First Things

First Things is not a Tomatometer-approved publication. Reviews from this publication only count toward the Tomatometer when written by the following Tomatometer-approved critic(s): Armond White, Eve Tushnet
Rating Title/Year Author
A Separation (2011) Eve Tushnet A Separation is a deeply empathetic movie. It feels for all of its characters even as they act in self-serving or self-deceiving ways. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
Moonlight (2016) Eve Tushnet It's impressionistic and image-rich, with swirling camera and lush color... a story about men's need to be tender. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
The Final Girls (2015) Eve Tushnet It's charming, touching, and mostly successful. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
The Wise Kids (2011) Eve Tushnet This is a film with unusual imaginative generosity. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
I Am Not a Witch (2017) Eve Tushnet I Am Not a Witch, the brilliant feature debut of Zambian-Welsh writer and director Rungano Nyoni, is a satire with the haunting, surreal sensibility of a fairy tale. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
I, Tonya (2017) Eve Tushnet Balances perfectly on a double-edged blade: the outside edge of satire and the inside edge of tragedy. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
La fille inconnue (2016) Eve Tushnet it's a portrayal of guilt, shame, and deliverance as rich and memorable as any I've seen. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
Marshland (2014) Eve Tushnet It's a tight script whose classic cop-film pleasures hide unexpected nuance and empathy. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
The Lobster (2015) Eve Tushnet Brutal and hilarious, with satire so sharp it could cut your wrists. EDIT
Posted Aug 6, 2018
Nine (2009) Armond White While Fellini pondered the possibilities of sin and redemption, Nine 's all-singing, all-dancing, all-laughing remake proffers a mindless celebration of capital S (as in silly ) sin. EDIT
Posted Aug 3, 2018