Lynnette Nicholas Movie Reviews & Previews - Rotten Tomatoes

Lynnette Nicholas

Lynnette Nicholas
Lynnette Nicholas's reviews only count toward the Tomatometer when published at the following Tomatometer-approved publication(s): Entertainment Weekly, Common Sense Media, Black Girl Nerds

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Rating T-Meter Title | Year Review
4/5 No Score Yet A Kid From Coney Island (2019) Inspiring sports docu shows value of perseverance. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted May 4, 2020
3/5 75% Assassin 33 A.D. (2020) Religion and time-travel converge in intense thriller. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Apr 16, 2020
4.5/5 39% Only (2020) Takashi Doscher's Only depicts a love that we rarely get to see on screen.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Mar 24, 2020
4/5 77% The Banker (2020) '60s-set drama highlights housing, banking discrimination. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2020
2/5 67% Extracurricular (2019) Dark, morbid teen horror with lots of blood, gore, murder. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2020
3/5 48% Burden (2020) Dramatic true story of redemption has racial violence. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Mar 6, 2020
4/5 82% Eve's Bayou (1996) '90s African American family drama has violence, language.‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2020
4/5 86% Rosewood (1997) Action-packed historical drama; some violence. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Feb 28, 2020
3/5 74% The Photograph (2020) Genuine romantic drama positively showcases Black love.‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Feb 18, 2020
4/5 93% Light from Light (2019) Beautiful drama about loss gently touches on supernatural.‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Jan 16, 2020
3/5 21% Cats (2019) Big-screen musical adaptation is both strange and magical. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Dec 18, 2019
2/5 No Score Yet Hold On (2019) Powerful message, but plot falls short in faith-based drama. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Dec 11, 2019
4/5 82% Queen & Slim (2019) Romantic thriller has violence, but there's love, too. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Nov 26, 2019
4/5 88% Hala (2019) Poetic coming-of-age tale tackles religion, youth with care. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Nov 25, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet To Be of Service (2019) Raw, honest documentary gets real about post-war trauma. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Nov 6, 2019
4/5 48% American Son (2019) Kenny Leon's 'American Son' gets real about societal constructs and implicit racial bias‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2019
3/5 60% Miss Virginia (2019) Mother's love trumps dirty politicians in fact-based drama. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Oct 17, 2019
2/5 19% Semper Fi (2019) Violent, salty, slow-moving action drama highlights loyalty. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Oct 3, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet Claudine (1974) '70s romantic drama about black family has cursing, violence ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2019
4/5 77% Crooklyn (1994) Nuanced depiction of a black family in Brooklyn; language. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Sep 16, 2019
4/5 No Score Yet Bring the Soul: The Movie (2019) Refreshing, transparent peek behind the scenes with BTS. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Aug 12, 2019
3/5 No Score Yet The Last Whistle (2019) Compassion and teamwork beat pride and ego in sports drama.‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted Jun 27, 2019
4/5 32% Shaft (2019) Shaft's no-nonsense, street-style of fighting crime, coupled with JJ's millennial political-correctness, cyber smarts and sensitive consideration for the humanity in others makes for an interesting, yet dynamic storyline.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Jun 14, 2019
4/5 66% A Time to Kill (1996) Legal drama candidly tackles race relations in America. ‐ Common Sense Media
Read More | Posted May 29, 2019
4.5/5 95% See You Yesterday (2019) 'See You Yesterday' is a creative sci-fi drama that showcases the potential of teenage science prodigies, while simultaneously highlighting the traumatic effects of police brutality in predominantly Black and Brown communities.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted May 13, 2019
3/5 50% Tolkien (2019) Overall, 'Tolkien' is cinematically interesting and gives a sympathetic look into the early and middle years of JRR Tolkien's life.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted May 3, 2019
5/5 40% Gully (2019) Nabil Elderkin's Gully is gritty, honest, and visually unforgettable. A definite must-see!‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted May 2, 2019
4/5 61% Breakthrough (2019) Finally, there is a film that truly exemplifies what it means to have faith.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Apr 21, 2019
3.5/5 89% Missing Link (2019) Laika Studios' Missing Link is visually stimulating and charming, yet at times the content is too mature for this to be altogether a kid-friendly or family movie. ‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Apr 10, 2019
5/5 93% Us (2019) In Peele's Us, there is truly no place to run and hide. The only solution is for the families affected by these evil appearances to truly look inside of themselves.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Mar 21, 2019
3.5/5 34% Wonder Park (2019) 'Wonder Park' is an adventurous animated kid's film that encourages embracing the power of the imagination.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Mar 15, 2019
5/5 100% Supa Modo (2018) Supa Modo is a well-written live-action film that will definitely tug at your heart.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Mar 2, 2019
5/5 61% Dilili in Paris (Dilili à Paris) (2019) 'Dilili in Paris' is a kid-friendly, family film that takes viewers on an epic journey throughout Paris. Ocelot's attention to detail makes this animated film a must see.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Feb 25, 2019
4/5 94% Premature (2020) Premature' is raw, honest, gritty and endearing. It forces viewers to ponder moments, actions and consequences of times past, or maybe right here in the present - without being didactic, forceful or overt.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Jan 28, 2019
4/5 89% The Kid Who Would Be King (2019) Joe Cornish delivers a clever and modern take on an epic Arthurian legend. Laced with magic and lore, the film is full of inspiration for younger audiences.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Jan 15, 2019
2.5/5 53% Once Upon a Deadpool (2018) Once Upon A Deadpool is rated PG-13, but it shouldn't be.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Dec 17, 2018
3/5 No Score Yet Revival! (2018) Harry Lennix's Revival! presents a fresh and innovative take on the Gospel according to John. With a star-studded cast and the Word of God, Revival! is sure to be a good family film to watch over the holidays.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Nov 30, 2018
3.5/5 81% Instant Family (2018) Instant Family is a family comedy that will make you laugh, cry and truly ponder the plight of children in the foster care system. ‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Nov 15, 2018
3.5/5 33% The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) 'The Nutcracker and the Four Realms' is everything that idealistic viewers will expect it to be. Prepare to enter into a world of whimsy, beauty, and creativity. ‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Nov 2, 2018
3.5/5 27% Night School (2018) 'Night School' is everything that we have come to expect from Hart and Haddish--a fun time, cheeky and sarcastic jokes, and great laughs.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Sep 26, 2018
3.5/5 76% Smallfoot (2018) What Smallfoot lacks in traditional, family-oriented style and delivery, it makes up for with its engaging characters who exude compassion and keep things lively.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Sep 24, 2018
4/5 100% United Skates (2018) 'United Skates' gives a compassionate and in-depth look into the historical and cultural legacy of skating within African-American communities across the nation.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Sep 22, 2018
4/5 87% Colette (2018) 'Colette' is provocative and very timely in the context of what's happening globally with the construct of the female identity. Wash Westmoreland's biopic applies balance in depicting a liberated bisexual woman, without dehumanizing the male identity.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Sep 13, 2018
4.5/5 97% Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) Fallout is sure to be one of the best films of the summer.‐ Black Girl Nerds
Read More | Posted Jul 31, 2018