Richmond, VA, United States
ABOUT KIMBERLY GADETTE
Kimberly Gadette, a bona fide critic at Rotten Tomatoes, has been published over 1,200 times in the last twelve years. Aside from her national and international movie reviews for various publications, she’s worked as a journalist at Cannes, Sundance and Tribeca film festivals.
Other than film, her writings encompass political commentary, travel, sports, humor and pop culture for such publications as Salon.com, The Boston Globe, McClatchy News, The Oregonian, Fodor’s travel books, The Advocate, Meredith Corporation, Women’s eNews, PopMatters, The Forward, various Northwest travel magazines, and Detroit and Denver sports outlets.
Favorite Films: The Heiress, Singin’ in the Rain, American in Paris, Some Like it Hot, Groundhog Day, Heart and Souls, Hudsucker Proxy, The Princess Bride, Bull Durham, Field of Dreams, Sunset Boulevard, Rebecca, Carousel, Camelot, Young Frankenstein, The Lady Eve, Stardust, The Brothers Bloom, Wall-E
Favorite Actors: Henry Fonda, Spencer Tracy, Barbara Stanwyck, Jeff Bridges, James Stewart, Bette Davis, Bryan Cranston, Christian Bale, Ben Foster, Judy Dench, Helen Mirren, Viola Davis, Robert Downey Jr., Daniel Day-Lewis
Favorite Directors: Martin Scorsese, Vincente Minnelli, Frank Capra, Preston Sturges, Billy Wilder, Coen Bros., Alfred Hitchcock, George Cukor
Favorite Writers: Billy Wilder/I.A.L. Diamond, Ben Hecht, Waldo Salt, Coen Bros., William Goldman, Preston Sturges, Steven Zaillian
Favorite Techs: Gordon Willis, Danny Elfman, Thelma Schoonmaker