Josh Rothman

Josh Rothman
Josh Rothman's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): New Yorker
Publications: New Yorker

TV Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
82% Twin Peaks: Season 2 (TV, 1990-2017) In concrete terms, David Lynch's show is a mystery series... But "Twin Peaks" isn't "C.S.I.: Pacific Northwest"-it feels like an emanation from another, purer realm, where emotions are heightened and unheard vibrations sing. - New Yorker EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 14, 2018
98% The Good Fight: Season 1 (TV, 2017) The heroines in "The Good Fight," at least so far, are simpler. Their problems are less intimate, their strategies less perplexing. - New Yorker EDIT
Read More | Posted Mar 30, 2018
82% Star Trek: Discovery: Season 1 (TV, 2017) Star Trek has always marvelled at the eccentricities, habits, and feelings of ordinary people, which persist even in a high-tech future; these glimpses of individuality suggest that humanity has become comfortable in its own skin. - New Yorker EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 28, 2017
100% The Good Wife: Season 6 (TV, 2009-2016) While The Good Wife is still spectacularly good, it has darkened. - New Yorker EDIT
Read More | Posted May 13, 2015
100% Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor (50th Anniversary Special) (TV, 2006) And yet the silliness in Doctor Who often serves as a counterweight to the show's humanistic gravity. - New Yorker EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2013