Nick Davis
Associate Professor
Department of English,
Program in Gender and     Sexuality Studies,
Northwestern University
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160 U.S. releases
157 world premieres
The year's best performances


Top 10 lists for 2015!
The best U.S. releases
The best world premieres


Updated for February!
'44 champ Ethel Barrymore in
None But the Lonely Heart


All full reviews, including:
City of Lost Children (1995)
Stranger by the Lake (2013)


Search film reviews by year
Currently amid restructuring
New: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998


Search film reviews by title
Currently amid restructuring
Fully updated listings: GZ


Interview: Todd Haynes
Follow-up on his film series
And one more with Haynes!

4 updates in November 2015!
Under the Sun of Satan (1987)
The Third Man (1949)


Finished in December 2015!
Pola X (1999)
Velvet Goldmine (1998)


Career profiles on Annette, Emma, Julie, Katharine, Meryl


Study Guides: Selma, Birdman
Syllabi: two winter courses

Answers to recurring queries
about the site, my job, etc.