by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on November 13, 2013
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 Posted on November 11, 2013
How to understand grindhouse fiction, according to a writer who works in the genre.
by Posted on November 8, 2013
What happens when kids who don't know the Indiana Jones story see it for the first time.
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by Posted on November 6, 2013 Updated: November 6, 2013
Now that movie audiences can "speak superhero," the stories filmmakers tell are getting more ambitious.
by Posted on November 1, 2013 Updated: November 1, 2013
A new movie about tabletop gaming sheds light on the battle for the soul of geekdom.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on November 1, 2013 Updated: October 31, 2013
Gavin Hood's taken the grand and terrible story of Orson Scott Card's 'Ender's Game' and made it look much smaller on the big screen.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on October 25, 2013 Updated: October 24, 2013
A.O. Scott's explanation why he let his kids watch an NC-17 movie is a reminder that there are rewards as well as risks for kids in challenging culture.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on October 21, 2013 Updated: October 21, 2013
'12 Years A Slave' is the rare movie that prioritizes a black man's character development over the growth of the white people who might learn from him.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on October 17, 2013
Wes Anderson's tended to put men of color in the corners of his stories. In 'The Grand Budapest Hotel,' one takes center stage for the first time.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on October 16, 2013
Charlie Hunnam's decision to drop out of 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' highlights a dilemma for any actor who takes the role-he's going to be treated like a woman.