David Sterritt

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2014

    Revisiting Purple Rain's Original Reviews

    Should you see Purple Rain? Yes. The answer is yes. Of course, that's the perspective from someone living in a world that has already been influenced by three decades of Purple Rain's greatness. It's a film recognized by all non-jive turkeys as an absolutely beautiful marriage between modern music a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2010

    Jafar Panahi, Director of 'The Circle,' Held in Iran

    Panahi​Received yesterday from David Sterritt, Chairman of the National Society of Film Critics: In early March, Jafar Panahi was arrested at his home by Iranian security forces. He has since been held without charge, in stressful conditions that have evidently damaged his health. The member ... More >>

  • Film

    December 22, 2009

    10th Annual Film Critics' Poll: The Abridged Results

    94 critics voted. The results are in.

  • Voice Choices

    June 3, 2008

    Cinema 101

    Film critics teach you how to be as snobby as they are

  • NYC Life

    July 25, 2006
  • News

    May 1, 2001

    Sticker Shock

    The FTC Markets Censorship as Consumer Protection