Nicholas Lemann

Nicholas Lemann
Nicholas Lemann's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): The New York Review of Books

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
97% When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts (2006) Raw and painful-it got across the pure horror of the aftermath of the storm... - The New York Review of Books EDIT
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No Score Yet If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise (2010) By the dictates of narrative logic, the boisterous opening scenes of If God Is Willing have to be a straw man that can then be knocked down, and Lee doesn't disappoint. What follows is a comprehensive, vivid, detailed, relentlessly negative portrait. - The New York Review of Books EDIT
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96% Trouble the Water (2008) The best of the Katrina documentaries thus far, to my mind, is Trouble the Water. - The New York Review of Books EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 5, 2018