Sean Hutchinson

Sean Hutchinson lives in the wilds of Brooklyn, NY. He’s got a couple of them fancy schmancy academic degrees in English literature, is a big World War II buff, counts Carl Sagan and Harry Nilsson among his personal heroes, and he’s also a huge movie fan. When he's not coming up with strange and interesting things to write about on Mental Floss, he's writing movie reviews and news at CriterionCast.

Weird Facts About Witches
Zak Bagans's Most Cursed Object In 'The Haunted Museum'
13 Rules for Displaying the American Flag
A Brief History of Poutine
17 Facts About Al Capone
12 Facts About James Joyce
Really Harsh Early Reviews of 20 Classic 20th-Century Novels
13 Writers Who Really Loved Cats
Zak Bagans Shares Facts About 'Ghost Adventures'
John Carpenter’s 'Halloween' Movie Facts
'A Nightmare on Elm Street' Movie Facts
Alfred Hitchcock Facts
'Caddyshack': Things To Look for Next Time You Watch
'Caddyshack' Movie Facts
'Jaws' Movie Facts
20 Fun Facts About 'The Goonies'
Star Wars Movie Facts
Ulysses S. Grant President Facts
How Are Oscar Nominees Chosen?
Why is Friday the 13th Considered Unlucky?
17 Facts About 'Apocalypse Now'
15 Fascinating Facts About Saving Private Ryan
18 Smart Products To Help You Kick Off Summer
'Star Wars': 18 Things to Look for the Next Time You Watch the Movie
15 Things You Might Not Know About Chewbacca
25 Regal Facts About Queen Elizabeth II
12 Out-of-This-World Facts About 2001: A Space Odyssey
'The Matrix' Movie Facts
14 Facts About William Tecumseh Sherman
18 Facts About Charles Dickens
15 Fascinating Facts About Schindler’s List
15 Surprising Facts About Scarface
19 Things to Look for the Next Time You Watch Die Hard
15 Mind-Blowing Facts About The Matrix Revolutions
15 Killer Facts About Predator
10 Fun Facts About Burn After Reading
11 Frosty Facts About Strange Brew
What Is the Wilhelm Scream?
15 Wild Facts About Animal House
37 Things to Look for the Next Time You Watch Back to the Future
14 Facts About Mathew Brady
10 Facts About Steven Spielberg’s Duel
20 Gonzo Facts About The Muppet Show
15 Facts About John Carpenter’s Christine
When the FBI Investigated the 'Murder' of Nine Inch Nails's Trent Reznor
What’s the Difference Between Prison and Jail?
18 Things to Look for the Next Time You Watch Jurassic Park
16 Surprising Facts About Return of the Jedi
13 Westworld Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed
Why is New York City Called The Big Apple?


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