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The (Mostly) Unseen Onscreen History of John C. Reilly

Before most actors and actresses become stars, they spend years or even decades hustling for gigs, appearing in local commercials, indie movies, soaps or any…

How the World Turned on M. Night Shyamalan

If you’re looking to pinpoint the exact moment the public began to turn on Glass filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan — as a celebrity as well as…

Why We’re Still Weirded Out by Supportive Movie Husbands

When a movie features a marriage, but the marriage is not the scene of the action, then it’s likely that one spouse is a secondary…

20 Years Ago, ‘The Thin Red Line’ Brought Vulnerability to the Hyper-Masculine War Genre

I’ve never really cared much for war movies. It isn’t simply the way they often glorify violence — it’s the “ooh-rah” male chauvinism that defines so…