KANSAS CITY, Kan. (BP) -- I love movies. Always have. When I was 8 years old, I would come home from school and watch the afternoon movie on a local TV channel that ran the same film five days in a row.
I'd see the likes of "The Bride of Frankenstein," "Hondo," "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon," "Them!" and countless others. I didn't realize at the time, but I was studying the art and construction of movies. Little did I know that this practice would serve me as a film critic one day.
Year after year since those childhood days, I have dutifully taken note when Oscar ... Read More