While director Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel may have many faults, the characterization of Lois Lane isn’t among them. As portrayed by Amy Adams, she’s dedicated to finding the truth, and more comfortable in a flak jacket than in a pantsuit.
HBO’s hit fantasy Game of Thrones is the most-pirated show on television today. White that may not be sustainable for the cable channel in the long run, right now it seems to be contributing to the “cultural buzz” surrounding the highly addictive series.
Although Jon Stewart is going to be missed during his three-month break from The Daily Show, John Oliver seems to be settling in nicely behind the desk.
Following news that plans are moving forward with a Blade Runner sequel, written by Green Lantern’s Michael Green, Spinoff’s Anna Pinkert makes a case for leaving some films just the way they are.
From Spring Breakers to The Bling Ring, good girls gone really, really bad are a hot topic in indie film, underscoring our fascination with girlhood and the corruption of innocence.
It’s been virtually impossible to view blogs or social media this week without encountering histrionic reactions to Sunday’s episode of Game of Thrones, putting into stark contrast one of the differences between fans of the TV series and fans of the books.
With even director J.J. Abrams acknowledging Alice Eve’s underwear scene in Star Trek Into Darkness was gratuitous, Spinoff’s Anna Pinkert considers when nudity (or near-nudity) serves the story, and when it only titillates.
With Sunday’s return of Arrested Development, Netflix managed an impressive feat, creating destination viewing on a shoe-string budget. But the test will be whether the streaming service can do the same thing again.
Although the eagerly anticipated fourth season of Arrested Development on Netflix doesn’t fully recapture the magic of the first three, it does contain plenty of laughs — and quite a few Easter eggs.