Robert Daniels

Robert Daniels is a Chicago-based film critic with bylines in The New York Times, Rolling Stone, Vulture, IndieWire, Los Angeles Times,, Polygon, The Playlist, Consequence of Sound, Film School Rejects, and more. He’s also been a podcast guest on AVClub, ThePlaylist, WGN Radio, and more. He operates his own movie reviews website at 812filmreview.

Robert is a member of the African-American Film Critics Association and the Chicago Film Critics Association. He has written widely about Black American pop culture and issues of representation.