Bernard Boo

Bernard Boo is a film critic, interviewer, podcaster, and proud member of the San Francisco Film Critics Circle. He writes stories weekly for,, and other online publications.

Features // 15 Articles
Reviews // 21 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

There Are Still So Many Barriers to Break: Zoe Lister-Jones On 'Band Aid' and Women In Film | 8 Jun 2017 // 9:30 PM

Zoe Lister-Jones writes, directs, and stars in her feature debut, Band Aid, a heartfelt relationship comedy that, unlike the epically popular Wonder Woman, boasts an all-female crew.

Drawing From Experience: Comedian-Director Demetri Martin on 'Dean' | 30 May 2017 // 4:30 AM

After a successful career as a stand-up comedian, Demetri Martin finds himself marching down a new path as a director, albeit with a few doubts in mind.


'Alien: Covenant' Descends Into Madness in a Beautiful, Finessed Kind of Way | 19 May 2017 // 3:30 AM

Marching to the beat of the same drum as the first films in the series, Alien: Covenant finds extra depth in the existential dread of its divisive predecessor.

Punk Meets Philosophy in 'The House of Tomorrow' | 17 Apr 2017 // 4:30 AM

Peter Livolsi's feature debut is a delightful coming-of-age story with few surprises but strong performances throughout.


Pre-POTUS Love: Tika Sumpter, Parker Sawyers and 'Southside With You' | 6 Sep 2016 // 4:30 AM

Actors Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers talk about what it's like to step into the shoes of Barack and Michelle Obama.

//Mixed media

The Thoughtful Absurdity of 'Spaceplan'

// Moving Pixels

"Spaceplan is a goofy game that still manages to pack a potent emotional punch.

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