Nick Davis
Associate Professor
Department of English,
Program in Gender and     Sexuality Studies,
Northwestern University
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Guide to my ratings

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116 U.S. releases
129 world premieres
The Fifties!: Year's best so far.

Ranking 40 films I saw at the
Chicago Int'l Film Festival,
plus 11 queer films at Reeling.

From 11 days spent at TIFF:
45 features, 15 shorts.
Spotlight: Middle East, Africa

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: NZ

Interview: Todd Haynes
Follow-up on his film series
Interview: Mia Wasikowska.

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

Updated in November 2015!
Eyes Wide Shut (1999)
Opening Night (1977)

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.