Cinemixtape is a fresh, independent voice in the world of film criticism. Launched in 2012, the site has become an essential resource for moviegoers the world over. Built on a foundation of substance, clarity, wit, and a vast knowledge of all things pop culture, its reviews have attracted the attention of veteran critics, Hollywood insiders, and at least one Oscar-nominated screenwriter.
The site was founded by J. Olson and launched on Friday, June 22, 2012. Based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, J. Olson is a lifelong fan and student of film and film criticism. He has a Bachelor of Arts from Purdue University (2008), where he majored in political science and minored in film.