Amy Amatangelo

Amy Amatangelo
Tomatometer-approved critic

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
7.0/10 71% The College Admissions Scandal (2019) What saves The College Admission Scandal from total camp is [Penelope Ann] Miller, who really rings true as a mom who loves her son and is deeply ashamed about what she's done. - Paste Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2019
No Score Yet Bad Hair Day (2015) The plot won't offer any big surprises... but the movie is entertaining nevertheless. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2019
100% Adventures in Babysitting (2015) A part of me loves Adventures in Babysitting because it celebrates young women being supportive of each other, and the idea that friendship can blossom between polar opposites. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 17, 2019
90% Descendants (2015) Will Descendants create the next Zac Efron or Vanessa Hudgens? Of the crowd, [Dove] Cameron seems to have the most star potential. - Hollywood Reporter EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 9, 2019
83% Confirmation (2016) The proceedings riveted America and brought sexual harassment and workplace equality into the forefront of our conversation. Of course we know how this case ends too... but that doesn't make reliving it any less fascinating, or important. - Paste Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2016
C - 20% 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 EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2011
D 69% 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 EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2011
C+ 78% 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 EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 15, 2011
C 47% 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 EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 25, 2011
1/4 27% How to Deal (2003) - Boston Herald EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 16, 2005
3/4 86% Adventures in Wild California (2000) - Boston Herald EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 3, 2001
1.5/4 12% Get Carter (2000) - Boston Herald EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000
1.5/4 9% Urban Legends: Final Cut (2000) - Boston Herald EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 1, 2000