Fraley on Film
Jason Fraley is WTOP's film critic and morning drive writer, holding an M.F.A in Film & Electronic Media from American University and a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Maryland. He has contributed to both USA TODAY & The (Baltimore) Sun and was recently hailed by The Washington Post, which wrote: "Fraley, a film buff, is known for his savantlike ability to name every Best Picture winner in history, by year" (6/12/11).
Read more from WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley on his blog, The Film Spectrum.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says "The Dictator" is a tasty blend of "Duck Soup," "The Great Dictator" and "Coming to America."
A new study finds women were "dramatically under-represented" in 2011 movies.
The G.I. Film Festival kicks off in D.C. Monday and runs through Sunday, with movies being shown at various locations around the District.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says "Dark Shadows" is a surprisingly delicious addition to the Tim Burton canon.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says the series allows us see the "master of suspense" honing his skills before coming to Hollywood.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says "Cabin" makes us pay full attention to the men behind the curtain.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says 'Mockingbird' is an adapted novel that makes "The Hunger Games" look like child's play.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says the Farrellys effectively clone the stooges -- the film's biggest credit and its fatal flaw.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says "Titanic 3D" is not a time to revel in three dimensions, but to reflect back upon a true pop culture phenomenon.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley previews the first of two "Snow White" films this year.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says 'The Hunger Games' works better as a book than a standalone film.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says the world will always welcome lovers, no matter how much time goes by.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says "21 Jump Street" has its moments, but it's mostly retreads.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley holds a Q&A with one of the producers of the Oscar-winning football documentary "Undefeated."
Why waste money on a new flick when you can see a classic for free? WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley outlines his three favorite Burt Lancaster films and why you should see them.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley breaks down the short doc that's taking the internet by storm.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley says 'Act of Valor' combines superb military action with a weak script and unprofessional performances.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley provides a preview of the 14th annual festival.
Join WTOP's film critic Jason Fraley as he tweets live during the 84th Academy Awards.
WTOP Film Critic Jason Fraley concludes his look at the Best Picture nominees with "The Descendants."