Katie Smith-Wong

Katie Smith-Wong
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
I'm a British-born Chinese female film writer based in London. I currently write for VODzilla, Film Stories Magazine, Den of Geek and Flickfeast, for which I am also the Festivals editor. I want to raise awareness about Asian representation in not only mainstream media, but also film criticism, showing that diversity is the way forward in the entertainment industry.

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
4/5 87% Hustlers (2019) Lopez exudes confidence and a level of sass that suits her character perfectly ... Through [Lorene Scafaria's] mindful direction and concise screenplay, Hustlers is an unexpectedly gratifying 110 minutes. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 10, 2019
4/5 62% It Chapter Two (2019) Overall, IT: Chapter Two reminds audiences that horror film sequels can be good with Skarsgård reinforcing Pennywise's position as the scariest clown ever. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 3, 2019
4/5 95% Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) Pain and Glory is Almodóvar's most deeply affecting film to date that highlights Banderas' talent through a subtly emotive performance. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2019
4/5 99% The Farewell (2019) A remarkable, relatable and poignant drama, The Farewell is stunning in its simplicity with Awkwafina delivering a performance that showcases her talent. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019
4/5 91% Fyre (2019) Fyre shows that there are real people paying the price for Billy McFarland's actions...this gripping documentary emphasises the ramifications of his actions. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019
4/5 78% Captain Marvel (2019) After 11 years, a cynic could argue Marvel Studios is almost over-compensating for a lack of a female heroine. But you can't argue with the results - fun, action-packed and empowering, Captain Marvel is the girl power film the MCU needs. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019
4/5 88% Blinded by the Light (2019) Although not a musical, Springsteen's uplifting anthems allow Blinded by the Light to offer a rare ray of cinematic sunshine. Thanks to Kalra's winsome performance, it is a feel-good film with heart. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
4/5 79% Good Boys (2019) Stupnitsky's Good Boys is a strong debut that makes teen comedy elements relevant for younger characters, highlighting that pre-pubescents need guidance too. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
3/5 84% Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019) What Dora and the Lost City of Gold lacks in originality, it makes up in charm and energy, as well as a winsome performance from Moner. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
4/5 67% Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019) The Fast and the Furious franchise has affirmed itself as a source of unadulterated entertainment and this spin-off is no exception. - Flick Feast EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 15, 2019