A beautiful tale of love comes from one of recent history’s most terrible eras of hate. Jojo Rabbit is told in a way that could only be done by Taika Waititi, and has become one of the most misunderstood films of the year. Adapted from the novel Caging […]
Karen M. Peterson
Writer and podcaster for Awards Circuit, Citizen Dame, and The Watch and Talk. Hobbies include movies, TV, awards shows, Angels baseball, and tweeting about celebrities.
The best known villain in the realm of comics is Batman’s arch nemesis, the Joker. The so-called Clown Prince of Gotham. The Jester of Genocide. The Ace of Knaves. Since his introduction in Batman #1 in 1940, the Joker has made an appearance in nearly every on-screen outing […]
In the two years since It was unleashed on the world, enthusiasm for the second half of the story has been high. The bar was set and many wondered if director Andy Muschietti could recapture the same magic he had elicited from his child stars with their adult counterparts? […]
The past week has given women plenty of reasons to be angry. So have the last year and decade, for that matter. Over on Twitter, we asked the question: What are your favorite films about female rage? And today, we are here to answer with our own.
The things we do for love. Sometimes, no matter how hard we adore them, our favorite actors insist on showing up in movies that test the limits of “for better or worse.” For this round, I chose the 2014 flick, Let’s Kill Ward’s Wife. This was mostly for […]
One very interesting thing about Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s nomination to the Supreme Court in 1993 is, for most people, that was the moment she began to exist. This icon of feminism and femininity has spent her 25 years on the court championing the rights of the under-served […]
There are plenty of worse ways to spend your time than watching a terrible movie. But sometimes a movie provides such a miserable experience, it’s easy to forget there are much more awful things happening in the world. Such is the case with my What I Did For Love […]