Emily Kubincanek

Emily Kubincanek is a Senior Contributor for Film School Rejects and resident classic Hollywood fan. When she's not writing about old films, she works as a librarian and film archivist. You can find her tweeting about Cary Grant and hockey here: @emilykub_
Alien Covenant

Ridley Scott Plans to Take ‘Alien’ Franchise in a New Direction

By Emily Kubincanek 

One of the most talked about aspects of ‘Alien: Covenant’ may play a bigger part in future ‘Alien’ movies. 


The Female Directors of Sundance 2018

By Emily Kubincanek 

Pay attention, you’ll be hearing a lot about these ladies soon.

Mary Magdalene Rooney Mara

‘Mary Magdalene’ Sounds Like an Interesting Take on Jesus’s Crucifixion

By Emily Kubincanek 

Rooney Mara to take on Christianity’s most important and most debated female figure.

Anna Karina

Possible Smoking Ban Will Change French Cinema

By Emily Kubincanek 

A staple of French cinema may be banned from film soon.

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Mara Wilson’s Personal Essay Speaks to a Larger Hollywood Problem

By Emily Kubincanek 

Stop for a moment and listen to what Mara Wilson has to say. It’s important.


Zendaya to Portray Real African-American Woman Who Passed as White

By Emily Kubincanek 

The story of Anita Hemmings is being adapted as a thriller.

Agatha Christie Adaptations Witness Dietrich

The Hollywood Royalty of Agatha Christie Adaptations

By Emily Kubincanek 

Hollywood’s best love a good whodunnit.

Cool Hand Luke

‘Cool Hand Luke’: A 50th Anniversary of Resilience and Defiance

By Emily Kubincanek 

In a time of war and political turmoil, ‘Cool Hand Luke’ found lasting defiance in Hollywood’s most charming man.

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The History of Horror’s Cult Following

By Emily Kubincanek 

There’s merit in even the worst horror films for cult fans.