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Atomic Blondes

Atomic Blondes

Bombshell by Hope Madden Bombshell, Jay Roach’s depiction of the unrepentant sexual harassment that poisoned the work atmosphere at Fox News, is equal parts cathartic and depressing. Buoyed by strong…read more →

More Spooky, Less Ooky

More Spooky, Less Ooky

The Addams Family by Hope Madden Has anything ever embraced the outcast narrative with as much macabre panache as Charles Addams’s single-panel cartoons, The Addams Family? Their pride in themselves…read more →

Power Couple

Power Couple

Long Shot by George Wolf Long Shot‘s first success comes before the opening credits even start rolling. It’s right there on the movie poster: “Unlikely, but not impossible.” So before…read more →

Hey Lady, You Lady

Hey Lady, You Lady

Tully by George Wolf The character Tully doesn’t show up ’til nearly 40 minutes in, but by then the film Tully has its anchor: a sensational Charlize Theron. The Oscar-winner…read more →

The Trouble With Harry

The Trouble With Harry

Gringo by George Wolf Gringo roll call: Theron! Edgerton! Oyelowo! Seyfried! Copley! Newton! Even M.J.’s daughter, Paris (better call her Miss Jackson, in case we get nasty). The point is,…read more →

Call Me Kubo

Call Me Kubo

Kubo and the Two Strings by Matt Weiner Describing the story of Kubo and the Two Strings feels deeply wrong for a film that takes great pains to remind us…read more →