Nathan Smith

Nathan Smith
Nathan Smith's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Nashville Scene
Publications: Nashville Scene, Pitchfork

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
65% Mister America (2019) Mister America does provide the most succinct summation thus far of the On Cinema mythology, even if it can't quite approximate the experience of the show itself. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2019
86% The Nightingale (2019) The Nightingale is at its best when it ceases to be a horror movie or a period piece and instead becomes a buddy comedy about two people bonding over how much the English have ruined their lives. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 11, 2019
62% Yesterday (2019) For all the lip service paid to the Beatles' universal greatness, Yesterday doesn't even seem to understand why anyone ever thought John, Paul, George, and Ringo were so brilliant in the first place. - Pitchfork EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2019
99% Apollo 11 (2019) The newly discovered footage is so crisp and cinematic that moon-landing skeptics will no doubt see it as further evidence of fakery. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2019
96% Birds of Passage (Pájaros de verano) (2019) Birds of Passage is intriguing because of its denial of the genre's most salient tropes. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2019
94% Transit (2019) Transit isn't all sociopolitical metaphor; it's also a master class in efficient genre filmmaking. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2019
99% Ash Is Purest White (2019) Zhao's performance is built out of fleeting gestures, and she expresses a lifetime of pain with a lightness of touch. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2019
83% Her Smell (2019) Moss' manic energy carries the film - everyone else is just a comet caught in her orbit. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 17, 2019
88% Non-Fiction (Doubles vies) (2019) It's a study in change itself, an examination of the adaptation of a culture exposed to new technologies and ideas. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 7, 2019
95% Shadow (2019) What unfolds is backroom political intrigue, forbidden romance and buckets of blood. - Nashville Scene EDIT
Read More | Posted May 31, 2019