FILM & TV
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A Love Letter to My Favorite Movie: 'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl'
'Me and Earl and the Dying Girl' focuses on friendship, filmmaking, and adolescence, making it iconic among indie films.
October 17, 2020 at 2:24 pm
Don't Watch Disney's 'Mulan': There's a Better Option
Disney's 'Mulan' is a disappointing, bland adaptation of the beloved animated film. Don't waste $40 on it.
October 13, 2020 at 7:11 pm
Indian-American Representation in 'Never Have I Ever:' Why It Didn't Excite Me
'Never Have I Ever' is one of the only shows to follow an Indian–American protagonist. However, its representation isn't groundbreaking.
October 5, 2020 at 8:01 pm
'Ratatouille' is Still the Best Film About Food
Nothing has made me appreciate food more than Pixar's 2007 film 'Ratatouille'.
September 23, 2020 at 5:02 pm
Profits Over Plot: Why Live–Action Adaptions of Animated Children's Shows Fail
The original creators left the Netflix live adaptation of "Avatar: The Last Airbender." Why do live adaptations of animations always go wrong?
September 14, 2020 at 11:18 am
How Diverse Podcasts Make Film and Television Look Bland
Fiction podcasts regularly integrate diversity and queerness in their stories. Why can't mainstream entertainment catch up?
September 4, 2020 at 5:23 pm
Why British Panel Shows are the Best Quarantine Watch
With their lack of competition and easy–going structure, these shows make for the perfect distraction.
May 4, 2020 at 2:38 pm
Why Case Shows Never End Well
Shows like "Criminal Minds" are great—until they aren't. What makes their endings so unfulfilling?
April 6, 2020 at 4:55 pm
How 'Portrait of a Lady on Fire' Caters to the Female Gaze
A beautiful film that focuses on the artistic value of women's lives.
February 27, 2020 at 10:07 pm
'Picard' is a Modern Update on the Idealism of Star Trek
A science fiction show that explores the moral consequences of its past.
February 20, 2020 at 8:21 pm
Kristen Schaal: Animation's Most Memorable Voice
Kristen Schaal's talent has defined the best-known animated characters of the last decade.
February 20, 2020 at 7:58 pm
A Love Letter to Bollywood
Growing up on Indian cinema, an ode to love and emotionality.
February 11, 2020 at 8:02 pm
Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens, and Not Much Else
Awkwafina Is Nora from Queens is nothing special. But considering its star's success, maybe it doesn't have to be.
February 3, 2020 at 11:32 am
Dolittle: Another Amazing Cast Trapped in Hell Together
Pirates, Dragons and Anal Fisting—oh my.
January 28, 2020 at 3:32 pm
How Streaming Services are Revolutionizing Indian Television
How web series became India's most groundbreaking entertainment.
January 26, 2020 at 3:55 pm
Schitt's Creek: The Sincere Sitcom
Now on its sixth and final season, this Canadian show has thrived on stories with unapologetic emotion.
January 21, 2020 at 6:32 pm
Word on the street
Living with Climate Change–Induced Hopelessness
How am I supposed to focus on anything when the threat of climate change hangs over my head?
November 19, 2019 at 10:51 pm
Why Are Dystopian Authors Making a Return to the Worlds They Created?
Margaret Atwood and Suzanne Collins have recently come back with additions to their most well–known works. What are they trying to tell us about the world we're living in?
November 17, 2019 at 1:30 pm
The Best Young Adult LGBT Novels I've Read During College
The YA section is full of hidden gems, and we picked some out for you.
October 31, 2019 at 7:41 pm
Not Even Paul Rudd's Charm Can Save 'Living With Yourself'
Netflix's 'Living With Yourself' has a great cast and interesting premise, but it doesn't follow through.
October 31, 2019 at 7:20 pm
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