J.C. Macek III
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J.C. Maçek III is an actor, writer, producer and musician based in Southern California. He is the author of the brand new novel Seven Days to Die: A Jake Slater Mystery. His new novel [Cargo] will be published January 2018 by Bloodhound Books. Follow him on Twitter @Kneumsi and on WorldsGreatestCritic.com.

Features // 21 Articles
Columns // 48 Articles
Reviews // 203 Articles
Blogs // 30 Articles
//Features

The Way Is the Goal: A Revealing Talk with KMFDM's Sascha Konietzko | 16 Aug 2017 // 10:00 PM

"I was not musically inclined to begin with," says Konietzko, "I came to music from a technical point of view. Like ‘How do you make sounds like this. How do you make dub reggae?’"

Mainstream Darko: Director Richard Kelly on Building His Own Sandbox | 2 Apr 2017 // 9:30 PM

Much as Donnie Darko claimed widespread fame by defying both convention and expectation, Kelly is fighting to bring the mainstream to him on his own terms.

//Columns

Clowns Are Up to a Different Kind of Funny Business, These Days | 18 Oct 2017 // 10:00 PM

"Creepy clowns" have become the rule, not the exception. How and when did clowns change from entertainers to tormentors?

Ripoffs from Space: When Big Movies Are Cannibalized by Even Bigger Movies | 5 Oct 2017 // 3:00 AM

Hollywood screenwriters know that if you don't have an original idea you can always steal an existing plot... and then set it in SPACE!

//Reviews

'Arrow': Season 5 Is Visually Stunning, But Can’t Avoid Its Own Plot Potholes | 3 Oct 2017 // 4:30 AM

Arrow remains a thrilling show, but season five is often both illogical and uneven.

'The Flash' Season Three Speeds Things Up With Higher Stakes and Darker Stories | 27 Sep 2017 // 5:30 AM

The Flash season three shows what happens when mistakes unmake the universe.

//Blogs

Reign of the Adequate Man... Part 1: When no other hero will “do”. | 17 Jan 2014 // 6:00 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 // 5:00 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

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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