Jessica Derschowitz TV Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Jessica Derschowitz

Jessica Derschowitz
Jessica Derschowitz's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Entertainment Weekly

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
95% Scandal: Season 5 (TV, 2015-2016) It feels like early Scandal episodes in the best way.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2018
A 86% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - Night (TV Episode) It makes for a fitting endpoint for this 10-episode run and could have easily worked as a series finale had the show ended here. But, as we all know, there's more coming.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2017
B+ 100% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - The Bridge (TV Episode) The journey into this world has been both addictive and scarily relevant, and it does feel like we're building to a boiling point.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2017
B 75% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - Jezebels (TV Episode) There's no rabbit hole for Offred to escape through (if only!), but she's brought into a new facet of this strange new world. Curiouser and curiouser, indeed.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2017
A- 80% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - The Other Side (TV Episode) Let's get the big news out of the way -- like the Mexican government official promised, though it might have seemed too good to be true, Luke is alive. ALIVE! And even better, he now knows June is alive too.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2017
A- 100% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - A Woman's Place (TV Episode) In "A Woman's Place," we get new insight into another central character -- Serena Joy, who helped dream up this new society and is now trapped by the rules that govern it. ‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2017
A 100% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - Faithful (TV Episode) We've already seen the show expand the world of Margaret Atwood's novel well, but it hasn't gone beyond that framework yet.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 20, 2017
B+ 100% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum (TV Episode) Serena Joy wasn't kidding around with that "things can get much worse for you" threat.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2017
A- 89% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - Late (TV Episode) In the book version of The Handmaid's Tale, Ofglen dies... But now, Ofglen is still alive and could very easily remain part of the story. And I hope she does.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
B+ 100% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - Birth Day (TV Episode) The arrival of a new baby is a joyful thing -- at least until you remember what kind of a world we're in now. This is Gilead, remember? We can't just have nice things.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 18, 2017
A- 100% The Handmaid's Tale: Season 1 - Offred (TV Episode) Are you ready for some dystopian horrors that feel just a little too real? Hope so, because we've just begun Hulu's adaptation of Margaret Atwood's chilling 1985 novel The Handmaid's Tale, a story all too culturally relevant again today.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2017
B+ 100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - To Right the Wrongs of Many (TV Episode) As far as finales go, this one did a pretty good job of toeing the line between closing up everyone's stories but not spending the entire hour checking boxes for each and every character.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2017
A- 100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Guillotines Decide (TV Episode) Leave it to Orphan Black to throw us a Clone Club party and then break our hearts.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2017
A- 86% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Gag or Throttle (TV Episode) This episode proved to be a great Orphan Black hour -- full of interesting plot developments with a few great twists.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jul 23, 2017
B+ 91% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Manacled Slim Wrists (TV Episode) Serious question: What if my entire recap was just "OMG, KRYSTAL" copied and pasted approximately 100 times?‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2017
B- 100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Ease for Idle Millionaires (TV Episode) On the bright side, we did get more clarity on Kira's healing abilities, which have been mysteriously teased since Orphan's early days. And the preview for next week teases Krystal's return, which is joyful news in itself.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jul 10, 2017
B 100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Let the Children and Childbearers Toil (TV Episode) Science has always been one of the core components of Orphan Black, but so has power... Now, with P.T. Westmoreland in the picture and Rachel by his side, we're seeing more of those inner workings than ever before.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jul 4, 2017
100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Beneath Her Heart (TV Episode) After being basically sidelined for two whole episodes, we finally got ourselves a serious dose of Alison this week -- and the mix of flashback and present-day dilemmas gave us greater insight into one of the original Clone Club members.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jun 26, 2017
A- 100% Orphan Black: Season 5 - Clutch of Greed (TV Episode) Seriously, that single take. Bravo.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jun 19, 2017
B+ 91% Orphan Black: Season 5 - The Few Who Dare (TV Episode) Deep breaths, Clone Club. It's the beginning of the end.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jun 12, 2017
71% American Horror Story: Hotel - Room Service (TV Episode) Bet you'll think twice before ever ordering pâté from hotel room service.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2015
87% American Horror Story: Hotel - Mommy (TV Episode) "Hi, Mommy," has never sounded so creepy.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Oct 22, 2015
100% Orphan Black: Season 4 - From Dancing Mice to Psychopaths (TV Episode) Season 4's capper gave us the moment we've been waiting for all year -- Cosima and Delphine, together again! -- plus the fitting dispatch of Evie Cho and Rachel firmly back to the Villain column.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2016
100% Orphan Black: Season 4 - The Mitigation of Competition (TV Episode) Well, that was a double dose of happy returns.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jun 10, 2016
89% Orphan Black: Season 4 - The Redesign of Natural Objects (TV Episode) What surprised me even more was that for a moment there, I did think Alison might betray Sarah to help Donnie. Should've known she'd pick sestras over mestras.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Jun 3, 2016
100% Orphan Black: Season 4 - The Antisocialism Of Sex (TV Episode) TGFF. Thank God for Felix.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted May 27, 2016
88% Orphan Black: Season 4 - The Scandal of Altruism (TV Episode) We're now six episodes in, and especially after this game-changer of an hour, I really think this is the best Orphan Black has been since season 1.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted May 20, 2016
100% Orphan Black: Season 4 - Human Raw Material (TV Episode) We did see the return of Krystal, in all her blond-haired, perfectly manicured glory. Not the brightest bulb of the Leda bunch, but it's so nice to see her out and about again, even if she's inadvertently causing our other clones trouble.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted May 13, 2016
100% Orphan Black: Season 4 - From Instinct To Rational Control (TV Episode) Basically, no one won anything this episode (unless you count Ferdinand winning at not getting blown to bits), but all the reveals gave us a great episode.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted May 6, 2016
100% Orphan Black: Season 4 - The Stigmata of Progress (TV Episode) Do you hate the dentist? Then this is not the Orphan Black episode for you.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Apr 29, 2016
80% Orphan Black: Season 4 - Transgressive Border Crossing (TV Episode) "Transgressive Border Crossing" shed more light into Beth's final days, and also added "maggot-bots" into the show's lexicon and my future nightmares. Suffice to say, this gives "bugged" a whole new meaning.‐ Entertainment Weekly
Read More | Posted Apr 22, 2016