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To the Bone: Good Intentions. Heavily Flawed.

Reviewing a film like To the Bone is always a challenge – particularly when it’s not all that good. A stark, uncompromising look at...

Lady Macbeth: Performance of the Year?

When your film’s title references one of the most iconic villains of all time, you certainly set the bar high for yourself. It should...

Okja: The Streaming Summer Blockbuster of 2017

Okja: The Streaming Summer Blockbuster of 2017 Looking for the summer’s best blockbuster? Then get some popcorn, sit on your comfiest couch, and fire up...

War for the Planet of the Apes: A Great Franchise Comes to a Solid...

War for the Planet of the Apes: A Great Franchise Comes to a Solid Conclusion In an age of cinematic universes, spin-offs, and reboots, one...
Dirty Dancing

ABC’S Dirty Dancing: A Punishing Cash Grab of a TV Movie

Dirty Dancing: A Punishing Cash Grab of a TV Movie Hey – have you heard of this new craze called “dancing”? Basically, you move your...

Master of None Season 2: A Great, Personal Comedy Returns

Master of None Season 2: A Great, Personal Comedy Returns Sitcoms centered on fictionalized versions of famous comedians have made up a TV subgenre for...

The Lost City of Z: A Thinker Dressed Up as an Epic

By Matt Taylor With stunning sets and a sweeping, twenty-year scope, The Lost City of Z harkens back to classic Hollywood epics, like Lawrence of...

Colossal: Edgar Wright Meets Romcom Meets Monsters

In Colossal, Anne Hathaway plays Gloria, a former journalist with a serious drinking problem. She’s kicked out by her boyfriend, returns to her hometown,...

Make Room, HBO: The CW Deserves A Seat at the Table of Television Greatness

It’s been said before, but the Golden Age of Television is upon us – partially because there is so much content being produced. And...

American Crime: TV’s Most Underrated Drama Returns

Last season’s American Crime had the misfortune of being the other miniseries on television with the words “American Crime” in its title. So, while...