Yakmala: North

This is an appropriate image, though not for the reasons the filmmakers think. That critics have any power whatsoever is a myth we’ve all agreed upon. Yet, very occasionally, a review will become far more notorious than the movie that spawned it. None have accomplished this feat harder...

Watch This: The America...

Buy this. Now. We live in an era of great television. The idea that TV is better than movies isn’t even a bold statement anymore; it’s just a fact usually greeted with a halfhearted shrug and a “Whaddya gonna do?” The funniest part, to me, is that due to the tyranny of the PG-13...

I Miss Your Scent, Part...

Sometimes TV shows end. Sometimes, that’s a good thing. But on even some of the worst shows, the ones you wished the network had taken out to the Pine Barrens and put a bullet in, will have characters you just can’t let go. The ones that really resonated, and felt like they could have...

Lifetime Theater: Jodi ...

Some crimes, by their very nature, become imprinted upon the pop culture psyche. Some salacious detail, some head-scratching alibi, some bizarre circumstance, elevates what is by any sane metric a tragedy into a culture-wide joke. These are the crimes that Lifetime likes to adapt. And why...