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Sam Thielman

Sam Thielman
Sam Thielman's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Guardian

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
66% Marvel's The Punisher: Season 1 (TV, 2017) It's been the mode of almost all of the streaming giant's Marvel shows: dull, often pointlessly nasty brutality with some languid speechifying between crunching bones. In the Punisher's case, though, it's not even artful fist-fighting.‐ Guardian
Read More | Posted Jul 12, 2018
2/5 82% Star Trek: Discovery: Chapters 1 & 2 (TV, 2017-2018) [A show is] only as progressive as its writers think their audience is. Maybe that's why the latest version, Star Trek: Discovery, is more depressing than it probably intends to be.‐ Guardian
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2017
69% The X-Files: Season 10 - Babylon (TV Episode) Chris Carter has returned to write and direct Babylon, the newest episode of The X-Files, which can mean only one thing: a symbolism-heavy hour that makes almost no sense and has coded (and explicit!) wingnuttery throughout.‐ Guardian
Read More | Posted Mar 8, 2016
85% The X-Files: Season 10 - Home Again (TV Episode) The episode, written by Glen Morgan, has plenty of high notes, and a bad guy you can practically smell.‐ Guardian
Read More | Posted Mar 1, 2016
100% The X-Files: Season 10 - Mulder & Scully Meet the Were-monster (TV Episode) The third episode is not just a welcome improvement but among the best single hours in the entire series, thanks in large part to some very clever writing and directing from Darin Morgan and a hilarious turn from Rhys Darby as Guy Mann.‐ Guardian
Read More | Posted Feb 23, 2016