About Conor Smyth

Conor Smyth Conor Smyth is the Film Editor at The Thin Air and regular Banterflix contributor. Follow him @csmythrun.

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April 13th, 2018 | by Conor Smyth

Even in stupidity there can be poetry. In the Midway Games’ Rampage series, released across arcades and consoles since 1986, …

A Quiet Place

April 10th, 2018 | by Conor Smyth

For anyone forced to do the Sunday visit rounds, the concept of family life as an exercise in barely tolerable, …

Love, Simon

April 2nd, 2018 | by Conor Smyth

Love, Simon is a queer teen drama that wants you to know up front it’s sorry for being so, well, …

Ready Player One

March 28th, 2018 | by Conor Smyth

After Steven Spielberg changed the movie world with Jaws in 1975, he bought a cavernous Beverley Hills home and filled …


March 23rd, 2018 | by Conor Smyth

Before last year’s criminally ignored The Florida Project, Sean Baker made headlines by shooting 2015 feature Tangerine on iPhone gear …

The Square

March 20th, 2018 | by Conor Smyth

At the beginning of Palme d’Or-winning The Square, another cold, almost hypothermic portrait of male insincerity from Force Majeure’s Ruben Östlund, …

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