Samantha Nelson

Samantha Nelson
Tomatometer-approved critic
Samantha Nelson is a Chicago-based critic and entertainment writer. Her work can be found at Polygon, IGN, The A.V. Club, and What to Watch. Find Samantha @samanthanelson1
Publications: IGN Movies, AV Club, The Verge, Polygon

Movie Reviews Only

T-Meter Title | Year
83% Proxima (2019) In Penny Dreadful, Green demonstrated an ability to alternate between seeming preternaturally confident and absolutely tortured, and that contrast is on full display in Proxima. - Polygon EDIT
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2020
29% Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2019) The Coming Race might not sell the need for this absurd series to continue, it at least provides a reason to go back and watch the original, and help its creators get the money they need to try to recapture their uniquely bizarre form of movie magic. - The Verge EDIT
Read More | Posted Jul 17, 2019
61% Alita: Battle Angel (2019) It's a shame that the film doesn't stand on its own, with a story as creative and engaging as its setting. - The Verge EDIT
Read More | Posted Feb 1, 2019