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‘Reality Bites’ Is 25, and Every Dude in the Movie Is Still a Huge Chode

On the 25th anniversary of Reality Bites, that Gen X classic starring Winona Ryder, Ethan Hawke, Janeane Garofalo, Steve Zahn and Ben Stiller, I should go…

Toward a Unified Theory of Paul Rudd’s Magically Ageless Face

The 91st Academy Awards were another occasion to officially highlight Hollywood’s A-list for exceptional performances, but it was also an occasion to unofficially award Paul…

The Long History of Failed Action Movies Based on Macho Toys

The Lego Movie was such a pleasant surprise when it hit theaters in 2014. Who would’ve expected that a movie based on building blocks —…

The Slow Burn of the Kid-Friendly Superhero Stoner Movie

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, the beyond-trippy animated Spider-Man movie co-written and -produced by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, was just nominated for an Academy Award…