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Kyle Smith (Twitter: @rkylesmith) is a film critic for The New York Post and the author of the novels Love Monkey and A Christmas Caroline. Type a title in the box above to locate a review.

Buy Love Monkey for $4! "Hilarious"--Maslin, NY Times. "Exceedingly readable and wickedly funny romantic comedy"--S.F. Chronicle. "Loud and brash, a helluva lot of fun"--Entertainment Weekly. "Engaging romp, laugh-out-loud funny"-CNN. "Shrewd, self-deprecating, oh-so-witty. Smith's ruthless humor knows no bounds"--NPR

Buy A Christmas Caroline for $10! "for those who prefer their sentimentality seasoned with a dash of cynical wit. A quick, enjoyable read...straight out of Devil Wears Prada"--The Wall Street Journal

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  • Her Royal Chelseaness

    By Kyle | May 8, 2017

    My first feature in the print edition of National Review since I joined the staff is a profile of Chelsea Clinton that is now available to non-subscribers.

    Topics: Politics | 4 Comments »

    Trump Isn’t a Nazi. He’s More of a Witch.

    By Kyle | May 8, 2017

    He can cause weight gain, or weight loss. You can blame him for your TV series flopping, or for just about anything, really. More in a column.

    Topics: Politics | No Comments »

    Who’s Afraid of Bret Stephens?

    By Kyle | May 4, 2017

    In a column I have a bit of fun with climate alarmists who freaked out over the debut of conservative Bret Stephens’s op-ed column in the Times.

    Topics: Politics | 9 Comments »

    How Trump Can Get Back on Track

    By Kyle | March 27, 2017

    He should be able to rack up some victories despite last week’s debacle. My Sunday column.

    Topics: Politics | No Comments »

    Trump Isn’t a Fascist

    By Kyle | March 20, 2017

    This week the media turned from “Trump’s a fascist” to “Trump can’t even get the simplest stuff done.” The latter is closer to the truth, at least so far. My Sunday column.

    Topics: Politics | 3 Comments »

    No, This Isn’t “1984”

    By Kyle | February 21, 2017

    In which I take a look at swivel-eyed progressives convinced we’re living through Orwell’s “1984.” More in a Sunday column.

    Topics: Politics | 8 Comments »

    Boycotts Don’t Work

    By Kyle | February 14, 2017

    In my Sunday column, a look at the cavalcade of Trump-related boycotts and why they’re mostly doomed.

    Topics: Politics | 3 Comments »

    Hollywood’s Trump Obsesssion

    By Kyle | January 23, 2017

    Why do Hollywood types treat rapist Roman Polanski to adulation but Nicole Kidman gets ostracized for saying, “Let’s support our president?” More in a Sunday column.

    Topics: Politics | 6 Comments »

    Ivy League Colleges Become PC Nightmares

    By Kyle | December 5, 2016

    Incidents at Columbia and Harvard confirm that absurd overreaction remains the name of the game when it comes to derogatory speech. My Sunday column.

    Topics: Politics | 6 Comments »

    How Trump Borrows From Obama’s Playbook

    By Kyle | November 27, 2016

    President-elect Trump’s behavior toward the media is much like President Obama’s. More in a Sunday column.

    Topics: Politics | 5 Comments »

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