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Marc Savlov

TWITTER: @savlovauschron

Marc Savlov has been covering film, music, and pop culture for The Austin Chronicle since 1991. In 2009 he was named "Meanest Critic in America" by the Miller McCune Center for Research, Media, and Public Policy (via aggregate film ratings derived from Metacritic et al). In 2011 he won "Best Film Critic" in the annual Austin Chronicle Best of Austin awards. Currently, he's prepping a non-fiction book and documentary about the punk rock scene in Thailand while attempting to learn Thai and master Adobe Final Cut Pro.

7 articles in 2019

Cold Pursuit

Liam Neeson is Mr. Plow ... with a vengeance

Film Review, Feb. 14, 2019

2019 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Documentary

Tales of love and hate dominate these Oscar hopefuls

Film Review, Feb. 7, 2019

They Shall Not Grow Old

Peter Jackson's extraordinary World War I documentary finds humanity in a hellish war

Film Review, Jan. 31, 2019

Zack Carlson Cracks the Vault on Terror Tuesdays at the Drafthouse

Wild and weird movie expert on the underground horror phenom

Screens Daily, Jan. 29, 2019 9:18 PM

Terror Tuesday Continues to Be the Alamo’s Bloody Beating Heart

Horror series send shivers up the aisles

Screens Feature, Jan. 24, 2019


M. Night Shyamalan's meta-comic trilogy crashes into Earth with a dull splat

Film Review, Jan. 17, 2019

Second Act

Lean In meets The Secret of My Success in workplace rom-com

Film Review, Jan. 3, 2019

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