- ‘Game of Thrones’ Recap: New Alliances Begin to Form as War Approaches
SPOILER ALERT: Do not keep reading if you have not seen Season 7 Episode 2 of “Game of Thrones” This week’s episode of “Game of Thrones” opened at Dragonstone, the new island home base of Daenerys Targaryen. The island […]
- ‘Doctor Who’ Showrunner to Press: ‘Shut the Hell Up’ About Jodie Whittaker...
Outgoing “Doctor Who” showrunner Steven Moffat blames the media for what he says is a false narrative about backlash against the casting of a woman in the show’s title role. “There has been so many press articles about the […]
- ‘Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency’ Sneak Peek Hints at Season 2 Case
“Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency” was one of the final pop culture pieces to present at San Diego Comic-Con this year, but fans of the BBC America sci-fi series were not left disappointed. That’s because a new sneak […]
- Film Review: Kathryn Bigelow’s ‘Detroit’
At their best, liberal film dramas that tackle the monumental issue of race in America have offered humanity and insight. It’s safe to say, though, that when Hollywood gives us a portrait of racial tragedy and injustice, it’s probably a […]
- Why ‘Wonder Woman’ and ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Should Lead to More Female-Centered...
How has the box office loved “Wonder Woman?” Let us count the ways. First, its opening weekend, which earned over $100 million in North America thanks in part to nearly universal support from the critical community. But that was just the […]
- Disney’s Split With Jake Paul Spotlights Challenge for Social-Media Sensations
Actor and vlogger Jake Paul had a good thing going: a burgeoning audience for his antics on social media and a group of die-hard fans who enjoyed his presence on the kooky Disney Channel program “Bizaardvark.” Playing to both crowds, […]
- ‘Wonder Woman’ Becomes Top Earning Summer Movie at the Domestic Box Office
Step aside, Star-Lord. As of this weekend, “Wonder Woman” is officially the highest grossing summer film at the domestic box office. With $389 million, the DC Comics movie from Warner Bros. has passed the previous leader, […]
- ‘Dunkirk’ Leads Global Box Office With $105.9 Million Debut
“Dunkirk” is soaring to first place at the global box office. Christopher Nolan’s latest looks to beat out expectations on the domestic end with $50.5 million. On top of that, the World War II epic is bringing in $55.4 million on […]
- L.A. Theater Review: ‘So Long Boulder City’
Jimmy Fowlie imagines the one-woman Emma Stone performs off-screen in 'La La Land,' nailing the narcissism of a certain kind of actress. […]
- ‘Insecure’ Boss on Season 2: Issa’s Single Life, Reuniting with Lawrence, and Going...
As the showrunner of “Insecure,” Prentice Penny spends a lot of time thinking about how to tell the stories of the young African-American woman at the center of the show — Issa Dee, played by Issa Rae — in a […]