Movies

Conservative media company releases film starring 'uncanceled' actress Gina Carano
Gina Carano
un-canceled

Conservative media company releases film starring 'uncanceled' actress Gina Carano

A short history of Disney's LGBTQ+ representation
Pixar and Disney characters.
Briefing

A short history of Disney's LGBTQ+ representation

Why is Jurassic World's big finale about bugs?
Bryce Dallas Howard.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

Why is Jurassic World's big finale about bugs?

What makes a good legacy sequel?
Tom Cruise.
Briefing

What makes a good legacy sequel?

Top Gun: Maverick has biggest Memorial Day opening ever
Tom Cruise
danger zone

Top Gun: Maverick has biggest Memorial Day opening ever

'The perfect summer blockbuster'
Tom Cruise.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

'The perfect summer blockbuster'

Pleasure isn't anti-porn — it's anti-work
Sofia Kappel.
Mark Asch

Pleasure isn't anti-porn — it's anti-work

Multiverse of Madness doesn't exist to make fans happy
Doctor Strange 2.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

Multiverse of Madness doesn't exist to make fans happy

Everything you need to know about the Avatar sequels
Avatar 2.
Briefing

Everything you need to know about the Avatar sequels

8 burning questions for the 2022 summer movie season
Summer movies.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

8 burning questions for the 2022 summer movie season

John Oliver dissects 1997's Air Bud and its selective flouting of the rules
John Oliver dissects Air Bud
Johnsplaining

John Oliver dissects 1997's Air Bud and its selective flouting of the rules

Petite Maman makes the arthouse film accessible to everyone
Petite Maman.
Picture of Andy CrumpAndy Crump

Petite Maman makes the arthouse film accessible to everyone

An indie director plus a big budget equals The Northman
The Northman.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

An indie director plus a big budget equals The Northman

No one wants a grown up wizarding world
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore.
A.A. Dowd

No one wants a grown up wizarding world

The bittersweet nostalgia of Apollo 10 ½
Apollo 10.5.
Samuel Goldman

The bittersweet nostalgia of Apollo 10 ½

Seeking redemption in Father Stu
Mark Wahlberg.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

Seeking redemption in Father Stu

Pining for a Best Chris movie
Chris Pine.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

Pining for a Best Chris movie

The 1951 film that explains why modern news is so bad
Ace in the Hole.
Steve Larkin

The 1951 film that explains why modern news is so bad

Flash and Fantastic Beasts star Ezra Miller arrested in Hawaii bar
Ezra Miller sings with his band
Karaoke Crimes

Flash and Fantastic Beasts star Ezra Miller arrested in Hawaii bar

The Oscars' greatest nail-biter
Best actress candidates.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

The Oscars' greatest nail-biter

Cruella's camp doesn't deserve the name
Cruella.
Joshua Goodstein

Cruella's camp doesn't deserve the name

Sandra Bullock's one last (rom-com) job
The Lost City.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

Sandra Bullock's one last (rom-com) job

The unfamiliarity and relatability of Drive My Car
Drive My Car.
Chase Hutchinson

The unfamiliarity and relatability of Drive My Car

The Big Bad is back
Vladimir Putin.
Picture of Jeva LangeJeva Lange

The Big Bad is back

Turning Red deserved to be Pixar's 1st movie back in theaters
Turning Red.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

Turning Red deserved to be Pixar's 1st movie back in theaters

A surprisingly hopeful Batman
Batman.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

A surprisingly hopeful Batman

Colin Farrell's best comeback ever
Colin Farrell.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

Colin Farrell's best comeback ever

The pictures got small — maybe that's okay
Oscars.
Picture of Noah MillmanNoah Millman

The pictures got small — maybe that's okay

The Day After, all over again
The Day After
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

The Day After, all over again

10 movies to ruin your Valentine's Day
A bleeding heart.
Picture of David FarisDavid Faris

10 movies to ruin your Valentine's Day

Kimi, Soderbergh, and the limits of control
Steven Soderbergh.
Vikram Murthi

Kimi, Soderbergh, and the limits of control

In defense of Gal Gadot's Death on the Nile performance
Gal Gadot.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

In defense of Gal Gadot's Death on the Nile performance

The 2021 Oscar nominees could really use the bump
Benedict Cumberbatch.
Picture of Neil J. YoungNeil J. Young

The 2021 Oscar nominees could really use the bump

The biggest shocks of the 2022 Oscar nominees
An Oscar.
Picture of Brendan MorrowBrendan Morrow

The biggest shocks of the 2022 Oscar nominees

Moonfall is a vintage big-ticket disaster movie
Patrick Wilson.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

Moonfall is a vintage big-ticket disaster movie