Author profile

Meet one of our critics.
Jack Porter

Jack Porter

Columbia, SC

Jack Porter is a senior film major at Columbia College Chicago. He is currently finishing his undergraduate degree and will be pursuing a graduate degree in screenwriting in fall 2019. He has a love of cult cinema; the weirder the better. His love for storytelling is only matched by his love of film criticism. He is particularly interested in the prevalence of genre filmmaking in modern cinema.


Ralph Breaks the Internet, The LEGO Movie 2, and the Self-Sabotaging Hero


Mission: Impossible — Fallout and the Baffling Longevity of the Beloved Spy Series


Mandy, The Strangers: Prey at Night, and Retro Aesthetics


Halloween 2018 and Snarky Self-Reflection

A slasher movie through and through