Lawrence Ware

Lawrence Ware
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Lawrence is a philosopher of race at his day job and a curator of dopeness when time allows. Words in The New York Times, Slate Magazine, The Root and others. Email him at law.writes@gmail.com
Publications: New York Times, Slate, The Root

movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
77% Sleight (2017) This is not a perfect film, but I don't expect that from a superhero film. I want solid characters, convincing acting and solid action. The fact that this film gives all of that while being centered in the black experience makes it a must-see. - The Root EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2019
67% Come Sunday (2018) Come Sunday Takes the Challenges of Faith Seriously. We Need More Movies Like It. - Slate EDIT
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96% BlacKkKlansman (2018) The filmmaker rips from the headlines, but the struggles remain the same. - Slate EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2019
97% Black Panther (2018) "Black Panther" lived up to the hype. - New York Times EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 8, 2019