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A Blue Hair’s Guide to the Best and Worst of Old-Guy Makeup

During tomorrow’s Academy Awards, one of the awards given out will be for makeup. (Technically, the prize is Best Makeup and Hairstyling.) Admittedly, this isn’t among…

The Ghosts of Best-Of Lists Past

Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards broadcast marks the start line of what could be called “the major awards circuit,” with the Grammys on February 10th and…

Why Do Movies Assume That Women Want to Fuck A Monster Like the Fishman in ‘Shape of Water’?

The Oscars have spoken and one thing is clear: Get Out should’ve had some fish dick. The Shape of Water’s win for Best Picture proves…

The Jonathan Demme Movie You Should Watch Tonight That Isn’t ‘Silence of the Lambs’

Oscar-winning filmmaker Jonathan Demme died today at the age of 73. And while he made many indelible films, there was never any such thing as…

An Oscar for Effort