Lou Lumenick was the chief film critic for the New York Post, where he reviewed films and created mischief from 1999 until his retirement in 2016. Among other things, Lou was formerly the Post‘s metropolitan editor. He was an on-air guest programmer for Turner Classic Movies, for whom he also co-curated the film series Shadows of Russia. Lou has written for the Criterion Collection and introduces classic films at the United Palace in Washington Heights. He lives in Manhattan.