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Were living through seismic shifts in the entertainment industry. And while many readers may not care about Producer X and Executive Y, tracking the latest industry shifts could very well impact the content entering your home in the near future.

‘Man Up’ Show Gives Men a Positive Platform
1 month ago

‘Man Up’ Show Gives Men a Positive Platform

These are turbulent times to be a man.

Film producer Harvey Weinstein, media figures such as Matt Lauer and Charlie Rose and actors like Kevin Spacey have been tossed from …
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Guess How Much ‘Vice’ Cost Its Struggling Studio?
1 month ago

Guess How Much ‘Vice’ Cost Its Struggling Studio?

Annapurna Pictures desperately needed a hit going into the 2018 Oscar campaign.

Instead, the struggling studio went 0 for 3 at the box office. Both “Destroyer” and “If Beale Street …
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Goldberg: Hollywood Conservatives Live in Fear
1 month ago

Goldberg: Hollywood Conservatives Live in Fear

Bernard Goldberg blew the whistle on mainstream media bias long before casual observers could spot it a mile away.

His groundbreaking 2001 book “Bias: A CBS Insider Exposes How the …
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Why Taylor Swift’s Political Awakening Rings False
1 month ago

Why Taylor Swift’s Political Awakening Rings False

Taylor Swift finally got the message.

The pop superstar stayed out of the political fray for what seems like eons in pop culture time. No woke PSAs. No concerts dripping …
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The Big Lie Behind ‘Captain Marvel’s’ Feminist Fight
2 months ago

The Big Lie Behind ‘Captain Marvel’s’ Feminist Fight

The battle over “Captain Marvel” began well before its March 8 release date.

The first female-led MCU feature since the franchise transformed Hollywood stars Brie Larson as the colorfully clad …
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Can ‘Lying Together’ Bring Rom-Coms Back?
2 months ago

Can ‘Lying Together’ Bring Rom-Coms Back?

Talk about lousy timing.

The recent parody “Isn’t It Romantic” dismantles many of the tropes tied to romantic comedies, or rom-coms for short.

  • The gay best friend
  • The grit-free …
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What’s Changed Since ‘Making a Murderer’ Season 2?
2 months ago

What’s Changed Since ‘Making a Murderer’ Season 2?

For those unfamiliar with the popular Netflix series, “Making a Murderer,” the show follows the murder trials of Steven Avery and his cousin, Brendan Dassey.

The two men were convicted …
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What You Don’t Know About MCU’s ‘Captain Marvel’
2 months ago

What You Don’t Know About MCU’s ‘Captain Marvel’

Thanos eradicated half the universe’s population in last year’s “Avengers: Infinity War.”

“Mr. Stark, I don’t feel so good.”

Now what’s left of the Avengers and the Guardians of the …
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‘Green Book’ Exposes Hollywood’s Race Relations Rift
2 months ago

‘Green Book’ Exposes Hollywood’s Race Relations Rift

Sunday’s announcement of “Green Book” as 2018’s Best Picture winner at the Oscars led to some drama.

Director Spike Lee – who had won previously that night for “BlacKkKlansman’s” screenplay …
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Guess What’s Missing from Redford’s Sundance Catalog?
2 months ago

Guess What’s Missing from Redford’s Sundance Catalog?

Diversity is part of the Sundance Film Festival’s DNA, according to its key members.

So why is it missing in one of the festival’s off-shoot products, one bearing a personal …
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