Charles Taylor

Charles Taylor’s writing on movies, books, music, and politics has appeared in The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Yale Review, The Nation, Dissent, and other publications. He is a member of the National Society of Film Critics and teaches writing at New York University.


Bebop/Silence: On Hickey & Boggs

"The final irony of Hickey & Boggs is that this movie about isolation and displacement is an affirmation of a real-life partnership."...

Escape Artist

Charles Taylor reviews Johnny Moncada’s unseen photographs of Veruschka, the timeless model from the 1960s....

Meryl Streep’s Hunger Games

I KNOW OF A COUPLE that has harmoniously chosen movies to watch together for years by following some very simple rules. ...

Atmosphere for Lovers and Thieves: Leos Carax’s “Mauvais sang”