12 years a slave
How public shaming on the Internet unfairly targets women
Amy Pascal's beauty regimen is nobody's business but her own.
On Apr 22, 2015 by Chris Osterndorf
Guy blames ‘social justice agenda’ for loss in film competition
Welcome to MovieGate.
On Feb 17, 2015 by Miles Klee
The unforgivable ‘Selma’ snubs show the Oscars still have a racism problem
Black people continue to ride at the back of the bus in Hollywood.
On Jan 15, 2015 by Nico Lang
If you hate Woody Allen, his Amazon show likely won’t change your mind
As a sometimes fan of his work, even I know it's probably not going to be very good.
On Jan 14, 2015 by Nico Lang
Why Hollywood’s best directors are ditching movies for the Internet
Has the mass exodus begun?
On Jan 14, 2015 by Chris Osterndorf
Why I want ‘Boyhood’ to lose at the Oscars
Richard Linklater's decades-spanning masterpiece has already won. It's time for another movie to stand alongside it.
On Dec 11, 2014 by Nico Lang
3 reasons we need a great black romantic comedy
It's time for black cinema to have its Annie Hall moment.
On Dec 3, 2014 by Chris Osterndorf
5 reasons everyone needs to see ‘Dear White People’
The Indiegogo-funded movie is coming to a theatre near you. Seek it out as soon as possible.
On Oct 24, 2014 by Nico Lang
I don’t know how to talk to white people about Ferguson
How does that conversation start?
On Aug 19, 2014 by [email protected]
The Alamo Drafthouse has some strong words for Greg Abbott
At least he's not running for president of the Magnited States of America.
On Jul 24, 2014 by Imad Khan
How Hollywood is failing black audiences
Online series like Awkward Black Girl have told original, fresh stories about black lives. Where are those voices on the big screen?
On Jun 30, 2014 by [email protected]
This ’12 Years a Slave’ fashion advice was a terrible idea
Do we even need to explain why this is terrible?
On May 19, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
TV’s rape problem is bigger than ‘Game of Thrones’
Don’t forget that if a rape does happen, it has to continue to be a part of the larger story.
On Apr 22, 2014 by [email protected]
Brad Pitt will bring ‘Anonymous vs. Steubenville’ to the big screen
Looks like Hollywood is on Deric Lostutter's side.
On Apr 1, 2014 by Miles Klee