Megan McLachlan

Megan McLachlan
Tomatometer-approved critic
Biography:
Megan McLachlan is a freelance writer that lives in Pittsburgh, PA. Her work has appeared in Cosmopolitan, The Cut, Paste, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Thrillist, and The Washington Post. She can be heard weekly on Awards Daily's Water Cooler Podcast, which covers the Emmys, pop culture, and more. Follow her on Twitter at @heydudemeg.
Publications: Awards Daily

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
97% A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) Hanks truly astounds in this performance. We're so used to seeing him in parts where he dominates every scene. Here, he takes a backseat (well, maybe a passenger seat). - Awards Daily EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
88% Waves (2019) Waves stands on its own as a thoughtful study into a devastating family dynamic. - Awards Daily EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
81% Just Mercy (2019) Naturally, with heavy-hitters like Jordan and Foxx, one would think this would be these two going head to head in every scene, but there are two supporting players who are scene-stealers. - Awards Daily EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
87% The Report (2019) Continuing his streak of one helluva movie year, Adam Driver truly delivers a powerhouse performance in 'The Report', written and directed by Scott Z. Burns. - Awards Daily EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
97% Clemency (2019) It's hard to imagine someone else playing Bernadine Williams, since Woodard has always been a master of reserved tension, and this film is definitely a showcase for that skill. - Awards Daily EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
97% Knives Out (2019) With rich-families-in-crisis shows like 'Succession' becoming phenomenons, this film has potential to make a big splash at the box office. And it's good, too, which is always something. - Awards Daily EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2019
86% 7 Days in Hell (2015) It's a creative take on sports documentaries and the bombastic nature in which commentators speak about historic games. And you don't even need to love tennis to appreciate it. - Awards Daily EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2019