Posts by Scott Youngbauer

Scott Youngbauer

About The Author

A small town Montana boy a heart Scott Youngbauer has been living in California for the past five years, and has been writing with ScreenPicks for the same amount of time. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his fantastic boyfriend Peter, petting his three cats, and going to the movies. His favorite films include Weekend, Y Tu Mama Tambien, and Sleeping Beauty. He also has a soft spot for Showgirls.
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Movie Review: ‘The Mummy’

"The Mummy" doesn't have the campy thrills, nor deliver on the monster movie thrills of it's predecessors.

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Movie Review: “Alien: Covenant”

Ridley Scott's "Alien: Covenant" is a good return to horror for the series. Screen Picks resident 'Alien' expert Scott Youngbauer reviews the new film.

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Movie Review: ‘King Arthur: Legend of the Sword’

"King Arthur: Legend of the Sword" is a noble attempt to breath some new life into its classic story, but is ultimately a mess of a movie.

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Movie Review: ‘Zookeeper’s Wife’

"The Zookeeper's Wife" feels like well-warn territory, but it doesn't distract from the great performance by Jessica Chastain.

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Movie Review: ‘Kong: Skull Island

"Kong: Skull Island" more than delivers the goods for a exhilarating monster movie. Scott Youngbauer reviews the new King Kong blockbuster.

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Movie Review: ‘Personal Shopper’

Kristen Stewart is fantastic in "Personal Shopper," but the film's bizarre tonal shifts hinders what could have been a better film.

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Movie Review: ’20th Century Women’

Annette Bening in "20th Century Women" is perfection. Scott Youngbauer reviews what he think is one of the best films of the year.

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Movie Review: ‘Fences’

With explosive performances by Denzel Washington and Viola Davis "Fences" is one of the most powerful films of 2016.

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Movie Review: ‘Manchester by the Sea’

Devastating, but oddly uplifting, "Manchester by the Sea" is one of the best films of the year.

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Movie Review: ‘Elle’

Isabelle Huppert is a dark horse in the Oscar race in the challenging film "Elle" directed by Paul Verhoeven.

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Movie Review: ‘Pete’s Dragon’

"Pete's Dragon" is thoroughly charming, and is bound to be equally enjoyed by children and adults. Scott Youngbauer reviews the remake of the 1977 Disney classic.

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Movie Review: ‘Cafe Society’

"Cafe Society" is Woody Allen by the numbers, but is still a charming good time.

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Movie Review: ‘The Shallows’

"The Shallows" has all the thrills that’s much needed for a fun summer movie. Scott Youngbauer reviews the Blake Lively shark movie.

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Movie Review: ‘Warcraft’

Duncan Jones’s fantasy epic "Warcraft" will no doubt leave its viewers divided into two groups.

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Movie Review: ‘Sorority Rising’

In the sea of tiresome summer sequels, the goofy "Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising" might be one that works far better than it has a right to.

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