Spring Breakers is a movie that is just like its trailer. And that’s something. A lot of movies have fantastic trailers and then you fin..
Just a couple of weeks after I wrote about movies that inaccurately get called “smart,” along comes a classic example of that species: Par..
If movie franchises were condiments, The Wizard of Oz would be ketchup. You can make gourmet mustard, extra-spicy hot sauce, and fresh..
There is something wonderful to me about stories that imagine what would happen if oppressed people took revenge on their oppressors. ..
-They talk about “blasting Indians” right away. Some kids’ movie.
-I memorized a lot of these songs at some point as a kid while on..
There’s a moment in Sparkle where Whitney Houston’s stern matriarch character looks directly at her fame-seeking daughters over Sunday..
Buying a ticket as a single man for a film where everyone knows the theme is male exotic dancers and plenty of armadillo-in-your-trousers ..
“Oh no!” my boyfriend shouted one day when I was driving.
This is not something that should ever be uttered when I’m behind the wheel..
When I was a teenager, I remember thinking that no book or movie got anywhere near what it’s like to go through puberty. It seemed to ..
You don’t expect to walk out of a spanking-new $130 million 3D sci-fi action spectacular and find yourself saying, “They sure don’t make t..
Let me paint a picture for you: I’m about seven years old and I’m at Disney World with my family. I know only light and wonder. Then my ..