Mike Mayo

Welcome to Mike-Mayo.com!

The renowned author, columnist, and radio personality Mike Mayo has an encyclopedic background in film history, its evolution, and film reviews.  In addition to his newspaper columns, feature radio segments, and his publications on film, Mike Mayo has recently penned his first novel, Jimmy The Stick.

Jimmy the Stick

Jimmy Quinn was a gunman, bootlegger, and bagman, running with mobsters the likes of Lucky Luciano, Meyer Lansky, and Vincent “Mad Dog” Coll, until a crushing injury and the murder of Arnold Rothstein ended his career.  Quinn bought a speakeasy in downtown Manhattan and settled into a quiet retirement –until the day he learns that the famous aviator Charles Lindbergh’s baby has been kidnapped, and his old friend and partner Walter Spencer wants a word. . . Read more about Jimmy the Stick

Mike on Movies

Michael Mayo has written about film for the Washington Post and the Roanoke Times.  He was the host of the nationally syndicated radio programs Movie Show on the Radio and Max and Mike on the Movies.  His books include VideoHound’s Video Premeires, Horrow Show, War Movies, and American Murder: Criminals, Crime, and the MediaLearn more about Mike on Movies.

In Good Company

Mike Mayo is a member of the Mystery Writers of America, the Broadcast Film Critics Association, and the Professional Football Researchers Association.  He lives in New Jersey.