Idris Elba Transforms Into an Entitled White Woman in SNL’s The Impossible Hulk

Last night saw Idris Elba hosting SNL for the first time. The charismatic actor seemed game for anything, and did his best with what he had, but the show felt lackluster overall. It’s a disappointing turn after the terrific John Mulaney episode last week, but the episode wasn’t without its bright spots. The best sketch of the night was More...

by admin | Published 1 week ago
By admin On Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

Things We Saw Today: The Red Band Trailer Promises a Bloodsoaked, Cursing Hellboy

Like most nerds, I’m a huge fan of Guillermo del Toro’s Hellboy films, 2004’s Hellboy and 2008’s Hellboy II: The Golden Army. GDT brought fantastical creature design, wit, and flawless casting More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

Things We Saw Today: The Secret Lives of Facebook Moderators Are Absolutely Horrifying

A deep dive into the employees who moderate content for Facebook is eye-opening and scary as hell. The Verge’s Casey Newton has published “The Trauma Floor: The Secret Lives of America’s Facebook More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

What We Know About the “Contemporary” Veronica Mars Revival So Far

It’s only been a few months since Hulu’s Veronica Mars revival was announced, and we don’t yet have an official release date beyond some time in 2019–”summer” has been thrown around–but More...

By admin On Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Things We Saw Today: A Behind-The-Scenes Look at the VFX of Alita: Battle Angel

Alita: Battle Angel is Hollywood’s latest attempt at bringing a beloved Manga property to life, and it has an all-star cast of creators behind it. The film, which is directed by Robert Rodriguez, is produced More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

Donald Trump’s Administration Changed the Definition of Domestic Violence When No One Was Looking

Back in April of 2018, Donald Trump’s administration very quietly and unceremoniously changed the definition of domestic violence, and it’s not clear why. Under President Obama, domestic violence was More...

By admin On Friday, January 18th, 2019

U.S. Senate Embraces Anti-Abortion Extremism Amid Government Shutdown

Welcome to The Week in Reproductive Justice, a weekly recap of all news related to the hot-button issue of what lawmakers are allowing women to do with their bodies! Ahead of the annual anti-choice “March for More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Captain Marvel Advance Tickets Are Now on Sale

In case you missed the news, tickets for Captain Marvel have been released, including special “fan event” screenings. As soon as I got the email from Alamo Drafthouse, you bet I scrambled to purchase More...

By admin On Saturday, January 5th, 2019

James Wan Calls Aquaman Special Effects Oscars Snub a “F-cking Disgrace” and We Agree

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has released the shortlist of ten films in the running for a nomination for Visual Effects. The films that made the shortlist are: Ant-Man and the Wasp, Avengers: More...

By admin On Saturday, December 29th, 2018

Was Loki Being Mind-Controlled in The Avengers?

Loki fans have argued for years that the trickster god was under someone else’s influence during his peak villainy in The Avengers. Now, Marvel would seem to confirm it. Loki is the driving antagonist of The More...