Which is the very reason WHY Hollywood has a diversity problem.
I have been really encouraged by the emphasis on mental illness in television and film, as of late. I was struck by The Millennium Trilogy from Sweden. Based on Steig Larsson’s books, the films were directed by Swedish filmmakers Neils Arden Oplev and Daniel Alfredson and featured Noomi Rapace as the enigmatic and engaging heroine […]
Whedon’s attention to identity–politically and culturally–keeps the show fresh long after it has been dated
It’s been 20 years since BTVS aired. Here’s one moment, remembered.
A new superhero show, just like the old superhero show
Paolo Sorrentino creates films that are great visual feasts, featuring lonely men wandering through a desolate landscape of existential crises. Sorrentino’s This Must Be the Place features Sean Penn as Cheyenne, a retired rockstar in full on goth makeup, seeking out the man who was humiliated by his Nazi father during WWII. Youth stars Michael Caine and […]
Find a sense of mindfulness and calm with the simple joys of animation
Something funny happened on the way to episode 7: Donald Trump was elected President of the United States.
Joey Armstrong kicks off his recap series of Stephen Daldry’s new Netflix show.