Will DiGravio

Will DiGravio is a Brooklyn-based critic, researcher, and video essayist, who has been a contributor at Film School Rejects since 2018. Follow and/or unfollow him on Twitter @willdigravio.
Noomi Rapace in Lamb

‘Lamb’ is Beautiful, Devastating, and One of the Best Films of the Year

By Will DiGravio 

Farm-living is wild, man, wild.

Tick Tick Boom True Story

The Real Story Behind ‘tick, tick … BOOM!’

By Will DiGravio 

Andrew Garfield stars in the musical directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda.

King Richard Will Smith

A Brief History of Will Smith and the Academy Awards

By Will DiGravio 

After two nominations, a notable snub, and his comments during the #OscarsSoWhite movement, Smith might finally get his Oscar.

Belfast Movies True Story

The Real Story Behind Kenneth Branagh’s ‘Belfast’

By Will DiGravio 

The award-winning film is based on the years before Branagh’s family fled Northern Ireland amidst the violence known as the Troubles.

Star Wars

A Brief History of Marcia Lucas’ Role in the Star Wars Universe

By Will DiGravio 

Marcia Lucas is responsible for some of the original ‘Star Wars’ trilogy’s most iconic moments. She also hates the latest films.


The Real Story Behind ‘Moneyball’

By Will DiGravio 

And what came next: criticism of the way the movie depicts the real events and ignores many details.

Don't Look Up

A Brief History of Leonardo DiCaprio’s Environmental Activism

By Will DiGravio 

The actor’s concern for the planet in ‘Don’t Look Up’ is also found in his real-life activism.

Queenpins True

‘Queenpins’ Shows How Stealing from Corporations Can Be Really Fun

By Will DiGravio 

Kristen Bell and Kirby Howell-Baptiste star as the real-life women who led a $40 million couponing scheme.

House Of Gucci true story

The Real Story Behind ‘House of Gucci’

By Will DiGravio 

We break down everything you need to know about this infamous true-crime case.