FILM & TV
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Film & TV
‘Smile’ is a horror film that’ll make you frown
The film’s portrayal of stigmatized subjects, particularly towards mental illness, is offensive and off-putting.
October 20, 2022 at 4:30 pm
‘Can I Touch You There?’: Inside Hollywood’s Intimacy Coordination Boom
A look into Hollywood’s mixed feelings about the industry’s new sex–scenes standards.
October 18, 2022 at 7:45 pm
Dave Made the Most Absurd Horror Movie on Your Watchlist
Why the arts–and–crafts horror film 'Dave Made a Maze' is exactly what the genre needed.
October 17, 2022 at 12:00 am
Revisiting ‘Avatar’ 13 years after its initial release, does the modern classic still hold up?
Though James Cameron's era–defining epic lacks a cohesive plot at times, it's a spectacle that absolutely deserves its popularity.
October 5, 2022 at 6:00 pm
"Saving Face" is the Queer Romcom Everybody Should Be Watching
This 2004 romantic comedy deserves a place in the queer canon despite never belonging to it.
October 5, 2022 at 8:00 am
Was the Magic of the Winx Club Lost in the Reboot?
Revamping a children's show wasn't completely successful this time, but the entertainment industry should keep trying.
October 4, 2022 at 2:47 pm
Feast Your Eyes on Street's Favorite Food Scenes in Film
On the menu: Ratatouille, pastries, red sauce, and pastrami
October 2, 2022 at 9:53 pm
‘Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)’: The Year the Negro Died and Black Was Born
The documentary is a love letter to the changing streets of Harlem during the Black Power Movement of the ‘70s.
October 2, 2022 at 8:00 pm
A Black "Little Mermaid" is Just What America Needs
Halle Bailey is making a splash as the new Ariel in Disney's live–action remake.
September 29, 2022 at 8:00 pm
For bitter 'Game of Thrones' fans, 'House of the Dragon' is a thrilling welcome back to Westeros
For those who are worried about another disappointment after 'Game of Thrones,' fear not.
September 27, 2022 at 7:00 pm
In 'Don’t Worry Darling,' Miss Flo shines as Harry “I–Can’t–Act” Styles stumbles
'Don’t Worry Darling' looks gorgeous, but its acting and pacing drag the film significantly.
September 27, 2022 at 7:00 pm
The Return of the Sitcom: How 'Abbott Elementary' Is Reviving the Network Comedy
Meet ABC’s new hit comedy that's returning the sitcom to glory by sticking to its most successful form.
September 26, 2022 at 8:00 am
Why the DC Extended Universe Can't Be Saved
Batgirl and The Flash aren't the first comic book heroes the DCEU has failed.
September 22, 2022 at 10:27 pm
The Sandman: Like most dreams, forgettable
Neil Gaiman's 'The Sandman' is one of his most ambitious titles. Unfortunately, the Netflix series isn't ambitious enough.
September 11, 2022 at 9:14 pm
Two’s a Party, Three’s a Crowd
When will the competitive love triangle trope end?
September 7, 2022 at 1:26 pm
Comedy Television’s Narrowing Scope: Disease or Symptom?
The genres of comedy television being produced and recognized are diminishing as we enter the multifaceted digital age.
August 24, 2022 at 8:00 am
'Thor: Love and Thunder': Queerbaiting or Queer Representation?
The film isn't “super gay” as the cast and director claim, but the representation it achieves as a Marvel film is still remarkable.
August 18, 2022 at 6:03 pm
Jordan Peele’s ‘Nope’ Is a Resounding Yes
After watching Peele’s newest thriller, you’ll never look at clouds the same way again.
August 10, 2022 at 1:04 pm
The Anatomy of an Unlikeable Female Protagonist
Zoey Deutch is a caricature of scammer culture in Hulu's ‘Not Okay.’
August 8, 2022 at 9:00 am
Word on the street
The Main Character's Burden
On 'The Summer I Turned Pretty,' teenage summer fantasies, and what it means to live a life of passivity.
July 24, 2022 at 12:00 am
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