Movies

The End of Leading Men
Why do A-list actors' films keep flopping?
August 05, 2013

American men aren’t sure what it means to be an American man anymore.

Nate Silver is About to Take All the Fun Out of Oscar Night
July 22, 2013

Nate Silver, the stat guru moving soon from The New York Times to ESPN/ABC, will cover sports, as he did early in his career. According to Politico’s Mike Allen, Silver will continue do politics, where he achieved fame and renown.

#Fail
Hollywood Doesn't Understand New Media
March 04, 2013

From Contagion to "House of Cards," Hollywood seems to think that new media is filled with avaricious, amoral youngsters.

The Racism of 'Beasts of the Southern Wild'
February 19, 2013

Is Hushpuppy just another iteration in a long line of pickaninnies?

The Adverse Side Effects of Steven Soderbergh's Movie Career
February 15, 2013

Steven Soderbergh has made a career of balancing ambitious films with crowdpleasers. His rotten new movie suggests why he may be getting out of the game.

Hollywood Can't Handle Gay Sex
Tinseltown supports LGBT rights everywhere but the big screen.
February 05, 2013

Tinseltown supports LGBT rights everywhere but the big screen.

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