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Christian Toto

Christian Toto is the Assistant Editor at Big Hollywood. Before joining Big Hollywood, he contributed to Pajamas Media, Human Events, the Washington Times, The Daily Caller, and Box Office Magazine. His film reviews can be heard on the nationally syndicated Dennis Miller Show.
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Craig Ferguson and His American Dream

Friday, September 25th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The Scottish comedian, naturalized U.S. citizen, and host of The Late Late Show makes an unlikely patriot.

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Backlash: The Race-Baiters Get Carded

Saturday, September 19th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

This appalling crop of hustlers isn't even any good at it.

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The Sorry State of Journalism

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

Lessons reporters need to learn from recent fiascos like the Van Jones coverage.

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The Chaos Experiment Should Have Stayed in the Lab

Saturday, August 22nd, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The film dares to mock someone who prays at the altar of global warming alarmism.

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Afghanistan Idol

Thursday, July 30th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A new documentary explores the cultural phenomenon that is the Afghani version of American Idol.

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A Republican! At My Cocktail Party?

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A new book lets conservatives commiserate regarding the generally dehumanizing treatment they receive from lefties.

Related: Click here for Ed Driscoll's interview with author Harry Stein on PJM Political.

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The Hurt Locker: A New Kind of Movie About Iraq

Sunday, July 12th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A new film represents a vast improvement over Hollywood's recent war efforts.

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Sacha Baron Cohen’s Bruno: He’s No Borat

Friday, July 10th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The filmmaker's raunchy, mean-spirited movie is relentlessly shocking but rarely in a clever or inspired way.

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Eddie Adams: War Photographer

Monday, July 6th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A new documentary presents the career of Eddie Adams, who took some of the world's most well-known images of horror.

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HBO’s Hung Not Ready for Prime Time

Sunday, June 28th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

If you have to ask what this comedy is about after hearing the title, it isn't for you.

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The Stoning of Soraya M.: An Unflinching Look at the Unconscionable

Friday, June 26th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A courageous film — based on a true story — unveils a brutal Islamic custom still practiced in Iran and elsewhere.

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In Hollywood, ‘Hope and Change’ Trumps Critical Thought

Sunday, June 14th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A film insider's take on how media should influence global relations misses the mark.

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Nurse Jackie: Another Hit for Showtime?

Monday, June 8th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

Or will this new medical drama quickly be put on life support?

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Glenn Beck Takes the Stage

Friday, June 5th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The wildly popular Beck has begun a six city stand-up comedy tour.

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The Goode Family Sends Up Liberal Sacred Cows

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A new TV show pokes fun at a family with a hybrid car, a vegan dog named Che, and bumper stickers which say, "Support our troops and their opponents."

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Shut Up, America: A Warning Siren for the Future of Free Speech

Thursday, May 14th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

How the Obama administration could clamp down on conservative chatter.

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Ideology Impedes Storytelling in Battle for Terra

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A visually arresting 3-D film, Terra suffers from too much liberal preaching.

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The Mirror Effect: Too Much Britney Is Bad for You

Saturday, April 25th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The dangers teenagers face as they model their behavior after celebrity narcissists.

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State of Play: Comparing Bloggers to Bloodsuckers

Saturday, April 18th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The new film starring Russell Crowe and Ben Affleck mocks online journalism.

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The All-American Gang War

Wednesday, April 15th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

A new documentary alternately glorifies and excuses violent gang behavior in Los Angeles.

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Bernard Goldberg: Liberal Media Bias Detector

Saturday, April 11th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

Not even journalism professors are willing to listen to the former CBS reporter and Emmy Award-winning journalist.
Update: Christian discusses his article with PJ Media's Ed Driscoll on this weekend's edition of PJM Political.

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Ward Churchill: The Tenured Tonto

Sunday, March 29th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The far left is rallying to the fraudulent academic's side — again.

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Crossing Over: Embracing Illegal Immigration

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009 - by Christian Toto

This movie wears its intentions all over its sleeve, jacket, and trousers.

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Celebutards: Hitting Hollywood Liberals Where it Hurts

Monday, March 16th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

Taking aim at the "celebrities and debutantes" who fancy themselves political pundits.

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FTA: Jane Fonda’s Anti-War Movie that Still Resonates Today

Sunday, March 8th, 2009 - by Christian Toto

The re-release of this 1972 Vietnam war documentary is headlined by Hanoi Jane herself.

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