David Edelstein David Edelstein is a film critic for New York magazine and for NPR's Fresh Air, and an occasional commentator on film for CBS Sunday Morning.

David Edelstein

Film Critic, Fresh Air

David Edelstein is a film critic for New York magazine and for NPR's Fresh Air, and an occasional commentator on film for CBS Sunday Morning. He has also written film criticism for the Village Voice, The New York Post, and Rolling Stone, and is a frequent contributor to the New York Times' Arts & Leisure section.

A member of the National Society of Film Critics, he is the author of the play Blaming Mom, and the co-author of Shooting to Kill (with producer Christine Vachon).

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2 Women Share The Stress And Sleeplessness Of Motherhood In 'Tully'

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Amy Schumer Deftly Challenges Beauty Standards In 'I Feel Pretty'

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Giddy, Over-The-Top 'Blockers' Makes Parents The Butt Of Prom Night Jokes

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Philosophically Rich 'Isle Of Dogs' Is A Howl Of Joy

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Humor Blends With Tragedy In The Farcical 'Death of Stalin'

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Spy Thriller 'Red Sparrow' Is A Long Slog With Minimal Suspense

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Mythic 'Black Panther' Is A Momentous Event In Pop Culture History

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Clint Eastwood Celebrates Old-Fashioned Heroism In 'The 15:17 To Paris'

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Documentary Offers A Devastating Look At The Obama Administration's 'Final Year'

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The Vigilant Thriller 'In The Fade' Melds Tragedy With Nihilism

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'Florida Project' Tops David Edelstein's List Of The Year's Best Films

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'Phantom Thread' Is Deeply Weird And Marvelously Entertaining

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'Last Jedi' Puts The Smarts — And The Heart — Back Into The 'Star Wars' Franchise

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'I, Tonya' Offers A Sympathetic Second Act To A Disgraced Figure Skater

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Delusions Of Grandeur Take Center Stage In James Franco's 'Disaster Artist'

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