Isaac is a pop culture journalist and a freelance editor at Inverse covering TV and film. A member of the Chicago Film Critics Association and the Boston Society of Film Critics, he also has bylines at the Boston Globe, Entertainment Weekly, Fortune Magazine, Paste Magazine, Vulture, The Playlist, and RogerEbert.com, among others. In his off-hours, he enjoys climbing, hanging out with Koda (also pictured), and buying too many horror movie scores on vinyl.
You need to watch the best spy thriller of the century before it leaves HBO Max this month
It's been a decade since this clockwork marvel first hit theaters.
The new 'Scream' is Craven in all the worst ways
The fifth entry in this once-subversive meta-slasher series should be the franchise’s last gasp.
You need to watch the most ambitious sci-fi epic on Netflix ASAP
Almost a decade ago, the Wachowskis upped their game with a sprawling, multi-millennia saga.
Patti Harrison is the secret weapon in Netflix's ultra-surreal sketch show
Patti Harrison rides the knife's edge between irony and sincerity in Netflix's outrageous surreal comedy 'I Think You Should Leave.'
'Mother/Android' director Mattson Tomlin is making sci-fi personal
'Schmigadoon!' spoofed musical scoundrels in one of 2021's best TV moments
In the magical musical town of Schmigadoon, roguish Danny Bailey tries to swoon SNL's Cecily Strong. And it's one of the best things on TV all year.
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This gloriously cracked space opera is a flight of fancy from two of the modern cinema’s most influential sci-fi directors.
How George MacKay turned himself into a wolf to make 2021's wildest movie
You need to watch the best steampunk sci-fi classic on Amazon Prime ASAP
This bizarre 1995 fantasy runs on a nightmare logic all its own.
The Feast director reveals the eco-horror’s original ending [Exclusive]
The year’s best eco-horror has a bonkers third act, but its final shot almost looked very different.
The Feast review: The best dinner party thriller since The Invitation
This eco-horror triumph eats the rich.
You need to watch the most chilling post-apocalyptic thriller on Netflix ASAP
This psychological chamber piece follows a family hiding in a forest at the end of the world.
You need to watch the most popular medieval superhero movie on Netflix ASAP
Guy Ritchie’s revisionist medieval fantasy is trending on Netflix. Here’s why it’s an underrated adaptation of Arthurian lore.
'Antlers' director explains the movie's monster and that twist ending
You need to watch the steamiest sci-fi thriller of 2021 on HBO Max ASAP
This space odyssey lets the roiling emotions of its teenage stars fog up the interior of a sterile spacecraft.
'Antlers' review: The freakiest folk horror of the year is here
Produced by Guillermo del Toro, this creature feature has teeth. Keri Russell and Jesse Plemons star in Scott Cooper's folk horror of destruction and reckoning.
Mad God: Star Wars stop-motion maestro Phil Tippett’s wild ride to hell and back
The visual effects titan braved his own subconscious and a trip to the psych ward.
You need to watch the best cannibal thriller on Netflix ASAP
With Titane in theaters, it’s time to take a bite out of Julia Ducournau's directorial debut.
V/H/S/94 review: Shudder’s screwy, gooey anthology is horror at its best
Horror's best anthology series is back.
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Part crime-thriller, part sci-fi adventure, this underrated 2018 feature is finally streaming on HBO Max.