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The truth about Napoleon and Josephine’s marriage, divorce, and lasting legacy

What is life like in Palestine? These short films offer a glimpse.

Did the Scream franchise just fall apart?

The violence against Indigenous women in Killers of the Flower Moon isn’t just historical. It’s an ongoing crisis.

Leave the World Behind is a slick and stylish apocalyptic thriller

When is a nose just a nose? A brief history of non-Jews playing Jews onscreen.

The Ballad of Songbirds & Snakes might be the best Hunger Games movie yet

Eli Roth’s Thanksgiving is finally here. Was it worth the 16-year wait?

The Marvels, goofy and bold, shows there’s still some magic left in the MCU 

Priscilla and Sofia Coppola’s lonely girls

The long, long Hollywood strikes have ended

Hollywood is missing the big picture on the opioid crisis

Killers of the Flower Moon and who gets to tell an Osage story


How The Conjuring became the Marvel of horror

From Amityville to Annabelle, the Warrens on film are a lie

The surprising science that explains why we love thrillers

Five Nights at Freddy’s, the cult horror game turned movie, explained 

What the end of Killers of the Flower Moon means

The complicated relationship we have with Will and Jada Pinkett Smith’s complicated relationship

The wisest choice in Killers of the Flower Moon

The movies to watch for this fall

The actors strike negotiations have broken down

Why you should be watching more short films

Cat Person, Fair Play, and Brett Kavanaugh

On The Royal Hotel, Louis C.K., and burning it all down

The new Exorcist movie proves how much the world has changed since 1973

More evidence the streaming wars are (kinda) over: You can watch Dune on Netflix

Was The Blind Side’s white savior narrative built on a lie?

Dumb Money and what actually happened with GameStop, explained

The Hollywood writers’ strike is over — and they won big

Two young missionaries made headlines. Two new docs look at why.

Sound of Freedom wants to raise awareness about child trafficking. Here’s what it’s really doing.

What’s the state of the Hollywood strikes?

It’s not just famous actors and big-name writers the Hollywood strikes are hurting

People forgot how to act in public 

How should we remember Trinity Site, where the first nuclear bomb was tested?

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