Jack Thomas

Jack Thomas
Jack Thomas's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Boston Globe
Publications: Boston Globe

TV Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
47% The Academy Awards: 54th Oscars (TV, 1978-2020) Monday night's program was, by every measure, better than it has been in years past, and setting aside immodesty. Oscar night still provides an opportunity for us to indulge in the tinsel, to escape the bleakness and blandness of our own lives. - Boston Globe EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2021
85% St. Elsewhere: Season 1 (TV, 1982-1988) For St. Elsewhere, the doctor prescribes a strong dose of better writing and bed rest, which will enable the patient to watch Hill Street Blues and see how it ought to be done. - Boston Globe EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 11, 2021
87% Miami Vice: Season 1 (TV, 1984-1990) Miami Vice has the look, the feel, and the sound of good television. In a season short of worthwhile drama, this is the one to watch. - Boston Globe EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 7, 2021
95% Hill Street Blues: Season 1 (TV, 1981-1987) Hill Street Blues is the best cop story in a long time, a skillfull drama blending the horror of police work with the Barney Miller humor that cops sometimes need to preserve their sanity. - Boston Globe EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 6, 2021
57% ALF: Season 1 (TV, 1986-1990) [ALF is] the story of a smart- aleck creature from outer space with a big nose that crash-lands into a garage and moves right into Max Wright's average suburban family with the stupidest jokes in the galaxy. - Boston Globe EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 25, 2018