Eric D. Snider has been a writer all his life, a film critic since 1999, and a beard wearer since 2008. He holds a degree in journalism and used to work in "the newspaper industry," back when that was a thing. As a freelancer, Eric has written regularly for Film.com, Cinematical, Movies.com, Pajiba, and (of course) Twitch, among others. He lives in Portland. His website, EricDSnider.com, lives on the Internet.