a familiar story like the Bible, you need to offer a reason for people to watch. A.D. doesn't do that. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Apr 3, 2015
91% iZombie: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "McIver is a great, unlikely heroine. You'll immediately be rooting for her. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Mar 18, 2015
87% Community: Season 6 (TV, 2015) "The heart remains the same. If you loved it before, you'll still love it. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Mar 16, 2015
35% CSI: Cyber: Season 1 (TV, 2015) "CSI: Cyber is the network's attempt to make sure its schedule always has a CSI on it. But it may be time to let the franchise die. " ‐ Hollywood Reporter
Posted Mar 3, 2015
7.5/10 80% Downton Abbey: Season 5 (TV, 2014) "Downton is back, and maybe it's all too familiar, but it's still a lot of fun. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Feb 2, 2015
9/10 100% The Americans: Season 3 (TV, 2015) "Even though the third season premiere of The Americans was very good, it still fell short of the show's outstanding second season premiere, and superb second season overall. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jan 29, 2015
C 65% Ascension: Season 1 (TV, 2014) "The direction, at times, has a jerky feel. The dialogue is riddled with cliches. The metaphor to society at large is heavy handed. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 15, 2014
B 81% Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce: Season One (TV, 2014-2015) "The series is fun and frothy but also often poignant. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Dec 1, 2014
C 26% State of Affairs: Season 1 (TV, 2014-2015) "It's challenging to believe Heigl as a savvy analyst, but the bigger problem the show faces is that assembling a binder doesn't exactly make for riveting television. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Nov 14, 2014
10/10 100% The Good Wife: Season 6 (TV, 2014-2015) "The world The Good Wife has created is so rich, vibrant and full of interesting characters that the premiere could go in an entirely different direction, and still be completely believable-which is exactly what happened. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Sep 22, 2014
8.1/10 44% The Killing: Season 4 (TV, 2014) "The juxtaposition of Linden and Holder investigating one crime while simultaneously hiding another should suit the show well for its final run. Like I said, I'm happy it's back. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Aug 4, 2014
7.9/10 86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2 (TV, 2014) "Thankfully Daniel Frye (Matthew Lillard) and Adriana Mendez (Emily Rios) are back, and have been bumped up to series regulars (whoo-hoo!). They were my two favorite characters last season. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jul 10, 2014
6.3/10 60% Tyrant: Season 1 (TV, 2014) "We're immediately stuck with a premise we're forced to believe not because it makes sense but because it makes sense for the show. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jun 25, 2014
8.1/10 97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2 (TV, 2014) "Piper continues to be an extremely believable and frustrating character. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jun 9, 2014
9/10 98% Fargo: Season 1 (TV, 2014) "While the idea of a Fargo TV series may have had many people saying, "Ah jeez," the new FX series has managed to pull off the nearly impossible. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Apr 16, 2014
9.5/10 97% The Americans: Season 2 (TV, 2014) "Much like Elizabeth, The Americans returns for a second season stronger than when viewers last left it. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Feb 27, 2014
7.4/10 36% Intelligence: Season 1 (TV, 2014) "Somehow, the show works, and that's solely thanks to Holloway. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jan 9, 2014
8.7/10 100% Southland: Season 5 (TV, 2013) "Southland is easily the best cop drama on TV, and it has thrived since being picked up by TNT after NBC abruptly canceled it. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Nov 19, 2013
9/10 100% The Good Wife: Season 5 (TV, 2013-2014) "The stage is set for a great fifth season. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Sep 30, 2013
7.4/10 57% Hostages: Season 1 (TV, 2013-2014) "With all the promising plot permutations, the show reminds me (in the best possible way) of The Good Wife, which deftly balances the case of the week, with Peter's political career, Alicia's love triangle and the law firm power struggle. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Sep 24, 2013
77% Mike & Molly: Season 1 (TV, 2010-2011) "Underneath the crude humor, there's a sweetness and an honesty to the show. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Sep 16, 2013
8.7/10 93% Orange is the New Black: Season 1 (TV, 2013) "The show's structure of flashing back to Piper's life before prison works. It sets up an inherent mystery, serves as a nice juxtaposition to her current predicament and keeps the show from being all prison, all the time. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jul 11, 2013
8.7/10 100% Southland: Season 10 "Southland is easily the best cop drama on TV, and it has thrived since being picked up by TNT after NBC abruptly canceled it. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Feb 14, 2013
8.4/10 90% The Americans: Season 1 (TV, 2013) "What I liked most about the drama is that Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys are so utterly believable as Philip and Elizabeth Jennings, KGB spies posing as American citizens living in the suburbs of Washington D.C. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jan 31, 2013
77% American Horror Story: Asylum (TV, 2012-2013) "In general, I'm not buying what the show is selling. American Horror Story: Asylum is about shock value, gore, depravity and the occasional singing number. The show doesn't have a larger message, and you can't convince me that it does. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jan 24, 2013
7.9/10 83% Cougar Town: Season 4 (TV, 2013) "The best news is that the wine-loving, penny-can-playing cul-de-sac crew is back in fine form. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Jan 8, 2013
8.5/10 100% The Good Wife: Season 4 (TV, 2012-2013) "Although the only case this week's was Zach's arrest, all other story lines were on full throttle making "I Fought the Law" a strong premiere. " ‐ Paste Magazine
Posted Sep 30, 2012
D 14% Last Man Standing: Season 1 (TV, 2011-2012) "No one in the series seems to be having a good time. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Oct 11, 2011
C - 19% Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer (2011) "Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer begins with bedazzled credits, and it's downhill from there. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Jun 10, 2011
D 68% Rubber (2011) "Holy Luis Bunuel. Not nearly as clever as it thinks it is, "Rubber," a movie about movies from French musician/writer/director Quentin Dupieux, would have worked much better as a short. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 29, 2011
C+ 77% In A Better World (2011) "High on the list of things I don't care to see in a movie is a teenage Nordic misfit making pipe bombs. Can you say "Village of the Damned" in Danish? " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 15, 2011
56% Breaking In: Season 1 (TV, 2011) "Breaking In gets points for being an enjoyable half-hour. " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Apr 6, 2011
C 44% White Irish Drinkers (2011) "Here's a 1970s-set film nostalgic for the days young Irish-American men addressed each other as "ya' hump." " ‐ Boston Herald
Posted Mar 25, 2011
1/4 28% How to Deal (2003) Boston Herald
Posted Jul 16, 2005
3/4 86% Adventures in Wild California (2000) Boston Herald
Posted Jul 3, 2001
1.5/4 12% Get Carter (2000) Boston Herald
Posted Jan 1, 2000
1.5/4 9% Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000) Boston Herald
Posted Jan 1, 2000
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