Ethan Kruger

Ethan Kruger is a film student and contributing writer at Before The Cyborgs, passionate about cinema and popular culture. More of his writing can be found at https://edkreviews.wordpress.com, and follow him on Twitter at @kruger_ethan for updates.

Recent articles

Best Actors of the 2010s – BTC Staff Survey

This week with the decade approaching its end we ask: Which actor (male or female) had the best decade (2010-2019) and why?

Review: IT Chapter 2

IT: Chapter Two reinforces the brilliance of its creator and the power of good storytelling

Avengers Disassemble: Spider-Man’s Streaming War | Cinema Cyborgs

On this episode of Cinema Cyborgs, we discuss the curious battle for Spider-Man's rights between Disney and Sony. Also, the streaming wars sees a new player in the mix with Disney + and finally we touch on The Irishman's reported lengthy runtime

Review: The Souvenir

Despite some issues with narrative cohesion, The Souvenir is a bold and deeply compelling story bolstered by great performances and solid filmmaking.

10 World War II Movies To Watch

To commemorate the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II, here are 10 of the best films ever made that spotlight the biggest clash the world has ever known

The Mask Of Zorro | Cinema Cyborgs

In honor of Antonio Banderas' upcoming role in the acclaimed film Pain & Glory, We go back and look at one of his most prominent roles in The Mask Of Zorro.

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Review: You Were Never Really Here

Lynne Ramsay's latest film is undoubtedly the work of an accomplished storyteller but despite all the bravado, You Were Never Really Here is a shallower character study than its bloody, boisterous exterior would suggest.

Making the Case: Phantom Thread For Best Picture

Paul Thomas Anderson (and his films) have traditionally been snubbed by the Academy when it comes to awards. Should his latest be different? We make our case for Phantom Thread winning Best Picture.