Niv M. Sultan

Niv M. Sultan
Niv M. Sultan's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Slant Magazine
Publications: Slant Magazine

TV Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
2.5/4 80% Catherine the Great: Miniseries (TV, 2018) While the miniseries is mesmerizing to take in, beneath its aesthetic splendor lie vast, unplumbed depths. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 10, 2019
2.5/4 81% Modern Love: Season 1 (TV, 2019) The show's fundamental goal isn't to present love that's unique to the current moment, but to expose the universality of its stories. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Oct 2, 2019
3/4 82% Bless the Harts: Season 1 (TV, 2019) You can feel the series figuring itself out in its first episode. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2019
2/4 97% Unbelievable: Season 1 (TV, 2019) The series feels like a vehicle built merely to convey the information dug up by its progenitors. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Sep 4, 2019
2/4 57% Carnival Row: Season 1 (TV, 2019) The series is a genre patchwork whose individual elements fail to coalesce into a coherent whole. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 16, 2019
3/4 80% The Righteous Gemstones: Season 1 (TV, 2019) The series is a compelling and humanizing study of its characters, the faith they profess, and the world they strive to proselytize. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2019
3/4 89% Years and Years: Series 1 (TV, 2019) The series manages to pile on the cataclysms without taking pleasure in the pain of its characters. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
2/4 87% Big Little Lies: Season 2 (TV, 2017) The series works best when it focuses on intimate, human moments rather than on broad social critiques. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Jun 1, 2019
3.5/4 87% Catch-22: Miniseries (TV, 2019) Hulu's adaptation of Joseph Heller's novel invites our laughter, contemplation, and shock in equal measure. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 15, 2019
3/4 88% Dead to Me: Season 1 (TV, 2019) The series is at its strongest when using dissonance to reorient our understanding of loss. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted May 1, 2019
3.5/4 97% Ramy: Season 1 (TV, 2019) The series derives its soulfulness from the myths that Ramy, his family, and his friends tell themselves and those around them. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 27, 2019
2/4 42% Chambers: Season 1 (TV, 2019) There are moments late in the season that demonstrate the kind of gravitational pull that good horror can generate, but for the most part, the series claws at its inspirations, making confused and superficial gestures toward the works it imitates. - Slant Magazine EDIT
Read More | Posted Apr 19, 2019