Daniel M. Kimmel
Agrees with the Tomatometer 73% of the time.
Daniel M. Kimmel is a past president of the Boston Society of Film Critics and current co-chair of the Boston Online Film Critics Association. His reviews appeared in the Worcester Telegram and Gazette for 25 years and can now be found at Northshoremovies.net. He is Boston correspondent for Variety, the "Movie Maven" for the weekly Jewish Advocate and teaches film at Suffolk University. He writes on classic science fiction films for Clarkesworld and Space and Time magazine. His book on the history of FOX TV, The Fourth Network, received the Cable Center Book Award. His other books include a history of DreamWorks, The Dream Team, and I'll Have What She?s Having: Behind the Scenes of the Great Romantic Comedies. His collection of essays, Jar Jar Binks Must Die... and other observations about science fiction movies has been nominated for a Hugo Award for "Best Related Work."
Annie Hall, The Producers, North by Northwest, Holiday, The Fly (1986), Lilo and Stitch, Dr. Strangelove, Sunset Boulevard, High Noon, The Stunt Man.
|Publications:||Christian Science Monitor, Variety, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, Sci-Fi Movie Page, The Jewish Advocate, New England Movies Weekly|
|Critics' Group:||Boston Society of Film Critics,|
DVD Reviews Only
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Blue Jasmine (2013)
"Actors have flocked to Allen... and, given a strong script performers like Landau, Keaton, and Wiest, have soared. Now we have to add Cate Blanchett to that list. "
New England Movies Weekly
Posted Jan 30, 2014
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Green Fields (1937)
"For audiences fearing that the way of life they had left behind was about to be lost forever, this was an exercise in nostalgia."
The Jewish Advocate
Posted Aug 16, 2011