Dimitri A.C. Ly
Dimitri A.C. Ly

Editor in Chief / Movie Critic: When he started this site, Dimitri never thought he'd be writing blurbs about himself in the third person. In his other life, he works as a writer, translator, and editor for various publications in print and online. His motto is, "Have pen, will travel."


Now You See Me (2013)

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The success of a heist movie is predicated on one notion: our longing to be the smartest person in the room. The thrill of a perfectly executed robbery can outshine any 3-D digital effect, Michael Bay explosion, or gratuitous... [ More ]

Roundtable 40: A Michael for the Modern World

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John Carpenter returns to the franchise that made him famous! Chris, Eric, and Dimitri discuss the latest movie news and engage in an in-depth conversation about Michael Myers and the inherent challenges of making a Halloween (1978) sequel. Also, our panelists review... [ More ]

Roundtable 38: Civil War and Other Marvel Kerfuffles

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Marvel Versus Asians! With Marvel once again breaking records this weekend, Eric and Dimitri review the studio's latest blockbuster Captain America: Civil War (2016) while Chris gives us an update on DC's Legends of Tomorrow. Also, Dimitri clarifies his thoughts about... [ More ]

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

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In my retrospective of Marvel Phase One, I expressed concerns over the studio delivering the same cookie-cutter blockbuster four times a year. To their credit... [ More ]