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Andy Crump

Contributing Writer

Boston-based culture writer Andy Crump has been writing about film and television online since 2009. You can follow him on Twitter and find his collected writing at his personal blog. He is composed of roughly 65 percent craft beer.

Is Daniel Radcliffe trying to make us hate him?
Daniel Radcliffe.
Analysis

Is Daniel Radcliffe trying to make us hate him?

First Cow is a necessary portrait of platonic male affection
First Cow.
Analysis

First Cow is a necessary portrait of platonic male affection

Portrait Of A Lady On Fire is about truly being seen by another
Portrait of a Lady on Fire.
Feature

Portrait Of A Lady On Fire is about truly being seen by another

All good things must end, even The Good Place
The Good Place.
Opinion

All good things must end, even The Good Place

The best horror film of 2019 is secretly about toxic masculinity
Daniel Isnt Real.
Analysis

The best horror film of 2019 is secretly about toxic masculinity

Mister America is a mockumentary that feels unsettlingly real
Mister America.
Analysis

Mister America is a mockumentary that feels unsettlingly real

The Day Shall Come and the myth of the black nationalist terrorist
The Day Shall Come.
Analysis

The Day Shall Come and the myth of the black nationalist terrorist

Paolo Sorrentino's Loro is the perfect film for our lying times
Loro.
Feature

Paolo Sorrentino's Loro is the perfect film for our lying times

What Ad Astra reveals about Brad Pitt's relationship with his dad
Brad Pitt.
Analysis

What Ad Astra reveals about Brad Pitt's relationship with his dad

The cruelty of indifference
Hitler and Antonescu.
Opinion

The cruelty of indifference

Nightmare Cinema shows off the true range of the horror genre
A scene from Nightmare Cinema.
Analysis

Nightmare Cinema shows off the true range of the horror genre

Godzilla: King of the Monsters is an unlikely climate change movie
Godzilla.
Analysis

Godzilla: King of the Monsters is an unlikely climate change movie

Chris Pine and a banner year for male nudity
Chris Pine.
Analysis

Chris Pine and a banner year for male nudity

How Dan Stevens got weird
Dan Stevens.
Analysis

How Dan Stevens got weird

Robert Redford's last role is a dazzling film with a simple message: Do what makes you happy
Robert Redford.
Analysis

Robert Redford's last role is a dazzling film with a simple message: Do what makes you happy

The empty rage of Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 11/9
Michael Moore.
Opinion

The empty rage of Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 11/9

Let the Corpses Tan is an exhausting movie. That's what makes it great.
A shot from Let the Corpses Tan.
Analysis

Let the Corpses Tan is an exhausting movie. That's what makes it great.

Only Spike Lee could have made BlacKkKlansman
Director Spike Lee talks to John David Washington, who stars as Detective Ron Stallworth BlacKkKlansman
Analysis

Only Spike Lee could have made BlacKkKlansman

In Damsel, it's the men who are in distress
Robert Pattinson.
Analysis

In Damsel, it's the men who are in distress

How Ocean's 8 succeeded where Ghostbusters went wrong
The cast of Oceans 8.
Analysis

How Ocean's 8 succeeded where Ghostbusters went wrong

The world-burning of Michael B. Jordan
Michael B. Jordan.
Analysis

The world-burning of Michael B. Jordan

Why Iron Man was the most pivotal movie of the last decade
Iron Man.
Analysis

Why Iron Man was the most pivotal movie of the last decade

How Wes Anderson sneaks stop-motion animation into every film he makes
A scene from 'Isle of Dogs.'
Analysis

How Wes Anderson sneaks stop-motion animation into every film he makes