Emily Sears is a freelance writer for hire based on the East Coast. Her film analysis, reviews, and monthly column on book-to-film adaptations are featured at Birth.Movies.Death. She is a Rotten Tomatoes-approved film critic who annually covers Fantastic Fest. A sucker for coming-of-age stories, Emily spends the majority of her time watching movies, reading, and rebelling against authority. She's currently writing her first novel for young adults.