Many thanks to Roger Ebert’s favorite reporter covering Ebertfest, Melissa Merli, for a wonderful interview. This is her third year at Ebertfest, where she handled the onstage Q-and-A after “Short Term 12” was shown Thursday afternoon. That movie made her […]
Many thanks to Kevin Sampson for including me in the Picture Lock Women’s History Month special, a panel discussion about the state of women in film, on and off screen. And many thanks to my fellow panelists, casting director Kimberly Skyrme, […]
This weekend only: the Kindle version of my book, 50 Must-See Movies: Weddings is free! What’s your favorite movie wedding scene?
Many thanks to “Marcus Julianus” of Existimatum for this lovely interview about how I became a movie critic and how I approach my reviews. Early Career EX: Tell us about where you grew up and what kind of childhood you […]
Many thanks to Kevin Sampson for a great interview!
Thanks to Betty Jo Tucker for re-broadcasting our Monsters vs. Aliens debate in time for Halloween! I could easily have taken either side in the debate and it was a blast to argue in favor of some of my favorites.
I’m delighted to announce publication of my newest book, 50 Must-See Movies: Fathers. Earlier volumes in the series include the print and ebook 101 Must-See Movie Moments, and the other 99 cent ebooks 50 Must-See Movies: Mothers and 50 Must-See […]
I was honored to be invited to talk about “Rush” for the Voice of America’s Russian channel!
I was very pleased to be included in a new article about the way folklore continues to be at the heart of 21st century storytelling. Folklore is the mother of all stories – “every story told since stories began has […]
Many thanks to Tom Sanchez for his thoughtful and perceptive review of my book, 101 Must-See Movie Moments (Must-See Movies) –in other words, he liked it! Nell Minow is old-school, like a critic should be. She has seen untold thousands […]