A third-generation Los Angeles native, she is a member of the LA Film Critics Association and the Broadcast Film Critics Association. You can find Christy’s handwriting on ChristyLemire.com. She is also on Twitter @christylemire and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/christy.lemire2. Read her answers to our love of cinema quiz here.
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MARY BETH MCANDREWS
Mary Beth McAndrews is currently a digital and communications specialist for the Humane Rescue Alliance, the only open access shelter in Washington, DC. She creates video content showcasing adoptable animals, as well as various HRA community programs. She is also editor-in-chief of Much Ado About Cinema, main contributor to Nightmare on Film Street and co-host of the Scarred For Life podcast. She has signed online and in print for outlets such as Polygon, Bloody Disgusting, Bitch Mag, Daily Grindhouse, Grim Magazine and Girls on Tops.
Previously, she worked for National Geographic and Discovery Communications in social and digital media. She received her MA from the University of Chicago in 2019. During her stay, she focused on Film and Media Studies and Gender Studies. When she’s not writing, she scours the internet for the next weird horror movie to watch or disturbs her cat, Zucchini.
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NELL MINOW, associate editor of RogerEbert.com
Nell Minow reviews movies and DVDs weekly under the title The Movie Mom online and on radio stations across the United States. She is the author of The Movie Mom’s Family Movie Guide and 101 Must-See Movie Moments.
His articles have appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Kansas City Star, USA Today, Family Fun, Daughters, Parents and three editions of the Practical Guide to Practically Everything. She has been featured in The New York Times, The Economist, Forbes, Chicago Tribune, Working Woman, CFO Magazine, Ladies Home Journal, Washingtonian Magazine, and Chicago Sun Times, and has appeared as The Movie Mom on CBS This Morning . , Fox Morning News, NPR and CNN. She is the founder of Miniver Press, a publishing company specializing in non-fiction e-books and print books on the arts, music, sports, history and culture. She graduated from Sarah Lawrence College and University of Chicago Law School and her wonderful husband allows her to have a “10 best movies” list with 20 movies on it.