Pépé le Moko, 1937

Las Vegas Weekly

My main gig these days, even though I’m nowhere near Vegas. It’s a new world out there. Latest review: The Belko Experiment

The A.V. Club

I write for these folks too, because diversity, prestige, more paychecks. You’ll find me contributing film reviews and the occasional feature. I also, for nearly eight years, penned Scenic Routes, a biweekly column about film scenes of note. Latest review: Dig Two Graves The final Scenic Route: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

Other Miscellaneous Writing

The Dissolve is no more, alas, but all the work I'm proud to have done for the site remains.

2017 in Movies

We got reviews. We got a crazily detailed grid-list. We got a running top ten that omits your favorites. (still the '16 list for now) Come on down!

Viewing Journal

Snarkier drive-by comments now get filed on Letterboxd. There's also the basic list of every damn film I’ve seen this year. added: Mildred Pierce x2, Song to Song

Elsewhere Online

Increasingly rare random musings and seasonal Skandies updates over at Listen Eggroll. If you're curious about what TV I watch, that information is now available. And I’m on the Twitter like the everybody else.