Michael Edward Taylor
Michael Taylor is a regular Screen Rant contributor based in Austin, TX. He’s also written for a variety of other sites including Cracked, Itcher Magazine, Urbo, Fashion Beans, Examiner, and his own blog, Smells Like Infinite Sadness. In addition to writing pop culture lists, reviews and retrospectives, he’s interviewed a host of celebrities including director John Carpenter, Mystery Science Theater 3000’s Joel Hodgmen, and rocker Glenn Danzig. He’s also covered a variety of events including Fantastic Fest, Housecore Horror Fest and Wizard World Austin. He’s obsessed with all things Batman, Twilight Zone, Blade Runner, MST3K, Alfred Hitchcock, and Twin Peaks, and watches (and writes about) as many cult classic horror movies and binge-worthy TV shows as time allows. You can follow him on Twitter at @smellslikesad, or email him at smellslikesad(at)gmail(dot)com
Articles by Michael Edward Taylor
Negasonic Teenage Warhead has a past and origin as crazy as her name. Here are 20 things most people don't know about this unique mutant.
Thanos has some crazy scary powers and some surprising weaknesses. Check out our cheatsheet that every Marvel hero should be aware of.
An unconventional casting choice draws can make or break a film. Here are 8 examples that made a bad one worse, and 7 that made a good movie great.
Fame is dangerous to any celebrity relationship, especially if one partner is more successful than the other. Here are 15 breakups due to career envy.
Sometimes not even the greatest actors can salvage a truly bad TV show. Here are 16 stars who were cast in some of the lamest shows ever made.
Sometimes family films can go off the rails. Here are 15 scenes that make you forget you're watching a kids' movie!
The Punisher goes above and beyond the call of duty in taking out bad guys. Here's why Frank Castle is the best at what he does.
For a franchise aimed at children and the young-at-heart, Star Wars has some dark behind-the-scenes moments Disney would like you to forget.
Some of the world's most famous celebrities claim to have had close encounters with aliens. Check out these 15 out-of-this-world confessions.
Some of your favorite shows didn't exactly get off to a hot start. Check out these 15 awesome TV series that had horrible pilot episodes.
Some of the greatest movies ever made flat-out bombed at the box office. Check out part 2 of our series of underrated gems you need to watch ASAP.