J.C. Macek III
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J.C. Maçek III is the creator of WorldsGreatestCritic.com, has acted in film, television and on stage and holds a degree in English Literature from LSU. Follow him on Twitter @Kneumsi.

Features // 11 Articles
Columns // 32 Articles
Reviews // 171 Articles
Blogs // 30 Articles
//Features

The Uncontrollable Nick Oliveri in His Own Words | 6 Nov 2014 // 8:19 PM

The bad boy of rock and the badass of metal. This is Nick Oliveri without a filter.

Just Pick Up the Guitar: An Interview with Aerosmith's Joe Perry | 5 Nov 2014 // 8:20 PM

Joe Perry continues to just pick up that guitar and create songs and has no intention of stopping, proudly saying "I might as well put them out because I've got more coming!"

//Columns

Hollywood Creative Accounting, or, How to Hide a Hit and Still Profit From It | 11 May 2015 // 9:29 PM

From Batsuits to Lawsuits, Hollywood Studios have a long history of hiding profits to claim that enormous hits were actually flops. How do they do this, and why?

Deconstructing the Star Beast: How the 'Alien' Saga Went Wrong | 4 May 2015 // 12:01 AM

Alien was a planned B-Movie that transcended its genre and spawned the rare sequel that is neither imitation nor complete deviation. Then the saga went to hell.

//Reviews

'Lord of the Flies' Is an Inferior Take on William Golding's Classic Novel | 27 Apr 2015 // 8:10 PM

The 1963 film Lord of the Flies is a transcendent experience in accurate filmmaking. The 1990 film Lord of the Flies is only a movie.

John Carpenter's 'Escape From New York' Is an A-Grade B-Movie | 16 Apr 2015 // 8:10 PM

Playing a one-eyed special forces soldier, Kurt Russell has to save an inexplicably British president of America from a dystopian New York in this early '80s classic from director John Carpenter.

//Blogs

Reign of the Adequate Man... Part 1: When no other hero will “do”. | 17 Jan 2014 // 5:00 AM

"To Be Continued..." has covered “all things comics” from the big heroes at Marvel and DC to the lesser known heroes at the big and small companies. This time out, JC figures that going “Ultra Indie” would be... adequate.

A Day One Look at the Xbox One | 16 Dec 2013 // 4:00 AM

To Be Continued...” recently covered the controversy and backlash of Ben Affleck’s casting as Batman. The only 2013 reception this bad has been that of Microsoft’s Xbox One gaming console. How is it?

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Hozier + Death Cab for Cutie + Rock Radio 104.5's Birthday Show (Photo Gallery)

// Notes from the Road

"Radio 104.5's birthday show featured great bands and might have been the unofficial start of summer festival season in the Northeast.

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