Column That Defended Scarlett Johansson’s Trans Casting Taken Down

An article about Johansson’s controversial casting by a conservative writer published on Business Insider was deleted—but the Internet never forgets. Scarlett Johansson sparked a firestorm of criticism for taking the role of Dante “Tex” Gill, a trans man, in the upcoming film Rub & Tug. Fuel was added to this representational More...

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By admin On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Things We Saw Today: Amber Ruffin Sings “White Women Watching Me” on Late Night with Seth Meyers

Amber Ruffin has long been the best part of Late Night with Seth Meyers. Between “Amber Says What” and “Jokes Seth Can’t Tell”, the scene-stealing comic is a force to be reckoned with. More...

By admin On Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Things We Saw Today: The Haunting Trailer for Sea of Solitude Drops at E3

EA Originals has released a trailer for their new game Sea of Solitude, and it is giving us deep Guillermo Del Toro meets Hayao Miyazaki melancholy feels. The title, in development by Jo-Mei Games, centers on a More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Better Limber Up for More Bending and Snapping, Because Legally Blonde 3 Is Officially in the Works!

I’ll be honest. After seeing and loving the first Legally Blonde film back in the day, I never saw Legally Blonde 2: Red, White, and Blonde. Mostly because Holy Craptastic Title, Batman! However, I would More...

By admin On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Gina Prince-Bythewood is Taking Her Time with the Delayed Silver & Black Movie

When plans for a Silver & Black film was announced, we were excited. When Gina Prince-Bythewood joined the film as director, we were even more so. A female superhero two-hander directed by a woman of color? More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018

Why Couldn’t Solo: A Star Wars Story Figure Out What to Do With Thandie Newton?

**Warning: Spoilers for Solo: A Star Wars Story ahead.** Solo: A Star Was Story is out today, and for the most part, I agree with pretty much everything Kaila said in her review. I found the movie to be fun, More...

By admin On Saturday, May 26th, 2018

Interview: A Fantastic Woman‘s Daniela Vega Emphasizes the Importance of Empathy

If you haven’t had the chance to see A Fantastic Woman, this year’s Oscar-winning film in the Best Foreign Film category, you now have the chance, as it came out this week on Digital HD and Blu-ray. More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Things We Saw Today: Spike Lee Calls Trump a “Motherf@#!er” For Not Speaking Out Against the KKK. He’s Not Wrong.

Spike Lee’s forthcoming joint, BlacKkKlansman, tells the true story of a black police officer in 1979 Colorado who infiltrated the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan with the help of a white colleague. The More...

By admin On Sunday, May 13th, 2018

A Mother’s Day Tribute From a Former Foster Child

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and mothers everywhere are top of mind, honored for their unconditional love and for the countless hours they invest ensuring their offspring become productive members of society. More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Spoiler-Free Review: Avengers: Infinity War Is a Gutsy Movie Full of Surprises

I’ve been writing about Infinity War for the better part of a year, but I was not prepared for what it had in store. I stared at it slack-jawed for the last ten minutes, astonished at the places where Marvel More...