By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 6, 2013
If we want to have a conversation about '12 Years A Slave' and contemporary politics, we need to focus on Benedict Cumberbatch's slave owner Ford.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on December 4, 2013
David Pierce reports that just 14 percent of movies made in the American silent era exist in their complete original format.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 25, 2013
Hollywood has huge power to shape minds. So why doesn't the movie industry trust itself to sell actors and characters of color to white audiences?
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By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 22, 2013
Apparently, beatings don't matter if they're occasional, and there are a whole lot of us who would be happier as other people's property.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 18, 2013
USA Today labeled the movie "race-themed" just because it's about black people. Here are ten movies about white people that better fit that label.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 15, 2013
Moviegoing's gotten increasingly unpleasant. Could revisiting old forms of short content, as Pixar has done and Netflix is considering, restore its charm?
By Alyssa Rosenberg on November 13, 2013
The Classification And Ratings Administration didn't invent the idea that we're more concerned about exposing our kids to sex than to gun violence.
Seriously, why is Disney selling us a movie about an awesome female villain by telling us how sweet and cute and brave 'Sleeping Beauty' is?
By Harris O'Malley on November 11, 2013
How to understand grindhouse fiction, according to a writer who works in the genre.
By Max Gladstone on November 8, 2013
What happens when kids who don't know the Indiana Jones story see it for the first time.