by Jessica Goldstein Posted on October 15, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
"These characters are all battling how to be authentic, not how to be black or authentically black, because that’s fiction. It’s an illusion. "
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on October 5, 2014
Let's talk about 'Gone Girl.' Here there be spoilers! You've been warned.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on October 1, 2014
No director, no cast, no script, not yet. But that’s not what movies are about. Everyone knows that a movie is born when an ’80s game and a studio love each other very much.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on September 19, 2014
An investigation of The Ordinary Guy Who Deserves More, one of our worst movie male archetypes.
by Zack Ford Posted on September 19, 2014 Updated: September 19, 2014
Pride's light-hearted portrayal of a real-life partnership between a gay rights group and striking coal miners models how the LGBT movement has advanced so quickly.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on September 12, 2014 Updated: September 12, 2014
How do you make a movie about early-onset Alzheimer’s that is honest but not so devastating that no one will want to see it?
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on September 10, 2014 Updated: September 10, 2014
Talking to filmmaker Robert Kenner about his new documentary, Merchants of Doubt.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on August 13, 2014
You know how to whistle, don't you?
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on August 5, 2014 Updated: August 5, 2014
What do filmmakers hope to achieve when depicting the death penalty on screen?
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on August 4, 2014
Saving lives, taking names: how the Guardians of the Galaxy succeed where so many superheroes fail.