(Ch. 3) Response Post 1: An Interview with Film Critic Lawrence Toppman
Your response to this interview is due by 11:59 PM on September 17.
Lawrence Toppman is the movie, TV & arts critic for The Charlotte Observer (since 1987) and has served as a critic for WCNC-TV, the NBC affiliate in Charlotte, N.C. He has acted in more than 50 stage productions, most of them as a singer with Opera Carolina in Charlotte, and can be seen playing a TV reporter in the movie “Atlantic City.” He did not earn one of the film’s five Academy Award nominations.
Listen to this interview & address the following response question below. The interview is posted here.
- What did you find most interesting about film critic Larry Toppman (his advice or his perspective on viewing and review films)? Why? How do you think that will help you in your approach to film criticism? If you repeat what someone else has already written, you must expand on those thoughts.