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Irv Slifkin

Irv Slifkin Irv Slifkin is a writer and editor for Movies Unlimited in Philadelphia, one of the world's leading video retailers and publisher of the annual encyclopedic Movies Unlimited Video Catalog and the Web site. Under the name "Movie Irv," he reviews movies and videos each week for Philadelphia-based WIP-AM's "The Morning Guys" radio show.

Slifkin has contributed articles on film and video to Entertainment Weekly, the Los Angeles Times, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Chicago Tribune, Video Business, Empire, TV Guide Interactive, and Delaware Valley Magazine, where he was film critic.

Slifkin has also taught at Temple University and discussed film-related topics as a guest on National Public Radio, ABC-TV, and Comcast Cable Network. He has contributed articles to the VideoHound's Horror Show and VideoHound's Cult Flicks and Trash Pics books, and reviews to The TLA Film and Video Guide and Your Guide to the Movies.