Biography: Don Shanahan is a Chicago-based and Rotten Tomatoes-approved film critic writing for Film Obsessive for 25YL Media and his own website Every Movie Has a Lesson. He is also one of the hosts of the 25YL-backed Cinephile Hissy Fit Podcast on the Ruminations Radio Network. As a school educator by day, Don writes his movie reviews with life lessons in mind, from the serious to the farcical. He is a proud director and one of the founders of the Chicago Indie Critics and a voting member of the nationally recognized Critics Choice Association, Online Film Critics Society, Internet Film Critics Society, and the Celebrity Film Awards.
Favorite Films: Casablanca, The Wizard of Oz, Rear Window, Superman: The Movie, L.A. Confidential
Favorite TV Shows: Lost, Three’s Company, Cheers, This Is Us, Batman