by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on December 20, 2013
'American Hustle' doesn't entirely hang together, but at times, it's a striking portrait of self-deception.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on December 17, 2013
An A to Z of some of the most striking movies released in 2013, including 'After Tiller,' 'Fruitvale Station,' 'Short Term 12' and 'Wadjda.'
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted 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.
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by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on December 4, 2013 Updated: 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 Posted on November 25, 2013 Updated: 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?
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted 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 Posted 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 Posted on November 15, 2013 Updated: November 14, 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 Posted on November 13, 2013 Updated: 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.
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?