I think it’s possible the 2020 blockbusters that have been released so far were the ones the studios were comfortable dumping in empty theaters and/or on streaming. There are plenty of big movies from this year that aren’t out yet (Bond, Black Widow, Dune, In The Heights, Antlers, F9, The Green Knight, Top Gun, Free… Read more
Film is inherently a more literal medium than theater, I think. Even stage shows that try to seem realistic are bathed in artifice; in many productions, the artifice is part of the appeal. It’s easier to get an audience to accept archetype and metaphor and all kinds of dramatic exaggeration when everyone knows the… Read more
I for one welcome an SNL reviewer who still likes SNL.
Its core demographic has never understood YouTube, and never will.
Listen - Hannah Grose has become unstuck in time.
With you 100% on the Castle Rock flashbacks. Season one disappointed, and I gave up on season two, but I’ll defend The Queen as one of the best episodes of TV of the last ten years.