Tom Carson won two National Magazine Awards during his stint as Esquire's "Screen" columnist and has been nominated twice more as GQ's movie reviewer. Formerly a staff writer at LA Weekly and The Village Voice, he is the author of Gilligan's Wake (a New York Times Notable Book of the Year for 2003) and Daisy Buchanan's Daughter.
Brave tackles the Scottish countryside and family tensions in a poignant—if slightly by-the-books—way.Tom CarsonJun 22, 2012
HBO's 41 asks none of the hard questions about George H.W. Bush's uninspired careerTom CarsonJun 14, 2012
This season hasn't lived up to our reviewer's high expectations.Tom CarsonJun 01, 2012
Some observations on the fourth installment of The Years of Lyndon JohnsonTom CarsonMay 18, 2012