The subject of witchcraft in history is one which is deeply tied to women’s issues and feminism. The depiction of witches in popular culture has evolved from the Wicked Witch of the West in the Wizard of Oz, to Samantha Stevens in Bewitched, and finally to the ladies of American Horror Story: Coven. […]
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With the recent release of Set It Up on Netflix, film fans are asking, “Has the romantic comedy returned?” The genre that dominated the 1990s, the rom-com has suffered of late due to the glut of comic book movies, franchises, and the male-dominated belief that only women watch […]
The sub-genre of film noir is quite a complicated one, especially when viewed through a gendered lens. Made in 1946, Gilda is an iconic entry within the film movement, often rated alongside classics like: The Maltese Falcon and The Third Man. Gilda also stands as one of the most remembered femmes fatales in […]
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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 […]
The “Picks” series is a column devoted to letting us rank the individual things we love in entertainment. It’s still a very weird thing to say I’ll be in the presence of Jeremy Irons this weekend. I can pinpoint the exact moment I realized there was something wrong […]