Peter Sobczynski is a contributor to eFilmcritic.com and Magill's Cinema Annual and can be heard weekly on the nationally syndicated "Mancow's Morning Madhouse" radio show.
His work has also been seen in such places as the Daily Herald, playboy.com and NYFA.org and he has contributed to the upcoming book "World Film Locations: Chicago."
He saw his first movie ("Dumbo") at the age of three and hasn't stopped talking about them since. His favorite film is "Buckaroo Banzai," his favorite director is Brian De Palma and his favorite actors are Dick Miller and Nastassja Kinski.
A review of the new Criterion release of Monte Hellman's "The Shooting" and "Ride in the Whirlwind."
An appreciation of Nastassja Kinski, on the occasion of a tribute to her at the Film Society at Lincoln Center from November 27-December 3, 2014.
A review of Criterion's amazing "The Complete Jacques Tati."
A conversation with "Dear White People" writer/director Justin Simien at the 2014 Chicago International Film Festival.
An appreciation of "1941" and interview with Bob Gale.
A CIFF report on "Beloved Sisters" and "Gett."