Six Spot: Which 2003 Best Original Screenplay Contender Had Their Oscar Buzz ‘Lost In...

Join us for the twenty-second entry of our Six Spot series. Sofia Coppola had quite the year in 2003. Not only did the filmmaker win...

Top 10: Best Music Biopics

"Rocketman," which covers the life and career of legendary singer, Elton John, is now in theaters. The film is the latest in a long...

Women in Film: Tamra Davis Explores Female Trauma and Empowerment in ‘Guncrazy’

Women in Film is a weekly column that examines films directed by women. All films selected for this column are currently streaming online. To...

Emmy Circuit: Outstanding Animated Program

Welcome to the 2019 Emmy Circuit series, where we analyze and predict all your favorite TV series and their chances with the Television Academy (at...

Genre Geeks: Pros and Cons of the ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale (*MAJOR SPOILERS*)

After eight seasons, HBO's "Game of Thrones" is officially over. Whether or not co-creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss concluded their fantasy saga as strongly...
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Will Smith, Guy Ritchie, and Cast of ‘Aladdin’ Share Laughs at LA Press Conference

"Disney magic is real," Will Smith declared over the weekend at the press conference for "Aladdin," Disney's latest live-action adaptation. Eight-time Academy Award winner Alan...

Emmy Network Spotlight: Will FX Dance Their Way To Multiple Emmy Wins?

Welcome to the 2019 Emmy Circuit series, where we analyze and predict all your favorite TV series and their chances with the Television Academy (at...

Top 10: Best High School Comedies

The awkwardness of high school is fertile ground for comedy. Hormones/puberty, the first glimpses of freedom, romantic entanglements, and beginning to figure out one's...

Six Spot: Which Actress Was Left Out Of the 1994 Best Actress Field?

Welcome to the nineteenth entry in our Six Spot series. The year 1994 features some of the most contentious Oscar races. "Forrest Gump" was selected...

Emmy Circuit: Reality Host

Welcome to the 2019 Emmy Circuit series, where we analyze and predict all your favorite TV series and their chances with the Television Academy (at...

Genre Geeks: Five ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Theories

The penultimate episode of "Game of Thrones" was a pressure cooker that exploded into lurid flames. Daenerys Targaryen -- the renowned "Breaker of Chains"...

Genre Geeks: Chewbacca’s Greatest Moments In Honor of the Late Peter Mayhew

Recently, the world lost a legend: Peter Mayhew, the 7'2" British actor who originated the role of Chewbacca in 1977's "Star Wars: A New...

Six Spot: Which Actor Sang A Sour Note in the 2002 Best Actor Race?

Welcome to the eighteenth entry in our Six Spot series. Few Oscar wins are as memorable as Adrien Brody's Best Actor performance for "The Pianist"...

Exclusive: Composer Jim Dooley Takes Us Behind the Music of ‘A Series of Unfortunate...

Jim Dooley has been composing music for film and television for nearly twenty years. He won an Emmy award for the dearly departed series,...

Top 10: Best Movies About Writers

The "Lord of the Rings" novels may take place in the fantasy world of Middle Earth. But the imagination of author J.R.R. Tolkien stems...

Awards Profile 2019: Edward Norton’s ‘Motherless Brooklyn’ from Warner Bros.

Welcome to the 2019 Awards Profile series, where we talk about films coming to a theater near you in the coming year (at least...

Top 10: Best War Movies Ever Made

War is a constant throughout human history, but very little of the population actually participates. For most, silver screen depictions are as close as...

Women in Film: Gillian Armstrong’s ‘My Brilliant Career’

Women in Film is a weekly column that examines films directed by women. All films selected for this column are currently streaming online. To...

Top 10: A Toast to Wine in Film in Honor of ‘Wine Country’

Pop open a bottle of Pinot and celebrate Amy Poehler’s “Wine Country!” The film hits Netflix streaming this weekend and follows a group of...

Six Spot: Which Actress Missed Out On The Category Fraud Filled 2015 Supporting Actress...

Welcome to the seventeenth entry in our Six Spot series. If only supporting in name, the Supporting Actress category has yielded some of the...

Top 10: Best Month of May Releases Of All-Time

May has become a major marker in the summer movie season. Over the past two decades or so, May has turned into a breeding...

Top 10: Best Moments in ‘Shrill’

Hulu recently made the announcement their popular series “Shrill” would return for a second season. To celebrate the good news, we are listing ten...

Costume and MUHA Showcase: Hulu’s ‘The Act’ and Becoming Monsters and Killers

CRAFT CIRCUIT: Hulu's buzzworthy series "The Act" showcases to audiences a  dramatized iteration of the Gypsy Rose Blanchard case. A true crime story that...

Top 10: Most Anticipated Film Releases Coming in May

Another month, another slate of films to dive into! While fans are still drying their eyes from "Avengers: Endgame," there's more in store this...

Top 10: Best Movies Starring Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson is a modern day icon. Last year, he set a record for acting earnings in any year with $124M. His movies have...
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Top 10: Dramatic Actors Who Should Do More Comedies

Audiences remain familiar with  Charlize Theron's work through her consistently dramatic choices. But the Oscar winner rarely dabbles into the comedy genre. Theron may...

Genre Geeks: Defining Moments of the Winterfell Fallen

Last week's 'Game of Thrones' episode, "The Long Night," featured the deaths of six beloved characters who perished during the Battle of Winterfell. Although...

Top 10: Best Directorial Debuts From Actors

For many A-list actors or actresses, success in Hollywood often leads to a transition into filmmaking. Directorial debuts by actors always have an additive...

Six Spot: Which Actor Fell Victim To The Joker in The 2008 Supporting Actor...

What better way to celebrate the Sweet Sixteen in our Six Spot series then by looking at a slew of performances by men well...

Top 10: Best Horror Movies to Ever Be Remade

We all know the feeling of finding out a movie you love is being remade. There is always a sense the new creative team...

Genre Geeks: Five Instances Of Impressive Auteur Genre-Flipping

In honor of acclaimed French filmmaker Claire Denis's first foray into science fiction with “High Life” – still playing in select theaters across the...

World Circuit: Inside Jamaica’s Growing Film Industry

Though it may not be making major headlines, Jamaica's film industry is currently having a significant moment in the spotlight. This month's release of...

Top 10: Marvel Cast-Directed Films

As actors within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, our favorite celebrities star in different projects. Some have even directed a film or two of their...

Artist Profile on Costume Designer Judianna Makovsky of ‘Avengers Endgame’

CRAFT CIRCUIT: Costume designer Judianna Makovsky is behind some of the biggest moments in modern pop culture history. Active since the late eighties, Makovsky...

Top 10: Best Oscar-Snubbed MCU Aspects

Until the 91st Academy Awards were held, the Marvel Cinematic Universe had yet to receive a coveted Oscar. There had been a handful of...