Rex Reed

Publication: New York Observer

Rex Reed has been reviewing movies for 62 years, written for every major newspaper, published nine books, acted in films starring Marlon Brando, Laurence Olivier, and Mae West, played an active role in at least 10 other careers, and may just currently be the longest running, oldest living ambulatory member of the New York Film Critics Circle. Result: To start listing individual credits now makes him more exhausted than Shirley MacLaine deciding which era she’ll be living in for her next photo op. Bottom line: Like him or not, he’s still here.

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