When we look back at pieces of art that changed our entire society, we’re often dismayed to see our prejudices and societal failings on full display. I’ve been thinking a lot about The Birth of a Nation lately, and not just because Spike Lee recontextualized it in his remarkable BlacKkKlansman. […]
Was The Rise of Skywalker really that disappointing? Is The Mandalorian really that great? Here’s our take on Episode IX and The Mandalorian.
While it had plenty of problems, Venom did end up being a lot of fun. The beginning of the film has a weird pacing that throws us off but once Eddie becomes Venom for the first time the action picks up and it becomes entertaining. Tom Hardy’s Eddie Brock going […]
There’s not a lot of good horror television right now. Aside from Ryan Murphy’s American Horror Story, which at the best of times is childishly amusing and far from subtle, the rest of the mainstream shows fall into subgenres that really aren’t that scary. You have shows about vampires, shows […]
Castle Rock’s first season left us with the hints that most, if not all (those who survived), will come back for season 2. The shows psychological horror and creepiness made for an interesting first season. It gave us incredible performances ranging from Sissy Spacek’s heartbreaking and beautiful performance to Bill […]
Perhaps you watched through the show. Perhaps you read through our recaps. But after all was said and done, did you stop to ask yourself, “was this show good?” In short – not really. In long – I don’t know, I still kind of like it but am confused by […]
There is a never-ending list of underrated actors and actresses in Hollywood and one name that continues to be on it is Melanie Lynskey. Melanie Lynskey has been doing tremendous work for years and yet she is still highly underrated. Melanie was born in New Plymouth, New Zealand and has […]
It’s official!! Crazy Rich Asians is a massive success. The first all-Asian movie in 25 years had a #GoldOpen, made over 100 million dollars, and already has a sequel in the works. More movies means more characters means more hyphenated Asian actors making their way into this blockbuster franchise. And while […]