movie-review

‘Election’ Is About Everything We Fight About Online

“None of this would have happened if Mr. McAllister hadn’t meddled the way he did. He should’ve just accepted things as they are, instead of…

The Pathetic, Desperate Badassness of ‘Hellboy’

You’ve probably heard that the new Hellboy is terrible — and boy, is it ever — but the strongest emotion it elicits isn’t contempt. It’s actually…

Donald Glover’s Incredible, Disappointing Weekend

On Friday night, Donald Glover gave the world a visionary concert. Performing at Coachella as his musical alter ego Childish Gambino, the 35-year-old multi-hyphenate didn’t…

‘Shazam!’ and the Long-Gone Innocence of Superhero Movies

In my house growing up, there were many things about pop culture that my dad and I disagreed about. (For instance, he preferred Star Wars,…