@theamynicholson

  • @theamynicholson
    3 July, 2015

    @SerrJorge4 @devincf It's definitely inevitable!

  • @theamynicholson
    3 July, 2015

    @kabirakhtar I thought I was clever for multiplying! Had already patted myself on the back.

  • @theamynicholson
    3 July, 2015

    @BigDumbMale Absolutely not. Though it was kind of fun.

  • @theamynicholson
    3 July, 2015

    "I've lost count of how many Republicans are running. They'll have enough for an actual Hunger Games." -- Obama, yesterday in Wisconsin

  • @theamynicholson
    3 July, 2015

    @ScottFilmCritic a) A little humbled and dirty, but otherwise fine. and b) Sure feels like it. The neighbor had a handlebar mustache.

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Amy Nicholson

Amy Nicholson

Amy Nicholson is chief film critic for L.A. Weekly. Her reviews and stories appear in all Voice Media Group publications, and she co-hosts the weekly Voice Film Club podcast. Nicholson holds a double B.A. in film studies and anthropology from the University of Oklahoma as well as a master’s in professional writing from USC. Her criticism has been recognized by the Los Angeles Press Club and the Association of Alternative Newsmedia, and her first book, Tom Cruise: Anatomy of an Actor, was recently published by Cahiers du Cinema. Reach her on Twitter at @theamynicholson.

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