January 01, 2000

Mike McGranaghan

The Aisle Seat
The Projection Room
Mike at Rotten Tomatoes

Central Pennsylvania

Mike has been reviewing movies online at The Aisle Seat since 1995. He is also the film critic for Sunbury Broadcasting Corporation, which operates five Pennsylvania radio stations. In 2009, he won an Excellence in Broadcasting award from the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters as part of the year's "Outstanding Local Radio Team." For nine months, he was a webcam critic on Current TV's The Rotten Tomatoes Show. A devoted husband and father, he also enjoys reading (usually books about film), listening to music (often soundtracks and scores), and playing video games (typically ones tied to movies).

Favorite movies: Star Wars, Fletch, Juno, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, The Brothes McMullen, Stranger Than Paradise, Saturday Night Fever, The Big Lebowski, Alien, Cecil B. Demented, The Third Man, Ghostbusters, and several hundred others.

Favorite Directors:
Jim Jarmusch, Kevin Smith, Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg, Quentin Tarantino, Joel and Ethan Coen, and John Waters.