And the Oscar Goes to... a White Person
January 15, 2015
The awards are the least racially diverse in 17 years.
Halle Berry's new show "Extant" is the first of of a recent trend: Oscar winning or nominated black actresses headlining new network shows.
Ellen Was the Perfect Host
March 03, 2014
For one thing, that Liza Minelli bit was amazing.
The Strange Scholarship of Incest
February 28, 2014
The strange scholarship on genetics and incest
The Best Picture Is a Sham
February 26, 2014
12 Years a Slave is a great film, but that's not why it'll win Best Picture. It'll win so that the Academy can forgive itself for making no other good films about slavery for the last hundred years.
The Oscars are less than two weeks away, and Hollywood has been in the news even more than usual. If this is partly because of the controversy surrounding Woody Allen, it is also the result of the terrific year of cinema that just ended.
Hate Awards Season Frenzy? Blame the Golden Globes.
January 09, 2014
The Golden Globes kick off the Awards Season frenzy.
Play It Cool, Bro
March 01, 2013
Seth MacFarlane is exactly what's wrong with American men.
February 23, 2013
Michael Haneke is a paragon of the benefits of a generous state-funded film industry.
February 21, 2013
How the animation giant stole Pixar's mojo.