Mimi Wong

Mimi Wong
Mimi Wong's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer® when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Mediaversity Reviews
Biography:
Mimi Wong is an art and culture writer whose work has appeared in Catapult, Electric Literature, Hyperallergic, Literary Hub, Mediaversity Reviews, and Refinery29. She is also the Editor-in-Chief of the online literary magazine The Offing.
Publications: Mediaversity Reviews

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
B 100% Try Harder! (2021) While Try Harder! hints at the correlation between anti-Blackness and the model minority myth, it never quite threads anything together. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Jan 31, 2021
B 68% As You Are (2017) It's exciting to see how easily this younger generation is able to dismantle heteronormativity. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 19, 2020
B 88% Annihilation (2018) Seeing five women dominate the screen initially felt like a victory. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2020
C 90% Isle of Dogs (2018) Isle of Dogs emphasizes the inscrutability and Otherness of its Japanese characters. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 1, 2020
B 81% Tigertail (2020) The lack of dimensionality given to the daughter's story weakens the potential impact of Tigertail. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 18, 2020
97% Columbus (2017) Visually arresting and replete with contemplative moments, Columbus spotlights the eponymous Indiana town... Exquisitely rendered by cinematographer Elisha Christian, the otherwise quotidian structures of banks, libraries, and hospitals all become seen. - Hyperallergic EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 6, 2020
B+ 91% Crazy Rich Asians (2018) Crazy Rich Asians has been burdened with a great deal of responsibility. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019
B 93% The Favourite (2018) Period films have touched on same-sex romance, but the way The Favourite centers a lesbian love triangle feels utterly new. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019
A- 95% If Beale Street Could Talk (2019) The audience sees Tish and Fonny as they see each other: fully realized, at the center of their world, and as people deserving of love. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019
A- 97% The Rider (2018) Chloé Zhao's The Rider serves as a testament for why making the extra effort to tell underrepresented stories matters. - Mediaversity Reviews EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 18, 2019