Question: What is the opposite of a critic’s darling? Answer: Eric Schaeffer.
Mr. Schaeffer, who grew up on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, seemed on the verge of a charmed career after his first movie, My Life’s in Turnaround , was all the rage at the Sundance Film Festival in 1993. The critics liked Read More
The New York Times has finally named its replacement for lead film critic Janet Maslin. Envelope, please. And the job goes to … three different people!
Namely, Elvis Mitchell of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram ; A.O. Scott, formerly an editor at the New York Review of Books and Lingua Franca ; and Stephen Holden, who Read More