Articles about 'Hollywood'

Don’t get swept into this Ocean

Lauren Fraser is not impressed by the Hollywood's continuing obsession with all-women reboots

Guest Blogger // 10 June 2018

Categories: Blog

Amy Schumer may be privileged, but she’s allowed to feel ugly

It’s dangerous to use a woman’s privilege to justify dismissing her feelings of being unworthy or out of place, writes Katie Jane

Guest Blogger // 18 March 2018

Categories: Blog

Tarantino, your apology is inadequate

Quentin Tarantino's response to the sexual abuse allegations against his long-time friend, Harvey Weinstein, is nowhere near good enough, writes Constanze Wilson

Guest Blogger // 11 November 2017

Categories: Blog

Don’t wake me up before you go-go

Sarah Wishart is not impressed with the toxic masculinity storyline of yet another space film, Morten Tyldum’s Passengers

Sarah Wishart // 11 January 2017

Categories: Films, Reviews

Talking to aliens

The female professor in Denis Villeneuve’s film about the arrival of aliens makes Alexandra Orlando hopeful for the future

Alexandra Orlando // 24 December 2016

Categories: Films, Reviews

Jurassic World and the man-o-sphere

Tony Mckenna offers a snappy take on Jurassic World’s crude reinforcement of the 'natural' order among dinosaurs as well as humans

Tony Mckenna // 22 July 2015

Categories: Films, Reviews

All the naked women of Wall Street

Lizzie Ferguson shifts uncomfortably in her seat, drowned by the ocean of naked women spilling from the screen

Lizzie Ferguson // 16 March 2014

Categories: Films, Reviews

It’s not about her

Try as she might, Lily Kendall does not detect the spirit of relationship in Spike Jonze's recent cyber romance

Lily Kendall // 10 March 2014

Categories: Films, Reviews

We saw your boobs

Philippa asks whether the Oscars opening song, "We saw your boobs" was funny or offensive

Philippa Willitts // 25 February 2013

Categories: Blog

UK premiere of Perfection: this Saturday @ the RIO Cinema, London

A film for those of you based in London and interested in the issue of body image in mainstream culture and how it influences women’s lives and behaviour: Perfection (2012),...

Ania Ostrowska // 7 February 2013

Categories: Blog

New review and COMPETITION: Lawrence of Arabia

Among other things, December 2012 is the 50th anniversary of the theatrical release of David’s Lean Lawrence of Arabia, a Hollywood epic that unfolds over almost four hours and is...

Ania Ostrowska // 28 November 2012

Categories: Blog

Ageism in Hollywood: Actor sues as IMDB reveals her age

An actor is suing Amazon because its Internet Movie Database posted her date of birth, which the suit claims has led to her struggling to win roles: The lawsuit alleges...

Jess McCabe // 19 October 2011

Categories: Blog

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