Publication: MLive.com and all affiliated newspapers (The Grand Rapids Press, The Kalamazoo Gazette, The Bay City Times, The Flint Journal, Jackson Citizen-Patriot, Muskegon Chronicle, and The Saginaw News), SILive.com, Syracuse.com
John Serba is film critic, rock critic, and entertainment reporter for MLive Media Group, and has written for affiliated newspaper The Grand Rapids Press since 1996. His film reviews are nationally syndicated through Advance publications. He has an English degree at Aquinas College, where he has also taught film studies courses. His favorite films include Pulp Fiction, Fitzcarraldo, WALL-E, The Empire Strikes Back, Unforgiven, Hitchcock’s Notorious, Fight Club, Once Upon a Time in the West, Aliens, Robocop, Fargo. and Drive. When he isn’t watching movies, he’s probably playing with his son Henrik, fondling metal records at Vertigo Music in Grand Rapids or listening to Motorhead, Nick Cave or black metal. Werner Herzog hugged him once.