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Marty VanDriel

Marty VanDriel

Marty is a TV and film critic for WORLD. He is a graduate of World Journalism Institute and CEO of a custom truck and trailer building company. He and his wife, Faith, reside in Lynden, Wash., near children and grandchildren.

Articles by Marty VanDriel
Preventive care

Preventive care

A new documentary recounts how his son’s drug-related death inspired a pharmacist to investigate his murder—and an industry

Actor Chris Pratt sets lofty goals for new production company

Nothing can save Netflix's Messiah from its many drawbacks

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan is full of gripping moments but also foul language and blasphemy


Spitfire tells the story of the WWII airplane that helped save Britain

A police chief tries to protect a mysterious girl from evil forces in ABC drama Emergence

In Evelyn, siblings hope a series of hikes in Scotland will help their family heal from the pain of a brother’s suicide

American Factory spotlights a clash between Chinese and American work culture

In The Farewell, a Chinese family decides not to tell a matriarch about her terminal cancer

A reporter hunts down the source of anonymous gifts in lighthearted Good Sam