Posts tagged "film"

Superhero Movies Are About To Become Passé (Or Maybe Not)

Financial analyst Vasily Karasyov is predicting that superhero movies are going the way of the dodo. “The nature of any IP re-exploitation cycle (be it DVD, CDs, iTunes

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 25, 2015 - 10:30 am

These “Send Me Your Sexts” Videos Make Me Viscerally Uncomfortable, And That’s Kind Of The Point

Looking for a particularly awkward Valentine’s Day gift? Filmmaker Eileen Yaghoobian will turn your real-life sext exchanges into short films for $80. At, you can upload screenshots of your…

Claire Hannum | February 12, 2015 - 9:01 am

21 Movies That Changed How We Felt About Ourselves As Women

There’s something magical about movies. Whether you’re watching one in a dark theater, on a couch with some popcorn, or under the comfort of a blanket in your own bed,…

Huffington Post Women | October 30, 2014 - 2:45 pm

Watch The Horrible Beauty Of “The Eyes Of Hitchcock”

I’d say that “The Eyes of Hitchcock” from video essayist kogonada is right in time for Halloween season, but let’s be real, here, Hitchcock season is all year round. My…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 30, 2014 - 3:00 pm

Here’s A New Trailer For “Kink,” James Franco’s Documentary About BDSM Porn

“Kink,” a documentary about the porn web site, debuted in January at the Sundance Film Festival. Yesterday, the film, which explores the largest BDSM online porn empire, released a…

Jessica Wakeman | August 21, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Frisky Q&A: “What If” Star Zoe Kazan Talks Femininity & Feminism

I guess, in our post-“Harry Potter” world, a lot of people would be really excited when a new movie comes out starring Daniel Radcliffe.

Alas, I am not…

Jessica Wakeman | August 6, 2014 - 9:00 am

Huffington Post Wows With These “Garden State” Infographics

The much-loved movie “Garden State” turned a decade old on Monday and to celebrate the Huffington Post put together some epic charts to demonstrate what solid life lessons we can…

Claire Hannum | July 29, 2014 - 2:30 pm

New York Movie Theater Invites Babies To See “Nymphomaniac” For Free

“Nymphomaniac” is notorious for being one of the most sexually explicit movies of the year, but that’s not stopping New York’s Sunshine Cinema from letting babies attend screenings of the…

Ami Angelowicz | March 21, 2014 - 2:30 pm

“The Giver” Trailer Is Out & It’s Kinda Underwhelming

I’ve been waiting for Lois Lowry’s YA novel The Giver to be made into a movie ever since I was a kid reading the book 100 times. It’s not until…

Jessica Wakeman | March 19, 2014 - 11:40 am

Tired Of People Asking When You’re Going To Get Married And Have Kids? Get A Mannequin Family!

In a move I can only call brilliant, Starz Entertainment Group art director Suzanne Heintz shunned the traditional marriage and family life in favor of something far more unconventional. For…

Ami Angelowicz | March 6, 2014 - 3:30 pm

There Were Fewer Women In Charge In Hollywood In 2013 Than 1998

The rates of employment for women in film production are below what they were over a decade ago. Each year, the Center for the Study of Women In Television &…

Claire Hannum | January 15, 2014 - 12:20 pm

Parents Put Their Baby To Good Use By Recreating Scenes From Famous Movies

When the world’s most creative parents, Lily and Leon, found themselves in a new country, with a new baby and lots of extra boxes from the move, instead of slowly…

Ami Angelowicz | December 23, 2013 - 4:00 pm

One Woman Documents What It’s Really Like To Be 35 And Single

When Argentinian filmmaker Paula Schargodsky found herself 35, single and accidentally having slept through her last uncoupled friend’s wedding, she knew there was something “she didn’t want to face.” As…

Ami Angelowicz | December 10, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Gal Gadot: 5 Things To Know About Hollywood’s New Wonder Woman

Model and actress Gal Gadot is set to play the coveted role of Wonder Woman in “Man of Steel 2.” From the cover of the New York Post to a…

Claire Hannum | December 5, 2013 - 12:40 pm

There’s Full-On Vagina In The Official “Nymphomaniac” Trailer (NSFW)

You’d better watch the full-length trailer for Lars von Trier’s “Nymph()maniac” before YouTube realizes that there’s a fully exposed, bare vagina and pulls it. You can freeze frame and screen…

Ami Angelowicz | November 22, 2013 - 12:40 pm

A Fair And Honest Assessment Of James Deen’s Performance In “The Canyons” (By James Deen)

On his website, James Deen Blog: Boobs, Buttholes, Burritos (fantastic name, by the way, also NSFW), the multi-talented porn star took a moment to pen an honest review of his…

Ami Angelowicz | August 8, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: President Of The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences, Cheryl Boone Isaacs

The film industry is one that desperately lacks female influence, so Cheryl Boone Isaacs’ election as President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is a particularly cool…

Mary Odell | August 4, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Down With The Swirl: 7 Interracial On-Screen Romances

Meagan Good and Will Ferrell share an onscreen romance in the upcoming comedy “Anchorman: The Legend Continues.”
In the film’s trailer, funny man Ferrell tries “to break down the barriers…

Hello Beautiful | June 20, 2013 - 5:10 pm

Teen Lesbian Drama “Blue Is The Warmest Color” Wins The Top Prize At Cannes

French teenagers! Lesbianism! Philosophy! Jean Paul Sartre! “Long, explicit sex scenes”! This year, the prizewinning film at the Cannes Film Festival was after our own hearts! The three-hour long drama,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 28, 2013 - 7:00 pm
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