Amy Finnerty

Amy Finnerty
Amy Finnerty's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Wall Street Journal
Publications: Wall Street Journal

TV Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
50% Reunion: Season 1 (TV, 2005) Built around six ambitious, romantically active, devotedly enmeshed friends, it makes expert use of the classic Teen Plot rhythm -- break up, make up, hang out, make out, make trouble, and so on. - Wall Street Journal EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 26, 2019
71% Brotherhood: Season 1 (TV, 2006-2008) The depiction of a small, distinctive subculture, with all its overlapping allegiances, is Brotherhood's strength. The shock value, and the overarching themes of moral compromise and sibling rivalry seem secondary. - Wall Street Journal EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
62% Tell Me You Love Me: Season 1 (TV, 2007) The dialogue is mostly about banalities, with little insight or humor to leaven the script. - Wall Street Journal EDIT
Read More | Posted May 30, 2018
93% The Wire: Season 5 (TV, 2002-2008) Some of the themes in The Wire may be generic (underpaid cops, newsroom politics), but the series achieves immense success in one vital regard for drama -- the feeling that we are in a real place. - Wall Street Journal EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 4, 2014
65% Psych: Season 1 (TV, 2006-2014) The premise is promising - Wall Street Journal EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 7, 2006