“Leigh’s Mr. Turner is a gentleman by social position, but he’s also a brute laborer, with paint-spattered hands.”Read More
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I'm a freelance writer and critic who's been writing professionally about about movies, television, music, and comics for over 20 years, for publications like The Dissolve, The A.V. Club, and The Los Angeles Times. I'm an obsessive consumer of pop culture, who likes to connect what's going on now with what happened in decades past, to try and better understand both art and the world. I live in central Arkansas with my wife and two kids, and spend whatever free time I have cooking for my family, going for walks around our beautiful state, and obsessing over college football and the Atlanta Braves.
“What’s so bracing about Czech New Wave films is how honest and artful they are.”Read More