Willa Paskin

Willa Paskin
Willa Paskin's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Salon.com, Slate

Movie Reviews Only

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review

Amanda Knox (2016)

"For such a sedate film, Amanda Knox achieves a surprisingly moving climax." ‐Slate
Posted Sep 30, 2016

Confirmation (2016)

"Confirmation is not a particularly good production, but it is gripping. " ‐Slate
Posted Apr 14, 2016

The Wiz Live! (2015)

"As much as Dorothy wants to go home, the Scarecrow needs a brain, the Tin-Man desires a heart, or the Cowardly Lion longs for a spine, NBC coveted a hit: The Wizard delivered." ‐Slate
Posted Dec 4, 2015

The Normal Heart (2014)

"The Normal Heart is a blunt, effective instrument, a handsome, walloping cudgel that begins in gay paradise on the eve of the apocalypse: Fire Island, 1982. " ‐Slate
Posted May 22, 2014

Veronica Mars (2014)

"I don't know how much money Veronica Mars will make, or how much money it has to make to be deemed a success, but as means of fan-satisfaction it is a needle to a major vein." ‐Slate
Posted Mar 12, 2014

Flowers in the Attic (2014)

"Flowers in the Attic acts as if it is just another life-affirming Lifetime movie about surviving terrible situations. " ‐Slate
Posted Jan 16, 2014

Clear History (2013)

"As the movie proceeds, it gains traction, first as a kind of pleasant alt-Woody Allen vehicle... and then as a well-modulated morality play. " ‐Slate
Posted Aug 8, 2013

Phil Spector (2013)

"Phil Spector is missing dramatic tension." ‐Salon.com
Posted May 22, 2013

Behind the Candelabra (2013)

"[Soderbergh's] total avoidance of camp and his deeply sympathetic treatment of both major characters is a way... to make Liberace and Thorson people, not stereotypes." ‐Salon.com
Posted May 22, 2013
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"Top of the Lake, like the best crime series, is about so much more than solving a crime." ‐Salon.com
Posted Mar 22, 2013
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