Remembering “Josie and the Pussycats,” the Last Bastion of Pop Cynicism
Now 20 years old, Deborah Kaplan and Harry Elfont's film still reads as a slyly subversive commentary on the slow, corporate death of popular music
“Shiva Baby” Is a Hilarious Treatise on the Pains of Being a Millennial
Director Emma Seligman and star Rachel Sennott talk sugar babies, career anxiety and the definition of Jewish comedy
It's Time to Pay the Queen of Sexploitation the Respect She Deserves
Doris Wishman is the most prolific female filmmaker who ever lived. So how come no one knows her name?
The Future of Hollywood Belongs to Lakeith Stanfield
His turn as an FBI informant in “Judas and the Black Messiah” is the latest in a string of generation-defining performances
The First Great Film of 2021 Attempts to Drink Away the Male Midlife Crisis
A group of friends embark on a journey of “controlled alcoholism” in Thomas Vinterberg's “Another Round”
What Draws So Many Boomers to America's Largest Retirement Community?
More than 130,000 seniors take up residence at Orlando's The Villages. A new documentary sets out to understand what brought them there.
Remembering “Heat” for What It Was: The Most Homoerotic Film of the ’90s
Nominally it's an action movie, but the simmering tension between De Niro and Pacino belongs to another genre
Is David Fincher’s “Mank” a Netflix Psy-Op? An Investigation.
There’s an intentionality to be ascribed to Netflix’s choice to give a green light to a script that the director himself confesses all the other studios passed on
“Hillbilly Elegy” and the Rise of the Award-Season Thirst Trap
Why did Amy Adams and Glenn Close choose to do such a bad movie? For the Oscar.