Posts by Scott Youngbauer

Scott Youngbauer

About The Author

Born and raised in central Montana, Scott came out to Los Angeles after graduating from the University of Montana May in 2010 for an internship at the Hollywod trailer vender Aspect Ratio. After working at Aspect Ratio, Scott moved to Pasadena where he divides writing about film with jobs in restaurants and retail. His career goal is to become a film journalist. Favorite films include Weekend, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and Heavenly Creatures. Scott enjoys karaoke, and has a guilty pleasure for Paul Verhoeven’s Showgirls.
Read More »

Movie Review: ‘American Ultra’


"American Ultra" is one of the more unusual, and engaging love stories to come out this year.

Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Cop Car’


"Cop Car" is disturbing, and at times downright scary. Scott Youngbauer reviews the future cult classic.

Read More »

Movie Review: “Irrational Man”


"Irrational Man" is rehashing previously explored themes Woody Allen has tackled before, but here they still manage to stay fresh.

Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Strangerland’


Despite great performances "Strangerland" doesn't add up to anything that engaging. Scott Youngbauer reviews the Nicole Kidman film.

Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Max’


'Max' is a bizarre, and schlocky film that never quite rises to the occasion.

Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Insidious Chapter 3′


For fans of the horror series "Insidious: Chapter 3" doesn't disappoint nor lack the appropriate scares.

Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Clouds of Sils Maria’


'Clouds of Sils Maria' is a fascinating film with a stand out performance by Kristen Stewart.

Read More »

Movie Review: ‘While We’re Young”


'While We're Young' is piercingly honest and funny. Scott Youngbauer reviews the new Noah Baumbach comedy.

Read More »

Review: ‘Jupiter Ascending’


'Jupiter Ascending' is a wacky and stupid guilty pleasure. Scott Youngbauer reviews the newest Wachowski sibling space opera.

Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Big Eyes’


Tim Burton's Big Eyes is a triumphant return for the director with fantastic performances by Amy Adams and Christoph Waltz.

Read More »

Review: ‘The Good Lie’


As one of the more moving films to come out so far this year, 'The Good Lie' is not to be missed.

Read More »

Review: ‘Skeleton Twins’


Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader makes comedy out of the tragic in 'Skeleton Twins'. Scott Youngbauer reviews the black comedy.

Read More »

Review: ‘If I Stay’

'If I Stay' is a moving little movie with some memorable performances. Scott Youngbauer reviews the teenage weepie.

Read More »

Review: ‘The Rover’


David Michod's bleak film 'The Rover' is an engrossing that features great performances by Guy Pearce and Robert Pattinson.

Read More »

Review: ‘The Other Woman’

'The Other Woman' is good breezy escapist fun. Scott Youngbauer reviews the Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, and Kate Upton buddy comedy.

Read More »