Michael Baumann

Michael Baumann
Michael Baumann's reviews do not count toward the Tomatometer. This is not a Tomatometer-approved critic, and this critic's reviews are not published on a Tomatometer-approved publication.

tv Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year Review
68% The First: Season 1 (TV, 2018) I went into The First expecting, almost hoping, to hate it, and I came out liking it, because it captures the magic of the NASA drama. - The Ringer EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 21, 2018
100% Mr. Robot: Season 3 - Eps3.5_Kill-Process.Inc (TV Episode) Mr. Robot is one of the most visually distinct TV shows ever, so almost every shot has the potential to be iconic. - The Ringer EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2018
100% Parks and Recreation: Season 7 (TV, 2009-2015) The last season of Parks and Rec was a master class in how to tell a story set in the near future. - The Ringer EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 7, 2018
88% The Looming Tower: Miniseries (TV, 2018) The problem is, that was money wasted: Given the involvement of Daniels, Gibney, and Futterman, The Looming Tower is shockingly, disconcertingly bad. - The Ringer EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2018
91% The Crown: Season 2 (TV, 2016-2017) By putting the viewer at the table with the wealthiest and most powerful people in the country, The Crown blinds us to the experiences of the kind of people we know and care about in real life. - The Ringer EDIT
Read More | Posted Dec 7, 2017
31% The Orville: Season 1 (TV, 2017) What we get, then, is a clunky but eminently watchable television show, as well as evidence that-judging by the world he's created-at least part of MacFarlane aspires to be better than his reputation. - The Ringer EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 12, 2017