Christopher Campbell

Christopher Campbell began writing film criticism and covering film festivals for a zine called Read, back when a zine could actually get you Sundance press credentials. He's now a Senior Editor at FSR and the founding editor of our sister site Nonfics. He also regularly contributes to Fandango and Rotten Tomatoes and is the President of the Critics Choice Association's Documentary Branch.
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‘Halloween Kills’ is the Biggest Horror Movie of the Year

By Christopher Campbell 

Meanwhile, Ridley Scott had the worst debut of his directorial career with ‘The Last Duel.’

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‘No Time to Die’ Underperforms in Lowest Opening for Daniel Craig’s James Bond

By Christopher Campbell 

The new 007 film proves it’s no time to die at the box office, but it’s still not time to live your best life.

Craig and de Armas in No Time To Die

12 Movies You Need to Watch After ‘No Time to Die’

By Christopher Campbell 

We look back at the movies that came before — and maybe informed — the latest installment of the James Bond franchise.

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‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ Had the Best Opening Since ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’

By Christopher Campbell 

Not only did the sequel have the best opening-weekend attendance of the last two years, but it also out-performed the first Venom.

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‘Dear Evan Hansen’ is Done Winning

By Christopher Campbell 

The latest Broadway musical adaptation has been panned by critics, and its opening weekend box office failed to meet expectations. But moviegoers do seem to enjoy it.

Shang Chi

‘Shang-Chi’ Had One of the Best Second Weekends of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

By Christopher Campbell 

The superhero movie also had THE best second weekend numbers since ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ in 2019.

Shang Chi

‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ Breaks Box Office Records in a Huge Win for Asian Representation

By Christopher Campbell 

We break down the opening weekend attendance for Marvel’s latest superhero movie and look at where and why it’s such a success.

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Watch ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,’ Then Watch These Movies

By Christopher Campbell 

We recommend 13 movies to watch if you like the twenty-fifth entry of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Abdul Mateen II in Candyman 2021

The Sweet Box Office Success of ‘Candyman’

By Christopher Campbell 

Nia DaCosta became the first black woman director with the #1 movie in America.