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Darryl Pinckney

Darryl Pinckney
Darryl Pinckney's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The New York Review of Books

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
85% The Color Purple (1985) Spielberg's strategy was to broaden Walker's cunning simplifications, and in blowing up her plot, Spielberg not only makes its flaws more visible, he also uncovers, beneath the feminist rhetoric, the melodrama at its heart.‐ The New York Review of Books
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2018
98% Selma (2015) Selma has the intimacy of a chamber piece, but not much sense of the mass character of the Selma protests, of the thousands of arrests that had been made even before King got to town.‐ The New York Review of Books
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2017
98% I Am Not Your Negro (2017) Not just anyone can hold your attention for two hours, which is perhaps why it does not matter how much the viewer does or does not know about James Baldwin.‐ The New York Review of Books
Read More | Posted Aug 21, 2017