Truth tellers are a dying breed in our Fake News age.
We’ve seen that up close in the news media. Reporters warp reality until even left-wing fact checkers are blowing …
Sequels rarely, if ever, lap the originals.
Worst case scenarios include “Zoolander 2,” “Caddyshack II” and, gasp, “Jaws 3D.” Even well-intentioned sequels (“Godfather III”) come up embarrassingly short.
So it’s …
A British newspaper offered a timely lesson this week … by accident.
The liberal Guardian covered VaughnGate, arguably the most important news story of the last 48 hours. Actor Vince …
Terry Gilliam teased an interviewer recently, and her fellow scribes quickly rallied against the Monty Python legend.
Gilliam suggested he identified as a black lesbian, and that white males shouldn’t …
The best indie films don’t treat audiences like children.
Major plot points aren’t spelled out in crayon or Voice of God-style narration. The audience is trusted to tease out the …
Women have more power in Hollywood today than ever before.
That’s a mixed report card, though.
The industry’s gender imbalance is well documented, and progress is coming in fits and …
There’s too much blood, sweat and cinematic tears spilled in “1917” to be crushed by a gimmick.
It still comes too close for comfort.
Director Sam Mendes’ film, a brilliantly …
In “Underwater,” no one can hear you muttering, “what the bleep is going on?”
This “Alien” clone features indecipherable jump scares, dialogue and kills. What did she say? Where is he …