Max Covill

News Writer/Columnist for Film School Rejects. It’s the Pictures Co-host. Bylines Playboy, ZAM, Paste Magazine and more.
The Lives of Others

Whatever Happened to ‘The Lives of Others’ Remake?

By Max Covill 

The controversial Foreign Feature winner was to receive a remake nearly a decade ago. 

Reese Witherspoon - Big Little Lies

Reese Witherspoon: From High School Overachiever to Darling of Hollywood

By Max Covill 

Not content with Hollywood, Reese Witherspoon has changed the game. 

Shape Of Water

‘The Shape of Water’ Is a Film That Only Guillermo del Toro Could Make

By Max Covill 

The modern master of monsters has delivered his crowning achievement.

A Wrinkle in Time

The Future of Hollywood Is Now. Will We Embrace It?

By Max Covill 

The next few weeks could determine what graces our theaters for years to come. 

I Saw The Devil

Essential Korean Films To Quench Your Olympics Curiosity

By Max Covill 

Welcome to a genre of high emotion, plenty of gore, and new discoveries. 


Is It Finally Time to Worry About Pixar?

By Max Covill 

With Incredibles 2 and Toy Story 4 set as the next offerings, Pixar’s golden age is eons ago. 

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The Toxic Fandom Wars: ‘Black Panther’ Edition

By Max Covill 

Rotten Tomatoes, Facebook, and Twitter find themselves at the center of this unwinnable scenario. 

Call Me By Your Name

Why Are Limited Release Movies Still A Distribution Method in 2018?

By Max Covill 

The Florida Project and Call Me By Your Name were films damaged by this antiquated distribution strategy.

Emily Blunt Into The Woods

Emily Blunt Boards Disney’s ‘Jungle Cruise’

By Max Covill 

The ride-inspired movie will finally start production in May.