Geoff Pevere (born in October, 1957 in Ottawa, Ontario) is a Canadian and arts and media critic. He is a former film critic, book columnist and cultural journalist for the Toronto Star, where he worked from 1998 to 2011. His writing has appeared in several newspapers, magazines and arts journals, and he has worked as a broadcaster for both radio and television. He has also lectured widely on cultural and media topics, and taught courses at several Canadian universities and colleges. In 2012, he contributed weekly pop culture columns to CBC Radio Syndication, which were heard in nearly twenty markets across Canada. Since September 2012, he has contributed a weekly column to The Globe and Mail called 'The Film Geek'.