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 look back at one of the biggest box office bombs of 30 years ago.
The career-spanning retrospective opens November 25 and will be available nationwide.
A preview of the 2020 Chicago International Film Festival, which starts this week.
Made with startling intelligence and skill, Cronenberg's debut has not lost any of its potency over the decades.