Michael Phillips

Columnist Chicago Tribune

Michael Phillips is the film critic of the Chicago Tribune, and has written about film, television, theater and other subjects for the Tribune since he arrived from the Los Angeles Times in 2002. He’s a regular guest on “Filmspotting,” broadcast on Chicago Public Radio, and has hosted “The Film Score,” a celebration of great movie music, on WFMT-FM. He was born in Kenosha, Wisc., in the year of “The Hustler” and “Flower Drum Song.”